Breaking News from Placerville CA
Find the latest Placerville CA News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.
Students enjoy the fair with the 1K Kids’ Fun Run and Golden Star Student Awards
On the first day of the El Dorado County Fair, children participated in the 1K Kids’ Fun Run where they raced against county Superintendent of Schools Dr. Ed Manansala, along a course that weaved around the fairgrounds. For some runners, it was their first time; others had been participating for yea
Delays ahead for Interstate 80, Highway 65 commuters
Improvements to the interchange between Interstate 80 and Highway 65 are long overdue, but before the commute gets better, drivers can expect more delays.
Several injured in multi-vehicle crash in Citrus Heights
The number of people injured, and the extent of their injuries is unknown, Sacramento Metro Fire said.
'Dying for a Deal' — a murderous game
Lucky number seven — soccer mom, newlywed and neophyte private investigator Laurel McKay Hunter needs all the luck she can get to resolve a timeshare scam and solve two murders. The seventh in Cindy Sample’s Laurel McKay mystery series, “Dying for a Deal,” takes Highway 50 from the casinos in Lake T
Placerville PD: Man arrested after stabbing attacker in back
PLACERVILLE, Calif. (KCRA) —Placerville police have arrested a man Sunday morning they believe was retaliating against his victim, who stabbed him a month ago.Christopher Weise was arrested on suspicion of stabbing Ruben Archuleta at the corner of Main and Sacramento streets. Police said Weise was w
Man stabbed on Main Street in Placerville Sunday morning
The Placerville Police Department is looking for Christopher Weise or any information about Sunday morning's stabbing. Courtesy photoThe Placerville Police Department received a report of a stabbing Sunday morning at the corner of Main and Sacramento streets. Ruben Archuleta was reportedly stabbed i
Sheriff’s Log: June 12 to June 18
Tuesday, June 12Suspicious person3:20 p.m., Rail Road Flat – Suspicious person; intoxicated subject arrested. North Railroad Flat Road.
From Elk Grove to Auburn, freeway signs show support for immigrants
LOCALFrom Elk Grove to Auburn, freeway signs show support for immigrantsMembers of different congregations, community advocacy groups, and individuals held banners at more than 20 freeway overpasses from Elk Grove all the way to Auburn.
Police seek Placerville stabbing victim who stabbed back at his attacker
Last month, Christopher Weise was stabbed in downtown Placerville. Now, he's wanted for the same crime – police say he stabbed his alleged attacker on Sunday morning.
Occupants of Modesto Home Rescued from Carbon Monoxide Exposure
"Headache and stomachache were the main symptoms," said Johnny Hutson, one of the five who was hospitalized. "And that's exactly what I had when I woke up."
14-Year-Old Girl Pulled From American River In Father's Day Water Rescue
Multiple emergency crews responded, including park rangers and sheriff’s deputies on jet-skis in the area, but initially, the girl was unresponsive.
6-year-old girl who died when car overturned is identified
The6-year-old girl who was killedwhen the car she was in flipped into a ditch June 15 has been identified by the Sacramento County Coroner's Office.Arianna Jones was riding in the back seat while her 50-year-old father was driving north on Latrobe Road when the right side wheels left the roadway and
Stabbing Victim Stabs His Attacker in Alleged Retaliation Effort
PLACERVILLE – A stabbing victim allegedly waited for his attacker to be released from jail then stabbed his attacker in a possible retaliation effort on Sunday in Placerville.Ruben Archuleta, 52.Christopher Weise stabbed Ruben Archuleta at the intersection of Main and Sacramento streets, according t
Sheriff: Shallow grave yields charred human remains
On Friday, detectives brought in anthropologists from the Human Identification Laboratory at California State University, Chico to examine the remains found in the shallow grave during a second search on Sadie D Drive.
Bud and Breakfast: A unique vacation rental opens at California marijuana farm
You've heard of a bed and breakfast, but what about a bud and breakfast? A California cabin is getting lots of attention for its unusual gift baskets for its guests.
Girl pulled from American River, airlifted to hospital
The girl's family pulled her from the water to the shore near Hagan Community Park, according to the Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District, which was called around 2:30 p.m.
Passenger killed when power pole struck
The fatal accident occurred just before 2:20 p.m. after, for unknown reasons, the 1973 GMC pickup truck towing a 2004 Pace trailer eastbound on Pleasant Valley Road west of Michael Way hit a power pole and overturned. The truck was estimated to be traveling 40-45 mph when the accident occurred, with
6-year-old girl dies in Placerville car accident
The driver only suffered minor injuries. The girl, who was in the back seat of the vehicle, was airlifted to the hospital but died later on.
6-year-old dies after El Dorado Co. rollover crash
The vehicle then left the roadway and overturned in a ditch, said CHP, which responded to the crash north of Throttle Lane at about 11 a.m.
Child killed in vehicle rollover into field
The CHP responded to the 11 a.m. emergency on Latrobe Road west of South Shingle Road and found the vehicle at rest on its rooftop. It is thought the driver, traveling an estimated 55-60 mph, inadvertently allowed the right-side tires to leave the paved roadway and go onto the shoulder. Officers rep