Rainbow over Carson Valley, June 19

Rainbow Tuesday A brief rainstorm over Carson Valley Tuesday evening left behind a pretty impressive rainbow. The arc reached “Double Rainbow” status from certain angles over the Valley. As always, we’ll gladly accept your pictures here. E-mail joey@carsonvalleytimes.com or post to our Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/cvalleytimes.   PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS           Continue reading Rainbow over Carson Valley, June 19

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office arrests two in theft of Mercedes Benz

  Two held in vehicle theft by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Minden, Nevada – The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has two people in custody for theft of a motor vehicle, eluding police officers, possession of stolen property and DUI. On June 17, 2014 at 2:45am, a Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputy stopped a 2012 Mercedes Benz for no license plates. As the deputy … Continue reading Douglas County Sheriff’s Office arrests two in theft of Mercedes Benz

Genoa native Brig. Gen. Niel E. Nelson leads Marine unit in Japan

  Genoa native leads Marine unit in Japan  by Amanda Saunders, Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System Genoa native, Brig. Gen. Niel E. Nelson can be seen in the image above giving opening remarks during a two-day commander’s conference at the Surfside on Camp Kinser in Japan. The conference brought together 3rd Marine Logistics Group subordinate command unit leaders from duty stations across the Asia-Pacific region, … Continue reading Genoa native Brig. Gen. Niel E. Nelson leads Marine unit in Japan

Nintendo Wii tournament on Friday at Douglas County Public Library

Nintendo Wii tournament on Friday at Douglas County Public Library by Maggie Rusmisel, Douglas County Public Library Join other teens and the Douglas County Public Library Teen Advisory Board, for a Nintendo® Wii™ Tournament on Friday, June 20 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Minden library.  Win prizes!  This free program includes pizza and drinks.  Signups required  by June 19.   Teen Game Night … Continue reading Nintendo Wii tournament on Friday at Douglas County Public Library

World Heritage seeking host families for foreign exchange students

  World Heritage seeking host families for foreign exchange students Special to the Carson Valley Times World Heritage is in search of good-hearted people who are interested in making a global connection. World Heritage would love to match you with a foreign exchange student to spend the school year as a part of your family. The students are aged 15-18, come from many countries in … Continue reading World Heritage seeking host families for foreign exchange students