More than 1,000 ducks will take to the waters of Willow Creek today for the Carson Valley Duck Derby.
The Sierra Nevada Women's Active 20-30 Club of Douglas County is sponsoring this year's race previously hosted by the Carson Valley Community Food Closet.
The water levels are up, and people can expect a fun, family event," President Leslie Batistich said. "None of this would be possible without the support of Big George Ventures."
The community race begins at 1 p.m., followed by the business class race and service clubs/churches at 2 p.m.
Ducks are available for purchase until 11 a.m. …