Monday, April 27, 2015
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
99 CENTS

Event organizers

MENTAL HEALTH Awareness Weekend organizers, left to right, Stephanie Carlson, Cindi Ehrgott and Marcia Rose get together to put the final touches on the program set for May 2, 3 and 4 at Green Valley Church in Placerville. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene

Brian Smith

BRIAN SMITH walks around Prospector Plaza in Placerville as part of his routine to lose weight and prepare for a half-marathon in October. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

All About Equine Volunteer of the Year

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ALL ABOUT EQUINE public relations coordinator Linda Lewis, center, with volunteers Sue and Dick Lawson in the barn that Dick, a retired contractor, helped build. Democrat photo by Krysten Kellum

Oak Ridge Granite Bay swim meet

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OAK RIDGE'S Ethan Dillard led the boy's team in Friday's meet against Granite Bay. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

MITO 5K Run/Walk

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Echo Summit bridge

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THE BRIDGE on the east side of Echo Summit toward South Lake Tahoe on Highway 50 will have work done on it in 2019.

car chase

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OFFICERS search the vehicle involved in the chase after arresting the driver and passenger. The chase went through several parts of Placerville and onto Highway 50 before spike strips were deployed to help stop the vehicle.
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News

 
Public input needed

By Wendy Schultz | From Page: A1

Heard over the back fence: Learn to skateboard

By Bob Billingsley | From Page: B1

 
Horse stolen, killed by truck in Rescue

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A1

 
7 arrested for mail theft

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A1

Community participation, water and marijuana topics of RCC meeting

By Special to the Democrat | From Page: A3

 
Small fire burns out in Golden Sierra bathroom

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A3

Cal Fire offers debris burning advice

By Cal Fire | From Page: A9

 
TRPA approves Heavenly Epic Discovery Project

By Tahoe Regional Planning Agency | From Page: A9

Man injured after baseball bat attack

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A10

 
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Opinion

John Stossel: Freedom of and from religion

By Special to the Democrat | From Page: A4

 
 
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Letters

Water input/output analysis

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

 
An enviable position regarding water

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

The lack of new water

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

 
Shame on us

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

Leave animal shelter out of it

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

 
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Sports

Trojans lose home finales

By Mike Bush | From Page: A6 | Gallery

 
Nick Bonniksen no-hits Union Mine

By Jerry Heinzer | From Page: A6

Schedule: April 26-May 2, 2015

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A6

 
Jerpbak pitches Ponderosa past Oak Ridge

By Brandon Anicich | From Page: A6

Races called

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A6

 
El Dorado girls blank Warriors

By Mike Bush | From Page: A6

 
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Prospecting

Volunteers love their job

By Pat Lakey | From Page: B1 | Gallery

 
Mental health issues take center stage

By Pat Lakey | From Page: B2 | Gallery

Foothill gourmet: Saffron is the star

By Donna Brown | From Page: B2

 
Small steps are making a big difference

By Pat Lakey | From Page: B2 | Gallery

Writing coach to present Voices for Veterans workshop

By El Dorado Arts Council | From Page: B3

 
Shingle Springs Subaru shares the love

By Chris Jones | From Page: B3

 
As we were: Tahoe appointment

By Ken Deibert | From Page: B4

Beach Buddy Adventure wins

By California Exposition And State Fair | From Page: B10

 
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Essentials

Correction

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A2

 
Crime Log: March 25-April 1

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A2

DUI Log: March 26-April 15

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A2

 
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Obituaries

Franklin “Doug” Floyd death notice

By Contributor | From Page: A2

 
Robert Joseph Gatlin Jr. funeral notice

By Contributor | From Page: A2

John P. Simpson funeral notice

By Contributor | From Page: A2

 
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Real Estate

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Comics

New York Times Crossword

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
TV Listings

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Speed Bump

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
Tundra

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Horoscope, Tuesday, April 28, 2015

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
Horoscope, Monday, April 27, 2015

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Shoe

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
Sudoku

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Rubes

By Contributor | From Page: A8