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Public art on Truckee’s priority list
Public art on Truckee’s priority list

June 14, 2019

Emphasis on arts and culture in Truckee has continued to grow with the town creating a fund in next year’s budget specifically for the arts while continuing work on the Public Art Master Plan. “This...


Truckee Brew Fest on tap for Saturday
Truckee Brew Fest on tap for Saturday

June 6, 2019

The 14th annual Truckee Brew Fest is on tap for this Saturday, bringing the largest lineup of breweries in the history of the festival to Truckee River Regional Park. The Truckee Optimist Club will host...


Tahoe City Classic Car Stroll set for June 13
Tahoe City Classic Car Stroll set for June 13

June 4, 2019

The Kiwanis Club of North Lake Tahoe is presenting a Classic Car Show in Tahoe City. The Tahoe City Public Utility’s Parks and Recreation Department, the Tahoe City Downtown Association and North Lake Auto Parts...




Truckee Home and Building Show set for May 25-26

May 20, 2019

For 27 years, the Truckee Home and Building Show has been bringing together everything one needs to build, remodel, redecorate, and landscape mountain homes. The show returns this year from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m....


‘You just have to go’: Cushing Crossing set for Saturday
‘You just have to go’: Cushing Crossing set for Saturday

May 2, 2019

For nearly three decades local skiers have gathered at Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows for the annual pond skimming competition. The 29th annual Cushing Crossing contest is scheduled for this Saturday at Squaw Valley, bringing 60...



4th Wild & Scenic Film Festival comes to Truckee

April 9, 2019

Mountain Area Preservation will celebrate Earth Day at the Downtown Community Arts Center in Truckee for the fourth annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival, featuring award-winning films focused on adventure, activism, and conservation. Doors open...




WinterWonderGrass returns to Tahoe
WinterWonderGrass returns to Tahoe

March 29, 2019

Bluegrass, skiing/snowboarding and beer come together once again at the WinterWonderGrass Festival. The three-day event brings more than 4,000 people to Squaw Valley for a weekend of music and more from March 29-31. Founder Scotty...


Truckee River Cohousing hosts Winter Bonfire

February 15, 2019

A few dozen Truckee residents recently enjoyed a warming evening bonfire on the banks of the Truckee River under clear skies and sparkling stars. “People have been gathering around fire for tens of thousands of...



‘Fresh Tracks’ 5K Snowshoe Walk and Race coming Feb. 24
‘Fresh Tracks’ 5K Snowshoe Walk and Race coming Feb. 24

February 8, 2019

The Tahoe Mountain Milers Running Club is hosting the Eric Nageotte Memorial “Fresh Tracks” 5K Snowshoe Walk and Race at 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, at historic Camp Richardson Resort. The beneficiary is support for...




WineInk: The case for abstention
WineInk: The case for abstention

January 16, 2019

If you, like me, are the kind of person who believes the ability to change water into wine would be the superpower you would choose, then this column may not be for you. And for...



MTV acquires SnowGlobe Music Festival in South Lake Tahoe
MTV acquires SnowGlobe Music Festival in South Lake Tahoe

November 21, 2018

The annual SnowGlobe Music Festival — a perennial point of contention in South Lake Tahoe — has been acquired by MTV, the companies announced this week. Details of the transaction were not disclosed. However, MTV...