• Government intervention likely in Truckee to help find solutions for affordable housing crisis

    Government intervention likely in Truckee to help find solutions for affordable housing crisis

    Publisher’s note: This is one in a series of stories looking at the affordable housing issue in the Tahoe-Truckee area. By Linda Fine Conaboy TRUCKEE – With more and more recreational and business opportunities presenting themselves, the Tahoe-Truckee area has become hard pressed to identify enough affordable residential units to accommodate the rapidly increasing need. […]

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  • Grassroots effort to deal with affordable housing

    Grassroots effort to deal with affordable housing

    Publisher’s note: This is one in a series of stories about affordable housing in the Tahoe-Truckee area. By Terra Breeden Most of the single-family homes in South Lake Tahoe sit empty. They are second homes, used by the owners only a handful of times a year, or as vacation rentals. Affordable housing options have become […]

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  • Lack of affordable housing nothing new in Tahoe

    Lack of affordable housing nothing new in Tahoe

    Publisher’s note: This is one in a series of stories looking at the affordable housing issue in the Tahoe-Truckee area.   “For any community, the quality of life experienced by its residents depends, to a great extent,  on the quantity and quality of available housing.”                                           — 20-20 Committee report to the South Lake Tahoe […]

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  • State of mental health and facilities in Tahoe

    State of mental health and facilities in Tahoe

    Publisher’s note: This is one of several stories about mental health issues in the Lake Tahoe Basin that will be running through October. The other stories may be accessed from the Home page under Special Projects, then click on Mental Health. By Linda Fine Conaboy Living at beautiful Lake Tahoe and the lake’s surrounding areas, […]

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  • Realities of mental health challenge families

    Realities of mental health challenge families

    Publisher’s note: This is one of several stories about mental health issues in the Lake Tahoe Basin that will be running through October. The other stories may be accessed from the Home page under Special Projects, then click on Mental Health. By Kathryn Reed It never goes away. That’s the reality of living with mental […]

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  • Matthews: Will fight for every child

    Matthews: Will fight for every child

    Publisher’s note: Lake Tahoe News asked candidates for South Lake Tahoe City Council, Lake Tahoe Community College, Lake Tahoe Unified School District, Douglas County School District, South Tahoe Public Utility District and Lake Valley Fire Protection District a series of questions. We are running the responses in the order received. All profiles may be found […]

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  • Riddle: Preparing for this his whole life

    Riddle: Preparing for this his whole life

    Publisher’s note: Lake Tahoe News asked candidates for South Lake Tahoe City Council, Lake Tahoe Community College, Lake Tahoe Unified School District, Douglas County School District, South Tahoe Public Utility District and Lake Valley Fire Protection District a series of questions. We are running the responses in the order received. All profiles may be found […]

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  • Sheehan: Leading by example, hard work

    Sheehan: Leading by example, hard work

    Publisher’s note: Lake Tahoe News asked candidates for South Lake Tahoe City Council, Lake Tahoe Community College, Lake Tahoe Unified School District, Douglas County School District, South Tahoe Public Utility District and Lake Valley Fire Protection District a series of questions. We are running the responses in the order received. All profiles may be found […]

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  • Reilly: Dedicated his life to education

    Reilly: Dedicated his life to education

    Publisher’s note: Lake Tahoe News asked candidates for South Lake Tahoe City Council, Lake Tahoe Community College, Lake Tahoe Unified School District, Douglas County School District, South Tahoe Public Utility District and Lake Valley Fire Protection District a series of questions. We are running the responses in the order received. All profiles may be found […]

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  • Davidson: Commitment to listen, learn, and act

    Davidson: Commitment to listen, learn, and act

    Publisher’s note: Lake Tahoe News asked candidates for South Lake Tahoe City Council, Lake Tahoe Community College, Lake Tahoe Unified School District, Douglas County School District, South Tahoe Public Utility District and Lake Valley Fire Protection District a series of questions. We are running the responses in the order received. All profiles may be found […]

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