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Vail Resorts announces new general manager for Kirkwood

October 3, 2019

Vail Resorts, Inc. announced on Thursday that Matt Jones will be the new Vice President and General Manager for Kirkwood Mountain Resort. Jones started with Vail Resorts in 1998 and has held several roles in...





2019 Northstar Downhill Race Series champions crowned

September 26, 2019

A four-time champion and a 20-year-old, who returned after a five-year absence, were crowned series winners on Sunday following the final race of the 2019 Northstar Downhill Race Series. South Tahoe’s Tasha Thomas and Santa...


Race across Tahoe concludes annual paddle series

September 20, 2019

The final competition of the four-part Tahoe Paddle Racing series was held last weekend, challenging participants to a 22-mile race from one end of Big Blue to the other. The annual Tahoe Cup lake crossing...





Tahoe 200: Ultrarunners set to take on the lake

September 12, 2019

Many of the world’s top endurance athletes will be at Lake Tahoe this weekend, testing body and spirit across 205.5 grueling miles in a race around the basin. The sixth annual Tahoe 200 Endurance Run...





Tony Commendatore appointed to Truckee Town Council

August 27, 2019

Tony Commendatore, a managing partner at Aegis Insurance Markets in Truckee, was appointed to fill the vacant Truckee Town Council seat on Tuesday night, with a three to one vote.   “I want to leave my...




Truckee women sweep podium at XTERRA Lake Tahoe triathlon

August 22, 2019

The area’s second XTERRA off-road triathlon race of the season was held last Saturday in Incline Village, bringing more than 150 athletes to Village Green for a variety of competitions. The XTERRA Lake Tahoe Triathlon,...