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Permanent pickleball court served into play at Kilner Park
Permanent pickleball court served into play at Kilner Park

July 19, 2019

Tahoe Public Utility District hosted a July 11 grand opening and ribbon-cutting at the new Kilner Park pickleball courts, with over 30 pickleball players of all ages and abilities — including three past national champions,...


Truckee’s Kristin Bohm wins inaugural Big Chief 50K
Truckee’s Kristin Bohm wins inaugural Big Chief 50K

July 17, 2019

The inaugural Big Chief 50K Trail Run was held last weekend on the trails and fire roads around Northstar California Resort. The race, which was organized by Big Blue Adventure, featured the Truckee area’s new...


Romo repeats at American Century Championship
Romo repeats at American Century Championship

July 14, 2019

STATELINE, Nev. — Tony Romo entered the final round of the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament with a commanding nine-point lead. The former Dallas Cowboys quarterback and defending tournament champion didn’t let up as...



Truckee-Tahoe volleyball camps serve into play
Truckee-Tahoe volleyball camps serve into play

July 12, 2019

Several area volleyball camps are coming up in the Truckee-Tahoe area: Donner Lake Beach Volleyball Camp July 15-17 Donner Lake West End Beach, Truckee With lakefront beach volleyball courts, the camp has a positive atmosphere...


Truckee High golfers finish 15th at nationals

July 12, 2019

A team of four players from Truckee’s state championship golf team traveled to Orlando, Florida, last month to compete against some of the best prep players in the nation at the High School Golf National...






Growing the sport of Lacrosse in Truckee
Growing the sport of Lacrosse in Truckee

June 21, 2019

The Truckee Tribe had a successful High Sierra Lacrosse League championship weekend with the 10U girls winning the title, the 10U and 12U boys claiming a second place, and the 12U and 14U girls finishing...



North Tahoe High to host summer youth basketball camp
North Tahoe High to host summer youth basketball camp

June 14, 2019

The North Tahoe basketball program has announced dates for its summer boys’ basketball youth camp. The camp will run July 15-19 and will be led by Lakers varsity head coach Devin Ginty, along with members...






Truckee’s Wolverines ‘clean’ up at annual lift-a-thon
Truckee’s Wolverines ‘clean’ up at annual lift-a-thon

June 6, 2019

Members of the Truckee football team gathered at the school’s old gym Wednesday night for the program’s largest fundraiser of the year, the Truckee Lift-A-Thon. Roughly 90 Wolverines packed into the gym for the annual...


Truckee Dirt Fondo set for inaugural race
Truckee Dirt Fondo set for inaugural race

May 31, 2019

Truckee and its surrounding trails will transform into a cycling Mecca this June as hundreds of riders come to town to compete in the inaugural Truckee Dirt Fondo. The three-day event was previously known as...