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50th annual Camellia Cup Regatta in Folsom

The Folsom Lake Yacht Club is having their 50th annual Camellia Cup Regatta starting at 10:30 a.m. on April 16 and April 17 on Folsom Lake. The two day event will have five total ...

Activists hope to preserve nature area

A proposed sewer maintenance road project, catering to homes near the Hinkle Creek Nature Area City Park, has prompted a movement to protect the area. According to an assessment by ...

Capital Cruisers roll into Palladio

The sights of brightly colored flames, pearlescent paint jobs and horsepower will shine in the reflections of highly polished chrome on April 16 at the Palladio Mall at Broadstone ...

S.T.E.A.M. Forward convention

The S.T.E.A.M. Forward Convention will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on April 14 at Folsom Middle School. The evening’s program will showcase various examples of science, te ...

King Fire arsonist pled guilty

District Attorney Vern Pierson announces the felony convictions of Wayne Allen Huntsman, the arsonist responsible for the 97,000 acre King Fire.  On April 8, the defendant pl ...

U.S. Marshals seek alleged rapist

U.S. Marshals are seeking the public’s help in locating accused rapist Michael Hawkins, who allegedly sexually assaulted a wheelchair bound victim in her Schenectady, New Yor ...

Experienced execs join AJ, Gold Country Media

  Two executives with deep experience in community news are joining the Auburn Journal and Gold Country Printing this week. Gary Milks, formerly the publisher of News West P ...

Folsom dancer makes steps toward success

It’s a safe bet that Michiko Cantor can be found dancing. If she isn’t cutting the rug at Capital Dance Center in Rancho Cordova, or running through her rigorous condit ...

Costa Vida grand opening draws campers

Lines were out the door all day, March 28, for Costa Vida Fresh Mexican Grill’s grand opening in Folsom. Locals camped out overnight and lined up in the early morning hours a ...

Fentanyl deaths on the rise

Since March 24, deaths and overdose cases skyrocketed in the Sacramento area - the one thing they have in common is fentanyl. As of April 4 at least 42 overdose cases have been re ...

Every 15 Minutes at Folsom High School

The scene at Folsom High School last week was a deadly car crash with a student thrown from one of the vehicles. The gruesome crash was all part of a CHP program designed to deter ...

Annual Community Service Fair

The College Planning Center is hosting the Annual Community Service Fair for high school students. The fair is from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. pm on April 21 at The College Pla ...

DEA announces anonymous tip line

In response to the multiple overdoses and deaths linked to counterfeit hydrocodone tablets containing Fentanyl, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has established a tip line ...

Fentanyl overdose claims life of El Dorado Hills teen

  The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office has been advised by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office that the overdose related death of El Dorado Hills resident Geo ...