Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 28

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Kingsbury Grade was closed for several hours Sunday afternoon and evening after an RV crashed near Tramway Drive on the Tahoe side after 3 p.m. The RV caught fire and the fire spread to surrounding wildland, though it was quickly contained. Both the driver and a passenger in the RV were transported for medical treatment. … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 28

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 25

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Lyons Fire east of the Pine Nut Mountains and north of the Carson/Douglas line had burned more than 1,600 acres as of last update. It is 21 percent contained. The final installment of the GE Family Concert Series at Minden Park is tonight from 6 to 8 p.m., featuring Rad Moon Rising (Creedence Clearwater … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 25

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 24

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read  GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Lyons Fire, which started during the battery of storms Tuesday afternoon, continues to burn east of the Pine Nut Mountains and just north of the Douglas County/Carson City line. It had consumed 1,128 acres as of last update Wednesday evening. Sixty-eight personnel are battling the blaze, which is burning in brush and understory timber. … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 24

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 23

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Lightning strikes sparked numerous fires around Northern Nevada Tuesday afternoon and evening. According to East Fork officials, fire crews responded to several small or single-tree fires in the district, and assisted with the attack on the 150-acre Voltaire Canyon Fire in Carson City. Crews contained a quarter-acre fire near Out-R-Way and battled a 10-acre fire … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 23

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 22

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Our gallery of photos and videos from Monday morning’s eclipse continues to grow. You can view it here. Scattered showers and thunderstorms are in the forecast today (40 percent chance of precipitation). If that 40 percent chance hits, look for some potentially heavy rain. A high of 84 degrees is expected this afternoon. Toddler storytime … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 22

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 21

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The eclipse will cover 80.1 percent of the sun in Gardnerville this morning. The moon will begin to encroach on the sun’s path starting around 9:04 a.m. and continue for two hours and 38 minutes. The peak of the eclipse will be approximately 10:20 a.m. The Valley has a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms after … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Aug. 21