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Russell John Nelson

1932 — 2015 Russell John “Jack” Nelson passed away May 22, 2015, after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. The eldest of six children of Russell Jacob and Katherine Nelson, he was born on Aug. 28, 1932, in Alliance, Neb., but moved to Fort Ord, Calif., when he was just 9 years old. He attended Monterey […]

Margrit Kuratli Hendricks shorter obit

March 20, 1939 — July 23, 2015 Margrit Kuratli Hendricks of Placerville, Calif., passed away on July 23, 2015, at the age of 76. She will be remembered for her love of family and friends, her generosity and kindness to anyone she met and her commitment to living each day with sincerity and passion. To […]

Horoscope, Sunday, February 15, 2015

Capricorn Moon Like an older brother who got into an Ivy League school on a full scholarship while training for the Olympics and researching the cure for cancer, the Capricorn moon sets a standard that’s as inspiring as it is impossible to live up to. Don’t get discouraged by the success of others. Judge yourself […]

County of El Dorado Special Supervisorial District 2 Election

County of El Dorado Special Supervisorial District II Election Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014 Semi Official Election Night Final Report Registered Voters: 22,341                     Cards Cast: 7,677                     34.36% Num. Report Precinct 14               […]

Horoscope, Thursday, October 10, 2013

Venus and Neptune Argue Just because Neptune is considered the higher octave of Venus doesn’t mean the two planets always get along. When they form a stressful angle, as they do today, people have a tendency to choose inconvenient and impractical romantic partners. This can be good for fantasy life, but bad for reality. ARIES […]

Horoscope, Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Mercury/Saturn Hangover The residue of yesterday’s meeting of Mercury and Saturn still lingers, suggesting a day of contrasting scenes. Venus in Sagittarius is full of energy and passion, and yet there is also a nagging sense of doubt. Opening one door means not choosing any of the other paths. You may find yourself wondering what […]

William Edward “Bill” Griggs Jr.

Dec. 6, 1938 — March 19, 2013 William Edward “Bill” Griggs Jr., born Dec. 6, 1938, in Marysville, Calif., passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side on March 19, 2013, after a brief battle with cancer. Bill moved his family to El Dorado County in 1970 and worked as a master […]

Horoscopes, Tuesday, February 19

ARIES (March 21-April 19). A friend’s motives will come into question. Does this one really have your best interests at heart? Or is there a personal gain overshadowing the arrangement? TAURUS (April 20-May 20). You have a loose connection with hundreds of people, but you’re only tight with a few. The weak ties will be […]

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