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 […]

Weather Stats: April 1-22

Placerville Weather Statistics 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 7 52 […]

Crime Log: March 23-24

March 23 7:27 a.m. Deputies responded to Quartz Creek Lane in Gold Hill for a report of a domestic violence. 7:59 a.m.
 Suspect(s) vandalized a commercial business on Cameron Park Drive in Cameron Park. Estimated damage was $1,000. 9:40 a.m. A burglary on Bassi Road in Lotus was reported. 9:50 a.m. Petty theft was reported […]

Building Permits: April 13-17

Permits Issued: April 13, 2015 to April 17,2015 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – CNVRTO – SOFFIC $87,803 1 BUILDG – NEW – TOWR-C $150,000 2 BUILDG – REMODL – 1-FMLY $18,800 1 BUILDG – REMODL – OFFICE $8,000 1 BUILDG – REMODL – WAREHS $500 2 BUILDG – REPLAC – ROOF […]

Crime Log: March 20-22

March 20 1:30 a.m. Tamera Cook, 53, allegedly possessed methamphetamine and was issued a citation on Marshall Way in Placerville. 6:04 a.m. Deputies were dispatched to Wentworth Springs Road in Georgetown for a report of an assault. Upon further investigation, deputies learned the 54-year-old female reporting party was the victim of a burglary. 8:51 a.m. […]

Building permits: April 6-10

Permits Issued: April 6, 2015 to April 10, 2015 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – CNVRTO – GARAGE $484 1 BUILDG – CNVRTO – SOFFIC $42,243 1 BUILDG – EXPAND – 1-FMLY $46,128 1 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $719,345 2 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $45,452 1 BUILDG – NEW – GARAGE […]

Crime Log: March 17-19

March 17 5:29 a.m. Adam Hull, 35, was arrested for an outstanding warrant on Red Hawk Parkway in Shingle Springs. Firearms in his possession were booked for safekeeping. 7:06 a.m. A male and female living together with kids present had a verbal argument on Missouri Flat Road in Diamond Springs. The argument got physical when […]

Lake Levels: April 16, 2015

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. April 15, 2015 Elevation (feet) 425.41 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 573,400 59% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 942 Outflow 580 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 7 a.m. April 16, 2015 Elevation (ft) 3,458.05 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 33,099 81% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 56.98 Outflow […]

DUI Log: Feb. 25-March 25

Feb. 25 GEORGE S. JOHNSTON, 57, of El Dorado, booked by CHP on Feb. 25, bail listed as $20,000. TIMOTHY M. HUGHES, 38, of Placerville, booked by PPD on Feb. 26, bail listed as $5,000. LEONA E. NELSON, 53, of Placerville, booked by CHP on Feb. 26, bail listed as $5,000. MARCO A. CLEMENTI, 32, […]

Building Permits: April 7, 2015

Permits Issued: 03/27/2015 To: 04/01/2015 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – EXPAND – 1-FMLY $68,994 1 BUILDG – REMODL – 1-FMLY $10,000 1 BUILDG – REMODL – OFFICE $19,500 1 BUILDG – REMODL – RETAIL $146,500 1 BUILDG – REPLAC – ROOF $19,361 15 ELCTRC – NEW – SOLAR $368,675 1 GRADNG […]

Crime Log: March 14-16

March 14 7:59 a.m. A subject was reportedly under the influence of a controlled substance on South Shingle Road in Shingle Springs. 9:46 a.m. Oak Ridge High School in El Dorado Hills was vandalized. Food and clothing items were stolen from a utility building and a snack bar. 11:00 a.m. Petty theft on Highway 193 […]

Crime Log: March 11-13

March 11 12:34 a.m. A 17-year-old male juvenile reported being assaulted and robbed on a bike trail on El Dorado Hills Boulevard in El Dorado Hills. 8:06 a.m. A victim reported a burglary on Ridgewood Court in Rescue. 9:52 a.m. An unlocked vehicle on La Canada Drive in Cameron Park was broken into and items […]

February 2015 divorces

Kevin Thomas Heilman and Jessica Heilman, February 24, 2015 Cathy Macri and David Macri, February 19, 2015 John G. Johnson and Amy M. Johnson, February 19, 2015 Maggie Kido and Matthew Batkin, February 19, 2015 Rachel R. Green and Oliver E. Green Jr., February 19, 2015 Wilbur Mott Jr. and Rose M Mott, February 19, […]

