Washoe Sherriff’s Office, WCSAR & HASTY Conduct Successful, Difficult Rescue

Washoe Sherriff’s Office, WCSAR & HASTY Conduct Successful, Difficult Rescue

Reno, CA…Washoe County Sheriff’s Office search and rescue volunteers just wrapped up a difficult rescue at the Hunter Creek Trail’s “Gully” up to Point 6247. Shortly after 11 o’clock this morning the call came in for a stranded 27 year old climber. The man is an experienced climber, but he didn’t have the proper equipment […]

Nevada Gaming Commission Lifting All Covid Mitigation Protocols June 1st

Nevada Gaming Commission Lifting All Covid Mitigation Protocols June 1st

Carson City, NV…Effective 12:00am on Tuesday, June 1, 2021, the Board rescinds all applicable COVID-19 mitigation protocols issued pursuant to section 18 of Emergency Directive 044, including, without limitation, Industry Notice #2021-41 and the Board’s “Health and Safety Policy for Continued Mitigation of the Spread of COVID-19 for Nonrestricted Licensees.” Except as otherwise provided below […]

Fire Bans Now in Effect in Many Jurisdictions Including NLTFPD Area

Fire Bans Now in Effect in Many Jurisdictions Including NLTFPD Area

Incline Village, NV…Our Federal and State land management officials have implemented a Fire Ban on all campfire and charcoal use BBQs in Placer and Nevada Counties in California. North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District will be joining this ban effective Monday, May 24th, 2021. This is a result of our lack of precipitation and the […]

National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week May 16TH – 22nd “This is EMS: Caring for Our Communities”

National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week May 16TH – 22nd “This is EMS: Caring for Our Communities”

Incline Village, NV…As we wrap up EMS Week at #InclineElementarySchool today, we thank our schools, teachers and students for your time spent with us, it was so nice to see you all in person and share our passion for fire and life safety. #community #EMSWeek2021 #FirefighterParamedic #NorthLakeTahoeFire — at Incline Elementary School. This year’s theme, […]

North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District Honors Engineer Ron Johnson on His Retirement!

North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District Honors Engineer Ron Johnson on His Retirement!

Incline Village, NV…In recognition of your outstanding years of service, congratulations Engineer Ron Johnson on your retirement. Enjoy this next chapter! You will be missed. #FireFamily #NorthLakeTahoeFire About NLTFPD Our Fire District is what we consider an “All Risk” Fire District. We respond to all types of emergency and/or public service situations. We have equipment […]

The Pet Network Welcomes New Executive Director

The Pet Network Welcomes New Executive Director

Incline Village, NV…Please join us in welcoming our new Executive Director, Simi Balter to Pet Network! Simi is coming to us from Southern California, she has over 20 years of experience in nonprofit leadership. She joined the Pet Network Team after spending the majority of her career working for a leading service dog organization. If […]

The Pet Network 2021 Pet Calendar Photo Contest

The Pet Network 2021 Pet Calendar Photo Contest

Incline Village, NV…The 2021 Pet Calendar Photo Contest goes live Monday, May 10th! Be sure to capture your pet’s good side, goofy smiles, and Tahoe moments for a chance to be featured in the Pet Network annual calendar as a Pet of the Month! This year’s submission fee is $10 dollars. All contest winners will […]

Great American Outdoors Act Funding Six Local Projects Including at Trailheads on Mt. Rose Highway

Great American Outdoors Act Funding Six Local Projects Including at Trailheads on Mt. Rose Highway

Incline Village, NV…Six projects in 2021 on the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest have been funded as part of the Great American Outdoors Act. These projects will improve visitor experience by reducing deferred maintenance backlogs and enhancing aging recreational infrastructure. The Forest received over $1.5 million for the following projects selected for this first round of funding. […]

Pet Network Humane Society Announces New Executive Director

Pet Network Humane Society Announces New Executive Director

Incline Village, NV…After a comprehensive nationwide search, the Pet Network Humane Society Board of Directors is pleased to announce the hiring of Simi Balter as Executive Director. Simi Balter joins the organization with 19 years of non-profit leadership experience. Simi comes to Pet Network after working with Canine Companions for Independence (CCI), where she served […]