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Feel Good Story

To “end on the positive” in our print editions, Feel Good Stories share inspirational stories that impact the community in non-traditional ways.

Soroptishop Fundraiser Helps Local Human Trafficking Victims

The Soroptimist International of Truckee-Donner had its 10th annual fundraiser to help raise money for human trafficking.

Sharing Luck

In 1944 Ramón León spent $6 on a Puerto Rican lottery ticket, the rest is history.

Survival of the Fittest

Tahoe Tessie is 11 inches long, weighs 2.5 pounds, and lives in a 150 gallon tank. No, not that Tahoe Tessie. This Tahoe legend is of the goldfish variety and was rescued from a frozen creek last year.

Bike Rack Art Comes to Truckee

Public art is coming to Truckee in the form of bike racks doubling as sculptures. Designs include a feather and Chinese dragon.

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Tahoe Donner residents organize to care for a woman in need

I’m (Not) Fine

A group of around 20 middle and high school students have been meeting at InnerRhythms in Truckee every Wednesday after school since September. Why?

Tahoe Food Hub’s Crowdfunding Campaign Success

The Tahoe Food Hub's crowdfunding campaign was a success, and the nonprofit now has a new refridgerated van.

Supporting the Sierra Seniors

A lot goes into Meals on Wheels deliveries, especially during the winter and holiday months, because the daily trips offer up so much more than just a hot meal. They are a friendly face, something for the seniors to look forward to, and a safety check-in.

Spiritual Curiosity Continues

For Goodness Sake’s financial structure is changing, but they will continue offering the same spiritual guidance and leadership. Learn how the community is rallying to keep the doors open at this 14-year-old Truckee nonprofit.

The Potters Wheel Stops Spinning

T Pots Pottery is closing by the end of June so owner Teresa Wik can spend more time with her retired husband.