Correction

In the story “Comfort grows in Healing Garden,” Leadership El Dorado class member Laurie Randall should have been identified as a licensed vocational nurse at Western Slope Health Center in Placerville.

Crime Log: May 8-9

May 8 7:34 a.m. A 39-year-old female victim reported petty theft on Birmingham Way in El Dorado Hills. 1:51 a.m. A male subject was caught shoplifting from a store on Missouri Flat Road in Diamond Springs. 2:53 p.m. A suspect stole a chainsaw from the a 72-year-old male victim’s shed on Voltaire Drive in Cameron […]

Correction

In the May 28 article “Placerville City Council: Medical marijuana dispensaries report discussed,” Kirt West’s name was incorrectly spelled. Michael Christiansen was incorrectly identified as West’s business partner. Christiansen is not affiliated with West or his business.

Building Permits: May 25-29

Permits Issued: May 25, 2015 to May 29, 2015 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – CNVRTO – SOFFIC $34,463 1 BUILDG – EXPAND – 1-FMLY $31,141 1 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $604,538 4 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $53,316 17 BUILDG – NEW – M1FMLY $6,900,481 1 BUILDG – NEW – […]

Weather stats: May 1-28

Placerville Weather Statistics Mo/Yr May-15 Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:00 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain May 1 84 76 0.00 May 2 91 60 0.00 May 3 84 51 0.00 May 4 85 50 0.00 May 5 83 49 0.00 May 6 76 44 0.05 May […]

Crime Log: May 5-7

May 5 6:28 a.m. 
A 27-year-old male victim reported items stolen from his unlocked vehicle on Pacheco Court in El Dorado Hills. 8:44 a.m. A 15-year-old female juvenile suspect was cited on for possession of marijuana at a school on Ponderosa Road in Rescue. 10:34 a.m. A 24-year-old male victim reported petty theft from a […]

Lake Levels: May 28, 2015

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. May 27, 2015 Elevation (feet) 421.94 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 544,000 56% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 830 Outflow 1,502 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 7 a.m. May 28, 2015 Elevation (ft) 3,461.10 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 34,889 85% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 6.77 Outflow […]

Correction

The two members of the El Dorado County royal court in the photograph that ran Wednesday, May 20 on B-2 are Kylee Hunter, Junior  Miss El Dorado County, and Tristan Hunter, Miss Teen El Dorado County, participating in the American Legion’s Fourth of July parade in South Lake Tahoe.

Building permits: May 18-22

Permits Issued: May 18, 2015 to May 22, 2015 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – CNVRTO – OFFICE $54,839 1 BUILDG – DEMLTN – POOL $0 3 BUILDG – EXPAND – 1-FMLY $418,172 2 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $854,467 2 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $26,213 1 BUILDG – NEW – […]

Crime Log: April 30-May 4

April 30 10:36 a.m. Suspect(s) forced entry into a motor home storage facility on Business Drive in Diamond Springs. Items were stolen and damage to the motor home amounted to approximately $1,000. 10:41 a.m. A 74-year-old male victim reported petty theft from a vehicle on Plateau Circle in Cameron Park. 11:36 a.m. Possession of a […]

April Divorces

Denise A. Canepa and Calvin H. Canepa, April 27, 2015 Cassandra Jetton and Steven Jetton, April 27, 2015 William Suellau and Laura Suellau, April 27, 2015 Kelly Lynn Kinsella and James Richard Kinsella, April 27, 2015 Tara Brooks and Robert Brannan, April 27, 2015 Joni Marlene Hitt and Jeffrey Scott Hitt, April 27, 2015 Danya […]

Weather Stats: May 21

Placerville Weather Statistics Mo/Yr May-15 Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:00 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain May 1 84 76 0.00 May 2 91 60 0.00 May 3 84 51 0.00 May 4 85 50 0.00 May 5 83 49 0.00 May 6 76 44 0.05 May […]

Crime Log: April 27-April 30

April 27 8:29 a.m. A 44-year-old male subject reported a firearm lost or stolen from his residence on Good Shepherd Lane in Placerville while he was away. 9:20 a.m. Deputies arrested Cody Neeld, 22, for allegedly occupying a code-enforced building on Bass Lake Road in El Dorado Hills and possession of drug paraphernalia. 10:15 a.m. […]

Crime Log: April 26-27

April 26 12:21 a.m.
 During the service of a felony warrant on Montero Road in Cameron Park, two subjects resisted deputies. The subjects were subsequently arrested and the case forwarded to the da.. 9:43 a.m. A suspect had a felony warrant and fled deputies in a vehicle with reckless disregard for public safety. A lengthy […]

Building Permits: May 11-15

Permits Issued: May 11, 2015 to May 15, 2015 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – NEW – ACCBLD $38,669 1 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $11,234 1 BUILDG – NEW – FNDTN $1,500 1 BUILDG – NEW – RETWAL $12,000 1 BUILDG – REMODL – 1-FMLY $5,200 2 BUILDG – REPLAC – […]

