Mountain Life

Life in our local mountain towns. 

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