El Dorado County’s Favorite Friday Tradition – Since 1979


Q: What day does The Gold Panner get delivered?
A: The Gold Panner is delivered every Friday, usually before noon.

Q: How can I place my?
A: We accept ads by phone, on-line and walk-ins.

Q: When is the deadline to place ads?
A: There are four different deadlines:

  • Buy & Sell ads – 3:00 pm Wednesday
  • Commercial Display ads – 5:00pm Tuesday
  • Service Directory ads – 3:00pm Wednesday
  • Commercial Line ads – 3:00pm Wednesday
Q: What are your hours?
A: We are open:

Monday: 9AM-5PM
Tuesday: 9AM-5PM
Wednesday: 9AM-5PM
Thursday: 9AM-3PM
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Q: How much does an ad cost?
A:It depends on the type of ad:

  • A Buy & Sell ad starts at 20 words for $2.00
  • A Commercial ad starts at $9.00
  • A Service Directory ad starts at $46 for 4 weeks

Q: Do you accept credit cards?
A: Yes, we accept, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, and PayPal for on-line ads

Q: How many papers do you print each week?
A: We print over 15,000 papers.

Q: What is your circulation area?
A: We distribute throughout El Dorado County. (see distribution map)

Q: Where are you located?
A: Our address is 247-A Placerville Drive, Placerville, CA 95667. Directions:

From Hwy 50 Eastbound:

  • Take Forni Rd./Placerville Dr. exit, stay to the right passing over Hwy 50.
  • Go .6 miles, passing through the light at Ray Lawyer Dr., the Gold Panner driveway is on your left just before Imperial Printing, look for our sign.

From Hwy 50 Westbound:

  • Take the first Placerville Dr. exit. Turn right at stop sign.
  • Go 1.2 miles, just past Imperial Printing, the Gold Panner driveway will be on your right, look for our sign.

Q: Can I have The Gold Panner mailed to me if I live out of town?

A: Yes. Call our office to set up your subscription at (530)626-5057

247 Placerville Drive, Placerville, CA 95667


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