Child Finds Loaded Gun, Badge Left By South Bay Sheriff's Deputy In Lake Tahoe AirbnbA nine-year-old child apparently found a loaded gun and badge left behind by a Santa Clara County Sheriff's deputy at an Airbnb rental in South Lake Tahoe, officials said Monday.
Caltrans Plans 2-Week Closure For Highway 50 Near South Lake TahoeBay Area drivers heading to South Lake Tahoe this fall will have to take a long detour, as a stretch of Highway 50 will be closed for two weeks next month.
Bear Cubs Abandoned Near Yreka May Have Been PoachedWildlife officials say they believe someone illegally separated two bear cubs from their mother and left the young animals along a highway in far northern California.
Tahoe Snow Plow Driver Hits Buried Car, Finds Woman Alive InsideA woman was found inside her car buried in snow in South Lake Tahoe after a snow plow inadvertently hit her car, according to city officials.
Measure Limiting Short-Term Rentals Sparks Debate In South Lake TahoeA battle over short term rentals in South Lake Tahoe made the ballot, but now, the voters' decision is partly on hold thanks to the continued debate.
Deputy Shoots into Car to Free Trapped Bear in South Lake TahoeDashcam video captured by El Dorado County sheriff's deputies shows an officer firing a round of non-lethal bean bags into a car's rear window to free a bear that had become trapped inside.
Toxic Algae Discovered In Waterways Off Lake TahoeWater officials are continuing to monitor toxic blue-green algae that developed in several waterways in a residential community in South Lake Tahoe.
Bear-Proof Garbage Bin Loans Available at South Lake TahoeA waste management authority in South Lake Tahoe has started offering homeowners loans to buy bear-proof garbage bins.
Tahoe Queen Paddle-Wheeler To Be Scrapped, Replaced Following August 2016 FireAramark Lake Tahoe Cruises official David Freireich said the Tahoe Queen can't be repaired due to damage from a fire last August.
Oakland Man Rescues Boy Who Fell Into Icy Tahoe LakeA Bay Area professor is being called a hero for risking his life to save a teenager on an icy lake in South Lake Tahoe.
Police Arrest Tahoe Food-Tampering SuspectPolice have arrested a 43-year-old man believed to have doused two self-serve food bars with chemicals that caused multiple cases of apparent food poisoning at a South Lake Tahoe shopping mall.
Jaycee Dugard's Kidnapper Could Be Eligible For Parole 400 Years EarlyPhillip Garrido was sentenced to 431 years for kidnapping 11-year-old Jaycee Dugard but he could be back on the streets as early as 2034.
Bears Ransack South Lake Tahoe Home, Snatch PiesA bear and a couple of cubs broke into a South Lake Tahoe home and snatched some pies.
Second Memoir By Kidnap Victim Jaycee Dugard Coming Out In JulyA woman who was kidnapped and held by her Bay Area captors for 18 years has written a memoir coming out in July detailing how she has adjusted to life after her captivity, according to her publisher.
2 Killed In Light Plane Crash That Set Fire To South Lake Tahoe HouseAuthorities say two people were killed when a light plane crashed next to a house in South Lake Tahoe shortly after takeoff Saturday.