Jacob Burton

Truckee chef, Cool native, says national honor creates buzz

  Jacob Burton of Cool said it didn’t surprise him to learn that he did not come out on top of the voting for The People’s Best New Chef in the country, an award ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: PG&E advises on flooding preparedness; former Cool resident cooks up success and embezzlement case update

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Cool native Jacob Burton up for Food & Wine top new chef award

Being a top chef in Truckee comes with some challenges for Cool native Jacob Burton. Apparently, getting national exposure is not one of them. Burton, 29, is one of 100 chefs nat ...