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The SV DRC meeting for November 6 has been cancelled
Agenda for the next SV MAC meeting on November 6
Job fair is this Saturday.
Squaw | Alpine is looking to hire nearly 1,600 employees for the winter season
Come support the UNR Ski Team November 6th at the 13th annual Gala Ski Ball and help keep Nevada skiing! This event is one of the main fundraisers for the winter sports club and is essential to the future of the competitive ski team. Please try and attend or help spread the word about the event! Your support will aid in the push to return the team to a varsity status. Thanks! http://unrskiswap.com/gala/
The University of Nevada, Reno Ski Team Advisory Board invites you to join fellow friends of the University for dinner and dancing at the 13th Annual Gala Ski Ball benefiting the University of Nevada, Reno Ski Team, Winter Sports Club, and honoring Sierra Nevada Ski Families Thursday, November 6…
Squaw CEO Andy Wirth is grateful to be alive. Learn more about his injury, recovery and new outlook on life.
When Andy Wirth crash landed into a vineyard during a skydiving accident, his arm was severed. As he knelt there bleeding, he stayed conscious by singing "Just Breathe" by Pearl Jam.
Should Squaw let kids under 12 ski for free to grow the sport?
A "kids ski free" policy also infuses the industry with a whole new generation of gear buyers, gear renters, and healthy outdoor enthusiasts.
Tahoe Ski Resorts are hoping to increase air service to Reno. But will people on the East Coast fly past the Rockies and Wasatch to visit?
“Our competitors are eating off our lunch tray.” -Andy Wirth, CEO, Squaw Valley Ski Holdings
There is another "Friends of" group starting up on Tahoe's West Shore
We work towards the preservation, protection and conservation of Lake Tahoe's West Shore, our watershed, wildlife, and rural quality of life.
Looking to buy or sell some gear? Saturday is the 51st Annual Ski Swap at North Tahoe High School.
“The North Tahoe Ski and Sports Swap is one of the oldest, largest and best in the West,” said Dee Dee Driller, the event organizer.
Concern over another proposed development in the Tahoe Basin
Beer Can races
The regional drought continues
Lingering drought has helped push Lake Tahoe’s water level below its natural rim for the first time in five years, cutting off flows into the Truckee River.
Fresh off the press! Squaw will be thinning tree to open up more terrain around Red Dog.
"We are rapidly becoming a place where “skiing has a soul, this is where it dies.” As a community, we can come together and show the world that “skiing has a soul, this is where it lives." -Dr Robb Gaffney
Vote for Truckee against Mammoth in the Powder ski town throwdown!
Of the coastal resorts, which ones have the steeps and deeps to make it past the first round of the Ski Town Throwdown?
A beautiful tribute and some vintage footage
A day in the life of a Squaw Valley ski patrolman. RIP Steve Lamb
Here is an article on our valley from the latest Tahoe Quarterly
In New Hampshire, a new village is being developed. What would you like to see developed at the base of Squaw Valley?
The luxury ski resort at the foot of the mountain will feature amenities and conveniences of a grand resort like Vail or Aspen
Squaw is proposing to upgrade Siberia to a high speed six pack.
Squaw Valley Ski Holdings has requested a Conditional Use Permit for the replacement of the Siberia lift in 2015. The plan would replace the current high speed quad with a high speed six pack. It w...
Here is the agenda for the next Placer County Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, October 21
Ever wonder how much Tahoe ski resorts contribute to the local economy?
A San Francisco State University (SFSU) study reported that skiers and other winter sport enthusiasts spent nearly $428 million last ski season and generated about $33 million in tax revenue.
In 1993, three friends and I traveled from New Zealand to work at Squaw Valley after graduating at Auckland University. We were wide-eyed lads in our early twenties, ready for fun and adventure. At the end of the ski season in 1994 we packed up our V8 Plymouth Fury ex-cop car and embarked on an unforgettable road trip up and down and across the States. Four in a Fury is the hilarious account of this trip. So, if you want to see American in 90s through the eyes of four intrepid young kiwis - and discover some things you never knew about your own country and its occupants - check out the link below: http://www.amazon.com/Four-Fury-Nick-Goldwater-ebook/dp/B00OBS04KS/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1413593115&sr=8-1&keywords=four+in+a+fury
What do you get when you take four keen young New Zealand blokes living in California and give them the keys to an over-powered ex-cop car? You get Four in a Fury, the entertaining and often scarcely believable account of a ten-week road trip across the USA, starting in Squaw Valley and ending up...
Over the past week and a half, there have been several articles by prominent locals about Squaw Valley Ski Holding's leadership. What are your thoughts?