Media Archives


Future of Squaw Valley Tied to a Pair of Proposals, July 31, Sacramento Business Journal

More Studies Under Way on Potential Squaw Development Impacts, July 31, Sierra Sun

The Wall Street Journal Takes Note of the Battle at Squaw Valley, July 26, Unofficial Alpine

Ski Community Fights for Control, July 25, Wall Street Journal

Supervisors Convene on Squaw Valley for Tahoe Issues, July 25, Rocklin Today

Supervisors Address Multiple Tahoe-Area Issues at Two-Day Meeting at Olympic Valley, July 24, Placer County

Decision-Makers Get Closer Look at Proposed Development, Yuba Net, July 22

Squaw Valley Officials Plan to Tweak Village Expansion, Sierra Sun, July 22

The Squaw Valley Village Specific Plan: Still Missing Specifics, Unofficial Alpine, July 21

Andy Wirth Proclaims Squaw and Alpine Will Connect in Near Future, Unofficial Alpine, July 18

Public Workshop on the Village at Squaw Valley Project Set for Monday, Unofficial Alpine, July 18

Squaw/Alpine CEO Andy Wirth: Resorts Will be Connected in Near Future, Sierra Sun, July 15

Plenty of Water, Moonshine Ink, July 11

Water Resources are Sufficient to Support Village Expansion,, June 27

Dry Climate Turns Search for Water Below Ground, Tahoe Quarterly, June 27

Report: Olympic Valley has Enough Water for Expansion, Sierra Sun, June 26

Squaw Valley Water Supply Assessment: More Questions Than Answers?, Unofficial Alpine, June 21

My Turn: Can Squaw Fall on Hard Times, Sierra Sun, May 20

Will Squaw & Alpine Connect?: Exclusive Troy Caldwell Interview, Snowbrains, May 20

Crossroads: Squaw Valley, Powder Magazine, May 13

The Struggle Over Squaw’s Future, Moonshine Ink, May 9

My Turn: Questioning Proposed Expansion of Squaw Valley, Sierra Sun, May 1

Can Squaw Valley Slow the Development Juggernaut?, Summit County Citizens Voice, April 28

Friends of Squaw Valley’s Recommendations for Squaw’s Village, Snow Brains, April 24

Squaw Valley Denounces Robb Gaffney’s Resignation, SnowBrains, April 18

Former Squaw Ambassador: Development Plan Just Doesn’t Sit Right, Sierra Sun, April 17

Robb Gaffney Responds to Squaw CEO’s Tough Talk on NPR Against Creating a Town of Olympic Valley, Snowbrains, April 15

Modern Day Hero: Dr. Robb Gaffney, Sole of Skiing, April 14

Andy Wirth Guest Column: A Blinding Flash of the Obvious, Sierra Sun, April 10

My Turn: Squaw’s Real True Character, Sierra Sun, April 8

Julia Macuso, JT Holmes and Friends Endorse Squaw Valley Expansion, Unofficial Networks, April 7

Squaw Valley Expansion Plans Backed by Mancuso, but Criticized by Environmentalists, The Republic, April 6

Similiar Concerns Raised on Latest Squaw Valley Project – Sierra Sun, April 3

Our Turn: Squaw’s True Character, Leadership – Sierra Sun, April 3

Only a Couple More Days to Comment on the Squaw Valley Village NOP, Unofficial Alpine, March 19

My Turn:Squaw Valley and Alphabet Soup, Sierra Sun, March 10

Squaw Valley Village Revised Plan NOP Open for Comments, Unofficial Alpine, February 26

Squaw Continues Search for Another Water Source, Sierra Sun, February 13

Streamlined Squaw Valley Base Project Detailed; Review Underway, Snocountry, January 26

KSL Reveals More Details About the New Plan, Unofficial Alpine, January 19

KSL Files New Development Proposal for Squaw Valley, Yuba Net, January 11

Coffee for Thought, Granite Chief Blog, January 10

Squaw Valley’s Redundant Water Supply, The Spout, January 9

Is the Community Ready for More Squaw Valley Development?, The Spout, January 9



Locals Sound Off on Squaw Valley Village Proposal, Sierra Sun, December 28

Our Turn:A Perspective on the New KSL Plan, Sierra Sun, December 23

My Shot:What’s Next for Our Used, Abused and Beloved Squaw Creek?, Moonshine Ink, December 19

Squaw Valley Ski Resort Scales Back Expansion Plan, Merced Mercury News, December 17

Squaw Valley Unveils Scaled-Back Redevelopment Plan, Sierra Sun, December 17

Squaw Valley Downsizes Village Plans, Reno Gazette Journal, December 17

KSL Releases It’s New Plan…But You Already Probably Heard That, Unofficial Alpine, December 16

KSL Unveils Revised Squaw Valley Development Proposals, Yuba Net, December 16

KSL’s Revised Squaw Valley Village Plans, Snowbrains, December 16

More News From Over the Ridge, Unofficial Alpine, December 14

Squaw Valley Eyes Martis Valley’s Water, Moonshine Ink, December 12

Daycare Drama, Moonshine Ink, December 12

My Turn: 5 Questions for KSL’s Revised Squaw Proposal, Sierra Sun, December 10

Squaw Expected to Submit Revised Plan in Mid-December, Sierra Sun, November 26

Three New Items from Over The Ridge, Unofficial Alpine, November 19

My Turn:Ideas for the Squaw Development, Sierra Sun, November 14

My Turn:Finding Goldilocks in Squaw Valley, Sierra Sun, November 12

Martis Valley Water for Squaw Development?, Sierra Watch, November 12

My Turn:The Squaw Project-A Squaw Valley Lodge Perspective, Sierra Sun, November 12

