Feds: Drought Kills 66 Million Trees In California's SierraOfficials say the number of trees in California's Sierra Nevada forests killed by drought and a bark beetle epidemic has dramatically increased since last year.
Cal Fire: 86 Homes Destroyed In Wildfire In Amador And Calaveras CountiesHundreds of people rushing to escape a massive wildfire charging across the tinder-dry Sierra Nevada foothills said Saturday that they had to make wrenching decisions about what to save - pets, loved ones' ashes - and what to leave to possibly burn.
Cal Fire: 4 Firefighters Burned While Fighting Lowell FireFire authorities say a wildfire at the foothills of the Sierra Nevada has burned a little over 2 square miles of drought-stricken timber and not 6 square miles as it was reported.
Wildfire Moves Closer To Sierra Town Of MarkleevilleA wind-whipped wildfire moved closer to the Sierra Nevada town of Markleeville, California, on Sunday, and authorities are telling residents to be prepared to evacuate.
Best Bars With A Patio In SacramentoThese Sacramento bars and eateries offer relaxing patios where patrons can enjoy a cocktail, craft beer or glass of wine.
Wildfire That Forced Evacuation Of Campgrounds Near Fresno Fully ContainedAuthorities say they have fully contained a Central California wildfire that sent several hundred campers home.
Top Mountain Climbing Destinations In The U.S.Among the country's five best mountain climbing destinations are the highest point in North America and one of the world's most famous natural landmarks.
Sierra Sees Almost 24 Hours Of Constant SnowAfter nearly 24 straight hours of snow, the mighty Sierra storm is finally starting to slow.
Boreal Mountain Resort Opens For BusinessThe day has finally come that's been on the calendar for some time: It’s opening day of ski season at Boreal Mountain Resort.
Sacramento Area Receives Much-Needed RainA very nice round of rain came across our area this morning. But just how much fell in our region?
Wildfire Burns Over Inmate Firefighting Crew In El Dorado CountyA crew of inmate firefighters battling the King Fire in El Dorado County were threatened by fast-moving flames Monday.
Replant After Wildfire Or Let Nature Take Over? Nearly a year since a historic wildfire charred a huge swath of California's High Sierra, debate rages over what to do with millions of dead trees left in its wake: truck them to lumber mills or let nature to take its course?