Truckee River

Final regulations for 2013 salmon fishing are adopted

Ocean salmon fishing opened two weeks ago with the blessing and approval of the feds, a requirement if there’s going to be any fishing at all. The California Fish and Game Co ...

Hydrologist: Truckee River flood threat could be lower

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A National Weather Service hydrologist says a powerful storm is colder than expected and is bringing more snow and less rainfall than forecast, blunting the ...

Officials brace for widespread flooding near Reno

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Gov. Brian Sandoval toured sandbag stations Saturday as officials and residents prepared ahead of a powerful storm that’s stoking fears of widespread ...

Truckee River may exceed flood stage Sunday

  Emergency services personnel on the eastern end of Placer County are advising residents and visitors that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is pred ...

Crawdads (mini lobsters) are fun to catch, great to eat

Some people call the little critters crawdads; others call them crayfish or mudbugs. In reality, it’s a little freshwater mini lobster.Some people use live crawdads for bait. ...