Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Patrol Raises Funds For Trent Almeida

by Sgt. Bernadette Smith · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. – Members of Citizen Patrol wanted to go further in helping their community than a vacation house check or a call out...

Heavenly Holiday Faire Nov. 4 At Carson Valley United Methodist Church

Courtesy of Heavenly Holiday Faire · 2 min read Mark your calendar for a fun-filled day of handmade gifts, home-baked goodies silent auction, kid’s market and gift basket raffles on at the...

GoFundMe Pages Started For Douglas High Alum Who Was Victim In Hit-And-Run East Of Sparks

Staff Reports · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Medical bills are beginning to stack up for Randy Anderson and his family, and friends are attempting to raise funds to help...

East Fork Professional FireFighters Donate To #TrentStrong

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The East Fork Professional Firefighters Association presented a check for $700 to the family of Trent Almeida Tuesday afternoon at Station 14 on...

Family Run Bike Ride & Celebration Aug. 12 At Bently Science Park

Courtesy of Baker Hughers, a GE Company · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Project HERO, Alta Alpina, and the GE Veterans Networks will be putting on their annual Family Run Bike Ride...

Big Heart Band Headlining Aug. 11 ‘All 4 Charity’ King Crab Feed & Steak Cookout

Courtesy of the MEFIYI Foundation · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Big Heart Band will provide music entertainment at the 8th Annual “All 4 Charity” King Crab Feed & Steak...

Carson Valley Community Food Closet Moves Forward With Capital Campaign

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Community Food Closet · 4 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — “You’re a blessing.” “I don’t know what I would do without the Food Closet.” “It is great...

An Afternoon At The Pink House With Lillian Virgin Finnegan Aug. 19

Special to the Carson Valley Times · 1 min read GENOA, Nev. — The Centennial Genoa Candy Dance Statue Project committee and The Pink House are hosting a public event to inform...

Douglas County Accepting Applications For The Community Development Block Grant Program

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County is now accepting applications for the 2017 Second Round of Funding of the Community Development Block Grant...

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...

Minden Block Party To Benefit Local Charities & Non-Profits Aug. 18

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 3 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Come Aug. 18, a pair of summer event fundraisers will join forces to throw one big block party in downtown Minden....

Elder Advocate New Volunteer Training Offered

Courtesy of Special Advocates For The Elderly · 1 min read Minden, Nev.  – Special Advocates for Elderly (SAFE) of Douglas County is starting a training for new volunteers beginning in September....

Carson Valley Chapter of ‘Guitars For Vets’ Is Nevada’s First

Courtesy of Guitars For Vets · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — “The first chapter of Guitars for Vets (G4V) in the state of Nevada is up and running, and it is...

Donations Fund Maple Trees To Beautify Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park

Courtesy of Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park · 1 min  read MINDEN, Nev.- Five Autumn Blaze maple trees were recently planted at the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park, the result of support...

Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Nevada score with Tice-Pegram partnership

Courtesy of Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Nevada · 4 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. – Mike Tice, offensive line coach for the Oakland Raiders football team brought his A-game to...

Boy Scouts Troop 33 To Host Fourth Annual ‘Send A Scout To Camp’ Car & Truck Show Fundraiser Aug. 12

Courtesy of Boy Scouts of America Troop 33 · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — BSA Troop 33 is excited to announce it will be hosting its 4th annual “Send a...

‘All 4 Charity’ King Crab Feed & Steak Cookout Aug. 11

Courtesy of the MEFIYI Foundation · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The 8th Annual “All 4 Charity” King Crab Feed & Steak Cookout is scheduled Friday August 11, 2017 at Douglas...

HAM Radio Estate Sale Aug. 5

Courtesy of Sierra Intermountain Emergency Radio Association ·2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — When George Uebele (WW7E) died last year, he left behind a room crammed with HAM radio equipment and books....

Bowl-Making Event Aug. 6 At Ogres Holm Pottery

Staff Reports · 1 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Ogres Holm Pottery of Carson City is hosting an Empty Bowls bowl making and glazing event to support both the Carson Valley...

Young At Heart Bingo July 30

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Young At Heart Community Bingo will be July 30 at the Douglas County Community Senior Center, 1329 Waterloo in Gardnerville. Doors open at...