Pacific Crest Trail

Death of snowboarder at Alpine Meadows brings heightened safety awareness Death of snowboarder at Alpine Meadows heightens safety awareness

Each ski season, tragedy occurs on the slopes nationwide and awakens people to the inherent dangers that can occur.The latest reminder that skiing and snowboarding can result in tr ...

Scouts spend week on Pacific Crest Trail

Boy Scout Troop 13 of Newcastle just completed a 70-mile, seven-day backpacking trek on the Pacific Crest Trail. Six Boy Scouts from Troop 13 along with five adult scouters start ...