• Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    ·      Tahoe Vista Recreation Area’s boat launch will be open Friday-Sunday until June 30 from 8am-6pm, then Wednesday-Sunday starting July 1. It is set to open May 26. And it will be open July 3-4. ·      Truckee is having a meeting about the Envision Donner Pass Road Corridor Improvement Project on May 25 at 6pm […]

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  • Deadline nears for SLT July 4 parade entries

    Deadline nears for SLT July 4 parade entries

    South Lake Tahoe is looking for participants in the annual 4th of July parade. All businesses, organizations, community members, sports teams and bands are invited to be in the parade. Floats are encouraged. The parade starts that Tuesday at 10am. It is free to participate. Parade applications are due June 13. Applications are online.

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  • Wet winter should delay wildfire season

    Wet winter should delay wildfire season

    With one of the biggest winters in years and the snowpack level well above normal, it is expected that the excessive precipitation will likely push the start of the fire season back a couple months. The National Interagency Fire Center and Reno National Weather Service are leaning toward July/August time frame for the grasses to […]

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  • Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    ·      Tahoe Improv Players will be at the Valhalla Boathouse on June 27, July 11, July 25 and Aug. 1 at 7:30pm. For tickets, to online. ·      Here is the El Dorado-Tahoe and Sierra roadwork schedules from Caltrans for the coming week. ·      Report Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest road and/or trail damage to Leah Johnson at [email protected] ·      […]

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  • Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    ·      Steve Teshara will be executive director of the Lake Tahoe South Shore Chamber of Commerce for the foreseeable future. Things didn’t work out with Craig Schmidt who had been the leader since Feb. 6. ·      The Loft in South Lake Tahoe is have a winemaker dinner June 7 with Franciscan Estate being the featured […]

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  • State dollars to fund transportation upgrades in Truckee

    State dollars to fund transportation upgrades in Truckee

    Truckee is the beneficiary from the latest round of California Transportation Commission funding. In all, $328 million will pay for 88 transportation projects that are designed to alleviate traffic delays, repair aging roads and bridges and encourage bicycling and walking. The money comes from Senate Bill 1, which increases funding for transportation infrastructure projects and […]

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  • Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    ·      The League to Save Lake Tahoe’s Forest Stewardship Day will be June 10 from 8:30am-12:30pm. Participants will work in the Angora Burn area to improve trails and continue to thin brush to give light to young trees. A light breakfast, refreshments and a prize will be provided to all volunteers. RSVP to [email protected] for […]

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  • I-80 work to cause delays in Truckee

    I-80 work to cause delays in Truckee

    Two on-ramps and one exit ramp to and from westbound Interstate 80  in Truckee will be closed May 23-25, from 7am-5pm. Caltrans will perform concrete grinding work on the ramps as well as freeway lanes. The on-ramps to westbound I-80 to be closed are from Highway 89 just north of the freeway, as well as […]

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  • TDPUD removing potentially dangerous trees, limbs

    TDPUD removing potentially dangerous trees, limbs

    Truckee Donner Public Utility District has resumed its tree trimming program for the season. The district has spent nearly $2.5 million in the past decade to remove trees and branches near power lines. Trees growing into power lines or falling during storms creates the risk of fire and power outages. The TDPUD trims or removes […]

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  • Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    ·      Happy Homestead Cemetery in South Lake Tahoe will dedicate its public safety memorial wall on May 19 at 1pm. ·      Truckee High School’s senior fashion show is May 21 at 6pm. Doors open at 5pm. ·      Due to the severity of ground water and water runoff on the Incline Village Championship Course, the course’s […]

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