Alpine Meadows

Sierra resorts offer deals on snow fun

Skiers and boarders will be able to stretch their recreation dollars a little further this season. Sierra resorts are offering deals on everything from lift tickets to lodging, par ...

Prime skiing in area mountains

The foothills offer some of the best skiing and riding on the West Coast, and several area resorts feature must-do runs that every snow aficionado needs to experience. One of the ...

Weather system bringing more wind, rain, snow

A large, slow-moving storm that brought wind and rain to the foothills and plenty of snow to the Sierra over the weekend will continue to impact the region through Tuesday. “Itâ ...

Snow turns Auburn into winter postcard; more precipitation in forecast

The Presidents’ Day long weekend is turning into a blustery round of snow and cold weather in the Auburn area. The return to winter conditions in a year marked by the lack of ra ...

Storms may curb pruning

With the storm door open again in the foothills, the window of opportunity for backyard tree pruners and garden planters has apparently closed this weekend. The National Weather S ...

Colfax boarders seize the day at Alpine Meadows

ALPINE MEADOWS — While Placer’s defending state champion Caty O’Connor competed for a junior world championship team spot at Copper Mountain Ski Resort in Colorado, the Colfa ...

Expect seriously chilly Christmas temperatures

Sierra travelers will be getting a pre-Christmas respite from heavy snow today as the vestiges of one front exits and another hovers off the coast. Jim Mathews, a weather forecast ...

Snow forecast for the foothills

A little more than a week before Christmas, Mother Nature is getting into the holiday spirit by possibly sprinkling snow in Auburn by Sunday night. The National Weather Service f ...

Desperately seeking snow

With jack-o-lanterns aglow and the leaves turning a bright orange, it can only mean one thing — the ski and snowboard season is just around the corner. And after a few lacklust ...
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