Up and Away! Google Launches Balloon Operation In Gardnerville Aiming To Achieve Global Internet

by Scott Neuffer This will be a tricky story, but well worth your time, I believe. To paraphrase the great philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein, those things of which we can’t speak, we must pass over in silence. That is to say, there is some cool news in this story, but also some stuff that remains secret, elusive, protected by one of the world’s biggest and brightest … Continue reading Up and Away! Google Launches Balloon Operation In Gardnerville Aiming To Achieve Global Internet

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Captain Earns Security Master’s Degree From Naval Postgraduate School

  Courtesy of The Center For Homeland Defense And Security MONTEREY, Calif. – Captain John Milby of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office completed a Master of Arts Degree in Security Studies at the Naval Postgraduate School Center for Homeland Defense and Security on March 27. Captain Milby currently serves as the Investigation Division Commander, and has been with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office for over … Continue reading Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Captain Earns Security Master’s Degree From Naval Postgraduate School

Public Meeting Set For April 7 To Review Improvement Plans At Johnson Lane Park

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations Minden, NV. March 26th, 2015 – The Douglas County Parks and Recreation Commission invites  the community to review the phased improvements  planned for Johnson Lane Park located on Stephanie Way during its Commission meeting on April 7, 2015, 6:00 pm at Piñon Hills Elementary School. The Parks & Recreation Commission will be reviewing a conceptual phased improvement plan … Continue reading Public Meeting Set For April 7 To Review Improvement Plans At Johnson Lane Park

Person Of Interest Sought In Vehicle Burglary, Credit Card Fraud

  by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Minden, Nevada – The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying this person of interest in a vehicle burglary that occurred at the Tahoe Rim Trailhead and subsequent credit card fraud at the Walmart store on Grant Ave in Gardnerville, NV. On March 5, 2015 at 11:36 am, Deputies responded to … Continue reading Person Of Interest Sought In Vehicle Burglary, Credit Card Fraud

Sesame Street Fire Safety Workshop Set For March 28

  by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office MINDEN, Nev. — East Fork Fire and Paramedic Districts, Tahoe Douglas Fire and Douglas County Sheriff’s Office have partnered with The Fire Prevention Association of Nevada (FPAN), to present the Sesame Street Fire Safety Workshop, Teaching Fire & Life Safety Behaviors. This training is being offered for the first time in Northern Nevada. This opportunity is … Continue reading Sesame Street Fire Safety Workshop Set For March 28