Flyers Energy acquires Allied Washoe Petroleum

Story courtesy of Flyers Energy Further advancing its previously-announced aggressive growth strategy, Flyers Energy, has announced the acquisition of Allied Washoe Petroleum, a fuel distributor with several Northern Nevada locations, including one in Minden....

GE Bunko for Breast Cancer reaches $173,000 mark

Special to the Carson Valley Times The Carson Tahoe Health Foundation honored a group of employees from GE Bently Nevada and the Carson Valley Inn for their ongoing efforts in support of local cancer...

Carson Tahoe announces wound care center expansion, addition of hyperbaric oxygen chamber

by Jon Tyler, Carson Tahoe Health More than 8 million people in the U.S. suffer from non-healing wounds, which are often impeded by such diseases and conditions as diabetes, obesity, aging and the late...

Town of Gardnerville installs electric vehicle charging station

by Carol Louthan, Town of Gardnerville The first public electric vehicle charging station in the Carson Valley has been installed on Eddy Street next to the Historian Inn in Gardnerville. The dual port charging...

From the Experts: Shared abundance for the Sierra region

Editor’s Note: This is the latest in a continuing series from Valley and regional professionals offering tips on their trade. Do you have an area of expertise that you’d like to share with our readership? The range of...

I’d Eat There to open Creole-inspired restaurant

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com In its one year of business, the I’d Eat There food truck made a name for itself around Carson Valley and Carson City with its curbside cuisine. The business, owned...

I’d Eat There to open Creole-inspired restaurant

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com In its one year of business, the I’d Eat There food truck made a name for itself around Carson Valley and Carson City with its curbside cuisine. The business, owned...

So what now?

Vacant Scolari’s space to be broken up into 3 units, tenants to be named later by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com The closure of Scolari’s Food & Drug in Gardnerville on Friday left a gaping wide...

Longtime Gardnerville resident wins Small Business Saturday Grand Prize

Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce Nancy Liput of Gardnerville was the big winner of the Small Business Saturday grand prize, taking home a ‘Treasure’ with more than 40 prizes donated by the participating businesses....

Class of 2013 graduates from Leadership Douglas County

by Bill Chernock, Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce In a ceremony light on pomp but heavy on significance, the members of Leadership Douglas County’s Class of 2013 graduated on Tuesday November 19th. Recognized for...

Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce, Main Street Gardnerville to celebrate Small Business Saturday

Story courtesy of the Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce The Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce and Main Street Gardnerville are working together to make it fun and rewarding for consumers to shop our local...

Frontier Communications named a Top 100 Military Friendly Employer

Partnerships, local and corporate support extend robust focus on military hiring Special to the Carson Valley Times Gardnerville, NV, – Frontier Communications (NASDAQ:FTR) announced Monday that it has been named a “Top 100” 2014 Military Friendly...

Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce co-sponors healthcare seminar/luncheon Dec. 4

 Nevada Business Group on Health (NVBGH) Helps Employers Navigate ACA Laws December 4, 2013 The Nevada Business Group on Health (NVBGH)—a non-profit dedicated to representing over 60 Northern Nevada employers and their employees in...

Bellator Firearms Training open in Minden

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com Jackie Lima makes clear distinctions when introducing her business. She’s not a shooting instructor, she’s a fighting instructor. And she doesn’t work with guns, she works with tools. “Anyone can...

Tourism & hospitality workshop will build job skills

Western Nevada College The Western Nevada College Tourism and Hospitality Career Center is offering a training opportunity on Friday, Oct. 18, 1:30-4:30 p.m., to those seeking employment or advancement opportunities in the tourism and...

Buona Sera to host chef throwdown: Celebrity Chef Mark Estee vs. Francesco Gazzana

Staff Reports Buona Sera Ristorante in Minden will host a chef throwdown Nov. 12 at 5:30 p.m. featuring its own executive chef, Francesco Gazzana vs. celebrity chef Mark Estee of Campo in Reno. This...

Polka Dots hosts grand opening, sister store Fresh Ideas celebrates 19 years

by Katie Brannan, Special to the Carson Valley Times Gardnerville, NV   (October 11, 2013) – Downtown Gardnerville’s newest boutique, Polka Dots  is hosting its grand opening with a week-long party, beginning Monday, October  14th...

Minden Silo project opens Web site

Our friend Scott Schrantz of AroundCarson.com came across this today – Chris Bently’s  Minden Silo project, which we first reported on Sept. 26 (here) has a name and a Web site. It is called...

Silver Strike Lanes to re-open

The Carson Valley Times received this letter from Jericho Enterprises Friday. Within, the company, which runs the Tillman Center in the Gardnerville Ranchos, announced its intentions to re-open Silver Strike Lanes, which closed earlier...

The long haul: Young and in Business in Douglas County

How small businesses are surviving, even thriving, in a slow economic recovery by Scott Neuffer, scott.neuffer@outlook.com As the economic distress of the last decade becomes the subject of history books, its effects remain. The...