Mountain Life

Life in our local mountain towns. 

My Friend Flip


Flip's owner remembers the dog we all came to love.


Horse Power


The legendary trail calls back riders again and again for the endurance ride that started it all.

Tahoe City: Alive and Kicking

Editor's Note: See Julie Brown's story, 'New Blood in Tahoe City,' for an in-depth look at how Tahoe City is thriving despite its problems. Ah, the joys of the friendly neighborhood competition between Tahoe City...

The Final Flight of a Life Well-Lived


For Squaw Valley’s Shane McConkey, his life came full circle March 26 when he was unable to deploy his parachute during a 12-second freefall from the Sass Pordoi cliff in Italy’s Dolomite Mountains.

Learn From Our Racist Past


Scholars on Chinese History and a Chinese Drama Travel to Truckee September 21