Placerville

CHP regional campaign against impaired drivers

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) is implementing a regional impaired driving campaign in an effort to eliminate impaired drivers and save lives. To accomplish this mission and r ...

A Labor Day tradition; Apple Hill opens Sept. 1

It’s a Labor Day weekend tradition just a few miles up the road from Folsom as more than 50 farms open their doors for the official beginning of harvest season. It’s kn ...

Fireworks on and off the track coming to nearby Placerville Speedway

The Placerville Speedway is locked and loaded to kick-off an action-packed month of racing with an exciting double dose over Independence Day weekend, beginning this Saturday July ...

Five-acre resort-like estate

Enjoy the filtered sunlight through the trees and listen to evening breezes while relaxing around the pool and spa of this five-acre Grecian estate. The stunning five-acre property ...

Moore, McDaniel, Palmer, Kinney earn Placerville Speedway victories

Reigning Winged 360 Sprint Car Champion Mason Moore of Princeton took full advantage of starting on the pole in the feature and led all 25-laps to claim his first Placerville Speed ...

Thompson’s Auto Group Sprints return to Placerville Speedway Saturday

The Red Hawk Casino championship season marches on this Saturday, May 6, with another action-packed five division program at the Placerville Speedway, which includes the second rac ...

Larson scores local sprint win before sold out crowd

Returning to the track where he made his first career sprint car start and won his first ever race 10 years ago, local native Kyle Larson proceeded to make a mid-race move around K ...

Weekly race series opens in Placerville Saturday

On the heels of two successful events to help launch the 2017 campaign Placerville Speedway is preparing to kick-off the Red Hawk Casino championship season Saturday, April 22, wit ...

Teens swim in several states during their summer vacation

Editors note: As kids head back to school, students are often asked to write an essay about “What I did on summer vacation. . .”  While this can often be challeng ...

Marinoble's fighter Griffin wins MMA welterweight pro belt

PLACERVILLE - Max Griffin waited three hours before it was his turn to step into the cage Saturday night and took just 52 seconds to win his first professional mixed martial arts c ...

Sportsman’s & Outdoor Expo returns to the El Dorado Fairgrounds

After a big turn out last year and much praise, it looks like the Gateway to the Sierra Sportsman’s & Outdoor Expo at the El Dorado Fairgrounds is turning into an annual fall tra ...