Search & Rescue, Law Enforcement & Emergency Services Teams Combing Chimney Beach area for Missing Man (Update…Body Recovered)

Search & Rescue, Law Enforcement & Emergency Services Teams Combing Chimney Beach area for Missing Man (Update…Body Recovered)

Incline Village, NV…Update…Last night HASTY rescue divers found a man’s body submerged in Lake Tahoe off Chimney Beach. The man fits the description of Xavier Olivas, who crews searched for in excess of five hours. The official identification, cause and manner of death will be confirmed by the Medical Examiner. Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Search […]

From Peaks to Shore Summer Experiences are Limitless in North Lake Tahoe

From Peaks to Shore Summer Experiences are Limitless in North Lake Tahoe

North Lake Tahoe, CA/NV….A traditional Tahoe summer is planned in North Lake Tahoe this year as experiences unique to the region are scheduled to resume. From full moon kayak excursions and museum tours to pedaling along North Lake Tahoe’s paved and rugged paths and enjoying live music outdoors, there’s plenty to fill a multi-day vacation […]

2021 Local Heroes 4th of July Weekend

2021 Local Heroes 4th of July Weekend

Incline Village, NV…Although there are no fireworks this year, Incline Village will still be celebrating the 4th of July weekend with the theme of ‘Local Heroes’. We will feature traditional heroes like veterans, fire fighters, WSO peace officers, as well as the health care workers, educators, and service workers. In addition to floats we will […]

20 Cats & Dogs Find New Homes in Two Days

20 Cats & Dogs Find New Homes in Two Days

Incline Village, CA…Made possible by the Dave & Cheryl Duffield Foundation and Maddie’s Pet Project of Nevada, 20 cats & dogs from Pet Network Humane Society had their adoption fees waived and found loving homes this past Friday & Saturday! Thank you to the volunteers who made this event possible, and of course to all the big-hearted folks […]

Washoe County SWAT, Deputies Arrest Suspect in Series of Home Break-Ins After Occupied Home-Invasion & Standoff

Washoe County SWAT, Deputies Arrest Suspect in Series of Home Break-Ins After Occupied Home-Invasion & Standoff

Incline Village, NV…Donald Diffin, 49, is in custody at the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Detention Facility after an hours-long standoff with Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Deputies, assisting agencies, and the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office SWAT Team Saturday night. Patrol deputies were first called to the 300 block of Winding Way in Incline Village shortly […]

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 […]