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Some Schools Closed as Winter Storm Continues

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EL DORADO COUNTY — As the first major storm of 2017 continues in Northern California, some school districts in the Sierra decided to close Monday.

See our running list below:


  • Black Oak Mine Unified School District
  • Lake Tahoe Unified School District
  • Lake Tahoe Community College
  • All Washoe County schools, including Incline Village
  • South Tahoe High (currently used as a Red Cross evacuation center)


  • All Sierra County schools, including Loyalton Elementary, Loyalton High School, Sierra Pass, Loyalton Preschool and both Downieville Junior/Senior High and Downieville Elementary School