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Stash the trash, food to protect bears

Tahoe Sierra agencies remind residents and visitors to practice proper food storage and trash disposal at all times while in bear country. Intentional or...

Help protect Tahoe bears | Practice proper food storage, trash disposal

There are an estimated 10,000 to 15,000 American black bears living in the Sierra Nevada and sharing habitat with the human population. Spring is the...

Group to remove trash from area lakes

Following on the successful 72-mile clean-up of Lake Tahoe in 2022, the dive team that coordinated the effort is expanding its underwater clean-up plans...

Vote for new sculpture

Clean Up The Lake and the Tahoe Fund with support from Tahoe Blue Vodka have commissioned artists to create a sculpture using some of...

Report trash issues

Residents and visitors in the Tahoe Sierra can report trash issues from illegal dumps to broken sled trash at sled hills by using the...

Tahoe Family Fun Guide Winter 2023

Read the digital version of the guide at issuu.com/TheTahoeWeekly.com.

Sledding trash, traffic persists: Broken sleds, illegal parking plague region

Following a recent snowstorm, I needed to drive to Donner Summit. As I made my way down Donner Pass Road in Truckee to access...

The State of Donner Lake: Invasive species, water quality top concerns

Sitting by the shore of Donner Lake this past summer, I watched pieces of trash float toward the edge of the lake and wash...

KB sailboat finally removed

On Nov. 22, a large amphibious barge hauled away the sailboat “Raccoon” that has been embedded along the shore of Lake Tahoe in Kings...

Truckee looks to cut single-use foodware

On Nov. 8, Truckee Town Council adopted a Single-Use Foodware Reduction Ordinance. Starting Jan. 1, food vendors must provide reusable foodware for in-house dining...