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  • Dan Kerr — 1937-2014

    Avid volunteer and longtime Lake Tahoe resident Daniel Lee Kerr has died. Mr. Kerr died June 27. He was 76. He was born in Seattle on Oct. 7, 1937, weighing only 2.2 pounds. As a young boy the family moved to San Diego. That is where his love of surfing developed. He proclaimed himself to […]

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  • Tahoe fire crew achieves hotshot status

    By Kathryn Reed Twenty of the best firefighters in the country are now based out of South Lake Tahoe. The Tallac Hand Crew that was created in 2001 is now the Tallac Hotshots. They went through a rigorous process to ascend to this prestigious status. “It’s a pretty big deal and a pretty big accomplishment,” […]

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  • TRTA looking for trail builders

    Tahoe Rim Trail Association needs people on July 19 to help build a trail to Mt. Houghton Summit from the Tahoe Rim Trail. TRTA is providing lunch to all preregistered volunteers thanks to project sponsors Clif Bar Family Foundation and National Environmental Education Foundation. This trail construction project is unique because it protects Tahoe Draba, […]

  • EPA approves treatment for zebra, quagga mussels; boats bound for Tahoe stopped

    By Kathryn Reed The EPA on July 8 approved a treatment to combat invasive zebra and quagga mussels in lakes, rivers, recreation areas and other open bodies of water. Zequanox was created by Davis-based Marrone Bio Innovations. The chemical was first approved by the EPA in 2012 to be used in enclosed systems, which includes […]

  • Learn about immunizing children

    Your Child’s Health and Immunizations is the subject of the Aug. 6 lecture. It will be presented by Allison Steinmetz from Barton Internal Medicine and Pediatrics and Rhonda Sneeringer from Barton Memorial Hospital People hear about why immunizations matter and what diseases doctors recommend patients immunize against. The free lecture begins at 6pm in the […]

  • Cyclist hit by vehicle on Highway 50

    A cyclist was seriously injured Thursday morning when he was struck by a truck inside Cave Rock. The name and hometown of the man on the bike and the driver of the truck have not been released. They were heading east toward Carson City. According to Nevada Highway Patrol Trooper Dave Gibson, the man sustained […]

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