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Boeger history continues with son

Justin Boeger was born with a silver wine thief ? the device winemakers use to extract wine from barrels for tasting and blending ? in his hand. At least that?s the way it could ap ...

Super Bowl of chips, dips, wings

Everyone knows the best part about the Big Game is the halftime show and the food. Super Bowl Sunday is no exception. It?s a day for bean dip and buffalo wings, accompanied with a ...

PCWA's algae fight advances

Journal Staff Writer Placer County Water Agency raw water users befuddled the last three summers by algae-clogged water inlets should get some relief this year. The Water Agency is ...

Details tackled on Foresthill Divide plan

Journal Staff Writer FORESTHILL ? The work of dusting off and revising a 23-year-old planning blueprint for the 109-square-mile Foresthill Divide is now moving into its more detail ...

El Dorado to vote on general plan's approval

Journal Staff Writer After three years in the courts and more than 3,000 public comments on El Dorado County?s draft general plan, voters will decide March 2 whether a final decisi ...

Wet pavement brings road woes

Journal Staff Writer An out-of-control Ford pickup truck collided with a semitrailer early Tuesday morning, closing three lanes of traffic on I-80 and reminding drivers to pay clos ...

Flora M. Gattoni

Flora M. Gattoni died Jan. 23, 2004, in Auburn. She was born Aug. 6, 1905, in Johnsville, Calif., the last of seven children. She is survived by her stepchildren, Anglo and Wilma G ...

Letha May Meador

In Loving Memory of Letha May Meador 4/29/1942-1/23/2004 Beloved wife, sister, mother, grandmother and aunt. Letha is survived by her loving husband Robert, sons Toby and Tony, bro ...

Contractors Association to spearhead firehouse restoration

They came away resolved to find a way to restore and preserve the imposing two-story Victorian. Tim Busk, past president of the contractor?s association and a long-time painting co ...