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Three ‘Drought Bear’ Cubs Captured, Released at Lake Tahoe

July 17, 2014 | 3:22 pm

Three ‘Drought Bear’ Cubs Captured, Released at Lake Tahoe

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Since July 1, officials have trapped and released nine black bears and killed one.

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Native Americans Say No to Naming Lake Tahoe Cove for Mark Twain

May 19, 2014 | 7:03 am

Native Americans Say No to Naming Lake Tahoe Cove for Mark Twain

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Nevada agency drops idea of naming a cove for author after tribe cites racism in his writings.

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South Lake Tahoe’s Jamie Anderson Wins Slopestyle Gold

February 9, 2014 | 11:51 am

South Lake Tahoe’s Jamie Anderson Wins Slopestyle Gold

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‘Hippie’ snowboarder conquers course that got the better of one competitor after another.

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Rim Fire Fallout: Smoke Still Spreads from Blaze to Lake Tahoe, Reno and Beyond

August 25, 2013 | 1:30 pm

Rim Fire Fallout: Smoke Still Spreads from Blaze to Lake Tahoe, Reno and Beyond

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Update Wednesday Aug. 28: Latest air quality and smoke information here. Update Monday, Aug. 26: From the local website MyMotherLode: The Tuolumne County Air Pollution Control District has extended the Air Quality Alert for Tuolumne County due to smoke impacts from the Rim Fire. The Air Quality Alert is now in effect until 12 PM on […]

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Luxurious $3.2M Yacht Sinks in Lake Tahoe Marina

July 10, 2012 | 9:59 am

Luxurious $3.2M Yacht Sinks in Lake Tahoe Marina

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SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (AP) — Witnesses say a three-story yacht that recently sold for $3.2 million sunk in a Lake Tahoe marina. It’s not clear what sent the 86-foot Sierra Rose vessel underwater at the Tahoe Keys Marina by Monday morning, although neighbors report hearing the sound of tearing metal Sunday night. Witness Heather […]

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Climate Change, Clams Cloud Up Lake Tahoe; 2010 is 2nd-Worst Level Ever Recorded

September 16, 2011 | 4:19 pm

Climate Change, Clams Cloud Up Lake Tahoe; 2010 is 2nd-Worst Level Ever Recorded

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Over the last 15 years, more than a billion dollars has been spent to protect Lake Tahoe’s clear waters from runoff and erosion. Now, new threats to lake’s clarity are emerging, just as restoration funding is drying up. Researchers from UC Davis are hot on the trail of one of those threats. On a recent […]

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Tour of California: Stage 1 Snowed Out

May 15, 2011 | 1:47 pm

Tour of California: Stage 1 Snowed Out

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Update, 2:25 p.m.: Here’s the official statement from the tour people, complete with Levi Leipheimer’s statement to the crowd at the start line: Due to extreme weather conditions and potentially unsafe roads, Stage 1 of the 2011 Amgen Tour of California was cancelled just before the riders, who were lined up at the start, were […]

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