Home Prices In Carson Valley Bump Up To Decade-Long High

·Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. – The Real estate market in Carson Valley continued to trend upward over the course of the last quarter, reaching heights that haven’t been seen in the community for a decade or more. According to numbers released by the Douglas County Assessor’s Office, the 280 homes sold in Carson Valley between April 1 and June 30 was the … Continue reading Home Prices In Carson Valley Bump Up To Decade-Long High

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

A Bond Of Service & Sacrifice: East Fork Fire Bears The Memory Of 9/11

Editor’s Note: This story was first published on Sept. 11, 2015 by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com MINDEN, Nev. — East Fork Fire Protection District Deputy Chief Dave Fogerson pauses a moment, reflecting on the events of Sept. 11, 2001 – when 19 militants associated with al-Qaeda hijacked four airliners and carried out suicide attacks against targets on United States soil. “The thing that still speaks the most … Continue reading A Bond Of Service & Sacrifice: East Fork Fire Bears The Memory Of 9/11

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?

It Takes A Village: Project School Days Equips Students For Success

by Sheila Gardner, Special to the Carson Valley Times Editor’s Note: Born out of a discussion with Douglas County School District Administrators about how to highlight those making a positive impact on the education of children within the community, we’re setting out on a  journey to introduce you to the people who quietly make a difference every day in our school system. We’ll gladly accept nominees … Continue reading It Takes A Village: Project School Days Equips Students For Success