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January 4, 2013
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Body of missing teen found

The body of Petaluma resident Alyssa Byrne was found this morning in South Lake Tahoe.

In a Friday morning press conference, Douglas County Undersheriff Paul Howell said a utility worker found Byrne's body behind a high snow bank 10 feet off Pioneer Trail between Al Tahoe and Black Bart Avenue about 8:30 a.m. Police said her body was just off the roadway about 1 mile west of Lake Tahoe Community College, where SnowGlobe was held. Her body looked like it had been there for a couple days, he said.

According to the National Weather Service, the temperature dropped to 3 …

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