Crews Respond To Three Wildfires In Area, 3.9 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Double Springs Flat

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Crews responded to three separate fires Tuesday afternoon around Carson Valley. The Payne Fire, located a mile east of Highway 88 in the southwest part of the Valley in Alpine County has burned 100 acres as of 6 a.m., according to Sierra Front Interagency Dispatch. It was reported just after 2 p.m. Ground crews are on scene and receiving air … Continue reading Crews Respond To Three Wildfires In Area, 3.9 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Double Springs Flat

NDOT Improves Roadside Slope For Enhanced Safety On Highway 50 At Lake Tahoe

by Meg Ragonese, Nevada Department of Transportation · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. – The Nevada Department of Transportation will begin a project Wednesday, June 7 to reinforce a destabilized roadside slope for enhanced safety on U.S. 50 at Lake Tahoe. This year, numerous boulders roughly the size of large passenger vehicles have fallen from a roadside slope onto eastbound travel lanes of U.S. 50 … Continue reading NDOT Improves Roadside Slope For Enhanced Safety On Highway 50 At Lake Tahoe

Stewart Father’s Day Powwow Coming Up June 16-18

by Guy Clifton, Travel Nevada · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. – Hundreds of American Indian dancers, drummers, artists, craftsmen and cultural enthusiasts will converge on Carson City June 16-18 for the annual Stewart Father’s Day Powwow. The event, which is free and open to the public, includes competition dancing, drum circles and a host of auxiliary activities, including a fun run. The events will … Continue reading Stewart Father’s Day Powwow Coming Up June 16-18

Douglas County Seeks Assistant County Manager

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County is currently seeking applicants for the position of Assistant County Manager. The job posted on May 22, 2017 and will be open until June 12, 2017. Previously the Assistant County Manager and Chief Financial Officer was a dual role. The Douglas County Commissioners added the new position which separated the … Continue reading Douglas County Seeks Assistant County Manager

Storytime Returns To Lampe Park June 7

by Heather Frueh, Douglas County Public Library · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Enjoy stories at the park! The Douglas County Public Library will provide storytime at Lampe Park on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. from June 7 through July 26. Crafts will be included. Storytime will be held near the Farmer’s Market. Children of all ages are welcome. Lampe Park is located on Waterloo Lane in … Continue reading Storytime Returns To Lampe Park June 7