Detectives Investigating Death Of Michael Borchardt, 49 From Homewood

Detectives Investigating Death Of Michael Borchardt, 49 From Homewood

Homewood, CA…Placer County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating the death of a Homewood man who was found outside his home yesterday, covered in snow. At around 11 a.m., deputies were called to the PDQ Market in Tahoma, which is on Lake Tahoe’s west shore, for the report of an abandoned vehicle. The vehicle was covered in […]

Placer County Is Ready To Help During Storm

Placer County Is Ready To Help During Storm

Tahoe City, CA…The “Pineapple Express” warm winter storm headed our way this weekend is forecast to be one of the largest in years – with flooding, road closures and utility outages expected to be serious and widespread. Stay tuned for emergency updates by signing up for the Placer Alert notification system (www.placer-alert.org), follow the weather […]

Homewood Expects To Reopen After Fire Tomorrow For “Top to Bottom” Skiing!

Homewood Expects To Reopen After Fire Tomorrow For “Top to Bottom” Skiing!

Homewood, CA…Tomorrow, Thursday, December 29th, we are expecting to have “top-to-bottom” skiing & boarding available to our guests. Our team would like to thank the North Tahoe Fire Protection District, Placer County Sheriffs, our community partners and most importantly our amazing employees that are working to get our operations up and running for tomorrow. For […]

Structure Fire at South Lodge of Homewood Mountain Resort (Operations On Hold)

Structure Fire at South Lodge of Homewood Mountain Resort (Operations On Hold)

Homewood, CA – At approximately 3:00 a.m. resources from North Tahoe Fire Protection District and Meeks Bay Fire Protection District responded to a heavily involved structure fire at Homewood Mountain Resort’s South Lodge. The call was originally for a commercial fire alarm. Once resources arrived on scene, a heavily involved structure fire was evident. Further […]

Tahoe Boat Inspections Move To Launch Ramps For Fall And Winter

Tahoe Boat Inspections Move To Launch Ramps For Fall And Winter

Lake Tahoe, CA/NV… Starting in October boat inspections will move to select launch ramps and winter hours will begin. Tahoe Resource Conservation District (Tahoe RCD) inspectors will be stationed at Cave Rock and Lake Forest boat launches from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. seven days a week, weather and construction permitting. All boats without an […]

Diamond Peak Partners with Homewood Mountain Resort

Diamond Peak Partners with Homewood Mountain Resort

Incline Village, NV….Diamond Peak Ski Resort and Homewood Mountain Resort partner to offer reciprocal skiing to season passholders. Diamond Peak 2013-14 Season Passholders will receive a total of four days of all mountain access skiing or riding at Homewood, in addition to unlimited skiing at Diamond Peak. Homewood Mountain Resort 2013-14 Season Passholders will receive […]

Air Quality Advisory Continues Due to American Fire

Air Quality Advisory Continues Due to American Fire

Placer County, CA…The Placer County Public Health Officer and Placer County Air Pollution Control District are re-issuing this joint Air Quality Advisory to notify the public of continuing poor air quality conditions due to smoke from the American Fire, 17 miles north-east of Foresthill. These widespread smoky conditions will continue to affect Placer County from […]

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