Orangevale

Reader Input: Punish starter of Robbers Fire

Open letter to: Hon. Judge Colleen Nichols, Placer County Superior Court; Mr. R. Scott Owens, Placer County District Attorney, Hon. Jim Holmes, Placer County 3rd District Superviso ...

Man arrested in string of burglaries

EL DORADO HILLS — A vehicle stop led to the arrest of a suspected burglar and a cache of property reportedly stolen from Placer, El Dorado and Sacramento counties. Jason Earl R ...

Big oil makes reader sick

Like most people who are struggling to make ends meet, I’m sickened by how often and how much that the big oil and gas people are crying for more and more breaks, money. They’ ...

Felony charges for 2 car dealers

A former Magnussen Dodge of Auburn partner Larry Carmean is behind bars in El Dorado County charged with several felonies including money laundering. Carmean, 61, most recently op ...

Fair indulges twisted food tastes

If you’re going to the Gold Country Fair this weekend you can choose from a variety of traditional fair foods. But if you have a taste for the bizarre, Jack Crawley has the snack ...