El Dorado County

Pilot Hill search connected to fleeing driver

A search that closed off roads Thursday in the Pilot Hill area of El Dorado County was connected to a fleeing motorist from a California Highway Patrol pursuit that started in Amad ...

Hundreds gathered on the steps of the state Capitol to show their support for the State of Jefferson

  SACRAMENTO --   In the biting cold and drizzling rain, the State of Jefferson movement assembled on the Capitol steps to give a voice and a face to their grievanc ...

Two dead in Oak Hill shooting

An El Dorado County man is being held without bail after being arrested on suspicion of killing his mother and brother. Milo Lloyd Wallace, 49, was arrested Thursday afternoon. H ...

Leeds arrested for fraud

PLACERVILLE — On October 26, Braden Scott Leeds was arrested in South Lake Tahoe by El Dorado County District Attorney investigators after a nine count felony complaint was f ...

Enjoy living art at Lotus Bonsai

One of the hidden gems of El Dorado County is the Lotus Bonsai Nursery, owned and operated by Scott Chadd who has over 45 years of experience in the art form. I visited the Placerv ...

Farmers - from market to restaurant

Where else in El Dorado County can you capture the smells and tastes of fresh European cooking and baking than in — Cameron Park? For the past seven months, hungry patrons ...

Hands4Hope kicks off second school supply drive for local children

The El Dorado County youth-driven nonprofit organization, Hands4Hope, is kicking off their second school supply drive to benefit children in need in El Dorado and Sacramento counti ...

Get pampered for a good cause at Adagio in EDH

El Dorado County’s domestic violence calls are 62 percent greater than the state of California as a whole. Donna Huston and the stylists at Adagio for Hair Salon want to cha ...

Man shot, injured at El Dorado County home

CAMERON PARK – Law enforcement officials are on the scene this morning of a shooting in the 2600-block of Coach Lane in El Dorado County’s Cameron Park. The shooting a ...

Anti-violence organization gets boost from state

The effort to prevent homelessness is receiving a boost in El Dorado County. The Placerville-based Center for Violence-Free Relationships is receiving $55,500 from the state Depar ...

Abatement program implemented for pesky mosquitoes

Still waters may run deep but this time of year standing water is breeding territory for mosquitos, a health problem for which El Dorado County has only a minimal defense because o ...

Media Life: El Dorado County’s self-guided movie-location tour wows

Living so close to Tinseltown does have its advantages on occasion, including having a troupe of thespians filming literally in your backyard. Placer County has had its share of m ...

El Dorado County health officials warn of chipmunk, squirrel danger

Due to increased plague activity in the Tahoe Basin area last fall, El Dorado County health officials advise caution this summer. The California Department of Public Health routin ...

Six nabbed for allegedly selling pot in two El Dorado County businesses

Four area residents, and two others, have been arrested on various charges including possession of marijuana for sale following a three-month investigation by El Dorado County l ...

Community rallies behind El Dorado County CASA lunch box program

The CASA box lunch program in El Dorado County has brought the organization thousands of dollars to help children in crisis. CASA, Court Appointed Advocates, are trained and superv ...