Gardnerville Town Board Meeting Agenda: Aug. 1

  Staff Reports · 2 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 395 in Gardnerville....

Final Leg Of Carson City Freeway To Open Wednesday

by Meg Ragonese, Nevada Department of Transportation · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. –The Nevada Department of Transportation is scheduled to open the last leg of the Interstate 580 Carson City Freeway to traffic...

DCSO Welcomes New Deputy Kylie Shepherd

by Sgt. Bernadette Smith, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. – On July 24, 2017, Kylie Shepherd was administered her oath of office in the presence of family and friends. Deputy...

Douglas County Road Report For July 31-Aug. 7

Courtesy of Douglas County Public Works · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Road Report for county-maintained roads for July 31 through Aug. 7: Continued stencil striping in the Pine Nut/Ranchos/Foothill areas –...

Douglas County Conducts Panel Interviews For Assistant County Manager

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev.- After reviewing over 100 applications, Douglas County has narrowed the field down to 8 applicants for the position of Assistant County Manager....

Douglas County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: July 20

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Board of Commissioners meets July 20 at 1 p.m. at the Tahoe Transportation Center, 169 Highway 50 in Stateline. The full agenda for the...

Carson Valley Lions Club Plants Tree At Minden Park

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Members of the Carson  Valley Lions Club planted an Autumn Blaze maple tree at Minden Park on July 13, replacing a cottonwood that had been taken...

Carson Valley Air Quality Plunges Into Hazardous Range

Staff Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Air quality in Carson Valley plummeted overnight into the “hazardous” range as smoke continued to pour in from the Detwiler Fire near Yosemite in California. Tuesday afternoon...

Traffic Delays Expected On Kingsbury Grade July 18 Due To Tree Removal

by Meg Ragonese, Nevada Department of Transportation · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Motorists should anticipate 15- to 30-minute traffic delays on Kingsbury Grade Tuesday, July 18 as NV Energy removes two large trees...

Centennial Genoa Candy Dance Statue Project: Honoring Genoa’s Volunteers Past, Present & Future

by Barb Wilson, Special to the Carson Valley Times · 2 min read GENOA, Nev. — The 100th anniversary of the Genoa Candy Dance will be in 2019. To commemorate this historic event, a life-size...

Increased Water In Valley Brings Increase In Mosquitoes

Staff & Douglas County Reports · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Increased water throughout Douglas County due to the heavy precipitation throughout the winter and spring has kept the Douglas County Mosquito Abatement General...

Main Street Minden To Workshop, Focus Groups

Courtesy of Main Street Minden · 5 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Main Street Minden will be hosting a free community event July 13 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at CVIC Hall in Minden to...

Douglas County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Agenda For July 6

Staff Reports · 2 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...

Main Street Gardnerville Dedicates Bench Honoring Garry D. Stone

Courtesy of Main Street Gardnerville · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Main Street Gardnerville (MSG) is proud to have dedicated another bench along Highway 395 as part of its downtown beautification efforts. Family and...

Main Street Gardnerville Seeks Applicants For Board Of Directors

Courtesy of Main Street Gardnerville · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Main Street Gardnerville (MSG) is currently seeking candidates to fill a vacancy. For these particular vacancies, the candidate can be from outside the...

Douglas County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: June 15

Staff Reports · 2 min read 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 for the June...

Aviation Round All Star Air Show Announces Robust Lineup For October 7-8

Courtesy of Douglas County Community Relations · 3 min read  MINDEN, Nev. — The Minden-Tahoe Airport has announced the lineup for the 2017 Aviation Roundup All Star Air Show. Sponsored by the Carson Valley Inn...

Elmer H. Anderson Park Excellence Award Received By Douglas County Board Of Commissioners

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Board of Commissioners received the State of Nevada’s highest Park Excellence Award at the June 1, 2017 board...

Road Work Set To Begin On Jacks Valley Road

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County Regional Transportation Commission has awarded the Jacks Valley Road Reconstruction Project to Q&D Construction, Inc. The pre -work began...

Douglas County Seeks Assistant County Manager

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County is currently seeking applicants for the position of Assistant County Manager. The job posted on May 22, 2017 and...