Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Seeks Theft Suspects In Two Cases At Topsy Lane Walmart

by Sgt. James Booth, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two theft cases at the Walmart on Topsy...

Service Restored After Widespread Internet, Phone, Cable Outage Friday

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — Service was restored after a widespread internet, cable TV and phone outage occurred Friday morning. South Tahoe Now reported that that outage occurred when...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Responds To School Threat, Makes Arrest

Courtesy of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office MINDEN, Nev. — On Thursday evening around 7 p.m., the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received a report that a male juvenile had...

National Weather Service Issues Flood Watch For Monday, Tuesday

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for Monday afternoon continuing into Tuesday morning for Minden, Gardnerville and other...

Reno Man Succumbs To Injuries Suffered In Wednesday Afternoon Crash On Highway 395

by Trooper Dan Gordon, Nevada Highway Patrol GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — On Feb. 15 at approximately 4:21 p.m., Troopers from the Nevada Highway Patrol were dispatched to Highway 395/Jakes Hill (south...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Renews Focus On Neighborhood Watch

by Sgt. Bernadette Smith, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. –The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is strengthening its crime fighting efforts by strengthening neighborhoods. Neighborhood Watch...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Feb. 14

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Happy Valentine’s Day, Carson Valley! We’re looking at mostly sunny skies and a high of 51 degrees today, and...

Another ‘Dangerous’ Weather Pattern In Carson Valley Expected Later This Week

Courtesy of Douglas County Emergency Management · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County, emergency officials continue to focus on assessment and recovery efforts as the flood waters subside....

Sierra Lutheran Dismisses Class After Water Main Break On Romans Road

Staff Reports Sierra Lutheran High School in Indian Hills dismissed class for the day before noon Wednesday after water supply to the school was stopped due to a broken...

Carson River Drops Below Flood Stage

 Staff Reports · 5 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Carson River dropped below flood stage after midnight early Sunday morning. All lanes of Highway 395 re-opened Saturday afternoon. Centerville Road, Genoa...

Boulder Removed From Travel Lane On Highway 50 Near Cave Rock

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Transportation · 2 min read STATELINE, Nev. — The Nevada Department of Transportation has removed a large boulder which fell this morning, blocking one...

Douglas County Crime & Emergency Services Map For Jan. 30-Feb. 5

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office and the Douglas County GIS department have collaborated to develop a crime/incident map to will allow...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Investigators Seek Information On Pizza Hut Burglary

Courtesy of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — On Jan. 28, 2017 at approximately 11:15 p.m., the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to...

Scheels Makes Binocular Donation To Douglas County Sheriff’s Search & Rescue Team

by Captain Dan Coverley, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue Team would like to thank Scheels retail store...

Douglas County Crime & Emergency Services Map For Jan. 23-29

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office and the Douglas County GIS department have collaborated to develop a crime/incident map to will allow...

Steven Warfield Sworn In As Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Deputy

Courtesy of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. – The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office welcomed the newest member to its law enforcement family Monday. Steven...

Arrests Made In Recent String Of Burglaries

by Undersheriff Paul Howell, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — On January 25, 2017 the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office and the Carson City Sheriff’s Office...

NDOT Inspects Valley Bridges For Flood-Related Damage

Courtesy of Nevada Department of Transportation · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — On Wednesday, underwater bridge inspectors hired by the Nevada Department of Transportation inspected 12 bridges...

Douglas County Crime & Emergency Services Map For Jan. 16-22

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office and the Douglas County GIS department have collaborated to develop a crime/incident map to will allow...

Toddler Succumbs To Injuries Suffered In Highway 395/Johnson Lane Crash

by Trooper Dan Gordon, Nevada Highway Patrol MINDEN, Nev. — On Jan. 17,  Troopers from the Nevada Highway Patrol were dispatched to northbound Highway 395/Johnson Lane in Douglas County for...