Crime Log: March 8-10

March 8 11:57 a.m. Suspect(s) forcibly opened a mailbox on Meadow Creek Road in Rescue. 1:15 p.m. Suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle on Bailey Court in El Dorado Hills and took property. 2:29 p.m. Trespassing was reported on Red Hawk Parkway in Shingle Springs. March 9 4:29 a.m. A male and female were allegedly engaged […]

Lake Levels: April 9, 2015

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. April 8, 2015 Elevation (feet) 425.3 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 572,500 59% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 732 Outflow 599 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. April 9, 2015 Elevation (ft) 3,457.22 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 32,621 79% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 73.99 Outflow […]

Building Permits: March 23-27

Permits Issued: 03/23/2015 to 03/27/2015 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 3 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $47,371 2 BUILDG – NEW – M1FMLY $886,541 2 BUILDG – REMODL – 1-FMLY $53,800 1 BUILDG – REMODL – CHURCH $385,000 1 BUILDG – REMODL – OFFICE $19,500 1 BUILDG – REPAIR – 1-FMLY $12,000 1 BUILDG […]

Crime Log: March 5-6

March 5 2:13 a.m. A boyfriend and girlfriend of six months got into an argument on Missouri Flat Road in Diamond Springs over personal issues. During the argument, the male allegedly struck the female on the face with a closed fist twice, causing traumatic injury. Brams Munsinger, 30, was arrested and booked. 2:34 a.m. Deputies […]

Weather Stats: March 2015

Placerville Weather Statistics Mo/Yr Mar-15 Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:00 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain Mar. 1 55 33 0.20 Mar. 2 67 42 0.00 Mar. 3 58 33 0.10 Mar. 4 67 33 0.00 Mar. 5 66 33 0.00 Mar. 6 71 42 0.00 Mar. […]

Lake Levels: April 2, 2015

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. April 2, 2015 Elevation (feet) 425.16 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 571,300 58% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 524 Outflow 600 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 12 a.m. April 2, 2015 Elevation (ft) 3,456.45 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 32,184 78% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 58.39 Outflow […]

Birth announcement

A 10 pound, 4 ounce, 22 inch baby boy was born to Eden Osucha and Jason Middleton at 5 p.m. on Feb. 23 in  Lewiston, Maine. Laszlo Raffael Osucha-Middleton joins his 3-year-old sibling, Marek, and he is the grandson of Theodore Osucha of Placerville and Karen and John Middleton of Arlington, Va. If you’d like to […]

Crime Log: March 1-4

March 1 3:50 a.m. A 24-year-old female victim reported grand theft on Coach Lane in Cameron Park. 7:58 a.m.
 Deputies were dispatched to a report of a domestic violence incident on Presley Lane in Shingle Springs. A female was arrested. 8:35 a.m. Suspect(s) took a 60-year-old male victim’s generators while he was sleeping in his […]

Building permits March 16-20

Permits Issued: 3/16/2015 To: 3/20/2015 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 2 BUILDG – CNVRTO – OFFICE $363,108 1 BUILDG – DEMLTN – TOWR-C $5,000 2 BUILDG – EXPAND – 1-FMLY $153,204 2 BUILDG – EXPAND – TOWR-C $12,500 3 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $3,237,736 2 BUILDG – NEW – ACCBLD $104,230 4 BUILDG […]

Correction

In a story that ran Friday, March 27, regarding the Collina di Mela olive oil ranch, it was reported that Ron Sbragia is president of the Apple Hill Growers Association. He is vice president. Lynn Larsen is the current president.

Crime Log: Feb. 27-28

Feb. 27 12:29 a.m. A subject was contacted sitting in a vehicle in the back parking lot of a motel on Coach Lane in Cameron Park with another occupant. Upon contact, the male, Michael Cooper, 19, allegedly displayed signs of being under the influence of a controlled substance. He was also allegedly found to be […]

Lake Levels 3/26/15

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. March 26, 2015 Elevation (feet) 425.41 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 573,700 59% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 751 Outflow 684 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 7 a.m. March 26, 2015 Elevation (ft) 3,455.71 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 31,769 77% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 63.6 Outflow […]

Correction

Imagination Theater is presenting the Tony Award-winning production “Spamalot” with performances through April 26, not April 6 as printed in the Friday, March 27 edition of the Mountain Democrat. The musical is playing at the theater located on the El Dorado County Fairgrounds, 100 Placerville Drive in Placerville, with Thursday and Friday shows at 7 […]

