Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 8

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a flash flood watch for portions of Northern Nevada and Northeast California, including Carson Valley, from...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 7

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Temperatures will hang around 86 degrees today with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. The same forecast will stick around through Tuesday and Wednesday...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 4

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Quick work by fire crews on a lightning-sparked fire in the Autumn Hills area brought about quick containment with no damage to structures Thursday...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 3

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The excessive heat warning expires this evening at 11 p.m. — though the National Weather Service has downgraded its forecast for today (if only...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 2

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The final leg of the Carson City freeway is set to open this morning – the Nevada Department of Transportation had said it would...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 1

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory effective from 11 a.m. today through 11 p.m. Thursday. Temperatures will top out in the...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 31

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — There’s a bit of haze over the Valley this morning tailing over from fires in California, including the 1,000-acre Minerva Fire in Quincy. It’ll...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 28

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Preacher Fire is 72 percent contained as of Thursday evening, having burned 5,252 acres. The fire is exhibiting minimal smoldering and creeping, according to...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 27

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Preacher Fire grew to 5,386 acres on Wednesday, though fire behavior was described as moderate to minimal. Crews continue to focus on structure...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 26

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — As of the last update Tuesday evening, firefighters had built 20 percent containment on the Preacher Fire, which has grown to 4,651 acres. Evacuations...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 25

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Crews continue to fight the 3,130-acre Preacher Fire in the southeastern corner of Douglas County. Four hundred structures are threatened, though none have been...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 24

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Crews are on scene of what has been dubbed the Preacher Fire, currently burning at 60 acres near the Preacher Mine burn scar, though...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 21

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — It’s Friday morning and the mountains are once again visible around Carson Valley. Air quality bumped all the way up into the moderate range...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 20

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Despite the thick cloud over the Valley this morning, air quality is actually improving from Wednesday, having risen from “hazardous” to “very unhealthy” to...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 19

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Air Quality in Carson Valley plummeted overnight into the “hazardous” range as smoke continued to pour in from the Detwiler Fire near Yosemite in...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 18

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — There is a pretty good haze over Carson Valley this morning of of 8:30 a.m., tailing in from the Detwiler Fire in Mariposa County,...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 17

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The National Weather Service has issued Red Flag Fire Warnings for both Monday and Tuesday afternoons with dry and windy conditions expected. Wind gusts...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 14

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Lost in the high-90-degree temperatures over the past two, two-and-a-half weeks has been the slow decline of the Carson River through the Valley. Snowmelt...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 13

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Genoa Lakes Golf Course went presidential Wednesday as former President Bill Clinton played the course prior to a speech at Lake Tahoe later in...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 12

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — There’s no end to the heat wave in the immediate future with the National Weather Service showing highs in the upper 90s through the...