Celebrate Veterans Day with Yankee ‘Pork’ Roast

TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. – You know, I was planning to run a column featuring recipes using leftover Halloween candy, but how crazy is that?
First of all, you probably have already mowed through your kids’ stash, leaving not

Truckee football | Wolverines eke out playoff win over Cheyenne

TRUCKEE, Calif. – The Truckee football team defeated visiting Cheyenne 26-18 in a Division I-A state semifinal Saturday to earn a fifth consecutive state championship appearance against Moapa Valley.

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Sugar Bowl Resort launches new website

DONNER SUMMIT, Calif. – Sugar Bowl Resort has launched a new interactive and visual website that is easy to navigate, and streamlines the online purchase of season passes and lodging packages. Visit www.sugarbowl.com/seasonpass

Plates for Powder | Ski for free in Tahoe with purchase of Tahoe license plate

TAHOE, Calif. – With the official start to the Tahoe ski season just around the corner, the Tahoe Fund is launching the “Plates for Powder” promotion to drive sales of Lake Tahoe license plates. From now until April

My Turn: This year, celebrate Thanksliving

KINGS BEACH, Calif. – Olive loves the cranberries, while Rhonda seems to prefer the pumpkin pie and mashed potatoes. Rhona and Olive are two of the dozens of rescued turkeys at Farm Sanctuary that have been saved, instead of ser

Duty, honor, country: A tribute to Tom F. Burns

TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. – For a guy who wanted to perform his patriotic duty in World War II as an aerial gunner on a B-52 bomber, longtime Tahoe resident Thomas “Tom” Burns sure spent a lot of time underwater.
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Sugar Bowl Academy Nordic skiers receive 200K expansion

For Sugar Bowl Academy’s Nordic ski racers, “home snow” this season means more than 200 kilometers of the most scenic and expansive cross-country skiing terrain known to America.
An agreement announced last month wi

Creative Concepts Media + Marketing launches new website

TRUCKEE, Calif. – Creative Concepts Media + Marketing, a boutique advertising and media buying agency, has launched a new website showcasing the company’s media planning services.
The new website, www.creativeconceptsmed

Truckee First member: ‘disappointed,’ yet ‘encouraged’ by Measure J vote result

TRUCKEE, Calif. – The people have spoken, and those living within the Truckee-Donner Recreation and Park District have said “no” to Measure J.
Fifty-four percent of the 3,867 district voters voted in favor of the bo

Project MANA announces annual Let’s Talk Turkey program

TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. – On Saturday, Nov. 17, Project MANA will help hundreds of local families have a happy, healthy Thanksgiving through its annual Let’s Talk Turkey Food Distribution. With the help of dozens of social s