Archive for November, 2014

Travel photo contest: Still time to enter Best of California

  Date Friday, November 28th, 2014

California is not only a wondrous playground for our readers but a major source of inspiration for travel photographers. Several hundred pictures have already poured in for our Best of California travel photo contest.


Multi-agency prescribed burns in basin

  Date Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

California State Parks, North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District and the U.S. Forest Service will continue prescribed fire operations near Incline Village, Tahoma, Meeks Bay, Sugar Pine Point State Park, Tahoe Mountain and Heavenly urban lot areas. Operations will last through the next several weeks as conditions allow. Fall and winter bring cooler temperatures and […]


Multi-agency prescribed burns in basin

  Date Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

California State Parks, North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District and the U.S. Forest Service will continue prescribed fire operations near Incline Village, Tahoma, Meeks Bay, Sugar Pine Point State Park, Tahoe Mountain and Heavenly urban lot areas. Operations will last through the next several weeks as conditions allow. Fall and winter bring cooler temperatures and […]


Heavy Thanksgiving travel expected as more loosen belts

  Date Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

AAA of Northern California, which tracks holiday travel, says more Golden State residents will travel for their turkey day feasts than have since 2007. After years of tightening their belts during the recession and the slow economic recovery, Californians appear ready to let loose and do a little celebrating out of town. Aside from the typical traffic tie-ups and long lines at check-in counters …


Yosemite and Berchtesgaden national parks

  Date Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

Yosemite National Park and Berchtesgaden National Park in Germany have signed a sister park arrangement. The formal arrangement outlines the commitment from both parks to foster international cooperation in preserving… Click to Continue »