Deputy Shoots, Kills Mountain Lion That Kept Following Family On Trail Near PlacervilleA deputy had to shoot and kill a mountain lion that was following a family and couldn’t be scared away, the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office says.
One Year Later, What Happened To Placerville Boy Roman Lopez Remains A MysteryOne year later, the death of a Placerville boy is still a mystery.
Placerville Police Arrest Suspect Wanted For Armed RobberyPolice have arrested a man for allegedly robbing a gas station in Placerville.
Mayor Condemns Placerville Proud Boys Chapter: ‘We Don’t Want You In Placerville’Placerville residents held a protest Tuesday evening, calling on city leaders to take action after a hate group showed up at a Toys for Tots event last weekend.
Placerville Residents Outraged After White Supremacist Group Shows Up At Toys For Tots EventA Toys for Tots event in Placerville took a troublesome turn over the weekend after police said a white supremacist group showed up to help.
Placerville Farm Donates Christmas Trees To People In Need Amid PandemicYou'll pay a pretty penny for a Christmas tree, but some can't afford one this year. Many are struggling with less or no work during the pandemic – that's why Fudge Factory Farm is donating Christmas trees to people in need.
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.