120 years ago
September 9, 1892
Jas. Stuard of Markleeville has taken up 240 acres of land between Woodfords and Fredricksburg, and intends cultivating and making it into a fine ranch. He proposes to tunnel into the hill for water and to bring a ditch from the river above Woodfords. Mr. Stuard will build a house and expects to move his family there this fall.
95 years ago
Last evening hundreds of Douglas County people gathered at the Minden depot to bid farewell to Clarence Anderson and Edward Granata, the first two of our young men to answer …