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Truckee football | Wolverines win fourth straight state title

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – The Truckee football team defeated Moapa Valley 34-10 to capture its fourth consecutive state championship in Las Vegas on Saturday. 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunTruckee football | Wolverines win fourth straight state titleNovember, 18 2012 1:05 am MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »

New information hub for environmentally-friendly organizations in Truckee

TRUCKEE, Calif. – Truckee has become an exceptionally forward-looking community with a diversity of organizations and programs vectored toward both environmental and economic sustainability. As a way to consolidate information a Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunNew information hub for environmentally-friendly organizations in TruckeeNovember, 17 2012 1:44 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com... Read more »

Lake Tahoe fire chiefs express concerns over prescribed burns

LAKE TAHOE – The Tahoe Regional Planning Agency’s Governing Board on Thursday shot down a suggestion Lake Tahoe Basin fire chiefs feared could hinder forest fuel reduction work.As part of several suggestions this week, C Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunLake Tahoe fire chiefs express concerns over prescribed burns November, 16 2012 1:56 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »

Long-awaited Tahoe plan heads for approval

LAKE TAHOE – With a little less than a month to go before possible approval, the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency’s Regional Plan Update has attracted widespread support – and stiff opposition.The sweeping plan, whic Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunLong-awaited Tahoe plan heads for approval November, 16 2012 1:57 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »

October birth announcements, Tahoe Forest Hospital

TRUCKEE, Calif. – The following are births for the month of October 2012 at Tahoe Forest Hospital.Emily Danielle, a girl, was born to Federico Almaraz Martinez and Maria Gopar Martinez of Kings Beach on October 7.Olivia Grac Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunOctober birth announcements, Tahoe Forest HospitalNovember, 16 2012 9:41 am MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »

Three bands, three DJs win SnowGlobe spots

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – Score one for the organics.A reggae band from Sacramento won first place Monday in a Facebook contest to perform at South Lake Tahoe’s Dec. 29-31 SnowGlobe festival, which will feature mostly t Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunThree bands, three DJs win SnowGlobe spotsNovember, 15 2012 4:40 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »

Tahoe Backcountry Vertical Challenge | Fundraising initiative to benefit Sierra Avalanche Center

TAHOE, Calif. – The 2012/2013 Tahoe Backcountry Vertical Challenge, sponsored by Alpenglow Sports and Dynafit, continues its third year as Lake Tahoe’s community-wide fundraising initiative to benefit the Sierra Avalanche Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunTahoe Backcountry Vertical Challenge | Fundraising initiative to benefit Sierra Avalanche CenterNovember, 15 2012 1:20 pm MST Full... Read more »

Hell on the Highway | National Geographic documents hazards of foul-weather passage on Interstate 80

TRUCKEE, Calif. – Winter rages across Donner Summit, 100 mph wind gusts blow Pacific storms of blinding snow that ravage the 7,240-foot pass on Interstate 80 above Donner Lake. The brutal storm systems dump an average snow accum Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunHell on the Highway | National Geographic documents hazards of foul-weather passage on Interstate 80 November, 14 2012 5:47 pm MST Full... Read more »

Fast, frequent and free: Could this be the future of North Lake Tahoe’s public transportation?

TAHOE/TRUCKEE – In the early evening hours on a brisk Wednesday, Homewood resident Jarek Sznytzer stood outside waiting with a bag in tow at the newly completed Placer County Transit Center in Tahoe City for his ride: a TART bus Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunFast, frequent and free: Could this be the future of North Lake Tahoe’s public transportation?November, 14 2012 8:16 am MST Full... Read more »

North Tahoe soccer | Laker boys can’t get past North Shore rival

The Lakers never quite solved the Highlanders this year.After three narrow defeats at the hands of their lakeside rival, the third-seeded North Tahoe boys soccer team lost 1-0 to Incline in the semifinal round of the Division III st Copyright 2012 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunNorth Tahoe soccer | Laker boys can’t get past North Shore rivalNovember, 13 2012 4:03 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All... Read more »