Wednesday, April 16, 2014
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
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Sugarloaf Stampede

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HATCHER, 16 months, and Creigha, 3 1/2, cross the finish line before dad Chris Cockrell. Mom Lina finished slightly ahead of the trio and is training for the Tinkerbell 1/2 marathon in Disneyland. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene

Charron brothers

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#3 Tanner Charron sends the ball past #5 Sam Greenleaf and over the net for a point on Friday April 4 at Ponderosa high in shingle springs.

El Dorado Western Railroad

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DISEMBARKING at the Shingle Springs "station" are Larry Earnest and his great-nephew, 5-year-old Connor Burros, assisted by Station Master Davey Wiser.

Walk a mile

KKEVIN BROWN, front, walks in high heels to support the Center for Violence-free Relationships and the fight to end sexual assault in the community. On Saturday, April 26 male community leaders will be marching on Main Street in Placerville to continue the campaign against sexual assault. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

Cameron Stephens

GOLDEN SIERRA'S Cameron Stephens, shown here in a nonleague game at El Dorado, pitched the first game at the 44th annual Cordova Easter Baseball Tournament. Democrat photo by Krysten Kellum

Roundup: April 15, 2014

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TYLER PETERSON, pictured earlier this season, sank a hole-in-one in an SVC match last week. He was also the Medalist after shooting a 42. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

Town Center carnival

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LYLA MIRHADI, 3, of Folsom, slides down the Super Slide at the carnival.

Going green

RECENT RAIN turned a field green near Tullis Mine Road in Diamond Springs on Tuesday, April 8. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

A spot in the shade

A BLACK LAB rests beneath an oak tree on Fairlane Court in Placerville on March 20. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene

Mill

THE PLANER building is in the process of being deconstructed. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

Future fishermen

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JESSE PARKER, 4, and Osby Parker, 5, of Pollock Pines, proudly show their catch during the 27th annual Placerville Fishing Derby and Casting contest. Jesse caught two fish while Osby caught one. Photos by Laurie Edwards

The Spirit of Benny

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PETER HUERTA, 10, of Diamond Springs, top photo, gives Scooter, mascot for Sacramento Region Spare the Air, a high five at the start of the third annual Spirit of Benny 10/5K Run and Walk on the El Dorado Trail. Photos by Laurie Edwards

Greenwood School being restored

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THE GABLE above the porch before it's rebuild. Photo courtesy Jerry Stinson
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News

EDH Fire Dept. annexing Latrobe

By Noel Stack | From Page: A1, 8 Comments

 
Motorcycle fatality in Greenwood

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A1

 
Greenwood School being restored

By Rebecca Murphy | From Page: A1 | Gallery

Cal Fire increasing staffing, hiring

By Cal Fire | From Page: B1

 
EID restricts watering days

By Michael Raffety | From Page: A1, 13 Comments

Lover’s Leap fall injures man

By Tahoe Tribune | From Page: A1

 
Tea Party meeting April 17

By Tea Party Patriots Of El Dorado Hills | From Page: A3, 62 Comments

 
Town Hall Meeting on Underage Drinking May 1

By El Dorado Hills Community Vision Coalition | From Page: A6

Floating body not a body

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A7

 
Old mill a goner

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A11, 18 Comments | Gallery

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Letters

Real estate lies

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 15 Comments

 
A great big thanks

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

Murder? Suicide?

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 8 Comments

 
‘Drive Clean’

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 9 Comments

Middle class getting poorer?

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 54 Comments

 
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Sports

Outside with Charlie: Switch gear

By Charlie Ferris | From Page: A8

 
Ponderosa volleyball is a family affair

By Jerry Heinzer | From Page: A8 | Gallery

Aussie team makes visit

By Special to the Democrat | From Page: A8

 
Griz have challenging day

By Mike Bush | From Page: A8 | Gallery

Roundup: April 15, 2014

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A9 | Gallery

 
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Prospecting

At a glance: Take aim on fun

By Mimi Escabar | From Page: B2

 
Men to walk a mile in her shoes

By Center For Violence-Free Relationships | From Page: B2 | Gallery

Runners stampede for Sugarloaf scholarships

By El Dorado County Office of Education | From Page: B2 | Gallery

 
Team works to fight disease

By Placerville Kiwanis | From Page: B3

 
COOL School is accepting applications

By Rescue Union | From Page: B4

Band of Miwoks fund mission

By Shingle Springs Band Of Miwok Indians | From Page: B12

 
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Essentials

Crime Log: March 25-27

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A2

 
Weather stats 4-15-14

By Michael Raffety | From Page: A2

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Obituaries

Numa Edward “Ed” Roberts

By Contributor | From Page: A2

 
Ronald Russell Rohrer

By Contributor | From Page: A2, 2 Comments

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Real Estate

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Comics

Horoscope, Wednesday, April 16, 2014

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TV Listings

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Sudoku

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Flying McCoys

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Speed Bump

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Working It Out

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Shoe

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Rubes

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New York Times Crossword

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Tundra

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Horoscope, Thursday, April 17, 2014

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