‘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

Airbus Perlan Mission II Soars Into History, Sets World Record For Glider Altitude

Courtesy of Airbus Perlan Mission II · 2 min read EL CALAFATE, Argentina – Airbus Perlan Mission II, the world’s first initiative to send an engineless aircraft to the edge of space, made history Saturday in the Patagonia region of Argentina by soaring to over 52,000 feet and setting a new world altitude record for gliding. The glider is based out of the Minden Tahoe Airport. … Continue reading Airbus Perlan Mission II Soars Into History, Sets World Record For Glider Altitude

Airbus Perlan Mission II Reaches New High Altitude In Pursuit Of World Aviation Record

Courtesy of Airbus Perlan Mission II · 4 min read EL CALAFATE, Argentina – Airbus Perlan Mission II, an initiative to fly a glider without an engine to the edge of space and which has a hangar based at the Minden Tahoe Airport,  this week reached a new high altitude in its second season of flight testing in El Calafate, Argentina. Pilots Jim Payne, Morgan Sandercock, … Continue reading Airbus Perlan Mission II Reaches New High Altitude In Pursuit Of World Aviation Record

National Golf Media Tours Genoa Lakes, Other Northern Nevada Courses

Courtesy of Weidinger Public Relations · 2 min read STATELINE, Nev. – The 19th annual Tahoe Reno Golf Media Tour resulted in major coverage of the region, with 49 articles published or posted and 10 radio broadcasts aired to-date reaching an audience of 30.5 million with an earned media value of $658,000. Thirty national and regional media outlets participated during the June 4-10 event, including the … Continue reading National Golf Media Tours Genoa Lakes, Other Northern Nevada Courses

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Hosts Hunter Safety Course Aug. 19

Special to the Carson Valley Times · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a hunter safety class on Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The classes will at the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, 1038 Buckeye Road, Minden, Nevada. In addition of bringing the completed work book, bring a lunch too. The Hunter Safety classes are … Continue reading Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Hosts Hunter Safety Course Aug. 19

Tahoe Goes High Tech To Fight Aquatic Invasive Weeds

Courtesy of The Tahoe Fund · 3 min read INCLINE VILLAGE Nev. — The Tahoe Fund announced Tuesday the start of an innovative pilot project to test the use of UV light to fight aquatic invasive weeds in Lake Tahoe. The UV light boat has been deployed in South Lake Tahoe, CA and has begun analyzing the effects of deep penetrating UV light on aquatic invasive … Continue reading Tahoe Goes High Tech To Fight Aquatic Invasive Weeds