Avalanche Rescuers Train For The Worst As El Niño Storms Dump Snow On SierrasAs El Nino storms dump fresh snow on the sierra this year, the Tahoe Fire Protection District is training for the possibility of an avalanche rescue.
29 Cars Involved In Crashes That Close I-80 Near Truckee
Search For Missing Tahoe Ski Instructor Underway Despite Avalanche WarningThe search for a 23-year-old Tahoe ski instructor continues at Sugar Bowl ski resort in the Sierra Nevada Mountains amid an avalanche warning in that area.
Caltrans Blows Up Huge Boulder Blocking Highway Near Lake TahoeCaltrans used explosives Wednesday to break up a boulder that was blocking traffic on Highway 50 near Kyburz after falling onto the roadway.
Girl Injured In Fall From Chairlift At Squaw Valley Resort In Lake Tahoe AreaA Los Gatos girl is recovering from her injuries after falling from a chairlift at Squaw Valley Resort in the Lake Tahoe area.
Winter Storm Blankets Snow On Tahoe Area As Low As 2K FeetThe first big storm of the winter is blanketing the greater Lake Tahoe with snow and hail that is causing traffic headaches for holiday travelers.
Storm Brings Snow, Ice To I-80 Donner Pass, Chains RequiredTow trucks and chains were in heavy demand on Donner Pass as travelers heading to Lake Tahoe got caught in the latest Sierra storm.
Traveling To Tahoe For Thanksgiving? Be Prepared For Snow & WindRoberta Gonzales gives an outline of how she sees weather events unfolding in the Lake Tahoe area.
Fire Danger High As Vacationers Travel To Lake Tahoe For The Holiday WeekendDry and breezy/windy conditions expected Friday. In fact, so dry that a Red Flag Warning is in effect for the Greater Lake Tahoe area from 2PM to 9 PM. In addition, a Lake Wind Advisory has been issued from 11AM to 9PM.
Lake Tahoe Smartphone App Lets Casual Beach-Goers Do Science ResearchResearchers at Lake Tahoe are enlisting tourists and other beach-goers to record their observations and photographs on a new smartphone app to help scientists better understand the lake's environmental conditions.
Forest Service Abandons Lake Tahoe Logging Plan Following Biologist's Legal ChallengeThe U.S. Forest Service has abandoned logging plans it suspended in the mountains above Lake Tahoe nearly two years ago after a prominent scientist filed a lawsuit accusing the agency of acting illegally.
Explosive Tahoe Wildfire Burns Area Equivalent To 15 Golden Gate ParksAir tankers and helicopters helped hundreds of firefighters battle a wildfire south of Lake Tahoe that has now burned nearly 15,000 acres, or half the size of San Francisco.