Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Welcomes Two New K-9 Officers

by Sgt. Bernadette Smith, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. – The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office recently welcomed two new members — two canines recently purchased and now receiving training. One of the canines is named Beny, he is from Slovakia and is a one year old German Shepard. His new partner is canine handler Deputy Adam Windsor, who has been with … Continue reading Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Welcomes Two New K-9 Officers

Create ‘Disasterpieces’ During Bad Art For Adults At The Douglas County Public Library

by Heather Frueh, Douglas County Public Library · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Don’t create a masterpiece. Make a disasterpiece! The Douglas County Public Library is hosting two Bad Art events for adults only as part of the Adult Summer Reading Program. The Zephyr Cove Library will have a Bad Art Night on Wednesday, July 26 at 5:00 p.m. The Minden Library Bad Art program … Continue reading Create ‘Disasterpieces’ During Bad Art For Adults At The Douglas County Public Library

Kitten Adoption Day July 22 At Michael Hohl Honda

Courtesy of Michael Hohl Honda · 1 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Half-price Kitten Adoption Day is Saturday, July 22nd from 12-4 p.m. at Michael Hohl Honda. Catmandu is partnering with Honda to help disadvantaged cats and kittens find their FURever homes. Catmandu is a local non-profit cat and kitten rescue that provides a homey, cage-free environment for cats to help them feel safe. Kittens are … Continue reading Kitten Adoption Day July 22 At Michael Hohl Honda

Western Heritage Celebration At Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park July 22

Courtesy of Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park · 3 min read MINDEN, Nev. — A free Western Heritage Celebration returns to the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park on Saturday, July 22, beginning at 11 a.m. The event’s second year will include a heritage quilting presentation, a Victorian dressing presentation, songs about local history and cowboy poetry, as well as gold panning and other children’s activities. The … Continue reading Western Heritage Celebration At Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park July 22

Today’s View: July 13

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Today’s View comes from Abigail, submitted during last month’s #WhyCV photo storytelling contest. If you have a photo you’d like to share with the CVT readership, feel free to e-mail it to joey@carsonvalleytimes.com, post to our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/cvalleytimes, tag us on Instagram @cvalleytimes or submit it through our mobile app (find us on iTunes and Google Play). Continue reading Today’s View: July 13

Increased Water In Valley Brings Increase In Mosquitoes

Staff & Douglas County Reports · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Increased water throughout Douglas County due to the heavy precipitation throughout the winter and spring has kept the Douglas County Mosquito Abatement General Improvement District busy this spring and summer. Mosquitoes can carry the West Nile virus. Bites from infected mosquitoes transmit disease to people and animals. Protect your horses from the West Nile … Continue reading Increased Water In Valley Brings Increase In Mosquitoes