News

Moonshine Ink brings you Tahoe news straight from the source. Our team of hardworking journalists uncovers North Tahoe and Truckee news stories with in-depth reporting and our authentic “for the community, by the community” spirit.

In our News section you’ll find the facts on everything from politics to the environment to local business. We’re your Tahoe newspaper, delivering stories you can trust.

USDA Offers Food Safety Tips for California Areas Affected by Power...

Power outage? Here’s what you need to do for your food.

GVC Celebrates 100th Anniversary of Waldorf Education

It’s the 100-year anniversary of the Waldorf education system, and Truckee’s local Golden Valley Charter Waldorf school is participating in an artistic celebration of that milestone. Exclusive Moonshine video footage included.

Polaris Creek Wetlands Restoration Could Relocate Baseball Field, Campgrounds

Community input sought for Pomin Park/Polaris Creek Project

Think Local: What Does it Mean to be a Tahoe/Truckee Local?

We asked community members. Here are their answers.

From the Ground Up

What does it mean to “be a local” to you? Here, community members ponder that question; we delve into the dollars raised to support residents with large medical bills; take you on a local journey through transit, dentistry, and food; and provide a locals-only showcase ad space.

Think Local | October 10 – November 13, 2019

We delve into the dollars raised to support residents with large medical bills; take you on a local journey through transit, dentistry, and food; and provide a locals-only showcase ad space.

#TrashTag, You’re It

We asked; now we want you to answer. Last issue we launched our local #TrashTag campaign, to have all of us help solve the litter issue in Tahoe/Truckee. Some local planet heroes have been hard at work to keep our wildlands wild; find out how you can help.

Boca Dam Project ‘Going Well,’ Preparing for Winter Hiatus

Hibernation of bears … and construction crews. Boca Dam construction wrapping up for season.

Restoration Construction in Martis Creek Basin Nearly Complete

Farewell to construction equipment off Highway 267, the Martis Wildlife Area restoration project is nearly finished

Facebook Cops

The Truckee PD is on its way to becoming our region’s next social media maven, and the department has solid justifications for the kind of victim or criminal-identifying posts they put out, though not everyone agrees with their strategy.

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