Tahoe Youth & Family Services Wraps Up James Lee Park Summer Program Pilot Season

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com MINDEN, Nev. — Sometimes a simple idea can go a long way toward addressing a significant need. Heading into the summer, the Minden Rotary Club...

Final Push For ‘Backpack Buddies’ Donations Sought

Courtesy of the Salvation Army MINDEN, Nev. — The Salvation Army is collecting Back Packs and School Supplies for disadvantaged children. As this Back to School Campaign finishes up...

Nevada Wolf Pack Basketball Coach Eric Musselman To Speak At Jethro’s Charity Crab Feed Aug. 14

Courtesy of the MEFIYI Foundation GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — You’re invited to the 6th Annual Jethro’s Charity King Crab Feed & Steak Cookout. Mark your calendars now — Friday, August...

Dinner Fundraiser Set For Aug. 8 For Ethan McKinney

  Friends of Ethan McKinney Ethan McKinney is a 14-year-old boy born and raised in Gardnerville. This fun loving, animal-raising, smart young man’s whole life was changed when he...

Dr. Susan Barry To Speak At August WISE Luncheon

Courtesy of Women Inspiring Service & Education MINDEN, Nev. – Women Inspiring Service and Education (WISE) will host their monthly meeting and luncheon on August 27 at the Carson Valley...

Carson Valley Sertoma Honors Don McRoberts & Cynthia Sawyer

by Eileen Behr, Carson Valley Sertoma Club MINDEN, Nev. — Don McRoberts and Cynthia Sawyer were honored at the Carson Valley Sertoma Club’s annual award and installation dinner on...

Inaugural Poker Run To Benefit B.A.R.K Safe Haven Rescue Kennel

Courtesy of Safe Haven Rescue Kennel GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Calling all motorcycles, hot rods, classic cars and daily drivers! The inaugural Safe Haven Rescue Kennel Poker Run will be...

Carson Valley Medical Center Foundation Fall Classic Golf Tournament Sept. 18 At Genoa Lakes

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Medical Center The Carson Valley Medical Center Hospital Foundation will host its sixth annual Fall Classic Golf Tournament on Friday, September 18, 2015 at...

Salvation Army Opens Apple Tree Backpack & School Supplies Drive

Courtesy of the Salvation Army GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Salvation Army is collecting Back Packs and School Supplies for disadvantaged children through August 13th. The Salvation Army has been...

W.I.S.E. Meeting June 25 At Carson Valley Country Club

Courtesy of Women Inspiring Service & Education MINDEN, Nev. — Women Inspiring Service and Education (WISE) will host their monthly meeting and luncheon on June 25th at Carson Valley...

Yogurt Beach To Host Beach Party Benefitting Boys And Girls Club

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Yogurt Beach in Gardnerville will host a beach party benefitting the Boys and Girls Clubs of Western Nevada Saturday, June 13 from noon to...

20/30 Club, MEFIYI & Westbrook Award Scholarships To Douglas High School Graduates

Courtesy of MEFIYI Foundation GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The 20/30 Men’s Club #85, MEFIYI and Westbrook Foundation came together and  awarded college scholarships to outstanding Douglas High School Graduating Seniors....

Suicide Prevention Network Named A.V.I.D. Volunteer Organization Of The Month

by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office MINDEN, Nev. — Suicide Prevention Network has been operating in Douglas County for fourteen years; for seven of those years, Debbie...

Gotta Dance Donates Scholarship To Dance Workshop

Courtesy of the Suicide Prevention Network of Douglas County MINDEN, Nev. — The Suicide Prevention Network of Douglas County recently donated a dance scholarship to the Dance Workshop from...

Carson Valley Days Carnival Tickets On Sale

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Wristband tickets for the Carson Valley Days Carnival, set for June 12 through 14 at Lampe Park, are available at Accolades Trophies, Engraving and Gifts, 1532...

Carson Valley Sertoma Contributes To Boys & Girls Club, Partnership Of Community Resources

  by Eileen Behr, Carson Valley Sertoma MINDEN, Nev. — Carson Valley Sertoma Club members presented a check for $200 to Cheryl Bricker, Executive Director of the Partnership of...

Memorial Day In Carson Valley (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Readers sent in photos from around the Valley Monday of different tributes to fallen warriors for Memorial Day. Jen Almeida and family planted American...

Harrah’s/Harvey’s Donates To Douglas County Senior Center Hot Soup Program

by Andrea Rajeski, Young At Heart GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Young at Heart would like to thank Harrah’s/Harvey’s Casino for their check of $1,300 towards the Hot Soup Program...

Southgate Block Party Set For May 31

    Special to the Carson Valley Times GARDNERVILLE, Nev. —  The businesses of Southgate Drive in Gardnerville will host a Block Party May 31, from 10 a.m. to...

Carson Valley Sertoma Club Makes Contribution To Suicide Prevention Network

Courtesy of Carson Valley Sertoma Club Carson Valley Sertoma Club presented a check for $400 to Debby Posnien of the Suicide Prevention Network on Friday May 8, 2015. SPN...