NV Energy Logs 1,955 Man Hours In Carson Valley During Storm & Aftermath; 911 Dispatch Handles 502 Calls

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com [twitter-follow screen_name=’joeycrandall’ show_count=’yes’] “Typically when you have a high wind storm or an unusual event of that magnitude, everyone is engaged … What I mean...

Big Bad Wolf Storm Of 2015 Photos

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev., February 8, 2015 — A strong wind storm in Carson Valley Friday knocked out power to 12,300 NV Energy customers and caused heavy damage across...

High Winds Cause Power Outages In And Around Douglas County (Photos)

Staff Reports [twitter-follow screen_name=’cvalleytimes’] Gardnerville, Nev., December 11, 2014 — Thursday’s winds caused power outages around Douglas County. Portions of Stateline lost power first, starting around 10 am. Portions of the...

Power Restored After Hour-Plus Outage Affects At Least 2,000 NV Energy Customers In Douglas County

Staff Reports [twitter-follow screen_name=’cvalleytimes’] GARDNERVILLE, Nev., December 2, 2014 —  UPDATE 1:45 p.m.: NV Energy reports power has been restored to the customers affected  by an outage last an...

It’s Snowing in Carson Valley: Dec. 2

Staff Reports [twitter-follow screen_name=’cvalleytimes’] GARDNERVILLE, Nev., December 2, 2014 — After an early-morning forecast of rain throughout Tuesday, it was fat snowflakes showing up on the Valley floor starting around...

Fog Blankets Carson Valley Floor Monday Morning

Staff Reports [twitter-follow screen_name=’cvalleytimes’] GARDNERVILLE, Nev., December 1, 2014 — Thick fog blanketed the Valley floor Monday morning. The forecast for the day calls for partly sunny skies with...

Today’s Views: Nov. 13

Thursday’s early morning rain storm gave way to some spectacular rainbows over the Valley once the sun came up. If you have a photo you’d like to share with the...

Monday storm brings flooding, hail, rain, lightning

Monday storm brings flooding, hail, rain, lightning Staff Reports Fish Springs resident Roger Rusmisel sent in this video of the approaching flood waters Monday afternoon. Roger said the flooding, while...

Douglas County releases Fish Springs Flash Flood mapping

Douglas County releases Fish Springs Flash Flood mapping Staff Reports Douglas County has released a mapping tool from its Geographic Information Systems department that maps out the extent of...

Saturday storm sparks fires in South County area

Saturday storm sparks fires in South Douglas County Staff Reports Crews have responded to several fires in the South County area Saturday afternoon as a thunderstorm moved in from...

Motorists can dial ‘511’ for traffic information in Nevada

Motorists can dial ‘511’ for traffic information in Nevada by Meg Ragonese. Nevada Department of Transportation Reminder: with the recent rainy weather and other weather alerts/conditions, the Nevada Department...