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Our region is lucky because of the abundance of fresh, local turkeys that are available for the holidays. Some of them are sold by national food retailers such as Williams-Sonoma, but the turkey farms are in our own backyard. Here are some of our favorites. You can find many of them at markets throughout...
Northstar and Heavenly ski areas will open on Saturday, a day later than planned, they announced on Friday.
The number of trails will be limited but it comes as welcome relief for Thanksgiving week skiers. Boreal Mountain Resort also is open.
Here are the details:
Northstar California is opening for the 2013.2014 ski and snowboard season on...
Crispin Cider is a hard-apple cider company based at and produced in Colfax. Crispin was formerly located in Minneapolis. The company acquired Fox Barrel Cider in 2010. The purchase included its cidery in Colfax where the company is now headquartered. In 2012, Crispin was acquired by MillerCoors.
Here’s a video featuring the Colfax Ciderworks.
Northstar, Kirkwood and Mt. Rose all postponed opening day, set for Friday, citing ski conditions.
“Despite recent snow, cold temperatures came a bit too late for our planned Opening Day on Friday, November 22,” Northstar announced.
“We strive to deliver the best conditions possible for our guests, therefore we’ve decided to push back Opening Day until...
Katherine E. Hill, longtime editor of The Tahoe Weekly, is the new owner and publisher of this iconic 32-year-old publication. The purchase from Palomar Tahoe Newspapers, Inc., was effective Nov. 14, 2013. Katherine remains Editor in Chief of The Tahoe Weekly.
A well-rounded journalist and publication manager, Katherine’s media credentials span a career...
“This will be a once in several years event that may hit the Sierra pretty hard,” according to the National Weather Service in Sacramento. “The last such Windstorm (of a similar magnitude) occurred in late 2011. The impacts might be relatively severe, with downed trees and power outages likely along the Sierra. Treacherous conditions...