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Poetry in Motion: Pro Nordic Skier Debbi Waldear

November 25, 2016
    People

Her competitive spirit was nurtured at a young age racing sailboats in the San Francisco Bay area with her dad. Along with trail running and skiing, her athletic prowess translated into a lifelong passion for fitness and being in the mountains. Meet eight-time cross country ski racing World Masters Champion, Debbi Waldear. […]

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Scott Williamson, Unsung Super Athlete by Tim Hauserman

November 19, 2016
    People

Scott Williamson, Unsung Super Athlete by Tim Hauserman This story is reprinted from the November 2011 issue of Moonshine Ink. One of America’s greatest athletes lives with his wife in a small, simple apartment in Truckee. Not many people have heard of Scott Williamson. He doesn’t score touchdowns, ride his bike around France, or win […]

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The Ski Bum Life by Gary Bell

November 2, 2016
    PeopleSkiing

Someone asked me the other day if I was a ski bum. This was a question that had me standing there going, “huh well uh.” […]

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Mark Estee’s Whole Hog Philosophy

October 30, 2016
    People

If there’s one certainty about Mark Estee, Executive Chef and Co-owner of Moody’s Bistro & Lounge and Baxter’s Bistro & Lounge, it’s that diners can expect the unexpected, a new twist on an old favorite or a surprising burst of flavors. Estee’s energy and spirit are contagious and it comes across in his cooking and […]

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Geology of Tahoe with Scott Valentine

October 2, 2016
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Scott Valentine, Earth Science instructor at Lake Tahoe Community College presents, “The Geology of Tahoe: A Story of Earthquakes, Glaciers and Volcanism,” and explains how a number of sometimes violent forces transformed the Basin and Lake Tahoe over the centuries. […]

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Barbara Ricotta: Master of Holistic Health

September 30, 2016
    People

She has the magic touch. Her gentle manner and extensive medical experience has made her one of the top holistic health providers in Lake Tahoe, who specializes in craniosacral therapy and acupuncture. Meet Barbara Ricotta, RN, MA, L.Ac. of North Lake Tahoe. Barbara discovered holistic wellness in the mid 1980s while working as a critical […]

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4FRNT Presents “CRJ – The Chronicle of a Freeskiing Icon”

August 28, 2016
    PeopleSkiing

Snow-sports and beyond will come together in celebration of local professional skier CR Johnson’s profound effect on the sport he helped shape during his heralded career. “CRJ – The Chronicle of a Freeskiing Icon”. […]

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Tahoe’s Backcountry Babe: Rosie Hackett

August 22, 2016
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Known affectionately by her friends as Rosebud, she is the head instructor in Lake Tahoe for us babes, that’s Babes in the Tahoe Back-country. We like to call her Rock Star, based on those ski moves. […]

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Skate the Lake Boarding For Breast Cancer

August 4, 2016
    People

Inspired and frustrated by their mothers’ battle with breast cancer, two North Lake Tahoe locals had to do something. Combining their love of skateboarding and their families, Skate the Lake, a 28-mile skateboard relay along the North Lake Tahoe bike path was born. A dozen years later the relay to raise funds and awareness for […]

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Author and Angler Trent Pridemore

July 30, 2016
    People

His positive impact on the health of fishing at Lake Tahoe and the surrounding area cannot be overstated. Meet Trent Pridemore and learn about the history of the Tahoe fishery. […]

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Anna Helwing Vocalist

July 29, 2016
    People

Strong yet delicate, Anna tells classic stories of romance, struggle, suffering and triumph with her hypnotic voice.  Listening to Anna gives us one more reason to sing our praises of Tahoe’s eclectic art and culture scene. […]

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Still Loafing since 1977. Tahoe House.

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Started in 1977 by Swiss trained chef, Peter Vogt and his wife Helen, Tahoe House is still family owned and operated by daughters Caroline and Barbara. Lucky for us, Peter and Helen brought their love of European style breads and pastries to Tahoe. French baguettes, sourdoughs, focaccia and ciabattas – made fresh daily. […]

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