Explore the Milky Way

The Milky Way in August as seen from the northern shores of Lake Tahoe is spectacular to behold on a moonless evening. Breaching as...

Asian clam control project begins at Sand Harbor

  A team of partners from the Lake Tahoe Aquatic Invasive Species Program is scheduled to begin implementation of an Asian clam control project in...

Bryan Allegretto | Life As a Tahoe Weatherman

It’s 4 a.m., the temperatures are in the single digits, the wind is howling, and Tahoe weather forecaster Bryan Allegretto is just rising to...

Plastics impact on world oceans

“The Smog of the Sea” chronicles a 1-week journey through the remote waters of the Sargasso Sea to assess the impact of plastics on...

Safety Tips for July Fourth

The Fourth of July holiday period is the busiest time of year in the Tahoe Basin. U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit...

Tahoe Husky Rescue | Brad Taylor & Letisha Cole

Tahoe Husky Rescue founders Brad Taylor and Letisha Cole exude a calming, assuring aura that makes them instantly likeable to humans and animals. I...

“Permanent Vacation” reading

Word After Word in Truckee hosts readings from “Permanent Vacation II: Eighteen Writers on Work and Life in Our National Parks” on June 25 at...

Protecting nature’s dam builders · Sherry Guzzi

Last summer I noticed that a beaver dam had been constructed across the Truckee River above the River Ranch rapids (visit TheTahoeWeekly.com for the...

BioBlitz Family Science Day

The fourth annual BioBlitz with Family Activities hosted by Sierra Watershed Education Partnerships is on July 21 at U.C. Berkeley Sagehen Creek Field Station....

Prepare for wildfire season with defensible space 

Wildfires are burning in the Sierra Nevada and homeowners around Lake Tahoe must ensure they are prepared for wildfire by clearing hazardous fuels from...