Me for Incredible Youth (MEFIYI) thanks The Rotary Club of Minden for awarding a grant supporting its sports, education and career development teen programs. The programs mentors students, ages 12-18, helping them explore their talents and ambitions. Shout out to Jen Nalder for making this all happen.
Southern Sierra fires responsible for haze in Douglas County
The acreage burned in the Caldor Fire was revised downward by 410 acres to 218,857 due to better mapping.
Tickets are still available for the annual Candy Dance dinner in Genoa Park on Sept. 25.
The potential for critical fire weather this weekend has prompted NV Energy to notify customers that it might turn off the electricity to portions of the Lake Tahoe Basin and Carson Valley on Sunday.
Fire officials are asking travelers on Highway 88 to watch for fire equipment on the route, which opened at 4 p.m.
The lifting of a regional closure order tonight includes the Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit outside of the back country.
The operator of Gardnerville Overland Restaurant and Pub are merging with Great Basin Brewery in Sparks, according to a statement issued Tuesday night.
The Caldor Fire didn’t grow an inch overnight on Monday, sticking at 219,267 acres with containment reaching 68 percent, according to the Tuesday morning update.
A fire is a living entity, creating its own rules from the nature of its being. It is not kind or thoughtful, nor in the least judgmental. It takes both the saintly along with the wicked in its own portions.