Correction

A story May 30 on spending in the supervisorial races said District 4 candidate Scott McNeill sent out two hit pieces against Howard Penn last week. A closer look at the hit pieces that included photographs of McNeil that he used on his mailers indicated they were actually sent by an independent group. Each bore […]

Building permits 5/19-23/2014

Permits issued: 5/19 to 5/23/2014 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 2 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $1,065,463 2 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $23,538 1 BUILDG – REPAIR – 1-FMLY $20,000 1 BUILDG – REPLAC – ROOF $25,000 1 ELCTRC – NEW – 1-FMLY $1,500 6 ELCTRC – NEW – SOLAR $142,400 2 GRADNG […]

Clarification

For the May 28 story on administrators of the year, David Publicover provided the following clarification, which we abbreviated: “David Publicover oversees a variety of Alternative Education programs. In addition, he oversees Adult Education programs across the county: for English Language Learners, for the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians at the Rancheria, and for the […]

Lake levels 5-29-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. May 29, 2014 Elevation (feet) 423.07 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 553,500 57% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 981 Outflow 1,992 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. May 29, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,450.91 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 29,148 71% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 73.5 Outflow […]

Crime Log: May 13-14

May 13 6:25 a.m. Unknown suspect(s) entered a residence on Sudbury Road in Cameron Park through a window and stole items from within. 6:50 a.m. A 54-year-old male was the victim of petty theft on Ridgeway Drive in Pollock Pines. 9:05 a.m. Deputies responded to a domestic violence report on Mormon Emigrant Trail in Pollock […]

DUI Log: April 24-May 21

ANDREW H. JOHNSON, 21, of Orangevale, booked by CHP on April 24, bail listed as $2,500. BERT R. SCHUMACHER, 49, of Garden Valley, booked by EDSO on April 24, bail listed as $20,000. KENNETH J. NUETZMAN, 26, of El Dorado Hills, booked by CHP on April 26, bail listed as $7,500. MYREESE M. SINGH, 28, […]

Correction

In Monday’s sports section, on page A7 in the wrestling story, Ponderosa’s Jaclyn Fields was incorrectly identified in the picture. She is the one located at the far right.

Collision Log: May 12-18

May 12 6:05 p.m. A felony hit-and-run with injury between a pedestrian and a vehicle was reported on Reservoir Drive west of Acorn Valley Road. May 13 11:10 a.m. An accident with an injury between a vehicle on Bass Lake Road south of Birmingham was reported. 1:15 p.m. A two-vehicle collision on SR49 north of […]

Weather stats 5-27-14

Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain 1-May 92 53 0.00 2-May 92 60 0.00 3-May NA NA 0.00 4-May 93 50 0.00 5-May 75 50 0.00 6-May 72 50 0.00 7-May 75 50 0.00 8-May 75 51 0.00 9-May 72 53 0.05 […]

Crime Log: May 10-12

May 10 4:41 a.m. Robert Nichols, 21, and Jesus Primo, 43, were arrested on Red Hawk Parkway in Shingle Springs on alleged narcotic-related charges. 11:07 a.m. A burglary was reported on Mt. Ranier Way in El Dorado Hills. 11:35 a.m. Deputies were dispatched to a petty theft that occurred from a vehicle on Mother Lode […]

Building permits 5/12-16/2014

Permits isued 5/12-16/2014 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – CNVRTO – WAREHS $13,890 3 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $2,297,276 1 BUILDG – NEW – ACCBLD $51,731 1 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $13,552 1 BUILDG – NEW – HARDSH $868 1 BUILDG – NEW – HARDSH $868 1 BUILDG – REMODL […]

Lake levels 5-22-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. May 22, 2014 Elevation (feet) 424.17 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 562,800 58% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 1,011 Outflow 1,747 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. May 22, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,462.28 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 35,587 87% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 13.43 Outflow […]

Correction

An article on Virginia Crespo recently misidentified her as the first woman president of the Taxpayers Association. The founding members of the “Taxpayers Association of El Dorado County” were Thomas M. Goodlow, Lloyd W Maxam and P. Arthur Odem, who elected Ellen Day as their woman president in 1990, not Crespo. Crespo served as president […]

Clarification

A review of the DVD of an April 28 special meeting of the county Board of Supervisors shows Sue Ann VanDermyden, consultant with VanDermyden and Maddux law firm, describing a recently conducted Cultural Assessment survey. VanDermyden characterized survey results  as indicating that many employees consider they are working within a “culture of fear.” Frequent comments included […]

Crime Log: May 6-9

May 6 1:14 a.m. Gerald Messer, 39, was arrested on Red Hawk Parkway for alleged trespassing. 3:55 a.m. Melissa Moses, 43, was arrested for an active warrant on Highway 50 in Placerville. Prior to being brought into jail, she allegedly admitted having methamphetamine stashed in her bra. 8:41 a.m.
 Unknown suspect(s) smashed a glass door […]

