| Jun 16, 2011
| 6:34 PM
PLACERVILLE, Calif. (KTLA) -- Phillip and Nancy Garrido have started serving sentences in separate California prisons for their roles in the abduction and rape of Jaycee Dugard.
The married couple held Dugard captive for 18 years.
They pleaded guilty to...
| Dec 15, 2008
From Grass Valley to South Lake Tahoe, rain and snow are moving in to Northern California! Send your photos to firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll show them off here.
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| May 4, 2008
Timothy M. Smith had always been a daredevil, flying off homemade jumps in a wagon attached to his friend's bike or attacking the half-pipe on his snowboard.
The native of South Lake Tahoe, Calif., brought the same intensity to the Army, leading his...
| Dec 9, 2007
Blue skies don't depress Rick Metcalf, although they probably should.
The meager snowfall last year at Mt. Waterman in the San Gabriel Mountains -- about 8 inches, Metcalf, the owner, said -- meant the resort, which has been shuttered since 2004,...
| Oct 14, 2009
| 10:16 PM
LOS ANGELES -- A new photograph is showing the world what kidnap survivor Jaycee Dugard looks like today -- 18 years after authorities say she was captured, raped and held captive in a backyard in northern California.
The photograph, released Wednesday...
| Jun 20, 2009
Investigators said they lack evidence to arrest a "person of interest" in a 2007 catastrophic wildfire on Lake Tahoe's south shore, but the case remains a high priority.
Wednesday marks the two-year anniversary of the blaze that destroyed 254 homes,...
| Jul 5, 2009
A pilot has been killed in a small plane crash near Lake Tahoe Airport.
Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Mike Fergus says the Cessna 150 crashed shortly before 1 p.m. Sunday. The wreckage was found about 800 feet east of a runway.
| Aug 26, 2009
Detectives are investigating a possible break in the 18-year disappearance of Jaycee Lee Dugard.
A source with the El Dorado County Sheriff's Department confirmed to FOX40 that a woman walked into a Bay Area police office Wednesday on an unrelated case...
| Aug 28, 2009
The father of Phillip Garrido, suspected of kidnapping an 11-year-old South Lake Tahoe girl 18 years ago, said today his son had a long history of drug use and mental problems.
"They are treating him like he knew what he was doing, but he didn't know...
| Sep 1, 2009
| 1:15 PM
GLENDORA -- A 51-year-old Glendora man was killed and his wife injured when he fell from a chair-lift in the Heavenly Ski Area in South Lake Tahoe.
The El Dorado County Sheriff's Office says Mark Alan Dickson fell 50 feet from the Tamarack Express Chair....
| Apr 7, 2009
Jerome Waldie, the former Northern California assemblyman and congressman who became an early advocate of impeaching President Nixon during the Watergate scandal, died Friday at his home in Placerville. He was 84.
Waldie had been in poor health the...