Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Asks Target Shooters To Take Extra Care To Prevent Wildfires

Courtesy of the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest SPARKS, Nev. – With summer here and more people heading outdoors to enjoy the season, the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest would like to remind visitors and residents in communities adjacent to the Forest to be extra cautious while engaging in activities that could start a wildfire. Weather conditions have been changing in the past couple of weeks with consistently higher … Continue reading Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Asks Target Shooters To Take Extra Care To Prevent Wildfires

Ag Aviation Academy Items, Photos & Stories Sought For Museum Collection

Staff Reports Editor’s Note: In September 2015, we ran a Letter to the Editor from Peter Youngblood, who had lived in Carson Valley for a brief period of time in the 1960s. He was a student, and later an instructor at the Agricultural Aviation Academy. The following article is in follow-up to the response to that letter. GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Following a September Letter To The … Continue reading Ag Aviation Academy Items, Photos & Stories Sought For Museum Collection

Seeking Old Friends From 1960s Gardnerville Adventures At The Golden Bubble, The Adaven Hotel & Agricultural Aviation Academy

Editor’s Note: From the inception of the Carson Valley Times in July 2013, our aim has been to provide a venue for unique, sometimes non-linear and usually unorthodox storytelling. We enjoy the luxury of being able to tell broader stories in bits and pieces over time, layering over previously published stories as we obtain more information with the onset of time. We take a special kind … Continue reading Seeking Old Friends From 1960s Gardnerville Adventures At The Golden Bubble, The Adaven Hotel & Agricultural Aviation Academy

Overproducing Garden? Have You Considered The Carson Valley Community Food Closet?

Editor’s Note: This story was published in September of 2015. The statistics may have changed in the time since, but the idea of the community bringing its produce to the Food Closet remains the same. by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com • 6 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — For you gardeners out there,  perhaps you’ve run into this scenario before: You work all spring cultivating the soil, preparing seedlings and timing your … Continue reading Overproducing Garden? Have You Considered The Carson Valley Community Food Closet?

Annual Carson Valley Days Walk, Jog, Run 5K Set For June 13

Courtesy of the Partnership of Community Resources  Walk, Jog, or Run with friends, strollers, and pets! The Annual Carson Valley Days Walk Jog Run is one of the best 5K races in the area. The route takes you to a tour of downtown Gardnerville and downtown Minden as residents cheer you on the sidewalks. A cool morning and a beautiful mountain range in the backdrop … Continue reading Annual Carson Valley Days Walk, Jog, Run 5K Set For June 13

Don Q’s Fishing Report For Northern Nevada & Beyond: April 29

by Don Quilici, Special to the Carson Valley Times    Fishing Report As of April 29 ANGEL LAKE, ELKO COUNTY, NEV: The Nevada Department of Wildlife (www.ndow.org) reports: The road is closed to the lake and there will be no fishing reports for Angel Lake until late May of 2015. BISHOP CREEK AREA, CALIF: Rick and Patti Apted – Lake Sabrina Boat Landing (760-873-7425) (www.lakesabrinaboatlanding.com) … Continue reading Don Q’s Fishing Report For Northern Nevada & Beyond: April 29