Man Accused Of Dumping Raw Sewage Near Creek In Sierra CountyA Livermore man is facing a felony charge for allegedly dumping sewage from his trailer into a creek in Sierra County.
Man Survives 7 Days Stuck In Snowy Sierra County Mountain RoadHarland Earls, 29, was rescued by a helicopter crew on Sunday, hours after emergency dispatchers tracked his cellphone to an unplowed county road in the heart of the Tahoe National Forest.
Caught On Camera: CHP Uses Helicopter To Rescue People Stranded In SnowA week of survival in the Sierra. Crews made unbelievable rescues on camera in the aftermath of last week’s massive storm.
California's Only County Without Coronavirus Is Investigating Its First 2 InfectionsCalifornia's only county without a previously reported coronavirus case said Tuesday it is investigating its first two infections.
Bay Area Teen Says Dad Was Shot And Killed Asking For Directions In Sierra CountyA San Francisco Bay Area doctor who was on an off-roading trip with his 15-year-old son was shot and killed after he stopped to ask a man for directions, his son and other relatives said.
Man Held In California Attacks That Killed 1, Wounded 2A 15-year-old boy was lost for more than 30 hours in a Sierra Nevada forest after a gunman killed his father during an Independence Day trip and wounded two other people in separate attacks, authorities and acquaintances said.
Retiree Saves California's Oldest Newspaper From Shutting DownCarl Butz, a former computer programmer who retired to Downieville about a decade ago, bought The Mountain Messenger instead of taking a long vacation.
Antelope Fire Burns 102 Acres In Tahoe National Forest In Sierra CountyA vegetation fire in the Tahoe National Forest burned about 102 acres on Monday, authorities say.
California’s Oldest Weekly Newspaper Saved From FoldingThe Mountain Messenger Newspaper has been continuously published in Sierra County since 1853.
Carjacker Or Hungry Bear? Bear Break-Ins Becoming More Common During Black Bear Mating SeasonA car can quickly become a lunch pail for an opportunistic bear, as one Sierra County resident discovered.
Search On For Boy, 11, Who Fell Into Water At Stampede ReservoirA recovery effort is underway to try and find an 11-year-old boy who fell into the water after his canoe capsized.
Authorities: Don’t Blindly Follow GPS To Get Around Sierra I-80 ClosuresAuthorities are warning people to not just blindly follow their GPS when trying to get over the mountains.
Part Of Highway 49 Closed In Sierra County Due To Mud, Rock SlidesMud and rock slides have forced crews to close a portion of Highway 49 in the Sierra.
Amber Alert Update: Henry Massey, Mother Found SafeAuthorities say the car linked to a child abduction suspect out of Sonoma County was found in Sierra County, but the child and suspect have not been found.
Search On For Family Overdue From Camping Trip In Sierra CountySearch parties are trying to find an Alameda County family overdue from camping trip in Sierra County.