Berkeley Woman Climber Was On Mt. Everest As Tragedy Struck Twice On World's Highest PeakAfter a tragic week on Mount Everest, a Berkeley mountain climber who set her sights on reaching the top has arrived home, safe and sound.
Sherpas Set New Records For Scaling Mount EverestA pair of sherpas set new records today for most climbs of the world's tallest mountain.
1 Million Vacation Bible Schoolers In 'Everest'-Themed Church Program Sold Before Deadly EarthquakeCall it the Hand of Providence or an awkward coincidence, but this summer more than 1 million children are attending a Mount Everest-themed Vacation Bible School program produced and sold months before the 7.8 magnitude quake struck Nepal, killing nearly 9,000 people and injuring over 23,000.
Bay Area Teen Named After Mt. Everest Launches Effort To Help Nepal Quake VictimsAid organizations are scrambling to help in the aftermath of last week’s earthquake in Nepal, but one Bay Area teenager named Everest has an idea to keep the help coming even long after the dust settles.
Sunnyvale Man On Dream Trip Killed In Avalanche Triggered By Nepal EarthquakeThe State Department has confirmed a Sunnyvale man was killed in Nepal.
Bay Area Climber Stays Behind To Help After Surviving Nepal Earthquake, Mt. Everest AvalanchesA Bay Area climber who survived avalanches followed by a massive earthquake in Nepal is refusing to come home, determined to help injured climbers get back to safety.