Clear Creek Fire fully contained

Clear Creek Fire fully contained Staff Reports UPDATE (Friday, evening): via Sierra Front Wildfire Cooperators:The Clear Creek fire was reported as contained before 8 p.m. Friday night, nearly a...

Gardnerville woman dies in single vehicle accident in Washoe Valley

Gardnerville woman dies in single vehicle accident in Washoe Valley by Trooper David Gibson, Nevada Highway Patrol Monday at approximately 2:34 pm, Troopers from the Nevada Highway Patrol were dispatched...

Douglas County Search and Rescue seeking volunteers

  Douglas County Search and Rescue seeking volunteers by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Minden, Nevada –Douglas County Search and Rescue (DCSAR) is looking for energetic men...

Fire near golf course quickly extinguished

  Fire near golf course quickly extinguished Staff Reports East Fork Firefighters quickly extinguished a fire on the Carson Valley Golf Course maintenance yard off of Fairway Drive Tuesday...

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...

Sunday morning accident at 395 and 88 closes road for 1.5 hours

    Sunday morning single-vehicle accident closes road for 1.5 hours Staff Reports The road at Highway 88 and Highway 395 in Minden was closed for an hour and...

Fireworks cause of 251-acre fire in Minnehaha Canyon

Fireworks cause of 251-acre fire in Minnehaha Canyon Courtesy of the Sierra Front Wildfire Cooperators   Fire Update: July 7, 9:00 p.m.: The Minnehaha Fire has been fully contained....

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...

Holiday DUI Checkpoint Scheduled near Lake Tahoe in Douglas County

  Holiday DUI Checkpoint Scheduled near Lake Tahoe in Douglas County by Trooper David Gibson, Nevada Highway Patrol  Several northern Nevada law enforcement agencies will be teaming up and...

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...

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...