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Monday, November 20, 2017

Winter Weather Outlook

It’s that time of year again when weather prognosticators are peering into their tea leaves to try and discern what the Storm King has...

Why not?

In the Sun Valley Opera House in November of 1950, 13 people paid $1 to see my first feature-length ski film, “Deep and Light.”...

Weekly mourns loss of Joy Michiel

Joy Michiel, the long-time Entertainment Editor at The Weekly magazine, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, Nov. 12. Joy’s spirit will be greatly missed by...

Breakout at Nevada State Pen

Donner Lake is not the only picturesque body of water in the Sierra with a dark and sordid past. Convict Lake near the Mammoth...

Out of shape

Most skiers I know are not in very good shape for their first day or so on skis. Like me, I guess, as I...

101 fun fall things to do in Truckee

Truckee has received a host of accolades recently as one of the best mountain/ski towns in the West. That’s not news to the locals...

The Lincoln Highway: Main Street across America

Trains, planes and automobiles: The second decade of the 20th Century in the Far West region represents a revolution in transportation technology when cars...

Writing stories

Recently, the raining was pouring loudly, and, at the same time, the wind gusted with a loud and scary velocity. This storm has been...

Step back in time with Donner Party Hikes

Greg Palmer leds a hike on Donner Summit. He Has led a hike during the event for the past 17 years.  |  Tim Erskine...

Wine walk highlights downtown Truckee

Truckee, Wine, Walk & Shop  · Mark the date for the 10th annual Downtown Truckee Wine, Walk & Shop on Oct. 5 from noon to...