Tahoe Talk: Evidence of second wave surfacing; Echo Pass construction postponed

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


  • Thursday jobless claims update: 3M last week, 36.5M total
  • Stocks drop across the board as Federal Reserve Chair make claims of uncertainty and more evidence of second waves are surfacing
  • Some of the first “bars” open in America in Wisconsin last night
  • Gov. Newsom to propose a revised state budget today – expected to have a deficit of $54B
  • CA, NC, PA are sending buses equipped with long-distance routers to poor and rural neighborhoods that don’t have stable internet

Local News:

  • South Lake Tahoe Fourth of July Fireworks have been canceled, possibly Labor Day instead
  • Echo Pass construction project closing Hwy 50 postponed to post-Labor Day
  • Demand high for Lake Tahoe real estate amid virus shutdown
  • Close contact: Spa, salon experience to be vastly different
  • Reno City Council gives ‘OK’ for bars to begin curbside service

Listen to today’s discussion here.

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