Suicide Prevention Network Of Douglas County’s Walk In Memory, Walk For Hope — Ride In Memory, Ride For Hope Sept. 9

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Suicide Prevention Network’s “Walk In Memory, Walk For Hope — Ride In Memory, Ride For Hope” event is Saturday, Sept. 9 at Heritage Park. More information below:  

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 for traffic control...

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 “Heavenly Holiday Faire”...

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 offset costs. Anderson,...

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 County Road. Almeida,...

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 and Celebration at...

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 Cookout Friday August...

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 just knowing that...

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 the public about...

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 (CDBG) program and...

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 retiring and transferring...

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. Mike Schiller’s 2017...

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. SAFE volunteers are...

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 based right here...

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 from a variety...

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 his 7th annual...

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 Scout to Camp.”...

‘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 County Community &...

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. His widow, Dorothy...

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 Food Closet and...