7 hrs ago
Victorville Daily Press
The World's Tallest Thermometer shines once again
Near the end, the lights said "40 degrees" - even on the warmest day. At night there was only a dim glow, where the lights once were bright enough to read the temperature in the noon glare.
21 hrs ago
The 230 HP 2016 JCW Takes Shape
The 2016 JCW was recently spotted by a reader undergoing hot weather testing in the US.
Weather History: July 10: Record temps, wind, storms, floods & tropics
The mercury hit 134 at Greenland Ranch in Death Valley, CA, the hottest reading on record for the North American continent and what was the second highest temperature on Earth until 9/14/2012 when an international team of climate experts from the World Meteorological Organization determined this reading to be invalid because of the combination of a ... (more)
Heavy rain, possibility of flash flooding in forecast for Death Valley
It's certainly one of the few locations in the nation where weather forecasters are warning about the possibility of flash floods, while at the same time national park officials are cautioning about the dangers of extreme summer heat.
Inside Bay Area
Guest commentary: California's public lands are economic engine for our state
California's public lands hold a very important place in my life. I have spent many days riding my bike, hiking and celebrating special occasions with family and friends in places like Muir Woods and Tahoe National Forest.
The Inyo Register
Authors talk about Rufus, Death Valley's 'Rescue Dog'
An old poster advertising a public appearance by Lou Wescott Beck and his "life-saving" dog, Rufus.
High Temperatures Blast Berkeley
Summer officially starts on Saturday, June 21, but Berkeley has already seen the heat.