garden valley

Reader Input: Might it be election time again?

I wanted to throw out some observations I have made. The candidate for Georgetown Divide Public Utility District Board that is making the most noise, Lon Uso, so far has only compl ...

Something’s brewing in foothills town of Cool

Driving along Highway 49, passing through the quaint town of Cool, one may notice a few new businesses spreading their wings and taking flight. One such place — which put o ...

Reader Input: How to achieve fiscal solvency

What is the media doing when they repeat the call “to cut entitlements” to reduce the deficit or “raise the retirement age” or the “Medicare age.&rdqu ...

Alleged cock-fighting ring busted

A routine traffic stop led to the arrest of two El Dorado County men and the discovery of an alleged cock-fighting operation. El Dorado County Sheriff’s deputies along with the ...

Greenwood strives to get skateboard park

Local businesses in the Greenwood area have raised more than $10,000 for a proposed skateboarding park, but the Georgetown Divide Recreation District needs $175,000 to start constr ...