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March accident at Northstar leaves man paralyzed

March accident at Northstar leaves man paralyzed

facebook photo Cody Walker was boarding with some friends on March 1, 2013, when a jump when terribly wrong. Walker went off a jump and landed on his head. His friends knew it was bad and rushed to his aid. He was transported to a Reno hospital ...

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Tickets on sale for 2013 Reno Air Races

Tickets on sale for 2013 Reno Air Races

The 2013 Reno Air Races will be September 11-15 this year. Ticket prices have been set and can be purchased on-line or by calling the ticket office (775) 972-6663. Adult General Admission entry ranges from $12 to $30 dollars, depending on the day. ...

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Big storm to hit Lake Tahoe Tuesday evening

Big storm to hit Lake Tahoe Tuesday evening

  The biggest storm in more than two months is expected to hit Tuesday evening in the Sierra. A winter weather advisory will remain in effect from 10:00pm Tuesday through 10:00pm Wednesday. The National Weather Service of Reno is predictin...

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Makeover planned for Camp Richardson Resort

Makeover planned for Camp Richardson Resort

The old Camp Richardson Resort near South Lake Tahoe plans to spend $8 million to reduce parking and camping sites. The lakefront resort has been owned by the U.S. Forest Service since 1965. Changes are needed to reduce water quality impacts and...

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Shaun White wins U.S. Open Halfpipe

Shaun White wins U.S. Open Halfpipe

The Burton U.S. Open at Vail closed out with outstanding big-air riding and record-breaking crowds. Shaun White came to the event with his bag of 6 consecutive X Games winning tricks, looking to add a U.S. Open to his resume. White did not disappoi...

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Recent Snow Survey confirms low snow season

Recent Snow Survey confirms low snow season

Snow surveys show the water content in the sierra snowpack is well below normal. The January 28 snowpack water content is only 66% of average for this time of year. The Department of Water Resources (DWR) calls the snowpack California's "frozen res...

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Reading Island; Reading Adobe Historical Marker

Reading Island; Reading Adobe Historical Marker

Reading IslandSeveral years ago, officials in California‚Äôs Shasta County kicked around the idea of developing a park on the Sacramento River a half dozen miles east of the town of Cottonwood.  Their comments, which appeared in the Anderson Valle...

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Surf Kayaking Resources

Feb 28, 2013
Surf Kayaking Resources

On the Mendocino Coast, we literally go with the flow.  It has been a dry winter so our whitewater runs are are a bit boney.  Fortunately there is never a shortage of water in the Pacific Ocean so we've been playing in our surf kayaks.  ...

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Lake Tahoe water clarity improves again

Lake Tahoe water clarity improves again

For the second year in a row, the water clarity of Lake Tahoe has improved. U.C. Davis recently released the remarkable 2012 data that shows a whopping 6.4 foot improvement over 2011. The recent clarity number is 75.3 feet. This is the best cl...

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Workshop teaches you how to build your own skis/snowboard

Workshop teaches you how to build your own skis/snowboard

Innsbruck, Austria is the home of SPURart Designs. SPURart teaches people how to build their own board. Three-day workshops end with a personally made board(s) for the price of 690 Euros ($905 dollars). Workshops include discussions on size, mater...

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