ELECTION 2018: Truckee Sanitary District

Ron Sweet has sat on the TSD board since 1978, and Gilmore stated this is only his second contested race in 20 years. The entrance of Kurt Smart into the race has brought this district board back into the public view.

ELECTION 2018: Truckee-Donner Recreation and Park District

Incumbents Dan Kates and Jason Hansford will face challenger Jon Mon Pere this November for the TDRPD board seats.

ELECTION 2018: Truckee Tahoe Airport District

Mary Hetherington has thrown her hat back in the ring after a two year hiatus from the board, incumbents John Jones and Jim Morrison have teamed up as running mates, and newcomer Joe Lorenz is running for the first time.

ELECTION 2018: Truckee Donner Public Utility District

Christa Finn and Kaveh Mansoor will face incumbents Tony Laliotis and Paul Warmerdam for the two seats on the TDPUD board this November.

Tahoe Debate Cancelled, Uncontested Local Races, Last Minute Candidates

McClintock Pulls Out of Tahoe Debate with Jessica Morse, which special district seats remain uncontested, and a final tally of who is running for local office.

Tackling Housing Crisis via Propositions, Who’s Filed for Local Seats

California’s upcoming ballot measures; and the roster of candidates for local special districts and Truckee town council seats.

Morse, McClintock Square Off

Jessica Morse and Tom McClintock, candidates in the region’s hotly contested 4th Congressional District race on the November ballot, face off on immigration, healthcare, the environment, and other issues in this exclusive Moonshine Ink virtual debate.

2018 Primary Election Results

The name “Jungle Primary” rang as true as ever this year on June 5. Here are the results as of the June edition press time, but keep in mind there are many mail-in and provisional ballots still coming in, so some results may change.

Uncertainty in Numbers

The democrats are coming on strong into the primary, but could a high-stakes fracas end up damaging their chances?

Your Election Debriefing

Nevada County changes its voting procedures, Truckee Town Council has three open seats, and a hefty bond could help protect California’s water supply.