Donner Ski Ranch

Wet skies bring relief to ski resorts

As they roll shadowy and showering over the foothills, storm clouds are bringing with them a silver lining for mountain resorts to the north. The rains falling in Auburn on Thursd ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Jan. 1 and 8, 1964

Uno Hebuck follows hobby of compiling baseball data Uno Hebuck of Roseville, an old-time baseball player and manager in the Placer-Nevada, Sacramento Rural and County leagues, is ...

More snowfall means more visitors to resorts

By most accounts, the ski season was a dramatic success a year ago for Lake Tahoe and other California resorts. According to statistics compiled by the California Travel & Tou ...

Donner Summit icon Norm Sayler honored

Norm Sayler, president and manager of Donner Ski Ranch for 46 years, was honored on July 5 for his many contributions to the community, receiving the 2009 Community Person of the Y ...

Propane leak closes Sierra ski area

TRUCKEE, Calif. (AP) — A Sierra ski area has been shut down and evacuated after a leak was discovered in a 6,000-gallon propane tank. A Truckee Fire Protection District offic ...

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 ...