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.
Some Tahoe-area resorts have not even been able to open their runs due to a lack of snow.
Look closely, and you’ll see something out of the ordinary in this photo of skiers at Heavenly Mountain in South Lake Tahoe.
A Lake Tahoe couple filed a police report saying they received numerous death threats and harassing messages after reporting problems with a black bear that was captured and euthanized by Nevada wildlife officials.
A storm dropped up to 3 feet of snow in the Sierra Nevada, helping build up the slopes and giving a fun run to skiers and snowboarders Saturday.
The Cal Neva hotel-casino straddling the California-Nevada line will close for more than a year beginning Monday to allow for the multimillion-dollar project.
The huge Sierra Nevada wildfire and its smoke plume have caused some fearful tourists to opt out of plans for the last big travel weekend of the summer, but most appear intent to go through with their vacations.
Authorities say a 42-year-old San Mateo man drowned at Lake Tahoe after falling off a paddleboard.
After fighting off legal challenges for a decade, California wildlife officials are ready to try to save a threatened fish in the high Sierra the only way they know how — by poisoning its creek.
El Dorado County sheriff’s officials said Javon Lamar Green was pulled from the water Saturday morning. His exact cause of death is still under investigation.