Mountain Life

Life in our local mountain towns. 

Raise. Rehabilitate. Release.

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Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care in South Lake Tahoe is neither a zoo nor a sanctuary, but a rehabilitation site that takes in abandoned and injured animals and birds. After medical attention and care, LTWC releases wildlife back into the wild.

Dearly Departed Restaurants

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Where have all the restaurants gone…from Tahoe City

My COVID Summer Vacation

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Covid Summer Vacation: Burning man was canceled. You were outbid on that little cabin you loved. Your landlord sold your rental. You went swimming a few times.

Forest Foraging

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Stir fry, add to a pizza or concoct a sweet jam with some delectable edible plants found right here in the Sierra. They’re out of this world — or more like “out of the wild!”

Gateway to the Future

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Gateway Mountain Center gives at-risk youths a place to belong, access to valuable resources.

HSTT meeting the COVID challenge, but needs your help

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The pandemic has thrown new challenges at HSTT, but the nonprofit keeps charging.

Gone from Tahoe: The American Pika

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“With high metabolic rates and thick fur, pikas are well-adapted to the cold temperatures at high elevations, but these same adaptations make them vulnerable to global warming” (Joseph Stewart, 2017 study on pikas in the Tahoe region).

No Place Like Home

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Maddie’s Fund helps nearly 1,800 pets find their furever homes.

Carl Park Bechdolt

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Carl Bechdolt, with a family history that dates back to the 1920s in Tahoe City and a family connection to many of the area's landmarks, is about as local as it gets.

Sarah Obexer-Fields: West Shore Successor

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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.