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1984 Olympic torch carried by Jenner is to be auctioned

NEW YORK - The 1984 Summer Olympic Torch that Bruce Jenner carried through Lake Tahoe, Nev., is going on the auction block where it could fetch $20,000 or more.It's the first major piece of Jenner memorabilia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-07/1984-olympic-torch-carri
Odds and Ends

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. - A rare, wayward goose was being treated at a Lake Tahoe wildlife center after spring snow storms...of the storms," said Tom Millham of Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care. The goose was cold and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/02/biz_449097.shtml
XXX Bizarre
Woman's suit accuses Roethlisberger of rape

...penthouse hotel room at a casino in Lake Tahoe during a celebrity golf tournament...alleges hotel officials for Harrah's Lake Tahoe went to great lengths to cover up...Douglas County, which includes part of Lake Tahoe, said no complaints were filed about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/22/pro_541736.shtml
NFL
Waterproof housing for the iPod mini is all wet

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. - After you've joined the music revolution and plunked down...heading for the ski slopes. I'd planned a little snowboarding at South Lake Tahoe's massive Heavenly Mountain Resort, and a few hours worth of tunes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/13/liv_437055.shtml
Life & style
Allegations denied by QB

...Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger said Thursday allegations by a Lake Tahoe casino hostess that he raped her a year ago are "reckless...with a civil lawsuit last weekend when he returned to Lake Tahoe, where a 31-year-old Nevada woman alleges the quarterback...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/24/pro_541903.shtml
NFL
Fish or monster, creature is lake's oddity

Kris Beebe was waterskiing on California's Lake Tahoe in the summer of 1982 when something "big and slimy...two men weren't the first to see something strange in Lake Tahoe. Washoe Indians warned early settlers not to venture...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/12/ent_215872.shtml
Things to Do
Postcards begin to arrive from out West

...Marty and Doris Charnock send one from Oregon - a state often difficult to get. They write: "Traveling from Reno to Lake Tahoe, Crater Lake, Mount Hood and Mount St. Helens and the coastline." And Garich Underwood-Langer of Midville sends...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/31/kir_348501.shtml
Bill Kirby
Rhoden wins record 7th celebrity golf at Tahoe

...edging four-time champ Dan Quinn on the shores of Lake Tahoe where they've been rivals for 18 years. Rhoden dropped...said LPGA great Annika Sorenstam, who has a home at Lake Tahoe and helped serve as an analyst for NBC Sports telecast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/14/gol_465617.shtml
Golf
Actor Wagner first non-pro athlete to win Tahoe celebrity golf tourney

...Century Celebrity Golf Championship at Lake Tahoe. "I was shaking," Wagner said...in every one of the tournaments at Lake Tahoe since it began in 1990, finishing...on the par-3 17th that borders Lake Tahoe on the right side of the fairway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/17/gol_89162.shtml
Golf
Workers come for day, can't afford to stay

...such rarefied resort areas as Aspen, Vail, Jackson, Lake Tahoe, Taos and Sun Valley. Jim Brooksher, Kaye Ferry...Dewhurst, who has spent most of her life along the shore of Lake Tahoe at Incline Village, Nev. For decades, growth and prosperity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/01/bus_221648.shtml
Business