For the Love of Books

With a motto of "take a book, return a book," a Free Little Library comes to Donner Lake.

At Kings Beach Elementary, Students’ Best Friends Are WATCH D.O.G.S.

Kings Beach Elementary's new WATCH D.O.G.S. program encourages dads to be involved at school.

Life at the Lake, Education Included

LTCC ramps up offerings of four-year degrees available on South Lake Campus.

A Strength That Prevails

On the team of TNSAR, Doug Read joined more than 150 backcountry searches and saved at least 300 lives. As Great Ski Race director, he has raised over a half-million for the team, and through the Hug-A-Tree program has taught more than 3,000 students how to stay safe in the mountains.

Mountain Belles Ring Out

The all-female Mountain Belles barbershop group brings joy to the community through their singing.

Young Model Citizens

Johanna Peinado, 16, had her heart set on becoming a nurse, but immediately upon entering Sierra High’s public safety pathway switched her desired career to becoming a firefighter.

Supporting the Sierra Seniors

A lot goes into Meals on Wheels deliveries, especially during the winter and holiday months, because the daily trips offer up so much more than just a hot meal. They are a friendly face, something for the seniors to look forward to, and a safety check-in.

Light Pours In, Joy Pours Out

Shane McConkey's first ski coach establishes a memorial for the fallen skier at the site of his death in the mountains of Italy.

Soroptishop Fundraiser Helps Local Human Trafficking Victims

The Soroptimist International of Truckee-Donner had its 10th annual fundraiser to help raise money for human trafficking.

When There Is A Will, There Is A Way

“Today, I am here to say that despite a completely failing body, I move forward,” Deborah Vick says about her life, and the touching help she receives from her service dog, Peeta.