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(Photo credit by Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort)

Skier Dies After Falling Into Hole At Sierra Resort

A skier died at the Sierra-At-Tahoe ski resort Sunday afternoon after falling into a deep hole, according to resort officials.

03/19/2012

A ski lift at Kirkwood Mountain Resort. (Gabeguss/Wikimedia Commons)

Heavenly, Northstar Parent Company Buys Kirkwood Ski Resort

Vail Resorts, parent company of Heavenly Valley and Northstar ski resorts in Lake Tahoe, has purchased Tahoe’s Kirkwood Mountain Resort for $18 million.

02/22/2012

Elyse Saugstad

Santa Cruz Skier Survives Deadly Washington Avalanche With Airbag Backpack

A professional skier from Santa Cruz using a specialized safety backpack survived getting caught in an avalanche near Seattle that killed three other skiers.

02/21/2012

Boreal Ski Resort

Tahoe Ski Resorts Open For Fourth Of July Weekend

As Fourth of July weekend kicks off, people across the West are donning shorts, bikini tops and Hawaiian shirts — and then they’re hitting the slopes.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–07/02/2011

Fresh snow in the Sierra (CBS)

Oakland Skier’s Body Recovered At Sugar Bowl Resort

A search team has recovered the body of a Bay Area skier from a Northern California resort.

CBS San Francisco–03/22/2011

Snowfall at the Sierra At Tahoe Resort. (photo courtesy of Sierra-at-Tahoe)

Storms Dump Feet Of Fresh Snow On Tahoe Resorts

The latest in a string of powerful storms dropped heavy snow and caused widespread traffic delays Friday in the Lake Tahoe area.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/18/2011

Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority

Heavy Snowfall Lures Skiers To Sierra Slopes

Skiers and snowboarders are heading for the slopes in the Sierra Nevada to take advantage of what resorts are calling the best early-season skiing conditions in decades.

CBS San Francisco–11/26/2010

The Squaw Valley Ski Resort (Squaw Valley USA)

Former Olympic Host Squaw Valley USA Sold

Owners of the Lake Tahoe-area ski resort that hosted the 1960 Winter Olympics have agreed to sell Squaw Valley USA to a Colorado-based investment firm pledging $50 million in improvements over the next five years.

CBS San Francisco–11/23/2010

A driver clears snow from his windshield wipers at a stop near Cisco Grove in the Sierra Nevada. (AP Photo)

Sierra Ski Resorts Hope Early Snow A Sign Of Busy Winter

The early snowstorm over the weekend showed no signs of letting up Monday, a bonanza Sierra ski operators said foreshadows a busy winter season.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/22/2010

The Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort on the south shore of Lake Tahoe. (Resort photo)

Sierra Ski Resorts Opening In Next 10 Days

LAKE TAHOE (CBS / AP) ― The early winter storm that dumped more than a foot of snow on the upper elevations of the Sierra Nevada the past few days has some area ski resorts […]

CBS San Francisco–11/10/2010

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