Ironwood 8 Cinemas gets new seating

Ironwood 8 Cinemas gets new seating by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com After putting together a $600,000 upgrade to the projection and sound system last year, the ownership group of Ironwood 8 Cinemas in Minden has turned its attention toward the rest of the facility, which first opened in the summer of 1998. New seating is being installed this week, with work expected to be completed by the … Continue reading Ironwood 8 Cinemas gets new seating

From the Experts: Keep Your Cool – How to Avoid Heat-Related Illnesses

Keep Your Cool: How to Avoid Heat-Related Illnesses   Editor’s Note: This is the latest in a continuing series from Valley and regional professionals offering tips on their trade. Do you have an area of expertise that you’d like to share with our readership? The range of topics is essentially endless, whether it be home improvement or automotive, or even cooking or sewing. E-mail joey@carsonvalleytimes.com if you are interested.   by Tamara … Continue reading From the Experts: Keep Your Cool – How to Avoid Heat-Related Illnesses

Today’s View: July 16

Today’s View: July 16 Tonight’s sunset, tinged by some smoke from some wildfires near Reno and Mono County areas, produced some brilliant photos from a couple CVT readers. 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: July 16

Spin, Pop, Boom: Douglas County Public Library hosts Mad Science presentation at CVIC Hall in Minden

Spin, Pop, Boom: Douglas County Public Library hosts Mad Science presentation at CVIC Hall in Minden Special to the Carson Valley Times Carson Valley Times contributor Chris Dickerson was at the Douglas County Public Library’s “Spin, Pop, Boom!” presentation with his children Tuesday night at the CVIC Hall and sent along some pictures from the event. The library, which conducts special events and workshops throughout the … Continue reading Spin, Pop, Boom: Douglas County Public Library hosts Mad Science presentation at CVIC Hall in Minden

American Legion Auxiliary holds annual Girls State Tea in Carson City

American Legion Auxiliary holds annual Girls State Tea in Carson City by Chris Ritger, American Legion Auxiliary Capitol Unit 4 Recently the American Legion Auxiliary Capitol Unit 4 held their annual Girls State Tea at the Governor’s Mansion. Proceeds from the Tea benefit Girls State delegates from Carson and Douglas High Schools. Delegates were interviewed and selected based on academics and leadership qualities both in … Continue reading American Legion Auxiliary holds annual Girls State Tea in Carson City

Comedic melodrama at Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park July 26-27

Comedic melodrama at Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park July 26-27 Courtesy of the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park MINDEN, Nev.- The Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park will present an old-fashioned melodrama production on the park’s east lawn at 5:30 pm on Saturday, July 26 and Sunday, July 27. “River of Dreams; or, Water You Doing in Carson Valley” includes a villain, a heroine, a stationmaster … Continue reading Comedic melodrama at Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park July 26-27