alpine meadows

Deep powder, no power in wake of Arctic blast

The mixed blessings of a harsh blast of winter weather Friday left thousands without power in Colfax and Foresthill – and ski resorts exulting over a deep deposit of fresh powder ...

Alpine Meadows snowboarder found dead

A woman reported missing while snowboarding in Alpine Meadows was found dead Thursday morning. A search helicopter spotted 25-year-old Shawnte Willis' body in a tree well in the ...

Reduce fire risks by working together

You don’t need a reminder these days about the threat of wildfires. Unfortunately, the natural beauty that attracts people to Placer County can also be a tremendous threat if we ...