Keep Your Cool: How To Avoid Heat-Related Illnesses

​By Tamara Burns, RN, Barton Health · 2 min read It’s that time of year where heat-related illnesses are on the rise for locals and visitors alike. Heat illnesses...

Safety Tips For Periods Of Poor Air Quality

Courtesy of Carson Tahoe Health · 1 min read As a result of the numerous recent wildland fires in the region (and with more almost certainly in store before the...

Mini Book Sale At Douglas County Community & Senior Center July 24

by Heather Frueh, Douglas County Public Library · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Stock up on summer reads! The Douglas County Public Library Foundation and the Friends of the...

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...

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...

Memorial Service For Ruth Alice Queen July 12

Special to the Carson Valley Times Ruth Alice Queen April 5, 1923 – June 29, 2017 Ruth Alice Queen, 94, died June 29, 2017 in Carson City, Nevada. She...

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...

Tahoe Goes High Tech To Fight Aquatic Invasive Weeds

Courtesy of The Tahoe Fund · 3 min read INCLINE VILLAGE Nev. — The Tahoe Fund announced Tuesday the start of an innovative pilot project to test the use of...

Wildlife Show At CVIC Hall July 12

by Heather Frueh, Douglas County Public Library · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — As part of the library’s summer reading fun, the Douglas County Public Library is providing two...

Job Openings: Customer Service Rep, Cooks, Security Officers & 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...

‘Necessary Conversations’ Seminar July 13 At Douglas County Community & Senior Center

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Eastside Memorial Park will host a free seminar entitled “Necessary Conversations” July 13 from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Douglas...

Dropoff Locations For Stephanie Waggoner Memorial Christmas In July Toy Drive

Courtesy of Project Santa Claus · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Twelve members of the Chamber of Commerce will be providing toy drops starting the week of July 10...

Bike Paths Transform Community

Courtesy of Bike Tahoe · 4 min read STATELINE, Nev. – Bike paths can transform a community to be safer, healthier, and contribute to its economic and environmental sustainability. A...

Trinity Lutheran To Host Financial Legacy Class Beginning July 18

Courtesy of Trinity Lutheran Church · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Trinity Lutheran Church, 1480 Douglas Avenue in Gardnerville, will host a series of classes entitled “The Legacy Journey”...

Storytime At Mormon Station July 21

Courtesy of Douglas County Public Library MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Public Library presents Storytime at Mormon Station State Historic Park in Genoa on Friday, July 21 at...

Scenes From Independence Day In Carson Valley 2017 (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — We’ll be collecting your photos today from all of the various Independence Day celebrations throughout the Valley — whether they be...

Community Fun Walk/Run Event July 22 To Celebrate Carson City Freeway Completion

by Meg Ragonese, Nevada Department of Transportation · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. –The Nevada Department of Transportation is inviting community members to take part in a free fun...

Job Openings: Dishwashers, Broiler Chef, Shop Help & 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...

Scenes From Casting For Recovery Fly-Fishing Retreat (PHOTOS)

Courtesy of NevadaPhotoSource.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Carson Tahoe Cancer Center hosted a Casting For Recovery fly-fishing retreat in Gardnerville on Friday, June 29. Casting For Recovery...

Corvette Club Show & Shine July 9 At Michael Hohl Motor Company

Courtesy of Michael Hohl Motor Company · 1 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Michael Hohl Motor Company invites Corvette owners and enthusiasts to their 7th Annual Reno Corvette Club...