Friday Aug 8
A - Beary' large capture
Log in with a subscription to read the full story. Each user who logs in with a subscription will be entered in a monthly drawing.* A 500-pound male bear was released near Spooner Summit on Friday after being tranquilized and trapped near a campground in Zephyr Cove.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Paddle boat that ran aground is freed in Lake Tahoe
A historic Mississippi paddle boat that ran aground in Lake Tahoe was freed Tuesday, leaving officials with rising concerns about the lake's dropping water levels.
In El Dorado County
Lake Tahoe Sternwheeler Race: Tahoe Queen vs. M.S. Dixie II
The Great Lake Tahoe Sternwheeler Race pits South Shore's two Mississippi paddlewheelers, The Tahoe Queen and M.S. Dixie II, in a four-mile race along the shoreline to determine the coveted Tahoe Cup and lake supremacy.
Correction: Bicyclist Struck-Cave Rock story
In a story July 11 about a bicyclist struck by a truck at Lake Tahoe, The Associated Press reported erroneously the names of the two men involved.
Bear struck and killed at Zephyr Cove
A large male black bear was struck and killed around 9:30 p.m. Sunday by a car near Zephyr Cove on Lake Tahoe's south shore.