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A Lady Pirate Looks at 50

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Damara Stone wanted to live out the movie Romancing the Stone for her 50th birthday. What she got instead was a harrowing sailboat ride around the rough waters of Panama before a dreamy ending in Colombia.

WINTER’S WONDER

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Tahoe Winter Annual

Guitar Hero

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Christian Nicely is only 14 but he already has his sights set on being the best guitar player in the world.

Lake Tahoe’s Future: Underwater, A Disturbing New World

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Diving expert Phil Caterino talks about changes in Lake Tahoe's underwater environment.

Downtown Truckee Wine, Walk & Shop

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Saturday Oct. 2, noon to 4 p.m.

Stalking Tahoe’s Underwater Giants

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They are hundreds of feet under our boat, cruising along the lightless bottom of Lake Tahoe. Some are as big as preschool children. Others are as old as middle-aged men. Since the late 1800s,...

Truckee Community Christmas Helps Those in Need

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In Jesse Griffin's opinion, the holiday spirit is thriving in the town of Truckee.'I have been humbled by the generosity of this community,' said Griffin, who organized the Senior Holiday Wish Program for Truckee...

Creating Kind Kin

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

Bullying Is Not Cool

Bullying Is Not Cool

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Don’t be a bully, and don’t be a bystander. Be an upstander; stand up for yourself and for other people.

Timber!

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Here’s a rundown of the rules and regulations for Christmas tree chopping, as allowed in the national forest lands of the Tahoe area.