Archive for December, 2010

Yosemite manages a year’s near-record crowd

  Date Friday, December 31st, 2010

The National Park Service has gotten serious about managing crowds at Yosemite National Park, even though 2010 may reach a nerve-wracking four million visitors.


Blog » Jazz

  Date Friday, December 31st, 2010

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The California Travel & Tourism Commission (CTTC) just released its 2011 California Official State Visitor’s Guide and Travel Planner, the ultimate dream guide for planning an unforgettable California getaway.


Boulder blocks Highway 140, cutting off Yosemite National Park access

  Date Thursday, December 30th, 2010

A boulder fell onto Highway 140 about 11 a.m. Thursday, blocking traffic from entering or leaving Yo


I-15 reopens between Las Vegas, Los Angeles

  Date Thursday, December 30th, 2010

Interstate 15 has reopened for travel with California Highway Patrol escorts through a snowy mountain pass between Las Vegas and Los Angeles.


California faces winds, cold blast after storm

  Date Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

Cold blasts of wind hit California on Wednesday in the trail of a storm that dumped more rain and snow on the soggy state but failed to trigger significant new mudflows.