Lake Tahoe Boat Inspectors Find Record Number Of Vessels With Invasive MusselsThe number of boats that inspectors stopped from launching at Lake Tahoe while carrying aquatic invasive species reached a record high this year, the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency said.
Climate Change Disrupting Natural Cycles at Drier Lake TahoeDrought fueled by climate change has dropped Lake Tahoe below its natural rim and halted flows into the Truckee River, an historically cyclical event that’s occurring sooner and more often than it used to -- raising fears about what might be in store for the famed alpine lake.
Massive Caldor Fire 100% Contained After Threatening Lake Tahoe RegionThe 2-month-old California wildfire that threatened the Lake Tahoe resort region over the summer has been declared 100% contained, officials said.
Pandemic Points Up Need to Diversify Lake Tahoe Tourist EconomyThe COVID-19 pandemic helped expose the growing vulnerability of Lake Tahoe’s increasingly tourism-dependent economy as housing costs balloon, year-round residency declines and more workers commute from afar.
Scientists Question Future Of Lake Tahoe Clarity As Wildfires WorsenScientists say it’s too soon to draw conclusions about the lasting damage that record-setting wildfires will have on Lake Tahoe. But they’re not wasting time.
Former Squaw Valley Ski Resort Unveils New NameThe operators of the popular ski resort near Lake Tahoe that hosted the 1960 Winter Olympics have announced a new name on Monday.
Person Found Dead in Waters of Lake Tahoe South ShoreA person was found dead in the waters of Lake Tahoe Tuesday, police said.
Caldor Fire: Price Gouging Reported Among Lake Tahoe EvacueesAs fearful Lake Tahoe residents packed up belongings and fled the Caldor Fire burning toward the California-Nevada border, some encountered an unexpected obstacle: price gouging.
Caldor Fire: 'Pivotal Day' In Protecting Lake Tahoe; 4,000 Acres Burn OvernightFirefighters faced a critical day in efforts to prevent the massive Caldor Fire from reaching the Lake Tahoe resort region Saturday, fearing that hot, gusty winds could fuel the stubborn blaze.
Thick Layer Of Unhealthy Smoke Draped Over Lake Tahoe BasinVisitors flock to the Lake Tahoe area every August to enjoy the region's picturesque mountainous vistas and crisp, clean air, but this year wildfires including the nearby Caldor Fire have layered the skies with thick, unhealthy smoke.
Lake Tahoe Reports 9th Record High Temperature Since Mid-JuneThe temperature reached 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32 Celsius) Thursday in South Lake Tahoe, California, which sits at an elevation of 6,237 feet (1,901 meters) on the Nevada line.
Magnitude 3.6 Earthquake Rattles Sierra Near TruckeeA 3.6 magnitude rattled through the Tahoe National Forest early Wednesday, jolting local residents awake in the nearby mountain communities of Truckee and Norden.
Man, Woman Found Shot In North Lake Tahoe Home; Deputies Search For SuspectTwo people were shot and one of them was killed at a North Lake Tahoe home last weekend, and now authorities are looking for a possible suspect.
UPDATED: 4.2 Magnitude Earthquake Rumbles Deep Beneath Lake TahoeA 4.2 magnitude earthquake followed quickly by a 2.7 magnitude aftershock rumbled deep beneath the waters of Lake Tahoe off Dollar Point Friday morning.
North Tahoe Fire Danger: Fire District Bans Charcoal FiresFiring up a charcoal barbecue will not be a part of this summer's gatherings in the Truckee-North Lake Tahoe area.