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Town of Truckee announces community workshop to initiate the Town’s Public Art Master Plan

May 15, 2018 — The Town of Truckee has announced a community workshop seeking input in the Town's first Public Art Master Plan, currently being developed by staff and community stakeholders with support from Truckee Arts Alliance. All residents are invited to participate in helping shape the future of

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Town of Truckee announces community workshop to initiate Public Art Master Plan

May 11, 2018 — The Town of Truckee has announced a community workshop seeking input in the town's first Public Art Master Plan currently being developed by town staff and community stakeholders with support from Truckee Arts Alliance. All residents are invited to participate in helping shape the future

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The Truckee Sun’s picks for top events not to miss in coming days

May 3, 2018 — Open Mic Night at Art Truckee All levels of singers, actors, poets are welcome. Sign up early for your time slot or just show up. When: 7 p.m. Friday, May 4 Where: Art Truckee, 10072 Donner Pass Road (2nd floor), Truckee Info: http://www.arttruckee.com; 530-448-3423 Neighborhood

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Kelly J. Hayes: Oregon wines poured at White House

May 3, 2018 — The current news cycle is so volatile that it is often difficult to remember what happened yesterday. But just last week, the White House hosted the first State Dinner of the Trump administration for French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife, Brigitte. Remember? The hugs,

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Craw Thaw a hit in downtown Truckee

May 2, 2018 — The first Truckee Craw Thaw may have turned a bit frosty with temperatures plunging into the 30s and wind whipping around Bridge Street at Moody's Bistro Bar & Beats, but that didn't stop several hundred locals from coming to watch Miss Tess & the Talkbacks,

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Truckee Sun’s picks for top events

April 26, 2018 — The Truckee Sun's picks for top events not to miss in coming days: Truckee Craw Thaw Music Festival A free New Orleans-inspired spring event that will bring a diverse lineup of American roots-inspired musicians, cajun cuisine and family fun to historic downtown Truckee. When: 5

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Local youth bring “Shrek Jr. The Musical” to life at North Lake Tahoe

April 24, 2018 — It is an early Saturday morning and 63 local youth, grades 3-12, from Truckee to Kings Beach to Incline Village, are heading to the Boys & Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe. They are preparing to start the first of five "tech" rehearsals that will

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Optimist Club’s Brew Fest back in Truckee June 9

April 24, 2018 — The Truckee Optimist Club will say hello to summer by holding its 13th annual Brew Fest on the lawn and under the sun at Truckee Regional Park 1-5 p.m. Saturday, June 9. The Brew Fest will feature tasting of specialty brews, craft beers, and select

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Wine Ink: Bring the big bottle

April 19, 2018 — At a recent gathering of a group of dear friends, there was an opportunity to drink a toast to a dearly departed member of the group. His favorite wine was a Rombauer Carneros Chardonnay. We were able to obtain a 3-liter bottle — a double

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Contra-Tiempo dance takes stage April 27 at North Tahoe High

April 16, 2018 — Contra-Tiempo is a bold, multilingual Los Angeles-based dance company creating physically intense and politically astute performance work, moves audiences to imagine what is possible. On Friday, April 27, Arts For The Schools will host the group at North Tahoe High School from 7-9 p.m. Contra-Tiempo

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Your Truckee Weekend: 10 things to do — Snowball contest; Easter festivities

March 30, 2018 — Top 10 events you can't miss Below are the Truckee Sun's picks for the Top 10 events to check out this weekend in Truckee. Have an event you want considered for a future Your Truckee Weekend calendar? Email us at news@truckeesun.com. 1. Easter Egg-Stravaganza Game

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WineInk: How Green is Your Wine?

March 29, 2018 — When you hear the phrase "green wine," do you think of a herbaceous sauvignon blanc from New Zealand? Or does your mind conjure words like "sustainable," "organic" and "biodynamic," which describe responsible growing practices? A glass of savvy is always great on a spring day,

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Truckee Weekend: 10 things you can’t miss — Music at Moody’s; Crab and pasta feed

March 23, 2018 — Top 10 events you can't miss Below are the Truckee Sun's picks for the Top 10 events to check out this weekend in Truckee. Have an event you want considered for a future Your Truckee Weekend calendar? Email Wyatt Haupt Jr. at whaupt@truckeesun.com. 1. Yucatan

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Wine Ink: Cult wines await your discovery

March 23, 2018 — You may have heard the phrase "Cult Wine" or "Cult Cabernet" and wondered what exactly it meant. Well, fear not, for there is no exact meaning. Rather, it is a term that is sometimes used to describe a label, a wine, or even a region

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Wine Ink: After the burn with wine legend Dan Kosta

March 16, 2018 — It was hard to know what was going on behind the dark glasses that Dan Kosta wore as he inched slowly through the total rubble of his burned-out home. But once he spoke, it became painfully obvious. "I guess I'm a little more emotional than

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Your Truckee Weekend — Top 10 you can’t miss: St. Patrick’s Day celebrations; photo walk

March 15, 2018 — Top 10 events you can't miss Below are the Truckee Sun's picks for the Top 10 events to check out this weekend in Truckee. Have an event you want considered for a future Your Truckee Weekend calendar? Email Wyatt Haupt Jr. at whaupt@truckeesun.com. 1. St.

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10 things to do in Truckee this weekend: Beer and German food; Dog races; Snowshoe tours

March 9, 2018 — Top 10 events you can't miss Below are the Truckee Sun's picks for the Top 10 events to check out this weekend in Truckee. Have an event you want considered for a future Your Truckee Weekend calendar? Email staff writer Wyatt Haupt Jr. at whaupt@truckeesun.com.

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Wine Ink: Where do wines come from?

March 9, 2018 — Where do wines come from? I know, you think that is a stupid question. I mean, we all know that wines come from grapes. And grapes grow on vines. And vines grow in vineyards. And anyone who has read this column knows that we are

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Storm dumps between 24-40 inches of fresh powder at Truckee-area ski resorts

March 3, 2018 — Delayed openings at Truckee-area ski resorts were routine on Saturday, March 3, in the aftermath of a storm that dumped between 24 inches and 40 inches of fresh powder on the slopes. Alpine Meadows said Saturday it received 40 inches of snow in the past

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Truckee’s FiftyFifty Brewing Co. named in USA Today’s top 10 ski resort breweries

March 2, 2018 — USA TODAY’S 10 Best “Trusted Travel & Lifestyle Advice” named Truckee’s very own FiftyFifty Brewing Co. in it’s top places to “hit the slopes and then some suds.” The brewery is the only California-based pub to make the list, which was released on Feb. 20.

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