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....

Western Nevada College President Burton Accepts New Position With The Nevada System Of Higher Education

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Western Nevada College (WNC) President Chester (Chet) Burton has announced that Friday, Aug. 18 will be his last day at WNC. Burton...

Class Resumes At Scarselli Elementary After Crews Investigate Odor Resembling Gas

Courtesy of East Fork Fire Protection District · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — At 11:07 a.m. Wednesday, East Fork Fire Protection District personnel was alerted to a reported smell that resembled gas at Scarselli...

Western Nevada College Announces Summer Semester Dean’s List

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 1 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Western Nevada College is proud to announce that 32 students have qualified for the 2017 Summer Dean’s List. To earn this distinction...

Western Nevada College To Start New School Year Tobacco Free

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev . — Western Nevada College has joined more than 1,700 colleges and universities across the country in kicking the habit. When students arrive...

Scenes From The First Day Of School In Carson Valley (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Students around Carson Valley headed back to school Monday morning. Photos have been streaming in of those “First Day of School” moments throughout the morning. If...

Western Nevada College Douglas Campus To Open Aug. 14

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Western Nevada College’s Douglas campus will open Monday, Aug. 14 to assist students​ with final preparations for the fall semester. Douglas Campus Manager...

Back-To-School Blessing At Carson Valley United Methodist Church

Courtesy of Carson Valley United Methodist Church · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Join us this Sunday, August 13th, at the Carson Valley United Methodist Church for our fourth annual “Blessing of the Backpacks”...

Project School Days Enters 20th Year As Coordinator Marilyn Malkmus Prepares To Retire

Staff Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — After 20 years of coordinating Project School Days to help Valley schoolchildren in need obtain backpacks and school materials, Marilyn Malkmus will be retiring and transferring...

Douglas County School District Valley School Bus Routes For 2017-18 School Year

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County School District bus routes for Carson Valley schools for the 2016-17 school year appear below. School begins Aug. 14. DOUGLAS HIGH SCHOOL ROUTE 1 ASPIRE & DOUGLAS...

Douglas High Grad Joe Girdner Takes The Reins As New Principal

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 5 min read MINDEN, Nev. — It’s been 25 years since Joe Girdner walked the halls of Douglas High School as a student. “Honestly, there’s not a lot that has...

Logan Gmuender Graduates From Fort Lewis College

Courtesy of readMedia Newswire · 1 min  read DURANGO, Col., — Logan Gmuender, of Gardnerville, Nev., graduated from Fort Lewis College on Saturday, April 29, 2017. Gmuender graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Biology. Over...

Southwest Gas Donates ARC Welder To Western Nevada College

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Western Nevada College’s Welding Technology program recently received a donation that will help welding students become more versed and marketable in the...

Sierra Lutheran High School Welcomes New Principal, Receives ‘Award Of Excellence’

by Katie Allin, Sierra Lutheran High School · 3 min read MINDEN, Nev. — As back-to-school supplies start rolling out in stores, Sierra Lutheran High School’s administrative team is already gearing up for the school’s...

Western Nevada College Debuting Automotive Restoration Class This Fall

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Imagine taking a class where one of the goals is to restore a third-generation classic 1953 Cadillac convertible. Look no further than...

Increased Funding Available For Nevadans Seeing College Education

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — The Legislature has increased the amount of funding available to help Nevadans earn a college education. More than $400,000 is available to...

Buchinskiy, Petrosky Make Azusa Pacific University Deans’ List

Courtesy of readMedia Newswire · 1 min read AZUSA, Calif. — Several local residents made the academic Deans’ List at Azusa Pacific University. These students are honored for a spring 2017 grade-point average of 3.5...

Starting With Fall Semester, All WNC Graphic Communications Classes Available Online

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Class flexibility and high success rates of finding employment are some of the benefits to Graphic Communications degree-earning students at Western Nevada...

Anna Lisa Acosta New Director Of Western Nevada College Child Development Center

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Is there any way to replace Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully or Journey lead singer Steve Perry?   At Western Nevada College, Anna...

Adult Literacy, Language Program At Western Nevada College Celebrates Students’ Success

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — They did it. Western Nevada College’s Adult Literacy and Language program prepares students to reach their education goals and career aspirations. On...