Burning permits open through May 18

Permits for the spring open burn season through the East Fork Fire District are available at http://www.douglascountynv.gov/documentcenter/view/2523 Among the regulations are stipulations that fires shall be attended and controlled...

Douglas County businesses receive spotlight awards

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations MINDEN, NV- For the first time several Douglas County businesses were awarded a Spotlight Award at the County’s Financial State of the...

Douglas County Financial State of the County presentation viewable online

Slides from the Douglas County Financial State of the County presentation from Monday night can be viewed here: [scribd id=212322392 key=key-eve3w7luoho3llf9d10 mode=scroll] PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORSCourtesy of Douglas County The Nevada Taxpayers Association (NTA) has awarded Douglas County its prestigious Cashman Good Government Award for the County’s innovative budget solutions. The award was presented...

Douglas County Board of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: March 20

The agenda for the Douglas County Board of Commissioners meeting set for 1 p.m. March 20 at Stateline. (Continued Below) [scribd id=212310139 key=key-1454zprvsyqqt0wrf7b0 mode=scroll] PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORSby Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Minden, Nevada – Beginning March 13th through 20th, Douglas County residents can expect to see double or even triple the normal...

A Day in the Life: County Recorder’s Office

  by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations Coordinator The Douglas County Recorder’s Office is a busy place facilitating multiple recording transactions and can be especially important in serving...

Financial State of the County set for March 10

Courtesy of Douglas County Douglas County officials are hosting a Financial State of the County event on March 10. The event will highlight challenges and progress over the past...

Douglas County Board of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: March 6

The agenda for the Douglas County Board of Commissioners meeting set for 1 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Douglas County Historic Courthouse on 8th Street in Minden. (Continued Below)...

Douglas County Board of Planning Commissioners Agenda: March 11

A meeting of the Douglas County Planning Commission will be held on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 beginning at 1:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Douglas County...

Intersections and crosswalks to be a focus for Douglas County Sherrif’s Office deputies

by Sgt. Pat Brooks Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputies in conjunction with the Lyon County Sheriff’s Department will be focusing on traffic enforcement at intersections and crosswalks, looking for red...

Douglas County Manager’s Report: Feb. 20 meeting (VIDEO)

Douglas County Manager Steve Mokrohisky and Lloyd Higuera team up to bring you a quick-time update from the county commission meeting on Feb. 20 PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS PLEASE...

Douglas County Board of Commissioners Agenda: Feb. 20

The Douglas County Board of Commissioners will meet on Feb. 20 at 1:30 p.m. at the Tahoe Transportation Center, 169 Highway 50 in Stateline. [scribd id=207016040 key=key-1t64eey55uz9nywqkj9m mode=scroll] PLEASE SUPPORT...

Distillery amendment passes first hearing | RecordCourier.com

Courtesy of The Record-Courier County commissioners on Thursday unanimously approved the first reading of a zoning text amendment to clear the way for a craft distillery inside the old...

Community Center ‘Topping Out’ set for Feb. 27

by Scott Morgan, Douglas County Parks & Recreation The Douglas County Community Services Foundation, Douglas County Senior Services, Douglas County DART Transportation and Core Construction invite the public to...

Census tool tracks county-to-county migration

Curious where people are coming from? Or where they are going to? The U.S. Census Bureau has rolled out an online tool at http://flowsmapper.geo.census.gov/flowsmapper/map.html for tracking the migration flow county-to-county across...

Douglas County’s News You Can Use newsletter

Douglas County released its monthly News You Can Use newsletter this afternoon. Here is a look: [scribd id=204382341 key=key-1s8renc8ow6owhjdwkm4 mode=scroll]

Douglas County Board of Planning Commissioners Agenda: Feb. 11

 A meeting of the Douglas County Planning Commission will be held on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 beginning at 1:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Douglas County...

Douglas County Administrative Hearing Panel Agenda: Feb. 13

 The Douglas County Administrative Hearing Panel will meet on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at Douglas County Community Development Department, 1594 Esmeralda Avenue, Room 306, in Minden,...

Douglas County hits highest bond rating | RecordCourier.com

Douglas County’s bond rating was upgraded two grades to “very strong,” the highest rating the county has ever achieved. Standard and Poor’s Rating Services upgraded Douglas County’s underlying bond...