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National Weather Service Issues Flood Advisory For Carson Valley

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev . — The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory for Carson Valley and Alpine County effective through Thursday afternoon. Minor...

Carson Valley Days Carnival Tickets Now Available For Presale

Special to the Carson Valley Times · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Presale carnival tickets for the 107th Annual Carson Valley Days are now available throughout the Valley. Tickets...

Splash Dogs ‘Spring Into The Sierras’ 2017 Photos & Results

Staff Reports Splash Dogs ‘Spring Into The Sierras’ dock jumping competition ran Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Heritage Park in Gardnerville. CVT contributing photographer Ron Harpin sent in the...

Scenes From The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Open House (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office hosted a community open house Thursday evening, displaying and demonstrating its facilities, equipment and many services...

Flood Advisory Remains In Effect Through Friday In Carson Valley

Staff Reports · 3 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Update 6 a.m., Monday — The main stem of the Carson River between Genoa and Carson City eased back from monitor stage Sunday evening...

Mottsville Lane Closed Due To Water Over The Roadway

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Friday, 7 a.m. update — Increased snowmelt throughout the week at higher elevations has brought with it across-the-board rises on local streams,...

‘May The Fourth Be With You’ Star Wars Celebration May 4 At Minden Park

Courtesy of Main Street Minden · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Star Wars fans of all ages will celebrate the enduring Star Wars story and universe during the second...

Carson River Expected To Rise With Increased Snowmelt & Rain This Week

Staff Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Warmer temperatures this week will bring on increased snowmelt in the mountains, resulting in rises along all points of the Carson...

Prom & Mother-Son Dance Photo Gallery 2017

Staff Reports · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Both the annual Mother-Son Dance and the Douglas High School prom were Saturday night in Carson Valley. Shots from our photo...

Douglas High School Top-Ranked Rural High School In Nevada According To U.S. News & World Report

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas High School is the top-ranked rural high school in Nevada, according to the U.S. News & World Reports Best High...

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...