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...

Historic Bodie Ghost Town Re-Opens For Summer With Limited Services

Courtesy of East River PR · 2 min read MONO COUNTY, Calif. – As the year’s record snowpack melts away, one of Mono County’s great gems – Bodie State Historic...

Bently Heritage Silos Re-Roofed (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — With the significant heave of a gigantic crane and some fine-tuning at the top, the roof of the Bently Heritage silos...

UNLV Students Help With Spring Cleaning At Stewart Indian School

by Guy Clifton, Travel Nevada · 1 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — UNLV students taking part in the university’s Alternative Break Program will spend next week at Stewart Indian...

Track Repair Beings At Nevada State Railroad Museum

by Guy Clifton, Travel Nevada · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. – Repairs to the flood-damaged grounds of the Nevada State Railroad Museum kicked into high gear this week...

Dangberg Historic Park Offers Volunteer Opportunities

Courtesy of Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. —  The non-profit Friends of Dangberg Home Ranch is seeking additional volunteers to help with events, guest...

World War I Exhibit Debuts Tuesday At Nevada State Museum

by Guy Clifton, Travel Nevada · 4 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. – When the United States entered World War I – 100 years ago this month – it had...

Tours Take Groups Behind The Scenes At Nevada State Museum

by Guy Clifton, Nevada Department of Tourism & Cultural Affairs · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nevada – Why is there an artificial mud pit on the second floor of...

Douglas County Historical Society Honors Women In History

By Marlena Hellwinkel, Douglas County Historical Society · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — March is National Women in History Month and the Douglas County Historical Society (DCHS) has recognized five...

Myron Freedman Named New Nevada State Museum Director

by Guy Clifton, TravelNevada.com · 5 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. – Myron Freedman’s first trip to a museum was a family outing to the Nevada State Museum in Carson...

Nevada Department Of Transportation Celebrates 100 Years

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Transportation · 7 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. – The Nevada Department of Transportation is celebrating 100 years with historical photos and timeline posted on...

March Events At Mormon Station State Historic Park

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Conservation & Natural Resources · 1 min read GENOA, Nev. – Celebrate spring with a series of history talks, featuring some of Genoa’s infamous...

Nevada State Railroad Museum To Reopen March 4

by Guy Clifton, Nevada State Railroad Museum · 1 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — The Nevada State Railroad Museum in Carson City will reopen Saturday, March 4, with free weekend...

20 Years Later, Memories Of New Year’s Flood Hold Strong (VIDEO)

Staff Reports · 8 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The New Year’s Flood of 1997 was 20 years ago Sunday. Some of our readers sent in their memories of the...

Year In Review 2016: Red Barn Antiques In Minden Offers Pieces Of Local History

Editor’s Note: As part of our Year In Review 2016 series, we’re re-publishing a few stories that were among our very favorite to write (and/or read) during the past year....

Will James, The ‘111’ Mark & The Former Dangberg Ranch

Editor’s Note: This story first appeared in “Cowboys North & South”  magazine, published by the Will James Society By Sharon DeCarlo, Cowboys North & South · 4 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev....

American Indian Achievement Awards Celebrated Nov. 19

Courtesy of the Nevada Indian Commission · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. – The Nevada Indian Commission will honor four Nevadans for their contributions to the American Indian community...

Thanksgiving Dutch Oven Cooking Demonstration Nov. 19 At Mormon Station State Historic Park

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Conservation & Natural Resources · 1 min read GENOA, Nev. – Join park rangers at Mormon Station State Historic Park in Genoa for a...

Free Admission To Nevada State Museums In Celebration Of Nevada Day

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Tourism & Cultural Affairs · 1 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Both Nevada State Museums in Carson City will celebrate Nevada Day with free...

Nevada State Museum To Celebrate 75th Anniversary Oct. 28

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Tourism & Cultural Affairs CARSON CITY, Nev. — In recognition of the 75th anniversary of the Nevada State Museum, Carson City, the public is...