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The Truckee Times

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The Truckee Times

The Student News Site of Truckee High School

The Truckee Times

Big News, Small Town
December Sports Calendar
December Sports Calendar
Naomi Adams, Sports Section Editor • November 30, 2022

State Champs!
State Champs!
Special to TTT November 22, 2022

Congratulations Truckee High Football! Yesterday, Nov. 22nd, the THS Varsity...

The Effects Of Sports On High School Student Athletes Mental Health
The Effects Of Sports On High School Student Athletes' Mental Health
Sidney McIntosh, Editorial Board & Reporter • November 3, 2022

A volleyball player is hoping practice will end soon so they can get home and...

Is School Causing Caffeine Abuse?
Is School Causing Caffeine Abuse?
Tatum Haupert, Politics Section Editor & Reporter • November 21, 2022

Why do teens drink so much caffeine? Parents may say no when we teenagers ask...

Dance Monkey Comprehensive Sound Review
"Dance Monkey" Comprehensive Sound Review
Max Nowling, Sports Editor & Reporter • November 4, 2022

Dance Monkey by Tones and I is the worst piece of music ever to grace our ears.  Dance...

Down to the Wire
Down to the Wire
Isabela Morales, Politics Section Editor • November 4, 2022

TRUCKEE - With the Nov. 8 election day right around the corner, the fight for...

The Faces Behind the Ballot
The Faces Behind the Ballot
Isabela Morales, Editor, Section Editor & Reporter • October 9, 2022
Each statement of the Candidate highlights the qualifications/experience, priorities, and some background information on each candidate thus far and is expected to continue in depth throughout the election, and its process.
Back on the Slopes at Boreal
Back on the Slopes at Boreal
Maeve Kristian, Art and Travel Section Editor • November 29, 2022

On Friday, November 11th, Boreal Mountain Resort in Soda Springs, California opened for the 2022-2023 winter season. According to Fox 40,...

Book Review: Lessons in Chemistry
Book Review: Lessons in Chemistry
Hope Smith, Editorial Board, Copy Editor • December 2, 2022

Bonnie Garmus’ “Lessons in Chemistry” is a popular book in the literary world, quickly becoming a fan favorite after becoming a Good Morning America book club pick. It is...

Wes Anderson’s Stop Motion Message
Wes Anderson’s Stop Motion Message
Ciaran Phillips, Copy Editor & Reporter • November 29, 2022

Fantastic Mr. Fox, a book by Roald Dahl, could be one of the best stories ever. The story is as whimsical as it is wise and embodies what makes Roald Dahl’s books so enjoyable,...

Book Review: Little Fires Everywhere
Book Review: Little Fires Everywhere
Charlie Derrick, Editor • November 18, 2022

Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng is a gripping tale of two very different families with two very different backgrounds. The novel is a fantastic quick read for anyone that...

Meet the Supporting Acts! Taylor Swifts “The Eras Tour”
Meet the Supporting Acts! Taylor Swift's “The Eras Tour”
Emily Rubio, Student Life Section Editor • November 18, 2022
How the Fashion Industry Profits off your Insecurities
How the Fashion Industry Profits off your Insecurities
Lola Hadley, Managing Editor, Editorial Board, Opinion Section Editor & Reporter • October 31, 2022
Feminism Through Annihilation
Feminism Through Annihilation
Ciaran Phillips, Staff Reporter • October 31, 2022
Inside Look at the Making of the School Calendar
Inside Look at the Making of the School Calendar
Lola Hadley, Managing Editor, Editorial Board, Opinion Section Editor & Reporter • November 29, 2022

Long awaited Christmas and Thanksgiving are upon THS and the Truckee-Tahoe Community. As the festivities approach, students, families, and teachers...

Sexual Assault in California
Sexual Assault in California
Tatum Haupert, Politics Section Editor • October 29, 2022

Sexual Assault in California is a very broad term, it includes the definitions of rape, sodomy, horrible acts of sexual penetration, oral copulation,...

Climate Change: When Will We Take it Seriously?
Climate Change: When Will We Take it Seriously?
Cassidy Bankert, News Editor & Reporter • October 28, 2022

The annual summit, the meeting between national leaders in discussion of important events, is around the corner. With this meeting happening...

Profile of a German Exchange Student
Profile of a German Exchange Student
Maeve Kristian, Art and Travel Section Editor • December 2, 2022

Imagine... Approximately 5,506 miles away from Truckee High School sits Berlin, the capital of Germany. Home to nearly 4 million people,...

The Fall Play is Here!
The Fall Play is Here!
THS Theater November 29, 2022

The Drama club’s yearly Fall Play is just around the corner. This year, watch the Drama Students scheme in the hysterical murder mystery...

Foods that are Fuel
Foods that are Fuel
Alina Gillespie, Advertising Team • November 22, 2022

Feeling tired lately? Finding it hard to focus in class? Not performing at your best? This could be a result of not eating fueling foods. Eating...

La Cara Detrás de las Necesidades (The Face Behind the Necessities)
La Cara Detrás de las Necesidades (The Face Behind the Necessities)
Maya Davidson, Opinion Section Editor • November 17, 2022

Mayra Plascencia. Uno de los empleados más influyentes pero no reconocidos de Truckee High. Su título de trabajo específico es Enlace Comunitario/Intérprete/Traductor....

The Superior Milk
The Superior Milk
Emily Rubio, Student Life Section Editor • December 2, 2022

Plain, vanilla, strawberry, and chocolate milk are served time and time again as a quality snack-time drink. Children reach for the chocolate...

Rating M&Ms by Association and Personality
Rating M&M's by Association and Personality
Andrew Taylor, Funny Pages Editor • November 18, 2022

The colorful cast of M&M’s characters is known all over the globe as the CGI spokescandies that appear in advertisements for their real...

Weekly Horoscopes November 7th-18th
Weekly Horoscopes November 7th-18th
Andrew Taylor, Funny Pages Editor • November 7, 2022

Disclaimer: Horoscopes should not be used to make life decisions or be taken too seriously. Horoscopes are good for the next two weeks after...