• NDOT to work on Hwy. 28 at night

    NDOT to work on Hwy. 28 at night

    Motorists should anticipate overnight lane closures on Highway 28 from July 15 through July 19 as roadway shoulders and drainage systems are cleaned. Single lane closures and travel delays of up to 30 minutes should be anticipated on are expected on those dated from between 6pm and 4:30am daily. The mobile road improvement operation is […]

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  • LTWC to show off work at new rehab facility

    LTWC to show off work at new rehab facility

    Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care will be having a meet and greet on July 12 for the community to find out about and see the progress being made on the new rehab center. The event will be at the site of the new facility at 1551 Al Tahoe Blvd. It is between Pioneer Village and Pioneer […]

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  • Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    ·      Tahoe Transportation District will have a public hearing at the board meeting on July 13 at 9:30am at the Stateline office to discuss three proposals for transit on the South Shore. Go online for more info. ·      Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District reported a mosquito sample has tested positive for West Nile virus […]

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  • Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    ·       Tahoe Institute of Natural Science on July 15 is participating in the North American Butterfly Association’s Butterfly Count. For more information, contact Will at [email protected] or 775.298.0067. ·      Nevada Highway Patrol officers are working overtime now through July 13 to enforce speed limit laws. ·      Lake Tahoe Community College accounting/business instructor Jon Kingsbury, world languages […]

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  • Parade to impact traffic in S. Lake Tahoe

    Parade to impact traffic in S. Lake Tahoe

    South Lake Tahoe’s annual 4th of July Parade will impact traffic on Highway 50 and select side streets. The parade, which will run from 10-11am, will be staged on Ski Run Boulevard, go west on the highway, then turn up Al Tahoe Boulevard. It will conclude at Bijou Community Park. The two westbound lanes on […]

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  • Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    ·      The deadline to comment on the Eldorado National Forest Snowmobile Plan is Aug. 6. Information is available online. ·      Fire crews from the Tahoe National Forest, CalFire and Truckee Fire were able to get a line around the Boca Fire that started at about 2:30 July 2 near Boca Dam, and hold it at […]

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  • Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    ·      Grover Hot Springs State Park is looking for volunteers to help remove invasive plants on July 3 from 8am-noon. RSVP to [email protected] ·      Here are the El Dorado-Tahoe and Sierra roadwork schedules for the week from Caltrans. ·      The South Lake Tahoe Library will host magician Brian Scott on July 6. The free outdoor […]

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  • State of Jefferson putting on fundraiser

    State of Jefferson putting on fundraiser

    The inaugural El Dorado County State of Jefferson Business Showcase & Fundraiser will be July 10 form 4-8pm at the American Legion Hall in Placerville. This is an opportunity to visit with local business owners, participate in games of chance, the dessert auction and more. No cost to attend. Food and beverages will be available […]

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  • Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    ·      Mark Cooley of Reno has created a logo for Lake Tahoe Humane Society. ·      Truckee Police Department and Truckee Fire Protection District have updated the town’s evacuation guide. It is available online. ·      Work to repair Barker Pass Road on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe should be done by mid-July. U.S. Forest Service […]

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  • Warning: Fireworks are illegal in Tahoe basin

    Warning: Fireworks are illegal in Tahoe basin

    Hi this is Sallie from South Lake Tahoe Fire Rescue reminding everyone not to use personal fireworks this coming 4th of July. Not only are fireworks  illegal in the entire Tahoe  basin, but numerous fires result from their use, not to mention the severe injuries they may cause to the users.  The South Shore area […]

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