Tennis: Douglas falls just short vs. Reno, bounces back vs. Reed

Tennis: Douglas girls fall just short vs. Reno Staff Reports While the Douglas girls tennis team suffered its first loss of the year, falling just short against perennial powerhouse Reno High Tuesday afternoon, there was still plenty to like about the Tigers’ play. Douglas pushed Reno, which has been the gold standard in Northern Nevada girls tennis for many years, to the brink Tuesday, on … Continue reading Tennis: Douglas falls just short vs. Reno, bounces back vs. Reed

Road Work to cause one-lane closure on Waterloo Lane Oct. 6

Road Work to cause one-lane closure on Waterloo Lane Oct. 6 Courtesy of Douglas County ROAD WORK ALERT: Traffic on Waterloo Lane between Highway 395 and Elges will be shut down to one lane for approximately 6 hours on Monday, Oct. 6 starting at 9 a.m. Here is the note from Douglas County: October 2, 2014 To Whom It May Concern, On Wednesday , October … Continue reading Road Work to cause one-lane closure on Waterloo Lane Oct. 6

Valley Dog earns Masters Barn Hunt title

Valley Dog earns Masters Barn Hunt title Staff Reports A Valley dog earned a prestigious distinction this week due to its efforts in the growing sport of “Barn Hunt.” Bella, belonging to Valley resident Inger Hotho, became the first Labrador retriever in the country to earn a Masters title in Barn Hunt. Barn Hunt highlights the role of dogs in ridding barns, homes and properties of vermin. … Continue reading Valley Dog earns Masters Barn Hunt title

Douglas High band members selling raffle tickets to raise funds for new uniforms, instruments

Douglas High band members selling raffle tickets to raise funds for new uniforms, instruments Staff Reports Members of the Douglas High Band are selling raffle tickets ($10 each) until Saturday in an effort to raise funds for new uniforms and some new instruments. Prizes include a $1,000 gas card and some $500 Walmart gift cards. Drawing will be during next week’s homecoming football game. Tickets … Continue reading Douglas High band members selling raffle tickets to raise funds for new uniforms, instruments

Douglas County accepting applications for 2015 Community Development Block Grant program

Douglas County accepting applications for 2015 Community Development Block Grant program Courtesy of Douglas County Douglas County is now accepting applications for the 2015 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The public is invited to provide ideas and comments, and present potential projects. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is expected to allocate approximately $2.3 million for grants towards community facilities, planning and … Continue reading Douglas County accepting applications for 2015 Community Development Block Grant program