On New Year’s Eve, Joseph Chong watched, horrified, as a fast-moving skier collided with his son Nolan at Squaw Valley. Chong and Squaw are working on policy changes. The age-old debate between safety and freedom continues.
The battle between Squaw Valley and Sierra Watch rages on as the court case heads to a state-level appeals court. Legal briefs that went back and forth display the range of perspectives on the future of the valley.