The Nearly 17 Feet Of Snow In The Sierra Is Crushing Records — But It's Still Not EnoughAs of Tuesday, more than 202 inches of snow — nearly 17 feet — had fallen so far this month at the University of California, Berkeley's Central Sierra Snow Laboratory, at Donner Pass east of Sacramento.
Some Sierra Spots Report More Than 2 Feet Of Snow Over Past 24 HoursWhile the storm has trailed off and the sun is now shining in many parts of the valley Monday morning, the Sierra is continuing to be hit with snow.
Helicopter Rescues Resume For People Trapped By California Creek FireMore rescues by helicopter were underway Tuesday morning for Sierra National Forest visitors trapped by the fast-moving Creek Fire in California, a state where numerous wildfires are raging and weather conditions threaten more.
Sierra Skeleton Identified As 'Ghost Of Manzanar'A skeleton found by hikers this fall near California's second-highest peak was identified Friday as a Japanese American artist who had left the Manzanar internment camp to paint in the mountains in the waning days of World War II.
Rare California Trout Species Returns To Native HabitatFor the first time in nearly a century, a rare California trout species will swim in a mountain creek that is its native habitat.
Plentiful Snowpack Promises Late-Season Skiing, Healthy Spring RunoffRecord-setting February has led to a Sierra snowpack that is 164 percent of normal for this time of year.
Family Tragedy Spawned Life-Saving Rescue SquadOver the past four decades, volunteers with Tahoe Nordic Search and Rescue have rescued hundreds of people lost in the Sierra backcountry-- and it all began with the search for a 12-year-old boy who wasn't discovered in time.
Whiteout Conditions Close I-80 In SierraHeavy snow falling in the Sierra Nevada mountains has led to some road and schools closures.
Approaching Storm Could Bring 2 Feet Of Snow To The SierraA storm coming to our area could dump up to two feet of snow in the Sierra, making travel through the mountains difficult.
Sierra Sees Snow On Last Day Of SummerSnow is falling in the Sierra Nevada on the last day of summer, dusting hills and ski resorts with fresh snow and stoking excitement for an early skiing season.
Sierra Resorts Report Staggering Snow TotalsSome staggering snow totals are coming in from the Lake Tahoe area that's been battered by a blizzard since Monday night.