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Pine Nuts: Dogs are smarter than we think
Pine Nuts: Dogs are smarter than we think

April 21, 2019

Take it from the village dog whisperer, dogs are 10 times smarter than we ever imagined. I know this because a border collie named Daisy told me so, herself, and she didn’t mince her words....











Truckee looking to offer alternatives to housing requirements

April 19, 2019

With Truckee still locked in a housing crisis the town is reevaluating its inclusionary housing ordinance for other methods for developers to meet requirements. The ordinance requires all residential projects to designate 15 percent of...



Don Rogers: Here’s your male energy
Don Rogers: Here’s your male energy

April 19, 2019

I feel for my footing, squeeze the trigger all the way, let it go just as a stove-length limb drops. Daylight is going soft and golden as the saw whines and idles. Then I shut...


Tahoe rivals square off at Greater Nevada Field
Tahoe rivals square off at Greater Nevada Field

April 18, 2019

RENO — Baseball players from North Tahoe and Incline had the opportunity to play under the bright lights at Greater Nevada Field last Wednesday, squaring off for their annual matchup at the home of the...


Sun Snapshots: Next Fixit Clinic in October
Sun Snapshots: Next Fixit Clinic in October

April 18, 2019

SUBMIT A PHOTO Have you captured the faces, places and events of our community? Need help finding a lost pet? Then submit your photos to the Sierra Sun’s “Sun Snapshots” to be published in our...



Wolverines cage Panthers at Aces Stadium
Wolverines cage Panthers at Aces Stadium

April 17, 2019

RENO — The Truckee baseball team wrapped up a three-game sweep of North Valleys on Tuesday night, topping the Panthers under the lights at Greater Nevada Field in Reno. The Wolverines, who had dropped games...


Winter stars rip at inaugural Red Bull Raid (VIDEO)
Winter stars rip at inaugural Red Bull Raid (VIDEO)

April 16, 2019

Several of the area’s top winter athletes gathered at Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows to compete in the inaugural Red Bull Raid. The competition went down under warm, sunny conditions Saturday at Squaw’s Silverado area, as...