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LOOK UP IN THE SKY: Truckee Tahoe Air Show plans 4th of July 2020 Honor Flyover

Editor's note: There is no event at the Truckee Tahoe Airport. Planes are not on display, in adherence to COVID-19 guidelines against large gatherings. A planned “parade in the sky” of military aircraft will feature the D-Day Squadro, which plans to fly six DC-3 (C-47s) historic warbirds over Truckee Tahoe communities as a special gift supported by the Truckee Airport District.


Nevada County has 129 COVID-19 cases

UPDATE on July 3, 2020 Nevada County now has recorded 129 confirmed cases of COVID-19, an increase by six from 24 hours earlier. Eighty five of the cases have been confirmed in eastern Nevada County,...



No fireworks at Donner Lake beach this year

Holiday activities abound in Truckee throughout the July Fourth weekend – however, for the first time in more than a decade, there will be no fireworks display this year at Donner Lake. Unlike previous years,...




North Lake Tahoe Fire to switch dispatch centers

This week the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District has left the Washoe County Dispatch center and is working with the Grass Valley Emergency Command Center for all fire and medical calls. The change is...



Placer County hosts Free PPE Day Thursday on North Shore

Through CARES Act Funding, Placer County has secured additional Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), which will be provided free to the community on Thursday, a news release states. The North Lake Tahoe Resort Association has also worked...



Truckee officials give update on face coverings order

Last week, Gov. Gavin Newsom ordered all Californians to wear face coverings while in public or high-risk settings. Today, the Town of Truckee and other local officials released a statement regarding mandatory face coverings and...



New COVID-19 testing site in Truckee

FROM A PRESS RELEASE: The free COVID-19 testing site has moved from Kings Beach to Truckee and is now located at 10990 Donner Pass Road.  We hope that this new site location will increase accessibility for more residents...





Truckee River booze ban goes into effect Sunday

TAHOE CITY, Calif. and#8212; The Placer County-backed annual alcohol ban during the Fourth of July holiday for floaters and kayakers along the Truckee River between its outlet at Lake Tahoe and the River Ranch in...