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If Truckee Were a County, It Would Be on the State COVID-19 Watch List

Three friends in Truckee, all with personal or family health or financial vulnerabilities to COVID-19, took it upon themselves to calculate case rates for the town, and if Truckee were a county itself, it would be on the state COVID-19 watch list.

Masks and Privilege

For someone who held the hands of COVID-19 patients, treating them for 40 to 60 hours a week and contracting the disease caused by the novel coronavirus herself, masking up is a social justice issue.

Protect Open Space in Mountain Towns

A joint letter advocating for open spaces in three prominent California mountain towns

STAFF OPINION

Why Do We Have CoronAmnesia?

Lackadaisical attitude toward coronavirus threat defies common decency.

Firestorms Don’t Heal Societal Divides

Last Friday, Truckee Police Chief Robert Leftwich retired. He was basically run out of office last month. To us, our community missed the mark.

Certain Uncertainty and Budding Hopes

As her time at Moonshine Ink comes to an end, reporter and office manager Molly Wilcox finds a glimmer of hope in the uncertainty of the times on the brink of her journey to New York for a master’s in journalism.

MOUNTAIN LIFE

Talking Politics

These turbulent social and political times can threaten friendships or build tension or even estrangement with family members. Here are some wellness tips for talking politics with loved ones.

SPORTS

Hitting The Limit

Proposed changes to fishing regulations a win for some, but could they come at a loss to the stretch of river from Tahoe City to Truckee?

ARTS & CULTURE

Virtual Vibes Live from Kings Beach

With large gatherings still banned, the North Tahoe Business Association has decided to bring Music on the Beach to the people with Virtual Vibes 2020, livestreamed from Kings Beach.

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TTUSD’s Proposed Reopening Plan Starts with Distance Learning

Board of education members will vote Aug. 5 on whether students of the Tahoe Truckee Unified School District will be starting the school year with distance learning.

It’s Official

TTUSD board of education members voted 4 to 1 approving plan for schools to start the year off with distance learning

Nevada County Not Protecting Truckee

This My Shot argues that Nevada County isn’t protecting its residents in Truckee effectively when the town represents 16.5% of the county population but 56.5% of the new cases.

Truckee/North Tahoe Businesses that Received PPP Funding

The Sierra Small Business Development Center is offering technical assistance to those in applying for PPP loans; other local grants, too, are available.


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Tahoe Talks: Fire Season in the Face of COVID-19

June 15, 2020: All this and a wildfire, too? The world spins madly on in addition to viruses, protests, and politics, meaning it's officially wildfire season in Tahoe.

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