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Tahoe Forest Hospital birth announcements: February 2015 (1)

March 26, 2015 — 

TRUCKEE, Calif. — The following are births for the month of February 2015 at Tahoe Forest Hospital.Amelia Jane, a girl, was born to Sammy and Kelley Luebke of Truckee on …

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Future of North Tahoe pier subject of April 1 public meeting (2)

March 26, 2015 — 

KINGS BEACH, Calif. — California State Parks and the California Tahoe Conservancy will host a public workshop next week on the potential reconstruction of the public pier at Kings Beach …

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Tahoe agency gets $200K grant to create electric car plan (3)

March 26, 2015 — 

LAKE TAHOE — The Tahoe Regional Planning Agency recently was approved for a $200,000 California Energy Commission grant to create a plug-in electric vehicle plan for the region.The plan will …

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North Tahoe Hebrew Congregation hosting Passover Seder (4)

March 26, 2015 — 

TAHOE VISTA, Calif. — In 2015, Passover begins at sundown on Friday, April 3, and ends the evening of Saturday, April 11. During this time, Jews worldwide remember the story of …

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Female ski pros launch landmark event at Squaw Valley (5)

March 26, 2015 — 

OLYMPIC VALLEY, Calif. — The Professional Ski Instructors of America-Western Division’s three-day Women’s Summit was held at Squaw Valley March 9-11.The program was expanded this year to include ski patrollers …

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Truckee Town Council OKs 66-acre development zoning plan (6)

March 26, 2015 — 

TRUCKEE, Calif. — After 15 years and many iterations, development guidelines have been set for the piece of property viewed as the southern gateway to Truckee.In four separate 4-0 votes …

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Will this be Tahoe City’s new look? Fanny Bridge project nears vote (7)

March 26, 2015 — 

TAHOE CITY, Calif. — A preferred alternative has been identified for the Fanny Bridge/Highway 89 overhaul on the West Shore.It proposes a new or rehabilitated bridge over the Truckee River …

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Free Will Astrology: Libra, be sure to take good care of yourself (8)

March 26, 2015 — 

Week of March 26ARIES (March 21-April 19): The term “jumped the shark” often refers to a TV show that was once great but gradually grew stale, and then resorted to …

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Placer ranked second healthiest county in California (9)

March 26, 2015 — 

PLACER COUNTY, Calif. — For the third consecutive year, Placer County has ranked as the second healthiest county among California’s 58 counties, officials announced this week.The ranking is an annual …

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Opinion: Climate change — Don’t ignore the mounting evidence for it (10)

March 26, 2015 — 

I want to share an important development in news about climate change. My previous contributions for opinion columns have been in response to others’ submissions about climate change denial. This …

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Jim Porter: Man must register as a sex offender for animal cruelty (11)

March 26, 2015 — 

All I can say is, if that headline does not pique your interest, I don’t know what will.The opening paragraph of this Third District (Sacramento) Court of Appeal case reads: …

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Incline High’s Milt Hyams being honored at governor’s mansion (12)

March 25, 2015 — 

Incline High School teacher Milt Hyams will be honored this week with the 2015 Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award by Nevada Humanities.Each year, the Nevada Humanities Board of Trustees …

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Highlander battalion again in Top 5 nationally (13)

March 25, 2015 — 

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Members of the Incline High School JROTC program had an impeccable performance in the 32nd JROTC Program Accreditation on Tuesday, March 17.The JPA took the place …

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Incline boosters seek donations to continue full-time music teacher position (14)

March 25, 2015 — 

The Incline Village public school’s music Boosters organization “CYMBAL” will soon begin its yearly fundraising drive to support music education.CYMBAL raises funds to pay for instrument purchases, instrument and equipment …

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Tahoe Forest cancer center awarded for excellence in care (15)

March 25, 2015 — 

TRUCKEE, Calif. — The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation on Wednesday recognized the Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer Center in Truckee as a “Community Hospital Center of Excellence.”The …

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200-plus Incline youth learning the dangers of smoking (16)

March 25, 2015 — 

Teens Against Tobacco Use is a program that allows students ages 14-17 to mentor younger students about the dangers of smoking.Research shows that teens enjoy opportunities to positively influence their …

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Undy Ski Day to honor Colon Cancer Awareness Month (17)

March 25, 2015 — 

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Diamond Peak is partnering with Incline Village Community Hospital to host an Undy Ski Day this Saturday in honor of Colon Cancer Awareness Month.Skiers can wear …

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Mental Health Matters: Is there more to the story of suicide rates? (18)

March 25, 2015 — 

Suicide makes the news more these days, with the widely publicized suicide of the great actor Philip Seymour Hoffman being a case in point.Suicide is no longer considered a marker …

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Jim Clark: Should Nevada follow Utah’s lead? (19)

March 25, 2015 — 

Several years ago, Gov. Kenny Guinn, R-Nev., addressed a crowd of Incline/Crystal Bay residents at a gathering at the Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe.During Q-and-A he was asked: “What can be …

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Improve your golf game by setting achievable, measurable goals (20)

March 25, 2015 — 

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Golf season is around the corner and there is no better time than now to get your 2015 golf goals in place.Too often, we see golfers …

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