120 years ago
May 18, 1894
Mr. Pratt, who has just returned from a canvass of the southern country, relative to putting in a telephone line from Carson to Wellington, has not received enough signers to make the venture a paying proposition.
100 years ago
May 15, 1914
The next issue of the record-Courier will be edited by the pupils of the Douglas High School and will be devoted to events of that worthy institution.
80 years ago
May 18, 1934
The new uniforms of the Carson Valley baseball team, worn for the first time in the game played with Smith Valley at that place last Sunday did not aid in any way and the locals trailed their opponents by a score of 9 to 11.
50 years ago
May 14, 1964
David Wallace Park, prominent Douglas County rancher, and son of Carson Valley pioneers, passed away Monday in a Reno hospital following a lengthy illness.
25 years ago
May 18, 1989
With the spectre of a legislative sales tax slash hanging over them, county commissioners are to give final approval today to a $21.7 million budget that may have to be refigured.
10 years ago
May 12, 2004
Events for the Town of Gardnerville’s 125th birthday continue with the Children’s Weekend this weekend and sale of limited edition commemorative medallions.
A look back at past editions of The Record-Courier by Caryn Haller