RENO, Nev. (AP) — The National Weather Service has issued winter weather and high wind advisories for much of the Sierra and western Nevada through Thursday as snow and much colder weather moves into the region.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Interstate 80 has reopened with no chain controls in the Sierra Nevada after another round of snow forced restrictions and snarled traffic with more than a dozen crashes on slippery roads in Reno.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Nevada Supreme Court says social media comments about protecting bears that were posted by Lake Tahoe activists and referred to a longtime wildlife biologist as a murderer constitute "good faith communications" protected as free speech.
Conservationists at Lake Tahoe have agreed to drop a lawsuit challenging plans to build a 2.2-mile-long gondola connecting two ski resorts in exchange for neighboring land purchases and other wildlife protection measures.
A wilderness protection group reached the agreement
RENO, Nev. (AP) — More than 2 feet of new snow has fallen in the Sierra, where more than 6 feet has been recorded the past seven days at the top of some Lake Tahoe-area ski resorts, the National Weather Service said Monday.
OLYMPIC VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — Conservationists trying to block expansion of the Lake Tahoe ski resort that hosted the 1960 Winter Olympics say the developer is trying to hide the impacts of the project on the pristine mountain environment.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Winter recreationists at Lake Tahoe are lining up on opposite sides of Forest Service plans that would close some areas to snowmobiles while opening others currently off-limits to motorized use.