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...

Douglas County 2013 Economic Snapshot

Nevada political journalist Jon Ralston pointed out this very cool data tool online today: The National Association of Counties has released economic data on each county in the country,...

Douglas County Board of Commissioners meeting agenda: Jan. 16

The Douglas County Board of Commissioners will meet on Jan. 16 at 1:30 p.m. at the Tahoe Transportation Center, 169 Highway 50 in Stateline. Click the link below for the meeting’s...

East Fork Board of Fire Commissioners Meeting Agenda: Jan. 15

THE EAST FORK BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS PRESENTATION ON WAGE AND COMPENSATION STUDY DATE: January 15, 2014 TIME: 11:30 a.m. LOCATION: Emergency Operations Center 1694 County Road Minden, NV...

Carson City takes over Douglas County health inspections from the state

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com It’s a subtle change, but one that will bring Douglas County a more localized service to its residents and an overall cost savings to the...

Douglas County employees honored at commission meeting

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations Coordinator Several Douglas County employees were honored today during the Douglas County Board of Commissioners meeting in Minden. Ceremonial presentation of employee...

Chair & Vice Chair installed for Douglas County Commission

Courtesy of Douglas County Today at the Douglas County Commissioners meeting, elections were conducted for a new chair (Doug Johnson) and vice chair (Nancy McDermid) for the board. Thank you to Greg...

Town of Genoa Advisory Board Meeting Agenda: Jan. 7

The Town of Genoa Advisory Board will conduct its monthly meeting Jan. 7 at 6:30 p.m. in the town meeting room, 2289 Main Street, Genoa. Click on the link...

Douglas County Manager’s 5-minute recap of the Dec. 19 County Commission meeting (VIDEO)

Douglas County Manager Steve Mokrohisky and Lloyd Higuera recap the latest county commission meeting in whirlwind form:

Douglas County Planning Commission meeting agenda: Jan. 14

A meeting of the Douglas County Planning Commission will be held on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 beginning at 1:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Douglas County...

Douglas County’s newsletter for November

Douglas County’s newsletter for the month of November. Very handy read if you can spare about 5-10 minutes. (Click on the image below for the full edition) Newsletter  Douglas County Manager Steve Mokrohisky meets with Lloyd Higuera to talk about the latest Douglas County Board of Commissioners meeting.

5-minute County Manager’s briefing (VIDEO)

  Douglas County Manager Steve Mokrohisky meets with Lloyd Higuera to talk about the latest Douglas County Board of Commissioners meeting.

Commissioner’s Corner: Previewing the Dec. 19 Douglas County Board of Commissioners meeting

by Douglas County Commissioner Lee Bonner Editor’s Note: A regular update of Douglas County commission meeting items. This is the sole opinion of one commissioner and not to be...

Douglas County Commissioners agenda: Dec. 19

Minutes for the upcoming Douglas County Board of Commissioners meeting on Dec. 19 at the Tahoe Transportation Center, 169 Highway 50 in Stateline. Follow the link below for the...

Understanding the routes of Douglas County snow plows

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations As Douglas County Residents gear up for Holiday travels there are many things to think about when going out on the road...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office seeking help to ID two suspects in Stateline cell phone theft

by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying the suspects in the theft of a cell phone...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office announces two academy graduates

Story by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Sheriff Ron Pierini is proud to announce the recent graduation of two Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputies from the State of...

Douglas County Road Funding Task Force to host public workshops Nov. 18 & 20

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations The Road Funding Task Force was developed to help provide solutions to the County’s road funding challenges. The goal of the Task...