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Rockin’ the Doc

SELS Middle school students honored in the Yosemite International Film Festival

Isabel Allende

New York Times bestselling author and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient Isabel Allende is the subject of the 2015 Siebens-Binz Forum at Sierra Nevada College on Sept. 19 at 4 p.m.

20th Quasi-Semi-Annual Truckee Follies

Last weekend's Follies shows were bursting with inappropriate jokes, ragging on local businesses and community members. "A deliciously tasteless extravaganza" of Truckee talent, we've got the photos to prove it. Are you in our gallery?

David Sedaris

Humorist writer David Sedaris will be stopping in Grass Valley on Nov. 17 to deliver his trademark comedic delivery of jokes, book readings, and self-deprecating personal anecdotes

Musical Spaces

These are the places where you’ll hear the best bands, imbibe the best vibes, and have the best time; whether you are just passing through for the weekend or still having flashbacks about when Jerry played at Squaw in ’91.

The Donner Party — How Well Do You Really Know Their...

One hundred years ago on June 6, 1918, a tribute to the Donner Party and all the 19th century pioneers who ventured across the plains to California was unveiled at Donner Memorial State Park. These three books will help readers learn more.

9-11: Surreal

Done on two fronts: 1) To honor those which lost their lives or who were otherwise hurt by the event. 2) As a protest to the secrecy of the government who continue to evade the facts


It was in 1999 that Mark Larson, a life long artist, decided to make the transition from canvas to skin.

The Stars | March 14 – April 10, 2019

Opportunity transmits its last images from Mars; a major cosmic shift initiates the month of March

Summer Music Roundup | 2019

TUESDAYS Bluesdays This summer is the 11th anniversary of Bluesdays. This popular and free outdoor concert series at The Village at Squaw Valley features acclaimed blues...


The Soulful Saxophone

Appetite for Destruction

Trash Talk