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Authorities investigating death of man found at Echo Summit

December 13, 2018 — SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — An unidentified man was found dead at Echo Summit on Monday, Dec. 10. The man was found after the El Dorado County Sheriff's Office was called to suspicious circumstances on U.S. 50 near Echo Summit. A passerby found a bicycle

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Trial in Stateline hotel killing delayed again

December 13, 2018 — The trial of a homeless man in connection to a stabbing murder in Stateline has been delayed again. The trial for Jose Rodriguez-Quezada had been set for Nov. 26. But it has now been pushed back six months. Rodriguez-Quezada was indicted in January by the

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Lake Tahoe comedy scene with Howie Nave: Eddie Ifft at The Improv; Joby Saad at the Carson City Nugget

December 13, 2018 — Man, I was getting worried that this year would end without having comedian Eddie Ifft up here. Ifft and I have so much in common. We both love dogs, love pranks and both our moms are radically to the right. We want to get our

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Market Pulse: Money will go somewhere

December 13, 2018 — In the worst markets people sell stocks and buy a money market fund. Most don't stay there long. Gold bugs say that the metal provides a haven when stocks turn south, but 2008 proved otherwise. In the current market money has moved from the more

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When should you move up from your starter home?

December 13, 2018 — As the snow falls here at Lake Tahoe and we enjoy holiday gatherings with family and friends, the real estate market tends to cool. Buyers have more buying power now than any other time of year. Buyers will have less competition as others are preoccupied

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119th annual Christmas Bird Count hosted by Tahoe Institute for Natural Science

December 13, 2018 — Join novice and expert birders alike for the South Lake Tahoe Christmas Bird Count. The Christmas Bird Count, sponsored by the Tahoe Institute for Natural Science (TINS), started in 1900. Today it is widely regarded as the largest and oldest citizen science project in the

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Merry Days & Holly Nights gets underway at Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows

December 13, 2018 — The holiday season is a special time at ski resorts, and Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows is no different. The resort's third annual Merry Days & Holly Nights — a 17-day celebration filled with spirited events and activities — gets underway Friday, Dec. 14. "Merry Days

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The Golden Dragon Acrobats to start extended run at Harrah’s Lake Tahoe

December 13, 2018 — Spellbinding artistry and amazing athletics — those are just some of the words used to describe The Golden Dragon Acrobats. Billed as one of the world's leading Chinese acrobatic troupes, The Golden Dragon Acrobats take the stage at Harrah's Lake Tahoe for an extended run

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Lake Tahoe 2018-19 holiday gift guide

December 13, 2018 — While there's something to be said for crossing holiday gifts for friends and family off your list from the comfort of the couch, don't let the convenience factor keep you from looking beyond Amazon. Lake Tahoe is filled with talented makers and business owners with

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Santa ski day returns to Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe; Santa pub crawls in Incline Village and Reno

December 13, 2018 — Can Santa shred? Of course. But he also can gather his friends and drink copious amounts of beer while hopping from bar to bar. Saturday is all about Santa in the Tahoe-Reno region. The fun starts at Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe with the annual "Santa

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Sierra Nevada College at Lake Tahoe drops proposal to rent dorms on Airbnb during summer

December 12, 2018 — The decision comes as more communities around Lake Tahoe take up the short-term rental debate, including Washoe County, where commissioners plan to address the county's confusing regulations in early 2019.

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Former South Lake Tahoe Mayor Judy Brown remembered for dedication to service

December 12, 2018 — SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — Give her an opportunity to give back, and Judy Brown would seize it. The two-term member of City Council was a fervent volunteer in addition to being a business owner, mother, wife and grandmother. She died Saturday in Reno at

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Diamond Peak Ski Resort will have skiing, riding from top to bottom for Thursday opening

December 12, 2018 — INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Diamond Peak Ski Resort personnel are especially excited to open for the season Thursday due to early season snow conditions. The resort will have terrain available from the top of the mountain to the bottom, which includes the Lakeview Quad, a

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Day 12 of Tahoe Daily Tribune’s 12 Days of Giveaways: Dinner and a show at The Loft

December 12, 2018 —

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South Lake Tahoe officers work to save dogs after 5-story fall from parking garage

December 11, 2018 — When two dogs fell from the top story of the Heavenly Village parking garage Friday night, local law enforcement sprang into action. The dogs, Titan and Comet, fell five stories after their owners, two unidentified tourists, finished a day of skiing. South Lake Tahoe police

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Newly configured City Council selects Brooke Laine as next mayor, Jason Collin as mayor pro tem

December 11, 2018 — South Lake Tahoe City Council opted to go with experience for mayor and mayor pro tem for the upcoming year.

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Lake Tahoe Drink of the Week: Bistro at Edgewood Tahoe’s Ginger Smash

December 11, 2018 — One of the largest components of Tahoe's nightlife is the mix of countless breweries, bars and restaurants that offer unique drinks difficult to find outside the basin. In our Drink of the Week segment, we'll showcase one type of beer, wine, cocktail — you name

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South Lake Tahoe hires Emmy-nominated journalist to serve as communications manager

December 11, 2018 — The city of South Lake Tahoe has hired an award-winning journalist as its new communications manager. Chris Fiore, an Emmy-nominated and Associated Press award-winning communications professional, recently joined the city. Fiore spent the last decade in television news, most recently as the evening anchor at

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Seasonal overnight shelter, the Warm Room, to open in South Lake Tahoe for 2018-19 season

December 11, 2018 — South Lake Tahoe’s seasonal overnight shelter will open tomorrow in a new location for the 2018-19 season. The Warm Room will open at 1201 Emerald Bay Road on Dec. 12, the Tahoe Coalition for the Homeless (TCH) recently announced. It will operate nightly from 6 p.m.

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Day 11 of Tahoe Daily Tribune’s 12 Days of Giveaways: Wine basket + gift certificate to Welcome Home Shoppe

December 11, 2018 —

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