Football: Douglas moves into playoffs despite loss to Damonte

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas struck first, but Damonte Ranch roared back to claim a 47-21 win in Minden Thursday night. Still, the Tigers clinched a playoff spot thanks to Manogue’s 21-10 win over Galena Thursday. Galena is winless in Sierra League play heading into its final game (against Damonte next Friday). Douglas holds the tiebreaker over the Grizzlies thanks to a 14-12 win … Continue reading Football: Douglas moves into playoffs despite loss to Damonte

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Seeks Information On Dog Shooting

by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — On October 28, 2014 at 5:00 pm, The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 1900 Block of Palomino Lane in reference to a dog being shot. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputies were advised that the dog owner, Kellie Mehoves noticed her dog laying in her living room with a injury to the dog’s … Continue reading Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Seeks Information On Dog Shooting

Middle School Students Create Thank You Cards For Active Military Service Members

by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office MINDEN, Nev. – The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, Youth Services Division participated in a community service project during their Fall G.R.E.A.T. (Gang Resistance Education and Training) Program. Deputy Teresa Duffy, 7th grade teachers Mrs. C-R, Mrs. Falconieri & Mrs. Campbell-Parr and all the 2014 7th grade, Pau Wa Lu G.R.E.A.T students created hand-made cards for Military Service … Continue reading Middle School Students Create Thank You Cards For Active Military Service Members

Mark Brown, Clayton Ridley Graduate From Peace Officer Training Academy

by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office MINDEN, Nev. — Sheriff Ron Pierini is proud to announce the recent graduation of two Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputies from the State of Nevada Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) Law Enforcement Academy. Douglas County Deputies Mark Brown and Clayton Ridley graduated from the academy on Thursday, October 30, 2014, after attending the academy for four months. … Continue reading Mark Brown, Clayton Ridley Graduate From Peace Officer Training Academy

GameDay: Douglas football to host Damonte Ranch Oct. 30 at 7 p.m.

  Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas High football team hosts Damonte Ranch at 7 p.m. Thursday night for Senior Night. Our full GameDay Preview Magazine, presented by Just Smiles Dental, is viewable here or by clicking on the picture of the cover below:   — PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS Continue reading GameDay: Douglas football to host Damonte Ranch Oct. 30 at 7 p.m.

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Oct. 30

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com The Minden branch of the Douglas County Public Library will host a community sing-along as part of the #NevadaSings initiative scheduled for 10 a.m. this morning (they’re asking everyone to show up at 9:45 a.m.). The goal, as they join others from across the state of Nevada, is to break a record for most people in an American state to sing … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Oct. 30