editor's view

Editor's View: Folsom Cattle Drive, reader feedback on tap

After a week of vacation, following a hectic two weeks of production on the 50 Things to Do Summer Fun Guide and Folsom Lake Entertainer, this bone-tired ink slinger found his way ...

Editor's View: Death and elections are life's only certainties

It was shocking to hear about the passing of Jeff John, one of Folsom’s code enforcement officers. Considering he was only 42 (my age), with a small child, it made his death ...

Editor's View: Joe Hoffman is running for judge seat in El Dorado County

Joe Hoffman, local barrister, is seeking the gavel of an El Dorado County Superior Court judgeship. Already a “judge pro tem,” Hoffman threw his proverbial hat in the ring last ...

Editor's view: Taking a peek inside the editor's e-mail

Here’s a common question I’m asked: “What can I do to make sure my press release gets in the paper?” I receive requests for coverage and press releases from countless fundr ...

Editor's View: Group serves area newcomers

After a holiday break from penning this weekly column, it’s time to get back into things. Ruth Anderson moved to Folsom a little more than a year-and-a-half ago based on a photo ...

El Dorado County open about possible library budget cuts

GOVERNMENT BEAT – It’s been crazy the last few weeks. Water plummeting in Folsom Lake to dangerous levels, the Folsom City Council smacking the knuckles of the Utilities Depart ...