Posts Tagged: featured

Airbus Perlan Mission II Kicks Off Second Season Exploring Skies Above the Sierra Nevada

Courtesy of Airbus Perlan Mission II  · 4 min read   MINDEN, Nev. – Airbus Perlan Mission II, an initiative to fly a glider without an engine to the edge...

Softball: Late Rally Falls Short For Douglas Against Spanish Springs (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — After a furious rally to tie the game and sent it into extra innings, the Douglas softball team came up just...

Softball: Manogue Grabs Doubleheader Sweep Vs. Douglas (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Bishop Manogue High School softball team captured a pair of hard-fought wins over Douglas in Minden on Saturday. In Game...

Douglas County Navigating FEMA Emergency Funding Application Process While Preparing For Spring Flooding

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 10 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Local and regional emergency management officials are performing a complex balancing act as they prepare for potential flooding later...

Douglas County Approves Agreement For Johnson Lane Area Drainage Master Plan

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 3 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Board of County Commissioners authorized the County to enter into an Interlocal Agreement...

Softball: Douglas Battles To Doubleheader Split With Reno (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — After falling to Reno High School 10-7 in the first game of doubleheader Monday afternoon,  the Douglas High softball team battled back...

Douglas County Emergency Management Hosts Exercise April 4 To Prepare For Potential Spring Flooding

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Emergency Management · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. —  Douglas County Emergency Management (East Fork Fire Protection District) hosted a two hour tabletop exercise on April...

World-Class Cutting Horses Trained in Carson Valley At Diamond J Ranch

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 7 min read It’s an early morning in late December. The entirety of Diamond J Ranch, tucked just inside the Nevada state line along Highway...

Heavenly Ski-Snowboard Day For MEFIYI REWARD Student-Athletes

Courtesy of the MEFIYI Foundation · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Vail Resorts EpicPromise Program provided an opportunity for MEFIYI REWARD Student-athletes from Pau-Wa-Lu and Carson Valley Middle Schools...

Gardnerville Elementary School Unveils New ‘Little Free Library’ For Community

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 3 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Gardnerville Elementary School Literacy Specialist Lauren O’Neill only hoped to help kindle the reading appetites of her students. What she...

Civil War Reenactors Pay Visit To Douglas High School (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Students in Douglas High School’s History of Human Conflict: Warfare, Terrorism & Genocide course took a quick trip back in time...

Baseball: Spanish Springs Grabs Win Over Douglas In Extra Innings

Staff Reports · 1 min read SPARKS, Nev. — The Spanish Springs and Douglas baseball teams tangled in a back-and-forth battle for the second time in three days Saturday, with...

Neddenriep Financial Donates $4,000 To Douglas County Senior Center

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Neddenriep Financial, a long time local accounting firm led by Mark Neddenriep, owner and CPA in...

Baseball: Douglas grabs 11-6 win from North Valleys (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports · 1 min read Haden Keller struck out eight and walked two in helping Douglas to an 11-6 win over North Valleys Saturday morning. Keller also went 4-for-4 with...

Softball: McQueen Grabs 5-3 Win Over Douglas (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The McQueen softball team erased an early Douglas lead with a three-run fourth and pushed ahead for a 5-3 win Thursday...

Continued Flooding Expected This Spring As Heavy Snowmelt Begins To Make Its Way To Carson Valley

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 6 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Signs of spring — from the sudden patches of green beginning to pop up to the extra hours of daylight...

Douglas High Thespian Troupe Shines At State Competition

Special to the Carson Valley Times · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas High School Drama Troupe performed over the weekend in Las Vegas for the state competition....

Carson Valley Resident Rosealee Rieman Invited To Junior Olympics

Staff Reports  MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas High School senior Rosealee Rieman will be representing Nevada in the National Junior Olympic Shooting Championships in Colorado Springs, Col., next month. Junior...

Muller Lane Bridge Over West Fork Carson River Slated For Replacement In 2018

Staff Reports · 3 min read MINDEN, Nev. — A pair of Carson Valley bridges will be replaced and/or upgraded in 2018, according to the Nevada Department of Transportation. The...

Football: Douglas’ Reagan Roberson To Walk On At University Of Nevada

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Regardless of how his senior season played out, Douglas High School football standout Reagan Roberson knew where he wanted...