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...

Arrest Made In Attempted Ranchos Burglary

Courtesy of Douglas County Sheriff’s Office MINDEN, Nev. – The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a suspect whose picture was circulated on January 17, 2017. At 3:00 pm on January...

Two Transported For Care After Three-Vehicle Crash On Highway 395 Tuesday

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Traffic was slowed for several hours Tuesday afternoon and evening as crews cleared a three-vehicle crash at Highway 395 and Johnson...

Douglas County Crime & Emergency Services Map: Jan. 9-16

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...

East Fork Fire Protection District Board Holds First Meeting

by East Fork Fire Protection District Chief Tod Carlini · 4 min read MINDEN, Nev. — While the East Fork Fire Protection District has been in existence for over 35...

Snow Falling In Carson Valley Thursday

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — 2 p.m. update — Carson Valley, along with much of Northern Nevada, is under a Winter Weather Advisory from the National Weather Service through 10...

East Fork Fire Protection District Board Of Directors Meeting Agenda: Jan. 17

Staff Reports · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The East Fork Fire Protection District Board of Directors meets the third Tuesday of every month at 1 p.m. at the East...

East Fork Crews Extinguish Structure Fire In Midst Of Flooding

by East Fork Battalion Chief Scott Fraser, East Fork Fire Protection District · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — At 3:40 a.m. Monday, units from East Fork Fire Protection District,...

LifePoint Church Cancels Jan. 8 Services

Courtesy of LifePoint Church MINDEN, Nev. — Due to flooding concerns and governmental warnings regarding the current storm system we are canceling all church services for Sunday, January 8,...