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Ziebrath earns early Navy promotion

Navy Seaman Colton W. Ziebarth, son of Lisa M. Tomiak and stepson of Chris M. Tomiak of Folsom, was recently promoted to his current rank upon graduation from recruit training at R ...

Chopper pilot honored

Maj. Thomas Keegan, a California National Guardsman assigned to the 129th Rescue Wing, was presented the Air Force Distinguished Flying Cross at a ceremony at Moffett Federal Airfi ...

United Way donates $163k to local groups

United Way California Capital Region will make grants totaling $163,781 to the Boys & Girls Clubs of El Dorado County Western Slope and New Morning Youth and Family Services in Pla ...

Is it legal to shoot or hunt from a bicycle in California?

Question: I will soon be taking off to the mountains from the valley floor to do some mountain quail and tree squirrel hunting. In past years, after arriving at hunting camp, most ...

College athlete has sights set on bigger waters

Lindsay Meltz not only has to maintain good grades to remain a student at the University of California, Berkeley. The 18-year-old freshman from El Dorado Hills also must keep her ...

Toy drive coming Saturday

The 16th annual Contractors Caring for Kids Toy Drive fundraiser is slated for noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Orangevale Community Center, 6826 Hazel Ave. The event features a pie ...

Building holiday cheer

El Dorado Disposal and parent company Waste Connections Inc., headquartered in Folsom, hosted their annual Christmas Promise Bike Build on Nov. 29 and Dec. 6. Approximately 500 new ...

Food bank need grows during holidays

In any given month, thousands are fed by the Food Bank of El Dorado County and that number increases significantly during the holiday season. The food bank will hold its annual Hol ...