Deputy Rescues Loose Sleigh Horse 'Looking For Santa' Christmas Eve On Hwy. 267 In TruckeeTruckee has been under the COVID Stay Home Order for weeks but that meant little to nothing to a sleigh horse who was trotting down Highway 267, on Christmas Eve.
Donner Party: Athletes To Recreate Survivors' Escape 174 Years LaterFour veteran ultrarunners from Northern California are setting out on snowshoes to retrace the footsteps of the pioneers who braved the worst blizzard in a century to escape over the top of what’s now called Donner Pass.
Off-Duty Redwood City Cop Pulls Teens From Fiery Maserati Crash Near Donner PassAn off-duty police officer from Redwood City helped save two teens after they crashed a Maserati near Donner Pass late Thursday night, according to CHP.
Teen Girl Kidnapped in Idaho Found Near Truckee; Suspects ArrestedA 14-year-old girl abducted from Idaho was located in the Truckee area and both suspects have been taken into custody, the California Highway Patrol said.
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.
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.
Lawsuit Challenges Northstar Tahoe Ski Resort's New Parking FeesTwo season pass holders at a Lake Tahoe-area ski resort have filed a lawsuit against the resort's owner over new parking fees they say were unjustly imposed.
Tahoe Developments Raise Concerns Over Wildfire RisksLocal officials have approved Tahoe-area development plans over the objections of environmental groups and hundreds of residents who say wildfire evacuation plans and routes are inadequate.
Sierra Chaos: I-80 Closed, Avalanche Shuts Down AmtrakA winter storm front, fueled by an atmospheric river, has buried the Sierra under several feet of new snow, shattering all-time records, shutting down I-80 and forcing Amtrak to turn back two trains because of an avalanche and rockslide.
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.
Storm Buries Sierra Under Several Feet Of SnowA fierce winter storm, packing high winds and blinding snow showers, buried the Sierra under several feet of new snow Sunday, shutting down ski resorts and closing both Highway 50 and I-80.
Second Pacific Storm Set to Slam Sierra Nevada With Heavy SnowAnother Pacific storm system moved into the Lake Tahoe basin where nearly a foot of snow already has fallen and at least one big ski resort was forced to close on Thursday because of inclement weather.
3.8 Earthquake Rattles Lake Tahoe AreaA light earthquake struck along the north shore of Lake Tahoe Thursday afternoon.
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.
Rare Carnivorous Plants On View In Sierra After Century Behind Locked GatesConservationists purchased land in Lower Carpenter Valley near Lake Tahoe containing rare carnivorous plants and threatened birds.