| Dec 10, 2009
Utility crews continue to work around-the-clock with hopes of restoring electricity to much of Northern California's foothill communities blasted with icy cold weather earlier this week.
Several residents without power are unable to perform everyday...
| Feb 26, 2010
| 5:32 PM
ANTIOCH, Calif. -- Jaycee Dugard and her family have taken the first step to sue the state of California for lapses officials made while she and her daughters were allegedly held captive by a convicted sex offender.
Dugard, her two daughters and her...
| Aug 27, 2009
FOX40 News has learned exclusive new details in the 1991 kidnapping case of Jaycee Lee Dugard.
Authorities tell FOX40 News that Dugard bore two children for sex offender Phillip Garrido, who kept her in a backyard device -- possibly a shed -- as a sex...
| Sep 3, 2009
A woman has come forward to authorities accusing registered sex offender Phillip Garrido of raping her in 1972.
The Sacramento Bee reports the unidenitifed woman, age 14 at the time of the alleged incident, told Antioch police Garrido drugged and...
| Jul 7, 2010
Prop 19 would legalize pot for anyone 21 and older, but a new study suggests it would also drastically drop the price of weed.
The Rand Drug Policy Research Center estimates the cost per once will hurt marijuana dispensaries as it plunges from $375-bucks...
| May 22, 2010
Federal environmental experts returned to El Dorado County this weekend to talk about the results asbestos study. In 2004, the EPA began a probe into high levels of naturally occuring asbestos in the ground. A constuction boom stired the dirt in the El...
| Jun 13, 2010
| 6:42 PM
The Jamestown Hotel played host to a desperate strategy session Sunday afternoon.
More than 100 people gathered to track down 62-year-old Guy Franzi of El Dorado County. Franzi left on a business trip to the Sierra Foothills and Modesto, but hasn't...
| Jan 22, 2006
This list of visitor offices was provided largely by the California Division of Tourism in Sacramento. It was edited for space.
More information: (800) 862-2543, http://www.visitcalifornia.com .
Amador County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau, (800)...