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Tahoe Tribune review: Lime scooters fun, sometimes scary, to ride

June 18, 2018 — I've never been on an electric scooter, but after seeing people zooming all over South Lake Tahoe on them I had to try it out. LimeBike came to the South Shore a year ago with its fleet of bikes and returned this year with bikes

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Future stars get free instruction at Zephyr Cove Tennis Club

June 18, 2018 — It didn't take much imagination to envision a decade from now the next Simona Halep or Rafael Nadal being at the trophy ceremony of the French Open and saying how their days at Zephyr Cove Tennis Club laid the foundation for their success. Hours after

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Icemen star Frys commits to college on East Coast

June 17, 2018 — Paul Frys starred on the West Coast for the Tahoe Icemen and now he will try to do the same in college on the eastern seaboard. The Icemen forward has committed to Westfield State University, a longtime division III school in Westfield, Massachusetts, according to

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22nd annual CUFA tournament features 175 teams on Lake Tahoe South Shore

June 16, 2018 — Everywhere you look this weekend on the South Shore, you're likely to see kids walking around town and in restaurants wearing soccer jerseys. They won't be wearing their favorite player's jersey or representing their respective countries in the world's biggest sporting event, the World Cup

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Steph Curry returning to Lake Tahoe for American Century Championship celebrity golf

June 13, 2018 — Golden State Warriors star and NBA champion Steph Curry will return to Lake Tahoe’s South Shore in July for the 29th annual celebrity golf tournament. This will be Curry’s sixth appearance at the tournament since his 2010 debut in the American Century Championship at Edgewood

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4th annual Rock Tahoe Half Marathon set for Saturday on Lake Tahoe East Shore

June 13, 2018 — Ute Luyties enjoys running the Rock Tahoe Half Marathon. The 78-year old has participated in all three previous races and will again be on the starting line at 7 a.m. Saturday, June 16, when the fourth annual race begins atop Spooner Summit. "I love it.

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Lake Tahoe Golf Course earns Audubon designation for 16th straight year

June 12, 2018 — Lake Tahoe Golf Course has retained is designation as a "Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary" for the 16th straight year. The course, led by superintendent Bobby Jaeger and general manager Kevin Sommerfeld, is certified through the "Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses," an Audubon International

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First-time Incline golfer Slocum sinks ace on Incline Village Mountain Course

June 11, 2018 — INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Allan Slocum took golf lessons for five straight days and split a bucket of balls at the driving range everyday for about a week with his wife, Kathy. And that's all it took for the 60-year old Incline Village resident to

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Q&A: Hoffman entertains, answers multitude of questions at media day

June 9, 2018 — Trevor Hoffman, an 18-year veteran reliever, will be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame later this summer. He retired with 601 saves, a mark later broken by Mariano Rivera. He had 12 seasons with at least 37 saves and 13 seasons with an ERA

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Annual DeCelle Memorial Lake Tahoe Relay set for Saturday

June 7, 2018 — Teams of runners will circle the basin this weekend while competing in what organizers say is the oldest distance relay race in the United States. The annual DeCelle Memorial Lake Tahoe Relay has had Olympians compete, and it's one of the few races of its

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Vail Resorts to acquire 4 additional resorts (updated)

June 4, 2018 — Days before the release of its next earnings report, Vail Resorts has announced it intends to buy four more ski resorts over the summer, including Okemo Mountain in Vermont, Mount Sunapee in New Hampshire, Stevens Pass in Washington and Crested Butte here in Colorado. According

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Base Camp wins Open League championship

June 4, 2018 —

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Huskies youth football team falls in title game

June 4, 2018 — The South Lake Tahoe Huskies youth (13 to 15 years old) football team won five straight this season to reach the championship game, but lost its title bid 12-0 to Carson City at James Lee Park in Carson City. The Huskies have won 13 out

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Zephyr Cove Tennis Club focusing on youth instruction

June 4, 2018 — The Zephyr Cove Tennis Club is trying to get more kids on the court and will offer a free session from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 9, for children ages 4-12. Second-year head professional Dave Nostrant will direct the camp. For more "intense

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Student Athlete of the Month: Craig a bright spot for Whittell softball

June 3, 2018 — Olivia Craig is a jack-of-all-trades when it comes to sports. She plays soccer in the fall, basketball and skiing in the winter and swimming and softball in the spring and summer. The Whittell freshman plays them all, but especially enjoys softball where she is a

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Diamond Peak Ski Resort achieves STOKE certification for sustainability

June 3, 2018 — INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Personnel at Diamond Peak Ski Resort are certifiably stoked to be the first mountain around Lake Tahoe to receive recognition for its sustainability initiatives and become STOKE certified. The community-owned ski resort was an early adopter of the STOKE (Sustainable Tourism

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Student Athlete of the Month: Byer key to Whittell golf success

June 3, 2018 — The first time Alex Byer tried golf, he hated it. He was in a group being taught lessons at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course and he couldn't get away fast enough. A couple of years later during his freshman year at George Whittell High School, the

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Vote now: Tahoe Daily Tribune’s nominees for Student Athletes of the Month

June 2, 2018 — The Tahoe Daily Tribune is showcasing two high school student athletes, one male and one female, each month of the academic year, and you decide which athletes we feature. Head to http://www.tahoedailytribune.com starting June 2 and select your choice for the student athletes of the

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Vikings senior slugger Galli named All-League, State

May 31, 2018 — Peyton Galli has been South Tahoe's biggest slugger for the past two years. The senior right-hander blasted 10 of the Vikings 12 home runs over the past two seasons and led the 2018 team in almost every offensive category. The third baseman was rewarded for

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Tahoe Bike Challenge starts this Friday

May 30, 2018 — The 13th annual Tahoe Bike Challenge starts Friday, June 1, and continues through Thursday, June 14. The two-week event, organized by the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA) and Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition, is a friendly basin-wide competition to see what teams and individuals can rack

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