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Hard Rock Hotel pool leak less than reported (1)

July 29, 2015 — 

STATELINE, NEV. - Hard Rock Hotel and Casino’s pool may not be leaking as much chlorinated water into the soil as initially reported, according to the Nevada Division of Environmental …

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Two-vehicle collision results in 1 injury, arrest (2)

July 28, 2015 — 

Douglas County Sheriff’s deputies have placed one person in custody following a two-vehicle collision on Highway 50 near Zephyr Point Presbyterian Conference Center around noon on Tuesday.According to Nevada Highway …

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South Lake man granted second chance at diversion (3)

July 28, 2015 — 

A South Lake Tahoe man was allowed to take part in a diversion program after his lawyer explained the new office’s procedures. Brian Cruess, 26, was ordered to attend Tahoe …

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South Lake Tahoe’s Bijou Bike Park shaping up (4)

July 28, 2015 — 

Bulldozers pushed vast piles of dirt at Bijou Community Park in South Lake Tahoe Monday, shaping it according to the master plan for the new bicycle park.Work crews broke ground …

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Classic boats invoke nostalgia, pride at South Tahoe Wooden Boat Classic (5)

July 28, 2015 — 

A small flotilla of classic boats filled the Tahoe Keys Marina for the eighth year in a row Friday and Saturday.More than 60 boats, including several from the Tahoe Maritime …

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Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe closes pool following leak (6)

July 28, 2015 — 

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe’s pool closed last week following reports it was leaking chlorinated water into the soil.According to JoAnn Kittrel, spokesperson for Nevada Division of Environmental …

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North Tahoe highway overhaul named ‘Project of the Year’ (7)

July 28, 2015 — 

KINGS BEACH, Calif. — Placer County’s Kings Beach Commercial Core Improvement Project recently was honored with the 2015 Project of the Year award by the Sacramento chapter of the American …

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Crews extinguish Pope Beach brush fire (8)

July 28, 2015 — 

Four fire agencies responded to a small fire at Pope Beach just west of South Lake Tahoe early Tuesday morning.According to Cal Fire Capt. Chris Placke, the fire grew to …

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Stateline casinos post 44-percent increase for June (9)

July 28, 2015 — 

Gaming numbers for the casinos in Stateline showed the highest percentage increase in Nevada during June.According to numbers released Tuesday, Stateline saw a 44-percent increase over June 2014, raking in …

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Kyburz fire nearly contained, Highway 50 open (10)

July 27, 2015 — 

Firefighting efforts over the weekend have almost fully contained a wildfire burning near Kyburz, west of Lake Tahoe.The fire was 98-percent contained Monday morning, with crews combating what remains of …

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Mike Zucker: Defusing Iran’s nuclear weapons ambitions (11)

July 26, 2015 — 

“Let us never negotiate out of fear, but let us never fear to negotiate.” The echoes of that plea from President John F. Kennedy during his inaugural address on Jan. …

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South Tahoe Recreation JPA weighs bicycle options (12)

July 25, 2015 — 

More bicycle paths and signposts to make it easier to find your way around topped the recommendations made at a South Lake Tahoe Recreational Facilities Joint Powers Agreement board meeting …

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Tahoe Rental Connection shows pride with its building (13)

July 24, 2015 — 

Twenty-five years ago, a new structure on James Street near the Tahoe Keys received a nod as one of the best buildings in South Lake Tahoe.Recent improvements, hard work and …

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CardinaleWay encourages customers to save water (14)

July 24, 2015 — 

With the drought in mind, CardinaleWay Toyota has joined other Northern California dealerships to encourage waiting on a car wash after a service checkup.The effort, called “The Wash Can Wait,” …

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South Lake Tahoe approves lease for Verizon cell tower (15)

July 24, 2015 — 

The South Lake Tahoe City Council has approved a lease to install a cellular tower at Bijou Golf Course.City Manager Nancy Kerry said Tuesday the lease begins the permitting process …

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El Dorado County offers back-to-school immunizations (16)

July 24, 2015 — 

The El Dorado County Health and Human Services Agency is offering back-to-school immunizations for children beginning school this fall. The agency can provide all childhood vaccinations required for school entry, …

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Highway 50 still closed due to Kyburz fire (17)

July 24, 2015 — 

Update 11:35 a.m.Highway 50 still remains closed between Sly Park and Meyers due to the fire near Kyburz. The fire is on both sides of Highway 50 and opening the …

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Douglas County Sheriff’s Office identifies remains found near Spooner Summit (18)

July 23, 2015 — 

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has identified the man whose remains were found near Spooner Summit June 23.DNA testing has revealed the remains were those of Ryan Wallace Osburn, 32. …

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Tahoe Valley area plan gets TRPA blessing (19)

July 23, 2015 — 

Imagine a new town core at South Lake Tahoe’s west end, set with a verdant open greenbelt in its center for visitors and residents, with a mix of restaurants, retail …

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South Tahoe Wooden Boat Classic back at Tahoe Keys Marina (20)

July 23, 2015 — 

Dozens of classic, wooden boats will be on display at the Tahoe Keys Marina this weekend.The 8th annual South Tahoe Wooden Boat Classic will highlight the 1950s and finned vintage …

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