79.1 F
Tahoe City, CA
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Bill Watson

Thunderbird Lodge is teeming with activity as construction workers are bustling around, gardeners are tending to the foliage, the chefs are cooking up breakfast...

Verdi Train Robbery: Part I

Most motorists driving past the small town of Verdi never give much thought about this little community located on the Nevada side of the...

Death knell for Tom Bell

In the early 1850s, a former medical doctor and his gang of violent road agents terrorized travelers in the gold rush camps of the...

Robert M. Watson: Tahoe City Lawman

Robert “Bob” Montgomery Watson, an important and influential early resident at North Lake Tahoe, was appointed Tahoe City’s first constable in 1906 at the...

Ten Miles in One Day: A Railroading Marvel

Shortly before the American Civil War, Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman visited northern California. He pronounced that building a railroad over the rugged Sierra Nevada...

Reno’s effort inspired Squaw Valley Olympics

The Reno Tahoe Winter Games Coalition is working hard to land the 2026 Winter Games for the Tahoe Sierra region. They’re not alone in...

1862: California’s most devastating winter

There’s been a lot of talk about weather records being broken this winter, but it was only January’s epic snowfall totals that have made...

Lansford Hastings: Donner Party Villain?

This winter marks the 170th anniversary of the tragic tale of the Donner Party. Many mistakes were made by a variety of people, but historians...

1969 Squaw World Cup: Storms & shooting stars 

Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows will be hosting the FIS World Cup women’s slalom races on March 10 and 11. The biggest names in professional...

1960 Winter Olympics: Talent & determination 

  Squaw Valley is hosting the Audi FIS Ski World Cup women’s slalom races in March this year. The world’s top professional skiers will be...

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