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Tahoe’s South Shore expected to receive brunt of weekend storm (1)

February 27, 2015 — 

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — South Lake Tahoe could receive up to a foot of snow by the time this weekend’s storm ends, according to weather forecasters.Today, forecasters predicted 2 to …

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Chief Meston discusses morale, criticism following Wygant’s arrest (2)

February 27, 2015 — 

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE -- Former South Lake Tahoe Fire Department (SLTFD) Capt. Mark McLeod Wygant’s alleged behavior and subsequent arrest on federal child pornography charges was a shock to the …

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Tahoe’s lifted water level leads to resumed cruise operations (3)

February 27, 2015 — 

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — The Lake Tahoe luxury yacht Tahoe Paradise will resume running cruises next week after a more than month-long hiatus brought on by shallow waters.Lake Tahoe Cruises, …

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Leonard Nimoy – Mr. Spock on ‘Star Trek,’ former Tahoe homeowner — dies at 83 (4)

February 27, 2015 — 

LOS ANGELES — Leonard Nimoy, the actor known and loved by generations of “Star Trek” fans as the pointy-eared, purely logical science officer Mr. Spock, has died.Nimoy died Friday of …

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Tahoe-Truckee students boozing less, still above Calif. average, survey says (5)

February 27, 2015 — 

TAHOE-TRUCKEE, Calif. — While Tahoe Truckee Unified School District students are reporting less alcohol use than in years past, their rate of consumption remains higher than the state average.This is …

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Truckee Police logs: Women punch, kick woman suspected of having affair (6)

February 26, 2015 — 

Below are select incidents from the Truckee Police Department’s press log for February 10-17, along with previously unreported incidents.February 10Officers took a late report of hit and run non-injury collision …

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Lake Tahoe weather: Foot of snow possible as SnowFest! begins (7)

February 26, 2015 — 

TAHOE CITY, Calif. — It’s only fitting that snow would be in the forecast for the kick-off to Lake Tahoe’s biggest winter festival.The greater Truckee-Tahoe region will be under a …

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TAXING SITUATION (8)

February 26, 2015 — 

El Dorado County is investigating the feasibility of a 2016 ballot measure that could ask Lake Tahoe property owners to pay more for snow removal services in the Basin.The county …

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Truckee airport ups price tag to $4.1 million on Clear Capital building (9)

February 26, 2015 — 

TRUCKEE, Calif. — The airport district is increasing its initial investment into the building that will house the Truckee branch of Clear Capital.In a unanimous vote Wednesday, the Truckee Tahoe …

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Tahoe SAFE Alliance: 80 percent of teens know someone in unhealthy relationship (11)

February 25, 2015 — 

TAHOE-TRUCKEE, Calif. — February is National Teen Dating Violence Awareness & Prevention Month. National statistics show that 1 in 3 teens experience teen dating violence.Last year, Tahoe SAFE Alliance conducted …

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American ski hero Travis Ganong enrolls at Sierra Nevada College (12)

February 25, 2015 — 

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Rising skiing star and Lake Tahoe local Travis Ganong recently announced his enrollment in Sierra Nevada College’s Ski Business & Resort Management program.This month, Ganong claimed …

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Sanford sentenced in 30-year-old SLT murder case (13)

February 25, 2015 — 

EL DORADO COUNTY -- Defendant Andrew Evan Sanford, 53, was sentenced to life in prison Monday for the 1980 murder of South Lake Tahoe teen Richard Swanson. Sanford’s sentence, without …

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Tahoe’s Kevin Murnane remembered for vast community support (updated) (14)

February 25, 2015 — 

TAHOE CITY, Calif. —Residents and business owners are rallying around the family of Kevin Murnane, whose efforts to promote cross-country skiing have led to tremendous gains in outdoor recreation recognition …

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Placer County officials OK purchase of South Lake Tahoe motel (15)

February 25, 2015 — 

Placer County officials have authorized staff to purchase the A&A Lake Tahoe Inn in South Lake Tahoe for about $1.4 million.With a unanimous vote by county supervisors, a resolution was …

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Adam Jensen: C’mon snow, don’t fail us now (16)

February 25, 2015 — 

Given the media’s apparent ability to crush a storm system’s strength with an overabundance of hype, I’m reluctant to even mention the possibility of snowy weather this weekend. But enough …

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Cozy into Fire Sign’s log cabin kitchen in Tahoe City (17)

February 25, 2015 — 

A round of coffees, bloody marys and a mug of masculine man-mosa touched down on our table of four, and, as the butter liquefied into my house-baked pecan pear coffee …

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Incline Village crime log: Man booked for peeing in public (18)

February 25, 2015 — 

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Below are select incidents from the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office press log for Incline Village/Crystal Bay for February Feb. 17-23.February 19At 11:09 am, in the 300 …

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Developers submit design plans for next portion of the Chateau project (19)

February 25, 2015 — 

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — Developers of the long-proposed Chateau project have turned in design plans for the next phase of work.According to a design document submitted to the city, the …

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SLT family calls for responsible pet owners after dog death (20)

February 24, 2015 — 

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE -- Just days after losing their miniature schnauzer dog, “Luna,” to an attack by two pitbulls, a family spoke about a loss of their four-legged family member. …

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