South Lake Tahoe

Our View: Interesting lineup of candidates, and a tough job awaits

The upcoming election to fill the vacancy in state Assembly District 4 will feature a quick campaign — and a familiar name. Beth Gaines, wife of former assemblyman and current st ...

Aces high

An ace in disc golf, like a hole in one in the conventional game, is rare. But two aces in one week? Whether it’s with a club or a disc, it’s one of those accomplishments seld ...

County prepares for big one at Tahoe

Scientists say the Lake Tahoe area is overdue for a major earthquake. But a quake won’t catch Placer County flat-footed. It’s something the county’s emergency services divis ...