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Live stream: Tahoe Town Hall on Measure C

October 18, 2017 —

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Eldorado National Forest fire update: Table Fire at 95 percent containment

October 18, 2017 — Firefighters are nearing 100 percent containment on the Table Fire in the Eldorado National Forest. Containment of the 426-acre Table Fire is at 95 percent, according to the most recent incident report update. Full containment could be reached Wednesday evening. Crews will continue to mop

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South Tahoe doubles team wins 3A Northern Region title

October 18, 2017 — South Tahoe's Abby Burns and Gabbi Fisher were the last team standing in the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association 3A Northern Region Tennis Championships Friday, Oct. 13, and Saturday, Oct. 14, at Tahoe Donner Association in Truckee. The duo won one match Friday and then brought

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South Tahoe FC Fury 07 wins U11 tourney in Reno

October 18, 2017 —

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Shorthanded South Tahoe Viking volleyers split pair

October 18, 2017 — The South Tahoe Vikings volleyers battled Friday and Saturday, Oct. 13 and 14, without two of their top players and split a pair of matches. They lost Friday night 3-1 (25-19, 25-21, 18-25, 25-23) to Elko on the road before bouncing back Saturday with a

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South Tahoe Vikings boys’ soccer beats defending-champ Sparks, Lowry

October 18, 2017 — With two victories in two days, including one over the defending state 3A champions, the South Tahoe boys' soccer team is right in the playoff mix. The Vikings scored three second-half goals Friday night, Oct. 13, to stun their hosts, and defending champ, Sparks 3-2

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STMS 7th grade boys and girls cross country teams win league championships

October 18, 2017 — The South Tahoe Middle School seventh grade boys' and girls' cross country teams each captured Tah-Neva League championships Thursday, Oct. 12, at Kahle Park. Over 450 athletes came together for the championship races. The girls had six runners finish in the top 11 out of

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Riva Grill hosts Knob Creek whiskey tasting

October 18, 2017 — Get into the fall spirit with Riva Grill's whiskey tasting event on Thursday, Oct. 19. Beginning at 5 p.m., guests are invited to the restaurant for the opportunity to taste three different Knob Creek whiskeys and enjoy complimentary appetizers. Knob Creek, established in 1992, produces

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Update on Eldorado National Forest fires: Table Fire at 85 percent containment

October 17, 2017 — Crews continue to make progress on several wildfires burning in the Eldorado National Forest. Containment of the 426-acre Table Fire is at 85 percent, according to the most recent incident report update. A previous estimate pegged the fire at 465 acres but that was reduced

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Planned power outage in Meyers on Wednesday

October 17, 2017 — A planned power outage in Meyers Wednesday is expected to impact approximately 14 customers. The outage, which could last from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, is needed in order to replace a power pole in the Blitzen Road and Colusa Street area.

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Whittell football scores 104 in slugfest with Mineral County

October 17, 2017 — The undefeated Whittell Warriors put up triple digits Friday night in winning their seventh consecutive football game. Three Warrior ball carriers rushed for over 230 yards to lead Whittell over the Mineral County Serpents 104-58 at South Tahoe Middle School. The win sets up an

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Lake Tahoe Unified School District adopts ‘green’ resolution

October 17, 2017 — The South Lake Tahoe Unified School District is getting a little greener. Earlier this week, the board unanimously adopted a resolution supporting expanded energy efficiency programs and sustainability improvements, according to a press release. The resolution also supports green building practices, greater biking, walking and

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Resort management co. announces promotions

October 17, 2017 — Resorts West, the manager of the Ridge Tahoe Resorts, recently announced several promotions within the company's leadership team. Company CEO Lex Adams said the internal promotions are indicative of Resorts West's culture. "We've established a culture that inspires longevity and promotion from within our Resorts

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Enter the Tahoe Tribune’s ‘caption this photo’ contest

October 17, 2017 — Entries are now being accepted for the Tahoe Tribune's "caption this photo" contest. Participants can enter a caption for this photo through the month of October. The winner will receive four tickets to the Loft Tahoe’s Magic Fusion Show. Click here to enter the contest.

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Contractor strikes waterline, temporarily leaves customers without water pressure

October 16, 2017 — Some water customers in South Lake Tahoe were left with either no or very low water pressure Monday morning after a contractor struck a waterline. The 14-inch line was struck at Cedar Avenue and La Salle Street near Stateline, according to a press release from

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Barton Health hires former Carson Valley Medical Center CEO to serve as new COO

October 16, 2017 — Barton Health on Monday announced a new hire who will serve in a newly created leadership position within the health care organization. Preston Becker, who most recently served as CEO of Carson Valley Medical Center in Gardnerville, is Barton’s new chief operating officer, according to

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Table Fire update: Containment improves to 65 percent

October 16, 2017 — Containment on a fire burning in the Eldorado National Forest has improved to 65 percent, according to an incident update. Tactical burning operations helped bring the Table Fire to containment lines Sunday. The fire is at 465 acres. Crews will continue to mop up the

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Tahoe Town Hall to discuss road sales tax Measure C

October 16, 2017 — At an upcoming town hall meeting in South Lake Tahoe a group of panelists will discuss the proposed half-percent sales tax increase designed to generate funding for a long-term road rehabilitation program. The special tax is on the ballot for this November's election as Measure

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Eldorado National Forest wildfire update: Table Fire at 420 acres

October 15, 2017 — No significant changes are being reported on the 420-acre Table Fire burning in the Eldorado National Forest. Smoke is expected to remain visible today as firefighting operations continue, according to a Sunday morning incident update. At an estimated 420 acres, the fire is roughly 100

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Construction begins on Round Hill Pines Beach Resort

October 15, 2017 — Round Hill Pines Beach Resort is getting a makeover in time for its next season. On Wednesday, Oct. 4, construction began on a new dock and breakwater, along with a new restaurant and beach pavilion. "This will be a major upgrade to the property and

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