Suspect Charged With Ambush Murder Of Danville Dr. Ari Gershman, Robbing Sierra Gold MineJohn Thomas Conway has been formally charged with the slaying of Danville Dr. Ari Greshman, who was ambushed while on a Sierra hiking trip with his son over the July 4th holiday weekend, and among other counts with also burglarzing a nearby gold mine.
Suspect In Sierra County Shooting-Spree That Killed East Bay Doctor Terrorized Nearby CampsiteMore details are emerging about exactly what happened leading up to the ambush shooting of a East Bay doctor and two others over the 4th of July holiday weekend, and the suspect in custody.
Off-Road Holiday Trip Turns Deadly After Gunman Ambushes Danville Father, Son In Sierra CountyAn East Bay family and their friends are devastated over the death of Ari Gershman who was ambushed by a gunman while on a father-and-son off-road trip in Sierras. His 15-year-old son survived the harrowing ordeal, and a suspect is in custody.
Bear Destroys SUV Interior in Minutes Before Placer County Deputies Break WindowA bear likely smelled some type of food in a vehicle in Colfax, then thoroughly trashed it before Placer County deputies managed to break open a window to let the animal get out.
Dozens Of Aftershocks Continue To Rattle Western NevadaDozens of aftershocks ranging in magnitude of 4.6 to 2.5 continued to rattle an area near the California-Nevada border Saturday following Nevada's largest earthquake since 1954.
Sierra Aviation Company Flies Coronavirus Supplies To Bay Area Health Workers, 1st RespondersAcross California, the aviation charter business has slowed way down. Truckee-based Mountain Lion Aviation, instead of letting their aircraft sit idle, are volunteering to help move much needed supplies to those fighting coronavirus.
Storm Fronts Set To Deliver Wet Windy Weekend; Blizzard Conditions In SierraMother Nature was preparing to hit the San Francisco Bay Area with a potent weekend one-two punch as a pair of Spring storm systems were taking aim at Northern California from the Gulf of Alaska.
Weekend Showers Will Aid Bay Area Shelter-In-Place Enforcement While San Francisco Bay Area health officials have issued tougher new shelter-in-place restrictions, Mother Nature may also play a role this weekend in stemming surges of visitors to parks, outdoor spaces and local beaches.
Crashes, Slippery Conditions As Snow Snarls Traffic On I-80 In SierraAnother round of snow snarled traffic with more than a dozen crashes on slippery roads in Reno and triggered chain controls on I-80 in the Sierra.
Winter Storm Front Dumps Snow By The Foot In Tahoe; Much Needed Rain In Bay AreaAfter more than a month of keeping the storm door slammed shut, Mother Nature flung it open Saturday bringing much needed rain to the Bay Area and several feet of snow to the Sierra.
Is It A March Miracle?: Weekend Storm To Bring Several Feet Of Snow To Sierra After a historic dry February, Mother Nature zeroed in Friday on the Sierra with a fierce winter storm front that could dump as much as four feet of much needed snow on the higher elevations and ski resorts.
Fatal Avalanche Thunders Into Tahoe's Alpine Meadows Resort; Victim IdentifiedAn avalanche slammed into the Alpine Meadows ski area Friday, killing a 34-year-old skier and seriously injuring a second, authorities said.
Miserable Morning Commute Predicted Thursday As Potent Winter Storm Zeroes In On Bay AreaMorning commuters were bundled up Wednesday as frosty temperatures blanketed the Bay Area, but the picture will be much different 24 hours later as a potent winter storm front with heavy showers rolls into the region.
Winter Storms Bound For Sierra, Lake Tahoe This WeekThe National Weather Service in Reno has issued a series of winter weather advisories up and down the Sierra's eastern front as a series of storms make their way into the region.
December Storms Give California A Promising SnowpackDecember storms gave California a promising snowpack despite a slow start, state water authorities said Thursday.