On Burgers, Business & Horses: Carson Valley A Return To CVI Owner Mike Pegram’s Roots

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 7 min read Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared in September of 2016. MINDEN, Nev. — “Without community, you don’t have anything.” Mike Pegram let the statement sink in over the crowd assembled for the annual Critical Issues Conference, presented by the Business Council of Douglas County, at the Carson Valley Inn Thursday morning. “…And we have the greatest community in the … Continue reading On Burgers, Business & Horses: Carson Valley A Return To CVI Owner Mike Pegram’s Roots

The New Sharkey’s Casino In Gardnerville Welcomes First Guests (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Sharkey’s Casino, purchased via trustee sale in December by Carson Valley Inn owner Mike Pegram, welcomed its first guests Wednesday night since closing in November 2014. Guests at a VIP party toured the newly-remodeled building, with the new Jackpot Café and other amenities. Sharkey’s iconic dining tables remain, along with memorabilia on the walls, some of which was originally sold … Continue reading The New Sharkey’s Casino In Gardnerville Welcomes First Guests (PHOTOS)

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Dec. 11

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com Click Here To Subscribe To Our Daily E-Mail Edition: http://eepurl.com/-wOvX GARDNERVILLE, Nev., December 11, 2014 — Exciting news for downtown Gardnerville – Bill Henderson reported in his weekly blog for the Carson Valley Inn yesterday that CVI owner Mike Pegram is hoping to re-open Sharkey’s in March 2015. Pegram took control of the casino, which closed in mid-November, after no bids were … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Dec. 11

No Bids In Sharkey’s Auction, CVI Owner Mike Pegram Takes Control Of Property

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev., December 4, 2014 — A small crowd gathered in front of the Douglas County Law Enforcement & Judicial Center Thursday afternoon hoping to witness a bit of history. As it turned out, no bidders presented themselves during the trustee sale of Sharkey’s Casino in front of the courthouse. The property, which closed in mid-November, reverted to the beneficiary, Carson Valley Inn and … Continue reading No Bids In Sharkey’s Auction, CVI Owner Mike Pegram Takes Control Of Property