Gardnerville Town Board Meeting Agenda: June 6

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 395 in Gardnerville. Their...

Douglas County Community & Senior Center Receives Emergency Generator

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County Community & Senior Center received a 125 KW generator for backup emergency power on May 18. The generator will...

Douglas County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: June 1

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...

Mottsville Lane Closed Once Again

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Mottsville Lane, the main route between Carson Valley and Kingsbury Grade, closed once again Wednesday morning due to water over the roadway. It had re-opened Tuesday...

East Fork Fire Protection District Adopts Budget

Courtesy of the East Fork Fire Protection District · 5 min read MINDEN, Nev. — For the first time in its 36 year history, the East Fork Fire Protection District adopted its final budget for the...

Now Is The Time To Vaccinate Horses Against West Nile Virus

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Agriculture · 1 min read SPARKS, Nev. – With the recent report of a human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in southern Nevada, the Nevada Department of Agriculture...

Douglas County Grand Jury Indicts Man On Charges Of Sexual Assault Against A Minor

Courtesy of the Douglas County District Attorney’s Office · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Grand Jury issued an indictment Wednesday accusing Juan Gabriel Ramirez-Vargas, age 45, of committing the crimes of...

Douglas County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: May 18

Staff Reports · 3 min read STATELINE, Nev. — The Douglas County Board of Commissioners meets this afternoon at 1:30 p.m. at the Tahoe Transportation Center, 169 Highway 50 in Stateline. Their full agenda for...

Douglas County Adopts Balanced Budget

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Board of County Commissioners voted 5-0 to approve the final budgets for Douglas County, Douglas County Redevelopment and the Towns...

Mottsville Lane Re-Opens, Could Re-Close In Coming Days

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Mottsville Lane, the main route between Carson Valley, reopened Monday morning, according to Douglas County officials. The road had been closed due to water over the roadway since May...

Gov. Sandoval Signs State Parks Bills At Mormon Station

Staff Reports · 1 min read GENOA, Nev. — Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signed a pair of state assembly bills Friday afternoon at Mormon Station State Park in Genoa: AB 385, which provides the issuance of...

Highway 395 To Close Monday Morning As Roof Structure Is Installed On Bently Heritage Silos

Courtesy of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Bently silos roof structure will be installed Monday, May 15 between 8-10 a.m. Miles Construction will be using a crane...

Lynn Hettrick Recognized At 2017 Nevada Legislature, Added To Nevada Assembly Wall Of Distinction

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Agriculture · 1 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. – On Monday, May 8, the Nevada Assembly recognized Lynn Hettrick, Nevada Department of Agriculture (NDA) Plant Industry administrator and former...

Traffic Delays On Kingsbury & Spooner Expected May 11, 12 For Cycling Race

Staff & Douglas County Reports · 1 min read STATELINE, Nev. — The Amgen Tour of California cycling series will land in South Lake Tahoe for races May 11 and 12. Event organizers plan for minimal...

Temporary Flood Barrier Installed Near Aspen Mobile Home Park

Staff & Douglas County Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Increased snowmelt throughout the week at higher elevations has brought with it across-the-board rises on local streams, ditches and sloughs, as well as...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Open House May 10

by Sgt. Bernadette Smith, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The employees of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office invite the public to visit the DC Judicial Building located at 1038...

Douglas County Residents Urged To Prepare For Increase In Mosquitoes This Spring, Summer

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — With increased water in the area from recent winter and spring storms that brought record breaking precipitation into the area, Douglas...

Gardnerville Station Receives $539,350 Community Development Block Grant

Courtesy of Main Street Gardnerville · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — On April 18, the Town of Gardnerville was awarded a Community Development Block Grant in the amount of $539,350.00 for renovation of the...

Douglas County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: May 4

Staff Reports · 1 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 Minden....

Genoa Town Advisory Board Meeting Agenda: May 3

Staff Reports · 1 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, 2289 Main Street in Genoa....