Monthly Archive: July 2015

Boy Scouts Of America Troop 33 To Host The Second Annual ‘Send a Scout to Camp’ Car & Truck Show Fundraiser

Courtesy of Boys Scouts CARSON CITY, Nev. — Boy Scouts of America Troop 33 is excited to announce it will be hosting its 2nd Annual “Send a Scout to Camp” Car and Truck Show...

Inaugural Poker Run To Benefit B.A.R.K Safe Haven Rescue Kennel

Courtesy of Safe Haven Rescue Kennel GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Calling all motorcycles, hot rods, classic cars and daily drivers! The inaugural Safe Haven Rescue Kennel Poker Run will be held Aug. 22. The Poker...

Douglas High Campus Nearly Ready For 2015-16 School Year

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com MINDEN, Nev. — Sixty-seven weeks of construction and five years in the planning, the $18 million remodel of the Douglas High School campus is nearing completion. “It’s been complicated, but well-orchestrated,”...

Ironwood 8 Cinemas Movie Schedule For July 31-Aug. 6

  Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — This week’s movie schedule for Ironwood 8 Cinemas in Minden appears below. Opening this week: “Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation” and “Vacation” (Continued Below) NOW SHOWING ————————————————- MISSION IMPOSSIBLE:...

Carson Valley Inn Nightly Live Music Schedule For August

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Inn MINDEN, Nev. — The Carson Valley Inn features free live entertainment in the Cabaret Lounge on Sunday through Wednesday from 6:00 to 10 p.m., Thursday from 7:00 to...

Birth Announcements For July 31

Staff Reports Editor’s Note: Birth announcements are sent to us by Carson Tahoe Health. If you have a birth announcement you’d like included, please e-mail it to joey@carsonvalleytimes.com. (Continued Below) Loukas David Bilotta Adriene and...

Today’s View: July 31

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — We grabbed Today’s View as clouds covered over the Carson Range Thursday evening while we were near the new Douglas County Community & Senior Center. If you have a...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 31

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Carson City Sheriff’s Office will be handling the investigation of an officer-involved shooting which resulted in the death of a Gardnerville Ranchos man Thursday evening. The...

Weekly Yard Sale Roundup: July 31-Aug. 2

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — This weekend’s Yard Sale Roundup for Carson Valley. We publish any yard sales sent to us at joey@carsonvalleytimes.com every week for free. This week’s sales are listed below: (Continued...

Gardnerville Ranchos Man Killed In Standoff With Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputies

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — A Gardnerville Ranchos man was shot by Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Deputies Thursday evening after reportedly threatening kill a neighbor and shoot a police officer. Deputies responded to a...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 30

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com   GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — East Fork Fire Protection District has sent a paramedic brush engine to the Big Creek Fire located in Groveland, California. The fire had burned 150 acres as of Wednesday evening and...

East Fork Fire Protection Sending Resources To Big Creek Fire In California

Courtesy of the East Fork Fire Protection District MINDEN, Nev. — East Fork Fire Protection District is sending a paramedic brush engine to the Big Creek Fire located in Groveland, California. The fire had...

Douglas Pop Warner Prepares For ‘Safe’ 2015 Season

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The talk increasingly over the past several years in the football world has centered around player safety – specifically when it comes to head injuries. Officials with...

Douglas High School Freshman/Sophomore Student Orientation Aug. 11

Courtesy of Douglas High School MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas High School’s Link Crew students and advisors will host two orientation sessions for incoming freshman and sophomore students and their parents on Tuesday, Aug. 11....

Mercantile Building Demolition Begins Aug. 9 At Bently Heritage Site

Courtesy of Bently Enterprises Minden, Nevada (July 29, 2015)  – Demolition of the non-historic Mercantile Building along Highway 395 will begin on Sunday August 9, 2015. Miles Construction received a permit from NDOT for...

Don Q’s Fishing Report For Northern Nevada & Beyond: July 29

by Don Quilici, Special to the Carson Valley Times Fishing Report As of July 29 EDITOR’S SPECIAL NOTE: Nevada Department of Wildlife fishing reports for Western Nevada waters are not included as their most...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 29

GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — It is Farmers Market Day in Gardnerville today with the Lampe Park Farmers Market set for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the parking lot at Lampe Park and the Sierra...

Tahoe Tennis Classic Brings Out National Competition

Courtesy of the Zephyr Cove Tennis Club ZEPHYR COVE – More than 170 competitors throughout the United States are about to descend upon Lake Tahoe to fend their title or dethrone previous champions in...

Kaia FIT To Host 4th Annual Paddle Board Triathlon

by Teri Vance, Nevada Photo Source Kaia FIT is hosting its fourth annual Paddle Board Triathlon at El Dorado Beach and the surrounding Al Tahoe neighborhood in South Lake Tahoe this weekend. “It’s in...

Road Crews To Close One Lane On Fremont July 29

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County road department will have a lane closure on Fremont Avenue from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on July 29 as repairs from recent flash flooding continue....