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Afternoon Lightning Strikes Keep Fire Crews Busy

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — An afternoon thunderstorm sparked multiple small fires across Carson Valley Tuesday, as well as a 150-acre fire near Voltaire Canyon in Carson City....

Scenes From Eclipse Day 2017

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Images and videos are beginning to come in from this morning’s eclipse, which was 81 percent totality as it passed over Carson Valley....

Vietnam Moving Wall To Visit Carson Valley In Spring 2018

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev . — The Vietnam Moving Wall, a half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall in Washington D.C., will visit Carson Valley for the...

Scenes From The First Day Of School In Carson Valley (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Students around Carson Valley headed back to school Monday morning. Photos have been streaming in of those “First Day of School” moments throughout...

Douglas County School District Valley School Bus Routes For 2017-18 School Year

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County School District bus routes for Carson Valley schools for the 2016-17 school year appear below. School begins Aug. 14. DOUGLAS HIGH SCHOOL ROUTE 1...

Rural Character Photo Contest Accepting Entries

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and GreenACTnv are conducting a photo contest seeking images within Douglas County the depict rural character. Entrants...

Final Leg Of Carson City Freeway To Open Wednesday

by Meg Ragonese, Nevada Department of Transportation · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. –The Nevada Department of Transportation is scheduled to open the last leg of the Interstate 580 Carson City...

Preacher Fire Fully Contained

Staff Reports · 4 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Updated 9 p.m., Friday — Crews wrapped up full containment on the Preacher Fire Saturday afternoon, with a final burn size of...

Crews Contain Fire North Of Jacks Valley Road Tuesday Evening

Staff Reports · 1 min read ‪Crews contained a 3.2-acre fire near Summerhill Drive north of Jacks Valley Road near Highway 395 in Northern Douglas County Tuesday evening. First report of the...

Carson Valley Air Quality Plunges Into Hazardous Range

Staff Reports · 2 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...

Centennial Genoa Candy Dance Statue Project: Honoring Genoa’s Volunteers Past, Present & Future

by Barb Wilson, Special to the Carson Valley Times · 2 min read GENOA, Nev. — The 100th anniversary of the Genoa Candy Dance will be in 2019. To commemorate this historic...

Increased Water In Valley Brings Increase In Mosquitoes

Staff & Douglas County Reports · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Increased water throughout Douglas County due to the heavy precipitation throughout the winter and spring has kept the Douglas County...

GE Announces Completion Of GE Oil & Gas, Baker Hughes Merger

Staff and GE Reports · 2 min read GE announced earlier this week the completion of a $23 billion merger of GE’s oil and gas business with Houston-based energy services firm Baker...

Scenes From Independence Day In Carson Valley 2017 (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — We’ll be collecting your photos today from all of the various Independence Day celebrations throughout the Valley — whether they be from Minden...

Community Fun Walk/Run Event July 22 To Celebrate Carson City Freeway Completion

by Meg Ragonese, Nevada Department of Transportation · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. –The Nevada Department of Transportation is inviting community members to take part in a free fun walk, run...

Soccer: Reno 1868 FC Defense Contains International Superstar Didier Drogba

by Aldo Amato, Reno 1868 FC · @ min read RENO, Nev. — A defensive battle between two of the top clubs in the USL’s Western Conference ended in a tie...

Pedestrian Killed In Apparent Hit-And-Run At Fremont & Johnson Lane

Courtesy of the Nevada Highway Patrol On Saturday, July 1, 2017 at approximately 5:00 am, Deputies from the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to the area of Fremont Street and...

Ethan Petite Named 2017 Nevada History Teacher Of The Year

Courtesy of Douglas High School · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Ethan Petite, a social studies teacher at Douglas High School, has been named the 2017 Nevada History Teacher of the...

Douglas High School Spring 2017 Honor Roll

Staff Reports · 5 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas High School released its honor roll for the Spring 2017 semester Tuesday afternoon. The school would like to congratulate the following students...

Main Street Gardnerville ‘Sidewalk Gallery’ Features Douglas High School Student Photos

Courtesy of Main Street Gardnerville · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Main Street Gardnerville (MSG) invites you to come see their latest “Sidewalk Gallery” exhibit featuring Douglas High School photography students...