Creating Kind Kin

How to create your own home-grown kindness campaign and ramp up our personal and family kindness quotient.

Honoring Our School Counselors

In honor of School Counseling Week, we spoke to two local counselors who are passionate about their connection to students’ well-being.

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Tahoe Donner residents organize to care for a woman in need

Stronger Than Ever

Achieve Tahoe, which celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2017, got it start teaching Vietnam veterans how to ski.

The Power Behind an Egg

The Egg Painting Compassion Project celebrates its thirtieth anniversary this year — learn how Cathee van Rossem-St.Clair has touched the heart and minds of TTUSD students.

The Bike That Keeps On Giving

A June trip to Coffeebar Truckee turned into the opportunity of a lifetime when a single mom and her son met professional mountain biker Katerina Nash.

One Man’s Trash …

This year, more than 4,000 bikes were left behind at Burning Man. Truckee local Meg Kiihne is helping get these abandoned bikes to where they can be put to good use — the hurricane-ravaged Turks and Caicos.

Stand by Me

A 14-year-old blind dachshund and her 4-yeard of companion are adopted from the Pet Network Humane Society.

Magic When You Need it Most

Every year over Fourth of July weekend Morgan Goodwin and his buddies pamper strangers who are thur hiking the Pacific Crest Trail.

Mother Nature’s Turn

High water along the Truckee accomplishes up to $1 million worth of restoration work, naturally