Mother And Son Fatally Buried By Snow Falling From Ski Condo RoofA mother and her 7-year-old son died when they were buried by snow that fell from the roof of a ski condo in the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
Best Backpacking Trails In The Continental U.S.A brief profile of five of the best backtracking trails in the continental United States...
Magnitude 3.7 Quake Shakes Mammoth Lakes in Eastern SierraThe U.S. Geological Survey reported a 3.7-magnitude earthquake near Mammoth Lakes in the eastern Sierra Nevada mountains of Northern California.
Rescuers Use Infrared Camera To Find Stranded Hiker In Nevada CountyThe California Highway Patrol has released dramatic video of a rescue in the Sierra foothills.
Tahoe Ski Resorts Fire Up Snowmaking MachinesLast weekend's weather system was cold enough to dust the Sierra Nevada Mountains with snow, prompting at least two local ski resorts to start making their own.
U.S. Forest Service To Allow Logging Of Dead Trees From Rim Fire Near Yosemite; Ecologist Calls It 'Travesty'A U.S. Forest Service decision released Wednesday will allow loggers to remove dead trees from 52 square miles of forests blackened last year in a massive central California wildfire, a move contested by environmentalists.
Five Reasons To Visit Lake Tahoe For Spring BreakLake 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
R&B Singer, Frank Ocean Cited For Pot PossessionFrank Ocean faces a marijuana possession charge after police say he was pulled over twice on the final days of the year in California's Eastern Sierra Nevada…