Tahoe Tony’s Jammin’ Jerky sets up shop in Minden

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com It was just an innocent Facebook post. Tony Pearl started experimenting with making beef jerky in a six-tray dehydrator from Cabela’s a couple years ago and his wife, Brooke, happened to take a picture of the finished product. She posted the picture to Facebook, it got the normal “likes” and “shares,” and that probably would have been the end of the … Continue reading Tahoe Tony’s Jammin’ Jerky sets up shop in Minden

Hannah-Beth Tems prepares for 2014 Rodeo Season

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com Hannah-Beth Tems knows a thing or two about juggling a jam-packed scheduled. She also has a pretty good idea what she wants in life. The 16-year-old Carson Valley resident is preparing for the spring leg of her rookie high school rodeo season after completing a successful fall campaign. “It went really well,” Tems said. “I was placing consistently in the top … Continue reading Hannah-Beth Tems prepares for 2014 Rodeo Season

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Feb. 10

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com South Lake Tahoe got plenty of national exposure over the weekend as NBC ran a number of previews on snowboarder Jamie Anderson  and the area she grew up and trained in before winning her gold medal in the slopestyle event Sunday. Many congratulations to her. Kathy Jo Kidd sent in the latest photo of what was a stunning array of rainbows … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Feb. 10