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Placerville Man Accused Of Making Sexually Explicit Calls To Women

PLACERVILLE (CBS13) - A Placerville man has been arrested on suspicion of making sexually explicit phone calls to El Dorado County women. The El Dorado County Sheriff's Office says they've been fielding reports of the incidents over the past six months. Several women reported that an unknown man had

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-20 20:05:00

Placerville man accused of stalking, making sexually suggestive phone calls

A Placerville man accused of making sexually suggestive phone calls to women and stalking one victim has been arrested. Over the past six months, El Dorado County sheriff's deputies have taken several reports of a man calling women and making rude, sexually suggestive comments on the phone. The wome

SACRAMENTO BEE - 2017-09-20 22:28:00

Mexicans dig through collapsed buildings as earthquake kills more than 200

MEXICO CITY - Police, firefighters and ordinary Mexicans dug frantically through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings early Wednesday, looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake in decades as the number of confirmed fatalities stood at 225. Adding poignancy and

WHITTIER DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 12:12:16

Rainbow Fund opens doors wider at Boys and Girls Club

Last year the El Dorado County Veterans Memorial Building Council, which represents all seven congressionally chartered veterans' organizations in the county, was one of the many groups and individuals whose generous donations helped build the beautiful new Boys and Girls Club in Placerville. But de

MOUNTAIN DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-20 17:09:11

Republican women to host assemblyman

The El Dorado County Republican Women Federated invite everyone to attend its luncheon and meeting featuring guest speaker Assemblyman Kevin Kiley, District 6. The meeting is Thursday, Sept. 21 at the Smith Flat House Cellar and Grill, 2021 Smith Flat House Road in Placerville. The meeting begins at

MOUNTAIN DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-20 17:00:43

At a glance: Fall for fall

After all the hot weather the arrival of autumn on Friday, Sept. 22 is welcome. Hopefully everyone can get out the sweaters and turn the air conditioner off for the season. Bring on some cool air. Cool time It will be a cool time at the Shingle Springs Community Center, 4440 South Shingle Road in Sh

MOUNTAIN DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-20 17:00:36

All musical tastes to be satisfied at Pops Concert

For those who appreciate music of all styles, there is nothing like attending a live performance and the Sierra Symphony may have exactly what you are looking for during its upcoming Pops Concert. From classical music to pop culture pieces, this concert has something for everyone. "We'll be playing

MOUNTAIN DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-20 15:38:06

Grow For It! Establishing native plants

Alice Cantelow You've decided to add the beauty of native plants to your garden, bought ones that are well suited to your area and you are ready to sit back and relax. Everyone says that "once established," they'll need little or no water. But wait - how exactly do you do that? The key is to get you

MOUNTAIN DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-20 14:40:06

Calaveras netters beat Union Mine in five sets

It took the Calaveras High School volleyball team five sets to do so, but it finally picked up a win away from its home gym. Calaveras made the nearly hour trip to El Dorado to take on the Union Mine Diamondbacks and left after winning the second, third and fifth set. "The girls worked for every poi

CALAVERAS ENTERPRISE - 2017-09-20 06:16:00

Here's a chance to banish puppy mill dogs from California

Puppy mills are essentially the factory farms of dog breeding. But shutting them down is almost impossible. California Assembly Bill 485 does the next best thing. It cuts off the supply of animals from those puppy mills into one of their biggest markets in the country-California pet stores. The Pet

LA TIMES - 2017-09-20 12:00:00

El Dorado Beach boat ramp in South Lake Tahoe to close for season after Oct. 1

In a sure sign that fall is near, the El Dorado Beach boat ramp at Lakeview Commons is no longer open Mondays through Wednesdays. The partial closure took effect Sept. 18. The ramp will remain open from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Thursday through Sunday for the rest of September. Last launch each day is at 4:3

TAHOE DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Cat Stolen from Rescue Shelter Found Dead, Mutilated in Dumpster

SHORELINE, Wash. -- Police are investigating after a cat named 'Quixote' was stolen from a cat rescue in Shoreline, Washington and then found dead in a nearby dumpster with his head crushed. Around 12 p.m. Tuesday, a volunteer with the Whisker City Cat Rescue called police when she noticed an outsid

FOX40 - 2017-09-21 02:55:33

New principal welcomes students back to Blue Oak Elementary

Blue Oak Elementary School in Cameron Park has a new principal. Rachelle Ball took the job after former principal Paul Stewart moved to Valley View Charter Montessori, which shared the campus at Blue Oak until last year. Ball taught elementary school for 13 years before moving to the office. She was

MOUNTAIN DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-18 17:00:41

WB Business 80 closed due to big rig crash

Updated: 8:31 AM PDT Sep 19, 2017 A jackknifed big rig has all lanes of westbound Interstate Business 80 closed in Sacramento. The crash, possibly involving several other vehicles, happened at 7:50 a.m. just after Exposition Boulevard before E Street. There is no time when the highway will reopen.

KCRA.COM - 2017-09-19 15:31:00

El Dorado Hills Chiropractor Pleads No Contest to Practicing Medicine Without a License

An El Dorado Hills chiropractor who practiced medicine without a license and prescribed medication that made her patients extremely ill has pleaded no contest to two misdemeanor charges. Diem Nguyen, or "Dr. Thyroid," was placed on three years of probation, according to the District Attorney's offic

FOX40 - 2017-09-19 04:04:56

Firefighters make progress on El Dorado County blaze

A stubborn wildfire just south of Shingle Springs is now 35 percent contained after torching 136 acres, Cal Fire said Monday morning. Fire officials noted that the forward progress of the fire in El Dorado County had been stopped. The French Fire started shortly before 4 p.m. Sunday off of French Cr

SACRAMENTO BEE - 2017-09-18 17:08:00

Sheriff's Aviation Air Rescue 6 perform a hoist rescue of an 87 year old male in the area of Jenks Lake

The crew of 40K6 located the victim at the 8,000 foot level among large trees and several miles from any road. Due to the location, elevation and trees that were over 200 feet in height, the Sheriff's rescue helicopter (Air Rescue 306) was requested. Once on scene, the crew lowered rescue personnel

HIGHLAND COMMUNITY NEWS - 2017-09-18 14:29:00

Parents Fuming Over HOA Letter Discouraging Kids Playing Outside Home

GRANITE BAY (CBS13) - Some homeowners in a Granite Bay neighborhood are fuming over a letter sent out by the homeowners association that they say goes too far. The letter discourages children playing outdoors on neighborhood streets and even suggests parents take their kids to a nearby park. After j

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-19 01:18:00

Students disenroll from Rocklin charter schools after controversial vote

Nearly two dozen students were disenrolled from the Rocklin charter school district since controversy began over the school district's literary policy. "So far we've had 14 families, and I believe 23 children, leave the school, citing this as the reason," Rocklin Academy Family of Schools spokespers

KCRA.COM - 2017-09-20 02:58:00

Moms Worried Children Targeted By Human Traffickers

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) - Two local moms posted warnings on social media after they believe their children were targeted by possible human traffickers at busy grocery stores. There were two separate incidents - one happened in Sacramento and one in Roseville. The Roseville post went viral, and police are

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-19 06:48:00