130 years ago
On Sunday afternoon at Lake Tahoe, in the vicinity of Marlette & Folsom's camp, was visited by one of the fiercest hailstorms ever experienced there.
The hail dropped so thick and fast that where it fell into the Lake the spray had all the appearance of steam, and the water seemed to be boiling.
100 years ago
The planting of Royal Chinook salmon in the Truckee River has a success as evident from the large number of fish caught recently by local anglers. The largest salmon hooked to date was within city limits at six and one-half …