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NEWS

The Ink for the Win

We won! In our eighth year entering the National Newspaper Association’s Better Newspaper Contest, Moonshine walked away with eight awards, with judges particularly praising our research and writing. 

THINK LOCAL

OPINION

(Blank) Valley Changes Its Name

Moonshine readers share their thoughts on efforts to pull the word ‘squaw’ from titles around Olympic Valley.

Burned Out

Murder hornets. Racial unrest. Wildfire, pandemic, economic collapse, climate change. What more can the year throw at us?

Ladies, Get Out the Vote

It’s been a hundred years since women first won the right to vote; today’s women fight to get out the vote

STAFF OPINION

Hello, Neighbor!

It’s time to clear the air and stop perpetuating the “us” versus “them” mentality, but keep in mind that respect is a two-way street.

Are Your ‘Two Cents’ Really Yours?

Reading just to react and playing virtue signaling games on the internet isn’t cool.

Why Do We Have CoronAmnesia?

Lackadaisical attitude toward coronavirus threat defies common decency.

MOUNTAIN LIFE

My COVID Summer Vacation

Covid Summer Vacation: Burning man was canceled. You were outbid on that little cabin you loved. Your landlord sold your rental. You went swimming a few times.

SPORTS

Burn, Baby, Burn

Although many structured sports are canceled or delayed because of COVID-19, there are still options to keep kids moving.

ARTS & CULTURE

Artistically Challenged

Many business entities have taken a major hit since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Tahoe/Truckee arts and culture scene was no exception.

PARTING SHOT

TINY PORCH CONCERTS

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McClintock and Kennedy Go Head to Head

Tom McClintock (R) faces Democrat challenger Brynne Kennedy in a tight District 4 race. In a rare face-off, the two virtually debate on vital issues facing the region: COVID and the economy, wildfire, and housing.

Community Empowerment Through Beach Clean-Ups

While a big tourism year for Tahoe’s north shore has brought this My Shot author a sense of a lack of control over litter and other degrading impacts, but he encourages action, like his own newly established Monday beach clean-ups, to fight that feeling of powerlessness and make a difference.

News Briefs | September 10 – October 7, 2020

Who’s running for Truckee Town Council; efforts to combat pollutants/microplastic in Lake Tahoe; a peregrine falcon success story.

A Local Journey Through Women’s Politics

The progress made, shortcomings to still overcome, and perseverance women today still celebrate for the 100th anniversary of their right to vote.

Moonshine Multimedia

Tahoe Talks: Loved to Death, Our Overcrowded Summer 2020

September 14, 2020: What was the reality behind the Tahoe summer crowds this year, and what effects did COVID-19 have on visitorship?

DIGITAL EDITION

You Asked. They Answered.

NATURE'S CORNER

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