South Lake Tahoe Approves $100 Fines For Mask ViolationsViolators of California’s mask requirement will be subject to a hefty fine in South Lake Tahoe by the end of the week.
Researchers Blast Algae, Invasive Plants With UV Rays to Keep Lake Tahoe BlueScientists at Lake Tahoe plan to expand the use of ultraviolet light to kill algae and other invasive plants that eat away at the clarity of the mountain water.
Tahoe Residents Fed Up With Tourists, Trash-Littered Beaches; Protest PlannedSouth Lake Tahoe residents fed up with the trash-littered beaches and the constant stream of tourists flowing into Lake Tahoe despite the pandemic plan to protest this weekend to demand officials do more to handle the influx of visitors.
1 Dead, 1 Injured After Pair Becomes Separated From Boat In Lake TahoeA South Lake Tahoe Fire Rescue Team responded to a report of two men who became separated from their boat about 1.5 miles (2.41kilometers) offshore at about 3:40 p.m. Monday.
Lake Tahoe's Fluctuating Clarity Worse After Wet WinterLake Tahoe’s fluctuating clarity got worse last year during an especially cold and wet winter as sedimentation, algae growth and a tiny invasive shrimp continued to pose restoration challenges for the famed clear water of the alpine lake.
Dramatic Rescue From Burning Boat On Lake TahoeThe Coast Guard, Tahoe Douglas Fire Protection firefighters and a Good Samaritan rescued a 43-year-old man Monday night after his boat burst into flames while cruising on Lake Tahoe.
San Ramon Family Desperately Awaiting News Of Father Lost In Sierra Anxiety mounted Sunday for a San Ramon family as they waited any word about their 66-year-old father who has been lost in the Sierra since becoming separated from friends while hiking on July 8th.
Reopening: Lake Tahoe, Reno Casinos Preparing To Reopen With Social Distancing In Early June Casinos from Lake Tahoe to Laughlin started announcing plans Wednesday to lure back customers beginning June 4, with one downtown Las Vegas hotel owner buying more than 1,000 one-way airline tickets to boost interest around the country.
Coronavirus Update: Tahoe Area Officials Warn Visitors To Stay Away Or Face $1,000-A-Day FineEl Dorado County officials have toughen local shelter-in-place laws to further discourage travelers wanting to escape their hometown lockdown orders with a trip to the Sierra.
Coronavirus Update: Spring Storms Dump Several Feet Of Snow On Coronavirus-Shuttered Sierra Ski ResortsA pair of Spring storm fronts swept through the Sierra over the weekend and on Monday morning, forcing travelers to use chains on mountain passes on I-80 and Highway 50 and blanketing the region with as much as 3 feet of new snow at the higher elevations.
Approaching Storm Front May Bring Heavy Weekend Snow to Sierra, TahoeA late winter storm is headed for the Sierra this weekend where as much as 2 feet of snow is possible on the mountain tops around Lake Tahoe by early Monday.