Letter To The Editor: Customer Service Isn’t A Department

Editor: Customer service isn’t a department. I heard that comment on the radio the other day and it took me back. It also served as a solid reminder. Not that long ago, and more...

Letter To The Editor: A Case For Forming A Community Foundation In Douglas County

Editor: As a professional in philanthropy, I spend most of my day learning about and communicating with non-profit organizations the world over. These organizations do an incredible amount of good for people, animals, and...

Letter To The Editor: Aktion Club A Valuable Community Resource

Editor: I would like to take a moment to recognize Gary Dove, an incredible community leader who gives selflessly of his time and treasures to better the lives of so many in our Valley....

To The Readers Of The Carson Valley Times … A Farewell Of Sorts

September will mark the close of a chapter both for myself and the Carson Valley Times. It has been my great honor to serve Carson Valley through this web site for the past four...

Letter To The Editor: Thanks To Community For Support Of Summerfest

Dear Cherished Supporters, On behalf of the Douglas Center for Hope and Healing we would like to thank you for making our 2nd annual Summerfest Fundraiser a huge success! It is with your continued...

Letter To The Editor: Thanks To Community For Support Of ‘All 4 Charity’ Golf Tournament

Editor: The 2nd Annual “All 4 Charity” Golf Tournament was successfully organized July 22, 2017 at the Carson Valley Golf Course. It was a day of outstanding golf, games, food and prizes enjoyed by...

Letter To The Editor: Stephanie Waggoner Memorial Christmas In July Toy & Book Drive A Success

Editor: As we enter into our 30th year of Project Santa Claus, I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who helped to make The Stephanie Waggoner Memorial Christmas in July Toy...

From The Experts: Addressing & Treating Lower Back Pain

by Zachary Child, MD, Barton Health · 2 min read Back problems can be severe. A natural alarm in the body signals a sudden, debilitating onset of gripping back pain. It not only hurts, but...

Keep Your Cool: How To Avoid Heat-Related Illnesses

​By Tamara Burns, RN, Barton Health · 2 min read It’s that time of year where heat-related illnesses are on the rise for locals and visitors alike. Heat illnesses include dehydration, heat exhaustion, and...

Carson Valley Arts Council Thanks Sponsors, Volunteers & Friends

Editor:  The Carson Valley Arts Council (CVAC) recently completed its 12th concert season. CVAC works hard to bring outstanding, nationally-known professional performers to our local community. This past year’s concerts ranged from classical piano...

Letter To The Editor: Volunteers Help With Town Planting

Editor: A special thank you to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS). The young men and young women combined youth group and leaders, volunteered to provide some meaningful community service...

From The Experts: The Role Of Legacy Planning

Editor’s Note: This is the latest in a continuing series from Valley and regional professionals offering tips on their trade. Do you have an area of expertise that you’d like to share with our...

Letter To The Editor: Carson Valley Chamber Of Commerce Thanks Community For Successful Business Showcase

Editor: On behalf of the Board and Staff of the Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce, I’d like to extend our thanks to all who made our Annual Business Showcase at the Community & Senior...

Guest Opinion: PEBP Members’ Alternate HMO Choice — What Is It Really About?

by Ed Epperson, CEO & President, Carson Tahoe Health · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Members of the Nevada Public Employees’ Benefits Program (PEBP) have been notified of a new alternative insurance plan in...

From The Experts: Eighteen — The Magic Number?

Editor’s Note: This is the latest in a continuing series from Valley and regional professionals offering tips on their trade. Do you have an area of expertise that you’d like to share with our...

Letter To The Editor: Austin’s House Thanks Community For Support Of Cowboy Mardi Gras

Editor: The Board of Directors and staff of Austin’s House would like to thank the entire community for the tremendous support of our 9th Annual Cowboy Mardi Gras fundraiser held February 24th. Our successful...

Letter To The Editor: Thanks To Community For Supporting Sporting CV

Editor: Huge Thank You!! Big Thank you to: Big 5, Ironwood, Dairy Queen, Max‘s Pets, O’Reilly’s, Carson Valley Inn, Peak Nutrition, December Hair, David Walley’s Hot Spring, JT Basque Restaurant, Assembly Woman Robin Titus,...

Letters To The Editor: Time For Year-Round Daylight Saving Time

Editor:  STORYTELLING Fiction is wonderful. Before television, there were storytellers who shared their thoughts and entertained as they expressed a meaningful message. They were creative and made everyone want to be a part of...

Letter To The Editor: Sertoma Thanks Community For Successful Tri-Tip & Crab Feed

To the editor: The Carson Valley Sertoma Club thanks the community for another successful Crab and Tri-tip Dinner. The proceeds will be reinvested into the community in the form of donations to the Senior...

From The Experts: IT Management — Maintaining Access To The Super Highway

Editor’s Note: This is the latest in a continuing series from Valley and regional professionals offering tips on their trade. Do you have an area of expertise that you’d like to share with our...