lake tahoe

Low water levels, crowds add danger for holiday boaters

Low water levels and the expectations of large crowds have officials preparing for a busy and potentially dangerous Fourth of July weekend on area waterways. The patriotic holiday ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, June 25, 1964

From the pages of the Auburn Journal, June 25, 1964 Auburn school board votes pay hike, submits tentative budget for 1964-65 Further pay increases were authorized by the Aubu ...

Reader Input: Employ carbon monoxide

With all the discussion on capital punishment and how inhumane it is, why not place the criminal into a chamber and pump carbon monoxide into it? Carbon monoxide is a colorless, ...

All those years ago ... From the pages of the Auburn Journal, May 7 and 14, 1964

How will Auburn look in year 2000? City gets peek By Joe Carroll A professional planner’s peek at what Auburn’s central business district might look like in the yea ...

Missing snowboarder found alive

A snowboarder that went missing Monday in the Castle Peak area near Lake Tahoe was found alive and in good health Tuesday evening. According to the Nevada County Sheriff’s O ...

Snow expectations in Sierra bolster hopes for midwinter water storage turnaround

Rain was falling Wednesday in Auburn, and snow by the foot was expected in the upper elevations of the Sierra. But the return to wintry weather after nearly two months of mild te ...

Man arrested in Lake Tahoe business burglaries

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man in connection with burglaries of numerous businesses in the Kings Beach area of North Lake Tahoe. North Lake Tahoe stat ...

Watercraft inspection program continues to ward off invasive species

Lake Tahoe’s waters remain free of new invasive-species introductions, the Tahoe Resource Conservation District is reporting. During the 2013 boating season, the district&rs ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal … Oct. 3 and 10, 1963

Country club ‘hackers’ furnish temporary work for unemployed When you’re out of work in the Bay Area, you can always make a living by coming up to Auburn and &n ...

Marauding bears can easily ruin a camping trip

It’s heard often and seemingly is a common occurrence in the Lake Tahoe area, a marauding bear breaking into a house. While homeowner’s insurance generally will cover ...