Carson Valley resident Steven Jacobo Chosen For National Adaptive Bobsled Team

  by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com Steven Jacobo can see the 15-foot jump to his left and the sizeable tabletop obstacle approaching on his right, as if it happened yesterday. The two options were bordered on either side by trees. He had to choose one. He’d picked up snowboarding just a couple months earlier while working at Sierra-at-Tahoe, but as with just about anything he tries, … Continue reading Carson Valley resident Steven Jacobo Chosen For National Adaptive Bobsled Team

Nevada Department Of Wildlife Seeding Project Aims To Jump Start Habitat South Of Gardnerville

Courtesy of Nevada Department of Wildlife The 2013 Spring Peak fire ravaged over 14,000 acres of prime sage-grouse and mule deer habitat near the historic town of Bodie south of Gardnerville. The Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) in partnership with the United States Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management, recently organized a volunteer effort to help restore the area. (Continued Below) The Nevada … Continue reading Nevada Department Of Wildlife Seeding Project Aims To Jump Start Habitat South Of Gardnerville

Winter Driving Tips Courtesy Of The Nevada Department Of Transportation

by Meg Ragonese, Nevada Department of Transportation Some tips for handling winter driving conditions: (Continued Below) WINTER DRIVING TIPS ∙  Only travel in winter weather when necessary, leave enough time to safely reach your destination and plan your route to help avoid snowy/icy areas and steep hills. ∙  Before driving, check weather and road conditions by dialing 511 within Nevada (or 1-877-NV-ROADS outside of Nevada) … Continue reading Winter Driving Tips Courtesy Of The Nevada Department Of Transportation

From The Experts: Navigating Flu Season

By Lance Orr, MD Flu season is underway.  Misconceptions about the flu prevent people from taking the proper precautions. For example, being out the in cold does not cause the flu.  Here are a few more flu myths I hear and facts to help you stay healthy this winter. (Continued Below) FLU MYTHS MYTH:  If you think you have the flu, go to the doctor … Continue reading From The Experts: Navigating Flu Season

Softball: Carson Valley Fastpitch Sign-ups Coming Up In Gardnerville

  Staff Reports Carson Valley Fastpitch, now associated with ASA, will conduct sign-ups for players between the ages of 4 and 18 for the 2015 season Jan. 31 (12 to 4 p.m.); Feb. 7 (12 to 4 p.m.); Feb. 12 (6-8 p.m.); and Feb. 21 (12-4 p.m.) at the Douglas County Community and Senior Center across from Lampe Park. Cost for 4-6 is $80 and … Continue reading Softball: Carson Valley Fastpitch Sign-ups Coming Up In Gardnerville

Carson Valley Inn Live Entertainment Schedule Through Jan. 31

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Inn MINDEN, Nev., December 22, 2014 — The Carson Valley Inn features free live entertainment in the Cabaret Lounge on Sunday through Wednesday from 6:00 to 10 p.m., Thursday from 8:00 p.m. to midnight and Friday and Saturday from 8:00 p.m. to 1 a.m. As a courtesy to the Inn’s many sports fans, live entertainment is delayed as appropriate for … Continue reading Carson Valley Inn Live Entertainment Schedule Through Jan. 31