Growing Up Gardnerville: The Lake

Growing Up Gardnerville: The Lake Growing Up Gardnerville is a series of vignettes, combining the moments we’ve experienced, heard about and imagined in this wonderful Valley. It is an indulgence of the memory, Twainian in nature: It’s how it happened, clouded by years of exaggerated re-telling. The places are real, some of the events are too, but names have been changed to protect the innocent, … Continue reading Growing Up Gardnerville: The Lake

20 Carson Valley students attend G.R.E.A.T. Summer program

20 Carson Valley students attend G.R.E.A.T. Summer program by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Minden, Nevada – The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, Douglas County Juvenile Probation and personnel from China Springs Youth Facility sponsored G.R.E.A.T. Summer, where ten (10) students from Carson Valley Middle School and ten (10) students from Pau Wa Lu Middle School attend a week- long program. The G.R.E.A.T. lessons … Continue reading 20 Carson Valley students attend G.R.E.A.T. Summer program

Today’s View: June 16

Today’s View: June 16 Frequent Carson Valley Times contributor Chris Dickerson sent in this photo of the view of Jobs Peak from Jobs Sister during a hike last week. If you have a photo you’d like to share with the CVT readership, feel free to e-mail it to joey@carsonvalleytimes.com or post to our Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/cvalleytimes. PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS         … Continue reading Today’s View: June 16

8 arrested during Carson Valley Days Friday night celebration

  8 arrested during Carson Valley Days Friday night celebration by Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Minden, Nevada – The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office reports that the Friday night celebration of the 2014 Carson Valley Days event in downtown Gardnerville resulted in 8 persons arrested during the event for charges of: Affray, Disorderly Conduct, Civil Protective Custody and Battery on a Police Officer. 9 … Continue reading 8 arrested during Carson Valley Days Friday night celebration

Western Nevada College observatory to offer free telescope viewing every Saturday this summer, along with a series of free slide lectures

Western Nevada College observatory to offer free telescope viewing every Saturday this summer, along with a series of free slide lectures by Anne Hansen, Western Nevada College CARSON CITY – Saturday evenings will be stellar this summer at the Jack C. Davis Observatory of Western Nevada College. A series of free slide lectures will be offered, June 14 through August 23. Doors open at 7 p.m. … Continue reading Western Nevada College observatory to offer free telescope viewing every Saturday this summer, along with a series of free slide lectures

Minden Air to conduct jet fire bomber testing Wednesday

  Minden-Tahoe Airport to conduct test drops for Fire Jet Bomber by Melissa  Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations Minden NV- The Minden-Tahoe Airport will be the test site for Minden Air Corporation’s series of test drops with their new BAE-146 Jet Fire Bomber starting Wednesday morning. The Minden-Tahoe Airport is recognized as one of the best locations in the world for soaring and is home … Continue reading Minden Air to conduct jet fire bomber testing Wednesday