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Jamie Anderson wins silver in big air event

February 21, 2018 — Jamie Anderson has never been anything other than a champion at the Olympics. She took gold in the 2014 winter games debut of women's snowboard slopestyle in Sochii, Russia and defended that title several days ago in the 2018 games in Pyeingchang, South Korea. But

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Prescribed fire operations continue around Lake Tahoe

February 21, 2018 — Prescribed fire operations will continue this week in numerous locations around Lake Tahoe, the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team announced Wednesday. Weather permitting, prescribed fire operations will take place on Brockway Summit above Kings Beach, from Logan Shoals to Spooner Summit, on Kingsbury Grade near

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Women’s Olympic big air final rescheduled for Thursday

February 20, 2018 — The women’s snowboard big air final has been rescheduled for Thursday, Feb. 21, in South Korea due to impending bad weather. The event was originally scheduled for Friday, Feb. 22 , at the 2018 Winter Olympics. The event has been moved to Thursday morning at

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Slightly Stoopid added to 2018 Lake Tahoe Summer Concert Series

February 20, 2018 — Reggae music will come to the Tahoe Basin this June thanks to the latest additions to the 2018 Lake Tahoe Summer Concert Series lineup: Slightly Stoopid, alongside opening acts Stick Figure and Pepper, is scheduled to headline Harveys Outdoor Arena in Stateline on Saturday, June

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Authorities ID victim in plane crash

February 20, 2018 — A 64-year-old Minden man was identified as the victim in a plane crash that occurred near Indian Hills on Monday. Stephen Filice was killed after the twin-engine Piper PA-34 Seneca he was flying crashed into a field at about 11:30 a.m. Felice was flying the

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Lake Tahoe Forest Service hosts Russian delegation

February 20, 2018 — Last week, the U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit hosted six delegates visiting the United States from Russia. The delegation spent time in Washington, D.C., before heading to Reno where they were hosted in the homes of members of Friendship Force of Reno-Tahoe.

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Tahoe chamber to host anti-sexual harassment workshop

February 20, 2018 — Tahoe Chamber will host its next "Level UP" workshop on topics that have been at the forefront of the national discourse for the past five months: sexual harassment, gender discrimination and bullying in the workplace. Tahoe Chamber invites HR leaders, business owners and managers to

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Classical Tahoe announces 2018 festival season

February 20, 2018 — Classical Tahoe recently announced the lineup for its seventh season, and the annual concert series on the North Shore is boasting some world-renowned classical musicians. The 12-concert festival, according to a press release, will start July 20 and run through Aug. 12. "The festival is

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South Lake’s Maddie Bowman falls short in bid to win 2nd gold medal

February 19, 2018 — Maddie Bowman let it all hang out Tuesday in South Korea, but could not put down a complete run in the skiing halfpipe final at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics. The South Lake Tahoe resident fell on all three runs, on the very last move each

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South Lake Tahoe native Maddie Bowman to go for Olympic gold in halfpipe skiing tonight

February 19, 2018 — South Lake Tahoe native Maddie Bowman will attempt to win her second gold medal tonight after advancing through the Olympic qualifying rounds in PyeongChang. Bowman finished in fifth with a score of 83.60 in the first qualifying round of women’s halfpipe skiing, which took place

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Lake Tahoe weather: More snow, cold temperatures in forecast

February 19, 2018 — Lake Tahoe could see nearly half a foot of new snow Monday following a storm that caused whiteout conditions in some parts of the Sierra Sunday. At the same time, temperatures are expected to remain very cold to start the week, according to a special

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South Lake Tahoe cannabis workshop slated for Tuesday

February 19, 2018 — South Lake Tahoe City Council will host a workshop intended to gather input on future cannabis regulations. The meeting starts at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, at the Beach Retreat & Lodge located at 3411 Lake Tahoe Blvd. The city booked the workshop at the

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Lake Tahoe Community College raises $15M in 2nd round of Measure F bond sales

February 18, 2018 — Lake Tahoe Community College successfully issued its second set of bonds for sale as part of the Measure F general obligation bond. The college, after receiving high marks for a second time from both Standard & Poor's (S&P) Financial Services and Moody's Investor Service in

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Liberty Utilities to award scholarships

February 18, 2018 — Liberty Utilities is offering academic scholarships for eligible high school and college students within its service territory, the utility provider recently announced. The eight schools participating in the sixth annual scholarship program are South Tahoe High School, Loyalton High School, Douglas High School (students residing

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Boys & Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe now serving Incline Village

February 18, 2018 — If the past month has been any indication, there was quite a need in Incline Village for a program like the Boys & Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe. The Incline site, known as the Boys & Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe (BGCNLT) Duffield

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Sierra-at-Tahoe race results

February 17, 2018 — About 100 athletes competed Saturday, Feb. 10, in the final United States of America Snowboard and Freeski Association's Skier / Boardercross at Sierra-at-Tahoe. The competitors came from all over Northern California, and a little farther with a few kids listed from Alaska and Colorado. "It

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Lake Tahoe School students get coding experience

February 17, 2018 — Aspiring programmers on both shores of Lake Tahoe recently received some first-hand coding experience with the use of drones. The event, named the Community Quadcopter Programming Challenge, was hosted by Lake Tahoe School, a private school located in Incline Village. The participants — more than

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Lake Tahoe Forest Service: Snowmobile riders stick to areas with adequate snow

February 17, 2018 — Amid a below-average snow year and with an influx of visitors expected for Presidents Day weekend, the U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit is asking snowmobile riders to stick within permitted areas that have adequate snow coverage. Snowmobile operators should avoid bare dirt

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Authorities ID Incline Village murder victim

February 16, 2018 — A 70-year-old man was identified as the victim of a fatal stabbing that occurred in Incline Village on Jan. 23. David Rivas-Rodriguez died as a result of multiple stab wounds at a residence in the 700 block of Southwood Boulevard, the Washoe County Sheriff's Office

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South Tahoe boys hoops season ends with overtime loss

February 16, 2018 — With two last second 2-point losses in the regular season to the Fernley Vaqueros, the South Tahoe Vikings boys' basketball team was looking to get over the hump Thursday, Feb. 15, in the quarterfinals of the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association Class 3A Northern Basketball Championships.

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