Salvation Army Christmas Job Fair Nov. 12

Courtesy of Salvation Army CARSON CITY, Nev. — The Salvation Army is having a Job Fair on Thursday November 12th from 10AM-12PM at their Family Services office: 661 Colorado St. Carson City. The Salvation...

Kiwanis Club Of Carson Valley Donates To Community Services Foundation

Courtesy of Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations MINDEN, Nev. — The Kiwanis Club of Carson Valley has donated $6,000 dollars to the Community Services Foundation in support of the Community and Senior Center over...

LifePoint Church To Host Dads-N-Kids Turkey Bowl Nov. 21

Special to the Carson Valley Times MINDEN, Nev. — LifePoint Church invites the public to its first ever Dads-B-Kids Turkey Bowl Nov. 21st from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at LifePoint Church in Minden...

Free Spaghetti Lunch For Veterans & Active Military Nov. 11 At The Carson Valley Inn

Courtesy of Bill Henderson, Carson Valley Inn MINDEN, Nev. — The Carson Valley Inn is serving a Free Spaghetti Lunch for all Veterans and Active Military – plus one guest – on Veteran’s Day, Wednesday,...

Salvation Army Seeking Volunteers As It Gears Up For Holiday Season

Courtesy of the Salvation Army CARSON CITY Nev. — The Salvation Army will be providing a Thanksgiving and Christmas food Baskets to families and individuals in need and toys for children 0-17 years old....

Kiwanis Club Turkey Bingo Nov. 21 at CVIC Hall In Minden

by Becky Hanson, Special to the Carson Valley Times MINDEN, Nev. — The Kiwanis Club of the Carson Valley is gearing up to host its 25th annual Turkey Bingo on Saturday, November 21. Doors will open at...

Michael Hohl Honda Food Drive To Benefit Carson Valley Community Food Closet

Courtesy of Michael Hohl Honda CARSON CITY, Nev. — Michael Hohl Honda is proud to launch a food drive for the nonprofit organization Carson Valley Community Food Closet. They provide food on a monthly basis...

2015 Appeal For Kids To Benefit Austin’s House

Courtesy of Austin’s House MINDEN, Nev. — Austin’s House is celebrating eight years of providing compassionate care for children in crisis with the annual giving campaign, the 2015 Appeal For Kids. The ten-bedroom facility opened...

Carson Valley Sertoma Club Makes Donation To ‘Project School Days’

Special to the Carson Valley Times GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Carson Valley Sertoma Club presented a check for $400 to Marilyn Malkmus to go to her all-volunteer organization, Project School Days. Project School Days has...

Jethro’s King Crab Feed & Steak Cookout Committee Donates $8,000 To MEFIYI Foundation

Courtesy of the MEFIYI Foundation MINDEN, Nev. — The 6th Annual Jethro’s King Crab Feed & Steak Cookout Event Committee has raised funds that has supported 20 non profit organizations in Douglas County. This...

Scenes From The Memorial Procession For Mark & Jeanne Hounsell

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — Memorial services for Mark and Jeanne Hounsell were held Saturday morning at Life Point Church in Minden. Phyllis Johnson Nosek sent in the photos below of the procession down Stephanie Way....

Boy Scout Troop 33 To Host Spaghetti Dinner

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Boy Scout Troop 33 hosts its third annual Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser Saturday October 24, 2015 4:00 – 7:00 pm at the Carson Valley United Methodist Church. Ticket Prices: $5 in advance*...

Active Volunteers In Douglas Names Ingrid Texeira October Volunteer Of The Month

Courtesy of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office MINDEN, Nev. — Ingrid Texeria is A.V.I.D. Volunteer-of-the-Month for October.  She moved from Huntington Beach, California, in 1977, and now lives in Minden. Formerly she worked in...

GoFundMe Account Started For Hounsell Children

Staff Reports A GoFundMe account has started on behalf of the Hounsell children, whose parents died in a vehicle accident Saturday evening in Churchill County. All four children were injured in the crash, but...

Squeaky’s Car Wash In Carson City To Host Boys & Girls Club Donation Day Oct. 17

Courtesy of the Boys & Girls Club of Western Nevada CARSON CITY, Nev. —  Squeaky’s Car Wash, located at 1580 N. Lompa Ln. in Carson City (on the corner of Lompa lane and HWY 50),...

October Events & Meetings For Women Inspiring Service & Education

Courtesy of Women Inspiring Service & Education MINDEN, Nev. — Women Inspiring Service and Education (WISE) announced dates and the agenda for their meetings this month. Coffee & Contacts is slated for Friday, October 16th...

Main Street Minden Fall Fling Set For Oct. 17

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — Main Street Minden will host the first Fall Fling Saturday, Oct. 17 from 3 to 9 p.m. on Esmeralda Avenue in Minden. The event will feature balloon animals, a...

Douglas County Empty Bowls Event Raises More Than $10,000 For Carson Valley Community Food Closet

Courtesy of Carson Valley Community Food Closet GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Douglas County Empty Bowls and Carson Valley Community Food Closet wish to thank the community and volunteers for your support at the 2nd Annual Douglas...

Between Horses & Humans Fundraiser Oct. 17 At Maddi’s Friesian Ranch

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — “Between Horses And Humans” will host its annual luncheon fundraiser Oct. 17 from noon to 3 p.m. at Maddi’s Friesian Ranch, 310 Allerman Lane in Gardnerville. Join them for...

Austinpalooza Raises $11,000-plus for Austin’s House

Courtesy of GE’s Bently Nevada MINDEN, Nev. — GE’s Bently Nevada and the Carson Valley Inn sponsored the fifth annual Austinpalooza event to benefit Austin’s House, the only children’s emergency shelter in Northern Nevada. Austinpalooza...