Financial focus: Work to become a better investor

08:00 am | On Sept. 1, we observe Labor Day — a celebration of the American worker. Of course, you work hard at your own job, but, when you think of it, every worthwhile endeavor in life requires significant effort — and that’s certainly the case with investing.…

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High school superintendent hired by Elk Grove Unified

Chris Hoffman

12:15 pm | El Dorado High School District Superintendent Christopher Hoffman was selected as Elk Grove Unified School District’s new superintendent by the Elk Grove District Board of…

Sep 18 2014 / No Comment / Read More

King Fire nearly 71,000 acres: Arson arrest made; Swansboro evacuated

12:12 pm | The King Fire exploded to 70,944 acres between Wednesday night and Thursday morning. And although there had been no official connection, a man was arrested…

Sep 18 2014 / No Comment / Read More

Wildfire smoke advisory

03:11 pm | The King Fire is creating smoky conditions in some areas of El Dorado County, prompting the county’s Air Quality Management District and Health and Human…

Sep 17 2014 / No Comment / Read More

Planning Commission halts Town Center apartments

09:22 am | Last Thursday the El Dorado County Planning Commission denied plans to build a 250-unit luxury apartment complex in Town Center in the project’s current form,…

Sep 15 2014 / No Comment / Read More


Lady Trojan harriers edge new league foes

12:18 pm | FOLSOM — Just one point separated the Oak Ridge girls cross country team from the Sierra Foothill League victory Wednesday at the first league meet at the Willow Hills course…

Sep 18 2014 / No Comment / Read More

Offense carries Trojans to victory

10:28 am | Andrew Lacowski and Ryan Sullivan were some of offensive weapons that helped the Oak Ridge High football team to a 45-28 non-league…

Sep 14 2014 / No Comment / Read More

Lady Trojans sweep Bruins

09:11 am | In their first and only nonconference volleyball meeting Wednesday, Oak Ridge and Ponderosa provided excitement in front of their respective fans inside the…

Sep 14 2014 / No Comment / Read More

Runners compete at Lagoon Valley Classic

09:16 am | It was another great day of racing as the Oak Ridge cross country teams tackled the Lagoon Valley Classic Cross Country Invitational’s challenging…

Sep 9 2014 / No Comment / Read More
Trojans beat Bulldogs at goal line Oak Ridge captures Craft Late Trojan goals subdue Ponderosa Troy beats old foe