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Meet Your Merchant: Tahoe mechanic learns trade from mentor, friend (1)

April 22, 2014 — 

INCINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Rigo García unlocks the front door of his shop and steps inside the small building. The sun is barely up, and the shop, for the moment, …

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Tahoe officials, residents celebrate ‘the spirit of Kings Beach’ (2)

April 22, 2014 — 

KINGS BEACH, Calif. — This is the start of Kings Beach’s renaissance. That’s how North Tahoe Public Utility District board president Lane Lewis described Monday’s official groundbreaking of the Kings …

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Kevin MacMillan: I wouldn’t read too much into online polls (3)

April 22, 2014 — 

Every so often, I get questions about our online polls. Comments center on if there is any outside influence to choosing questions, if we’re hurting a project or sensationalizing an …

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Earth Day: What do you do to protect Lake Tahoe? (4)

April 22, 2014 — 

OLYMPIC VALLEY, Calif. — Recycling, taking short showers and picking up litter are just a few ways Harvey Denkin helps protect the environment. “(The environment) is what it’s all about,” …

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Community announcements for Truckee and North Lake Tahoe (5)

April 22, 2014 — 

TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. – Content for briefs is selected from e-mail submissions to Community Editor Amy Edgett at aedgett@sierrasun.com. To enter community events online, visit www.tahoedailytribune.com/NorthShore/nCommunityCalendar, for entertainment www.tahoe.com. Teen Creative …

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Downtown Truckee railroad crossing upgrade slated for May (6)

April 22, 2014 — 

TRUCKEE, Calif. — In an effort to enhance pedestrian safety, a downtown railroad crossing is scheduled to be upgraded next month Crews will remove both concrete barriers near the crossing …

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Guest Column: Is KSL crushing the spirit of Alpine Meadows? (7)

April 21, 2014 — 

I stumbled upon Alpine Meadows in 1994 while my wife, Shannon, and I were on our honeymoon. After two great days of spring skiing, we considered it one our favorite …

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Jim Clark: A look at the Paycheck Fairness Act (8)

April 21, 2014 — 

In last week’s column I speculated that for the 2014 election Democrats would shy away from the Obamacare issue like it was a skunk at a picnic. I opined they …

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Pine Nuts: We may know at 14 what we will be doing at 70 (9)

April 21, 2014 — 

Fourteen is a most formative year. That’s what some prominent psychologists are saying anyway. Our creative compass finds its true north at 14, and whether we follow it or not, …

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Letter to the Editor: Comparing Obamacare and Nazi Germany (10)

April 21, 2014 — 

I’ll describe a country, you guess which one it is. This country is a democracy. The political parties bicker amongst themselves — typical politics. But this bickering has turned to …

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Empty Bowls fundraiser set for May in Incline Village (11)

April 21, 2014 — 

Sierra Nevada College will host the annual Empty Bowls fundraiser on Thursday, May 1, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the new Holman Arts and Media Center at 1008 Tahoe Blvd. Art …

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Guest Column: What is in store for ‘imperial’ America? (12)

April 21, 2014 — 

Some 200 years ago, the persecuted and the poor came to this virgin land in search of a better life. They conceived a constitution that protects the rights of the …

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IVGID Tip: The dos and don’ts of landing a summer job (13)

April 21, 2014 — 

EDITOR’S NOTE: “Tip of the week” is a periodic feature running in the North Lake Tahoe Bonanza, in partnership with the Incline Village General Improvement District, providing locals with various …

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Revenooer Rants: Follow the rules or pay the price (14)

April 21, 2014 — 

The IRS setup is a jumble of rules and requirements, as all taxpayers know. As annoying as many/most of them may be, it behooves folks to pay attention, nonetheless, and …

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Teacher of the Year | Seventh Teacher of the Year finalist selected (15)

April 21, 2014 — 

TAHOE, Calif. — North Tahoe High School teacher Jason Tracy has been selected as the seventh Teacher of the Year finalist. As a special education teacher, Tracy’s support is critical …

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Market Beat: Difference between golf balls, electric cars (16)

April 21, 2014 — 

You may be wondering what the difference is between a golf ball and an electric car. The answer is simple: You can drive a golf ball a lot farther, at …

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Classes for babies, infants, toddlers and parents! (17)

April 21, 2014 — 

The Family Resource Center of Truckee will hold classes and events for infants to toddlers to parents. Baby and Me: Fun and educational classes for parents and infants begins May …

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Trips With Pets | Make Fluffy’s car travel comfortable (18)

April 21, 2014 — 

TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. — When it comes to pets, dogs travel with their humans the most often. In fact, they account for more than 85 percent of pet travelers. This makes …

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Meet Your Merchant | Cooperative yoga studio brings wellness, community to Donner Lake (19)

April 21, 2014 — 

TRUCKEE, Calif. — A group of women — yoginis and massage therapists, healers and teachers — recently joined forces to create a space for their community on Donner Lake. Headed …

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Tahoe-Truckee district selects new Kings Beach Elementary principal (20)

April 21, 2014 — 

KINGS BEACH, Calif. — A new principal has been selected to lead Kings Beach Elementary School. Tahoe Truckee Unified School District Superintendent Rob Leri plans to hire Kyle Mohagen to …

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