El Dorado

Granite Oaks helps put Rocklin wrestling on the rise

Granite Oaks Middle School in Rocklin has the area’s wrestling programs on the rise with one of the better middle school wrestling programs in the area. The Falcons went und ...

Placer, El Dorado authorities arrest five in burglary investigations

  Sheriff’s investigators have arrested five people after investigations into separate strings of burglaries in El Dorado and Placer counties. Placer County Sheriff&rs ...

U.S. Soccer ultimatum: Play for the academy or high school

An ultimatum recently was handed down by the U.S. Soccer Federation, asking players in its Development Academy who also compete in high school to choose one or the other.The Califo ...

Our View: Interesting lineup of candidates, and a tough job awaits

The upcoming election to fill the vacancy in state Assembly District 4 will feature a quick campaign — and a familiar name. Beth Gaines, wife of former assemblyman and current st ...

Supervisors approve pay raises

With Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery opposed, the Placer County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to give Chairman Kirk Uhler’s wife a 5 percent raise after six months on the job ...

Whitney tops El Dorado 35-13

The Whitney Wildcats showed their versatility and depth Friday night in Placerville with a convincing 35-13 victory over the host El Dorado Cougars. Whitney set the tempo early whe ...

Unbeaten Lincoln stomps El Dorado 42-7

After a disappointing 35-28 loss to the El Dorado Cougars in Placerville last year in which the Zebras blew a 28-12 lead in the third quarter, the Zebras avenged that loss Friday, ...