Truckee Police Arrest Couple For Rental Fraud, Possession of Stolen Property

The Truckee Police Department arrested a Nevada man and Oregon woman yesterday after they allegedly rented property using fraudulent credit cards and then caused thousands of dollars of damage. 29-year-old Alexander Silviera, and 21-year-old Haylay Brown, have been charged with possessing stolen property, theft, providing false identification and being under the influence of heroin. More charges are pending. Truckee Police say more than $3,000 worth of stolen property was found inside the rental home.


Appropriate Some Culture

By J.T. Parker Apparently the way to stomp out the world’s racism is to verbally abuse a teenage girl the day after her prom. At least, that’s what (literally) thousands of keyboard warriors attempted as they expressed their frustrations toward Keziah Daum, a non-Asian high school student in Utah, who decided to wear a traditional…

Smile and Nod

By J.T. Parker The air was biting as the marchers covered their ears with their pink knitted beanies, waving signs that may as well have read “I hate you straight, white man.” I kept my mouth shut as I tried to blend in, hoping the cold (and not my frustration) would be perceived as the…