DUI log: Dec. 30

The following were arrested on suspicion of driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol: DAVID HORTON, 59, Camino, booked Dec. 16 by Placerville police, bail listed at $50,000. KELLY MACK, 54, Cameron Park, booked Dec. 16 by CHP, bail listed at $2,500. DARRELL MOOSE, 22, Murrieta, booked Dec. 16 by CHP, bail listed […]

Lake levels 12-29-11

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Dec. 29, 2011 Elevation (feet) 405.8 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 419,300 43% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 1,174 Outflow 2,018 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Dec. 29, 2011 Elevation (ft) 3,455.02 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 31,387 76% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 9 Outflow […]

DUI log: Dec. 28

The following were arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol: SCOTT HAMERS, 39, Sly Park, booked Nov. 29 by sheriff’s deputies, bail listed at $5,000. TIMOTHY WEHE, 32, El Dorado, booked Nov. 30 by sheriff’s deputies, bail listed at $2,500. JOHN CLARKE, 61, Placerville, booked Dec. 1 by CHP, bail […]

DUI log: Dec. 27

The following were arrested on suspicion of driving a vehicle while under the influence of drugs or alcohol: JOHN WALSH, 56, Shingle Springs, booked Nov. 2 by CHP, bail listed at $2,500. DANIEL DOLAN, 22, Gold Hill, booked Nov. 3 by CHP, bail listed at $2,500. CHRISTOPHER SIZEMORE, 32, Shingle Springs, booked Nov. 3 by […]

Lake levels 12-23-11

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Dec. 23, 2011 Elevation (feet) 407.39 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 430,700 44% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 991 Outflow 1,998 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Dec. 22, 2011 Elevation (ft) 3,455.37 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 31,580 77% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 1.43 Outflow […]

Correction

A Dec. 14 story about El Dorado Irrigation District Director Alan Day’s first board meeting incorrectly summarized his statement in part by saying he thought former Director Harry Norris had done a good job. Day wrote us to say, “The essence of what I did say was that I felt the election was less about […]

Weather stats 12-16-11

Placerville Weather Statistics Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date  Rain Dec. 1 0.00 Dec. 2 0.00 Dec. 3 0.00 Dec. 4 0.00 Dec. 5 0.00 Dec. 6 0.00 Dec. 7 0.00 Dec. 8 0.00 Dec. 9 0.00 Dec. 10 0.00 Dec. 11 0.00 Dec. 12 […]

Lake levels 12-15-11

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Dec. 15, 2011 Elevation (feet) 409.75 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 448,000 46% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 934 Outflow 2,085 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Dec. 15, 2011 Elevation (ft) 3,455.72 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 31,774 77% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 11 Outflow […]

Lake levels 12-8-11

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Dec. 8, 2011 Elevation (feet) 411.76 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 463,000 47% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 900 Outflow 1,986 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Dec. 7, 2011 Elevation (ft) 3,456.15 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 32,015 78% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 8 Outflow […]

Weather stats 12-8-11

Placerville Weather Statistics Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain Nov. 1 0.00 Nov. 2 0.00 Nov. 3 0.00 Nov. 4 2.60 Nov. 5 0.00 Nov. 6 0.27 Nov. 7 0.10 Nov. 8 0.00 Nov. 9 0.00 Nov. 10 0.00 Nov. 11 0.00 […]

Lake levels 11-23-11

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Nov. 23, 2011 Elevation (feet) 416.69 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 501,300 51% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 825 Outflow 2,202 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Nov. 17, 2011 Elevation (ft) 3,457.08 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 32,541 79% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 3 Outflow […]

DUI log: Nov. 23

The following were arrested on suspicion of driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol: BRYAN AHO, 19, Placerville, booked Oct. 21 by CHP, bail listed at $2,500. VALERIE BROOK, 48, Pilot Hill, booked Oct. 21 by sheriff’s deputies, bail listed at $2,500. JOY PYNE, 55, Placerville, booked Oct. 21 by Placerville police, bail […]

Lake levels 11-21-11

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Nov. 21, 2011 Elevation (feet) 417.5 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 507,800 52% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 1,318 Outflow 2,424 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Nov. 17, 2011 Elevation (ft) 3,457.08 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 32,541 79% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 3 Outflow […]

Weather stats 11-21-11

Placerville Weather Statistics Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date  Rain Nov. 1 0.00 Nov. 2 0.00 Nov. 3 0.00 Nov. 4 2.60 Nov. 5 0.00 Nov. 6 0.27 Nov. 7 0.10 Nov. 8 0.00 Nov. 9 0.00 Nov. 10 0.00 Nov. 11 0.00 Nov. 12 […]

Correction

A page 5 story Friday about the contracts for the El Dorado Irrigation District’s general manager and counsel stated each received a $500 annual fitness benefit. We since have been informed, that these provisions were eliminated by the board in 2009.

Correction

The correct number to volunteer as a Salvation Army bell ringer is to call Rose Fast at 622-6217. An incorrect phone number appeared in the Monday Back fence column.

