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Land requested by Incline Village General Improvement District dropped from Washoe County lands bill

September 17, 2018 — INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Land requests by the improvement district here have been dropped from a federal lands bill being drafted by Washoe County. Conflicts with Forest Service principles and a competing request from the Washoe Tribe of California and Nevada factored into the county's

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Hogs for the Cause at Lake Tahoe benefits families of pediatric brain cancer

September 13, 2018 — CRYSTAL BAY, Nev. — About three years ago, Bill Wood, general manager of Crystal Bay Casino, was in New Orleans for Jazz Fest when he met Chris Montero, executive chef of Napoleon House in New Orleans. Montero is part of a BBQ team named Silence

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Authorities ID 2 men killed in aircraft crash near Mount Rose ski resort

September 10, 2018 — An aircraft crash the started a 65-acre blaze near Mount Rose ski resort claimed the lives of two California men. The Washoe County Regional Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed the identities of...

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Incline Village General Improvement District moves to recoup fees in Katz lawsuit

September 10, 2018 — INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Following a legal win in the state Supreme Court earlier this summer, the improvement district will now work to retain and recoup all legal expenditures in a court saga stretching back more than seven years. The case in question was filed

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Missing hiker found after spending night in Lake Tahoe backcountry

September 9, 2018 — A man has been reunited with his family after spending a night in the Lake Tahoe backcountry — the second successful search and rescue mission this weekend. The first concerned a missing hiker on the Tahoe Rim Trail. According to the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office

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Mount Rose Ski Tahoe capital improvements nearly complete ahead of 2018 hopeful opener

September 6, 2018 — MOUNT ROSE, Nev. — Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe wants to be the first basin resort to open every year and is projecting a Friday, Oct. 26, opening for the 2018-19 season. For the last three years Mt. Rose, a short distance up the mountain from

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2 died in aircraft crash near Mount Rose ski resort; fire 95 percent contained

September 4, 2018 — Law enforcement has confirmed one fatality in an aircraft crash that is believed to have caused a fire burning near Mount Rose ski resort.

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UPDATE: Fire near Mount Rose at 95 percent containment

September 3, 2018 — Law enforcement has confirmed one fatality in an aircraft crash that is believed to have caused a fire burning near Mount Rose ski resort.

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League to Save Lake Tahoe organizing Labor Day cleanup at Commons Beach in Tahoe City

September 2, 2018 — With tourists flocking to Lake Tahoe for a final summer hurrah this Labor Day weekend, the area’s beaches will be subject to cigarette butts, straws, bottle caps and other trash. Each year the League to Save Lake Tahoe helps organize beach cleanups around the area,

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Incline cruises past Valley Christian in football opener

August 27, 2018 — INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Speed kills but defense wins games. Incline scored a pair of defensive touchdowns and used speed to frustrate its larger opponent Friday, Aug. 24, and opened the football season with a 34-6 victory over the Valley Christian Lions at Highlander Field.

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Lawsuit: Incline Village General Improvement District violated public records act

August 27, 2018 — INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — A North Shore resident has filed a lawsuit against the general improvement district and several officials for alleged violations of the state's public records act. Mark Smith filed the lawsuit against the Incline Village General Improvement District in late July, more

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UPDATE: Washoe County deputy arrests suspect in Incline Village bank robbery

August 26, 2018 — Law enforcement arrested a suspect accused of robbing a bank in Incline Village Friday.

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Chef at Big Water Grille meshes family experience with learned techniques

August 23, 2018 — INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Everyone has those favorite food experiences that bring back memories of home. Whether it's the distinct taste of mom's spaghetti and meatballs, or the company of Sunday night dinner around the table, chances are everybody has their own. For Executive Chef

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North Lake Tahoe projects seek to aid traffic congestion, promote tourism

August 20, 2018 — Road work and development projects in North Lake Tahoe and Truckee slowing motorists today are underway with the promise of a smoother ride down the road. Between major projects like the Railyard, Fanny Bridge, Envision Donner Pass Road and the Resort Triangle Trail project residents

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Fight against Lake Tahoe’s invasive species goes to the mat

August 18, 2018 — Blindly feeling along a section of fabric mat underneath the water's surface at Lakeside Marina, a diver grabs a U-shaped piece of rebar and begins hammering away. At only a handful of feet below the water's surface visibility drops to zero, making work difficult, but

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Tastes of Incline event feeds local scholarships at Lake Tahoe

August 16, 2018 — The annual Tastes of Incline event returns Aug. 23. Hosted by P.E.O (Philanthropic Educational Organization) Chapter AC, the event serves as a fundraiser to help local women with educational scholarships. About five to six scholarships are given out each year — the event is now

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Historic Lake Tahoe home sells for $10 million

August 16, 2018 — A piece of Lake Tahoe’s maritime history on the lake’s West Shore recently changed hands for $10 million. Built in 1936, this home was originally owned by the Scott family of the Hall-Scott Engine Company, located in Berkeley, California. Built by and for one of Tahoe’s

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Swimmer rescued after leg becomes stuck between boulders at Lake Tahoe

August 15, 2018 — A female swimmer was rescued Wednesday after her leg became stuck between boulders in Lake Tahoe. The incident happened late Wednesday afternoon in Skunk Harbor on Tahoe’s East Shore. The swimmer, who was not identified, managed to get her leg stuck between several boulders out

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Miller records ace at Incline Village’s Championship Course

August 15, 2018 — INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — John Miller teed it up on the Fourth of July and played like his namesake, the former professional, World Golf Hall of Famer and now NBC golf analyst. Miller, of Incline Village, sank a hole-in-one on hole No. 6 at Incline's

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Tahoe Housing Trouble Part 2: Employers cite housing for inability to find employees

August 13, 2018 — Editor's note: This is part 2 in a three-part series examining the housing issues here in Tahoe and other areas. Part 3 will run in the Aug. 17 edition of the Tribune. To read part 1, visit http://www.tahoedailytribune.com. Even on the busiest weekend, drive through

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