Douglas County Sheriff’s Office to offer Hunter Safety Classes

by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office will host two (2) Hunter Safety Classes on the following dates: Saturday, March 22, 2014 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM AND Saturday, April 5, 2014 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM The Hunter Safety class is limited to 35 students per class and pre-registration is required. To pre-register, register on-line at NDOW.org and … Continue reading Douglas County Sheriff’s Office to offer Hunter Safety Classes

Douglas Boys Basketball Team Wins Academic State Title

  The Douglas boys basketball team is certainly making a case for being labeled the smartest basketball program around. The Tigers learned Thursday evening that they had won the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association/Jostens Academic State Title for the third consecutive season. The team will receive its trophy before Friday night’s boys state championship game at Lawlor Events Center in Reno. Team members this season included … Continue reading Douglas Boys Basketball Team Wins Academic State Title

Owner says puppy didn’t have rabies | RecordCourier.com

by Kurt Hildebrand, The Record-Courier A Gardnerville Ranchos woman whose puppy was put down for rabies testing said she was intimidated into giving up the dog. Rachel Lomeli said she adopted one of 10 puppies in a Gardnerville Ranchos litter. A puppy in Carson City tested positive for rabies and parvo last week. More on this story here: Owner says puppy didn’t have rabies | RecordCourier.com. … Continue reading Owner says puppy didn’t have rabies | RecordCourier.com

Teaching Outdoor Survival to 3rd-Graders

by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Minden, Nevada – On February 25, 2014, The Douglas County Search and Rescue Unit (DCSAR) recently provided a lesson in outdoor survival to the students of Ms. Susan Linn’s 3rd grade class at Jack’s Valley Elementary School. The SAR team that provided the lesson consisted of Michael Morgan, Sean Laskey, Anne Thomas with Search K9, Gini, Linda … Continue reading Teaching Outdoor Survival to 3rd-Graders