Parents are raising questions about Douglas County schools consolidation

The discovery of elevated levels of radon at Zephyr Cove Elementary School has rekindled an issue some parents thought had been settled Elevated levels of radon at Zephyr are perhaps the most significant. At Wednesday's community meeting,...[Read More]

Date Published: 10/09/2007

Tests show one in three Incline/Crystal Bay homes may have high radon levels

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. Recent test results show that one in three Incline Village and Crystal Bay homes could have elevated levels of the cancer-causing gas radon. As of June 30, the 182 tests done in Incline Village/Crystal Bay showed elevated radon...[Read More]

Date Published: 10/14/2009

School works to plug radon leak: Officials wait to hear if concrete sealant is working at Zephyr Cove Elementary

Parents of Zephyr Cove Elementary School students will have to wait a week to find out if initial measures to reduce the levels of a radioactive gas at the school have been effective. Radon is a naturally occurring gas released from the Lake Tahoe...[Read More]

Date Published: 09/06/2007