DNA Evidence Exonerates Big Bear ‘Hank The Tank’ From Tahoe-Area Break-Ins“Hank the Tank,” the big bear being blamed for breaking into dozens of homes across the Tahoe Keys area, may be innocent after all.
New Year's Eve Tourism In Tahoe A Concern For LocalsLiving along Highway 50 has not been easy this year due to the devastating Caldor Fire and now a major snowstorm causing power outages, fuel shortages and stress around the holiday season.
Caldor Fire Containment Sits At 76%; More Evacuations DowngradedFull containment is expected by Sept. 27, according to fire officials.
Looting Suspect Accused Of Dozens Of Thefts Arrested In South Lake TahoeA suspected looter accused of committing dozens of thefts in South Lake Tahoe was arrested this week, the El Dorado County Sheriff's Office announced on Saturday.
Wildlife Officials Warn Caldor Evacuees Returning To Tahoe About Potential Bear EncountersOfficials have a wildlife warning for Tahoe evacuees returning home: Bears may have caused damage or may still be lingering in communities.
'Kind Of Emotional': South Lake Tahoe Residents Journey Back HomeIt was a homecoming filled with warm smiles and delicious treats on Sunday. Randy and Lisa Suela put a smile on their South Lake Tahoe neighbors' faces by handing out free ice cream and cookies to first responders and people who returned home over the weekend.
South Lake Tahoe Evacuation Orders Lifted As Caldor Fire Battle ContinuesSouth Lake Tahoe residents can return back home after mandatory evacuation orders due to the Caldor Fire were downgraded Sunday.
'Better Every Day': Improving Progress On Caldor Lifting Hopes Of Repopulation In South Lake TahoeFirefighters are making progress on a California wildfire threatening South Lake Tahoe, officials said Saturday.
Looking For Looters: Police Patrols Make Arrests In South Lake Tahoe Evacuation ZonePolice patrols are cracking down on looters in South Lake Tahoe and have made several arrests since evacuations were ordered in the area.
Deputies Arrest Looters Found Near Evacuated South Lake Tahoe HomesTwo suspected looters were arrested in evacuated South Lake Tahoe this week.
Lake Tahoe Casino Hotels, Heavenly Ski Resort Helping Caldor CrewsThe effort to stop the Caldor Fire from moving into South Lake Tahoe has transformed the city from one of tourism to one that is strictly accommodating first-responders.
Caldor Fire Evacuees Seek Shelter In Nevada As Red Cross Opens Site at Reno-Sparks Convention CenterOn Tuesday, people at the Gardnerville shelter were told to leave and relocate to the convention center.
'Animals Are Running For Their Lives': Wildlife Rescue Groups Rush Animals Away From Flamesas people piled into their cars, animals hit the road too. The flames frightened wildlife. forcing animals from their homes.
3 South Lake Tahoe Residents Face Drug Trafficking ChargesThree South Lake Tahoe residents are facing numerous drug trafficking charges, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced.
Search For Tamarack The Bear Called Off After Possible Sighting In TreeA cub resembling Tamarack the bear was spotted again climbing a tree in South Lake Tahoe, which led wildlife officials to call off the search for the animal that suffered burned paws in a wildfire.