Tamarack Fire Grows To 66,744 Acres; Containment Improves to 27%Containment has improved to 27 percent in the Tamarack Fire which has burned 66,744 acres since its July 4 start.
Tamarack Fire Update: 39,000 Acres Now Scorched As Mandatory Evacuations Remain In PlaceMore evacuations were ordered Monday as the Tamarack Fire continued to char more than 39,000 acres.
'Get To Safety, A House Is Replaceable': Crews Race To Contain Fire As Alpine County Families Forced From HomesThe Tamarack Fire burning near South Lake Tahoe has forced hundreds of people to leave their homes as crews work in tough conditions to battle the blaze.
Possible Silver Boom-Era Blasting Cap Injures Person In Alpine CountyA possibly more than century-old blasting cap injured a person in Alpine County last week, authorities say.
Coronavirus Order: Sheriff Of California's Most-Remote County Urges People To Stay Home, Keep OutThe sheriff of California’s most remote county is pleading for people to avoid coming to try and escape the coronavirus stay-at-home order.
Rare California Trout Species Returns To Native HabitatFor the first time in nearly a century, a rare California trout species will swim in a mountain creek that is its native habitat.
Monitor Pass Reopened In Time For Memorial Day WeekendPart of Highway 89 is back open just in time for Memorial Day weekend travel.
Crews Have Cleared The Snow And Reopened State Route 89It's a sign of spring, Caltrans has cleared the snow and opened State Route 89 in Alpine County.
Family Remembers Elk Grove Hiker, Says He Died 'Doing Something He Loved'The Alpine County Sheriff's Office says Dozier was trying to free climb a steep terrain, on the north side of Peak 9626 when he fell about 200 feet.
Missing Hiker Bradford Dozier Found Dead In Alpine CountyInvestigators say he was trying to free climb terrain and fell about 200 feet to his death. 
Elk Grove Hiker Missing in Alpine County MountainsThe search is on for a missing hiker in the Sierra Nevada who was expected home in Elk Grove on Saturday night, but never returned.