Outlook for today’s investors: Less certainty — but potential opportunities

Iain Marshall

08:00 am | The world of today is vastly different from the one that existed in, say, 1974. Innovations such as the Internet, smartphones, tablets, Facebook, Twitter and so on have made our lives more enjoyable, efficient and productive in many ways, and have vastly improved our access…

May 10 2015 / No Comment / Read More
Featured Stories

Sheriff’s deputy suspected of drug-related activity

Mark Zlendick

10:55 am | An El Dorado County sheriff’s deputy was arrested in Nevada on May 19. Douglas County sheriff’s deputies responding to a 911 hangup at a Minden residence…

May 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More

Hometown Hero: Patrick Iriwn

08:00 am | Patrick T. Irwin has received an Air Force Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) scholarship to California State University, Sacramento, Calif. Scholarships are awarded on a merit…

May 20 2015 / No Comment / Read More

Hometown hero: Autumn Porter

Major Autumn Porter

11:07 am | Autumn Porter (Veatch), a native of California and Oak Ridge High School graduate, has been promoted to the rank of Major in the U.S. Army and will…

May 19 2015 / No Comment / Read More

El Dorado County home to three 2015 California Gold Ribbon Schools

10:59 am | State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson has announced that 193 middle schools and 180 high schools have been honored under the state’s new Gold…

May 19 2015 / No Comment / Read More


Baseball: Oak Ridge suffers first postseason loss

10:30 am | SACRAMENTO — An opportunity to score runs came and went fast for Oak Ridge in Tuesday’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division I game against Granite Bay at Union Stadium on Tuesday night.…

May 20 2015 / No Comment / Read More

EDH Elite U17 girls take State Cup

The El Dorado Hills Elite U17 Girls club team won its division in the State Cup Championship for the NorCal Premier Soccer League. Courtesy photo

11:55 am | By Jennifer Yoakum The El Dorado Hills Elite U17 Girls club team is celebrating after the incredible victory over the American River Freedom on…

May 19 2015 / No Comment / Read More

Track and Field: Trojans, Grizzly boys take first place

10:00 am | Sewell, Belluomini 3-time league champs Three El Dorado County high school track and field teams completed for their league championships last week…

May 19 2015 / No Comment / Read More

Taz swimmers hit the pool

Taz swimmer Rand Peterson, 11-12 boys, swims the 50-yard butterfly during Saturday’s Mock Meet. Courtesy photo

08:43 am | The El Dorado Hills Tasmanian Devils swim team kicked off its 50th season with its Mock Meet on May 16, which gives…

May 18 2015 / No Comment / Read More
Track & field: Varsity boys top in league Trojans advance to semis after ‘Vintage’ win Softball: Lady Trojans drop league finale Trojans tighten 2nd place hold