Football Season Kicks off with the Truckee Wolverines Pounding the Bret Harte Bullfrogs 61 – 7

Football Season Kicks off with the Truckee Wolverines Pounding the Bret Harte Bullfrogs 61 – 7

Angels Camp, CA…Training and living at altitude gave the Truckee Wolverines an advantage when they dropped into pay Bret Harte a visit last night. They kept throwing fresh legs at the Bullfrogs that at times moved the ball well but had some self inflicted and Wolverine inflicted wounds that kept them from having a chance […]

Bijou Marketplace Groundbreaking Ceremony

Bijou Marketplace Groundbreaking Ceremony

South Lake Tahoe, CA…The City of South Lake Tahoe hosted a groundbreaking ceremony of the Bijou Marketplace located at the corner of Highway 50 and Ski Run Blvd. City of South Lake Tahoe Mayor Austin Sass said, “When our visitors come down Highway 50 and reach the Gateway to Heavenly, now they will be greeted […]

Forest Service Begins Work on Final Phase of Burke Creek Restoration

Forest Service Begins Work on Final Phase of Burke Creek Restoration

South Lake Tahoe, CA…Next Monday, July 31, 2017, the U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) will begin the final phase of the Burke Creek Highway 50 Crossing and Realignment Project near Kahle Drive in Stateline, Nevada. The project to restore the Burke Creek channel and adjacent marsh aims to decrease the amount […]

Body Possibly Found in River

Body Possibly Found in River

Soda Springs, CA…CHP is reporting a report of a body possibly located in river. A reporting party advised that he was driving to cabin and male walking up road said they had found a body in the river…. Incident: 00060 Type: Fatality Location: 0 Donner Pass Rd Loc Desc: 51067 CONIFER PLAVADA Lat/Lon: 39.316102 -120.443851 […]

Keep Your Cool: How to Avoid Heat-Related Illnesses By, Tamara Burns, RN

Keep Your Cool: How to Avoid Heat-Related Illnesses By, Tamara Burns, RN

Lake Tahoe, CA/NV…It’s that time of year where heat-related illnesses are on the rise for locals and visitors alike. Heat illnesses include dehydration, heat exhaustion, and heat stroke. It is important to understand the differences, especially when exercising in an area like Lake Tahoe with higher altitudes and higher temperatures.           […]

Helicopter Crash Lands Near Soda Springs

Helicopter Crash Lands Near Soda Springs

Soda Springs, CA…CHP is reporting an aircraft emergency in the Soda Springs area. A PG&E helicopter has gone down. No injures thankfully but the helicopter will need a bit of care. Please use caution in the area… Incident: 00065 Type: Aircraft Emergency Location: 0 Kidd Lakes Rd Loc Desc: ROYAL GORGE SKI AREA Lat/Lon: 39.314045 […]

Traffic Update…I-80 Reopens After Brush Fire

Traffic Update…I-80 Reopens After Brush Fire

Truckee, CA…I-80 has slowly come back to life after being closed for the afternoon due to a brush fire. Below is the raw CHP incident log (at least on the public side) sometimes these make interesting reading after the incident winds down as they show a blow, by blow progression of the fire or incident. […]