• Free movie night at The Loft on Friday

    Free movie night at The Loft on Friday

    The North American premiere of the award-winning Italian film “Aeffetto Domino” (“Domino Effect”) will be shown at The Loft in South Lake Tahoe on Jan. 19 — for free. The movie’s writer, director, and star, Fabio Massa, will be at the premiere, with Q&A and meet and greet after the screening. Fabio was awarded best […]

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  • Keith Urban, Dave Matthews coming to Tahoe

    Keith Urban, Dave Matthews coming to Tahoe

    It’s time to start thinking about summer concerts at Lake Tahoe. Here is the lineup so far for the Harveys Outdoor Summer Concert Series: Keith Urban, July 21-22, 7pm — tickets from $59.50-$139.50. Kelsea Ballerini will be opening. Charlie Puth, Aug. 18, 7pm — tickets $39.50-$69.50. Hailee Steinfeld opening. Dave Matthews Band, Sept. 7, 7:30pm […]

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  • LTN subscriber wins latest book club book

    LTN subscriber wins latest book club book

    Lake Tahoe News subscriber Davey Paiva is the lucky recipient of the next book being read for the LTN Book Club. LTN started a book club this year as a way to get people reading and ideally participating in a discussion online via the comments. Here is a link to the first book that was […]

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  • All the money thrown at happiness is not working

    All the money thrown at happiness is not working

    By Mary Pilon, Outside Today, there are happiness consultants, happiness coaches, happiness summits, and happiness workplace seminars, which in some cases may be mandatory for employees. There are more than 70 TED Talks tagged with “happiness” or related themes, with tens of millions of views. Amazon’s pages contain more than 100,000 hits for happiness literature […]

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  • Radon kits available to Calif. residents

    Radon kits available to Calif. residents

    The California Department of Public Health is offering free radon test kits to households in California throughout the month of January, or until supplies run out. Radon is a naturally occurring, odorless, colorless, and tasteless radioactive gas, which results from the decay of uranium or thorium naturally present in soil and bedrock. Low levels of […]

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  • ‘California Field Atlas’ author coming to SLT

    ‘California Field Atlas’ author coming to SLT

    Artist, poet and naturalist Obi Kaufmann brings his best-selling “California Field Atlas” to the South Lake Tahoe Library on Feb. 27 at 6pm. Lavishly illustrated with hundreds of hand-painted maps and wildlife renderings and based on his decades of walking the backcountry of California, Kaufmann’s “California Field Atlas” is a testimony to the natural world […]

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  • Career workshop for students in Truckee

    Career workshop for students in Truckee

    Area high school and college students are invited to attend a free career workshop at the Truckee Airport on Jan. 18 at 5pm. The career mentoring program, officially known as the Truckee Tahoe Flight Plan, is designed and conducted by Pathways to Aviation, a nonprofit organization seeking to inform, inspire, and engage the aviation’s next […]

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  • Free tax preparation for South Shore residents

    Free tax preparation for South Shore residents

    Through the AARP Tax-Aide Program, California and Nevada taxpayers of all ages with low-to-moderate incomes  may receive free tax return preparation. There is no appointment necessary. Bring your Social Security card, photo ID, 2017 tax return documents, and a copy of your 2016 tax return. All tax returns are prepared and filed on site with […]

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  • Bowman stars in milk ads for Olympics

    Bowman stars in milk ads for Olympics

    By Karlene Lukovitz, Marketing Daily Gold medalist Maddie Bowman’s awesome freestyle skiing skills are on display in two new TV spots for Milk Life’s 2018 Winter Olympics campaign. This is the second Team USA outing for Milk Life — the tagline for The Milk Processor Education Program’s umbrella marketing campaign since 2014 (when it replaced […]

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  • Roof collapse triggers interest in Mt. Rose’s funky old lodge

    Roof collapse triggers interest in Mt. Rose’s funky old lodge

    By Alison Bender, Tahoe Quarterly Reindeer Lodge, located on a horseshoe curve along Mount Rose Highway between the ski resorts and Reno, has seen much in its 60 years of existence. It’s seen the old Reno Ski Bowl morph into Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe. It’s seen generations of UNR students as they drank hot-buttered rums […]

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