Crews Contain Fire North Of Jacks Valley Road Tuesday Evening

Staff Reports · 1 min read ‪Crews contained a 3.2-acre fire near Summerhill Drive north of Jacks Valley Road near Highway 395 in Northern Douglas County Tuesday evening. First report of the fire came just prior to 9 p.m., and first responders arrived to a 0.5- to 1-acre vegetation fire burning in moderate to heavy brush. Within 20 minutes crews had eliminated the threat to structures … Continue reading Crews Contain Fire North Of Jacks Valley Road Tuesday Evening

Jacques Magician & The Summer Reading Finale July 31

by Heather Frueh, Douglas County Public Library · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Public Library celebrates the end of its Summer Reading Program with a visit from Jacques Magician. The professional magician Jacques Simard has amused and astonished audiences around the world. The show will take place on Monday, July 31 at 6:30 p.m. in the C.V.I.C. Hall, 1602 Esmeralda Ave. in … Continue reading Jacques Magician & The Summer Reading Finale July 31

Minden’s ‘All About Dance’ Team Dances Like Stars In Oregon

Special to the Carson Valley Times · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Competition Team from All About Dance in Minden danced their way into the record books last week, with outstanding results in their first ever entry at a National Dance Competition at the prestigious ‘Spotlight’ West Coast Nationals in Seaside, Oregon. The team, led by Artistic Director/Owner/Choreographer Sarah Guzman and Operations Director/Co Owner, … Continue reading Minden’s ‘All About Dance’ Team Dances Like Stars In Oregon

Carson Valley Air Quality Plunges Into Hazardous Range

Staff Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Air quality in Carson Valley plummeted overnight into the “hazardous” range as smoke continued to pour in from the Detwiler Fire near Yosemite in California. Tuesday afternoon winds blew out much of the smoke that had accumulated during the day but as those died down, smoke settled back in overnight. The hazardous rating from the AQI index suggests … Continue reading Carson Valley Air Quality Plunges Into Hazardous Range

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 18

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — There is a pretty good haze over Carson Valley this morning of of 8:30 a.m., tailing in from the Detwiler Fire in Mariposa County, California. For the moment, though, air quality in the Valley is still registering in the “good” range. We’ll be keeping an eye on any changes there through the rest of the … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 18

Today’s View: July 18

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Today’s View comes from Theresa Daniel, taken during one of last week’s beautiful sunsets. 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 … Continue reading Today’s View: July 18