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Covering Tahoe Truckee’s community, people, pets, health and wellness, and nature.

Sarah Obexer-Fields: West Shore Successor


Sarah Obexer-Fields is a wife, mother, and part of the legendary Obexer family, a West Shore boating dynasty that can be traced back to the early 1900s. Obexer-Fields talks about her famous family, Tahoe, and locals’ struggles.

Celebrating Life in a Mountain Town


A new digital series is all about life in the Big Blue Basin. 

Creating Kind Kin


How to create your own home-grown kindness campaign and ramp up our personal and family kindness quotient.

Paranormal Therapy


Shining light on things that haunt us

The Gift of Techology


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.

Life at the Lake, Education Included


LTCC ramps up offerings of four-year degrees available on South Lake Campus.

Truckee Broomball


Athletic grace roughly mixed with comical antics

Young Dreamers


Miss Bell’s first grade SELs class shares their dream for summer.

Nifty and Thrifty


Shopping at The Treasure Chest (TTC), Truckee’s own children’s resale store, is a great way to reduce stress on our wallets and on our environment.

Be Nice. Be Brave: Stop A Bully


A 10-year-old inspirational boy trys to stop bullies at his school.