Gardnerville Town Board Meeting Agenda: May 2

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Gardnerville Town Board meets at 4:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of every month at the Gardnerville Town Hall, 1407 Highway...

Douglas County Hires New Planning Manager

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Heather Ferris has been hired as the new Planning Manager for Douglas County.  Heather replaces Dean...

Douglas County Receives Best Tasting Water Award for Cave Rock Water Systems

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County Utilities has again won the best tasting water in the state of Nevada (for...

National Drug Take Back Day April 29

by Bernadette Smith, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. – Thousands of communities across the United States will participate in the Drug Enforcement Administration “National Drug...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Welcomes New Deputies

by Sgt. Bernadette Smith, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office welcomed to new deputies who were sworn in April 17. Deputy Grace...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Douglas County Emergency Management Hosts Exercise April 4 To Prepare For Potential Spring Flooding

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Emergency Management · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. —  Douglas County Emergency Management (East Fork Fire Protection District) hosted a two hour tabletop exercise on April...

Douglas County Declares State Of Emergency In Preparation For Potential Flooding From Spring & Summer Runoff

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 3 min read MINDEN, Nev. – The Douglas County Board of Commissioners have declared a State of Emergency in preparation for the potential...

Kingsbury Grade Reopen After Debris From Rock Fall Cleared

Courtesy of Nevada Department of Transportation · 1 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — The Nevada Department of Transportation reopened Kingsbury Grade (State Route 207) at approximately 4:30 pm Saturday...

Douglas County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: April 6

Staff Reports · 3 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,...

Genoa Town Advisory Board: April 5

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,...

Minden Town Board Agenda: April 5

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...

Gardnerville Town Board Agenda: April 4

Staff Reports · 3 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Gardnerville Town Board meets at 4:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of every month at the Gardnerville Town Hall, 1407 Highway...

DCSO Captain Joe Duffy Assists Tongan Parliament Officials

Courtesy of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — On March 7, 2017, Douglas County Sheriff’s Captain Joe Duffy was recruited by the Nevada National...