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Softball team wins big against Truckee

April 29, 2017 — The South Tahoe softball team can finally breathe a little, coming up with a win against Truckee High after a streak of tough losses. The Lady Vikings hosted Truckee for the makeup game, April 25, coming away with the 11-1 win. South Tahoe showed more […]

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Hike around Lake Tahoe: Most backcountry trails still covered with ‘a lot of snow’

April 29, 2017 — The weather around Lake Tahoe can be a little tricky and also misleading when trying to determine which areas of the basin are accessible — especially during the transition from winter to spring. Next week, for example, the National Weather Service has indicated that temperatures […]

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South Lake Tahoe paddleboard and kayak rental companies preparing for busy season

April 28, 2017 — With Lake Tahoe's water level at the highest it's been in recent years and ski season concluding, now is the perfect time to get ready for stand-up paddleboard season. The sport, which has gained a lot of popularity over the past several years, has something […]

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South Tahoe spring sports roundup

April 26, 2017 — South Tahoe's track team hit the road Saturday, April 22, to participate in the Carson Invite, with several athletes placing in their respective events. The boys team finished 14th out of 19 overall, while the girls team placed seventh out of 18 teams. Senior Maya […]

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South Tahoe football player to attend University of San Diego

April 25, 2017 — South Tahoe High student athlete Tommy Cefalu is preparing to take his football career to the next level, having recently been awarded a scholarship to attend and play football at the University of San Diego. The senior starting quarterback is one of only three South […]

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Stealth Tahoe brings electric bicycles to Lake Tahoe

April 23, 2017 — Have you ever been on an adventure, legs burning from pedaling over rocky terrain; and even though you're exhausted all you want is to explore further? Thanks to the new Stealth Tahoe Electric Bikes storefront on Brockway Road, now you can. Aaron Vacek and Anthony […]

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California fishing season opens Saturday

April 22, 2017 — Hello, fellow anglers. We have less than one week to go before the opening day of California's fishing season. On Saturday, the lakes and steams in Inyo, Mono and Alpine counties will open for fishing. On a special note, rivers leading into Lake Tahoe do […]

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Tahoe Rim Trail Association launches new website

April 21, 2017 — We now live in an age where if you want to get outdoors, sometimes you have to go online. With that concept in mind, the Tahoe Rim Trail Association recently launched its new, refreshed website. Just in time for the upcoming trail season, the site […]

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South Tahoe goes 1-2 in tournament play

April 15, 2017 — The South Tahoe baseball team recently wrapped up play at the annual Lions Tournament held in San Diego, April 10 through 12, going 1-2 overall. In its three games, the Vikings were matched against Foothills Christian Knights, of El Cajon; the Hoover Cardinals, of San […]

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Whittell softball tops Smith Valley

April 14, 2017 — After a string of tough losses in early season scrimmages, the Whittell Warriors softball team has been turning things around, one win at a time. The team is now 5-3 overall and 4-0 in league play. The most recent wins came from double-header action at […]

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Epic Curling league completes season

April 13, 2017 — Epic Curling recently completed its winter season and the final match-up could not have been any more meaningful. If team "To Sweep or Not to Sweep" could pull off a victory, it would force a three-way tie for first place. For team "S'now Problem," a […]

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South Tahoe swim team defeats Sage Ridge

April 12, 2017 — The South Tahoe High School swim team is now 4-0 after its most recent competition on Saturday, April 8, at the Tahoe-Truckee Swim Center. South Tahoe, Sparks, Sage Ridge, Truckee, North Tahoe and Incline high schools were represented at the meet. Meet coordinators divide the […]

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South Tahoe baseball tops Truckee in double-header

April 8, 2017 — Bouncing back from a 13-0 loss to Dayton High earlier in the week, South Tahoe baseball hosted the Truckee Wolverines in double-header Wednesday, April 5. The Vikings came out on top with an 8-3 win in game one and a 5-4 win in game two. […]

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Tahoe area athletes compete at USASA Nationals

April 7, 2017 —

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South Tahoe softball takes 2 wins in series against Truckee

April 7, 2017 — Finally on its home turf for some games, the South Tahoe softball team hosted the Truckee Wolverines in a double-header Wednesday, April 5. Due to inclement weather being expected, the games were moved up from April 7. The final game of the series will be […]

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South Tahoe softball takes series at Sparks

April 5, 2017 — The South Tahoe softball team came out on top after another hard fought series on the road. The Lady Vikings went 2-1 in the three-game series at Sparks, March 31 through April 1. The game results were 15-5, 7-6 and 12-2, respectively. The Vikings got […]

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South Tahoe baseball sweep Sparks

April 5, 2017 — The South Tahoe baseball team is officially out of its slump and on a streak. The team played at Sparks last weekend, March 31 through April 1, sweeping the Railroaders in a three-game series. The Vikings went 19-5, 16-4 and 16-0, respectively, in the Div. […]

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Viking Award

April 4, 2017 —

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South Tahoe track athlete commits to San Diego State University

April 1, 2017 — South Tahoe track athlete Maya Brosch is currently a Viking, but will soon be an Aztec. The senior was recently awarded an athletic scholarship to run track for the San Diego State University Aztecs. Even though Brosch has been at the top of her game […]

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Mac the Naw: Tahoe and Carson fishing prospects running high now

March 31, 2017 — Hello, fellow anglers. Renee and I took an adventure last weekend through Alpine County. We started at Red Lake and ventured back through Hope Valley. We then took a turn up to Monitor Pass along the east Carson River. I have to tell you I […]

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