Minden Gazebo May Receive New Crown In 30th Anniversary Weathervane

Staff Reports When the Minden Rotary Club took over the efforts to overhaul the bandstand at Minden Town Park in 1983, part of the original design for the new gazebo included a weathervane. The Rotary Club celebrated the 30th anniversary of the construction of the gazebo this past year. The club has asked if it can donate a weathervane as a commemoration of the 30th anniversary … Continue reading Minden Gazebo May Receive New Crown In 30th Anniversary Weathervane

Power Restored After Hour-Plus Outage Affects At Least 2,000 NV Energy Customers In Douglas County

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev., December 2, 2014 —  UPDATE 1:45 p.m.: NV Energy reports power has been restored to the customers affected  by an outage last an hour and 15 minutes. The outage was caused by a tree limb that had fallen into an overhead power line near the intersection of Toler Ave. and Scoti Lane. A crew cleared the limb off and re-energized the … Continue reading Power Restored After Hour-Plus Outage Affects At Least 2,000 NV Energy Customers In Douglas County

Minden’s Holiday Kickoff Weekend Set For Dec. 5-6

  Courtesy of Town of Minden MINDEN, Nev., November 25, 2014 — The Minden Christmas tradition begins this year with the popular Town of Minden Gazebo Lighting Festivities Friday December 5, 2014 and continues Saturday December 6, 2014 with the 19th Annual Parade of Lights. (Continued Below)   Friday, December 5, 2014 activities include: 5:00 pm, live music including a performance by the Douglas High … Continue reading Minden’s Holiday Kickoff Weekend Set For Dec. 5-6

Cottonwood Trees Come Down At Minden Town Park

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev., November 14, 2014 — The last of Minden Town Park’s towering Cottonwood trees are being brought down today. The treeline bordering the park has largely been supplanted with younger growth over the years as the Cottonwoods have given way to old age and rot. Crews have been working on the final two this week. PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS Continue reading Cottonwood Trees Come Down At Minden Town Park

Carson Valley Airporter Shuttle Service Set To Begin Nov. 17

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com Just in time for the holiday travel season, Carson Valley residents will have a new option for getting between the Valley and the Reno Tahoe International Airport. The Carson Valley Airporter shuttle service, run by Amador Stage Lines, opens seven-day-per-week service Monday (Nov. 17). “We’re excited to get it going,” said Lisa Allen of Amador Stage Lines, who has been helping … Continue reading Carson Valley Airporter Shuttle Service Set To Begin Nov. 17