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Tuesday, April 15 2014
U.S. Forest Service fuels management crews expect to continue prescribed fire operations around the Lake Tahoe Basin the week of April 14, 2014, and are likely to continue operations throughout the month of April, weather permitting. During the next few weeks, burning may take place on Spooner Summit on the East Shore, in the Luther Pass Campground off of Highway 89 S near South Lake Tahoe, and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, April 15 2014
The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit will open some recreational facilities early for the 2014 season. Inspiration Point, Logan Shoals, Chimney Beach, and Secret Harbor open April 21, 2014, and Sawmill Pond and the Sandpit OHV areas open May 1, 2014. Baldwin Beach and Nevada Beach and Campground open May 9, 2014. Kaspian, Meeks Bay, Bayview, and Fallen Leaf campgrounds and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, April 15 2014
The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit will begin work this spring to install best management practices (BMPs) and upgrades to the William Kent Campground on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe. The campground will be closed for construction during the 2014 operating season, which runs approximately May through October, and the William Kent beach/day use site will be closed for ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, April 02 2014
As part of April’s Distracted Driving Awareness Month campaign, South Lake Tahoe Police Department will be joining with over 200 other local law enforcement agencies and the California Highway Patrol in a month long “zero tolerance” enforcement campaign to curb those texting or operating hand-held cell phones while driving. Officers will be on alert throughout the month for ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Monday, March 17 2014
For the first time several Douglas County businesses were awarded a Spotlight Award at the County’s Financial State of the County event held on March 10th 2014. The Spotlight Awards recognized businesses in 7 categories: Retail, Restaurant, Manufacturing and Production, Sports and Recreation, Entrepreneur, Business and Professional Service, and Tourism and Hospitality. The businesses were ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, January 28 2014
Small, nonfarm businesses in five Nevada counties and neighboring counties in California are now eligible to apply for low-interest federal disaster loans from the U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA). “These loans offset economic losses because of reduced revenues caused by the drought that began on January 14, 2014, in the following primary counties,” announced Tanya N. ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release