Services Oct. 7 For Jesse Hook

Jesse Mason Hook Dec. 31, 1975-Oct. 1, 2017 Jesse Mason Hook, age 41, passed away in the early hours of Sunday, October 1, 2017 from complications of pneumonia in Carson City, where he has...

On Burgers, Business & Horses: Carson Valley A Return To CVI Owner Mike Pegram’s Roots

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 7 min read Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared in September of 2016. MINDEN, Nev. — “Without community, you don’t have anything.” Mike Pegram let the statement sink in over the...

‘There’s A Lot More To Nevada Than The Lights Of Vegas’ — Nevada’s Boundless Land Revealed On Google Maps

Courtesy of TravelNevada Editor’s Note: This story first appeared in March of 2016. CARSON CITY, Nev. – TravelNevada joins the elite club of destination marketing organizations to borrow the Google Street View Trekker to collect...

Services Sept. 27 For Remmey Brown

Courtesy of the family of Remmey Brown Remmey Brown January 12, 1928 – September 8, 2017 Remmey Brown passed away peacefully on September 8, 2017 in the company of family and close friends. She...

Letter To The Editor: Customer Service Isn’t A Department

Editor: Customer service isn’t a department. I heard that comment on the radio the other day and it took me back. It also served as a solid reminder. Not that long ago, and more...

Letter To The Editor: A Case For Forming A Community Foundation In Douglas County

Editor: As a professional in philanthropy, I spend most of my day learning about and communicating with non-profit organizations the world over. These organizations do an incredible amount of good for people, animals, and...

Suicide Prevention Network Of Douglas County’s Walk In Memory, Walk For Hope — Ride In Memory, Ride For Hope Sept. 9

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Suicide Prevention Network’s “Walk In Memory, Walk For Hope — Ride In Memory, Ride For Hope” event is Saturday, Sept. 9 at Heritage Park. More information below:  

Services For Margaret Lucille McMurry Sept. 9

Courtesy of the family Margaret Lucille McMurry Margaret Lucille McMurry, 92, passed away peacefully September 2, 2017 in Gardnerville. Margaret was born in 1925 in Shrewsbury, MO, graduated from St. Gerard’s Catholic High School,...

Letter To The Editor: Aktion Club A Valuable Community Resource

Editor: I would like to take a moment to recognize Gary Dove, an incredible community leader who gives selflessly of his time and treasures to better the lives of so many in our Valley....

Letter To The Editor: Thanks To Community For Support Of Summerfest

Dear Cherished Supporters, On behalf of the Douglas Center for Hope and Healing we would like to thank you for making our 2nd annual Summerfest Fundraiser a huge success! It is with your continued...

Boys & Girls Clubs Of Western Nevada Hosts Free Six-Week Parenting Clinic

Courtesy of Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Nevada · 1 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. – The Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Nevada is hosting a free, 6-week parenting workshop beginning Wednesday, Aug....

Job Openings: Civil Engineer, Police Officer, Field Service Technician & More

Staff Reports · 10 min read Editor’s Note: If you have a job opening you would like listed on the Carson Valley Times, please send a brief description of the position and qualities sought to joey@carsonvalleytimes.com. GARDNERVILLE, Nev....

Honor Flight Trip Springs Out Of Community & Senior Center Friendship

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 3 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Sometimes life’s grandest adventures can happen by chance. For Greg Silvestro and John and Gale Phillips, it was a hat and...

Chautauqua Of Governor John Sparks Aug. 23 At Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park

Courtesy of Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park · 3 min read MINDEN, Nev.- Michael E. Fischer will portray the tenth governor of Nevada, John Sparks, at Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park on Wednesday, August 23,...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Patrol Raises Funds For Trent Almeida

by Sgt. Bernadette Smith · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. – Members of Citizen Patrol wanted to go further in helping their community than a vacation house check or a call out for traffic control...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Officer Welcomes Deputy Gonzales Home

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office welcomed home Deputy Ignacio (Nacho) Gonzales after returning from his fourth deployment overseas. Deputy Gonzales has worked for the Sheriff’s Office since 2005 and is assigned to the Jail...

Job Openings: Vault Clerk, Facility Attendant & More

Staff Reports · 10 min read Editor’s Note: If you have a job opening you would like listed on the Carson Valley Times, please send a brief description of the position and qualities sought to joey@carsonvalleytimes.com. GARDNERVILLE, Nev....

Birth Announcements For Aug. 21

Staff Reports · 1 min read Editor’s Note: If you have a birth announcement you’d like included in our weekly listing, please e-mail it to joey@carsonvalleytimes.com. This week’s announcements appear below: Chance Alexander Flinn Amanda and Brian...

DHS Music Boosters Swing In Harmony Golf Tournament Sept. 16

Staff Reports · 1 min read GENOA, Nev. — The second annual Swing In Harmony benefitting the Douglas High School music department will be at Genoa Lakes with a 10:40 a.m. shotgun start on Sept....

Heavenly Holiday Faire Nov. 4 At Carson Valley United Methodist Church

Courtesy of Heavenly Holiday Faire · 2 min read Mark your calendar for a fun-filled day of handmade gifts, home-baked goodies silent auction, kid’s market and gift basket raffles on at the “Heavenly Holiday Faire”...