June 29, 2018 - 14:12
This is a continuing series about a mother-and-daughter thru-hike on the John Muir Trail (north to south) in the Sierra Nevada Mountains from July 19 to August 13, 2015.
Previous installments and more photos are here.
Day 22: Sunday, August 9
Rae Lakes to Vidette Meadow via Glen Pass
The hardest climb...
June 29, 2018 - 13:30
It was the second death by drowning in the same Sequoia National Park location within two weeks. Other similarities in the recent incidents include (1) the victims jumped into the river to save a child who had slipped in, (2) both children were saved, and (3) neither of the rescuers could swim so didn’t stand a...
June 29, 2018 - 13:07
A young, male bear was trapped and euthanized this month by Sequoia National Park wildlife officials after breaking into cabins and other offenses in the Silver City area of Mineral King. According to Sintia Kawasaki-Yee, public affairs officer at Sequoia National Park, who requested information from the park’s...
June 29, 2018 - 13:02
SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK
June 23— At about 7:15 a.m., the park was notified of a river incident occurring near the Sequoia entrance sign. Park rangers, along with Tulare County Fire, and Tulare County Sheriff, responded to the call. There was one fatality. See article on page 1 in this issue.
June 29, 2018 - 12:56
Three Rivers Union School board of trustees held a special meeting and public budget and LCAP adoption hearing Wednesday, June 27.
Superintendent recruitment set to begin
John Rodriguez of the Tulare County Office of Education gave a presentation detailing services his team can provide to the board in their...