Wednesday, October 29, 2014
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
99 CENTS

Rumor Has It quartet

RUMOR HAS IT, left to right, Kent Miller, Bob Stucky Bernard Carlson and Russ Toliver, is performing saturday, Nov. 1 at the American Legion Hall, 4561 Green Valley Road in Placerville. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

Uke-lullaby

DOWNTOWN UKE — Six-month-old Gabriella Forest of Lotus is soothed by the sounds of Robert Roehr strumming his ukelele on Main Street, Placerville, as mom, Adrienne Graf looks on. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene

Pumpkin Splash

View More Photos →
KIDS enjoy the water at the Pumpkin Splash Patch event.

Cody Miller

CODY MILLER, pictured two weeks ago, is one of the many offensive weapons El Dorado's offense can utilize. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

Meyer’s Landfill

THE MEYERS LANDFILL is capped off as seen in this aerial view. One side of the landfill goes over the sewer export line for the South Tahoe Utility District. The sewer right of way can be seen heading toward Alpine County where the treated water is discharged into a reservoir. Democrat photo by Krysten Kellum

Golden Sierra hosts San Juan boys soccer

View More Photos →
TYRAY CARPENTER breaks up a play Monday. Photo by Laurie Edwards.

Opportunity Acres: Ranch a choice for autistics

View More Photos →
DRAKE, one of the team members at Opportunity Acres, tosses hay in for the smaller livestock at the ranch.

Val Pease

View More Photos →
THE LENZMEN could be found playing at venues all over El Dorado County in the '70s. Courtesy photo
.

News

Meyer’s landfill still mired in litigation

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A1 | Gallery

 
Mailer war in District 4

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A1

Opportunity Acres: Ranch is a special choice

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A1 | Gallery

 
 
Probation Officers endorse Ranalli

By News Release | From Page: A3

 
Nugent Divine receives endorsements

By News Release | From Page: A3

 
.

Opinion

My turn: Lies, damn lies and statistics

By Ken Calhoon | From Page: A4

 
Yes to Prop. 1

By Mountain Democrat | From Page: A4

My turn: Voters guide for dummies

By Mark Belden | From Page: A4

 
.

Letters

No on Prop. 46

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

 
See the bigger picture on M-N-O

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

Prop. 46 is manipulative to voters

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

 
Join me in voting for Kirk Smith

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

Taxpayer dollars used to attack initiatives

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

 
An open letter to Kirk Callahan Smith

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

The truth about Penn, Measure M and housing development

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

 
.

Sports

Cougars take on Galt tomorrow

By Mike Bush | From Page: A8 | Gallery

 
Grizzly loss ends SDL season

By Jerry Heinzer | From Page: A8 | Gallery

Roundup: Oct. 28, 2014

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A8

 
Oak Ridge claims North I section title

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A8

Sports Scene: Oct. 28, 2014

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A8

 
SVC All League Golf

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A8

El Dorado girls win thriller; boys roughed up

By Mike Bush | From Page: A8

 
.

Prospecting

At a glance: Spooktacular boonanza

By Mimi Escabar | From Page: B2

 
Rumor Has It for a fun show

By Pat Lakey | From Page: B2 | Gallery

Lenzmen are a hit in Hangtown

By Mike Roberts | From Page: B3 | Gallery

 
Fairytale Town revamps Farmer Brown’s Barn

By Fairytale Town | From Page: B3

Life as I know it: CG Prep School

By Robert F. Boggus | From Page: B4

 
Polar Express to roll again

By Virginia And Truckee Railroad | From Page: B4

Sip and nibble at ‘Night at the Library’

By News Release | From Page: B4

 
Grow For It! Citrus

By Paula Bertram | From Page: B5

Book expands knowledge about olive oil and more

By Richard S. Calhoun | From Page: B5

 
Free concert and art festival

By News Release | From Page: B6

Tahoe Hard Rock now accepting reservations

By Hark Rock Hotel And Casino | From Page: B6

 
.

Essentials

DUI Log: Oct. 4-22

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A2

 
Correction

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A2

Weather stats 10-28-14

By Michael Raffety | From Page: A2

 
Crime Log: Oct. 18-19

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A2

.

Obituaries

.

Real Estate

.

Comics

Long Story Short

By Contributor | From Page: A10

 
Flying McCoys

By Contributor | From Page: A10

Speed Bump

By Contributor | From Page: A10

 
Tundra

By Contributor | From Page: A10

Horoscope, Thursday, October 30, 2014

By Contributor | From Page: A10

 
Horoscope, Wednesday, October 29, 2014

By Contributor | From Page: A10

TV Listings

By Contributor | From Page: A10

 
Shoe

By Contributor | From Page: A10

Sudoku

By Contributor | From Page: A10

 
Rubes

By Contributor | From Page: A10

New York Times Crossword

By Contributor | From Page: A10