South Lake Tahoe, CATahoe Daily Tribune

Firefighters gain upper hand on Tamarack Fire

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — Mandatory evacuations have been lifted for many and highways have been reopened as the Tamarack Fire has been more than half way contained. The fire that destroyed dozens of structures and forced thousands from their homes looks like it’s winding down as firefighters gain the upper hand.
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AccidentsKOLO TV Reno

3 people rescued in near drowning at Lake Tahoe

STATELINE, Nev. (KOLO) - Three people are recovering after being rescued from Lake Tahoe Monday afternoon. A crew from Tahoe Douglas Fire Protection District was called to an area near Marla Bay for people in distress and responded in its Marine 24 Fire Boat. Fire officials say when they arrived,...
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South Lake Tahoe, CATahoe Daily Tribune

Officials report sharp increase in coronavirus cases

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — Coronavirus case rates are quickly climbing in the region and the Delta variant is circulating. The county on Monday reported 78 new cases over the last three days, Saturday through Monday, including 14 from the Lake Tahoe region. While the county doesn’t have data on...
Dayton, NVPosted by
Dayton (NV) Weather Channel

Daily Weather Forecast For Dayton

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Dayton: Tuesday, July 27: Haze during the day; while partly cloudy then isolated rain showers overnight; Wednesday, July 28: Scattered showers and thunderstorms during the day; while haze then mostly cloudy overnight; Thursday, July 29: Scattered showers and thunderstorms during
Carson City, NVKOLO TV Reno

Gov. Sisolak to address end of CDC’s eviction moratorium

CARSON CITY, Nev. (KOLO) - Governor Steve Sisolak is expected to address the end of the CDC’s eviction moratorium on Wednesday. The moratorium was put in place to help tenants struggling during the pandemic. It expires July 31, 2021 and is intended to be the final extension of the moratorium.
Douglas County,

Douglas County Provides Services For Tamarack Fire Victims

Services are available for those affected by the Tamarack Fire. Douglas County officials reached out to property owners who lost their homes after the area was deemed safe for damage assessment teams to enter. If you have questions about the damage assessment or concerns about your property call 775-782-9821. All...
EnvironmentPosted by
CBS Sacramento

Family Nearly Overcome By Waves After Storm Quickly Moved Over Lake Tahoe

LAKE TAHOE (CBS13) — It was a scary few moments for a family at Lake Tahoe on Monday when a storm changed conditions quickly, leading to a nine-year-old boy and his family being rescued. Tahoe Douglas Fire officials say a family was out on the water near Marla Bay on the Nevada side for a reunion when the storm rolled in. The family after getting back on shore safely. (Photo obtained by CBS13) The storm brought with it three-to-four-foot waves, officials say. As it so happened, the boat also ran out of gas at the same time as waves started. It was at this...
Markleeville, CAFox40

Tamarack Fire containment grows to 54%; more evacuations lifted

MARKLEEVILLE, Calif. (AP/KTXL) — Additional evacuations were lifted as fire crews continued to battle a wildfire that’s burning on both sides of the California-Nevada border. The Tamarack Fire south of Lake Tahoe has burned 68,103 acres of timber and head-high chaparral in national forest land, and is 54% contained, according...
Alpine County,

Smoke/Air Quality Outlook for the Tamarack Fire in Alpine County for Tuesday, July 27

July 27, 2021 - The US Interagency Wildland Fire Air Quality Response Program Smoke Outlook for the Tamarack Fire in Alpine County for Tuesday-Wednesday. Fire: The Tamarack Fire is 68,103 acres with 54% containment, an increase of about 300 acres from yesterday. Lower temperatures, higher humidity, and periodic cloud cover today will help moderate fire activity and growth should be limited. However, there is a chance of thunderstorms again today, and gusty outflow winds over the fire could cause an increase in fire activity.
South Lake Tahoe, CAPosted by
South Lake Tahoe Times

4-Day Weather Forecast For South Lake Tahoe

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in South Lake Tahoe: Tuesday, July 27: Haze then mostly sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Wednesday, July 28: Scattered showers and thunderstorms during the day; while scattered showers and thunderstorms then partly cloudy overnight; Thursday, July 29: Scattered
Douglas County, NVKOLO TV Reno

Tamarack fire evacuations lifted in Douglas county

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Nev. (KOLO) -Today Douglas county lifted all evacuations and road closures, allowing people to return to their homes. Tamarack Fire Information officer Mike De Fries says since many areas are still in close proximity to the fire, there are a few things homeowners should know. “Inspect your property,...
Carson City, NVNevada Appeal

Woman pulls trigger, no bullet in chamber, Carson City Sheriff says

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent unless convicted in court. • At 12:09 a.m., William Hobson, 47, and Nicole Sturges, 36, were arrested on drug charges after a traffic stop on Carson Street. Dispatch reported his driver’s license was revoked and she didn’t have a license. A search before towing the vehicle found a small amount of meth and a spoon. Both were charged with possession of meth and paraphernalia. He was charged with driving on a revoked license. His bail was set at $4,000, hers was set at $3,500.
South Lake Tahoe, CATahoe Daily Tribune

Tahoe Conservancy trying to keep up with fire fuel reductions

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — Local agencies, including South Lake Tahoe Fire Rescue, are working with, and pushing the California Tahoe Conservancy to keep their properties in the city fire ready. As fires continue to burn up and down the west coast, and just outside the basin, many locals are...