Woodward Tahoe is a valuable training resource for up-and-coming talent and seasoned pros alike   Rain falling in diagonal sheets is peppering the metal exterior of Woodward Tahoe on a dark October afternoon. It’s napping weather, if anything, too wet and nasty for outdoor recreation. In the...

Tahoe’s smaller ski resorts find success among industry giants   Ruben Kimmelman scrolls down a list of season pass options on his iMac. Kimmelman, a snowboarder who recently moved to the Reno–Tahoe area from Washington, is torn between Squaw Valley and Mt. Rose. He snowboards a few...

Midtown music venue and brewpub bolstering the city’s rising social status   It’s a Friday night and The Saint is buzzing and brimming with a cocktail of people. Bespectacled hipsters. Bearded folkies. Leather-clad rockers. Blitzen Trapper, a revered alt-country band from Portland, Oregon, is launching into its 90-minute...

North Lake Tahoe community steps up to help a family in need   In November 2015, Kyla Yorkey was an active, happy little girl. Talkative, energetic and full of smiles, she loved making her new baby sister laugh and running around Incline Village’s Village Green, throwing tennis...

Fabric artist Karen Colbert creates intricate designs using two-inch squares   Off Incline Village’s Tahoe Boulevard, tucked into a small building near Wildflower Café, is Handmade At The Lake. Tables brim with art prints, jewelry and pottery, but the eye is drawn to the colorful quilts lining...