Magnitude 6 Earthquake Strikes Eastern Sierra Nevada; Shaking Felt In Bay Area A magnitude 6.0 earthquake that struck the Eastern Sierra Thursday afternoon was felt across Northern California, including much of the Bay Area.
Wildfires Continue To Burn Along State’s Coast, Sierra; Endangers Buddhist MonasteryWildfires continued to burn up areas of dry vegetation Tuesday in rugged central coast mountains and near an Eastern Sierra trailhead where hikers begin treks to the summit of Mount Whitney.
Snowplow Driver Finds 2 Dead Bodies On The Side Of Highway In Eastern SierraA snowplow driver made a gruesome discovery earlier this week while driving on a remote part of a highway in the Eastern Sierra: two dead bodies.
Eastern Sierra Earthquake Sent Massive Boulders Crashing Onto Mount Whitney Hiking TrailsMore than a dozen aftershocks to continued to ramble through the eastern Sierra near Mount Whitney Thursday, forcing rangers to delay searching for possible victims and assessing the damage done to several popular hiking trails by a 5.8 earthquake that rocked the region.
UPDATE: Eastern Sierra Shaken By 5.8 Magnitude Earthquake; Triggers Mt. Whitney LandslideA 5.8 magnitude earthquake rattled Inyo County near the eastern Sierra Nevada town of Lone Pine Wednesday, sending tons of boulders and debris crashing down at the Whitney Portal camping area.
2 Rescued After Sierra Nevada Avalanche; Adventurers Urged To Continue Sheltering-In-PlaceTwo people who tried to climb and ski in the eastern Sierra Nevada were struck by an avalanche and had to be rescued.