Building Permits: March 9-13

Permits Issued: March 9, 2015 to March 13, 2015 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – EXPAND – 1-FMLY $44,223 1 BUILDG – EXPAND – TOWR-C $8,000 5 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $91,326 2 BUILDG – REPLAC – ROOF $62,900 1 ELCTRC – NEW – LNDS-C $4,250 1 ELCTRC – NEW – OFFICE $6,500 […]

Crime Log: Feb. 25-26

Feb. 25 8:20 a.m. A suspect attempted to steal money from a Pepsi vending machine on Jameson Beach Road in Tahoe Paradise. No money was taken but there was approximately $300 in damage. 8:49 a.m. A 45-year-old male victim reported petty theft from an unlocked vehicle on Tea Rose Drive in El Dorado Hills. 9:53 […]

Crime Log: Feb. 22-25

Feb. 22 11:16 a.m. 
Robert Spencer, 46, was issued a citation on Carson Road in Camino for alleged possession of marijuana. 4:32 p.m. Suspect(s) attained a lost or stolen ATM card by unknown means and charged less than $200 in South Lake Tahoe before it was cancelled. 5:35 p.m. 
Two subjects, Albert Classen, 41, and […]

Correction

In the article, “Phone scam: Caller poses as deputy,” the phone number for EDSO should read 530-621-5655. Lt. Tom Murdoch’s quote should read, “We are in the arrest business, not the bail bonds business.” Murdoch also added that the most popular scam today is an out-of-area caller claiming to be “Steve Martin” from the U.S. […]

Crime Log: Feb. 19-23

Feb. 19 8:00 a.m. A truant juvenile was taken into custody on Los Santos Drive in Cameron Park and delivered to school, at the parent’s request. 11:00 
a.m. A female juvenile suspect, 16, was arrested on Missouri Flat road in Diamond Springs for allegedly delaying/obstructing/resisting a peace officer. 11:14 a.m. A masked assailant on Busselton […]

Building permits: March 2-6

Permits Issued: March 2, 2015 to March 6, 2015 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 2 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $1,700,395 1 BUILDG – NEW – ACCSTR $53,739 2 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $28,462 2 BUILDG – NEW – M1FMLY 1,248,000 1 BUILDG – NEW – STORAG $4,681 1 BUILDG – REPAIR – […]

Lake Levels March 19, 2015

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. March 18, 2015 Elevation (feet) 425.58 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 574,900 59% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 878 Outflow 836 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 7 a.m. March 19, 2015 Elevation (ft) 3,454.81 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 31,271 76% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 63.97 Outflow […]

Crime Log: Feb. 18-19

Feb. 18 7:30 a.m. 
During a search warrant on Green Wing Lane in Placerville, deputies located a useable amount of a substance that was later found presumptive positive for methamphetamine. A subject was arrested. 7:44 a.m. Domestic violence was reported on Pony Express Trail in Cedar Grove. A boyfriend punched a girlfriend in the stomach […]

Crime Log: Feb. 16-17

Feb. 16 7:54 a.m. Petty theft was reported on Red Hawk Parkway in Shingle Springs. 8:33 a.m. A deputy was dispatched to a senior living community on Golden Center Court in Diamond Springs regarding a theft incident. 9:37 a.m.
 Suspect(s) stole a $4,000 propane transfer pump from a storage yard on Pony Express Trail in […]

Crime Log: Feb. 13-15

Feb. 13 10:55 a.m. 
An ex-boyfriend entered a dwelling on Pony Express Trail in Cedar Grove without permission and began yelling at everyone in house. 11:34 a.m. Burglary on Dartmouth Place in El Dorado Hills 1:00 p.m. 
A suspect stole items in El Dorado Hills and was attempting to sell them on Craigslist. 1:55 p.m. […]

Building Permits: Feb. 23-27

Permits issued: 2/23 to 2/27/2015 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 2 BUILDG – EXPAND – 1-FMLY $56,370 1 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $651,715 1 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $20,221 1 BUILDG – NEW – M1FMLY $578,630 1 BUILDG – NEW – TEMP-C $326,93 1 BUILDG – REMODL – RETAIL $20,000 1 BUILDG […]

Crime Log: Feb. 12-13

Feb. 12 2:31 a.m. Deputies initiated a traffic stop on Highway 50 in Shingle Springs for alleged traffic infractions and arrested the driver, Nicholas Adams, 32, for alleged possession of methamphetamine and being under the influence of a controlled substance. 7:45 a.m. Suspect(s) stole a 49-year-old male victim’s trail cameras on Gemstone Road in Placerville. […]