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Shasta Dam Turns 75!

Shasta Dam Turns 75!

Shasta Dam, that big chunk of concrete on the Sacramento River, is having a birthday!Directions: Interstate 5 exit:  State Route 151 (Exit 685), 166 miles north of Sacramento.  Route: At that exit, go west 6 miles to the dam.For a m...

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Finkbeiner set to run his 30th Leadville Trail 100

Finkbeiner set to run his 30th Leadville Trail 100

Bill Finkbeiner with son, Christian. Bill Finkbeiner is poised to do what no one else has ever achieved. He has run every Leadville 100 since 1984. On August 17, 2013 Finkbeiner will be running this 100 mile footrace for his thirtieth straigh...

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Lake Tahoe shoes gains in clarity

Lake Tahoe shoes gains in clarity

Underwater "Glider". Geoff Schaldow, director of the UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center has delivered the State of the Lake Report for 2013. The report mentions the dramatic gain in clarity over the past two years. The lake clarity is ...

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Feeding the Soul

Aug 7, 2013
Feeding the Soul

Surfing Feeds My Soul

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Truckee PD seeking help for name of Top Dog

Truckee PD seeking help for name of Top Dog

The Truckee Police Department is about to launch their first ever canine unit. Their black Labrador narcotics detection dog hasn't been selected or named yet, but they want a name ready to go when the selection is made. Therefore, the PD is ...

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Collective ski pass goes on sale August 13th

Collective ski pass goes on sale August 13th

Time to start thinking snow! Squaw and Alpine will be selling their Mountain Collective pass again this year. The pass includes 12 days of skiing at partner resorts that include, Alta, Snowbird, Snowmass, Aspen, Mammoth, Whistler, and Jackson Ho...

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Waterfront Cats, Rio Vista

Waterfront Cats, Rio Vista

We've all heard about cute, lovable cats, I'm sure, and seen pictures of them.  I may have found the other kind.The Dominator, left, controlled the food supply, meaningit was the only one that ate.Only a few feet from the Sacramento River, several...

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Celebrate 150 years of Truckee history

Celebrate 150 years of Truckee history

The Truckee Historical Society is presenting a day of speakers and exhibits at the Joseph Research Library, August 4, 2013 from 10:00am to 4:00pm.  1883 Truckee looking north toward Cemetery Hill from above the Cottonwood. Topics and presentation...

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Outbound: South Lake Tahoe loop road project is back on track

Outbound: South Lake Tahoe loop road project is back on track

Hwy. 50 near Stateline. The controversial plan to reroute Hwy.50 at Stateline is once again back in the news. The plan concept began sometime in the 80's to improve traffic flow on Hwy.50. Little has happened in the past 30 years because the "imp...

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The Rio Vista Bridge in Action

The Rio Vista Bridge in Action

To be precise, what is called the Rio Vista Bridge is officially the Helen Madere Memorial Bridge. A legislative resolution in 1998 named the bridge after Madere, a civic leader of the City of Rio Vista.Route:Interstate 5 exit:  State Route 1...

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