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LISTEN: Home prices skyrocket, multiple bank robberies and more on Tahoe Talk podcast

Staff report

From around the globe to out your backdoor, here are the topics to keep you relevant and up-to-date.

Regional News:

  • City of SLT Council agenda items overview
  • Multiple bank robberies in the area lately
  • 4 arrested in major drug bust in SLT
  • Tahoe Land podcast wins highest award for any TV/Radio/Digital entity
  • New Truckee restaurant offering ‘Mountain Italian’ cuisine

Nation and World:

  • Earth just experienced the hottest September since records began
  • Rave: Zoom will start letting people host paid-entry online events with a new service called OnZoom. Beta version available now, worldwide 2021
  • Two Bi-Rite locations in the SF are selling brown-paper-wrapped bundles of fall leaves, and for $14.95, you can have around two handfuls’ worth of seasonally appropriate plant refuse
  • Americans spent $3.4 billion in a single year on cracked screen repairs.
  • Nearly half of all Americans say they’d find it difficult to pay for an unexpected $250 expense right now. 35% of respondents are losing sleep over personal economic concerns.
  • The median price of a California home skyrocketed to $712,430 in September — shattering the state record for the fourth month in a row — as sales hit their highest level in more than a decade. It took 11 days on average to sell a single-family home in September — the shortest period ever recorded.
  • Friday, Oct. 23 = National Croc Day

Fact Check:

  • TahoeMemes causing more fake waves saying that ski resorts will not open until Jan. 15 – False!

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