Grizzly Flats To Fully Reopen With No Restrictions After Nearly Month-Long Evacuation Due To Caldor FireGrizzly Flats, which began repopulating last weekend after the Caldor Fire moved further away, will fully reopen with no restrictions Friday evening, El Dorado County officials announced.
Caldor Fire Containment Reaches 71%Full containment is expected by Sept. 27, according to fire officials.
Future Of Lake Tahoe's Clarity In Question As Wildfires WorsenScientists say it's too soon to draw conclusions about the lasting damage that record-setting wildfires will have on Lake Tahoe. But they're not wasting time.
'It's Just Scary': Deployed Soldier Gets Call That Home Destroyed In Caldor FireA soldier deployed to the Middle East was dealt a devastating blow back home in El Dorado County. U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. Trevor Hammonds was notified overseas that his community of Grizzly Flats was being evacuated. He had to tell his wife, Hannah, to get the kids and get out.
Caldor Fire Evacuees Return Home Amid Red Flag Warning ConcernsMore El Dorado County residents have returned home weeks after being evacuated due to the Caldor Fire. As people settled back in, the overnight storms brought some mixed emotions—relief for rain, but worry for dry lightning.
Wildlife Officials Warn Caldor Evacuees Returning To Tahoe About Potential Bear EncountersOfficials have a wildlife warning for Tahoe evacuees returning home: Bears may have caused damage or may still be lingering in communities.
Caldor Fire Evacuees From Grizzly Flats Can Begin Returning Home This SundayDifferent sections of the area will be repopulated at different times, the sheriff's office said. This is to prevent traffic jams, hazards and safety issues. Repopulation should be complete by Monday.
Caldor Fire Damage Impacts Reopening Of Highways 50, 89As the flames from the Caldor Fire begin to simmer and families return to Grizzly Flats, the cleanup on the routes to get others home is just beginning.
Search Continues For Missing Grizzly Flats ManDetectives are searching for a man who was evacuated from the Grizzly Flats area due to the Caldor Fire and has not been seen or heard from since Wednesday.
South Lake Tahoe Families Celebrate Labor Day By Coming HomeNo crowds, but families returned to their homes after the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office lifted Caldor fire mandatory evacuations.
'I Was Honestly Convinced This Place Was Gonna Go Down': Evacuations Lifted For Thousands In TahoeThousands of people who fled South Lake Tahoe under threat of a wildfire were allowed to return as crews stalled the flames from advancing, but many shops remained dark Monday and the resort town's normally bustling streets remained quiet.
'Kind Of Emotional': South Lake Tahoe Residents Journey Back HomeIt was a homecoming filled with warm smiles and delicious treats on Sunday. Randy and Lisa Suela put a smile on their South Lake Tahoe neighbors' faces by handing out free ice cream and cookies to first responders and people who returned home over the weekend.
South Lake Tahoe Evacuation Orders Lifted As Caldor Fire Battle ContinuesSouth Lake Tahoe residents can return back home after mandatory evacuation orders due to the Caldor Fire were downgraded Sunday.
'A Punch In The Gut': Tourists Told To Stay Out Of Tahoe Amid Fire ConcernsBarren beaches aren't the norm this time of year in North Lake Tahoe. As businesses would usually be doing everything they could to bring in visitors, tourists are actually being told to stay out of Tahoe right now.
Looking For Looters: Police Patrols Make Arrests In South Lake Tahoe Evacuation ZonePolice patrols are cracking down on looters in South Lake Tahoe and have made several arrests since evacuations were ordered in the area.