Obituary: John “Jack” McGeein

John “Jack” McGeein 1955-2014 John “Jack,” McGeein , was born on December 7, 1955. On November 24, 2014,  a beautiful, sun-drenched day, surrounded in love and laughter, he left to live in heaven with Jesus. Jack was the owner/contractor of Jack’s Hardwood Floors, established in 1986, which he successfully operated until 2009. He was a loving husband, a hard-working, successful businessman who always provided for … Continue reading Obituary: John “Jack” McGeein

Christmas Fireworks Light Up Gardnerville Sky

Staff Reports Ron Harpin was at the Town of Gardnerville’s Christmas Kickoff Celebration Thursday night and sent in the following photos. You can view more of Ron’s work, or purchase digital prints or downloads at http://www.rahphotosnv.com. Full video of the eight-minute show is viewable here: (Continued Below) PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS Continue reading Christmas Fireworks Light Up Gardnerville Sky

No Bids In Sharkey’s Auction, CVI Owner Mike Pegram Takes Control Of Property

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev., December 4, 2014 — A small crowd gathered in front of the Douglas County Law Enforcement & Judicial Center Thursday afternoon hoping to witness a bit of history. As it turned out, no bidders presented themselves during the trustee sale of Sharkey’s Casino in front of the courthouse. The property, which closed in mid-November, reverted to the beneficiary, Carson Valley Inn and … Continue reading No Bids In Sharkey’s Auction, CVI Owner Mike Pegram Takes Control Of Property

So It Went Like This: Douglas High Students Put CSI Skills To The Test In Forensic Chemistry Class

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com   Tiffany and Rachel were sitting in class when they got into an argument over a compact disc. A struggle ensued, Rachel pulled out a kitchen butter knife and stabbed Tiffany. Tiffany produced a gun and shot Rachel. Both girls were taken to the hospital. A trail of bullet casings, blood stains, strands of hair, overturned chairs and lethal weaponry has … Continue reading So It Went Like This: Douglas High Students Put CSI Skills To The Test In Forensic Chemistry Class

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Dec. 4

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com GARDNERVILLE, Nev., December 4, 2014: Festivities at Heritage Park get started at 5:30 p.m. tonight for Gardnerville’s Christmas Kickoff & Fireworks. There is a 30 percent chance of rain today, which should clear out by this evening if it does show up. We could see some patchy freezing fog after 10 p.m., so there is a fine window in there to … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Dec. 4