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‘Daily Show’ host at Harveys this summer

April 17, 2019 — Harrah's and Harveys Lake Tahoe and Another Planet Entertainment announced the host of Comedy Central's "The Daily Show," Trevor Noah, is bringing his "Loud & Clear Tour" to the 2019 Lake Tahoe Summer Concert Series at Harveys Outdoor Arena on July 5. Trevor Noah is

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Arts Council final concert May 3

April 16, 2019 — Laurie Lewis and the Right Hands will appear in concert May 3 at the CVIC Hall in Minden. This will be the last concert in the 2018-2019 Carson Valley Arts Council Concert Series. Grammy Award-winning musician Lewis was a founding member of the Good Ol'

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Heritage Days rides into Genoa April 26-28

April 15, 2019 — Nevada's oldest town will be up to its chaps in cowboy culture April 26-28 during the second Genoa Western Heritage Days. The three-day festival is sponsored by Friends of Genoa, David Walley's Hot Springs & Resort, Cowboy Heritage Club, The Pink House, Genoa Volunteer Fire

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Jimmie Vaughan with special guest Coco Montoya at MontBleu Resort Casino and Spa at Lake Tahoe

April 12, 2019 — Blues legend Jimmie Vaughan is coming to Tahoe April 12, and he's going to be joined by special guest Coco Montoya. Texas-born Vaughan has been playing, and at time embodying, the blues for over 50 years. As his online bio notes, he has "dedicated his

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Tahoe resorts blowing out season with pond skims, brews and more

April 12, 2019 — Fun on the mountain ain't over yet, but resorts around the lake are hosting a slew of springtime events this weekend. And for many, the festivities will mark the second to last weekend of operations before closing. Of course, with the amazing snowpack a few

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Charity art sale Saturday

April 12, 2019 — An art sale to raise money for charity is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 88 Cups in Minden. Artist Nancy Raven said the sale will feature local artists, who are donating their work with the proceeds going to charities such as the Douglas

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Museum hosts art and wine event

April 11, 2019 — The Douglas County Historical Society will be hosting Art & Wine on the Green at the Carson Valley Museum & Cultural Center. "Guests are invited to peruse a selection of quality art, paintings, photography, handcrafted jewelry and more," Historical Society President Dennis Little said. "Enjoy

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East Fork Spring Reception features miniatures

April 3, 2019 — The East Fork Gallery, located in The Record-Courier Center, 1503 Main St., is hosting its annual Spring Reception on 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 14. Featured this year is a judged miniature show with a variety of work representing local artists. All artwork is

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Sinfonia Spring Concert Sunday in Minden

April 2, 2019 — The Carson Valley Sinfonia will present its annual Spring Concert at 4 p.m. Sunday at the CVIC Hall in Minden. The performance is open to the public without charge. The program will include scores by Bach and Mozart and feature the compositions and arrangements of

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Spring Loaded Brewfest and 5k this weekend in South Lake Tahoe

March 29, 2019 — It's officially spring, which means it is the perfect time to throw an event blending booze and running. The second annual Spring Loaded Brewfest and 5k Fun Run is back on South Shore this weekend. The fun starts Friday with at 3:30 p.m. with a

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Shelton, Richie added to summer concert series

March 28, 2019 — Harveys Lake Tahoe announced the next two shows for the 2019 Lake Tahoe Summer Concert Series, including the performance the weekend of the annual celebrity golf tournament. Country star Blake Shelton will take the stage July 12 as part of the festivities for the 30th

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Martina McBride performs at TJ’s Corral on Aug. 4

March 28, 2019 — Martina McBride has joined the 2019 Concert Lineup in TJ's Corral and she will be performing Aug. 4. McBride is a multiple Grammy-nominated country icon whose incomparable vocals have kept her at the top of the charts garnering six No. 1 hits and 20 top-10

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Tahoe Symphony brings Bach to Gardnerville

March 25, 2019 — A sweeping, yet intimate and heart-rending, drama of Bach's "St. Matthew Passion," with double orchestra, chorus, and phenomenal vocal soloists will be performed in Gardnerville by the Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus. The symphony is scheduled to appear 4 p.m. April 14 at Trinity Lutheran

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Chess club seeking more players

March 22, 2019 — Chess players all over the world recognize March as the month World Chess Champion, American Bobby Fischer was born. "Playing chess is a great way to make friends wherever you go," said Gil Lederman, who has organized a weekly game at the Douglas County Community

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Polar Plunge raises money for Special Olympics

March 22, 2019 — The 2019 Lake Tahoe Polar Plunge, sponsored by Greater Nevada Credit Union is March 30 at Zephyr Cove. A fundraiser for Nevada Special Olympics, the event features hundreds of participants jumping in and out of the chilly water of Lake Tahoe. As of Friday, more

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20-30 Club seeks old parade video, movies

March 22, 2019 — With a parade theme of Carson Valley goes to the movies, members of the Carson Valley Active 20-30 Club are hoping residents will dig up old videos or home movies of the event. The parade is scheduled for June 8 and the Carson Valley Days

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Library offers free music

March 22, 2019 — Freegal is the new free music application at the Douglas County Public Library and can be accessed through apps for Apple devices, some Androids, and newer Kindle Fires. It is also available for computers using a web browser such as Internet Explorer, Firefox, or Chrome.

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Sister’s Easter Catechism at CVI on April 20

March 22, 2019 — Tickets are available for Sister's Easter Catechism on April 20 at the Carson Valley Inn in Minden. Sister answers timeworn questions of the season like "Why isn't Easter the same day every year like Christmas?" and "Will My Bunny Go To Heaven?" Part pageant, and

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Pink Heavenly to help local cancer treatment efforts

March 22, 2019 — Grab whatever pink clothing you own and your skis or snowboard and head to Heavenly Mountain Resort on Saturday for the first ever Pink Heavenly event. Organized by the Barton Foundation, this inaugural slopeside fundraising event benefits cancer support services available through Barton Health. Studies

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Cheech & Chong light up Lake Tahoe at MontBleu Resort Casino and Spa

March 22, 2019 — Legendary comedy duo Cheech & Chong return to Tahoe this weekend, and you're not going to want to pass on this show. For more than 40 years Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong have been making people laugh, both through shared and independent ventures (did we

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