Listen: Clean up lake campaign to start in July; Bread & Broth in need

Up-to-date, daily info on news that is happening around Lake Tahoe, California and Nevada. Notes from today’s Good News Friday edition include:

  • STHS sophomores start GoFundMe to raise $350 to pay for healthcare workers tabs at Sprouts … currently at $530.
  • Other local GoFundMe news: Clean Up the Lake campaign shooting for $400k “Adopt a Mile”… will start underwater diving cleanup in July
  • Bread & Broth in SLT in need of some help to continue the B&B 4 Kids program which provides bagged meals at school sites
  • Old Trestle Distillery giving away thousands of bottles of hand sanitizer and below market value gallon quantities to large organizations … Never even made an ounce of liquor yet!
  • Tahoe Chamber announces the 2020 40 Under 40 honorees
  • Support Small Business Fund of El Dorado County … partnership between ELDorado Hills/County Chambers and City of SLT (applications taken today – June 3)
  • Tahoe Magic paying $500 per month for housing/rent help to those in need throughout SLT
  • New business, Cuppa Tahoe, opening in SLT on Saturday
  • Indiana announces all teachers in the state are “Teacher of the Year”
  • New Hampshire high school utilizing chair lifts at local ski resort for their graduation ceremony
  • Penguins in Kansas City enjoy art all to themselves at a museum —  Priest using squirt gun filled with holy water to bless churchgoers (over Easter, but viral now)
  • Free live streams: Thievery Corp Fri @ 5pm, Goo Goo Dolls Sat @ 5pm, Trace Adkins Sun @ 5pm,
  • On this day, 1980: the dot munching Pac-Man arcade game is released

Listen to today’s discussion here.

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