Austin’s House Night at Aces Ballpark is July 8

Austin’s House Night at Aces Ballpark is July 8 by Conrad Buedel, Austin’s House Get your tickets now for Austin’s House Night at Aces Ballpark on Tuesday, July 8 when the Reno Aces play the Las Vegas 51’s at 7:05 p.m. Wear your pink shirt and join in the family fun for a great night of baseball. Only 200 right field reserved seats in section … Continue reading Austin’s House Night at Aces Ballpark is July 8

Douglas County Public Library Conducting Online Survey

Douglas County Public Library Conducting Online Survey by Maggie Rusmisel, Douglas County Public Library The Douglas County Public Library is conducting an online survey to find out how people use the library’s computers and Internet connection and how this service has made a positive impact on their lives.  This information will help the library improve its technology services and communicate the value of providing free … Continue reading Douglas County Public Library Conducting Online Survey

Coaches sought for Youth NFL Flag Football League

Coaches sought for Youth NFL Flag Football League Courtesy of Anthony Davis, Douglas County Parks & Recreation Department Share Because You Care! Become a part of the Community! Become a volunteer Coach! Parent volunteer coaches are the backbone of our league and we still need 40 more coaches to hold a successful Youth NFL Flag Football season. DCPR Coach Application & Background Checks are required … Continue reading Coaches sought for Youth NFL Flag Football League

Letters to the Editor: Maddi’s Friesian Ranch a symbol of generosity and community spirit

Maddi’s Friesian Ranch a symbol of generosity and community spirit Editor: Maddi’s Friesian Ranch. The Gardnerville establishment is the Number One breeder of Friesian’s in the United States. The name conjures images of glistening, coal-black horses with luxuriant manes and high-stepping, powerful gaits. The non-profit Between Horses and Humans would like to foster another image for Maddi’s: one of overwhelming generosity and community spirit. Between … Continue reading Letters to the Editor: Maddi’s Friesian Ranch a symbol of generosity and community spirit

Kids Fishing Derby Winners

25th Kids Fishing Derby Winners from the 25th annual Kids Fishing Derby at Lampe Park ranged in age from 3 to 11 this year. Jonathan, age 11, was the overall winner with a 1-pound, 14-ounce catch during the first session Saturday morning. Sonora, age 3, was the winner in Session 2 with a 1-pound, 12-ounce catch. Robert, age 3, won  Session 3 with a 1-pound, 13-ounce catch. Joshua, age … Continue reading Kids Fishing Derby Winners

Wings of Freedom Tour lands in Carson Valley

Wings of Freedom Tour lands in Carson Valley by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations Minden NV- The WINGS OF FREEDOM TOUR, honoring WWII veterans including the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress “Nine O Nine” WWII Heavy Bomber, Consolidated B-24 Liberator “Witchcraft” WWII Heavy Bomber and P-51 Mustang fighter, landed safely at Minden-Tahoe Airport around midday Monday. The planes will be on display until noon on June … Continue reading Wings of Freedom Tour lands in Carson Valley