• Mayor Hillary Schieve

    Q&A with Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve

    Sierra Living’s Matthew Bieker first interviewed Hillary Schieve in 2012, when he was a UNR journalism student and she was a city council member. He recently sat down with her again to see how her life and the city she loves have changed. Story and Photograph by Matthew Bieker So, the Mayor’s office… My sister […]

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  • Wood-Fire Roasted Coffee

    Wood-Fire Roasted Coffee

    There are those Seattle-based chains on every corner these days, but this Reno coffee roaster is one of a kind. Discover the process behind his unique brews. By Matthew Bieker Photo of Tim Curry by Matthew Bieker Sixteen years ago, standing over his stove at 11 o’clock at night, Tim Curry drank the best cup […]

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  • JT Holmes

    Q&A with JT Holmes

    Story and Photography by Matthew Bieker Jeffery Taggert “JT” Holmes, 36, is a professional freeskier and stuntman whose sponsors include Squaw Valley, HEAD, Red Bull and GoPro. He stars in the recent 60 Minutes film “Taking on the Eiger,” which focuses on his pioneering work in B.A.S.E. jumping and wingsuit flying, techniques that use free falls […]

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