Heavenly Ski Resort

Winter to bring no promise of rainfall, snow

Weather experts have little confidence the winter months will bring the rain and snow needed to improve drought conditions in California. According to a National Weather Service S ...

Plenty of white stuff brings an infusion of green to resort coffers

Record-breaking snowfall in the Sierra captivated an influx of snow-sport enthusiasts this holiday season, while boosting profits for ski resorts. Locals traveled to North and Sout ...

Placer teacher navigates classroom or Class V whitewater

Heather Snow didn’t pick a career — a career sort of picked her. Snow is a river guide and has been guiding guests through whitewater professionally for 22 years. Her mother ...