UPDATE: Feds Close Portion of Merced River Near Where Family Died MysteriouslyThe mysterious deaths of a Northern California family of hikers and their dog have led federal officials to close 28 miles along the Merced River where high levels of toxic algae were detected.
Yosemite Reopens After Flooding from Last Week's DelugeYosemite National Park reopened Sunday after flooding that washed out roads during a strong Pacific storm.
Melting Snowpack Floods Merced River In Yosemite National ParkThe river running through Yosemite National Park briefly flooded its banks and a sheriff in California's Central Valley organized an airdrop of feed for 30 cows stranded downstream by rising waters as a heat wave melts record snowpack in the Sierra Nevada.
Record Sierra Snowpack Melting Fast, Flooding Likely In YosemiteForecasters said Sunday they expect the Merced River in Yosemite National Park to go about a foot over its banks.
Yosemite National Park To Re-Open On TuesdayAfter a rare weekend closure, Yosemite National Park rangers announced Monday that the famed tourist destination will re-open this week, allowing visitors to catch a glimpse of the thunderous display being put on by the park’s famous falls.
Major Storm Could Cause Flooding At Yosemite This WeekendA big storm forecast for this weekend could lead to possible flooding at Yosemite National Park.
Yosemite Plan Would Ease Traffic, Shut Ice RinkVisitors might miss the 1920s-era ice skating rink in the winter or the summer bike and raft rentals, but they'll likely be glad to hear that a plan released Tuesday to protect the river that runs through Yosemite National Park won't reduce the number of daily visitors.
Search Continues For Boy Presumed Drowned In YosemiteThe search continues in Yosemite National Park for the body of a 6-year-old boy swept away late Wednesday in a rough stretch of the Merced River.
2 Boys Swept Away, Killed In Merced River At Yosemite National ParkTwo boys died after they were swept away in the waters of the Merced River at Yosemite National Park on Wednesday.
Rangers Recover Body of Modesto Man Swept Away At Yosemite Waterfall Rangers located the body of a Modesto man Friday afternoon, who died after falling into a raging waterfall at Yosemite National Park nearly three weeks ago.
Families Of Yosemite Falls Victims Continue Vigil At ParkEvery day, relatives of the three young people swept over a Yosemite National Park waterfall travel to the park hoping to hear news about the whereabouts of the bodies.
Vigil Held For Yosemite Hikers Swept Away By WaterfallFamily and friends of a woman and two men presumed dead after they were swept over Vernal Fall in Yosemite National Park gathered at St. George’s Church Wednesday to grieve.
Berkeley Man Among 2 Hikers Killed At YosemiteYosemite National Park has recorded its first two accidental deaths of the year, as two hikers died at the park in unrelated incidents last Friday.