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New addition to Folsom Lake Bank board

Folsom Lake Bank announced Renee Nash has joined the Board of Directors of Folsom Lake Bank. Nash currently serves as General Counsel for Professional Education Services, LP in Gra ...

Apparent suicide at Catlin Park

Folsom Police received a call at 4:52 p.m. Thursday regarding a possible suicide at Catlin Park in Folsom. The Folsom Police Department responded to the call, sending several units ...

‘Peeping Tom’ investigation continues

On the morning of July 14, Andrew Lee, 49, was arrested for allegedly annoying and/or molesting a child and peeping. After the arrest, a search warrant was executed on Lee’s ...

Stay safe in open waterways

After the drowning of a 23-year-old man last week in the Lake Natoma, local first responders are reminding people to stay safe and act responsibly in local waterways. The Californ ...

State of California regains control of Folsom State Prison’s medical services

Recently, Folsom State Prison’s medical services were returned to the supervision of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. According to department off ...

Kyburz fire expected to be fully contained Wednesday

Highway 50 was closed for a portion of last week in both directions at Kyburz Drive near Pollock Pines in El Dorado County because of a wildfire on the north and south side of the ...

Wildfire prompts closures in both directions on Highway 50 near Pollock Pines

Highway 50 remains closed in both directions at Kyburz Drive near Pollock Pines in El Dorado County because of a wildfire on the north and south side of the highway. Crews are on ...

Folsom parents hope to open an art and technology-focused school

Folsom parents Todd and Tannya Derby are working to petition the opening of a charter school in Folsom that will focus on art and technology. “We have found that our kids ar ...

Parkway Village plan denied

A standing-room only crowd of about 150 Folsom residents gave city planning commissioners an earful in their opposition to the Parkway Company’s appeal for approval of a tent ...

Drowning victim found Tuesday

The body of a man who disappeared underwater in Lake Natoma last week was found Tuesday in the American River. According to the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office, the victim ...

Celebrate Folsom Prison’s 135th anniversary at benefit event

Updated 10:45 a.m. July 22, 2015: The Old Guard Foundation board has elected to cancel this event. This year marks Folsom State Prison’s 135th anniversary. Opened in 1880, i ...

Children, pets left in cars a deadly setup

Every summer, drivers are reminded of the dangers of leaving pets and small children in parked cars. Still, Folsom Police officers continue to receive calls of this offense. &ldqu ...

FAMILIAR TRAIL: Placer freshman Claire Ross will take on the 2015 Tevis Cup

Over 200 riders will traverse the Western States Trail from Tahoe to Auburn Aug. 1 for a 100-mile trek that’s considered the oldest endurance trail ride in the world — ...

Folsom food bank needs community support

This month Folsom businesses are collecting food and other donations to help fill the shelves at Twin Lakes Food Bank in Folsom. The staff at Benevento Chiropractic in Folsom are ...

DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint planned for Saturday

The Folsom Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Saturday at an undisclosed location within the city limits. The checkpoint ...