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Washoe County officials hosting meeting in Incline Village to discuss short-term rental regulations

January 18, 2019 — INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — The community here will have an opportunity to provide input on revisions to how Washoe County regulates short-term rentals. Commissioner Marsha Berkbigler is hosting the meeting on Monday, Jan. 21, to gather input regarding the rentals, which are one of the

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Incline Village General Improvement District administrative offices closed due to winter storm

January 17, 2019 — The Incline Village General Improvement District administrative offices, the Chateau, and the household hazardous waste collection site at public works are closed for all business today due to severe weather. IVGID’s recreation center will have a delayed open of 8 a.m. Both cycling at 6:30

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Trash building up at popular Lake Tahoe sledding site

January 12, 2019 — A popular sledding hill in northwestern Douglas County has been affected by the government shutdown. State officials report removing more than 600 pounds of debris from the hill at the intersection of U.S. 50 and Nevada Route 28, known as Spooner Junction. “While much of

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Opening of Renoagogo brings chain store goods to North Lake Tahoe

January 12, 2019 — INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — North Lake Tahoe residents and guests can now have groceries and other supplies from big chain stores in Reno delivered straight to their door with Renoagogo, a new delivery service founded by long-time Incline Village residents Thomas Leone and his wife

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Letter: Did IVGID chair’s letter torpedo transportation grant? (opinion)

January 10, 2019 — The Tahoe Transportation District (TTD) failed to receive a Build Grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation for a proposed bike path around Lake Tahoe. It was widely reported that Incline Village General Improvement District had volunteered $7.5 million in matching funds had the grant

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North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District offering free ash cans

January 10, 2019 — As the temperature drops outside and we think about using our fireplaces and heating stoves, it's important to remember a few safety tips and precautions. Heating equipment and improper ash disposal are leading causes of home fires during the fall and winter months. Be warm

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Incline runs into stiff competition at San Diego hoops tourney

January 8, 2019 — Incline ran into stiff competition at the Mt. Carmel Holiday Classic basketball tournament. The Highlanders played four games against larger schools in the four-day event, Dec. 26-29, in San Diego, and drove home with one victory. Incline lost to tournament host Mt. Carmel 63-46 Thursday,

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Washoe County schools in Incline Village observing digital school day; Sierra Nevada College on delayed start

January 7, 2019 — All Washoe County School District schools in Incline Village will observe a digital school day due to a winter storm that has caused major issues on roads in the region. The schools include Incline high, middle and elementary schools. The school district enacted digital school

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Incline senior Redfern leaving mark on Nevada record books

January 4, 2019 — INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. —Taylor Redfern's career statistics are stunning. Her name is scattered throughout the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association record book like it's a biography. Points, 3-pointers, blocks, assists — she's there among the 2A career leaders in all of them, especially when it comes

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Lake Tahoe snowpack below normal for January

January 3, 2019 — And the survey says … the Lake Tahoe Basin snowpack is light, but mostly better than last year.

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Tahoe Truckee Park & Ride Program offers free weekend bus services to Northstar, Squaw

January 3, 2019 — Ditch the car and hop on the bus for weekend skiing this season as part of the Tahoe Truckee Area Regional Transit’s Park & Ride Program. Through a collaboration with Northstar California, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, and Placer County, the program provides skiers and snowboarders

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Incline Village restaurant Fumo ‘evolving’ with new name, expanded menu

January 2, 2019 — Patrons at the longtime restaurant Tomaato's will likely notice some recent changes — and more are in store.

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Lake Tahoe postal worker grateful for support after car crash

December 27, 2018 — When Nellie Farafonova left work on Nov. 8, the longtime local U.S. Postal Service employee decided to stop off at the home of a favorite customer.

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Staffing issue forces temporary closure of Incline Village Forest Service office

December 25, 2018 — INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — The U.S. Forest Service is temporarily closing its Incline Village office for the winter months due to a staffing issue. The office will be closed starting Wednesday, Dec. 26, according to an announcement from U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management

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Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation welcomes new board member

December 19, 2018 — The Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation recently announced the appointment of Mark A. Krasner to its board of directors for a three-year term. The nonprofit's all-volunteer board members are selected for demonstrating a high level of commitment to the Tahoe region and personal involvement in community

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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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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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Incline Village volleyball stars Racich, Cohn earn top awards

December 9, 2018 — INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Two of Incline's volleyball leaders this past season were recognized with top awards. Highlander senior Chandler Cohn earned first team 2A All-State honors and was named the most valuable player and first team All-Northern Region. Junior Michaela Racich earned second team

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Nevada Secretary of State closes investigation into Incline Village candidates

December 6, 2018 — However, a review of financial documents, including billing statements for political advertisements in the Tribune, raise questions about the accuracy of the campaign contribution and expenditure reports filed by the candidates and True Blue Facts.

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Lake Tahoe gaming markets up in October

December 4, 2018 — Lake Tahoe's two gaming markets saw year-over-year increases in win for the month of October, a month in which statewide win topped $1 billion for the fifth time this calendar year. The strong statewide numbers came despite a bad month for Baccarat. Gaming Control Board

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