Crime Log: May 4-5

May 4 10:31 a.m. A victim reported his vehicle was burglarized on Tierra de Dios Drive in Bass Lake. 11:49 a.m. A subject was contacted at her campsite at the Ponderosa Resort in Coloma. After she gave consent to search her trailer and vehicle, she was allegedly found in possession of narcotics and related paraphernalia. […]

Weather stats 5-20-14

Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain 1-May 92 53 0.00 2-May 92 60 0.00 3-May NA NA 0.00 4-May 93 50 0.00 5-May 75 50 0.00 6-May 72 50 0.00 7-May 75 50 0.00 8-May 75 51 0.00 9-May 72 53 0.05 […]

Crime Log: May 1-3

May 1 5:15 a.m. 
A female reported being battered by a male on Pony Express Trail in Pollock Pines. The report was determined to be unfounded. 8:48 a.m. An unknown female took a 16-year-old male student’s wallet that was in his backpack during school hours on Oakdell Drive in El Dorado. 10:20 a.m. Adam Scott […]

Crime Log: April 28-30

April 28 7:50 a.m. A victim reported a burglary from her locked vehicle on Country Club Drive in Cameron Park. Nothing was taken and the driver side window was broken. 8:53 a.m. A subject allegedly stole bank cards from Mount Aukum Road in Mount Aukum and then used them without permission. A subject also stole […]

Lake levels 5-15-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. May 15, 2014 Elevation (feet) 425.02 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 570,100 58% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 1,652 Outflow 961 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. May 15, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,462.32 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 35,611 87% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 17 Outflow […]

Correction

The article,  Marshall volunteers make a difference,  that ran on Monday, May 12 on page B-2 had the wrong phone number listed for the auxiliary. To find out more about the Marshall Medical Auxiliary and volunteering call 530-626-2643.

Crime Log: April 25-27

April 25 7:55 a.m. 
Christopher Huff, 52, allegedly placed items in a bag and exited a store on Missouri Flat Road in Diamond Springs without paying for the items. Suspect was detained by store asset protection personal until deputies arrived. The suspect was cited and released. 8:30 a.m. A 19-year-old male student reported being harassed […]

Crime Log: April 21-24

April 21 1:01 p.m. Timothy Meyer, 55, was arrested on Bass Lake Road in El Dorado Hills for alleged possession of a controlled substance. 1:31 p.m. A mother in Oak Hill reported her daughter was a victim of cyber bullying. 11:12 p.m. A 43-year-old female in Placerville reported her ex-husband was repeatedly harassing her and […]

Weather stats 5-13-14

Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain 1-May 92 53 0.00 2-May 92 60 0.00 3-May NA NA 0.00 4-May 93 50 0.00 5-May 75 50 0.00 6-May 72 50 0.00 7-May 75 50 0.00 8-May 75 51 0.00 9-May 72 53 0.05 […]

Crime Log: April 19-21

April 19 1:55 a.m. A male subject was arrested on Merrychase Drive in Cameron Park for alleged drug-related charges. 11:51 a.m. A husband and wife got into a verbal argument on Meyers Court in Somerset. During the argument, the husband, Benjamin Morris, 34, allegedly spun his tires in gravel, throwing rocks at the wife’s 67-year-old […]

Lake levels 5-9-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. May 9, 2014 Elevation (feet) 424 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 561,400 57% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 965 Outflow 960 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. May 7, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,462.19 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 35,534 87% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 28 Outflow […]

Divorces (March)

Gary Andrew Glenesk and Petra Diane Hawes- Glenesk, March 20, 2014 Lauren Kay Gramch and Lee Allen Gramch, March 20, 2014 Denise L. Cummings and Patrick J. Cummings, March 20, 2014 Josie Carrillo and Scott Carrillo, March 18, 2014 Bee Saucier and John Christopher Quinones, Jr., March 18, 2014 Felipe A. Castro and Tara M. […]

Correction

Monday’s article about the county supervisors’ “Respectful Workplace” special meeting incorrectly quoted CAO principal analyst Mike Applegarth. What Applegarth said was, “I’m very, very tired of being afraid to tell the truth.”

Weather stats 5-6-14

Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain 1-May 92 53 0.00 2-May 92 60 0.00 3-May NA NA 0.00 4-May 93 50 0.00 5-May 75 50 0.00 6-May 72 50 0.00 May rainfall to date 0.00 139-year average rain for month of May […]

Building permits 4/28-5/5/2014

Permits issued 04/28 to 05/02/2014 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – EXPAND – 1-FMLY $43,724 1 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $521,609 1 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $13,730 2 BUILDG – NEW – M1FMLY $831,340 1 BUILDG – REACT – 1-FMLY $16,000 1 BUILDG – REMODL – 1-FMLY $4,500 5 BUILDG […]

Crime Log: April 16-18

April 16 2:30 a.m. A suspect was contacted and arrested on warrants at a closed business, after hours, on Ponderosa road in Rescue. Property of other people was allegedly found in the suspect’s possession and taken for investigation. 7:07 a.m. A 26-year-old male victim reported petty theft on Valley View Parkway in El Dorado Hills. […]

