January 12, 2019

Why wildfires pose an existential threat to California tourism

Guests who checked into the Westin Monache hotel in Mammoth Lakes this past summer were welcomed with an odd complimentary item: N95 masks, the kind you […]
August 24, 2018

California’s wildfires are deterring tourists and hitting taxpayers hard, officials say

This summer’s relentless California wildfires have claimed at least a dozen lives and destroyed more than 1,200 homes. But along with the loss of life and […]
August 23, 2018

West Coast officials tell tourists not to worry about fires

Alarmed by as much as $20 million in lost tourism revenue in July due to visitors’ fear of wildfires, California’s state tourism agency said Thursday it […]