South Lake Tahoe

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Fallen Firefighter’s Procession Draws Hundreds Along Highway 50

Mike Hallenbeck was killed on Saturday after being hit by a falling tree as the U.S. Forest Service wildland firefighter battled the Sierra Fire in Lake Tahoe.


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Search On For Man Who Went Missing At Lake Tahoe

Crews in South Lake Tahoe are searching the lake for a man after the stand-up paddle board he had rented was found adrift on the water.



Shingle Springs Man, 21, Identified As Firefighter Killed By Falling Tree

California firefighters are mourning the loss of yet another firefighter killed in the line of duty.


Photo of Kris Jackson provided by the South Lake Tahoe Police Department.

Sacramento Man Dies After Officer-Involved Shooting In South Lake Tahoe

Authorities say a South Lake Tahoe police officer shot and killed a man at the Tahoe Hacienda Inn.


(Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Tahoe Hotel Owner Accused Of Illegally Removing Pine Trees, Fined $40K

A Lake Tahoe hotel owner has been fined $40,000 for the unauthorized removal of four mature pine trees to enhance the resort’s lake views


(Source: KTVN)

South Lake Tahoe Fire Captain Accused Of Possessing Child Porn Resigns

South Lake Tahoe city officials say a fire captain in federal custody on child pornography charges has resigned.


(Source: KTVN)

South Lake Tahoe Fire Captain Faces Charge Of Sexual Exploitation Of A Child

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office lists Wygant as being booked on Thursday on felony child exploitation charges after South Lake Tahoe Police arrested him.


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Man Accused Of Taking 44 Lost Smartphones At Tahoe Festival

A Nevada man has been arrested on suspicion of stealing 44 smartphones valued at over $17,000 from the lost-and-found department of a South Lake Tahoe music festival.


Credit: CBS13

Autopsy On Teen Killed In South Lake Tahoe Confirms He Was Hit By Falling Tree

Police say an autopsy shows a South Lake Tahoe teen’s death was due to an act of nature when a tree fell on him during a fierce windstorm, not foul play.


Credit: CBS13

Parents Of Teen Killed By Falling Tahoe Tree Say Story Doesn’t Add Up

A teenage boy went missing after last week’s storm, and now police believe he died after a 50-foot-tall tree fell on him.


SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA - JULY 23:  Emerald Bay lies under blue skies at Lake Tahoe on July 23, 2014 near South Lake Tahoe, California. Lake Tahoe is among Califonria's major tourist attractions.  (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Missing Boy Killed By Falling 50-Foot-Tall Tree In South Lake Tahoe During Storm

Police believe a teenage boy who was reported missing in Northern California was fatally struck by a 50-foot-tall tree that fell during last week’s storm.


From left: Kidwell, Barnes and Murphy's booking photo. (Credit: CBS13)

3 Teens Arrested For String Of Auto Thefts In South Lake Tahoe

Three 18-year-old Placerville residents are under arrest on charges they carried out a string of car thefts and burglaries in South Lake Tahoe this week.