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Snowmaking underway, Nov. 16 opening slated at Northstar

TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. – Winter arrived at Northstar with plenty of fresh snow at the summit. Taking advantage of the cold temperatures, Northstar has fired up the largest snowmaking system on the North shore and is making snow i Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunSnowmaking underway, Nov. 16 opening slated at NorthstarOctober, 31 2012 3:55 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »

Protecting Lake Tahoe: Divers begin laying barriers in Emerald Bay

TAHOMA, Calif. – Divers started laying barriers In Emerald Bay on Wednesday as part of the largest Asian clam eradication project in Lake Tahoe’s history.The $ 810,000 Lake Tahoe Aquatic Invasive Species program aims to elimina Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunProtecting Lake Tahoe: Divers begin laying barriers in Emerald BayOctober, 31 2012 8:34 am MST Full Story sierrasun.com |... Read more »

Truckee volleyball | Wolverines make quick work of Sparks to open postseason

TRUCKEE, Calif. — The top-seeded Truckee volleyball team defeated visiting Sparks in straight sets, 25-11, 25-11, 25-11, on Tuesday. Check back for a full story. Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunTruckee volleyball | Wolverines make quick work of Sparks to open postseason October, 30 2012 9:19 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »

Tahoe Truckee community announcements

Health & Wellness briefsTAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. – Content is selected from e-mail submissions to Community Editor Amy Edgett at aedgett@sierrasun.com. Submissions are published in the print edition news space permitting. To enter Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunTahoe Truckee community announcementsOctober, 30 2012 12:35 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »

InnerRhythms adds new tap classes and instructor

TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. – Connor DiNapoli joins the talented staff at InnerRhythms with three new tap dancing classes offered on Monday evenings. Connor started dancing at the age of 4 under the tutelage of his aunt Sheri Lynn Van Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunInnerRhythms adds new tap classes and instructorOctober, 29 2012 5:17 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »

Welcome Winter | Squaw Valley opened for skiing/riding fundraiser

OLYMPIC VALLEY, Calif. – Skiers and riders were invited to make their first turns today at Squaw Valley for a special, one-day Welcome Winter Fundraiser in celebration of the significant pre-season snowfall and to help raise fun Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunWelcome Winter | Squaw Valley opened for skiing/riding fundraiserOctober, 29 2012 5:51 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »

Meet Your Merchant: Nothing but smiles (and art) at Smiley’s Tattoo

TRUCKEE, Calif. – Right in the heart of Truckee, an artist is at work.Neil “Smiley” Manos has been a tattoo artist for 14 years. Originally from Huntington Beach, Calif., Manos found himself in Truckee five years a Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunMeet Your Merchant: Nothing but smiles (and art) at Smiley’s TattooOctober, 29 2012 7:29 am MST Full Story sierrasun.com |... Read more »

Truckee volleyball | Wolverines sweep through Mount Rose League

TRUCKEE, Calif. – South Tahoe is accustomed to overpowering its Mount Rose League volleyball opponents. But the Wolverines are a different kind of animal. The three-time defending state champs took advantage of the Vikings’ s Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunTruckee volleyball | Wolverines sweep through Mount Rose LeagueOctober, 27 2012 11:30 am MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All... Read more »

Truckee football | Wolverines win offensive battle at South Tahoe

SOUTH TAHOE, Calif. – As Tyler Griffin sailed down the line with a 42-yard touchdown pass tucked neatly under his arm, he eclipsed any chance of a Vikings comeback. Griffin’s TD gave Truckee a 21-point lead and delivered a d Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunTruckee football | Wolverines win offensive battle at South TahoeOctober, 27 2012 11:43 am MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All... Read more »

More chipmunks found with plague at Lake Tahoe

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – Two more chipmunks have tested positive for plague at the South Shore, but the risk of the bacterial disease spreading remains low, according to El Dorado County health officials.Thirty-eight chipmun Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunMore chipmunks found with plague at Lake TahoeOctober, 27 2012 11:50 am MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »