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Caltrans: Stoplight at Camp Richardson discontinued indefinitely

May 20, 2018 — Following backlash in its first summer of use and input from partner agencies, the pedestrian stoplight at Camp Richardson is on indefinite hiatus, according to the California Department of Transportation. The device was installed in 2016 as part of a Caltrans construction project. It was

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Whittell Warriors finish 4th at state golf tourney

May 19, 2018 — Satchel Hirsh didn't get off to the start he envisioned on Day 1 at the state golf tournament. But the Incline sophomore finished strong. Whittell played consistent over the two-day tournament and had five golfers all finish in the upper half of the standings. Hirsh

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Amgen Tour of California road closure information for Lake Tahoe

May 18, 2018 — The Amgen Tour of California men’s and women’s races head into Lake Tahoe today, and there will be rolling road closures on South Shore. Below is information on the routes and closures. Women Stage 2 starts at 11 a.m. May 18. They will start at

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Washoe County hosting open house at Incline Village Community Center

May 18, 2018 — INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — The public is invited to head out to the new community center on Friday, May 18, for a tour of the facility. The open house will take place from noon-2 p.m. As the Tribune previously reported, the community center opened in

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Bi-state evacuation drill taking place on Lake Tahoe North Shore Saturday

May 18, 2018 — CRYSTAL BAY, Nev. — A slew of local and regional agencies will host a full scale simulated wildland evacuation drill on Lake Tahoe's North Shore this weekend. The drill will take place Saturday, May 19, at the Tahoe Biltmore. Residents of Incline Village, Crystal Bay

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Boil water notice issued for Cave Rock Water and Skyland System on Lake Tahoe East Shore

May 17, 2018 — Douglas County has issued a temporary boil water notice for the Cave Rock Water and Skyland System due to a computer error at the Cave Rock water treatment plant. The error occurred and was detected Wednesday, according to Melissa Blosser, Douglas County public information officer. Nevada

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President Donald Trump appoints Reno resident to Tahoe Regional Planning Agency Governing Board

May 17, 2018 — President Donald Trump has selected a Reno resident to serve in the presidential-appointee position on the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency Governing Board. A.J. "Bud" Hicks, a Reno resident since 1957, will assume the seat — a non-voting position — held by Tim Carlson since 2012,

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Voting underway for 2018 Best of Tahoe finalists

May 17, 2018 — With the initial round of votes counted and the finalists for each category selected, the final round of voting for the 2018 Best of Tahoe is now underway. Voting will run through Wednesday, May 30. The public is able to vote for the finalists in

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Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care celebrates 40th anniversary with reception

May 17, 2018 — Last month, Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care — the nonprofit focused on raising, rehabilitating and releasing orphaned and injured wildlife — celebrated its 40th year operating on South Shore, and to commemorate the milestone the organization is hosting a reception on Sunday, May 20. The gathering,

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South Tahoe Middle School students staging production of ‘Giants in the Sky’

May 17, 2018 — The next production by Tahoe Arts Project will take the stage this coming Friday and Saturday. South Tahoe Middle School students will perform "Giants in the Sky" at Lake Tahoe Community College's Duke Theater at 7 p.m. May 18 and 19. Rehearsals began in the

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South Lake Tahoe City Council hires interim city manager

May 16, 2018 — South Lake Tahoe City Council authorized the hire of an interim city manager Tuesday. Dirk Brazil comes to South Lake Tahoe after retiring as the city manager for Davis. He previously worked as the Yolo County assistant county administrator, held several positions at the California

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Less than 1 week left for California voters to register for upcoming election

May 16, 2018 — Californians who are eligible and want to vote in the upcoming election have less than one week to register to vote. The deadline to register for the June 5 election is 11:59 p.m. Monday, May 21. California residents who are eligible to vote may register

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Lake Tahoe Environmental Magnet School wins 34th annual Kiwanis/Katey Fagan Spelling Bee

May 15, 2018 —

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3 Incline Village Scouts earn Eagle Scout

May 15, 2018 — Over the past year three Scouts from Incline Village have been awarded the rank of Eagle Scout — the highest rank attainable in Boy Scouts. The new Eagle Scouts, all from Incline Village, are Andrico Mourelatos, Edward Parkhill and Calvin Burau. These young men are

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Tahoe Works summer job fair at Harveys Lake Tahoe on South Shore

May 15, 2018 — Those looking for a job on South Shore will want to head to Harveys Lake Tahoe on Thursday, May 17, for a summer job fair. Known as "Tahoe Works," some of the region's top employers will be at Harveys from 2-6 p.m. The event is

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Florence and The Machine added to 2018 Lake Tahoe Summer Concert Series

May 14, 2018 — London-based alternative outfit Florence and The Machine is set to perform on Tahoe’s South Shore this summer. On Thursday, Aug. 9, the ensemble — led by vocalist Florence Welch — takes over Harveys Outdoor Arena at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, which range in price from $49.50-$99.50,

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Lake Tahoe weather: Rain, thunderstorms likely throughout week

May 14, 2018 — Monday, a day with a 30 percent chance of precipitation, could be the nicest day of the week at Lake Tahoe, according to a forecast from the National Weather Service. Scattered showers and thunderstorms are possible after 11 a.m. Monday. The high temperature in South

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Tahoe Regional Young Professionals debate to feature El Dorado County District 5 supervisor candidates

May 14, 2018 — El Dorado County voters at Lake Tahoe will have another opportunity to hear from the four candidates running for El Dorado County supervisor in District 5. The Tahoe Regional Young Professionals are hosting a town hall featuring the candidates on Wednesday, May 16, from 6-7:30

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Lake Tahoe Unified School District: Survey indicates positive climate at STMS

May 13, 2018 — In response to increased chatter on social media and a story published in the Tribune on bullying at South Tahoe Middle School, the district says it has conducted a survey concluding a majority of students haven't been bullied in the past year. In a press

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Kings Beach Center focus of community meeting

May 13, 2018 — Community members will have a chance to learn about and weigh in on the proposed Kings Beach Center development project on Tuesday, May 15. The meeting will be held at North Tahoe Event Center in Kings Beach from 5-7:30 p.m. The public is invited to

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