DON'T FORGET: Measurable rain means no watering for two days. Adjust your sprinklers accordingly.


Sugar Bowl in better times, when more snow covered the mountain. (File)

Sugar Bowl Suspends Skiing As Drought Takes Toll

Yet another Northern California ski resort is closing early due to a lack of snow amid the state’s historic drought.


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Lingering Drought Suspends Cross-Country Skiing Near Tahoe

A popular cross-country ski area near Lake Tahoe has temporarily closed due to a lack of snow, and forecasters say the lingering drought should persist or get worse in the months ahead across most of California and Nevada.


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Truckee Traffic Stop Reveals Outstanding Murder Warrants

McKinley Williams and a woman were arrested in a car police say had marijuana, phony driver’s licenses and more than 100 credit cards inside.


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Idaho Manslaughter Suspect Arrested In Truckee

Kevin Michael McQuilliams, 26, was arrested in Truckee, California, about 6 p.m. Thursday without incident after Idaho officials issued a warrant for his arrest on charges of aggravated assault and involuntary manslaughter.


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Idaho Man Wanted For New Year’s Day Killing Of Girlfriend Arrested In Truckee

An Idaho man police say shot and killed his girlfriend at a New Year’s Day party in southeastern Idaho has been arrested in California.


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Best Cheap Long Weekend Trips Near Sacramento

Looking for somewhere inexpensive to head off to this weekend? Here’s a list of the best cheap long weekend trips near Sacramento.


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I-80 Pot Bust At Truckee; 1 Arrest, $100K In Drugs

Police in California say they arrested a New York man and seized 38 pounds of marijuana worth an estimated street value of more than $100,000 during a drug bust north of Lake Tahoe on Interstate 80 near Truckee.


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Person Hit, Killed By Train In Truckee

A pedestrian has been hit and killed by a train in Truckee Wednesday afternoon, police say.


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Contractor Charged With Manslaughter In Truckee Carbon Monoxide Deaths

Albert Sentazimore, 60, and Gary Trovinger, 57, were found dead inside a home on Weisshorn Avenue in October from an apparent carbon monoxide leak.


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Explosion During Hash Oil Production At Truckee Residence Results In 4 Arrsests

Four people were arrested in Truckee recently after an explosion occurred while they were allegedly making hash oil.


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California Men Busted With 68 Pounds Of Pot At Nevada Border

A California Highway Patrolman stopped the rental box truck for failure to stay in one lane while headed east on I-80 west of Reno about 9:30 p.m. Sunday.


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Overturned Big Rig Stalls Truckee Traffic After Colliding With 2 Vehicles

Traffic is blocked as far as central Truckee while crews continue to clean up a multi-vehicle collision involving a big rig early Friday morning.