Reach For the Sky: Douglas Grad Krysta Palmer Aims For 2020 Olympics

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com • 10 min read Lights. Two of them, shining brightly. They obscured everything but shadowy figures in the back of an NBC television trailer, parked outside the Indiana University Natatorium in Indianapolis. “Once you’re in that moment, I don’t know, it’s hard to describe the feeling,” said Douglas High graduate and Carson Valley native Krysta Palmer, 24. “It’s the chair I’m sitting in, two … Continue reading Reach For the Sky: Douglas Grad Krysta Palmer Aims For 2020 Olympics

Nevada Wolf Pack Football Practices at Douglas High School (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — “Hey, this is nice,” University of Nevada football coach Brian Polian said, looking around his surroundings at Keith “Duke” Roman Field in the Big George Sports Complex at Douglas High school Saturday. “What a beautiful setting.” Polian took questions from spectators and spoke briefly about the 2015 Wolf Pack football team prior to his squad taking the field at Douglas … Continue reading Nevada Wolf Pack Football Practices at Douglas High School (PHOTOS)

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Feb. 25

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com Click Here To Subscribe To Our Daily E-Mail Edition: http://eepurl.com/-wOvX GARDNERVILLE, Nev., February 25, 2015 – It was a tough afternoon for baseball in Northern Nevada in general as Western Nevada College announced it would discontinue its baseball and softball programs after the 2016 season Tuesday. Several hours later, the University of Nevada was dealt its first loss of the young … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Feb. 25

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Oct. 30

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com The Minden branch of the Douglas County Public Library will host a community sing-along as part of the #NevadaSings initiative scheduled for 10 a.m. this morning (they’re asking everyone to show up at 9:45 a.m.). The goal, as they join others from across the state of Nevada, is to break a record for most people in an American state to sing … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Oct. 30

Living the Dream

Editor’s Note: One of the foundational principles of CVT is to find captivating stories and tell them in a captivating manner. This means sometimes breaking the traditional mold, getting out of our element and trying our hardest to find different focuses, platforms and angles than we would conventionally use. The story of Douglas High graduate Dusty Fisher is indeed captivating. After receiving limited recruiting interest … Continue reading Living the Dream