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County commissioners are meeting today to start winnowing down the number of manager candidates they have to interview next week. It sounded like each commissioner... [Read More]
A wreck snarled the intersection of highways 88 and 395, resulting in at least one reported injury. The T-bone type collision closed Highway 88 at... [Read More]
The Zephyr Cove Ski Club has announced signup dates for the 2018-19 snow season.Skiers and snowboarders may register from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday and... [Read More]
A quick response limited damage done in an Indian Hills structure fire to a workshop on Wednesday evening.East Fork firefighters were dispatched to Vista Park... [Read More]
The annual Drive-by Food Drive is underway at the Carson Valley Inn in Minden. Donations can be dropped off for the Carson Valley Food Closet... [Read More]
The Volvo Ocean Race is hailed as the toughest team competition in sport — and for good reason. Teams competing in the 2017-2018 race started... [Read More]
"Why oh, why doesn't anybody choose me? I've been living in the animal shelter for more than 10 months watching other dogs and cats come... [Read More]
One of the leaders of the panel that rejected all county manager candidates has withdrawn his application for the job saying he was pleasantly surprised... [Read More]
Park Cattle is seeking to build 187 homes southwest of the intersection of Muller Lane and Highway 395.The project would be located on 112 acres... [Read More]
County commissioners get an early start today meeting at 9 a.m. at the historic Douglas County Courthouse in Minden. The biggest item on the agenda... [Read More]
A Gardnerville family was displaced Wednesday after the trailer they were living in sustained serious damage. Units from the East Fork Fire Protection District and Douglas... [Read More]
I like "Delicata" winter squash. With my most recent purchase, I wondered if I saved seeds, would they produce true "Delicata" squash next fall or... [Read More]
Gardnerville Elementary School is one of 40 schools across four Nevada counties to receive a $200,000 grant award to support growing new gardens on campus,... [Read More]
Douglas County's taxable sales increased 4.6 percent in September compared to 2017.In Tuesday's report, total sales for Douglas were $71.2 million. While far from the... [Read More]
The Douglas County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for appointment to the following volunteer advisory boards: 911 Surcharge Advisory CommitteeAirport Advisory Committee (one for... [Read More]
Applications closed Monday for the second effort to hire a Douglas County manager.County Human Resources Director Wendy Lang reported 42 applicants, of whom 40 have... [Read More]
Volunteers who can help wrap and sort gifts for Douglas County children in need can come to the fairgrounds from Sunday through Dec. 12 between... [Read More]
They're cutting the ribbon to celebrate the renaming of Brookdale Senior Living to The Chateau at Gardnerville 3-5 p.m. today. Refreshments will be served.  ... [Read More]
A 3.27 magnitude earthquake was reported at 7:14 a.m. this morning in northeast Douglas County. No damage has been reported. Here's the University of Nevada's... [Read More]
In 2013, the county couldn't sell a defunct gas station at auction, so it turned the property over to the town of Gardnerville.Five years later,... [Read More]