Highway 50 Reopens After Avalanche Near Echo SummitCrews have cleared snow and rocks brought down onto Highway 50 by an avalanche near Echo Summit Monday afternoon, authorities said.
Winter Storm Shuts Down Stretch Of I-80, Some Tahoe Resorts; Travelers Call AheadA major winter storm has brought as much as 8 feet of snow at higher elevations to the Sierra Nevada along the California-Nevada line.
Sierra Braces For Several Feet Of Snow; Avalanche Watch IssuedA winter storm front was set to roar into the Sierra Monday bringing with it the possibility of as much as 80 inches of snow at Donner Pass and triggering an avalanche watch for the Lake Tahoe area.
CHP Warns Drivers Heading To Tahoe For 3-Day Weekend Of Traffic NightmareIt’s a three-day weekend and some from the Bay Area have their sights set on spending time in the snow but the California Highway Patrol is warning drivers to stay away.
Sierra Highways Reopen After Being Shut Down By White-Out ConditionsA frigid weather front slammed into the Sierra Friday, burying the region under more than a foot of snow, shutting down both Highway 50 and I-80 because of white-out blizzard conditions for much of the day.
Snow Survey: Atmospheric River Piles Up 50 Inches Of Snow In SierraState water officials donned snowshoes and journeyed into the Sierra Thursday, discovering a snowpack that was 98 percent of what would be expected this time of year.
More People Leaving Pricey California For Tax-Free Nevada LifestyleCalifornia has the highest taxes in the nation, and the new federal tax law that limits state and local tax deductions to $10,000 dollars has people crossing state lines.
Tahoe Area Braces For Heavy Snow From Latest Storm SystemCaltrans was in full winter mode Wednesday during the lull before the anticipated evening arrival of the week's biggest storm.
Skiers Hit The Slopes On Mount RoseThe Halloween candy isn’t even gone yet and ski season is starting in Tahoe.
Smoke Clogs Tahoe Skies; Ferguson Fire Continues To GrowA heavy layer of smoke was draped over picturesque Lake Tahoe Friday, a reminder of the desperate battle being waged far to the south against the advancing Ferguson Fire which has grown to 22,892 acres.
Small Plane Crashes In Tahoe; 2 Dead, 1 Seriously InjuredTwo people were killed and another seriously injured when a small plane suffered engine problems shortly after take-off from the Truckee-Tahoe Airport Tuesday morning and crashed in a field near Truckee.