Genetic Genealogy Exonerates Man Convicted In 1985 El Dorado County MurderThe man originally convicted in a 35-year-old Northern California murder case will soon go free due to new DNA evidence.
NorCal Man Accused Of Impersonating ICE Agent To Handcuff, Rob Construction WorkersA Northern California man has been arrested for claiming he was an Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent and using the ruse to handcuff and rob contruction workers, authorities said.
NorCal Family Reunites With Golden Retriever Lost For 2 Years In Tahoe Forest A family from El Dorado Hills was reunited with their golden retriever more that two years after it was lost in the Tahoe National Forest.
NorCal Headstones Marked With N-Word ReplacedWorkers on Tuesday began installing new markers at a public cemetery near Sacramento where relocated Gold Rush-era gravestones had been marked with the N-word.
NorCal County To Replace Headstones Bearing N-Word Supervisors in El Dorado county voted Tuesday to replace 36 gravestones that bear the N-word, giving the green light to state, county and community officials to design an alternative.
New Controversy Over Plan To Fix N-Word On NorCal GravestonesGovernment officials inched closer Thursday to removing a racial slur on the headstones of Gold Rush-era graves, even as a leading advocate refused to support their plans.
Group Wants N-Word Gone From NorCal GravestonesTime has not erased the bigotry of a bygone era carved into 36 concrete gravestones in a dusty, half-century-old cemetery tucked away in California’s former gold fields.
Battle Waged Over Removal Of N-Word From NorCal GravesA serious mistake by the government more than a half century ago led to dozens of graves being engraved with a racial slur, but an effort by a local Eagle Scout to replace the markers has been blocked.