Good Morning, Carson Valley: June 11

Posted By on June 11, 2015


by Joey Crandall,

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GARDNERVILLE, Nev., June 11, 2015 — It’s Buddy Night at the Carson Valley Days Carnival at Lampe Park with two-for-one wristbands from 5 to 11 p.m.

Water from Wednesday’s flash flooding has subsided and all roads are again open. The areas mostly impacted were in the Ruhenstroth area and in the Sawmill and Arroyo Roads areas.

The weather today calls for clear skies and highs in the mid-80s with calm winds. For the first time in quite a few weeks, there is no rain in the forecast for the next seven days.

Douglas County will host a State of The County event to highlight progress and address challenges. The event will begin with a reception at 5:30 pm on Thursday, June 11th, 2015 at the Carson Valley Inn, Valley Ballroom. The Financial State of the County will begin at 6:00pm. The public is encouraged to attend.

Ciana will bring traditional Irish music to the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park on Thursday, June 11, at 6:30 pm. The performance begins at 6:30 pm. Tickets are $5 and are available in Gardnerville at Joyce’s Fine Jewelry and Battle Born Wine, and are also available at If available, tickets will also be sold at the gate, which opens at 5:30 pm. Children 16 and younger are free and do not need a ticket.

We are in the final stages of polishing up our retrospective on when film crews came to Carson Valley to film “The Wizard” in 1989. If you have any stories to share from that time, please feel free to share them with us at The story will be published Friday morning.

Here’s another preview (check out the First Interstate Bank next the Farmers Bank building):

Wizard - Esmeralda

We’ll be busy with that this morning, along with a number of other stories. That’s a full lid for now. Take care out there and have a great day.