ELECTION 2018: Truckee Donner Public Utility District


Christa Finn and Kaveh Mansoor will face incumbents Tony Laliotis and Paul Warmerdam for the two seats on the TDPUD board this November.

ELECTION 2018: Moonshine Says Get Out and Vote, Tahoe/Truckee!


The national political stage has been at the forefront of our minds as of late, but here at Moonshine Ink we cannot overstate the importance of our local politics.

ELECTION 2018: Truckee Town Council


Town council is a stacked race this year, with six new candidates and one incumbent all vying for three open seats. Morgan Goodwin is the sole incumbent, with Patrick Flora and Carolyn Wallace Dee not refiling for office this year. Anna Klovstad, Carmen Carr, Chelsea Walterscheid, David Polivy, Richard Ludke, and Suzie Tarnay will all be challenging.

ELECTION 2018: Incline Village General Improvement District


Two seats are open for the IVGID bourd of trustees, being vied for by incumbent Tim Callicrate and running partner Sara Schmitz, incumbent Kendra Wong, and Bruce Simonian.

Tahoe Debate Cancelled, Uncontested Local Races, Last Minute Candidates


McClintock Pulls Out of Tahoe Debate with Jessica Morse, which special district seats remain uncontested, and a final tally of who is running for local office.

Tackling Housing Crisis via Propositions, Who’s Filed for Local Seats


California’s upcoming ballot measures; and the roster of candidates for local special districts and Truckee town council seats.

Morse, McClintock Square Off


Jessica Morse and Tom McClintock, candidates in the region’s hotly contested 4th Congressional District race on the November ballot, face off on immigration, healthcare, the environment, and other issues in this exclusive Moonshine Ink virtual debate.

2018 Primary Election Results


The name “Jungle Primary” rang as true as ever this year on June 5. Here are the results as of the June edition press time, but keep in mind there are many mail-in and provisional ballots still coming in, so some results may change.

Uncertainty in Numbers


The democrats are coming on strong into the primary, but could a high-stakes fracas end up damaging their chances?

Your Election Debriefing


Nevada County changes its voting procedures, Truckee Town Council has three open seats, and a hefty bond could help protect California’s water supply.


Withering on the Vine

Killing It

Setting the Record Straight

When Demand Exceeds Supply