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This June 6 marks 150 years of celebrated Japanese-American history in Placerville as WakamatsuFest150 commemorates the long-standing connection between the first Japanese-American immigrant colony and El Dorado County. 2019 also marks 30 years since the famous Japanese silk and tea farm was handed over to the American River Conservancy, a group dedicated to ensuring the health of the ecosystems around the American River and provides stewardship over farms and the surrounding area…

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May 29, 2019