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Watch: Bears Released Back Into Wild After Caught Looking For Food Near Incline Village

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife captured two black bears while they were looking for food in Incline Village in an attempt to change the bears’ attitude and make sure they don’t wander too close again.

07/03/2014

Vernon 'Cody' Matthews. (Family Photo)

Search Underway For Missing UC Berkeley Student Hiking In Sierra

Search and rescue teams are scouring parts of El Dorado County for a UC Berkeley student who went on a hike on Friday and hasn’t been seen since.

06/10/2014

A Lake Tahoe home security camera captures a wintry May wonderland with fresh snow. (Lynley Payne)

Late Spring Snow Showers Blanket Lake Tahoe

The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory in effect until 2 p.m Tuesday as a winter storm dusts light to moderate snow across the Lake Tahoe Basin.

05/20/2014

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Orphaned Baby Bear Cub ‘Tahoe’ May Be From North Coast Redwoods

The mystery surrounding the origin of a very young bear cub that wound up in the care of a wildlife rescue organization in Lake Tahoe got a little clearer on Saturday.

04/27/2014

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Marin County Boy Rescues Dad Following Snowmobile Crash In Lake Tahoe

Without much hesitation, 9-year-old Bode Bierdneau hopped on a snowmobile and rode off by himself for help, after his father was severely injured while snowmobiling.

04/09/2014

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Five Reasons To Visit Lake Tahoe For Spring Break

Lake Tahoe is not only one of the most beautiful places to visit not far from the Bay Area, it’s also one of the most affordable, which makes it a perfect destination for college students

03/08/2014

The Squaw Valley Ski Resort (Squaw Valley USA)

Storms Replenish Sierra Ski Resorts, Another Foot Expected By Saturday

Squaw Valley, which sits between Truckee and the north shore of Lake Tahoe, received 22 inches of snow at its top elevations between Wednesday, when the first storm hit, and midday Friday. Neighboring Alpine Meadows reported 15 inches.

02/28/2014

KPIX 5's Roberta Gonzales took this photo of the Far East Express lift at Squaw Valley on February 25, 2014. (CBS)

Lake Tahoe Locals Say Ski Season Among Worst In Decades

Much needed snow is forecast to reach the Sierra and Lake Tahoe later this week. Resorts are hoping the snow will provide some hope amid one of the worst ski seasons in decades.

02/25/2014

Snow on the road in the Sierra. (CBS)

Teenager Dies In Snowboarding Accident At Heavenly Resort At Lake Tahoe

A California teenager has died in a snowboarding accident at Heavenly Resort at Lake Tahoe.

02/05/2014

Napa Valley (credit: Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images)

Napa Tourism Thrives, Tahoe Suffers Amid Dry Winter

Tourism in the Sierra and Lake Tahoe is suffering due to the lack of snow this winter. Meanwhile, the Napa Valley is reaping the benefits of an unusually dry and mild season with a huge jump in visitors.

01/24/2014

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