Baseball: Reno Rides 9-Run Inning To Win Over Douglas (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas High School baseball team picked up an early lead Tuesday afternoon against Reno, but it didn’t hold long as the Huskies piled up a nine-run second inning and rode that to a 15-8 win in Minden. With Reno leading 10-1 in the third, Douglas put together a four-run frame, and then crossed one run in both the fourth and … Continue reading Baseball: Reno Rides 9-Run Inning To Win Over Douglas (PHOTOS)

Self Defense Workshop Offered In Minden April 11

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — Self defense, as taught in a workshop coming up locally this weekend, is much less about meeting an assailant head-on as it is about properly assessing a situation and creating enough time and space for a safe escape. “Self defense is so much about awareness,” said Dave Prosser, a Gardnerville resident and eighth degree black belt in American Kenpo Karate. … Continue reading Self Defense Workshop Offered In Minden April 11

Dude. be Nice Project Documents Douglas High’s Celebration Of ‘Mr. G’ (VIDEO)

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — Back in November of 2014, students at Douglas High School planned a special surprise ceremony recognized one of their beloved substitute teachers, Emilio Gonzales as part of the Dude. be Nice Project. A film crew from Dude. be Nice was on hand to record the event, and just today released the finished product. It’s about four minutes long and well … Continue reading Dude. be Nice Project Documents Douglas High’s Celebration Of ‘Mr. G’ (VIDEO)

NV Energy Offers Free Solar Workshops For Residential Customers

Courtesy of NV Energy Reno, Nev. (April, 7, 2015)—NV Energy residential customers considering investing in rooftop solar are invited to attend an upcoming NV Energy “Solar for Homeowners” workshop. Representatives of NV Energy’s SolarGenerations program will explain the fundamentals of solar electricity and share valuable consumer awareness tips and resources to help customers make an informed decision when choosing solar. The purpose of these free … Continue reading NV Energy Offers Free Solar Workshops For Residential Customers

Eagles & Ag Photo Contest Winners Announced

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The 13th Annual Eagles & Agriculture event, held in Carson Valley in February, has selected the winners of its annual photo contest. Photographers submitted in two categories, Best Eagle image and Best Wildlife/Agriculture image. This year’s winners were Kathy Port for her capture of a young cow and eagle stareoff and Nancy Hulsey for … Continue reading Eagles & Ag Photo Contest Winners Announced

Good Morning, Carson Valley: April 7

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com Click Here To Subscribe To Our Daily E-Mail Edition: http://eepurl.com/-wOvX GARDNERVILLE, Nev., April 7, 2015 – I had the privilege to sit down several weeks ago with Bob Conrad of This is Reno to talk about the role of small community news Web sites such as ours for the This is Reno podcast. Kirk Carraway of Carson Now was also a … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: April 7