Achilles Wheel Spins Round Its Own Sun

“Achilles Wheel never was a Grateful Dead cover band,” says guitarist Paul Kamm. “Today we cover The Dead one or two times a show....

Rolling on the Emigrant Trail

It was a big winter, nearly double the average snowfall in some places, but now with skiing just about done (except at Squaw Valley),...

Sunde White’s Coloring Books

Six epic dinosaur battle scenes capture the boys’ attention as they fill in the lines with color in “Dinosaurs vs. Machines” coloring books from...

Yoga Wellness for Kids

Yoga is an ancient Indian tradition used to promote mental and physical wellness. Although the timeline is debatable, it can be traced back to...

Building the World’s First Transcontinental Railroad, Part V

In its effort to construct the California portion of America’s first transcontinental railway, Central Pacific Railroad struggled to conquer the Sierra Nevada. It took...

Sublime with Rome | Brings it Back to 1992

Rome Ramirez grew up listening to the one and only South California phenomenon that was Sublime. Inspired by the iconic early 1990s power trio’s...

Ponderosa Golf Course

I have roamed Ponderosa Golf Course more than any other in the Sierra. Its location — in central Truckee — affordability and pace of...

Reno Rodeo’s Centennial

The Reno Rodeo is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2019 and the Nevada Historical Society is tipping its cap to the city’s longest running...

Bocce Takes Over Tahoe

Equipped with a glass of wine in one hand and a glow-in-the-dark bocce ball in the other, I’m at the Truckee River Winery on...

Tahoe City Solstice Festival

Celebrate the start of summer at Tahoe City’s 13th annual Solstice Festival through June 16. Enjoy the Tahoe City Farmers Market on Commons Beach,...