The Aug. 20 R-C Morning Report |

The Aug. 20 R-C Morning Report

John Flaherty's photo of Topaz Lake from the hill above the Topaz Lodge.
Topaz Lake

Genoa, Nev. — The Tahoe Symphony’s Northstar Chamber players perform 7 p.m. today at Trinity Lutheran Church in Gardnerville. For information visit their web site at

Going through my musical notes, the Douglas High School Music program is selling $10 raffle tickets to raise money through Aug. 30. Grand prize is four two-day tickets to Disneyland. Second prize is a $500 gas card. 

I’m still working on getting the identity of the motorist killed down in Holbrook on Friday morning. I have a feeling the whole neighborhood down south knows.

The high on Monday was 90 degrees at Minden-Tahoe Airport. That was a little cooler than the weekend, but not by much. 

We’re looking at sunny skies and a high temperature of 90 degrees today. There won’t be much cooling from the breeze this afternoon, sine it’ll be 5 p.m. until after sunset. 

Kurt Hildebrand is editor of The Record-Courier. Reach him at