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CAL FIRE investigators determine cause of destructive Butte Fire

After a thorough investigation, CAL FIRE has determined that the 2015 Butte Fire was sparked by a tree that came into contact with a Pacific Gas & Electric Company power line. ...

Suspected elder abuse in Shingle Springs

Charles Bigby, 47, was arrested on suspicion of felony criminal threats, false imprisonment and kidnapping at 3:15 a.m. on April 22, according to a press release from the El Dorado ...

Fans, personalities gather to celebrate sports store opening

Scores of sports fans waited in line for several hours for a chance at autographs from former Sacramento Kings player Mike Bibby during the Dick’s Sporting Goods grand openin ...

Folsom Hotel liquor license to be suspended

The Folsom Hotel will face a liquor license suspension lasting ten days, starting on May 5. The establishment was given the suspension by the California Department of Alcoholic Bev ...

Armed robbery on Stafford Street

Two unidentified suspects robbed an anonymous victim using a BB gun at 2:22 p.m. on April 26, at 401 Stafford Street. The robbery was initially believed to have been conducted with ...

Veteran's memorial at Folsom High School

The Marine Corp. League plans to build a veteran memorial at Folsom High School. The memorial will be built inside the football stadium to acknowledge the Folsom High School gradu ...

Garden Tour blossoms this weekend

For the last 16 years the Folsom Garden Club has hosted the “Gardens of Folsom” Tour at six houses across Folsom. The Garden Tour is a showcase of some of the most bea ...

Independent Bookstore Day

Independent Bookstore Day, celebrated nationwide, is arriving in the Folsom area Saturday, April 30. The Folsom region is blessed with multiple independent bookstores in the city p ...

25th Folsom Handcar Derby

Carts will roll along the rails reviving memories of times past and celebrating a legacy as the Folsom Handcar Derby celebrates its 25th year on Saturday and Sunday, April 30 and M ...

Great Scott Annual Bike and Walk

The sixth annual Great Scott Bike and Walk Event will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., May 1. Thirty miles of car free roads will be available to the avid bikers and cycling en ...

Wanted person armed and dangerous

 After further investigation into the April 7 road rage incident that ended with gunshots being fired in the Mar Val Market parking lot in Georgetown, The El Dorado Count ...

Folsom and Placer Fire Departments train for the real thing

The Folsom Fire Department held  training Wednesday with members of the Placer County Fire Department in Historic Folsom. Training was held at the public parking structure be ...

El Dorado Hills ma arrested on suspicion of rape

An El Dorado Hills man has been arrested on suspicion of raping a juvenile female. Romeo Andre Alfonso Vallar was arrested Wednesday by El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office dep ...

Folsom Fine Art Festival dates changed

Set your calendars for The Folsom Fine Art Festival from April 30 through May 1. This festival will be held at the Folsom Lions City Park. With such a beautiful setting, the park i ...