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Drug Take Back on April 26

On April 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sheriff John D’Agostini, along with the South Lake Tahoe Police Department and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, will give residents of El Dorado County another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring […]

No Comment / April 21, 2014 | Posted in News | Read More »

Cai knows her mission

SEARCH AND RESCUE volunteer Noreen McClintock walks with her 6-year-old German Shepherd Cai at Wild Oaks Park in El Dorado HIlls.  Cai is a trained area wilderness, live find and cadaver search dog who along with McClintock participated in rescue efforts  following the mudslide in Darrington, Wash.  Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

He may not look heroic — in fact, with the tug toy hanging from his mouth and his tongue hanging out, this German shepherd looks downright goofy. When his owner, Noreen McClintok, gives him the “search” command, however, the goofy animal is gone, replaced by a focused, intent dog who does not give up. On […]

No Comment / April 21, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

EID adopts mandatory irrigation schedule, watering day restrictions effective April 22

At its Monday, April 14, board meeting, the El Dorado Irrigation District Board of Directors approved changes to its Drought Action Plan which included specific watering restrictions that will go into effect April 22. The district is currently in a Stage 2 Water Supply Warning in which the district has asked all customers to voluntarily […]

No Comment / April 21, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Immigration Services welcomes new American citizens

With his official certificate as a naturalized American citizen, Kwi Tae Kim, right, receives his voter registration packet from Baldemar Garcia, Sacramento County Elections Department. Kim moved to California in 1992 from Seoul, Korea, and came to Folsom in 1994, where he operates a dry cleaners in the Central Business District. His wife is from Honolulu, Hawaii. Photo by Roberta Long

For the second year in a row, the U.S. Citizenship and Naturalization Services came to the Folsom Public Library for the Naturalization Ceremony for new American citizens. Patsy Johnson from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services congratulated the 40 people who had completed the rigorous process to receive citizenship. She emphasized that leaving their homelands […]

No Comment / April 21, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: April 10-16

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Burgled April 10: A burglary was reported on Wyndham Place. Tagged April 10: Deputies found a vehicle with false registration tags parked in Town Center. They tagged it for towing. Open door April 11: A thief stole items from an unlocked vehicle parked on […]

No Comment / April 21, 2014 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Grand Jury applications are now available

Beginning now, the citizens of El Dorado County once again have the opportunity to become a part of the 2014-15 Civil Grand Jury of El Dorado County. The Grand Jury is an excellent vehicle for committed men and women to keep government close to and responsible to all of our county’s citizens. Applicants must be […]

No Comment / April 20, 2014 | Posted in News | Read More »

Past due state taxes bring arrest

Guy Archbold

An El Dorado Hills Man was arrested on April 15 on charges of tax evasion. A Franchise Tax Board press release stated that Guy Archbold, 62, a CEO for a software company, was charged with alleged tax evasion for failing to file state income tax for 2007, 2008, 2011 and 2012. He also allegedly failed […]

No Comment / April 17, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »