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    Friday, August 05, 2016
    With Board of Trustees approval on Tuesday night, Lake Tahoe Community College officially hired Brad Deeds as its new Dean of Workforce Development and Instruction. This position will manage the college’s various Career and Technical Education programs, including the Fire Academy, Culinary Arts, Commercial Music, Allied Health, the new Adult Education program, and other vocationally-focused ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
    Monday, August 01, 2016
    Avoid a Tragedy on the Lake: Why Swimming in Lake Tahoe is Unique By, Cate Neal, RN A plunge into Lake Tahoe can literally take your breath away. It may be hot outside, but the lake can be dangerously cold. Lake Tahoe’s average surface temperature in July is 63°F, and can drop to 53°F just 18 inches below the surface. One of the most dangerous consequences of submerging suddenly ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, General News Article
    Tuesday, May 17, 2016
    On Course Events is bringing the Tahoe Games Bike Night series back for a second year, with more events and lots of big surprises. The Tahoe Games Bike Night series aims to elevate action sports with a unique and challenging course built throughout the Lake Tahoe Golf Course, creating a one-of-a-kind Lake Tahoe experience. â?? Dates: Friday’s, May 27 | June 24 | July 29 | August 26 (new ...read more
    Categories: Fun Facts, Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Economic, Human Interest
    Tuesday, May 17, 2016
    Stevie Wonder to headline at the 2016 Lake Tahoe Summer Concert Series at Harveys Outdoor Arena on Friday, September 2 nd . The American singer, songwriter, musician, and producer is one of the most celebrated and prominent figures in popular music, who at the age of 13, was the youngest recording artist to have achieved a #1 single with “Fingertips, Part 2”, and subsequently the ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Education, Press Release, Fun Facts, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, April 19, 2016
    A mountain of star-filled concerts, blockbuster festivals, heart-pounding athletic competitions, fireworks, and tee-to-green celebrity golf action are on-tap this summer at Tahoe South www.tahoesouth.com . TAHOE SOUTH FAVORITES American Century Championship: Sports and entertainment celebrities tee it up July 19-24 as the No. 1 celebrity golf tournament in the U.S., the American Century ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 19, 2016
    "The Tahoe community has always had a reputation of drawing thrill-seeking, boundary-pushing personalities." In our "In the Past" section this month, we rounded up some key extreme pioneers throughout Tahoe's history. Did we miss someone you think should definitely be on the list? Check it out here . Summer Lovin' Festival Guide From May to October, the entire West ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest
    Tuesday, April 19, 2016
    The Barton Foundation is giving $50,000 in grant funding to improve community health. Barton Health provides funds for programs and organizations that positively impact the health of the South Lake Tahoe community. In this grant cycle, the Community Health Advisory Committee will award up to $50,000 in grants, with priority going to projects and programs that address mental health, substance ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Political, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 05, 2016
    2016 Valhalla Arts, Music and Theatre Festival Season Line-Up S ummer on the sublime shores of South Lake Tahoe can reawaken youth’s creative bliss, no matter your age. The 37 th season of the Valhalla Arts, Music & Theatre Festival , which runs from opening night June 22 through the finale on August 31, is ambitious and free rolling this year. From high quality Americana & New ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 19, 2016
    Hike the whole Tahoe Rim Trail with ease this summer WHEN: Aug 13 th - Aug 27 th and Sept 10 th - Sept 24 th WHERE: Tahoe Rim Trail, 165+ mile loop trail around Lake Tahoe COST: Supported Annual Thru Hike - $1,695 INFO: www.tahoerimtrail.org ; Lindsey Schultz (775) 298-4491; lindseys@tahoerimtrail.org Make 2016 a year to remember! The Tahoe Rim Trail Association (TRTA) is proud to announce open ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 05, 2016
    As part of the City's continued initiative to increase communications, we will be offering a 12 part monthly series throughout the year highlighting emergency preparedness. Use these tools to prepare yourself for an emergency. More information is available in the City’s website at www.cityofslt.us/emergency Emergency Preparedness—Month 1 - CREATE A FAMILY DISASTER PLAN Your ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Political, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 05, 2016
    As we welcome in 2016, the City of South Lake Tahoe would like to reflect on the accomplishments of 2015. The following is a summary of accomplishments during 2015. Strategic Priority: Fiscal Sustainability The most important issue facing cities and local agencies is continued steadfast attention to the budget, both short term and long term fiscal impacts. FY 15/16 budget adopted on time and ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Political, Press Release