Missing Gardnerville Ranchos boy found safely at friend’s house

Staff Reports Minden, Nevada – An 11-year-old boy who went missing from the Gardnerville Ranchos Tuesday was found safely at a friend’s house at :45 p.m. Tuesday night. Douglas County Search & Rescue and Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputies searched for the boy for most of the evening. The missing boy had told the parents of a friend that he had permission to spend the night. … Continue reading Missing Gardnerville Ranchos boy found safely at friend’s house

Ramsdells invest $100,000 for endowed faculty chair position to develop Western Nevada College’s Construction Management Program

Ramsdells invest $100,000 for endowed faculty chair position to develop Western Nevada College’s Construction Management Program by Steve Yingling, Western Nevada College  Making Western Nevada College the best educational experience possible for students brings pleasure to Rob and Dorothy Ramsdell.             Over the past 15 years, the Carson City couple has been instrumental in improving programs, facilities, equipment and students’ educational opportunities at WNC.             … Continue reading Ramsdells invest $100,000 for endowed faculty chair position to develop Western Nevada College’s Construction Management Program

Main Street Gardnerville Board bids farewell to two members, seeks to fill vacancies

  Main Street Gardnerville seeking two new board members by Paula Lochridge, Main Street Gardnerville The Main Street Gardnerville Board announces the retirement of two of its members-Susie Biaggini and Carol Sandmeier. Both Carol and Susie were on the original board when the Main Street Gardnerville Program was created in 2008. They will continue to volunteer in various ways for projects and events. The Board … Continue reading Main Street Gardnerville Board bids farewell to two members, seeks to fill vacancies

Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce to preview Spain, Italy Trips on June 5

Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce to preview Spain, Italy Trips on June 5 Courtesy of the Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce The Carson Valley Chamber’s first trip to Tuscany in March with CI Destinations was a great success, so we’re teaming up to offer two travel opportunities in the fall…Once again, Tuscany, featuring Florence and the Chianti region, is being offered and this time, we’ll also … Continue reading Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce to preview Spain, Italy Trips on June 5

MEFIYI Summer Sports Bash set for June 17-19

    MEFIYI Summer Sports Bash Courtesy of the Douglas County Parks & Recreation Department The MEFIYI Foundation will conduct its Summer Sports Bash, instructed by JoJo & Suzi Townsell June 17-19. The Sports Bash will provide participants with an opportunity to learn the fundamentals of each sport offered and give athletes an opportunity to introduce and maintain their interest in sports. A Speed Camp … Continue reading MEFIYI Summer Sports Bash set for June 17-19

Main Street Gardnerville Flower Baskets make Spring Debut

  Main Street Gardnerville Flower Baskets make Spring Debut Courtesy of Main Street Gardnerville The Main Street Gardnerville Flower Baskets went up this week along Highway 395 in downtown Gardnerville. The flower baskets are grown by students in the Horticultural and FFA Programs at Douglas High and Smith Valley Schools as well as staff and students at China Spring Youth Facility. The energy and effort … Continue reading Main Street Gardnerville Flower Baskets make Spring Debut