Customers Embrace Christmas Spirit As Tree Farms Open Early In Placerville Amid PandemicThe pungent smell of pine fills your nose despite wearing a mask at Carson Ridge and McGee Christmas tree farms in Placerville. It’s the smell some customers couldn’t wait to get into their homes.
Communities Take Aim At 'Unenforceable' Coronavirus CurfewIt’s Friday night before the coronavirus curfew kicks in, but the lack of enforcement has emboldened some people and businesses who said they plan to ignore the rule.
Placerville Small Businesses Join Forces Against Chain Store Eyeing Main Street LocationPlacerville mom and pop shops are joining forces to try and block a chain store from coming to Main Street, a place where no shop is the same.
Shutoff Fatigue: Some El Dorado County Residents Enduring Third Blackout In 2 MonthsIn Placerville, some neighbors are experiencing their third Public Safety Power Shutoff in two months.
California Foundation Offers Lifeline For Placerville Family Impacted By Power ShutoffsFor people who rely on their power to keep life-saving equipment in their home running, Public Safety Power Shutoffs can be especially stressful. For some, there are now lifelines available for people to count on during extreme fire conditions.
Placerville Moves Forward With Plans For More Local Control Over PG&E PowerThese shutoff events often spark a lot of anger and frustration in the affected communities. Now Placerville is taking big steps to take back control from PG&E.
El Dorado County Residents Call Public Safety Power Shutoffs 'Déjà Vu'It's the first Public Safety Power Shutoff of the year, but this time it's happening while many are stuck at home.
Owners Of Placerville Restaurant Apple Bistro Caught On Camera In Confrontation With State InspectorsA showdown between restaurant owners and state inspectors was caught on camera Thursday in Placerville. Apple Bistro is one of a few restaurants in El Dorado County that has defied state orders and kept their doors open.
'Lose The Noose': Placerville Protesters Clash Over Century-Old Hangtown NicknameA protest in Placerville to abolish the “Hangtown” nickname was largely peaceful Friday evening.
3rd El Dorado County Eatery Has Its Health Permit Suspended Over COVID-19 Protocol ViolationsA Placerville restaurant had its health permit suspended over coronavirus safety protocol violations, officials said.
Apple Bistro In Placerville Encouraging Customers To Not Wear Masks, El Dorado County Plans EnforcementA Placerville restaurant openly violating public health rules is getting a mix of backlash and support.
Placerville Debates Whether To Remove Noose From City Logo
Placerville Boy Roman Lopez's Disappearance And Death Still A Mystery After 6 MonthsThe mysterious disappearance and death of 11-year-old Roman Lopez still haunts Placerville.
Once-A-Week Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Site To Open At El Dorado County FairgroundsA once-a-week drive-thru coronavirus testing site will open at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds on July 14.
Flyers Promoting Known White Nationalist Blog Plastered Around PlacervilleSeveral business owners in downtown Placerville were shocked Tuesday to find flyers plastered on storefronts in area, promoting a known white nationalist extremist blog and podcast.