Meals of Hope produces 50,000 meals in first Carson Valley run

Meals of Hope produces 50,000 meals in first Carson Valley run Staff Reports More than 150 volunteers huddled around long tables in the Sierra Lutheran High School gymnasium Tuesday afternoon, diligently measuring, sealing, sorting,...

Douglas County School District Bus Routes 2014-15

Douglas County School District Bus Routes 2014-15 Bus Routes for the 2014-15 school year for Carson Valley schools. Secondary school routes listed first, followed by elementary schools (Continued Below) SECONDARY SCHOOLS Destination Douglas High...

Awaken Prayer Night at Life Point Church in Minden Aug. 6

Awaken Prayer Night Courtesy of Life Point church Awaken Prayer Nights are to bring people together to corporately pray for women and children being sex trafficked and exploited. It is time to take God’s...

Douglas High School volleyball fundraiser at Saletti’s Aug 8

Douglas High School Volleyball fundraiser at Saletti’s Aug. 8 Courtesy of the Douglas High Volleyball team Douglas High School Volleyball needs to raise funds for the upcoming high school volleyball season.   Douglas Volleyball,...

READing Paws program continues at Douglas County Public Library

READing Paws program continues at Douglas County Public Library by Maggie Rusmisel, Douglas County Public Library Douglas County Public Library in Minden will continue participating in the READing Paws® Program on Wednesday, August 6...

Douglas County 4-H wins Nevada State Fair Prizes

Douglas County 4-H wins Nevada State Fair Prizes Staff Reports The Douglas County 4-H/Carson Valley Shepherds lamb group enjoyed the Nevada State Fair over the weekend, producing a number of big prize-winners. The group...

Douglas High grad Jennifer Zabelsky to star in comic opera at Minnesota Fringe Fest

Douglas High grad Jennifer Zabelsky to star in comic opera at Minnesota Fringe Festival Courtesy of Really Spicy Opera   Gardnerville-native Jennifer Zabelsky is hitting the operatic stage in the Midwest. This trained opera...

Gardnerville Elementary School to host blood drive Aug. 12

Gardnerville Elementary School to host Blood Drive Aug. 12 Staff Reports Gardnerville Elementary School will host a blood drive Tuesday, Aug. 12 from 8 a.m. to noon in the United Blood Services Bloodmobile, which...

Weekly Yard Sale Roundup: Aug. 1-3

Weekly Yard Sale Roundup   Every week at CVT, we’ll post a roundup of any yard sale information sent to us for the upcoming weekend. This is a free service – you e-mail us...

Obituary: Josephine (Oma) Christen

Josephine (Oma) Christen 1926-2014 Josephine (Oma) passed away peacefully July 24, 2014. She was born in Germany and came to the United States in 1958. She is survived by her son Werner, granddaughters Britney...

Barton Health launches new Spanish Web site

Barton Health launches new Spanish Web site by Molly Hucklebridge, Barton Health South Lake Tahoe, CA – Barton Health has a new way to serve more patients.  Today, July 31, Barton Health launches a...

Former Nevada State Treasurer Patty Cafferata to speak at Dangberg Home Ranch Saturday

Patty Cafferata to speak at Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park by Mark Jensen, Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park MINDEN, Nev.- Former Nevada State Treasurer Patty Cafferata, along with her daughter, Elisa Cafferata, will discuss...

Wild Things descend on CVIC Hall in Minden

Wild Things descend on CVIC Hall in Minden   Maggie Rusmisel sent in a number of photos from the Wild Things presentation hosted by the Douglas County Public Library at the CVIC Hall in...

Living with Fire offers free conference to Northern Nevada homeowners

Living With Fire offers free conference to Northern Nevada homeowners by Tiffany Kozsan, University of Nevada, Reno Cooperative Extension Part of a collaborative series to help homeowners prepare for wildfire RENO, Nev. – Residents in...

Back-to-school school supply drive at Frontier Communications Aug. 4-9

Back-to-School School Supply Drive Courtesy of Frontier Communications Frontier Communications is hosting a Back-to-School School Supply Drive, in partnership with Project School Days & Soroptimist International Aug. 4-9. Frontier Communications is the main drop off...

Valley Students Travel to Washington D.C.

Valley Students Travel to Washington D.C. by Linda Gilkerson, Partnership of Community Resources The Partnership of Community Resources, Students Taking On Prevention (STOP) chose five young adults to serve as representatives at the Legacy’s...

Former principal Charlie Condron finds new venture as East Fork Water Master

All that water, and no time to fish by Sheila Gardner, Carson Valley Times From March 1 until the beginning of November, Charlie Condron is answering the call of the Carson River seven days...

Douglas High student attends Anti-Tobacco Training in Washington, D.C.

Douglas High student attends Anti-Tobacco Training in Washington, D.C. Special to the Carson Valley Times A local high school student has just returned from an anti-tobacco leadership training put on by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free...

Gardnerville Splash Dogs Photos, Day 2

  SPLASH DOGS PHOTOS, DAY 2 Ron Harpin was out at Splash Dogs again today and came away with these photos. You can view or purchase more of Ron’s work at www.rahphotosnv.com. Splash Dogs...

Splash Dogs Photos, Day 1

Splash Dogs competition continues Saturday, Sunday Staff Reports Splash Dogs kicked off Friday afternoon at Heritage Park in Gardnerville. Training and competition continues Saturday and Sunday, taking up most of both days. Volunteers will be...