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Tahoe City, CA
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Duane L. Bliss: An Unusual Tahoe Visionary, Part III

In the 19th century, Duane Leroy Bliss made a fortune as a timber baron, whose industry destroyed much of Lake Tahoe’s old growth forest....

Duane L. Bliss: An Unusual Tahoe Visionary, Part II

Duane Leroy Bliss made a fortune as a timber baron, whose industry destroyed much of Lake Tahoe’s old growth forest in the 19th century....

A Magical History: SnowFest!

SnowFest!, North Tahoe’s annual winter carnival, is celebrating its 35th anniversary this year and organizers and sponsors are hoping that this popular mountain Mardi...

Joe Pete Wilson | Tahoe Olympian, cross-country skiing pioneer

The Weekly has been having fun interviewing a cadre of Tahoe locals and transplants who are doing their best to be a part of...

First Boats on Big Blue

This weekend, Sierra Boat Company in Carnelian Bay is hosting the Concours d’Elegance wooden boat show, a gathering of some of the world’s most...

East Shore lore

The boulder-strewn East Shore south of Cave Rock is a great place for cruising and sightseeing on Lake Tahoe, but with few safe spots...

Mining the Comstock

By Jack Harpster ·  Virginia City, in Utah Territory, was just getting established when Duane Bliss and Philipp Deidesheimer arrived in 1860. The two men...

Maritime history lies on the bottom of Lake Tahoe

Beneath the surface of the brilliant blue waters of Lake Tahoe lies the wreckage of a bygone era of maritime history. The Steamers “Tahoe,”...

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...

Danger of winter floods

After four consecutive winters with less than average precipitation — especially 2014-15, the least snowy of record — it’s nice to see the Tahoe...

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