Folsom lake

Drought forces early removal of boats from Folsom Lake Marina

EL DORADO HILLS, CA - David and Linda Gordon have been boating on Folsom Lake for a quarter-century. Friday found El Dorado Hills couple at the marina, taking their boat out for on ...

El Dorado Hills resident wins 48th annual Camellia Cup

Sailor Craig Lee of El Dorado Hills had been competing in the Camellia Cup, the Sacramento area’s longest running sailboat regatta, since the age of 14. On Sunday, Lee finall ...

Task Force: ‘Human health’ is top priority of California's new drought plan

Flexibility was the word of the day for a multi-agency federal and state drought action plan released Wednesday. In a media conference call, members from multiple agencies fielded ...

Folsom Lake region teetering on deeper water cuts

Water usage continues to top regional agency meetings, ranging from El Dorado Irrigation District, Folsom City Council, San Juan Water District and Placer County Water Agency. EID ...

Drought is top of agenda for Folsom-Sacramento regional meeting

FOLSOM, CA - With California Gov. Jerry Brown officially declaring a drought, and Folsom Lake dropping more than 10 vertical feet in a month, local and regional leaders gather ...

H1 Unlimited hydroplanes unable to run at Folsom Lake this year

Officials of H1 Unlimited, the series that brought Unlimited Hydroplane racing back to Sacramento in 2013 after a 45 year absence, have announced that the low water level in Folsom ...

Folsom Lake facing drought level water again

FOLSOM, CA - It may be December and a storm may have blown through mid-month, but the level of water in Folsom Lake dropped 10 feet in elevation in just a matter of weeks. On Nov. ...

Editor's View: Top 10 common-sense stories

Every year, the newspaper is hit with requests to do stories on issues which should be common sense, in my opinion. I’ve decided to compile them here. Pin it to your refriger ...

You’re in the field, and your deer tags disappear; now what?

Regulations state that as soon as you drop a deer, you are to immediately fill out the tag and attach it to the horns. If you have an antlerless tag and you harvest a doe, the tag ...