Wednesday, April 23, 2014
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
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4-H Home Arts Day

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GINA PHILLIPSEN holds Nepal, a 9-week-old female black Lab she is training to be a guide dog. She received a President's Volunteer Service Award signed by President Obama for her hours of community service working with Guide Dogs for the Blind. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene

Mother Lode Lions’ 16th annual Easter Egg Hunt

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DYLAN SORENSEN, 3, of Placerville, looks for eggs at the Mother Lode Lions' 16th annual Easter Egg Hunt at Indian Creek School on April 20. Dylan and his mom Kristi Couchee, who is a Mother Lode Lion, helped set up for the event. Democrat photo by Krysten Kellum

Sanford murder case to jury

ANDREW SANFORD waits at the defense table Thursday before final arguments as the case goes to the the jury. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

El Dorado Hills Community Services District Easter Egg Hunt

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BRIANA FEUERSTEIN, 5, of El Dorado Hills shares some candy from her basket with her younger brother Ryker after the El Dorado Hills Community Services District Easter Egg Hunt at Promontory Park on April 19. Photo by Laurie Edwards.

Pedal power at the forefront next month

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Oak Ridge hosts Folsom baseball

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#6 Brogan Cooper throws the ball to second to cut off the runner on Monday April 21 at Oak Ridges varsity baseball field in El Dorado Hills.

Supervisor Ray Nutting trial begins

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RAY NUTTING confers with his wife Jennifer in the courtroom before the start of his trial. Democrat photo by Krysten Kellum
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News

Downtown group coordinates painting, awnings

By Wendy Schultz | From Page: A1

 
More mountain lion sightings reported

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A1, 8 Comments

 
Supervisor Nutting trial begins

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A1, 67 Comments | Gallery

Sanford murder case to jury

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A1 | Gallery

 
Herard over the back fence: Try fishing at Wakamatsu

By Bob Billingsley | From Page: B1

Gearing tax questions to correct office saves time

By Treasurer-Tax Collector | From Page: A3

 
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Opinion

My turn: More than a buzzword

By Special to the Democrat | From Page: A4, 23 Comments

 
Building restored

By Mountain Democrat | From Page: A4

 
Outstanding dog

By Mountain Democrat | From Page: A4

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Letters

‘Parents, be afraid’ letter

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 19 Comments

 
Ukranian situation

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 3 Comments

Misquote

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

 
Altshuler framing

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 7 Comments

National Day of Prayer

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

 
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Sports

Pedal power at the forefront next month

By Jerry Heinzer | From Page: A6 | Gallery

 
Outside with Charlie: Transitioning

By Charlie Ferris | From Page: A6

Pitching the ‘Root’ cause of Trojans’ victory

By Mike Bush | From Page: A6 | Gallery

 
Sports Scene: April 22, 2014

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A7

Roundup: April 22, 2014

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A7

 
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Prospecting

4-H’ers star at showcase

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: B1 | Gallery

 
At a glance: Look for fireballs

By Mimi Escabar | From Page: B2, 1 Comment

Authors to share their stories

By Pat Lakey | From Page: B2, 2 Comments

 
Church to host human trafficking conference

By Pollock Pines | From Page: B3

Grow For It! Flower of Easter

By Barbara Schuchart | From Page: B5

 
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Essentials

Crime Log: April 1-3

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A2

 
Weather stats 4-22-14

By Michael Raffety | From Page: A2

Building permits 4/7-11/2014

By Michael Raffety | From Page: A2

 
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Obituaries

Bobby Lloyd Bridges

By Contributor | From Page: A2

 
Harry Frank Harper

By Contributor | From Page: A2, 6 Comments

Marion “Wayne” Griswold

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

 
Flying McCoys

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Speed Bump

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
Tundra

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Horoscope, Thursday, April 24, 2014

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
Horoscope, Wednesday, April 23, 2014

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Working It Out

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
TV Listings

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Shoe

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
Sudoku

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Rubes

By Contributor | From Page: A8