‘Necessary Conversations’ Seminar Aug. 10 At Douglas County Community & Senior Center

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Eastside Memorial Park will host a free seminar entitled “Necessary Conversations” Aug. 10 from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center, 1329 Waterloo Lane, Gardnerville. The seminar will cover a variety of topics, including wills, living trusts, living wills, social security benefits, veteran benefits, funeral & cremation services, cemetery arrangements, insurance verifications … Continue reading ‘Necessary Conversations’ Seminar Aug. 10 At Douglas County Community & Senior Center

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 8

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a flash flood watch for portions of Northern Nevada and Northeast California, including Carson Valley, from 1 p.m. through 9 p.m. Storms producing heavy rainfall are possible this afternoon and evening. Steep terrain, recently burned areas from wildfires, and areas which have  which have already received heavy … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 8

Deputy Zack Hickman Joins Douglas County Sheriff’s Office

by Sgt. Bernadette Smith, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County Sheriff’s Office welcomes a new deputy sheriff.  On Aug. 7, 2017, Zack Hickman was administered his oath of office in the presence of family and friends. Deputy Hickman was raised in Douglas County and graduated from Douglas High School in 2006. Following his high school graduation Zach attended Western Nevada College and was awarded an Associate of Applied Science degree in Criminal Justice.  Deputy Hickman was hired by the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office in 2009 and worked in their jail for three years and in their Patrol Division for five years. Deputy Hickman is happy to return to the Carson Valley, his home. Deputy Hickman will be assigned to the Patrol Division under the leadership of Captain Joe Duffy. Continue reading Deputy Zack Hickman Joins Douglas County Sheriff’s Office

An Afternoon At The Pink House With Lillian Virgin Finnegan Aug. 19

Special to the Carson Valley Times · 1 min read GENOA, Nev. — The Centennial Genoa Candy Dance Statue Project committee and The Pink House are hosting a public event to inform the public about the Lillian Virgin Finnegan statue project. It’ll be held at 193 Genoa Lane, Genoa, Saturday, August 19, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Travel back in time at Genoa’s beautiful Pink House, home … Continue reading An Afternoon At The Pink House With Lillian Virgin Finnegan Aug. 19

Douglas County Accepting Applications For The Community Development Block Grant Program

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County is now accepting applications for the 2017 Second Round of Funding of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program and the 2018 CDBG Grant Cycle. The public is invited to provide ideas and comments, and present potential projects. An informational meeting will be held at the following time and location: Friday, … Continue reading Douglas County Accepting Applications For The Community Development Block Grant Program

Today’s View: Aug. 8

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Today’s View comes from Anne Harris, taken at sunrise on Saturday morning. 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: Aug. 8