el dorado county

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 ...

Being prepared is hot topic for Folsom

Are Folsom area residents prepared for a disaster? That’s the question many were trying to answer by attending the third annual Emergency Preparedness Fair held at the community ...

DEA hits three suspected pot-growing houses in EDC

Linked drug raids in El Dorado County today broke up sophisticated indoor marijuana-growing operations. Federal agents struck in El Dorado Hills at 349 Arches Ave., in Cameron Par ...
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