2017 Nevada Economic Development Conference Sept. 11-13

Special to the Carson Valley Times · 4 min read LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Registration is now available for the 2017 Nevada Economic Development Conference (NVEDC) scheduled for Sept. 11-13 at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV). The conference will feature exclusive tours and track sessions that include the state’s leading experts in the fields of agribusiness, economic development, energy, infrastructure/transportation, manufacturing, tourism/gaming and workforce … Continue reading 2017 Nevada Economic Development Conference Sept. 11-13

ESPN3 To Carry Two Reno 1868 FC Matches

Courtesy of Reno 1868 FC · 1 min read RENO, Nev. – Reno 1868 FC will be featured on ESPN twice this season. Reno’s upcoming trip to the middle half of the country will feature the first of two matches on ESPN3. Reno takes on OKC Energy FC on Aug. 2 at 5:30 p.m. PT. “To be on a national platform like ESPN in our inaugural … Continue reading ESPN3 To Carry Two Reno 1868 FC Matches

HAM Radio Estate Sale Aug. 5

Courtesy of Sierra Intermountain Emergency Radio Association ·2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — When George Uebele (WW7E) died last year, he left behind a room crammed with HAM radio equipment and books. His widow, Dorothy Uebele (N7MXA) was overwhelmed by the prospect of sorting through it all, so she called SIERA, the Sierra Intermountain Emergency Radio Association, to help her. Both George and Dorothy were founding … Continue reading HAM Radio Estate Sale Aug. 5

Douglas County Sheriff’s Officers Go Through Active Assailant Response Training

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 3 min read MINDEN, Nev. — “If you don’t think this can happen here, you’re wrong, because it already has happened here. Just up the street in Carson. And I was there.” Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Captain Dan Britton let the statement sink in over the full classroom in the 200 hallway of Douglas High School Wednesday morning. Heads in the … Continue reading Douglas County Sheriff’s Officers Go Through Active Assailant Response Training

Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 26

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — As of the last update Tuesday evening, firefighters had built 20 percent containment on the Preacher Fire, which has grown to 4,651 acres. Evacuations were lifted Tuesday evening, though affected residents were notified to remain prepared should weather conditions drastically change. Four hundred structures are threatened, though none have been lost. Updates on the fire are … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: July 26