Information released by Pacific Gas and Electric no longer shows Amador County affected by the possible Public Safety Shutoff potentially beginning Wednesday, November 20. However, 12 customers on the boarder with El Dorado County will loose power, but will be contacted by PG&E prior to …

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Information released by Pacific Gas and Electric no longer shows Amador County affected by the possible Public Safety Shutoff potentially beginning Wednesday, November 20. However, 12 customers on the boarder with El Dorado County will loose power, but will be contacted by PG&E prior to …

Pacific Gas and Electric began issuing 48-hour warning notifications on Monday, November 18 for customers about a potential Public Safety Power Shutoff in 22 counties, potentially affecting 264,000 customers. Approximately 2,690 customers are in Amador County, in Amador City, Drytown, Fiddle…

Pacific Gas and Electric announced in its last press conference Thursday night that 6,700 remain off as of 5:00 p.m. Personnel remain in the field inspecting lines and repairing lines before power can be turned back on for many of those affected by recent Public Safety Power Shutoffs. Some, …

Pacific Gas and Electric had restored power to approximately 328,255 customers since the October 29 Public Safety Power Shutoff and 36,745 total remain out of power as of 10:00 p.m. Wednesday night. The utility restored 100 of Alameda, Alpine, Amador, Butte, Colusa, Contra Costa, Fresno, Gle…

Pacific Gas and Electric confirmed an “all clear” for nearly all areas impacted by the October 29 Public Safety Power Shutoff. Crews began safety inspections and repairs Wednesday morning ahead of restoring power. Kern County is expected to be “all clear” Thursday morning. Inspection and res…

UPDATE 6:30 p.m. - So far, 435,000 customers have been shutoff as of 5:00 p.m., 50 to 60 helicopters are staged to start restoration efforts expected to begin Wednesday, October 30 by 8:00 a.m. and 127 instances of damage have been found so far. A credit for those affected by the October 9 P…

Pacific Gas and Electric announced early Tuesday morning that the fourth Public Safety Power Shutoff began at 5:00 a.m. Amador and Calaveras Counties are expected to be shutoff at 4 p.m. and the final shutoff is anticipated to begin at 9 p.m. for Kern County. The PSPS will affect 596,000 cus…

Pacific Gas and Electric Company confirmed Monday night that a fourth Public Safety Power Shutoff will begin on Tuesday, October 29. The upcoming PSPS will affect 240,000 to 600,000 customers across 29 counties depending on several variables. Of those affected by the current PSPS, 375,000 cu…

Pacific Gas and Electric issued the “all clear” for the Northern Sierras and North Coast communities still affected by the Saturday, October 26 Public Safety Power Shutoff. The utility had restored over 30,000 by 10:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 27. Additional “all clears” were issued early Mon…

Pacific Gas and Electric stated Sunday night that it was able to begin patrols and inspections in the northern Sierra, northern valley and along the coast earlier than anticipated – restoring 20,000 to 50,000 people prior to the press conference. However, officials iterated there may be cust…

Pacific Gas and Electric announced Sunday, October 27 that it is monitoring another potentially widespread, strong and dry wind event forecasted for Tuesday, October 29 in the morning through noon on Wednesday, October 30 for Northern California. The weather system may also impact Kern Count…

Pacific Gas and Electric has begun the Public Safety Power Shutoff that will affect an unprecedented 940,000 customers across California. Efforts to cut power began just before 5:00 p.m. after the wind event arrived late. PG&E had 6,000 personnel staged ahead of the shutoff to expedite r…

Pacific Gas and Electric will move forward with another Public Safety Power Shutoff, affecting an unprecedented 940,000 customers, an increase of 90,000 over previous estimates. The utility’s weather forecasts indicate potential for a historic wind event with widespread dry, hot weather star…

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office addressed the public Thursday, October 24, releasing more details on the murder of Deputy Brian Ishmael. Ishmael responded to a report of theft from a marijuana grow at El Dorado County Resident Christopher Ross’ house on Sand Ridge Road. Ishmael and the…

Pacific Gas and Electric held another press conference Wednesday, October 23, announcing it had began shutting off power and providing the current outlook. The utility stated they would continue to monitor the current wind event, but anticipate starting power restoration early Thursday afternoon.

During a press conference on Wednesday, October 23, the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office released information on an officer involved shooting. EDSO stated Deputy Brian Ishmael was responding to a report of theft from a marijuana garden at a private residence near Sand Ridge Road in Somerset…

Pacific Gas and Electric announced Wednesday, October 23 they will be moving forward with the Public Safety Power Shutoff. The company began to shut power off in the Sierra Foothills beginning at 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. in Lake, Mendocino, Napa, Sonoma and plans to begin power shutoffs at 1:00 …

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On January 11, 2019 at about 5:20 p.m. Calaveras County Sheriff's Office Deputies responded to a residence in the 8000 block Campo Seco Turnpike in Mokelumne Hill after a realtor was going to show the residence and discovered dishes and a locked bedroom door. The realtor could also smell cig…

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