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

The Gift of Techology

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This summer, three local Truckee High students started Truckee HELP (Himalayan Exchange Literacy Program) with the goal of creating a mutually beneficial cultural literacy exchange between students of Truckee High School and Sir Edmund Hillary Khumjung School.

Field Experience

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Truckee Elementary students take it outdoors

For the Love of Books

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With a motto of "take a book, return a book," a Free Little Library comes to Donner Lake.

Bad Moms

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While they say “it takes a village” when it comes to raising children, in the age of social media it can seem like there’s an endless supply of village idiots, with critics hiding behind computer screens ready to pounce. Enter: Bad Moms of Truckee/Tahoe.

Magic When You Need it Most

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Every year over Fourth of July weekend Morgan Goodwin and his buddies pamper strangers who are thur hiking the Pacific Crest Trail.

Getting Back on the Bike

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Michael Golden bikes 20 miles every day — perhaps you have seen him biking on SR 89 between Truckee and Squaw. But, do you know the reason he is out there everyday?

Truckee Explosion Turns Tragedy into Art and Hope

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Trapped in a downtown Truckee explsion at four years old, Madeline Bond is now a 24-year-old aspiring artist.

Sewing Love into Truckee and Tahoe

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The founder of Truckee Love was a single mom working at Starbucks. Now she's also a business owner of a thriving local apparel company.

Sharing Luck

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

Photographic Memories

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Photographic Memories: Like peering through the viewfinder of a camera, life is all about perspective. After the sudden loss of her husband Vernon, Ashley Wiley perpetuates his legacy by introducing photography into the lives of Truckee schoolkids.