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...

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...

Douglas County Road Report For Aug. 28-Sept. 4

Courtesy of Douglas County Public Works · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Road Report for county-maintained roads for Aug. 28 through Sept. 4: Slurry sealing in the Valley: Riverview Drive...

Douglas County Selects Bradley Hurley As Assistant County Manager

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — After a public meet-and-greet on Aug. 21 and a one on one interview with County Manager Larry Werner, the position of...

Main Street Gardnerville Announces Three New Board Members

Courtesy of Main Street Gardnerville · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Main Street Gardnerville (MSG) announces the appointment of three new members of its Board of Directors, as well as the full slate of...

Douglas County Launches Transparency Portal To Increase Government Accountability

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. – Today, Douglas County, NV announced the launch of a new Transparency Portal  which consists of a cloud based platform in partnership...

Aviation Roundup Adds Canada’s CF-18 Demo Team To Lineup

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County Minden-Tahoe Airport is pleased to announce the addition of Canada’s CF-18 Demo Team to the Aviation Roundup. The unique...

Douglas County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: Aug. 17

Staff Reports · 1 min read STATELINE, 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 in Stateline. The agenda...

County Launches ‘Douglas Diaries’ Web Site

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. – Douglas County, Nevada is filled with exciting, fantastic and vibrant people. Individuals from around the world come to Douglas County to...

Douglas County Selects Two Candidates For Assistant County Manager Position

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County · 3 min read MINDEN, Nev. — After conducting panel interviews of eight applicants on Aug. 7 for the position of Assistant County Manager, two candidates have been recommended to...

First West Nile Case Reported In Douglas County For 2017

Courtesy of CarsonNow.org · 1 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Carson City Health and Human Services and Douglas County Mosquito Abatement are reporting the first human case of West Nile virus in the Carson...

Douglas County Road Report For Aug. 14-25

Courtesy of Douglas County Public Works · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Road Report for county-maintained roads for Aug. 14 through Aug. 25: Continue asphalt patching in Fish Springs, Wildflower,...

Deputy Zack Hickman Joins Douglas County Sheriff’s Office

by Sgt. Bernadette Smith, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County Sheriff’s Office welcomes a new deputy sheriff.  On Aug. 7, 2017, Zack Hickman was administered his oath of office in the presence of family and friends. Deputy Hickman was raised in Douglas County and graduated from Douglas High School in 2006. Following his high school graduation Zach attended Western Nevada College and was awarded an Associate of Applied Science degree in Criminal Justice.  Deputy Hickman was hired by the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office in 2009 and worked in their jail for three years and in their Patrol Division for five years. Deputy Hickman is happy to return to the Carson Valley, his home. Deputy Hickman will be assigned to the Patrol Division under the leadership of Captain Joe Duffy.

Douglas County Accepting Applications For The Community Development Block Grant Program

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County is now accepting applications for the 2017 Second Round of Funding of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program and...

Recording Fee Structure Change In Douglas County

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Recorder’s office would like to inform the residents of Douglas County about a recording fee structure change which...

Dan Doyle Recognized For 30 years Of Service With Douglas County Public Library

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Dan Doyle, Senior Library Technician for the Douglas County Public Library, is celebrating thirty years of serving the residents and visitors...

Douglas County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: Aug. 3

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Board of Commissioners meets the first Thursday of every month at 1 p.m. at the Douglas County Historic Courthouse, 1616 8th Street in Minden....

Johnson Lane Residents Invited To Drainage Master Plan Meeting

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. – Johnson Lane residents are invited to learn about the Johnson Lane Area Drainage Master Plan (ADMP) on Wednesday, Aug. 9 at...

Genoa Town Board Meeting Agenda: Aug. 2

Staff Reports · 2 min read GENOA, Nev. — The Town of Genoa Advisory Board meets at 6:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of the month at the Genoa Town Meeting Room, 2289 Main Street in Genoa....

Minden Town Board Agenda: Aug. 2

Staff Reports · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Minden Town Board meets on the first Wednesday of every month at the CVIC Hall, 1604 Esmeralda Avenue in Minden at 5:30 p.m. Their agenda for...