Rare Carnivorous Plants On View In Sierra After Century Behind Locked GatesConservationists purchased land in Lower Carpenter Valley near Lake Tahoe containing rare carnivorous plants and threatened birds.
I-80 Near Truckee Reopens After Wildfire ClosureThe California Highway Patrol announced Tuesday afternoon that a stretch of I-80 that was closed by a wildfire since morning has now reopened in both directions.
Earthquake Swarm Rocking Truckee Residents An earthquake swarm with the largest temblor measuring a 3.9 magnitude rocked Truckee and the Lake Tahoe area Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Flooding Fears Soar Along With Temperaturesarming springtime temperatures in California are expected to accelerate melting of the state's record snowpack, sending water surging down a major river in Yosemite National Park.
Tahoe Ski Instructor Dies On Slopes At NorthstarDennis Baltimore of Kings Beach died Sunday after he hit several rocks and crashed into a creek at the Northstar resort near Truckee.
Rare Wolverine Sighted In Sierra Could Be Same Animal Seen In 2008If the wolverine is the same animal first spotted in 2008, "Buddy" is estimated to be at least 9 years old.
Bus Catches Fire While Carrying USF Students To Sierra Ski TripA bus carrying students from the University of San Francisco caught fire on the way to the Lake Tahoe area Saturday, a parent of one of the students reported.
29 Cars Involved In Crashes That Close I-80 Near Truckee
Skiers, Snowboarders Rejoice As Snow-Starved Resorts Open SlopesCalifornia ski resorts are opening up the slopes early thanks to a hefty snowfall and cold weather.
Sugar Bowl 2nd Resort To Suspend Skiing As Drought Takes TollYet another Northern California ski resort is closing early due to a lack of snow amid the state's historic drought.
Rare Sierra Sighting Confirms California's Lone, Wild Wolverine Is Still AliveThere have only been 2 dozen documented sightings of California's only wolverine since the solitary predator was first observed in March 2008 about 15 miles northwest of Truckee
Sierra Resorts Rejoice As 1st Significant Storm Of Season Drops Snow In High CountryA significant storm that moved across northern California Friday and Saturday gave hope that the coming winter will bring relief to a parched state.