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  • McClintock supporters neglect civility

  • George Carlin, The Passing of a Genius

  • TRPA and other agencies have chosen to view the 'Tahoe Summit' funding not as a mandate to significantly reduce the rate of environmental degradation, but as permission to continue to expand tourism and growth.

  • We need to take major responsibility for our own defense. It's not only a good idea, it's the law.

  • Get Involved and READ Thanks Moonshine, Keeps on Growing

  • The Lake Tahoe Basin has been an economically and socially depressed area for many years, and the solving of which has been shoved under the rug by those responsible.

  • Measure U is asking for the same $93 million to which the voters said NO just 5 months ago in June 2008.

  • I understand there was a parking problem in downtown Truckee that needed to be addressed but I think the time has come to admit that our first attempt at a resolution is not satisfactory and we must look into alternatives.

  • The timing for Measure L couldn’t be worse.

  • Utah Phillips, a seminal figure in American folk music who performed extensively and tirelessly for audiences on two continents for 38 years, died May 15 of congestive heart failure in Nevada City, California the small town in the Sierra Nevada mountains where he lived for the last 21 years with his wife, Joanna Robinson, a freelance editor.


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October 11, 2018