On Burgers, Business & Horses: Carson Valley A Return To CVI Owner Mike Pegram’s Roots

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 7 min read Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared in September of 2016. MINDEN, Nev. — “Without community, you don’t have anything.” Mike Pegram let the statement sink in over the crowd assembled for the annual Critical Issues Conference, presented by the Business Council of Douglas County, at the Carson Valley Inn Thursday morning. “…And we have the greatest community in the … Continue reading On Burgers, Business & Horses: Carson Valley A Return To CVI Owner Mike Pegram’s Roots

‘There’s A Lot More To Nevada Than The Lights Of Vegas’ — Nevada’s Boundless Land Revealed On Google Maps

Courtesy of TravelNevada Editor’s Note: This story first appeared in March of 2016. CARSON CITY, Nev. – TravelNevada joins the elite club of destination marketing organizations to borrow the Google Street View Trekker to collect images of less-traveled areas in Nevada for use on Google Maps. The areas will also be mapped on the TravelNevada website and available for use by any participating tourism entity, such … Continue reading ‘There’s A Lot More To Nevada Than The Lights Of Vegas’ — Nevada’s Boundless Land Revealed On Google Maps

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 21

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Carson Range wore a dusting of snow this morning from the overnight storm that rolled over the Valley. We have an 80 percent chance of rain after 11 a.m. today with a high of 58 degrees expected. Things should clear out tonight, leaving for a clear — if not cool — weekend. A READing … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 21

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 20

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — We’re looking at a high of 69 degrees with breezy conditions this afternoon to the tune of 15 to 25 mph gusts. Rain is a possibility Thursday and we should close out the week in the 50s. Douglas County Public Library hosts toddler storytime for children 18 months to 3 years of age will be … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 20

Letter To The Editor: Customer Service Isn’t A Department

Editor: Customer service isn’t a department. I heard that comment on the radio the other day and it took me back. It also served as a solid reminder. Not that long ago, and more often than not, there were special assigned staff and departments for customer service. The classic line in those days – “Sorry, I can’t help you, but go see (name) in the … Continue reading Letter To The Editor: Customer Service Isn’t A Department

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 19

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Look for clear skies and a high of 71 degrees today as daytime highs continue to trend downward into autumn. There is a chance of rain Wednesday, Thursday and Friday in the forecast for now. The Douglas County Public Library hosts toddler storytime for children 18 months to 3 years of age Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.  … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Sept. 19