Fire Engulfs Home Near Pinenut Road In Gardnerville

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev., November 12, 2014 — Reports of a multi-alarm structure fire near Pinenut Road in the 1000 block of Helman Drive came in about 8:45 p.m. Wednesday in Gardnerville. The structure was reportedly fully-engulfed when crews arrived on scene. Responders set up a defense line to prevent further spread of the fire. Initial reports indicated the property’s Mother-in-Law quarters were a total loss. The home’s … Continue reading Fire Engulfs Home Near Pinenut Road In Gardnerville

Douglas County Businesses Win Northern Nevada Development Authority Awards

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations MINDEN, Nev., November 12, 2014 – Two Douglas County businesses took home top awards on November 6 during Northern Nevada Development Authority’s (NNDA) Pioneer Awards. The Pioneer Awards recognized businesses in 5 county regions and each county chose a business of the year. Douglas County’s Business of the Year Award went to Bently Enterprises. Bently was selected based … Continue reading Douglas County Businesses Win Northern Nevada Development Authority Awards

Carson Valley Inn’s Candy Cane Lane aiming for Nov. 30 opening

Staff Reports Most of us are thinking turkey right now (If we’re even there yet), but elves down at the Carson Valley Inn Casino have been busy making preparations for what has quickly become one of the Valley’s most popular Christmas traditions: Candy Cane Lane. The drive-thru multimedia attraction is set to open Nov. 30, if not completed earlier. The meticulous set-up is orchestrated through … Continue reading Carson Valley Inn’s Candy Cane Lane aiming for Nov. 30 opening

Douglas County Public Library Fall Book Sale Set For Nov. 14-16

by Maggie Rusmisel, Douglas County Public Library MINDEN, Nev., Nov. 12, 2014 — The Douglas County Public Library invites you to its fall book sale on Friday, November 14, from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m.; Saturday, November 15 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; and Sunday, November 16 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  The sale will be held at the C.V.I.C. Hall, 1602 Esmeralda Avenue … Continue reading Douglas County Public Library Fall Book Sale Set For Nov. 14-16

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Nov. 12

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com GARDNERVILLE, Nev., November 12, 2014 — Fresh off their regional championship win over the weekend, the Douglas High girls soccer team has moved up to No. 20 in the national rankings, compiled by TopDrawerSoccer.com. Congratulations to the Lady Tigers! Congratulations to Carson High grad Matt Williams, who was yesterday named the National League Manager of the Year after leading his Washington … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Nov. 12