Archive for October, 2013

Residents raise concerns about Wildlife Action Plan

  Date Thursday, October 31st, 2013

Updates to the 10-year State Wildlife Action Plan, commonly referred to as SWAP, for protecting wildlife and habitat could have far-reaching implications for California tourism and agriculture.


Yosemite Conservancy accepting lottery registration forms for 2013-14 season

  Date Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

Yosemite Conservancy announced Tuesday that it’s accepting lottery registration forms for the 2013-2014 season at the newly restored Ostrander Ski Hut, the rustic stone cabin used by intrepid skiers and snowshoers who make the 10-mile journey from the park’s Badger Pass Ski Area to Ostrander Lake.


Experts debate coming impact to Northern Nevada of new California tribal casino

  Date Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

What next week’s opening of the $800 million Graton Resort & Casino means for Northern Nevada’s gaming/tourism interests is open to question. / Handout photo


Yosemite National Park reopens immediately after budget vote

  Date Monday, October 28th, 2013

Yosemite National Park is reopening to visitors Wednesday night with the end of the 16-day partial government shutdown


Yosemite National Park reopens immediately after budget vote

  Date Monday, October 28th, 2013

Yosemite National Park is reopening to visitors Wednesday night with the end of the 16-day partial government shutdown