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LEGO Tuesdays At Douglas County Public Library Start June 7

by Heather Frueh, Douglas County Public Library MINDEN, Nev. — Put your master Lego builder skills to the test! The Douglas County Public Library will be hosting a Lego building challenge every Tuesday from...

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Douglas High Graduates Class of 2016

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — Amidst radiant blue skies and ideal conditions, Douglas High School sent its graduating class of 2016 into the world Thursday evening. The slight chance of rain that had been...

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Douglas County Food Health Inspections For May 26

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — This week’s Douglas County food health inspections, conducted as part of an interlocal agreement with Carson City Health & Human Services, appear below. Up this week: Pinon Hill Elementary...

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An Open Letter To The Class Of 2016

by Joey Crandall, Douglas High School Class of 1998 To the Class of 2016, As you grow older, you’ll start to mark, with a measure of minor panic, the passage of time in random and unique ways....

The 4th Annual Smackdown returns to Fuji Park June 4. Tickets are available at the Carson City Visitors Bureau, Casino Fandango, Carson Lanes and Benson’s Feed.  
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Bull Riding Smackdown To Return To Carson City

by Teri Vance, NevadaPhotoSource.com CARSON CITY, Nev. –The Carson City Smackdown — featuring bull and bronc riding and barrel racing — is returning for the fourth year to Fuji Park. “I’m really excited,” said promoter...

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Good Morning, Carson Valley: May 26

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Douglas High School will host its graduation ceremonies at 5:30 p.m. today, awarding diplomas to an estimated 382 graduates. It appears the weather will cooperate with those...

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Today’s View: May 26

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Today’s View comes from John T. Humphrey, taken 397 feet above his home at sunrise. You can view more of John’s work or purchase prints at www.akawolf.com. He also offers tours...

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‘Operation Vigilance” Nets Arrest For Parole & Probation Violation

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Public Safety CARSON CITY, Nev. — Nevada Department of Public Safety- Division of Parole and Probation in collaboration with the Carson City Sheriff’s Office, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office,...

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Today’s Views: May 25 (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Tuesday’s storm clouds brought with them quite a few brilliant views around the Valley. CVT readers captured the day in all of its various looks and were kind enough...

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Walmart Donates To Douglas County Sheriff’s Explorers Program

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — Walmart — Gardnerville Store No. 5864 recently presented a $2,500 grant for the Douglas County Sheriff’s Explorer program,which provides youth leadership to be a law abiding citizen and a contributor...

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Good Morning, Carson Valley: May 25

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Valley is covered with brilliant mostly sunny skies this morning (as of 6:30 a.m.), but the National Weather Service is giving us an 80 percent chance...

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Jacks Valley Elementary School Student Council Unveils School Flag

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — In a multipurpose room ringed with the flags of the world, students on Jacks Valley Elementary School’s student council hosted a special assembly on Tuesday afternoon to unveil the...

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Douglas County Public Library’s Summer Reading Program starts June 1

by Maggie Rusmisel, Douglas County Public Library MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Public Library invites all kids and teens to participate in its 2016 Summer Reading Program. “On Your Mark, Get Set…READ!” is the...

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Basketball: Douglas Tiger Camp June 7-9

Courtesy of the Douglas High School basketball program MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas High School basketball program’s Tiger “High Intensity” Camp 2016 is scheduled for June 7-9 at the high school. The camp aims to...

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Domino’s ‘Pizza Theater’ Store in Minden Now Open

Courtesy of Domino’s Pizza MINDEN, Nev. — The locally-owned Domino’s “pizza theater” store in Minden, located at 1645 US Highway 395 N (across the road from the Sonic Drive-In), is now officially open for...

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Football: Sierra Lutheran Opens Spring Practice (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — Fresh on the heels of announcing its head coach for 2016, the Sierra Lutheran High School football program opened its spring series of practices on Monday on the school’s...

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GE’s Bently Nevada Donates $10,000 To Boys & Girls Clubs Of Western Nevada

by Emma Morgan, GE Bently Nevada MINDEN, Nev.— GE Oil & Gas presented the Boys and Girls Club of Western Nevada with a check for $10,000 on Saturday, May 21, 2016, at Greater Nevada...

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Bella Vista Farms Opens For 2016 Season

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce MINDEN, Nev. — Bella Vista Farm opened for the season on Saturday featuring a country breakfast, tours and a fundraiser for the Nevada Cancer Coalition. Rocky did...

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Today’s View: May 24

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Today’s View comes from Michael Nelson of the Blue Brick Gallery and Cyclone Aerial productions. Thanks Michael! If you have a photo you’d like to share with the CVT readership,...

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Good Morning, Carson Valley: May 24

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The rain from overnight has a 40 percent chance of continuing today. Otherwise, look for mostly cloudy skies with a high near 59 degrees. It’ll be similar...