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Prevent house fires

CAMINO — “Across the nation over 236,000 house fires occur annually and they peak in January due to the winter weather. Many of these fires are preventable so here are some key things you can do to reduce your chance of becoming a statistic” according to Cal Fire Amador-El Dorado Unit Chief Mike Kaslin. The No. […]

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AMC films new reality series in EDH

A production crew from cable channel AMC filmed a segment for an upcoming reality show at Barber Jon’s World Famous Barber Shop last week. According to the AMC website, the “Game of Arms” series to debut in February travels around the country to “look inside the raw and highly competitive world of American arm wrestling.” […]

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Recalled solar panels still being replaced in EDH

July 9, 2013 had been a relatively quiet day for Alicia Barranco. She had recently been released from the hospital and was recovering at home. She smelled smoke and thought it might be toast or a coffee pot burning. She went back to bed after being unable to find the source of the smell. But […]

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Nutting gets new date

A Friday hearing, largely in the judge’s chambers, for Ray Nutting outlined possible dates for jury selection for the District 2 county supervisor’s trial jury selection. Two days, plus an afternoon after normal court is held, will be used for jury selection starting Feb. 11, continuing Feb. 13 and 14. Defense attorney David Weiner noted […]

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Troy pins down War Challenge

Portilla places first For a second consecutive year, host Oak Ridge won the Trojans’ War Wrestling Challenge team title. The Trojans finished with 197.5 points. Orland was second with 173 and Granite Bay third at 142. “We’re focused on getting better each week,” Oak Ridge head coach Casey Rhyan said. Six Trojan grapplers competed for […]

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Team Storm celebrates 2013 accomplishments

The El Dorado Hills U13 Girls Competitive team STORM took first place in the NOR CAL Soccer League 2013. Playing some very tough games this season, Team Storm was able to come out ahead with only one loss. The girls played hard, had fun and were very successful this season. Team Storm, coached by Mike Ulrich, Dave Likins and […]

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20 best to worst family movies of 2013

If you’re thinking of renting a family DVD, check out this list of best to worst movie choices to watch with your kids. “Frozen” is the best movie of 2013 because every age will enjoy it equally. The cinematography is breathtaking and the full musical soundtrack is on par with “The Lion King.” There are several twists […]

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