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Wellness & Learning covers all things fitness and wellness in creative and inspiring ways that resonate with people living in a mountain community. This story can stretch beyond sports into the greater outdoor realm.

Munching to Aid Metabolism

On any given day in America, half of the women and a quarter of the men are dieting. The percentages are probably higher this time of year, when many people vow to lose weight...
Losses and Coronavirus

Secondary Losses and Coronavirus

The U.S. has surpassed 100,000 deaths from COVID-19, and even if you don’t know anyone directly affected, It’s not as easy as you think, but you WILL get through it.

A Volunteer of Their Own


In our column we write about kids in our community who volunteer — what they do and why they do it.

Socialize Your Puppy Now and Receive Dividends Later


Not so long ago, no one used the word 'socialization' in dog training circles.

I’m Your Venus


Adopt a new friend this month. Stop by the shelter or check us out at hstt.org.

Is That a Glacier in Your Soup?


Where in the Wild Are You?
Whenever you turn on a faucet or put a local cup of coffee to your lips, chances are that you have volcanoes, earthquakes, and glaciers to thank for quenching your thirst.

Sierra Nirvana


What do you get when you have an 'old Dead Head' and former PGA golf pro with a great idea and stick him high in the Sierras? Winterland Golf Studio.

Sweet Revelations


The many different (and hidden) names for sugar

Good Juju, Great Java


Coffeehouse with flavors of the Deep South brings good juju to customers.

Double Vision


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