‘Our Lives Changed Forever In An Instant’

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com   ———————————— Dear Amber, I appreciated your letter and was saddened to learn of the loss of your daughter … ———————————— “I think the biggest misconception is that Sudden Infant Death Syndrome is preventable. Thinking there is anything you can do to stop it.” Amber Terhune sat next to her husband, Ken,  on a living room couch in their Gardnerville Ranchos … Continue reading ‘Our Lives Changed Forever In An Instant’

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office seeks suspect in Tuesday morning 7-11 armed robbery in the Gardnerville Ranchos

by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Minden, Nevada – The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a male suspect who committed an armed robbery at the 7-11 Store on Tillman Lane in the Gardnerville Ranchos. On October 14, 2014 at approximately 1:20am, a male described as Caucasian or light-skinned Hispanic, mid 30’s to 40’s in age, approximately … Continue reading Douglas County Sheriff’s Office seeks suspect in Tuesday morning 7-11 armed robbery in the Gardnerville Ranchos

Burger Wars finalists announced

Staff Reports Congratulations to our Burger Wars finalists: Minden Meat and Deli‘s “The Barbecue Guy”; The Grill Next Door‘s “The Danimal”; Minden Food Company‘s “Sonoma Burger”; CV Steak at the Carson Valley Inn‘s “French Disaster.” We had 37 burgers nominated (with only one burger from each establishment eligible to advance) and more than 2,000 ballots cast. The Final Round begins Oct. 20. We’ll publish more … Continue reading Burger Wars finalists announced

Jethro’s King Crab Feed raises more than $15,000 for Carson Valley organizations

Special to the Carson Valley Times The 5th Annual Jethro’s Charity King Crab Feed & Steak Cookout in August donated over $15,000 to Incredible Kids Fund (Douglas Community Center Teen Scholarship Program), Douglas High School Volleyball, FISH Dining Room and MEFIYI (Me-for-Incredible-Youth, Inc.) PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS Continue reading Jethro’s King Crab Feed raises more than $15,000 for Carson Valley organizations