The Cost Of Freedom: A Portrait Of Sacrifice And Those It Leaves Behind

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 7 min read … Scarred by memories from the war he endured His life fell away, ripe fruit from a tree At his grave I...

Sierra Lutheran High School Graduates Class Of 30 Seniors

Staff Reports · 4 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Sierra Lutheran High School wrapped up its 15th year Saturday morning as it graduated a class of 30 seniors. It’s a...

Minden Resident Mallory Seidlitz Named To Oklahoma City University Dean’s Honor Roll

Courtesy of readMedia Newswire · 1 min read OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — Oklahoma City University is proud to announce that Mallory Seidlitz of Minden, NV has been named to the...

Community Bingo June 18

Staff Reports · 1 min read The Young At Heart Senior Citizens Club will host community bingo at the Douglas County Senior Center, 1329 Waterloo Lane in Gardnerville, June 18....

Nevada State Railroad Museum Heading Full Steam Into Summer

by Guy Clifton, Travel Nevada · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. – The Nevada State Railroad Museum is back to full operations just in time for the Memorial Day...

Brenda Robertson Honored Awarded Boys & Girls Club National Service Honor

Courtesy of Boys & Girls Club of Western Nevada · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Brenda Robertson has served on the Carson Valley Boys & Girls Club advisory council,...

Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval Signs SB 19 Mandating That All Nevada High Schools Offer Dual Credit

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 4 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Meeting the demand for a larger future workforce means educating more Nevadans. Gov. Brian Sandoval and the...

Now Is The Time To Vaccinate Horses Against West Nile Virus

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Agriculture · 1 min read SPARKS, Nev. – With the recent report of a human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in southern Nevada,...

Gardnerville Resident Holiday Newton Named To Champlain College President’s List

Courtesy of ReadMedia Newswire  · 1 min read BURLINGTON, Vt. — Holiday Newton of Gardnerville was named to the Champlain College President’s List for the spring 2017 semester. Students who...

Memorial Day Service May 29 At Eastside Memorial Park

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev . — Eastside Memorial Park, 1600 Buckeye Road in Minden, will host a Memorial Day service May 29 from 11 a.m. to...

Carson Tahoe Health Honored With Award Through American Diabetes Association

Courtesy of Carson Tahoe Health · 3 min read ​ CARSON CITY, Nev. – As one of only two certified diabetes education programs in Northern Nevada, Carson Tahoe Health has...

Douglas High Music Clothing Drive June 3 At Heritage Park

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Douglas High School music department will host a clothing drive with drop off set for June 3 from 11 a.m....

Services For Carol Jean Van Sickle May 25

Courtesy of the Van Sickle family Carol Jean Van Sickle (Cunning)   Carol Jean Van Sickle died peacefully at home with her husband, children and sister at her bedside...

Job Openings: Engineer, Occupational Therapist, Security Officer & 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...

Gardnerville Elementary School Blood Drive June 1

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Gardnerville Elementary School will host a blood drive Thursday, June 1st from 12:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. United Blood Services will...

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

by Heather Frueh, Douglas County Public Library · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Public Library invites all children and teens to participate in the 2017 Summer...

Western Nevada College Graduation May 22

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 6 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Western Nevada College is graduating one of its largest classes ever, with 551 students graduating with 592...

Letter To The Editor: Volunteers Help With Town Planting

Editor: A special thank you to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS). The young men and young women combined youth group and leaders, volunteered to...

Douglas Disposal Spring Cleanup Week May 22-26

Courtesy of Douglas Disposal · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas Disposal, Inc. will conduct its Spring Clean Up Week for Nevada weekly residential customers only (No occasional customers)...

Lecture Tells Story Of Gold Hill News Resurrection

by Guy Clifton, Travel Nevada · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. – Legends on the Comstock Lode have a way of coming back to life and that’s exactly what...