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Tahoe Forest Health prepares for COVID-19 surge

As COVID-19 case numbers surge across the country, health officials in North Lake Tahoe brace themselves for impact. However, they have a little more equipment this time. Tahoe Forest Health System CEO and President Harry...


Tahoe Truckee Unified to return to distance learning

The Tahoe Truckee Unified School District notified families Sunday night that its schools would shift back from hybrid instruction to full distance learning, effective Monday, Nov. 23. The district, which had opened the doors of...



Nevada County COVID-19 cases rise to 1,163

UPDATE for Nov. 24 The total number of coronavirus cases in Nevada County climbed to 1,163 on Tuesday, an increase of 32 from the day before. Western county had 742 cases, and eastern county had...



Placer, Nevada counties fall into purple tier

Truckee-Tahoe area businesses are again being hit with increased restrictions as Nevada and Placer counties joined 39 others now in the state’s most restrictive, purple tier of its four-tier reopening matrix. The most significant changes...


Election update: Measure K passes

With 9,795 ballots counted out of a possible 11,356 registered voters, Measure K has been overwhelmingly approved by Truckee voters. As of the latest election update, released by the county on Tuesday, the measure, which...






UPDATE: Election 2020: See Nevada County results here

These totals, released Nov. 24, represent 87.59% of registered voters who cast ballots in Nevada County races. Certification of the vote is expected by Friday. Town of Truckee Town Council, Full Term, Two will be...


Sugar Bowl to open Friday, Nov. 27

From a release: It’s official… Sugar Bowl will open for the season on Friday, Nov. 27. The 32 inches of natural snow this month combined with plentiful snowmaking means that we can open with six...