PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA

Anderson Swift appears in court

Murder suspect Anderson Swift walks toward the courtroom Monday morning. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene

Bell Tower Brewfest

View More Photos →

Kaitlyn Dias interview

View More Photos →
Kaitlyn Dias and Riley Courtesy photo

PAA 50th Celebration

View More Photos →
Guests open souvenir paintings created by the Placerville Arts Association members at the association’s 50th anniversary celebration. Courtesy photo

Sam Paredes

Gun Owners of California Executive Director Sam Paredes said the country doesn't have a gun problem it has a "kook problem." He advocates for responsible gun ownership and laws that don't limit law-abiding citizens' rights to own firearms.

Moore property sold

View More Photos →

River trip

View More Photos →
NOAH TRIPLETT, river recreation supervisor for El Dorado County Parks and Recreation, stands on a rock in the South Fork of the American River at Coloma to make sure all those who signed up for the inaugural all-day tour know how to remain safe while rafting downstream and exploring the habitat. Triplett had mentioned a bald eagle had been seen in the area recently, and the bird cooperated by making a guest appearance. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene

Delegation

Arnoldo Delgado Anchondo, Andrea Meneses Villanueva and Xavier Gonzalez Sanchez listen as Consensus Orthopedics Vice President of Operations Paul Rugg talks about the El Dorado Hills company's success manufacturing hip and knee implants. Village Life photo by Julie Samrick
.

News »

Anti-terrorism authority renewed

By Chris Daley | From Page: A1

4th of July closures set

By Pat Lakey | From Page: A1

EDH murder: Offer discussed; new hearing set

By Pat Lakey | From Page: A1 | Gallery

Delegation checks out county businesses

By Julie Samrick | From Page: A1 | Gallery

End of the Moore legacy

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A1 | Gallery

Tips to beat the heat

By El Dorado County Health And Human Services Agency | From Page: A2

City residents asked to fill out survey

By Pat Lakey | From Page: A3

Gun-owner advocate vows to keep fighting

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A3 | Gallery

Water leak spouts up in Placerville

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A3

Pet owners face citation if animals endangered in hot weather

By El Dorado County Health And Human Services Agency | From Page: A6

Dementia workshop next week

By El Dorado County Health And Human Services Agency | From Page: A6

Heard over the back fence: Fix your bike

By Bob Billingsley | From Page: B1

.

Opinion »

Publisher’s Ink: To the back of the bill Mr. Hamilton!

By Richard Esposito | From Page: A4

The Democratic-Chronicles: Moral myopia

By Gene Altshuler | From Page: A4

Charles Krauthammer: On lowering the flag

By Special to the Democrat | From Page: A5

.

Letters »

Side-stepping the Electoral College

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

Thanks to a firefighter

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

.

Sports »

Ponderosa lead slips away is district play

By Mike Bush | From Page: A8

Dolphins dominate Arden Manor

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A8

Taz wins friendly league meet

By Patty Pope | From Page: A8

El Dorado Hills Major win big

By Mike Bush | From Page: A8

Outside with Charlie: Perfect place

By Charlie Ferris | From Page: A8

Bruins squad capture Silver crown

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A9

.

Prospecting »

Riches of the river include more than gold

By Pat Lakey | From Page: B1 | Gallery

Fun in the mud at Markham

By Democrat Staff | From Page: B2

At a glance: Plenty to do

By Mimi Escabar | From Page: B2

Kaitlyn Dias basks in ‘Inside Out’ success

By Julie Samrick | From Page: B2 | Gallery

Grow For It! Summer Tree Care

By Debbie Hager | From Page: B4

Mobile Food Pantry to distribute food in Placerville

By Food Bank Of El Dorado County | From Page: B4

Placerville Arts Association celebrated 50th anniversary

By Placerville Arts Association | From Page: B12 | Gallery

.

Essentials »

Building permits issued June 22-26

By Pat Lakey | From Page: A2

Statewide fire summary

By Cal Fire | From Page: A2

.

Obituaries »

Marco Antonio Ramos

By Contributor | From Page: A2

Felicia “Babe” Baer Moseley

By Contributor | From Page: A2

.

Comics »

Speed Bump

By Contributor | From Page: A10

Tundra

By Contributor | From Page: A10

Horoscope, Thursday, July 2, 2015

By Contributor | From Page: A10

Horoscope, Wednesday, July 1, 2015

By Contributor | From Page: A10

Flying McCoys

By Contributor | From Page: A10

Long Story Short

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

TV Listings

By Contributor | From Page: A10

Special Publications »

Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service (updated 4/30/2015) and Privacy Policy (updated 4/7/2015).
Copyright (c) 2015 McNaughton Newspapers, Inc., a family-owned local media company that proudly publishes the Daily Republic, Mountain Democrat, Davis Enterprise, Village Life and other community-driven publications.