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Placerville Businesses Propose Welcome Sign Advertising Events

It’s considered the gateway to the Sierra—a small city, rich in history nestled along Highway 50 on the way to Lake Tahoe—but many people drive right past it.

06/29/2015

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Man Accused Of Exposing Himself Minutes After Registering As Sex Offender

Placerville police say they have arrested a man accused of exposing himself a few minutes after he registered with the police department as a sex offender.

06/24/2015

Scene of the fire. (Source: Diana Duncan)

Firefighters Battling Grass Fire In El Dorado County

Crews are fighting a grass fire near Highway 49 in the Placerville area.

06/15/2015

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Call Kurtis: Can Computers Cancel Flights?

A Placerville couple booked a Hawaiian trip online, but one leg of the trip was removed from the itinerary and no one told them. Unfortunately, they didn’t know about it until they were already in Hawaii.

05/06/2015

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Knitting Group Looking For More Hospitals To Donate To

It started off simple enough – a group of women living at White Rock Village wanted to knit hats for family and friends.

05/03/2015

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Placerville Man Breaks Into House, Eats Tater Tots And Falls Asleep On Couch

Police say a would-be burglar was sidetracked by snack and naptime Thursday afternoon, heating up some tater tots and then taking a snooze on the sofa of the house he broke into.

04/24/2015

Esposito's booking photo. (Credit: El Dorado County Sheriff's Office)

Deputy: Placerville DUI Suspect Yelled Racist Taunts During Arrest

A Somerset woman was arrested on suspicion of DUI after deputies say she was spotted driving erratically in Placerville.

04/17/2015

Crampton's booking photo. (Credit: El Dorado County Sheriff's Office)

Detectives: Pollock Pines Woman Hit Ex-Boyfriend With Car

Deputies say they believe a Pollock Pines woman intentionally hit and seriously injured a man with her car.

04/17/2015

Humbird's booking photo. (Credit: El Dorado County Sheriff's Office)

El Dorado County Sheriff’s Deputy Accused Of Domestic Violence

An El Dorado County Sheriff’s Deputy has been arrested on accusations of domestic violence.

03/20/2015

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3 People Arrested In Connection With Murder Of El Dorado County Man

Four police have been arrested for the murder of an El Dorado County man who was found dead earlier in February.

02/20/2015

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Comeback Couple: Homelessness Unites Diamond Springs Pair

It’s their first Valentine’s Day together as a married couple, but their journeys to this moment weren’t easy. It took homelessness to find love.

02/14/2015

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Storm Brings Rain, Snow, Thunder, House Fire To Northern California

The rain turned into snow a lot lower than expected making for a mess on the roadways. In the Blue Canyon area, Hector Ochoa and his family weren’t expecting to get stuck in four hours of messy traffic between Sacramento and Kingvale.

02/06/2015

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