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Man threatens to jump from eighth-story ledge (1)

April 24, 2015 — 

Police and numerous emergency personnel responded to the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Stateline, Nev. just after 2 p.m. Friday for a report of a man who was threatening …

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Caltrans highlights upcoming road improvements (2)

April 24, 2015 — 

A joint Department of Transportation and Southwest Gas public workshop on upcoming Highway 50 construction work saw low attendance Thursday night at South Lake Tahoe’s city council chambers.Out of a …

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Lake Tahoe weather: Storm could bring foot of snow up top (3)

April 24, 2015 — 

RENO, Nev. — A late season storm blowing in from the north triggered a winter weather advisory beginning late Friday in the Sierra, where several inches of snow is expected …

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STPUD faces steep water reduction (4)

April 24, 2015 — 

South Tahoe Public Utilities District’s (STPUD) hope to have mandatory water reductions reduced drowned on April 17 when the State Water Resources Control Board released revised numbers of California’s water …

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City makes midyear budget changes (5)

April 24, 2015 — 

South Lake Tahoe adjusted its 2014-15 fiscal year budget on Tuesday, reflecting what City Manager Nancy Kerry called a positive effect in its efforts to reduce unfunded liabilities.Kerry announced that …

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Wildlife center to spread its wings (6)

April 24, 2015 — 

Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care, Inc. received final blessings for a center rehabilitation center on Thursday, allowing the organization to spread its wings.Tahoe Regional Planning Agency’s (TRPA) governing board unanimously approved …

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Truckee Police Logs: 86 pounds of pot leads to three felony arrests (7)

April 23, 2015 — 

Below are select incidents from the Truckee Police Department’s press log for March 31 to April 13, along with previously unreported incidents.March 31Officers received a request from the Fire Department …

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Lake Tahoe Golf Course introduces FootGolf on Earth Day (8)

April 23, 2015 — 

There were thick clouds covering the sky and a light rain came and went, but young children, soccer players and entire families still chased after a their soccer balls during …

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Officials seek input on North Lake Tahoe tourism master plan (9)

April 23, 2015 — 

TAHOE CITY, Calif. — Officials want input from North Lake Tahoe community members to help shape a plan that will guide future investments in tourism.“Tourism is a crucial part of …

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Tourism Forum highlights lessons learned (10)

April 23, 2015 — 

Development and change require making hard decisions and a strong push from community business leaders - a message keynote speakers advocated during the 2015 Tahoe Tourism Forum on Tuesday.Examples included …

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Tahoe rallies to raise $26,000 for injured photographer/skier (11)

April 23, 2015 — 

OLYMPIC VALLEY, Calif. — A community fundraiser for adventure photographer Jason Abraham — affectionately known as Abro — raised more than $26,000 toward his medical costs that are accumulating after …

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Amid low oxygen levels, Lake Tahoe trout relocation goes swimmingly (12)

April 23, 2015 — 

TAHOE CITY, Calif. — Onlookers could see the familiar sight of fish below Fanny Bridge briefly coming out of the water Tuesday — but this time, the trout weren’t jumping.Anglers, …

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With Lake Tahoe environment in mind, Take Care campaign launches (13)

April 23, 2015 — 

LAKE TAHOE — Litter. Dog poop. Unsafe fires. Bear safety. These are just some of the issues impacting the Lake Tahoe region.With that in mind, the Lake Tahoe Outreach Committee …

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IVGID board chairman, vice-chair blast GM Pinkerton; time for him ‘to go’ (14)

April 22, 2015 — 

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — The IVGID board’s top two trustees made strong statements this week about the job performance of General Manager Steve Pinkerton, with the vice-chair going so far …

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Tahoe trout season opens with low water, lots of fish (15)

April 22, 2015 — 

Like a turkey before Thanksgiving, area trout have reason to be wary.The general California trout season opens an hour before sunrise Saturday, allowing trout fishing on most of the state’s …

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South Shore’s Artemis Mediterranean Grill serves fantastic Mediterranean dishes (16)

April 22, 2015 — 

You know the life-gratifying relief, after diving too deeply for too long, of breaching the water’s surface and kicking your way into the air? Your lungs rushing to suck in …

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Squaw Valley keeps ski season going through Sunday (17)

April 22, 2015 — 

Skiers and snowboarders looking to get one last taste of winter will have the chance at Squaw Valley this weekend. The resort announced last week that it would again extend …

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Adam Jensen: There’s a reason they don’t call it catching (18)

April 22, 2015 — 

Man, do I like fishing. I just wish I was a little better at the catching fish part.Now, I have pulled a few trout from crisp Sierra Nevada streams, but …

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Incline Village crime log: Chronic shoplifter gets citation (19)

April 22, 2015 — 

Below are select incidents from the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office press log for Incline Village/Crystal Bay for April 14-20.April 14At 8:47 p.m., in the 800 block of Ophir Peak Rd., …

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Mental Health Matters: Does Tahoe have a drinking problem? (20)

April 22, 2015 — 

So, how much is too much? Over-water your favorite house plant, and it wilts. Take too much insulin, and you go into hypoglycemic shock. The right answer, in these and …

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