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Blind Folsom couple competes in CIM

Folsom couple Roger Oberholzer and Shannon Dillion, who are both totally blind, ran in the California International relay team on Sunday, Dec. 2, with the assistance of two local r ...

Rancho Cordova pair indicted for selling narcotics via social media

A federal grand jury returned a seven-count indictment Nov. 29 against Rancho Cordova residents Nathan Paul Barnes, 23, and Tiarra Maureen Jackson, 22, charging them with conspirac ...

Hime announces Senate D1 run

Loomis resident Rex Hime recently announced his candidacy for Senate District 1, a special election that will take place in 2019 to fill the seat soon to be vacated by Senator Ted ...

Higher Power at Lakeside Church

For a little more than a year, a local group called Higher Power has set up at Lakeside Church for support for anyone with addiction. Whether its alcohol, drugs, money, cars, the ...

Folsom A to Z: John H. “Bud” and Artie Davies

Editor’s note: Folsom A to Z is an intermittent series in the Telegraph where readers can learn facts and history about Folsom. Each week, the Telegraph will select a landmar ...

FCUSD faces bullying allegations

Folsom resident Kindra Miller claims the Folsom Cordova Unified School District didn’t take serious measures of discipline after her 12-year-old son was assaulted and put in ...

Crime in the Folsom community

Nov. 10 Bryce Baudion, 27, of Rancho Cordova, was arrested for driving under the influence at 12:25 a.m. on the 13100 block of Folsom Boulevard. An unknown suspect pried open a v ...

Who’s Who in the Folsom Zoo; Meet Mushu, a bearded dragon

Editor’s note: This is a weekly feature in the Folsom Telegraph where readers will get the opportunity to meet Folsom’s furriest. This week’s “Who’s W ...

Chanukah Wonderland Festival returns to Folsom

Folsom embraces the true spirit of freedom and the holiday season with the 12th annual Chanukah Wonderland Festival. Taking place this year at the Folsom Community Center on Natoma ...

36th annual California International Marathon returns

The 36th annual California International Marathon (CIM) will take place this weekend, and the starting line is in Folsom. On Sunday, Dec. 2, more than 15,000 participants and ...

Assemblyman Dahle announces campaign for Senate

Assemblyman Brian Dahle (R-Bieber) recently announced he will be running for Senate District 1, when incumbent Senator Ted Gaines vacates his Senate seat to serve on the Board of E ...

Holiday spirit heats up

Thousands are expected to visit Folsom’s Historic District this Friday night, Nov. 30, for what is bannered to be one of the most spectacular tree lightings to be presented i ...

Ice skating comes to El Dorado Hills

Several years ago, the only outdoor ice rinks you could find in our region were those that required a lengthy trek into the sierra. Now, times have changed. While the Historic Fols ...

Storm door opens, much more needed

Rain has finally returned to the Sacramento Valley for the second time in a week and heavy snow is forecast to fall in the mountains this week. While the wet weather is sure to cau ...

Live Nativity returns to Folsom

Experience a reenactment of the birth of Jesus Christ as told in the New Testament with Live Nativity in its annual event as it returns to Folsom for another year. The popular per ...