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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.

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.

Stronger Than Ever


Achieve Tahoe, which celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2017, got it start teaching Vietnam veterans how to ski.

Mountain Belles Ring Out


The all-female Mountain Belles barbershop group brings joy to the community through their singing.

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.

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.

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.

To the Rescue


Tahoe City second homeowner receives award for attempting to save man's life with CPR and  selects North Tahoe Firefighters Association as the recipient of the $10,000 award.