Drought, Extreme Winter Reduce Tahoe’s Clarity, but Restoration Remains on Track ~ By Joanne S. Marchetta

Drought, Extreme Winter Reduce Tahoe’s Clarity, but Restoration Remains on Track  ~ By Joanne S. Marchetta

Stateline, NV…Lake Tahoe is one of the clearest lakes in the world, known around the globe for its spectacular scenery. The lake’s water clarity is one of the many attributes that make the Tahoe Basin such an amazing natural resource and a mecca for outdoor recreation. For half a century, TRPA and its many partners […]

Celebrating Native Species Festival with Tahoe Yellow Cress planting at Baldwin Beach

Celebrating Native Species Festival with Tahoe Yellow Cress planting at Baldwin Beach

South Lake Tahow, CA…On Saturday, June 23, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., the Sugar Pine Foundation will co-host a Tahoe yellow cress (TYC) planting with the Tahoe yellow cress Adaptive Management Working Group at Baldwin Beach, which is National Forest System land managed by the USDA Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit […]

Reno Hindu leader to Open Pennsylvania & Rhode Island Senates & Houses with Hindu prayers

Reno Hindu leader to Open Pennsylvania & Rhode Island Senates & Houses with Hindu prayers

Reno, NV…Pennsylvania and Rhode Island Senates and Houses of Representatives will open their June 19 and 20 sessions respectively in Harrisburg and Providence with Hindu mantras, containing verses from world’s oldest existing scripture. Reno based Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will deliver the invocations from ancient Sanskrit scriptures before the Senates and Houses of these states. […]

Forest Service Hosts Open House for Incline Management Plan

Forest Service Hosts Open House for Incline Management Plan

South Lake Tahoe, CA…The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit will host an open house to discuss the proposed management of 1,138 acres of National Forest System lands above Incline Village, Nevada, on Thursday, December 21, 2017, from 3 – 6 p.m. at The Chateau, 955 Fairway Blvd., Incline Village, NV 89451. For […]

Charles Manson 1934 -2017

Charles Manson 1934 -2017

Bakersfield, CA…From Wikipedia..”Charles Milles Manson (born Charles Milles Maddox, November 12, 1934 – November 19, 2017) was an American criminal and former cult leader who led what became known as the Manson Family, a quasi-commune that arose in California in the late 1960s. Manson’s followers committed a series of nine murders at four locations in […]

President Trump Proclaims November 19 Through 25, 2017, as National Family Week

President Trump Proclaims November 19 Through 25, 2017, as National Family Week

Washington, DC…During National Family Week, we emphasize the importance of preserving and promoting strong families, the cornerstone of our society. Families are as diverse as our Nation. They often extend beyond moms, dads, and their children, and include adoptive and foster parents, grandparents, and extended relatives. But no matter their makeup, families share a unique […]

Fall is the Season for Heightened Bear Activity in the High Country and Foothills

Fall is the Season for Heightened Bear Activity in the High Country and Foothills

South Lake Tahoe, CA…The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) and the U.S. Forest Service remind citizens visiting or living in the high country and foothills that fall is the time of year for increased bear foraging activity and more human and bear encounters are possible. California black bears are typically active and foraging […]

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.           […]

Tahoe Goes High Tech to Fight Aquatic Invasive Plants

Tahoe Goes High Tech to Fight Aquatic Invasive Plants

South Lake Tahoe, CA…The Tahoe Resource Conservation District (Tahoe RCD), in collaboration with Inventive Resources, Inc., announce that for the first time, ultraviolet light will be tested in open waters of Lake Tahoe to kill aquatic invasive plants. This initiative is possible thanks to a grant for project implementation from the California Tahoe Conservancy and […]

Sickness Unto Death Part VII: Health Care — Right or Responsibility? ~ By John MacWillie, Ph.D.

Sickness Unto Death Part VII: Health Care — Right or Responsibility? ~ By John MacWillie, Ph.D.

Murphys, CA…The United States Declaration of Independence declares “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.” Without good health, where is the possibility for the pursuit of happiness? […]

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