Rain and snow are forecast in the Central Sierra this weekend, potentially putting a damper on some pre-Halloween activities.
The National Weather Service reported this morning that a Pacific weather system is expected to move into Northern and Central California by Saturday morning. Subsequent rain showers are expected to stick around through Sunday and clear out by Sunday night.
The Calaveras County Planning Commission unanimously approved plans Thursday to reopen the former Cottage Springs Ski Area along upper Highway 4 as a sledding and tubing resort.
The Planning Commission is recommending the county Board of Supervisors adopt an ordinance to rezone the 67-acre property from “unclassified highway service” to “recreation” in addition to approving a conditional-use permit to operate Cottage Springs Resort.
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