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Heard over the back fence: Garden tips for July

GARDEN TIPS FOR JULY: 
The Front Yard Nursery newsletter offers the following July garden tips: “Saturday, July 4 — Happy Independence Day! We’re closed in honor of the holiday. • Harvest vegetables regularly. Old fruit left on the plant will inhibit production. • Water early in the day to prevent disease. Mulch to maintain moisture. Keep […]

Heard over the back fence: The full quotes and nothing but the quotes

QUOTES ONLY FOR ENTIRE COLUMN:
 To give myself and our readers a break, this column will not deal with dates, fundraisers or dog parades. I hope you enjoy the change of pace. OVER THE HILL QUOTES:
 The “Over the Hill and on a Roll” book by Bob Phillips provides the following quotes:
 “Show me a […]

Horse rescue sues banks

An El Dorado Hills animal rescue foundation has accused two large banks and their attorney of orchestrating the fraudulent transfer of 36 horses, 14 of which were pregnant, from the squalid and now-infamous Whispering Pines Ranch in Susanville to the Grace Foundation in August, 2011, ignoring a bankruptcy filing that protected the horses as assets […]

Georgetown man gets 18 years in state prison

By Tiffany Kennedy Mother Lode News Stuart John Porter of Georgetown was sentenced Wednesday to 18 years in state prison for unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor under 16 years of age. The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department first received a report alleging child molestation on Nov. 13, 2009, involving a 14-year-old girl and a […]

The weekly Daley: Being south

One of the best, most interesting and often very entertaining aspects of traveling is seeing new signs, bumperstickers, business names, local  high points and whatnot. North Carolina has more auto parts stores per square acre than anywhere else in the world. I would bet a good deal of money on that assertion – It’s NASCAR […]

Willa Jean Loomis

July 18, 1923 — Feb. 17, 2011 Willa Loomis Willa Jean (Bailey) Loomis loved living in El Dorado County. A country girl from the plains of Texas, she was born in the small town of Hale Center near Lubbock on July 18, 1923, to Guy and Eva (Evelyn) Bailey. The third child of four, she […]

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News »

Pure Life case: Preliminary hearing set

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A1

A sign of desperation? City’s sign changes debated

By Pat Lakey | From Page: A1 | Gallery

First West Nile virus case confirmed

By Pat Lakey | From Page: A1

McClintock holding Placerville Town Hall

By News Release | From Page: A2

Lead ammunition ban in place

Press Release | From Page: A3

Goodyear Blimp flies over Sacramento, Senior Open

By Larry Weitzman | From Page: A3

Heard over the back fence: Garden tips for July

By Bob Billingsley | From Page: B1

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Opinion »

Belltower: Some news that will give you fits

By Michael Raffety | From Page: A4

The balancing act: The transparency of the opaque

By Larry Weitzman | From Page: A4

Mark Shields: Marco Rubio vs. The New York Times

By Special to the Democrat | From Page: A5

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Letters »

A week in history

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

Why are we giving water away?

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5

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Sports »

Under the Scoreboard: June 29, 2015

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A6

Gregg drives to 20th career victory

By News Release | From Page: A6

Helm has strong finish at Australian Ironman

By News Release | From Page: A6

Strikeouts hurt El Dorado High in loss

By Jerry Heinzer | From Page: A6

Sports Scene: June 29, 2015

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A6

Schedule: June 29 – July 5, 2015

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A6

Track champs

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A7

Good turnout for Hangtown Junior Clinic

By Jerry Heinzer | From Page: A7

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Prospecting »

Safe at Home comes to El Dorado County

By Mike Roberts | From Page: B2 | Gallery

As we were: Omo Ranch memories

By Ken Deibert | From Page: B3

The Apple Hill Growers group announces scholarship winners

By Apple Hill Growers | From Page: B8

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Essentials »

McClintock holding Placerville Town Hall

By News Release | From Page: A2

Correction

By Noel Stack | From Page: A2

Building permits June 15-19

By Pat Lakey | From Page: A2

Statewide fire summary

By Cal Fire | From Page: A2

DUI log

By Pat Lakey | From Page: A2

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Obituaries »

Arlene Meril Reite

By Contributor | From Page: A2

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Comics »

Tundra

By Contributor | From Page: B7

Horoscope, Tuesday, June 30, 2015

By Contributor | From Page: B7

Horoscope, Monday, June 29, 2105

By Contributor | From Page: B7

Speed Bump

By Contributor | From Page: B7

TV Listings

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Sudoku

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Rubes

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New York Times Crossword

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Shoe

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