2 Young Yosemite Campers Sleeping In Tent Killed By Falling Tree LimbTwo minors sleeping in a tent at a campground in Yosemite National Park were killed Friday morning by a falling tree limb, according to park officials.
Alpine County Wildfire Explodes To 9,500 Acres; Evacuations Underway Evacuations are underway in the area of Markleeville, about 30 miles south of Lake Tahoe after a wildfire broke out over the weekend and exploded to first 6,500 acres, and then 9,500 acres by Monday afternoon.
Mayor Lee: No Room For Homeless In Super Bowl 50 Fan VillageSan Francisco’s plans for the Super Bowl City were revealed Tuesday, and while city officials count down to the kickoff they also must deal with large crowds of homeless who camp out in the heart of where the celebration is planned.
All Yosemite Workers To Be Offered Hantavirus TestYosemite National Park will offer testing to all employees at the site to determine if they have ever been infected with a deadly mouse-borne virus, officials said Thursday.
Yosemite Workers Tested For Hantavirus, Ordered To Keep QuietCalifornia public health officials have tested 100 workers at Yosemite National Park to determine whether they were exposed to the deadly mouse-borne hantavirus.
San Francisco Approves 'Large Vehicle' Overnight Parking Ban For Some NeighborhoodsSupervisors have approved a large-vehicle overnight parking ban on many San Francisco streets.
Mayor Lee Meets With Occupy SF After Police Remove Tents, Make ArrestsPolice in riot gear dismantled one of Occupy San Francisco's smaller encampments that had been blocking a sidewalk early Wednesday morning.
Occupy Cal Campers Ignore Police Warnings To LeaveOccupy Cal protesters stayed overnight in tents at Sproul Plaza at the University of California at Berkeley campus again Tuesday night after repeated warnings by police to leave their encampment.
Occupy Encampment In San Francisco Sees Influx Of New ProtestersAfter a tense weekend that included a Saturday march where two protesters allegedly attacked police officers, Occupy San Francisco participants at Justin Herman Plaza said they have seen a spike in new campers.