Divorces and dissolutions of marriage

Wilson E. LaFromboise Jr. and Summer LaFromboise, October, 14, 2011 Art Martinez and Rhonda Martinez, October 14, 2011 Joseph Whiteford and Kathy Alice Whiteford, October 14, 2011 Curtis Perkins and Teresa Golden-Perkins, October 14, 2011 Tom Hallendorf and Jane Mary Hallendorf, October 14, 2011 Mark Redding and Nancy Redding, October 14, 2011 Marty Jean Galles […]

Weather stats 11-15-11

Placerville Weather Statistics Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain Nov. 1 0.00 Nov. 2 0.00 Nov. 3 0.00 Nov. 4 2.60 Nov. 5 0.00 Nov. 6 0.27 Nov. 7 0.10 Nov. 8 0.00 Nov. 9 0.00 Nov. 10 0.00 Nov. 11 0.00 […]

Weather stats 11-9-11

Placerville Weather Statistics Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date Rain Nov. 1 0.00 Nov. 2 0.00 Nov. 3 0.00 Nov. 4 2.60 Nov. 5 0.00 Nov. 6 0.27 Nov. 7 0.10November rainfall to date 2.97 138-year average rain for month of November 4.37 138-year average […]

Lake levels 11-4-11

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Nov. 4, 2011 Elevation (feet) 424.41 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 564,900 58% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 560 Outflow 2,435 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Nov. 2, 2011 Elevation (ft) 3,457.81 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 32,961 80% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 20 Outflow […]

Weather stats 11-4-11

Placerville Weather Statistics Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 9  a.m. on last date listed. Date  Rain Nov. 1 0.00 Nov. 2 0.00 Nov. 3 0.00 Nov. 4 2.60 November rainfall to date 2.60 138-year average rain for month of November 4.37 138-year average cumulative total through November 7.14 Season rain total […]

October weather stats

Placerville Weather Statistics Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date Rain 1-Oct 0.00 2-Oct 0.00 3-Oct 0.00 4-Oct 0.00 5-Oct 0.00 6-Oct 2.75 7-Oct 0.19 8-Oct 0.00 9-Oct 0.00 10-Oct 0.00 11-Oct 1.55 12-Oct 0.00 13-Oct 0.00 14-Oct 0.00 15-Oct 0.00 16-Oct 0.00 17-Oct 0.00 18-Oct […]

Lake levels 11-1-11

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Nov. 1, 2011 Elevation (feet) 425.87 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 577,400 59% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 748 Outflow 2,545 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Oct. 27, 2011 Elevation (ft) 3,458.37 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 33,245 81% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 12 Outflow […]

DUI log: Oct. 27

The following were arrested on suspicion of driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol: SAMANTHA HOWERTON, 23, Sacramento, booked Oct. 7 by CHP, bail listed at $2,500. VICTORIA WILBURN, 22, no residence listed, booked Oct. 7 by CHP, bail listed at $5,000. AMANDA WRIGHT, 35, Folsom, booked Oct. 7 by CHP, bail listed […]

Divorces and dissolutions of marriage

Everado Segura and Juana Vergara, September 16, 2011 Brian E. Lynch and Michelle R. Lynch, September 16, 2011 Margaret Nunley and Matthew Nunley, September, 16, 2011 Christine H. Misamore and Brandon Eugene Misamore, September 16, 2011 Brandan N. Ricks and Benjamin B. Ricks, September 16, 2011 Dale L. Waldron and Linda J. Waldron, September 16, […]

Biting dog sought in Grizzly Flat

El Dorado County Animal Services has turned to the public for help with locating a dog thought to have sent a young boy to the hospital late last week. On Thursday, Oct. 20, an 8-year-old boy was attacked by a roaming dog while playing at a family member’s home in Grizzly Flat, according to an […]

Movie Lovers Map to El Dorado County needs public’s help

The El Dorado Lake Tahoe Film & Media Office and the El Dorado County Visitors Authority are seeking the public’s help in putting together the first ever “Movie Lovers Map of El Dorado County.” The full color glossy brochure will detail 30 movie locations from South Lake Tahoe to El Dorado Hills, Georgetown to Pleasant […]

High school district welcomes public comment on student calendars

The El Dorado Union High School District is in the process of developing its student calendars for 2012–13 and 2013–14 school years, in cooperation with input from district management, district principals, district bargaining groups and elementary and middle school superintendents. A number of critical assumptions have been used as the basis for developing the school calendar: […]

Tahoe man rearrested on murder charge

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — Brad Macewan, who was arrested on suspicion of second-degree murder, but then released earlier this year, is back in custody and will face charges, said El Dorado County Assistant District Attorney Hans Uthe. Macewan was arrested on a warrant by police in San Diego and transported to the El Dorado County jail […]

Manslaughter hearing pushed back to December

The Pleasant Valley woman accused of killing an El Dorado High School student in a high-speed car crash earlier this year had her latest hearing Friday continued to December. Victoria Elizabeth Guinn, 18, was behind the wheel of a Nissan sports car that crashed in Placerville in March. Killed in the wreck was passenger and […]

