Snowboarders take on the half-pipe last weekend at Northstar in Lake Tahoe. The drought forced many resorts to close early last season. Not so this year.
Snowboarders take on the half-pipe last weekend at Northstar in Lake Tahoe. The drought forced many resorts to close early last season. Not so this year. Erika D. Smith esmith@sacbee.com
Snowboarders take on the half-pipe last weekend at Northstar in Lake Tahoe. The drought forced many resorts to close early last season. Not so this year. Erika D. Smith esmith@sacbee.com
Erika D. Smith

Erika D. Smith

Associate editor and editorial writer

In Tahoe, on skis, making up for lost time

March 19, 2016 12:00 AM

UPDATED March 19, 2016 07:00 AM

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Erika D. Smith joined The Sacramento Bee in May 2015 after spending most of her career in the nebulous Midwest. She previously worked for The Indianapolis Star in Indiana, where, as metro columnist, she covered issues related to neighborhoods, community development, public safety and diversity. She also worked for five years at the Akron Beacon Journal in Ohio. She is a native of Cleveland.

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