Wednesday, July 23, 2014
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
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Trying to blend in

A CALIFORNIA HAIRSTREAK sucks nectar from a yarrow plant at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

Dodgeball at the El Dorado Hills CSD gym

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CHILDREN AND ADULTS race for the balls at the start of a dodge ball game at the CSD gym in El Dorado Hills Friday June 20. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

Family Dollar

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POLLOCK PINES resident Greg Wyman looks at an assortment of reading glasses with his mother Margaret during the event.

State Fair winners

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THE 2012 Viognier, El Dorado from Gold Hill Vineyard was selected as the Best Viognier and a double gold medal. The top wines will be featured in the Save Mart Supermarkets Wine Garden. Democrat file photo

Paul Vos

PAUL VOS, pictured earlier this summer, had a big day for the Sharks last Saturday. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

Elected admirer

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ASSEMBLYMAN Frank Bigelow, in cowboy hat, who represents most of El Dorado County, talks with Camino resident John Bathurst about his 1930 Model A pickup truck on display at Riebes Auto Parts car show in Pollock Pines July 19. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

Road zone of benefit protester reaches dead end

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JEROME PASTO stands on a bridge over the Cosumnes River that provides access to a winery, but cannot support large trucks. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

Volunteers clean up national forest

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TWO OF THE FIVE truck and trailer loads of trash collected in a recent forest clean-up effort are shown in this photo.

Dolphins ring up another title

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Celebrity golf

COMEDIAN Larry the Cable Guy walks with fans as he searches for his ball on the 16th hole. Part of the charm of the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship, held last weekend in Lake Tahoe, is rubbing elbows with the stars. Look for tournament coverage in a future Democrat. Photo by William A. Scales
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News

Highway 50 collision fatal

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A1

 
IRS unveils Taxpayer Bill of Rights

By News Release | From Page: B1

EDH community unites to patch up historic barn

By Mike Roberts | From Page: A1 | Gallery

 
Stay connected through sheriff

By El Dorado County Sheriff's Office | From Page: B1

Bird tests positive for West Nile

By Ross Branch | From Page: A1

 
P’ville hires Camino superintendent

By News Release | From Page: B1

 
Heard over the back fence: Public swim times announced

By Bob Billingsley | From Page: B1

County gets partial refund on promotional event

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A3

 
Jeepers expo Wednesday in Georgetown

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A3

Help SWR with squirrel babies

By Sierra Wildlife Rescue | From Page: A9

 
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Opinion

The rural life: Save the day: Neuter and spay

By Jennifer Forsberg Meyer | From Page: A4

 
Different place, different priorities

By Mountain Democrat | From Page: A4

California rambling: Giving cities a pass

By John Poimiroo | From Page: A4 | Gallery

 
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Letters

Ready for Hillary?

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 2 Comments

 
Fukushima

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 2 Comments

Diamond Springs Firefighters Union is corrupt

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 1 Comment

 
100+ years and thanks

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

A thank you note

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 1 Comment

 
Prada belongs in Berkeley

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

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Sports

Becker slips by in wild KWS finish

By Gary Thomas | From Page: A6

 
Sports Scene: July 20, 2014

By Jerry Heinzer | From Page: A6

Roundup: July 20, 2014

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A6

 
Season over for Post 119

By Mike Bush | From Page: A6 | Gallery

Valley View Sports Park

By Julie Samrick | From Page: A6 | Gallery

 
Under the Scoreboard: July 20, 2014

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A6

Schedule: July 21-26

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A6

 
Sophia Barden wins strut title

By Special to the Democrat | From Page: A7

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Prospecting

 
How to safely help a horse

By Wendy Schultz | From Page: B2 | Gallery

Railroad Museum offers a fun ‘History Happy Hour’

By California State Railroad Museum | From Page: B4

 
As we were: Money for home repairs

By Ken Deibert | From Page: B4

Volunteer kitchen help needed in EDH

By Health and Human Services Agency | From Page: B10

 
Marshall Medical Center to host day of fitness and fun

By Marshall Medical | From Page: B10

 
Kids parade for free admission to the fair

By Amador County Fair | From Page: B10

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Essentials

Crime Log: July 6-8

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A2

 
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Obituaries

Betty Ellene Hock

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Douglas J. Beam

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Jerry Grant Young Jr.

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Kathryn Noreen Nolan

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Real Estate

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Comics

TV Listings

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Speed Bump

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American Profile Crossword

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Tundra

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Horoscope, Tuesday, July 22, 2014

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Horoscope, Monday, July 21, 2014

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Shoe

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Sukodu

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Rubes

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New York Times Crossword

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