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El Dorado bird tests positive for West Nile Virus

The El Dorado County Environmental Management and Health Services departments received confirmation earlier this week that a bird found in El Dorado County has tested positive for West Nile virus, the first for 2011. The bird, a swallow, was found on Aug. 22 south of the town of El Dorado.  There have been no human […]

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expo

MARSHALL junior volunteers Nekaela Edralin and Aaron Downs pose with Marshall Mouse (Sahana A.) at the health expo. Courtesy photo

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Mr. & Mrs. Fitch: Celebrity is as celebrity does

POWER COUPLE — Mrs. Fitch (Kris Hunt) and Mr. Fitch (Alan Price) share a moment while waiting to hear whether or not they have saved their jobs as gossip columnists. Photo by Jennifer Rathner

Meet gossip columnists Mr. and Mrs. Fitch. When the social circuit no longer provides juicy morsels, when the pressure to create news in our never-ending news cycle becomes just a bit much, it’s time to toss back the martinis, toss around the bon mots and realize that great celebrity can just appear out of thin […]

No Comment / September 02, 2011 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Research before you donate

EDITOR: Are members of the community frustrated by the fundraising that is taking place at Safeway stores? For over two years now, shoppers have had to endure a request for donations that is posted on the computer screen by which the grocery bill is transacted.  In addition, the clerk also asks the customer: “Would you […]

No Comment / September 02, 2011 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Teen Court in Placerville invites new participants

Volunteer training is at 6 p.m. on Sept. 14. El Dorado County students in grades eighth through 12 are invited to take an active role in the juvenile justice system through the Teen Court program. Volunteer training will be conducted on Sept. 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. in El Dorado County Superior Court, 495 […]

No Comment / September 02, 2011 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,News | Read More »

Sac fine arts center gets bold

"Shadows of Blue" by Phil Saxon, 2010 Createx Color Award

The Sacramento Fine Arts Center will host Bold Expressions, Northern California Arts 56th annual international open-juried art exhibition, Oct. 4-29. The judge this year is Margot Shulzke PSA, an internationally known artist and teacher. A special Second Saturday Reception will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Oct. 8. The closing reception and awards presentation […]

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The Knightly news: Constituents have high interest in redistricting 2011

Supervisor John Knight

By John Knight District 1 supervisor I have received a number of calls and questions in the past few months about redistricting in El Dorado County and especially around District 1, which currently covers major sections of El Dorado Hills and Cameron Park. I was surprised that the redistricting of supervisorial districts, which is required […]

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