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Toccata to present Bach’s ‘The Passion According to St. Matthew’

TAHOE/TRUCKEE – Toccata will continue its Winter MusicFest with the 8th annual presentation of J.S. Bach’s masterpiece, The Passion According to St. Matthew. The first concert of the series will take place on Saturday, M Copyright 2013 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunToccata to present Bach’s ‘The Passion According to St. Matthew’March, 8 2013 7:32 am MST Full Story sierrasun.com... Read more »

Meet Your Merchant: Recalling the good ol’ days with Edward Jones Financial adviser

TRUCKEE, Calif. – In the early 1970s, Bruce Turner left his job at the Federal Reserve to cross the country in search of something greater – good skiing. “It was a pain in the neck to drive to Vermont,” Turne Copyright 2013 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunMeet Your Merchant: Recalling the good ol’ days with Edward Jones Financial adviserMarch, 8 2013 7:34 am MST Full Story sierrasun.com... Read more »

Faith Factor | Spiritual growth for healthy teens?

TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. – I’ve been frustrated when the community has called our school board to address the overwhelmed, angry, depressed, and suicidal young ones with in our schools. I see them concerned enough to hold pub Copyright 2013 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunFaith Factor | Spiritual growth for healthy teens?March, 2 2013 3:41 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »

CNISSF snowboard racing | Wolverines crowned state champions

The Truckee High snowboard team was not to be denied victory at the CNISSF state high school snowboard championships at Mount Shasta this week.The Wolverines arose victorious over 28 high schools in the championship races Monday and Copyright 2013 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunCNISSF snowboard racing | Wolverines crowned state championsMarch, 7 2013 4:53 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »

Nicki Bluhm, the Gramblers to rock North Lake Tahoe

CRYSTAL BAY, Nev. – Not many fans can say that they’ve formed a band with one of their musical idols, let alone a marriage.That’s exactly where Nicki Bluhm finds herself, recording and touring with husband and fellow musician Copyright 2013 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunNicki Bluhm, the Gramblers to rock North Lake TahoeMarch, 7 2013 8:58 am MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »

Wet weather not enough to dampen Great Ski Race

TRUCKEE, Calif. – A nice sunny day it was not. Nevertheless, 750 people registered and 609 reached the finish line of the Great Ski Race on Sunday, despite a wet mix of rain and snow that made for challenging skiing conditions Copyright 2013 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunWet weather not enough to dampen Great Ski RaceMarch, 5 2013 3:56 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »

Locals search for answers after five Tahoe/Truckee youth suicides in past three years

TRUCKEE, Calif. – In light of recent student losses and with a mindset of preventing future tragedies, community members from various sectors are coming together to learn what’s available and provide input on ways to better supp Copyright 2013 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunLocals search for answers after five Tahoe/Truckee youth suicides in past three yearsMarch, 6 2013 7:41 am MST Full Story sierrasun.com... Read more »

Federal judge upholds decision to prevent proposed Tahoe ski resort development

HOMEWOOD, Calif. – A federal judge has upheld a decision preventing proposed development at Homewood Mountain Resort from moving forward until a downsized project gets a closer look.Late last month, U.S. District Court Judge W Copyright 2013 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunFederal judge upholds decision to prevent proposed Tahoe ski resort developmentMarch, 5 2013 6:39 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com... Read more »

Tahoe Truckee community announcements

Community briefsTAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. – Content for briefs is selected from e-mail submissions to Community Editor Amy Edgett at aedgett@sierrasun.com. Visit www.sierrasun.com to submit events for the online calendar. Please li Copyright 2013 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunTahoe Truckee community announcementsMarch, 5 2013 4:03 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »

Truckee’s Custom Learning Academy announces spring open house

TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. – Custom Learning Academy (CLA) announces 2013-2014 enrollment opportunities for all interested kindergarten through 12th-grade students. Brainchild of longtime educator Lisa Crosby, CLA is Truckee’s Copyright 2013 Sierra Sun. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Sierra SunTruckee’s Custom Learning Academy announces spring open houseMarch, 4 2013 3:49 pm MST Full Story sierrasun.com | All Categories  Read more »