Western Nevada College Recognizes 267 Students On Spring 2017 Dean’s List

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Western Nevada College has named 267 students to the Spring 2017 Dean’s List. Those chosen to WNC’s...

Storytime Returns To Lampe Park June 7

by Heather Frueh, Douglas County Public Library · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Enjoy stories at the park! The Douglas County Public Library will provide storytime at Lampe Park on...

‘Life Is Permanent, So Mark It With A Sharpie’ — Douglas High Graduates Class Of 2017

Staff Reports · 6 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas High bid farewell to a senior class of 395 graduates Wednesday night at the high school. Speakers invoked the words of...

Hunter Celio Named Valedictorian, Alex Jacobson Salutatorian For Douglas High School Class Of 2017

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Even with final exams still wrapping up around the Douglas High School campus, the Class of 2017’s top students have already...

Douglas County Students Receive Greater Nevada Credit Union Scholarships

Courtesy of Greater Nevada Credit Union · 2 min read  MINDEN, Nev. —  Minden resident Sean Wolfkiel and Gardnerville residents Sarina Deitch, Sarah Downes and Aiyana Pitts were each recently...

Douglas County School District Wins Public Sector Award For Software Deployment

Courtesy of Tyler Technologies · 4 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County School District was a recipient of the recently awarded Tyler Public Sector Excellence Awards for local...

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...

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...

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...

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....

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...

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...

Western Nevada College’s Youngest-Ever Nursing Graduate Makes Dreams Come True Quickly

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 4 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — In the 35 years that Western Nevada College has been offering an associate degree in nursing program,...

WNC Offers Accelerated Plan For Pre-Nursing Students

  Courtesy of Western Nevada College ·  2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — To meet the rising employment demand for nurses, Western Nevada College now offers a plan to...

Douglas County Sixth Grade Students Learn About Minden-Tahoe Airport

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Four hundred Douglas County middle school students toured Minden-Tahoe Airport last week. Students had the opportunity to...

Cycling: ‘Fast Freddie’ Rodriguez Visits Valley Schools

Special to the Carson Valley Times · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Four-time U.S. national road race champion “Fast Freddie” Rodriguez rode into Carson Valley Wednesday to share motivational and safety...

Jacks Valley Elementary School’s Andrew Fromdahl Named Douglas County School District’s Teacher Of The Year

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Cited by co-workers as a fun, engaging and energetic leader, and cited by students as a “straight-up, chill dude,” Jacks...

Gardnerville Resident Aryana Petrosky Graduates From Azusa Pacific

Courtesy of ReadMedia Newswire · 1 min read AZUSA, Calif. — Gardnerville resident Aryana Petrosky graduated from Azusa Pacific University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science on Sat.,...

Nurse Appreciation Week Observed At Western Nevada College

  Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Providing the self-less care of others on a daily basis warrants recognition. Through National Nurses Week,...