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Have you taken UnofficialAlpine.com's survey yet?
We posted the Unofficial Alpine Passholder Survey late last week and we’re happy to report it’s been productive so far. Nearly 300 responses have been submitted and although not everybody agrees on everything, we’re starting to see some interesting themes.
Don't miss this chance to enroll your kid in a avalanche clinic with Dr Robb Gaffney
Bears are waking up early this winter in the Sierra. Check out what happened at Heavenly Mountain.
An injured bear caused some runs at Heavenly Ski Resort to be shut down.
Take the community ski area survey for a chance to win some great prizes including a new pair of skis
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Heads up for tomorrow's monthly IOV meeting
Tomorrow (Tuesday) is the monthly IOV Community Meeting at 7 pm, SVPSD. We will be providing a progress report as well as hosting a guest presenter who was involved with another incorporation effort in Sacramento County. All interested Squaw Valley stakeholders are encouraged to attend.
Bad news coming out of Truckee
Sheriff’s officials in Nevada County are responding to a report of a downed plane near the Truckee-Tahoe airport.
Snowbrains.com list of the cheapest ski destinations. And no, Tahoe didn't make the cut.
For many of us like myself, this expense is justified due to the love, passion, and feeling we get from being in the mountains.
The Bike Path could be getting some attention this spring
The goal is to prolong the life of the pavement and provide a better riding surface.
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After 3 sub par winters in Tahoe, are we witnessing the new norm due to Climate Change? CBS News reports.
Author of controversial new book believes winter sports could be doomed, cites studies on snow vanishing throughout North America, Europe, Asia
Lull in the storm or is our region getting the short end of the stick?
"Squaw Valley, worst bait and switch mountain ever. Reported all lifts open this morning and everything is closed. No employees to open the mountain, so sad." -JJ
Squaw valley, worst bait and switch mountain ever. Reported all lifts open this morning and everything is closed. No employees to open the mountain, so sad
Squaw Valley's Olympic Museum at High Camp has reopened
The mountain-top Olympic Museum tells the story of the 1960 Winter Games, from the Olympic proposal, to photos, videos and memorabilia from the historic Games in Squaw Valley.
Here is the morning powder recap, courtesy of Tahoe Weather
The ski resorts around the lake are reporting anywhere from 6-15 inches overnight up top. 9 inches so far at 6910' here on Donner Summit at the office at 6:30 and still snowing hard.
The public commenting period for the proposed Village Development has begun. Please take some time to give your feedback on the future of our valley.
The Notice Of Preparation (NOP) has now been filed, which means that a 30 day comment period has now been opened. The main purpose of the NOP phase is to notify agencies that need to be a part of the EIR process. The public may also comment during this period.
Sierra Business Council reports on climate change and how it effects ski towns. In your opinion, is Squawpine doing enough to combat climate change?
n order to not feel completely depressed I looked into what some ski towns are doing in response to climate change.
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A concert worth attending in the Northern Sierra to benefit the Johnsville Historic Ski Bowl
Here are the artist renderings for the proposed Village Development
Monday is High Fives Foundation next fundraiser at Squaw
The High Fives Non-Profit Foundation will host the 4th Annual Perfect CR Day at Squaw Valley on Monday, February 24, 2014 as fundraiser for the CR Johnson Healing Center.
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