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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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Ink Out Loud: Tell it like it is (2)

February 27, 2015 — 

Isn’t life so fragile? The day before my 49th birthday I didn’t have time to ponder aging as much as I had time to ponder mortality. I learned that a …

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Chief Meston discusses morale, criticism following Wygant’s arrest (3)

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 (4)

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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South Lake Tahoe Police Logs (5)

February 27, 2015 — 

Calls resulting in arrestFeb. 81:23 a.m. Drunk in public in the 1100 block of Aspenwald Road.10:05 a.m. Warrant in the 1900 block of D Street. Feb. 92:30 p.m. Suspended/revoked license …

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TAXING SITUATION (6)

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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My View: Notes from the Front Row ™ (7)

February 25, 2015 — 

As many of you have read this column know I have written about mental health here in South Shore. It’s a topic I feel strongly about and will continue to …

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Sanford sentenced in 30-year-old SLT murder case (8)

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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Placer County officials OK purchase of South Lake Tahoe motel (9)

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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Meetings (10)

February 25, 2015 — 

South Lake Tahoe City CouncilMarch 3 at 9 a.m.1901 Airport Road, South Lake Tahoe, Calif.Douglas County Board of Commissioners (Valley)March 5 at 1 p.m.1616 Eighth St., Minden, Nev.El Dorado County …

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Developers submit design plans for next portion of the Chateau project (11)

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 (12)

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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Markleeville man killed in collision (13)

February 24, 2015 — 

A 29-year-old Markleeville man was killed during a vehicle collision Sunday afternoon on Highway 88 near Hope Valley Resort. The crash occurred just before 5 p.m. when the driver of …

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Business Roundup: Grand openings, transformations mark recent changes (14)

February 24, 2015 — 

Recent changes to Lake Tahoe’s South Shore business sector include the expansion of a print shop in Meyers, a recently opened retail tax office in South Lake Tahoe, the transformation …

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Bramble On: Shut the tweet up (15)

February 20, 2015 — 

The headline said it all. “How One Stupid Tweet Blew Up Justine Sacco’s Life.” But wen I saw the tweet in the New York Times Magazine article, I didn’t think …

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Less than an inch of snow expected at Lake Tahoe (16)

February 20, 2015 — 

A cold front expected to move into the Lake Tahoe Basin this weekend could bring a bit of snow, but not much.Forecasters predict the heaviest precipitation from the storm to …

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Ink Out Loud: Check it out: Life in the fast lane (17)

February 20, 2015 — 

Self-checkout is far from a new concept. When I was a child we bought vegetables and farm fresh eggs at a ramshackle stand that resembled the psychiatric booth where Charles …

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Stateline’s biggest investors back vision to transform South Shore (18)

February 20, 2015 — 

STATELINE, NEV. — Representatives of Douglas County’s “golden geese,” or big community investors, gathered in front of local decision-makers Thursday to praise a long-discussed plan to realign Highway 50 around …

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South Lake Tahoe firefighter, man injured in blaze (19)

February 20, 2015 — 

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE -- A man and a firefighter were injured in a structure fire Thursday evening in the area of Carson and William avenues. The man suffered burns to …

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South Lake Tahoe Police Logs (20)

February 20, 2015 — 

Calls resulting in arrestFeb. 81:23 a.m. Drunk in public in the 1100 block of Aspenwald Road.10:05 a.m. Warrant in the 1900 block of D Street. Feb. 92:30 p.m. Suspended/revoked license …

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