From around Truckee/North Lake Tahoe communities

Back to School

A tour of the remodeled Tahoe Lake Elementary takes Tim Hauserman on a trip down memory lane.

Underneath It All: 50 Damaged Structures and Counting Post-Snow

As a result of record snowfall this year, how many reports of structure damage have been relayed to Truckee/North Tahoe jurisdictions? And, as everything melts, are more tales on the way?

TRPA Awards Transportation Projects; NTCA Investment Programs; More

Transportation projects receive millions in awards from TRPA; state award granted to sanitary district; Truckee Meadows Fire & Rescue solicits input on strategic plan; more.

Vacancy Tax Measure Study; Tahoe Transportation Plan Recognized; More

Town council approves study contract for vacancy tax measure; community input to address housing demand; Public Art Commission seeks volunteer support; more.

Short-Term Rental Workforce Housing Token Pilot Program; SBA Disaster Assistance; New TTUSD Superintendent; More

STR workforce housing pilot program accepting applications; assistance to businesses, residents affected by Mosquito Fire; tennis and pickleball courts coming to North Tahoe Regional Park; plus more.

No Consolidation Without Community Representation

Washoe County School District is proposing to close Incline Middle School and consolidate schools. Incline Village community members are fighting back.

Town General Plan Adoption Delayed, Time Needed to ‘Reestablish Community Trust’

After cries of foul from community members saying the Truckee 2040 general plan update is not ready, council members voted Thursday to delay proposed adoption until early May.

Healing Healthcare Burnout

Burnout among healthcare workers has risen sharply since the coronavirus pandemic and is “exceptionally high” in Truckee/North Tahoe among Tahoe Forest Health System primary care and advanced practice providers. The district is responding.

How Big Is This Season?

This winter is one for the record books. The exact details of how much and what it means is spelled out in this special report from Andrew Schwartz of the Central Sierra Snow Lab.

A Snowplow Sensation

Two North Tahoe High alumni have become YouTube hits after their snow removal videos went viral, offering viewers around the world a look behind the curtain of extreme snowplowing.