Powder Magazine: Keep Tahoe True, Unofficial Alpine, November 7

FoSV Releases Survey Results Regarding Development of Squaw Valley, Unofficial Alpine, November 5

Squaw Valley Survey: Yes to the Mountains, No to Proposed Development, Yuba Net, November 5

We’re Not Alone in Thinking KSL is Headed in a Bad Direction, Unofficial Alpine, October 31

Our Turn:An Open Letter to Andy Wirth, Sierra Sun, October 31

My Turn:Squaw, Alpine Literally Out of Scale, Sierra Sun, October 24

Work Together to Save Lake Tahoe, SF Gate, October 14

The County in the Crossfire, Moonshine Ink, October 11

My Turn:Voices Will be Heard on Squaw Project, Sierra Sun, October 11

Concern Continues To Build in Olympic Valley, Meeting Scheduled Sunday, Unofficial Alpine, October 2

Dear KSL”: Don’t Make Squaw a Big Box Store, Sierra Sun, October 1

Placer County Approves  Olympic Valley Petition, Moonshine Ink, September 30

Placer County Approves Olympic Valley Petition to Become a Town, First Tracks Online, September 29

“Squawlywood” Author Robb Gaffney Speaks Out on KSL’s Plans, Curbed Ski, September 16

Human Nature Foils Squaw Village Discussion, Moonshine Ink, September 13

Changing Gears, Moonshine Ink, September 13

Speaking Up to Protect Squaw Valley: What Would Muir Do?, Moonshine Ink, September 13

Dr Robb Gaffney on Squaw Valley, Snowbrains, September 12

Dr Robb Gaffney Shares His Two Cents on KSL and the Future of Squaw Valley, Unofficial Networks, September 12

Is the KSL Honeymoon Over?,Unofficial Alpine, September 12

Resorting to Madness:Update on Raffle Prizes and More, Unofficial Alpine, September 11

Disgusted at Bias on Squaw Project, Sierra Sun Letter to the Editor, September 10

FoSV:What Does the Future Hold for Squaw Valley?, Unofficial Alpine, September 4

New Village at Squaw Valley Expansion Model,, September 2

New Model Portrays Proposed Squaw Valley Project, Sierra Sun, August 29

Squaw Unveils New and Bigger Model of Planned Development, Moonshine Ink, August 21

Parking Lot Refresh or More on the Way?, Unofficial Alpine, August 12

Extreme Make Over, The Snow Mag, August 8

Squaw Valley Expansion Raise Question of Growth vs. Sustainability, Reno Gazette Journal, July 28

Checking In With KSL’s Base Village Plans for Squaw Valley, Curbed Ski, July 24

Placer County Undermines the Design Review Committee Process in Squaw Valley, My Shot, July 12

Squaw Valley Listens to Community and Modifies Village Plans, Snow Brains, July 10

Squaw Valley Working on Updated Expansion Proposal, Sierra Sun, July 9

My Turn:Visit the Village Model at Squaw Valley, Sierra Sun, June 3

Grassroots Group Organizes to Fight Scale of Squaw Valley Village Expansion, First Tracks Online, May 14

Water Under the Bridge, Comstock’s Magazine, May 5, 2013

Can a New Community Advisory Council Overcome Squaw’s Trust Deficit?, Moonshine Ink, April 26

My Turn:A Squaw Valley Resident’s Perspective, Sierra Sun, April 25

My Turn:A Note From Squaw Valley’s CEO, Sierra Sun, April 8

Letter to the Editor:Squaw/KSL Fights Back Against Locals, Tahoe Daily Tribune, April 8

KSL/Squaw Releases Future Village Model, SnowBrains, April 3

Scale Models of KSL’s New Squaw Base Village, Curbed Ski, March 28

This is What the Future of Squaw Valley Might Look Like in the Near Future, Unofficial Networks, March 27

Squaw’s Model Village, Moonshine Ink, Tuesday, March 26

Squaw Valley Withdraws Rollercoaster Project, Moonshine Ink, March 22

Squaw Faces Local Pushback, The Sheet News, February 1

Letter to the Editor:Squaw Expansion Would Hurt Business Outside of Olympic Valley, Sierra Sun, January 31

Letter to the Editor:Proposed Development Would Ruin Squaw Valley, Sacramento Bee, January 25

Despite Revisions, Residents Still Critical of Proposed Upgrades at Squaw Valley, Tahoe Daily Tribune, January 25

My Turn:The 600 Pound Gorilla in Squaw Valley’s Room, Sierra Sun, January 22

Squaw Valley Development Plan Raises Neighbors’ Concerns, Huffington Post, January 20


The Tahoe Arms Race Continues, Moonshine Ink, December 14

My Turn:Proposed Squaw Development Should be Scaled Down, Sierra Sun, December 13

Sierra Club Calls for Stop on Squaw Valley Base Lodge Development, Curbed Ski, November 29

Sierra Club – “Stop Squaw Valley Overdevelopment”, Unofficial Networks, November 28

Squallyland, Moonshine Ink, November 9

It Takes A Village, ESPN, November 5

Once a Skier’s Mountain, Granite Chief Blog, November 1

KSL’s Development Plan for Squaw Valley, Unofficial Networks, November 1

The Future of Squaw Valley and Why It Will Challenge the North Lake Tahoe Economy, Tahoe Commercial, August 15

Squaw Valley’s Proposed Development Upsets Residents,  Lake Tahoe News, August 15

Proposed Village at Squaw Valley Ski Resort, An Opportunity for Californians to See How CEQA is Used in Practice, Labor Issues Solutions, August 4

Farewell, Sport Shop, Powder Magazine, January 3