Crime Log: April 13-15

April 13 1:14 a.m. Austin Skow, 18, allegedly cut a vehicle tire with a knife on Pony Express Trail in Cedar Grove. The same male suspect also allegedly punched another male in the face. 1:25 a.m. A male subject was issued a citation on Coach Lane in Cameron Park for alleged possession of controlled substance […]

Lake levels 5-1-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. May 1, 2014 Elevation (feet) 422.25 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 546,600 56% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 2,382 Outflow 810 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. April 24, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,460.43 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 34,498 84% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 26 Outflow […]

April 2014 weather stats

Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain 1-Apr 58 35 0.60 2-Apr 55 34 0.20 3-Apr 65 37 0.00 4-Apr 65 40 0.00 5-Apr 76 42 0.00 6-Apr 76 41 0.00 7-Apr 81 48 0.00 8-Apr 84 42 0.00 9-Apr 91 51 0.00 […]

Building permits 4/21-25/2014

Permits issued: 4/21 to 4/25/2014 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – CNVRTO – OFFICE $57,682 1 BUILDG – CNVRTO – WAREHS $8,907 5 BUILDG – REPAIR – 1-FMLY $263,000 1 BUILDG – REPLAC – ROOF $8,985 1 ELCTRC – NEW – RETAIL $2,000 6 ELCTRC – NEW – SOLAR $166,029 13 MECHAN […]

Crime Log: April 10-12

April 10 8:50 a.m. A 60-year-old male victim reported a burglary on Highway 50 in Kyburz. 10:00 a.m. A 57-year-old male victim loaned his cell phone to a suspect on Pony Express Trail in Cedar Grove. The suspect allegedly refuses to return it. 10:09 a.m. Domestic violence was reported on Gold Ridge Trail in Pollock […]

Crime Log: April 7-9

April 7 2:00 a.m. Richard Anderson, 49, was arrested on Red Hawk Parkway in Shingle Springs for allegedly being a felon in possession of ammunition. 8:15 a.m. 
While a 71-year-old male subject was walking on a trail near Jacquier Road in Placerville, the driver side window of his car was broken and items were stolen […]

Crime Log: April 4-6

April 4 9:15 a.m. Deputies were dispatched to a report of a vehicle theft on Pleasant Valley Road in Diamond Springs. The victim discovered his business was burglarized and two vehicles were missing. 10:37 a.m. A victim reported a burglary by unknown suspect(s) to EID property on El Dorado Hills Boulevard in El Dorado Hills. 10:45 […]

DUI Log: April 4-23

CHRISTOPHER J. ANDERSON, 39, of Placerville, booked by PPD on April 4, bail listed as $2,500. RAYMOND WALKER JR., 24, of Sacramento, booked by CHP on April 4, bail listed as $15,000. THOMAS J. MCMICKEN, 63, of Grizzly Flat, booked by CHP on April 5, bail listed as $2,500. JUAN R. MIRAMONTES, 25, of Diamond […]

Lake levels 4-25-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. April 25, 2014 Elevation (feet) 420.47 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 531,900 54% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 1,625 Outflow 1,489 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. April 24, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,460.43 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 34,498 84% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 26 Outflow […]

Crime Log: April 1-3

April 1 7:29 a.m. A victim reported petty theft on Harkness Street in Georgetown. 7:40 a.m. A 33-year-old male victim reported grand theft from a vehicle on Montecito Court in El Dorado Hills. 7:57 a.m.
 An 31-year-old female victim reported items were stolen from her unlocked vehicle overnight on El Dorado Street in El Dorado. […]

Weather stats 4-22-14

Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain 1-Apr 58 35 0.60 2-Apr 55 34 0.20 3-Apr 65 37 0.00 4-Apr 65 40 0.00 5-Apr 76 42 0.00 6-Apr 76 41 0.00 7-Apr 81 48 0.00 8-Apr 84 42 0.00 9-Apr 91 51 0.00 […]

Building permits 4/7-11/2014

Permits issued: 4/07 to: 04/11/2014 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $26,748 3 BUILDG – REMODL – 1-FMLY $68,000 5 BUILDG – REPAIR – 1-FMLY $230,000 1 BUILDG – REPAIR – ROOF $14,750 1 BUILDG – REPLAC – ROOF $24,000 1 ELCTRC – NEW – GARAGE $400 6 ELCTRC […]

DUI Log: Feb. 28-April 3

JOSEPH M. BROWN, 29, of Shingle Springs, booked by CHP on Feb. 28 , bail listed as $5,000. GINA T. DORE, 27, of Prescott, booked by EDSO on Feb. 28, no bail listed. DONALD P. GREENE, 46, of El Dorado Hills, booked by CHP on Feb. 28, bail listed as $2,500. JOSEY A. HERRERA, 22, of […]

Lake levels 4-17-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. April 17, 2014 Elevation (feet) 418.69 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 517,300 53% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 2,669 Outflow 529 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. April 17, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,460.09 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 34,302 84% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 39.4 Outflow […]