Readers Reflect

Readers Reflect houses bite-sized letters to the editor. They come to us in many shapes and sizes, and it is up to the opinion editor to vet submissions, slim them to size, and edit them for style and clarity when appropriate. Email to share your reflection, or comment on one of our Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter posts.

Longtime Gas Price-Fixing; Not so Distant


In support of rate increases for underground lines; gas station price-fixing; separation of snowmobilers and skiers

Second homes; parks and first responder appreciation

Second home is where the heart is (response to Tahoe Talks); personal connection and response to Rosie the Riveter and the WASP; more.

Define Front Runner; Addressing Short Term Rentals


The race for Tom McClintock’s 4th congressional district seat is a close one. Making the assumption that one candidate is the front runner is just inaccurate; Due to Moonshine coverage, Tahoe/Truckee residents are more aware of short term rentals and their future locally. It will be very interesting to see how and if our region addresses this issue.

Raley’s Longtime Interest; The Canadian Method


Weighing in on the grocery Store Wars; Get Tahoe City Lodge going

Blood Boiling…; Rick Stephens Will Make Airport Even Better


It’s unacceptable for people to abuse the system, break laws and trust, and have zero accountability. Mr. Gross and Mr. Schapper failed this community, the hospital, and now Mr. Newell has failed the taxpayers by setting the tone that corporate corruption is an acceptable form of doing business.

Inspired to Read; How to Deal with Short Term Rentals


Letters to the editor, Facebook comments, and more

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Dear Editor: Rick Stephens is the Right Candidate for Truckee Tahoe...


MIKE SABARESE: Airport District candidate Stephens is an experienced leader who will support efforts that maintain what so many of us have come to love about Truckee and Lake Tahoe.

Wallace Apologizes; Stephens Does, Too


Airport district directors apologize to Jim Wilkinson, for personal attacks that followed campaign finance questions.

Wallace and Terry Balance Airport’s Services and Mountain Town Life


PACO LINDSAY: Balancing the needs of the airport with impacts to the community is complicated. Lisa Wallace and Andrew Terry both know and understand these issues.


Withering on the Vine

Killing It

Setting the Record Straight

When Demand Exceeds Supply