Airbus Perlan Mission II Kicks Off Second Season Exploring Skies Above the Sierra Nevada

Courtesy of Airbus Perlan Mission II  · 4 min read   MINDEN, Nev. – Airbus Perlan Mission II, an initiative to fly a glider without an engine to the edge...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: April 24

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — We have a 30 percent chance of scattered showers before 11 a.m. today, though the cloud cover over the...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: April 21

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Clear skies are in order today and through the weekend, with a high of 65 today followed by a...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: April 20

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Look for sunny skies today (and through Friday and the weekend, for that matter), with a high of 56...

Douglas County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: April 20

Staff Reports · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Board of Commissioners meets the third Thursday of every month at 1:30 p.m. at the Tahoe Transportation Center, 169 Highway 50...

Business Showcase April 20 At Douglas County Community & Senior Center

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Chamber Of Commerce · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The ‘Biggest Business Event of the Year’ is the Carson Valley Chamber’s Business Showcase. It will...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: April 19

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min  GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The rain over the past three days brought about rises on Carson River. The main stem, which crosses under Highway...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: April 18

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — This morning’s rain should begin to taper off around 11 a.m., though a chance of rain still exists for...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: April 17

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — After closing out the weekend with scattered showers, we’re in for a 90 percent chance of continued rain today and again...

Gardnerville Earns Tree City USA Distinction For 15th Year

by Paula Lochridge, Main Street Gardnerville · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Gardnerville has been named a Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation for the 15th year...

Douglas County Navigating FEMA Emergency Funding Application Process While Preparing For Spring Flooding

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 10 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Local and regional emergency management officials are performing a complex balancing act as they prepare for potential flooding later...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: April 14

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — We put the most recent storm behind us late last night, though we’re starting the day out in the...

Douglas County Seeks Public Feedback On Social Media Messaging During Floods

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County Communications and Public Information is currently researching social media messages disseminated by local governments...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: April 13

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The wind advisory that began Wednesday is set to expire at 11 a.m. today, though the gusts have calmed...

Nevada Wing Commander Participates In Nevada Aviation-Aerospace-Airports Day

by Major Dale Brown, Asst. Public Affairs Officer, Civil Air Patrol Nevada Wing · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Colonel Carol L. Lynn, commander of the Nevada Wing...

Jacks Valley Road Reconstruction Put Out To Bid

Staff Reports · 1 min read GENOA, Nev. — The Douglas County Public Works Department put a planned project to repave roughly seven miles of Jacks Valley Road out for...

Douglas County Road Report: April 12-25

Courtesy of Douglas County Public Works · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Road Report for county-maintained roads for March 29 through April 12:  *All work is tentatively...

Douglas County Approves Agreement For Johnson Lane Area Drainage Master Plan

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 3 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Board of County Commissioners authorized the County to enter into an Interlocal Agreement...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: April 12

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — There is about a 20 percent chance of rain in the forecast today, and the National Weather Service has...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Explorers Claim Regional Awards

by Sgt. Bernadette Smith, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. – The Douglas County Sheriff’s Explorer POST #2105 attended the Central Coast Law Enforcement Exploring Competition...