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15 hrs ago | In El Dorado County

Prescription Drug Take-Back Event in El Dorado County

Support the Health of Our Waterways and Environment. The El Dorado County Sheriff's office will host three locations in El Dorado County from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 26, 2014, to receive expired, unused, or unwanted prescriptions and over-the-counter medications.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

KCRA-TV Sacramento

Turf controversy brews at Tracy high school field

Students at Kimball High School in Tracy are concerned with the condition of the turf on their football field -- and the possible dangers it poses.

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Related Topix: Education Etc.

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Tahoe Daily Tribune

Food Bank to hold Hunger Response Network meeting in South Lake Tahoe

Hunger response agencies, organizations and individuals in South Lake Tahoe are invited to participate in the Food Bank of El Dorado County Hunger Response Network Meeting in South Lake Tahoe.

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Related Topix: South Lake Tahoe, CA

Business Journal

Development measures circulating in El Dorado County

Six ballot measures in El Dorado County are going through the signature-gathering process, includine one that would require the state to pay for needed expansions to Highway 50. It also wouldl control new development.

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Related Topix: Pollock Pines, CA, Camino, CA, Shingle Springs, CA

In El Dorado County

California Looking to El Dorado Hills' Recycled Water to Ease Drought concerns

Potable and non-potable water are stored in tanks on a hill above the El Dorado Water District, April 10, 2014.

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Related Topix: El Dorado Hills, CA, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

In El Dorado County

Diving Into the Wine Rush of El Dorado Wine Country

El Dorado means "the Golden," and it is notorious for its Gold Rush in 1848, which later established 2,000 acres of grapes planted by the turn of the century, making it the third most popular region in California.

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Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Recreational Vehicle, El Dorado/Honorbuilt, El Dorado, CA, California, Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Village Life

Candidates busy raising money

Election hopefuls are in the process of adding to their war chests using cash and in-kind contributions, fund raising and loans to finance their campaigns.

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Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, El Dorado/Honorbuilt

Village Life

Submit entry forms now for the El Dorado County Fair

Whether your peach cobbler is the best on the block, your pig the plumpest in the barn, or your web design simply "stellar," now's the time to submit your entry form to participate in the 2014 El Dorado County Fair.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

NEWSLINE

Sacramento County Sheriff's officials have arrested a male juvenile in connection with a double homicide at midnight Wednesday in a parking lot outside an Arden Arcade apartment complex on the 2000 block of Howe Avenue.

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Related Topix: Sacramento County, CA, Arden-Arcade, CA, Nevada County, CA

Sat Apr 12, 2014

In El Dorado County

Color Coding Initiatives for Confused Voters

I am writing to you in hope that you will publish my letter and help to clarify the confusion for local voters in regard to the local petitions circulating in El Dorado County.

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In El Dorado County

Sharon Scherzinger, El Dorado Transportation Commission Speaks to...

Sharon Scherzinger, Executive Director, El Dorado Transportation Commission. Prior to her work at the California Department of Transportation, she managed a two-billion dollar rail, transit, bicycle, and ferry bond program for the California Transportation Commission.

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Related Topix: California, California Government, Murphys, CA, Santa Clara County, CA

In El Dorado County

Controversial Historical Landmark in Placerville. What do you think?

In the days of 1849, when this city was called Hangtown, vigilantes executed many men for various crimes.

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Related Topix: Placerville, CA

In El Dorado County

South Lake Tahoe BOS Candidates face Bigger District Boundary

The prevailing belief is a crowded primary will split voters, with one candidate from either end of the district advancing to November's runoff.

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Related Topix: South Lake Tahoe, CA, Pollock Pines, CA

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

CHP helicopter crews help recover drowning victim, rescue rock climber

Helicopter crews with the California Highway Patrol's Valley Division were kept busy Friday, rescuing a man who had fallen from a cliff in El Dorado County in the morning and helping recover the body of a drowning victim in Nevada County in the afternoon.

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Related Topix: Nevada County, CA

In El Dorado County

Grand jury: El Dorado County improperly waived building fees

Chad Lundquist / Nevada Appeal / Jason Tyndall, 33, inspects the remains of his home on Lake Tahoe Boulevard on Tuesday in South Lake Tahoe.

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Related Topix: South Lake Tahoe, CA

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Cronan Ranch to close to public two days for weed control project

Two popular recreation areas along the south fork of the American River in El Dorado County will be closed two days next week for a weed-control project.

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Village Life

Hoffman for judge

The other is attorney Joe Hoffman, 44, who in 2012 came very close to unseating a recently appointed judge.

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Related Topix: South Lake Tahoe, CA, Sacramento County, CA

In El Dorado County

Candidates for Supervisor & Trails in El Dorado County

A previously little known special interest group of trail advocates in El Dorado County held a candidate forum and succeeded in what many thought was impossible: Hosting a candidate forum of All candidates for Supervisor and getting full responses from all attendees and doing it in under two hour.

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Related Topix: Placerville, CA

Village Life

Highway 50 to close Sunday for blasting

The Transportation Division of El Dorado County's Community Development Agency will implement full closures of both directions of U.S. 50 between El Dorado Hills Boulevard and Bass Lake Road, as well as closures of the Latrobe Road onramp to eastbound U.S. 50, the Bass Lake Road onramp to westbound U.S. 50 and White Rock Road between Valley View ... (more)

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

KCRA-TV Sacramento

Grand jury: HS football field 'potentially dangerous'

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