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Market Beat: Third-quarter earnings reporting

October 21, 2019

Now that the third quarter has come to a close, corporate earnings reporting will get going in full swing over the next few weeks. Many of the major financial and industrial companies will report this...


PINE NUTS: Kentucky Derby and the Calaveras Frog Jump

October 20, 2019

Took a tour of Churchill Downs in Kentucky yesterday and got to see everything but the race. One nice thing about being a Mark Twain impressionist in the 21st century is the possibility that strangers...



Law Review: Immunity from injuries while on public trails

October 19, 2019

California has two so-called recreational immunity laws, both adopted in 1963. The Recreational Use Statute makes private landowners immune from liability for injuries suffered by anyone who enters their land free of charge for recreational...


Truckee cruises past Lowry to cap off special senior night

October 18, 2019

On an emotional senior night in Truckee, the undefeated Wolverines volleyball team honored its 11 senior players with a pregame ceremony, and a special sendoff for longtime member of the program, Josalyn Brown. Brown, who...




Flu shot clinic to held in Truckee Oct. 22

October 18, 2019

From a release: Residents of the Truckee Region are encouraged to get their flu shot to protect against the flu. The Nevada County Public Health Department in conjunction with its partners, Sierra Senior Services, Wellness...


Boulders at Truckee housing project moving forward

October 18, 2019

The Boulders at Truckee housing project is still underway, with developers renewing their contract with the city for the last phase of construction. So far 180 condominiums have been completed at 11549 Dolomite Way, with...


Tahoe Dave’s Skis & Boards announces new Truckee location

October 18, 2019

Tahoe Dave’s Skis & Boards will open an additional store in Truckee starting Thanksgiving Weekend 2019, according to a news release. The additional location, also known as Tahoe Dave’s Truckee West, will open right off...


Tahoe-Truckee job fair set for Wednesday

October 18, 2019

Sierra College, Tahoe-Truckee will host the 2019 Job Fair held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 23 on campus (11001 College Trail in Truckee). “Attending the Job Fair is an especially good way...


Community Soup Night back with three-night fall series

October 18, 2019

Tahoe Food Hub and Slow Food Lake Tahoe announces the dates and locations for their fall 2019 Community Soup Nights series: Oct. 29 at Tahoe Food Hub’s Farm Shop with Chef Donovan Webb; Nov. 12...



‘Sight Night’ asks for support of global act of kindness

October 18, 2019

It’s October and that means, once again, the Gogain Group of Dickson Realty, in cooperation with Lions Clubs International and One Sight, will be participating in this year’s “Sight Night.” Sight Night is an international...



New owners to complete Aspen Leaf housing project

October 18, 2019

Construction on the Aspen Leaf housing project will continue with new owners after the previous owners filed for bankruptcy. In 2016 the Truckee Planning Commission approved the project consisting of four three-bedroom units at 10352...



Vail Resorts Releases second annual EpicPromise Progress Report

October 18, 2019

As part of its commitment toward sustainability, Vail Resorts Inc. recently released its second annual EpicPromise Progress Report. The report, which covers the 2018-19 season, outlines energy efficiency and waste reduction improvements, and also $14.5...


Truckee Planning Commission approves cannabis delivery business

October 18, 2019

A new cannabis delivery business will be coming to Truckee with the Planning Commission’s approval of Tahoe Harvest Collection Cannabis on Tuesday night. The business’s use permit was approved unanimously with only one public comment...