webstationlogos3 KHTK-sports-1140_FINAL-social_125x35b

Yosemite National Park

GROVELAND, CA - AUGUST 24:  Firefighters douse a spot fire as they battle the Rim Fire on August 24, 2013 in Groveland, California. The Rim Fire continues to burn out of control and threatens 4,500 homes outside of Yosemite National Park. Over 2,000 firefighters are battling the blaze that has entered a section of Yosemite National Park and is currently 5 percent contained.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Yosemite Now Fully Reopened Following Rim Fire

Nearly eight months after the massive Rim Fire lit up the forests in and around Yosemite, the park announced that all areas within the park have been reopened.

04/02/2014

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, CA - AUGUST 24: A bear and cub cross a road near the Rim Fire on August 24, 2013 in Yosemite National Park, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Study: Bear Encounters At Yosemite Trending Down

Bear encounters with humans at Yosemite National Park is trending down, according to a new study.

03/13/2014

The August blaze burned over 250,000 acres of land in the Sierra Nevadas. (Getty Images)

Report: Rim Fire Damage May Cost Up To $800 Million

The value of carbon storage lost in the fire is between $102 and $797 million, according to an environmental impact study.

12/27/2013

GROVELAND, CA - AUGUST 24:  Firefighters douse a spot fire as they battle the Rim Fire on August 24, 2013 in Groveland, California. The Rim Fire continues to burn out of control and threatens 4,500 homes outside of Yosemite National Park. Over 2,000 firefighters are battling the blaze that has entered a section of Yosemite National Park and is currently 5 percent contained.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Feds Decline Comment On DA’s Rim Fire Assertion

Federal prosecutors have declined to address a district attorney’s claim that they intend to prosecute the hunter who allegedly started the Rim Fire that raged through Yosemite National Park and the Sierra Foothills.

12/06/2013

Fire officials estimate the Rim Fire cost California $54 million. (Getty Images)

Federal Charges Expected For Rim Fire Suspect

Federal officials are expected to file charges against the person they believe started the wildfire that raged through Yosemite National Park and the Sierra Foothills earlier this year.

12/06/2013

Ann Lowry

Yosemite National Park Resident Ann Lory Found By Rescuers

Yosemite National Park rangers are searching for a 60-year-old woman who went missing after leaving her home inside the park for a hike.

11/25/2013

(Photo by David McNew /Newsmakers)

High Winds Close Yosemite Campgrounds Through Saturday Morning

The National Park Service announced on Thursday that the campgrounds would be closed between 7 p.m. on Thursday and 4 a.m. on Saturday because of high winds following a recent storm.

11/21/2013

Giant Sequoia National Monument

Yosemite Plan To Restore Sequoia Grove Moves Ahead

An ambitious plan to restore and improve the health of the largest grove of giant sequoias in Yosemite National Park is moving forward with the release Thursday of an environmental impact statement for the project.

10/31/2013

Credit: Getty Images

Rim Fire, Third Largest California Wildfire, Finally 100 Percent Contained

More than two months after it started on Aug. 17, the Rim Fire is finally completely under control. There is a small 800- to 1,000-acre pocked near Kibbie Lake with potential to burn.

10/25/2013

Yosemite reopens

Yosemite Reopens After Shutdown, But Park’s Attendance Will Be Slow To Recover

Normally the park gets about 10,000 visitors a day this time of the year. Employees believe it’ll take some time to get back to those numbers.

10/17/2013

Yosemite National Park is reopened. (Getty Images)

Yosemite Reopens After Shutdown Vote

Yosemite National Park is reopening to visitors tonight after the 16-day partial government shutdown has come to an end.

10/16/2013

National Guard

California National Guard Head Rips Plan Not To Pay 23,000 Troops During Shutdown

The California National Guard played a critical role providing air support in the fight against the devastating Rim Fire around Yosemite National Park.

10/03/2013

more