Crime Log: April 23-25

April 23 12:40 a.m. A suspect blamed a 45-year-old female victim for his eviction. During an argument on Wentworth Springs Road in Georgetown, the suspect told the victim he was going to cut her throat and cut her body into pieces. He then slapped the victim in her face multiple times. 7:30 a.m. Deputies responded […]

Lake Levels: May 21, 2015

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. May 20, 2015 Elevation (feet) 423.18 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 554,400 57% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 488 Outflow 1,486 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 7 a.m. May 21, 2015 Elevation (ft) 3,461.31 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 35,012 85% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 7.99 Outflow […]

Crime Log: April 18-22

April 18 12:09 p.m. Deputies receive a report of a burglary to multiple storage containers and a dwelling on a remote property on South Shingle Road in Latrobe. 6:13 p.m. Deputies were dispatched to a battery call on Freedom Road in Placerville. Connie Sanford, 60, was arrested for alleged battery. 7:52 p.m. A female subject […]

Weather Stats: May 14

Placerville Weather Statistics Mo/Yr May-15 Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:00 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain May 1 84 76 0.00 May 2 91 60 0.00 May 3 84 51 0.00 May 4 85 50 0.00 May 5 83 49 0.00 May 6 76 44 0.05 May […]

Lake Levels: May 14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. May 13, 2015 Elevation (feet) 424.12 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 562,400 58% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 687 Outflow 1,206 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 7 a.m. May 14, 2015 Elevation (ft) 3,460.96 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 34,807 85% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 58.39 Outflow […]

Clarification

The article “GDPUD OKs Prop. 218 process for ALT” stated that the water agency had 45 days to notify property owners of the upcoming Prop. 218 hearing and to determine how much of an assessment to charge its customers. However, the 45-day period does not begin until the amount to be borrowed is established, which should […]

DUI Log: April 30-May 11

SCOTT GONZALES, 54, of Cedar Grove, booked by CHP on April 30, bail listed as $5,000. CHERRON D. LEE, 32, of North Highlands, booked by PPD on April 30, bail listed as $16,202. DAVID A. HALL, 48, of Shingle Springs, booked by CHP on May 1, bail listed as $5,000. JAMIE L. HUSSONG, 37, of […]

Crime Log: April 17-18

April 17 4:30 a.m. A burglary on Big Oak Road in Placerville was reported. 8:27 a.m. A 64-year-old female victim reported grand theft from an unlocked on Coach Lane in Cameron Park. 9:46 a.m. A reporting party found explosives in his garage on Catawba Drive in Cameron Park. EOD responded and took possession of them […]

Building permits May 4-8

Permits Issued: May 4, 2015 to May 8, 2015 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – CNVRTO – 2NDDWG $92,358 1 BUILDG – DEMLTN – LIVSPC $0 2 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $1,244,370 1 BUILDG – NEW – WAREHS $1,039,500 1 BUILDG – REACT – 1-FMLY $41,000 1 BUILDG – REPLAC – […]

Crime Log: April 14-16

April 14 9:31 a.m. A 67-year-old female victim reported petty theft and forgery on Dawnrose Lane in Somerset. 9:45 a.m. An adult male was cited and released for trespassing on Red Hawk Parkway in Shingle Springs. 10:58 a.m. Allison McClintic, 24, allegedly stole merchandise from Walmart in Diamond Springs. Upon contact, she allegedly impersonated a […]

Correction

In the article, “Shotgun assault: Miwok chairman’s daughter arrested,” the security officer refused to call the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office, stating they would not do anything, but would call Tribal Police, EDSO Lt. Tom Murdoch said.

Crime Log: April 11-13

April 11 10:57 a.m. Electronics were stolen from inside of a locked vehicle on Cambridge Road in Cameron Park. A possible suspect was contacted and found not to have the stolen property. 3:36 p.m. Petty theft was reported on Missouri Flat Road in Diamond Springs. 8:02 p.m. Possession of controlled substances was reported on Busselton […]

Weather Stats: May 1-7

Placerville Weather Statistics Mo/Yr May-15 Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:00 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain May 1 84 76 0.00 May 2 91 60 0.00 May 3 84 51 0.00 May 4 85 50 0.00 May 5 83 49 0.00 May 6 76 44 0.05 May […]

Crime Log: April 8-10

April 8 12:22 a.m.
 Deputies stopped a subject on Highway 50 in Shingle Springs for code violations. The driver was found in possession of controlled substance and smoking paraphernalia and was subsequently arrested. 3:17 a.m. Deputies responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle pulling in and out of residential driveways near El Dorado Street […]

Lake Levels: May 7

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. May 6, 2015 Elevation (feet) 425.13 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 571,000 58% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 575 Outflow 1,277 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 7 a.m. May 7, 2015 Elevation (ft) 3,460.32 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 34,435 84% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 55.59 Outflow […]

Lake levels March 6, 2015

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. March 4, 2015 Elevation (feet) 424.76 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 567,800 58% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 1,254 Outflow 775 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 7 a.m. March 5, 2015 Elevation (ft) 3,453.62 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 30,618 75% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 13.43 Outflow […]

