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Tahoe City, CA
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Incline Village & Crystal Bay

Following the mining boom on the Comstock Lode, lakefront summer homes began popping up around Lake Tahoe. George Whittell, an independently wealthy man, took...

Mark Twain’s Nevada adventures, Part II

Editor’s Note: To read Part I of “Mark Twain’s Nevada adventures,” visit TheTahoeWeekly.com. Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain) arrived in Carson City, Nevada Territory, on Aug....

Oh Dark Thirty

Until recent years, I always got out of bed early. It started when I got my first morning paper route at the age of...

Donner Lake & Donner Summit

Jenn Sheridan  · An area steeped in history, Donner Pass is a hub for transportation into the West. One of the first routes used by...

Mark Twain & his Tahoe adventures, Part I

Historic anniversaries abound this year. Both the Truckee and Tahoe City communities are celebrating sesquicentennial birthdays from 1863 and the Tahoe Dam was completed...

Around the world alone

On July 8, 2013, three weeks shy of her 71st birthday, Jean Socrates, a retired British mathematics university professor crossed the finish line and...

Tahoe City

Celebrating its 150th anniversary over Labor Day weekend, Tahoe City is a center for shopping, dining and outdoor recreation located at the mouth of...

Tahoe City celebrates 150th | History of Tahoe City

Steamer “Tahoe” meeting the Lake Tahoe Railway at the Tahoe City pier to whisk passengers to their final destinations around Big Blue.  · Tahoe City...

Lake Tahoe’s place in history

For generations, Lake Tahoe has inspired untold numbers of people fortunate enough to view its pristine waters and forest-cloaked mountains. For countless summers, American Indians...


I walked down the wide, cold, green hospital corridor with Wini Jones to visit a friend of hers who had just undergone, yet another,...


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