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Letter: Lake protectors asleep on the job

March 23, 2017 — I would like to extend a big THANK YOU to the city of South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado County, TRPA, Keep Tahoe Blue and all the other government and non-government agencies that are so dedicated to protecting Lake Tahoe. I have thoroughly enjoyed watching the […]

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Funk group TAUK headlines Crystal Bay Casino

March 23, 2017 — If you have an eclectic taste in music, TAUK's North Shore gig might be the one for you. "On their third studio album 'Sir Nebula,' TAUK tap into their singular chemistry to elevate and expand their all-instrumental blend of funk, hip-hop, progressive rock and jazz," […]

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Tahoe skiing: Final Junior Freeride tour hits Mt. Rose this weekend

March 23, 2017 — Returning to Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe on March 24-26, the Tahoe Junior Freeride Series Championships will see 130 premier freeride skiers and boarders from the multi-state region descend The Chutes in the fourth and final event of the 2017 series. The Chutes are a series […]

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Your Tahoe Weekend: Tom Sims Retro event, Alibi beer tastings and more

March 23, 2017 — TAHOE-TRUCKEE — Below are the Sierra Sun’s picks for the Top 10 events to check out this weekend at Truckee and Lake Tahoe. Have an event you want considered for a future Your Tahoe Weekend calendar? Email Reporter Cassandra Walker at cwalker@sierrasun.com. 1. Winter Lecture […]

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At the movies: So-so ‘Power Rangers’ reboot is cheesy, self-serious

March 23, 2017 — There's a question every piece of intellectual property needs to ask itself before a new version is made: How seriously should we treat the source material? There's no right answer. There have been successful versions of both. Irreverent and meta takes on dated or impossible […]

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Comedy at The Improv with Howie Nave: Jackie Flynn and Kevin Flynn perform this week at Lake Tahoe

March 23, 2017 — Jackie Flynn & Kevin Flynn Both the Flynns (not related) are Irish Catholic, and what started out 20 years ago as a "green week" of comedy has now turned into annual tradition. (Since we couldn't do the comedy show the week of St. Patrick's Day […]

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ZZ Top tribute Beer Drinkers & Hell Raisers jams at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino

March 23, 2017 — The sounds of iconic rock group ZZ Top are making their way to the Tahoe Basin this weekend, and tribute band Beer Drinkers & Hell Raisers are making it happen on Saturday, March 25. "No fake beards here folks, these are the real McCoys! Taking […]

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Four ways to enjoy Lake Tahoe without a car

March 23, 2017 — You've made it to Tahoe without a car — concerned about the mechanics of getting around without your own, reliable method of transportation? It's all good: You won't have to deal with the infamous hassle of Stateline traffic. Whether you're on the North or South […]

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The Indigo Girls perform at Harrah’s Lake Tahoe

March 23, 2017 — Folk singer-songwriters the Indigo Girls are set to headline Harrah's Lake Tahoe this weekend. "Together they write, arrange, record and perform music, which over the course of 25 years has become a vital part of the lives of their legion of devoted fans around the […]

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Afroman headlines Whiskey Dick’s Saloon in South Lake Tahoe

March 23, 2017 — In 2001, "Because I Got High" swept the nation and earned a Grammy nom for Best Rap Solo Performance. This weekend, the man behind the hit is gracing Tahoe's South Shore — on Friday, March 24 Afroman takes the Whiskey Dick's Saloon stage at 9 […]

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Another roof collapses near Lake Tahoe

March 22, 2017 — A season's worth of snow caused a roof to collapse at a home near Meyers. The Lake Valley Fire Protection District was notified of the collapse at a home off Nahane Drive Wednesday morning. According to a Facebook post by the district, a season's worth […]

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Action shots: Spring comes to Lake Tahoe

March 22, 2017 — All photos courtesy of #TahoeSnaps TahoeSnaps, the Tribune's Instagram account, is a lake-wide endeavor. We joined forces with Lake Tahoe Action and our North Shore partner, North Lake Tahoe Bonanza, to bring our readers more fun photos from around Lake Tahoe. Here's the fun part: […]

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VIDEO: South Lake Tahoe family has close encounter with young black bear

March 22, 2017 — There is still snow on the ground in South Lake Tahoe and more in the forecast, but some of the region’s furriest residents are already awake from their winter slumber. It’s a reality that South Lake Tahoe resident Joe Ficeto learned Tuesday when a small […]

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Lake Tahoe weather: 7 inches of new snow at Tahoe-area ski resorts

March 22, 2017 — RENO, Nev. (AP) — The first spring storm in the Sierra dropped about a half foot of snow at ski resorts around Lake Tahoe and up to a half inch of rain around parts of Reno and Sparks. A winter weather advisory remains in effect […]

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Kudos: Thank you from South Shore’s pedestrians, cyclists and bus riders

March 22, 2017 — A big thank you to the city of South Lake Tahoe, the county of El Dorado and the businesses and residents of Tahoe's South Shore for clearing the snow from your sidewalks and paths. Even during these big storms, you have made sure the multi-use […]

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Tahoe crime recap: Drunk driver tries to run witness off road after hitting bicyclist

March 22, 2017 — A South Lake Tahoe man accused on being drunk and behind the wheel did not take too kindly to being followed after hitting a bicyclist and fleeing the scene, according to law enforcement. The incident started around 7:30 a.m. Saturday, March 18, when the 33-year-old […]

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Warm Room open house a success

March 22, 2017 — Tahoe Coalition for the Homeless (TCH) hosted more than 100 people at the second South Lake Tahoe Warm Room open house event on Feb. 22 where City Councilwoman Wendy David was honored for her participation in the establishment of the Warm Room. David was facilitator […]

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Lake Tahoe transit: How cellphone data is being used to understand needs

March 22, 2017 — Despite a regional population of only 55,000 full-time residents, about 10 million vehicles make the trip to the Lake Tahoe Basin per year, according to the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency's draft regional transportation plan. It also says that the average number of people in the […]

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Tahoe Soroptimist chapters recognize 9 community members

March 22, 2017 — Soroptimist International of Tahoe Sierra and Soroptimist International of South Lake Tahoe recognized nine women for their involvement in the community during a ceremony on March 9 at Harrah's Lake Tahoe. The three categories of awards were: The Violet Richardson Award — given to young […]

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Kombucha-brewing workshop to be held in South Lake Tahoe

March 21, 2017 — Extolled for its health benefits stemming from good-for-your-gut probiotics, kombucha is one of the hottest trends in health beverages right now. Though the fermented tea drink dates back to 220 B.C. in China, it is taking over drink aisles at even the most mainstream of […]

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