el dorado county

Officials trying to retain EDH shoppers

Editor’s note: This is the first of a two-part series. Is what’s potentially good for El Dorado Hills potentially bad for the economies of Folsom and other surrounding communi ...

Is prostitution a problem in El Dorado Hills?

Although the rumor mill has been working overtime in El Dorado Hills with speculation surrounding a Serrano-based house of ill repute, officials say there is no prostitution ring i ...

Swine flu scare sparks warning by El Dorado County

El Dorado County health officials are closely monitoring national and state reports on swine influenza, and have implemented local surveillance activities with hospitals and health ...

Climbing for a cause

Ryan Carter loves climbing, and he loves helping kids get a chance to see the wilderness. Carter, 31, grew up in Orange County and has lived in Oregon, Washington and various par ...

Smooth sailing for casino

Predictions of traffic jams haven’t panned out around Red Hawk Casino. But, as predicted, the casino has not been a crime-free locale. Then again, in three weeks since opening, ...

Crowds flock to casino

It was a safe bet that Red Hawk Casino’s opening day would be packed. Somehow, casino officials accommodated more than 20,000 patrons that streamed in Dec. 17 on the newly opened ...

Forecaster: Local economy due to turn around

Elected officials joined economic development directors and business leaders Friday in Folsom to focus on the bright spots of an otherwise dismal economic climate. About 100 peopl ...

Hwy 50 to get $19M in funding

Assemblyman Ted Gaines, R-Roseville, announced last week that the California Transportation Commission has allocated $20 million for additional lanes on U.S. Highway 50 in El Dorad ...

Cops: Arches Drive drug house stole electricity, faked an infant resident

Piracy of electricity at a suspected El Dorado Hills drug-factory house and a spooky subterfuge to suggest a young family lived there marked a marijuana operation busted Tuesday on ...