Highway 70 Faces Third Closure This Week due to Landslides

Another slide shut down Highway 70 early this morning. Caltrans announced a slide shut down the roadway around 4 am. This is the 3rd time the highway has closed within the week due to the crumbling hillside.Another impactful winter storm is expected to hit the... Read More.

At least 63 dead following deadly flooding, landslides in Tanzania

(LONDON) -- At least 63 people have died and 116 have been injured after torrential rains triggered deadly flash floods and landslides in northern Tanzania, Tanzania’s prime minister has announced.“We have received the blessing of heavy rain in the Katesh area, Hanang district, Manyara... Read More.

Landslides Plague Plumas Roadways

Over a dozen new slides have halted the travel windows through the SR 70 closure. Caltrans says overnight, due to heavy rainfall from passing thunderstorms.Over 14,500 cubic yards of material are currently on the roadway between post mile 18.75 to post mile 30.5.Due to... Read More.