Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 21

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Carson Range wore a dusting of snow this morning from the overnight storm that rolled over the Valley. We have an 80 percent...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 20

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — We’re looking at a high of 69 degrees with breezy conditions this afternoon to the tune of 15 to 25 mph gusts. Rain is...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 19

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Look for clear skies and a high of 71 degrees today as daytime highs continue to trend downward into autumn. There is a chance...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 18

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read Highway 395 in Gardnerville near Industrial Way was closed in both directions for several hours Sunday night as the Nevada Highway Patrol investigated a vehicle-vs.-pedestrian fatal crash....

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 14

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The National Weather Service issued a tornado warning in some areas of the region during Wednesday’s storms that rolled over Northwestern Nevada. It was...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 13

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The recent spate of clear-ish mornings and overcast-to-stormy afternoons and evenings should continue again today. Look for a high of 81 degrees and a...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 12

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — We have a 40 percent chance of rain showers and thunderstorms in store today, with a high of 83 degrees expected. Toddler storytime for...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 11

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Record-Courier reports that Minden balloon pilot and retired East Fork firefighter Allen Anderson won the gold medal at the Great Reno Balloon Race...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 8

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Scattered thunderstorms are in the forecast once again starting after 11 a.m. today. Look for a high of 81 degrees. Clear skies and temperatures...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 7

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Isolated thunderstorms and showers are in the forecast after 11 a.m. Look for a high of 83 degrees. The Douglas County Board of Commissioners...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 6

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected to return after 2 p.m. today with some of the storms potentially producing heavy rain. Otherwise, look for...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 5

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Crews continued to gain ground on the Slinkard Fire over the weekend, boosting containment to 60 percent on the 9,093-acre blaze near Topaz Lake....

To The Readers Of The Carson Valley Times … A Farewell Of Sorts

September will mark the close of a chapter both for myself and the Carson Valley Times. It has been my great honor to serve Carson Valley through this web site for the past four...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 1

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Highway 395 remains closed south of Holbrook Junction to Highway 182 in Bridgeport. Voluntary evacuations remain in place for the area behind Topaz Lodge,...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 31

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Highway 395 remains closed this morning from the Holbrook Junction to Bridgeport due to the Slinkard Fire, which started in Slinkard Valley Tuesday afternoon...

Highway 395 Reopens As Crews Gain Foothold On Slinkard Fire

Staff Reports TOPAZ, Calif. — Update, 10 a.m., Saturday —  Highway 395 has reopened to traffic in both directions near the Nevada state line. #slinkardfire from my front yard. Worth watching this video. pic.twitter.com/L2qu5krAPS —...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 30

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Slinkard Fire has burned approximately 750 acres south of Monitor Pass, closing Highway 89, according to a report from The Record-Courier. The fire...

Douglas County To Host Citizens’ Roundtable On Strategic Plan

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County is hosting one of two annual citizens’ roundtable discussions on September 19, 2017 at the TRE Community Center from...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 29

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. —  Mostly sunny skies mixed with isolated thunderstorms after 1 p.m. are in the forecast today. Look for a high of 94 degrees. Temperatures will...

Honor Flight Trip Springs Out Of Community & Senior Center Friendship

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 3 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Sometimes life’s grandest adventures can happen by chance. For Greg Silvestro and John and Gale Phillips, it was a hat and...