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NEWS

In ‘n’ Out: Quick Stint for New PUD General Manager

Truckee Donner PUD board removed new general manager after a short four months. Official statement is that Rem Scherzinger “wasn’t a good fit.” Several staff members say differently, claiming he was “a positive light in the recent dark years.”

THINK LOCAL

OPINION

Keeping it light and fluffy this month, what are our readers most looking forward to this winter?

Reflection on hope in a year of turmoil. An election with a turnout like never before illustrates how engagement, and acknowledgement of power are on the rise.

TRPA Money Grab

The North Tahoe Preservation Alliance president argues TRPA solutions like density of development or changing Vehicle Miles Traveled standards is not the solution to truly save the Basin from tourism-caused degradation.

Our Hero

Our first Hero membership arrived in October, from Truckee resident Heather Boger.

STAFF OPINION

Election Reflection on Hope in a Hazy Future

Reflection on hope in a year of turmoil. An election with a turnout like never before illustrates how engagement, and acknowledgement of power are on the rise.

Religious Doesn’t Equal Republican

Religious stereotypes often point to political conservatism, but I (a born-and-raised Christian) fundamentally disagree.

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.

MOUNTAIN LIFE

Gateway to the Future

Gateway Mountain Center gives at-risk youths a place to belong, access to valuable resources.

SPORTS

ARTS & CULTURE

PARTING SHOT

TINY PORCH CONCERTS

MOST POPULAR

The Root of Pie √

Pie-making is an old-world skill during which time stands still.

In ‘n’ Out: Quick Stint for New PUD General Manager

Truckee Donner PUD board removed new general manager after a short four months. Official statement is that Rem Scherzinger “wasn’t a good fit.” Several staff members say differently, claiming he was “a positive light in the recent dark years.”

TRPA Money Grab

The North Tahoe Preservation Alliance president argues TRPA solutions like density of development or changing Vehicle Miles Traveled standards is not the solution to truly save the Basin from tourism-caused degradation.

Honoring ‘The Work of Giants’ at Donner Pass

Chinese workers were master builders who made possible the completion of the transcontinental railroad. Their nearly lost history is being revived and Donner Pass is proposed as a national landmark.

DIGITAL EDITION

Moonshine Multimedia

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?

You Asked. They Answered.

NATURE'S CORNER

SOUL KITCHEN

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The Root of Pie √

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Fruits of Labor

SPACE IT UP

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