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Samurais played role in El Dorado County history

Coloma is on its way to becoming home to another historic landmark involving samurai warriors, a Japanese civil war and the first Japanese colony in America. More than 130 years ag ...

Media Life: Gold Rush grub with a twist of Lyme

Today’s California cuisine is a long way from a Hangtown fry or other Gold Rush grub but it traces its roots to mining communities like Auburn and Coloma (and Deadwood and Murder ...