Reception to meet County Manager finalists set for Aug. 4 at Carson Valley Inn

Reception to meet County Manager candidates set for Aug. 4 at Carson Valley Inn Courtesy of Douglas County The Douglas County Commission and staff are hosting a reception event on August 4, 2014 to...

Black Bear euthanized in Genoa for preying on livestock

Black Bear euthanized in Genoa for preying on livestock by Chris Healy, Nevada Division of Wildlife A male black bear was euthanized today (Friday July 18) in Genoa for depredating on livestock.  The bear,...

Douglas County Board of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: July 14

Douglas County Board of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: July 14 The Douglas County Board of Commissioners will meet on Thursday, July 14  at 1:30 p.m. at the Tahoe Transportation Center, 169 Highway 50 in Stateline. The...

Field of Douglas County Manager candidates narrowed down to 7, list to be considered at July 17 meeting

  County Manager candidates narrowed down to seven Staff Reports The executive recruitment search firm Peckham and McKenney will present a list of candidates it deemed most qualified from a field of 71 applicants...

Interview volunteers sought for Douglas County manager recruitment

  Advisory volunteers sought to help interview County Manager candidates Courtesy of Douglas County Minden, NV. July 7, 2014-The selection process for a Douglas County Manager is moving forward after Douglas County received over...

26 arrested on Fourth of July at lake celebrations in Douglas County

  Fourth of July celebrations draw large, mostly well-behaved crowds by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Stateline, Nevada – The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office reports that the 2014, 4th of July celebration...

Valley Fourth of July events abound in Gardnerville, Genoa and Minden

Valley Fourth of July events abound in Gardnerville, Genoa and Minden Staff Reports Fourth of July festivities are scheduled around the Valley today, with everything from a 5K run and sidewalk art at Gardnerville’s...

East Fork Fire Captain Tracy Connelly assisting in Sierra National Forest

  Connelly to assist in Sierra National Forest by Dave Fogerson, East Fork Fire & Paramedic Department East Fork has sent a Fire Captain to the Sierra National Forest located outside of Fresno, California...

Douglas County Board of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: July 3

Douglas County Board of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: July 3   The agenda for the Douglas County Board of Commissioners meeting set for 1 p.m. July 3 at the Minden Historic Courthouse, 1616 8th Street. (Continued Below)...

Community & Senior Center receives donation

Community & Senior Center receives donation Courtesy of Douglas County The Douglas County Community Services Foundation received a $10,000 from Doug and Cindy Peterson to aid in the effort of furnishing the new Community...

Two bears captured, one killed by car on first day of Bear Logic Month in Nevada

  Two bears captured, one killed by car on first day of Bear Logic Month in Nevada Courtesy of the Nevada Division of Wildlife July 1 marked the beginning of Bear Logic Month in...

One patient Care-flighted after Saturday traffic accident

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com Human error was ruled as the cause of a Saturday morning traffic accident on Highway 395 in Minden near Airport Road that resulted in one patient being Care-Flighted to Renown....

Shelving volunteers needed at Douglas County Public Library

Library seeks shelving volunteers by Maggie Rusmisel, Douglas County Public Library Do you enjoy working independently?  Are you detail oriented?  The Douglas County Public Library in Minden is looking for volunteers to shelve books,...

Gardnerville Town Board Meeting Agenda: June 3

  Gardnerville Town Board, June 3 The Gardnerville Town Board meets at 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 3 at 1407 Highway 395. The full agenda appears below: (Continued Below) [scribd id=227857455 key=key-LJ5YHL5CO8JONk8HlXOh mode=scroll] PLEASE SUPPORT OUR...

Town of Genoa Advisory Board Agenda: June 3

  Agenda for Genoa Advisory Board meeting, June 3    The Town of Genoa Advisory Board will conduct its monthly meeting Tuesday, June 3 at 6:30 p.m. in the town meeting room, 2289 Main...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office identifies one suspect in car vandalism spree

  Douglas County Sheriff’s Office seeks information on car vandalism spree by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Minden, Nevada – The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident of numerous vehicles...

Sheriff Ron Pierini appointed as chairman of Nevada Commission of Police Officers’ Standards & Training

  Sheriff Ron Pierini appointed as chairman of Nevada Commission of Police Officers’ Standards & Training by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office   Minden, Nevada – On Tuesday, May 13, 2014, Governor...

DOUGLAS COUNTY UPDATES ECONOMIC VITALITY PLAN

DOUGLAS COUNTY UPDATES ECONOMIC VITALITY PLAN   [scribd id=222676282 key=key-1nv6arg9i54u9oe6mwtg mode=scroll]  by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County  The updated Douglas County Economic Vitality Plan was approved at the Board of County Commissioners’ meeting last week. ...

Arrest made during early-morning garage fire

  Arrest made during early-morning garage fire by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office On Friday, May 2, 2014, at 12:57am, East Fork Fire and Paramedic District responded to a garage fire in...

Increased law enforcement presence around crosswalks next week

  Increased law enforcement presence around crosswalks next week by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Beginning May 5th through May 9th, Douglas County residents can expect to see an increase in the...