Sgt. Jim Byers

Gunshot victim was set to serve

A 25-year-old Army Reservist lost his life at an El Dorado County lake while on a weekend camping trip Randall Gene Center II, of Colfax, was the victim of a fatal gunshot wound. ...

Sheriff’s not releasing names of deputies under investigation

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s office is looking into allegations that five of its own uniformed officers used unaccredited education sources found on the Internet to qualify for ...

Five sheriff’s employees under investigation for fraud

Five uniformed El Dorado County Sheriff’s employees are under investigation for possibly using online education from unaccredited sources to qualify for higher pay. Sgt. Jim By ...

11-year-old dies after collapsing at football practice

GARDEN VALLEY — The first day of football practice turned tragic for the Golden Sierra Junior Grizzlies Monday evening. Andrew Jacob Lamphere collapsed on the field and died Mon ...