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Day trips: Historic gems in Dunsmuir’s commercial district

Day trips: Historic gems in Dunsmuir’s commercial district

If you're inclined toward nostalgia and Americana, Dunsmuir's 1920-style downtown is worth seeing.Dunsmuir, just off Interstate 5 in northern California, is on the Upper Sacramento River. The place is a railroad town and a headquarters for fishermen. &...

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Antarctic submarine will conduct tests in Lake Tahoe

Antarctic submarine will conduct tests in Lake Tahoe

A research team form Northern University has decided to take their unmanned sub on a practice mission in Lake Tahoe. The remotely operated vehicle will undergo trials to collect data regarding the West Sore fault and seismic related activity. ...

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Al Gore will speak at Tahoe Summit

Al Gore will speak at Tahoe Summit

The Tahoe Summit began in 1997, when then President Clinton signed a $300 million dollar bill to support conservation at Lake Tahoe. Al Gore was there when the bill was signed and Al Gore has been a part of the Tahoe Summit ever since. The summi...

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David Wise joins Shaun White on Northstar’s pro team

David Wise joins Shaun White on Northstar’s pro team

Northstar announced David Wise as the newest member to their professional skiing/riding team. Wise, age 23, is a Reno Nevada resident who is locking his sites on representing the U.S. at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. Wise is a member of ...

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Hot Air Balloons over Lake Tahoe

Hot Air Balloons over Lake Tahoe

Landing aboard the Tahoe Flyer. Hot Air Balloons photo. You may have seen a colorful balloon drifting magically over Lake Tahoe during the early morning hours. It's hard to judge the size of the balloon, but actually it's large enough to carry 12 pa...

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Celebrity Tournament play begins Friday at Lake Tahoe

Celebrity Tournament play begins Friday at Lake Tahoe

The beautiful Edgewood Resort in Stateline, Nevada is hosting the 24th annual American Century Championship. Celebrities have been hitting the links for 3 days now for practice and celebrity-amateur tournaments. Friday, July 19 is the first of two ...

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Weed Warrior walk: August 10

Weed Warrior walk: August 10

The Truckee River Watershed Council has a "Weed Warrior" group to coordinate activities for the prevention and control of invasive weeds in the Truckee River Watershed. This August, Weed Warriors will partner with Friends of Tahoe Donner Trails to vis...

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Superhero Scramble set for Northern California

Superhero Scramble set for Northern California

Photo by Superhero S. Two young entrepreneurs, Robin Goldman and Sean O’Conner started Superhero Scramble in 2012. It was so successful; they turned it into a series of races for 2013. They hope to make Superhero Scramble into a professional spo...

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Sacramento River excursions: Dog Creek River Access

Sacramento River excursions: Dog Creek River Access

This access point on the SacramentoRiver offers a swimming hole on hot days and long runs and slow pools during low water for the fisherman.You'll know you've arrived when you can look out the back window of the car and see this view--highway bridge, u...

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Shaun White on the David Letterman Show

Shaun White appeared on the Letterman Show to talk about his plans for the Sochi Winter Olympics. White, a two-time snowboard halfpipe Gold Medalist, plans to add a new discipline to his Olympic career. Sochi will be the first time for the event of...

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