Building permits: April 27-May 1, 2015

Permits Issued: April 27, 2015 to May 1, 2015 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – CNVRTO – GARAGE $1,006 1 BUILDG – DEMLTN – FNDTN $0 2 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $1,541,463 1 BUILDG – NEW – ACCBLD $25,816 3 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $56,218 11 BUILDG – NEW – M1FMLY […]

DUI Log: April 16-28

LAUREN L. ESPOSITO, 23, of Mount Aukum, booked by EDSO on April 16, bail listed as $18,000. DESTINY G. GRANGER, 34, of El Dorado, booked by CHP on April 16, bail listed as $165,000. RONALD W. NUSSBAUM, 22, of Cameron Park, booked by CHP on April 16, bail listed as $10,000. AARON R. EAGLE, 45, […]

March 2015 divorces

Paul F. Grimm and Roslyn A. Boscia, March 20, 2015 Malitha Mortensen and Jerod Mortensen, March 20, 2015 Virginia Marie Hill and Patrick Hill, March 20, 2015 Deborah Sallomi and Michael Sallomi, March 20, 2015 Rose Farnholtz and Tary Farnholtz, March 20, 2015 Ahren Clausen and Kristin Clausen, March 20, 2015 Karin Elfriede Root and […]

Crime Log: April 5-7

April 5 2:20 p.m. Deputies contacted a male adult at a residence on Skyward Lane in Placerville. Spike Jackson, 39, was placed under arrest for an active arrest warrant and he was booked into the Placerville jail. 4:08 p.m. Deputies were dispatched to a domestic violence incident on Grizzly Flat Road in Somerset. A female […]

Lake Levels: April 30, 2015

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. April 30, 2015 Elevation (feet) 425.81 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 576,900 59% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 991 Outflow 972 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 7 a.m. April 30, 2015 Elevation (ft) 3,459.70 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 34,070 83% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 62.59 Outflow […]

Weather stats: April 2015

Placerville Weather Statistics Mo/Yr Apr-16 Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain April 1 67 41 0.00 April 2 74 40 0.00 April 3 76 42 0.00 April 4 74 42 0.00 April 5 58 32 0.10 April 6 58 41 0.01 April […]

Correction

In the article “Chase ends with arrest of wanted felon,” the vehicle chase ended on Placerville Drive.

Building permits: April 20-24

Permits Issued: April 20, 2015 to April 24, 2015 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – DEMLTN – POOL $11,400 1 BUILDG – NEW – GARAGE $26,213 2 BUILDG – REMODL – 1-FMLY $15,500 1 BUILDG – REPAIR – 1-FMLY $30,200 5 BUILDG – REPLAC – ROOF $81,971 2 ELCTRC – NEW – 1-FMLY […]

Crime Log: March 30-April 4

March 30 1:10 p.m. A 59-year-old female victim reported petty theft on Canterbury Circle in El Dorado Hills. 1:55 p.m. A 23-year-old male victim reported petty theft on Sundown Trail in Placerville. 3:36 p.m. Possession of a controlled substance was reported on Cameron Park Drive in Cameron Park. 4:10 p.m. Deputies made contact with Jason […]

Correction

The weather statistics in the Friday, April 24 Mountain Democrat were incorrect. The corrected stats follow: April rainfall 1.02 140-year average rain for month of April 3.44 140-year average cumulative total through April 37.18 Season rain total starting July 2014 20.08 Rainfall to date percent of cumulative avg through April 54.01% 141-year season average rain […]

DUI Log: March 26-April 15

ROBERT C. HANSEN, 54, booked by CHP on March 26, bail listed as $5,000. NOELLE B. HOLLAND, 22, of Placerville, booked by EDSO on March 26, bail listed as $13,000. ROBERT O. HYMER, 44, booked by CHP on March 26, bail listed as $15,000. CHRISTOPHER CHAPA, 48, of Taylor, booked by CHP on March 27, […]

Crime Log: March 25-30

March 25 4:48 a.m. A male attempted to steal a vehicle on Post Street in El Dorado Hills after getting his own vehicle stuck. 7:20 a.m. A subject possessed concentrated marijuana on Ponderosa Road in Rescue. 8:00 a.m. Petty theft occurred on Missouri Flat Road in Diamond Spring 8:15 a.m. 
Deputies contacted a subject at […]

Crime Log: March 24

March 24 8:58 a.m. A 17-year-old female juvenile reported receiving threats from a fellow student at school on Pleasant Valley Road in Diamond Springs. Her purse was also taken. 9:17 a.m. A 45-year-old female subject in Cameron Park stated she is being harassed via a cyber bully Website. 9:30 a.m. 
 Mail was stolen from […]

Lake Levels: April 23, 2015

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. April 22, 2015 Elevation (feet) 425.14 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 571,100 58% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 496 Outflow 597 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 7 a.m. April 23, 2015 Elevation (ft) 3,458.64 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 33,444 82% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 63.57 Outflow […]