‘Unkempt’ robber wanted in Tahoe

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — On Monday, Nov. 23, at around 1:30 p.m. a 16-year-old local man was walking on the bicycle path behind Motel 6 (2375 Lake Tahoe Blvd.) when an adult man appeared on the path from out of the bushes and confronted the victim. The suspect had his hand in a trench coat pocket, pointing toward the victim. The […]

Paddle board found; man missing

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE — Aug. 12 at around 10:15 p.m. officers responded to a suspicious circumstance call associated with a missing person.  An unoccupied stand up paddle board, equipped with a GoPro camera, a selfie stick and a life jacket had been found by a boater on Lake Tahoe between 4:30 and 5 p.m. The board was […]

SLTPD receives grant

The South Lake Tahoe Police Department was awarded a $33,200 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for a year-long program aimed at preventing deaths and injuries on our roadways through special enforcement and public awareness efforts. The grant received by South Lake Tahoe will aid in the city’s ongoing effort to improve […]

Suspicious cookware closed Hwy 50 for 2 hrs

On Sunday, June 30, just before 7 p.m. the South Lake Tahoe 911 Center received a report of an abandon pressure cooker on the ground at the Lakeview Commons located at Lakeview Avenue and U.S. 50. This call was just prior to the conclusion of the Race the Lake of the Sky paddle board event, […]

Reduce heat, glare, fading with window film

By Vicky Best Best Solar Control Company  More and more glass is being used in today’s homes and offices for that open, airy feeling. These expanses of glass come at a price however. Wood floors, carpet, artwork, and furniture fade if not protected; glare can be so bright that one has to strain the eyes […]

Holiday weekend DUI crackdown planned

South Lake Tahoe — The Avoid the Six DUI Campaign will be deploying officers this holiday weekend at DUI/driver’s license checkpoints and DUI saturation patrols countywide to arrest impaired drivers. The Memorial Day weekend is the first holiday travel period of the summer season and this, coupled with many college and high school graduations, will […]

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