Strong field ready to tackle revamped Reno event

...at the Montreux Golf & Country Club that winds through mountain streams and towering pines half way between Reno and Lake Tahoe."I love Stableford and playing at altitude and I love playing Nicklaus courses. Suits my game," said Love, the...

Carolina Coliseum to serve as basketball practice court for Gamecocks' teams

...RUSSELL OK: Officials say NBA Hall of Famer Bill Russell is doing OK after collapsing during a speaking engagement near Lake Tahoe.Team spokesman Brian Olive says the 80-year-old Russell felt faint after the Thursday morning fall at the Hyatt...

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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...

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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...

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...

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...

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...

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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...

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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...

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...