Local Japanese Americans Celebrate First Foothold In AmericaSamurai driven from Japan by civil war established the Wakamatsu Colony outside Placerville in 1869, near where the Gold Rush began
CHP: Driver Almost Hits Caltrans Workers With Reckless DrivingA driver was arrested for reckless driving on SR-193 Tuesday after officers said he tried to pass slow traffic and almost struck two CalTrans workers.
Orangevale Man Killed In Crash Off Highway 50A 32 year old man was killed from a head-on crash with a tree.
Car Smashes Into Tree In PlacervilleA woman's car was severely damaged when she drove it into a tree Sunday morning in Placerville. 
Neighbors React To Woman Arrested For Torturing ChildrenPatricia Taylor has been adopting and fostering children for years. Now, the 63-year-old is accused of torturing those children. 
El Dorado Sheriff: Woman Tortured And Abused Adopted Daughters For YearsA Placerville woman is in jail following her arrest on a list of disturbing charges.
18-Year-Old Placerville Resident Dies In El Dorado County CrashAn 18-year-old Placerville resident was killed in a crash in El Dorado County on Tuesday night.
Turkeys Aplenty In Placerville, Experts Cite Mating SeasonSpring means more turkey sightings, experts explain why.
Small Plane Crashes At Placerville Airport, 2 Taken To HospitalTwo people were taken to the hospital after a plane crashed at the Placerville Airport.
Man Steals $1,500 In Baby Formula From Placerville Walmart, Gets Away Through Fire ExitAuthorities have released surveillance photos of a man suspected of stealing a large amount of baby formula from a local Walmart.
Man Arrested After Leading Chase In PlacervilleA Placerville man is under arrest after authorities said he led them on a chase Wednesday morning.
Oldest Jewelry Store In The West Closing After 166 YearsThe oldest jewelry store in the west is closing its doors after 166 years. 
Residents Digging Out Of Snow After 4 Days Of Winter AdvisorySeveral feet of snow trapped drivers, caused power outages, and canceled classes into Tuesday.
Snowy Weather In Foothills Caused Power Outages, Canceled SchoolThe snowy weather caused many people to change their plans for the day.
Foothill Communities Wake Up To Snow; I-80 Reopened In SierraInterstate 80 remains closed after the cold storm that also brought some low snow to Northern California.