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Control burn set in Sly Park area

The Amador- El Dorado Unit of Cal Fire will be conducting vegetation management prescribed burns in the Sly Park Lake Recreation Area Monday-Wednesday, Oct. 17-19. The burns will take place between the hours of 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  These particular prescribed burns will remove brush, conifer litter and bear clover in the understory of […]

Member sought for Early Care and Education Planning Council

The El Dorado County Early Care and Education Planning Council is accepting applications for board membership to fill one vacancy serving at the discretion of the Board of Supervisors and the superintendent of schools. The vacancy is for a provider representative, which is defined as someone who currently provides care and education services for children. […]

Lake levels 10-13-11

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Oct. 13, 2011 Elevation (feet) 436.94 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 677,300 69% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 1,447 Outflow 4,133 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Oct. 13, 2011 Elevation (ft) 3,459.47 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 33,933 83% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 11 Outflow […]

Weather stats 10-13-11

Placerville Weather Statistics Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date  Rain 1-Oct 0.00 2-Oct 0.00 3-Oct 0.00 4-Oct 0.00 5-Oct 0.00 6-Oct 2.75 7-Oct 0.19 8-Oct 0.00 9-Oct 0.00 10-Oct 0.00 11-Oct 1.55 12-Oct 0.00 13-Oct 0.00 October rainfall to date 4.49 138-year average rain for […]

Farm Bureau backs Norris for EID

The El Dorado County Farm Bureau Board of Directors interviewed and reviewed candidates’ qualifications for the El Dorado Irrigation District Division 5 Board of Directors open seat and decided to endorse current Director Harry Norris. “Harry Norris has shown strength and leadership on the present board and he will continue to plan well for the […]

Farm Bureau endorses Osborne for EID

The El Dorado County Farm Bureau Board of Directors interviewed and reviewed candidates’ qualifications for the El Dorado Irrigation District Division 1 Board of Directors open seat and opted to endorse current Director George Osborne. “George Osborne has exhibited leadership and foresight on the board to implement regulatory mandates and meet the customers’ needs while […]

Correction

On Page A-6 of the Monday, Oct. 3, edition of the Mountain Democrat, a sub-headline on the Chamber of Commerce page incorrectly identified Harry Norris’ last name as “Harris.” The sub-headline should have read, “Endorses Norris, Osborne for EID board.”

DUI log: Oct. 5

The following were arrested on suspicion of driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol: TIMOTHY DELLANNA, 53, Grizzly Flat, booked Sept. 12 by Placerville police, bail listed at $5,000. SARAH MILLER, 35, Placerville, booked Sept. 14 by CHP, bail listed at $2,500. CODY HORN, 25, Pilot Hill, booked Sept. 15 by sheriff’s deputies, […]

County woman reported missing

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department has turned to the public for help in finding a local woman who was last seen on Sept. 23. Sara Fawcett worked at the Placerville Wal-Mart and called in sick on Sept. 22. She was last heard from on on the morning of Sept. 23. According to the Sheriff’s […]

Distraught woman, child rescued from river canyon

A woman who reportedly took off all her clothing, along with that of her young daughter, and ran toward the South Fork of the American River off Rock Creek Road Sunday ended up being taken to a mental health facility. El Dorado County sheriff’s deputies were called to a suspicious circumstance report on Rock Creek […]

August divorce listings

Rodney J. Gray and Deanna L. Gray, August 23, 2011 Christina Madrid and Joseph R. Madrid, JR., August 23, 2011 Brett Allen Baker and Crystal Anne Baker, August 23, 2011 Katherine Dunakin and Donald Dunakin, August 23, 2011 Christopher Hansen and Kim Goral Hansen, August 22, 2011 Roger J. Ruby and Kathryn K. Ruby, August […]

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Dead man identified

A man who died of unknown causes and who was the subject of a photograph in Monday’s Mountain Democrat has been identified as 60-year-old Greg Wheale of El Dorado. El Dorado County sheriff’s officers are saying the death does not appear suspicious, with no outward signs of trauma. Wheale was found lying in a dry […]

Cal’s Market trial postponed

Vincent Cal of Greenwood appeared in court before Judge James Wagoner on Friday, Sept. 16, to continue his ongoing fight with El Dorado County to keep Cal’s Market from being shut down. He previously was in court before Judge Thomas A. Smith on Sept. 2, when he was arraigned and released by Judge Smith on […]

Kokanee salmon volunteers still needed at Taylor Creek

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit is looking for volunteers to assist Forest Service staff during the annual kokanee salmon activities in October. Prospective volunteers can submit a resume and learn more at an informative session on Wednesday, Sept. 21, at 6:30 p.m. at the Forest Supervisor’s Office in […]

Big jump for gas prices

The Golden State’s average for a gallon of regular, unleaded gasoline is $3.95, up 17 cents since last month’s AAA report on Aug. 9. For perspective, that’s 93 cents higher than California’s average price on this date last year. Among all 50 states, California has the third highest state average price for regular, unleaded gasoline. […]