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‘Decent finish’ helps South Shore ski resorts (1)

April 19, 2014 — 

The South Shore’s 2013-14 ski season is officially coming to end, with two local ski resorts shutting down winter operations Sunday and a third closing April 27. A lack of …

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Groups working to clarify stormwater (2)

April 19, 2014 — 

The League to Save Lake Tahoe focused on ways to reduce the amount of stormwater pollution entering the lake. There’s a lot that government agencies in the basin are doing …

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Undergraduate students showcase research April 23 (3)

April 19, 2014 — 

Undergraduate students from the University of Nevada, Reno, the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and Sierra Nevada College will showcase their research at the Nevada Undergraduate Research Symposium held in …

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Motorcyclist injured in Bridgeport collision (4)

April 18, 2014 — 

A South Lake Tahoe motorcyclist was seriously injured Friday afternoon when he collided with a pickup eight miles north of Bridgeport. The 61-year-old man was southbound on State Route 182 …

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Valley churches celebrate Good Friday andEaster (5)

April 18, 2014 — 

Calvary Chapel — Easter Sunday 9 a.m. at 1004 Dresslerville, Gardnerville. Information, 265-3259 Carson Valley United Methodist — Good Friday service noon-3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Easter Sunday sunrise worship …

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Washoe woman charges abuse of police power (6)

April 18, 2014 — 

Members of the Washoe Tribe recently protested the handling of a case by the tribal courts. Dresslerville resident Andrea Big Goose is accused of hindering Tribal Police who came to …

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Douglas Speech and Debate Team headed to nationals (7)

April 18, 2014 — 

The Douglas Speech and Debate Team would like to persuade Carson Valley residents to help send their four qualifying students to the national speech and debate tournament this summer. Their …

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Cowboy Festival tips hat to Nevada’s 150th (8)

April 18, 2014 — 

It’s fitting that Nevada’s oldest town offers two of the official registered statewide events celebrating Nevada’s 150th birthday. The 5th annual Genoa Cowboy Festival, May 2 to 4, is one …

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Audit lists Xerox’s health exchange flubs (9)

April 18, 2014 — 

Auditors say Xerox is failing to meet nearly all of the performance measures in its contract with the state’s Silver State Health Insurance Exchange. The firm Health Claim Auditors reviewed …

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Valet greets South Shore’s guests for 25 years (10)

April 18, 2014 — 

Michael Sweet rushed to the door of Harveys Resort and Casino last week and held it open for a pair of newly arrived hotel guests. “They’re waiting for you in …

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The R-C Morning Report for April 18 (11)

April 18, 2014 — 

The R-C, the Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce and the Business Council of Douglas County are working on a May 8 political forum with candidates for Douglas County sheriff and …

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Genoa Main Street to be closed for Cowboy (12)

April 17, 2014 — 

Main Street and Jacks Valley Road between Nixon and 5th streets in Genoa will be closed May 1-4 for the fifth annual Genoa Cowboy Festival. The closure will start at …

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‘There are families who desperately need help now’ (13)

April 17, 2014 — 

After the birth of her son in 2003, Wendi Fauria filled photo albums with dozens of pictures of his smiling face. At eight months, she noticed that bright smile had …

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Gomez attorney seeks global resolution (14)

April 17, 2014 — 

Criminal proceedings against ex-fugitive David Gomez have been continued for one month while his attorney seeks a global resolution of multiple charges facing the 31-year-old Gardnerville man. Attorney Dennis Cameron …

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Ex-coach banned from youth sports (15)

April 17, 2014 — 

A former soccer coach pleaded no contest Wednesday to a battery charge against a referee, and was banned from coaching youth sports for two years. In addition, East Fork Justice …

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Final crowbar burglar gets prison (16)

April 17, 2014 — 

A 44-year-old South Lake Tahoe man, who had hoped for probation, was sentenced Tuesday to a minimum of 66 months in prison for his role in a series of burglaries. …

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Training focuses on mental health first aid (17)

April 17, 2014 — 

You’re walking down the street, and you come across a person who is visibly in distress. He or she may be talking loudly to no one, or gesticulating wildly. What …

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South Lake denial drives 4:20 concert to Reno (18)

April 17, 2014 — 

A South Lake Tahoe medical marijuana dispensary’s planned 420 celebration featuring musician Julian Marley this Easter Sunday went up in smoke after a permit dispute with the city on Tuesday. …

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Blood moon over Tahoe (19)

April 17, 2014 — 

Scott Budnik of Meyers took these photos of Tuesday morning’s “blood moon.” Even though the moon is in the Earth’s shadow, it appeared red or orange. That’s from light around …

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Chimney Beach among Forest Service areas opening soon (20)

April 17, 2014 — 

The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit is opening some recreation facilities early this season. Inspiration Point, Logan Shoals, Chimney Beach and Secret Harbor open April 21, while …

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