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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.

News Briefs | October 10 – November 13, 2019

Pauite cutthroat trout reintroduced to their natural habitat; Hardy Bullock announces run for supervisor; Bike Coalition, Tahoe Fund add more bike racks; more.

Spooked-Out Storytellers

The restless spirits of Truckee/Tahoe are known to make their presence felt. For folks that have seen something, it isn’t just a bunch of hocus pocus.

Fighting Fire with Innovation

Tahoe Basin groups encourage new methods of addressing wildfire

How Do You ADU?

Did you know that the Town of Truckee led statewide efforts, now passed into law, to free up homeowners and developers’ restrictions on ADUs?

Mushrooms and Lichen and Cannabis, Oh My!

Mushrooms and Lichen and Cannabis, Oh My! How to keep your dog safe from nature’s dangers.

Historic Preservation Committee Declines Hotel Avery Project

Did you see the red balloons next to the Truckee River on Wednesday? Here’s what it was for.

Rallying for Robb

When Dr. Robb Gaffney noticed he was having difficulty hiking the hills of the Sierra Nevada, he knew something wasn’t right. It turned out a lot more serious than anyone could’ve imagined.

Climate Strike in Truckee Draws Hundreds

On Sept. 20, students from across the globe took to the streets for the largest projected climate protest in history. The main objective of...

TDPUD General Manager Hiring Process Incorporates Public Input

The Truckee community voted on ideal traits for the next TDPUD general manager.

Trash Talk

Confronting Tahoe’s under-the-radar and out-of-control litter problem

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