The Red Cross will have case workers and bulk distribution supplies at a service center at the Church of Our Saviour, 2979 Coloma Street in Placerville. Please note that this is not an overnight shelter site. For overnight shelter, affected residents are welcome to stay at 3520 Carson Road in Camino.
In a King Fire map provided by www.mappingsupport.com one of the location indicates show that Emergency Shelter location and has an alarming note attached to it that indicates that the firefighter were put at risk by confusion over location coordinates.
For funding consideration, local groups must meet 501(c)3 certified non-profit guidelines, provide an outline of their mission, describe how the donation will be used and indicate impact in the Lake Tahoe community — the application can be downloaded at www.ltva.org.
The King Fire is creating smoky conditions in some areas of El Dorado County, prompting the County Air Quality Management District (AQMD) and Health and Human Services Agency–Public Health Division to issue an advisory. Officials expect that El Dorado County may continue to be affected on an intermittent basis for quite some time. Smoke conditions can vary a great deal in El Dorado County because of the terrain, wind direction and weather.
Clint Purvance, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Barton Health | 2014-09-14
"If passed as written, Proposition 46 would discourage doctors from working in California, jeopardize patient privacy, and increase patient and government healthcare costs."Clint Purvance, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Barton Health.
Kandi Sahaj, age 36, was recently diagnosed with Hodgkins Lymphoma, stage 2. She attended Camino School when she was younger and now her son Brandon attends. A long-time Camino resident. Any donations would be used to help supplement her loss of income and pay the incoming medical bills.
Kathye Russell, The Business Alliance | 2014-09-08
50 years Apple Hill Growers - EDC’s Apple Hill Growers AssociationTM (AHGA) turned 50 this year! Happy Birthday to this successful example of how local energy, commitment and passion is becoming an earmark of El Dorado County, and an example of how it can be achieved
Pot Growing Mastermind Targets Local Properties, Law Enforcement Targets Him with Raids -- Two Newspapers Pick Top Candidate for District Two Election on Tuesday -- Shooting on Bucks Bar Road Results in Death -- Dead Body of Female Found near Missouri Flat Road - Update, "female identified" -- McDonald’s offers free breakfast to students -- Locals urged to take alternate route for Hwy 50 closures -- El Dorado Co Farm Bureau Endorses Three Candidates -- Head Start and Early Head Start Programs modified in El Dorado County -- Project to reintroduce the Lake Tahoe Basin’s only native trout at Fallen Leaf Lake - & much more
Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of El Dorado County is gearing up for its 12th annual Big Autumn Auction Gala! Dave Bender of KOVR, Channel 13 will once again act as the Master of Ceremonies and the Auctioneer. Everyone is invited to attend.
This master plan covers a wide variety of strategies and concerns such as reducing the environmental impact to Lake Tahoe as well as protecting ecological resources throughout the area. Additionally, the master plan has the goal of supporting economic growth and a higher quality of life attributed to enhanced recreation opportunities.