The R-C Morning Report for July 7
July 7, 2014
Firefighters expect to have the Minnehaha Canyon fire contained by noon today. More accurate mapping put the fire at 250 acres, according to East Fork Deputy Chief Dave Fogerson.
A 20-year-old Gardnerville man with an extensive criminal record is facing prison for a probation violation this morning in Douglas County District Court. Cahner S. Yews was convicted of possession of a controlled substance in April after he was caught with 10 percocet tablets during a traffic stop.
The temperature is supposed to get warmer today, with a chance of isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon. The high is forecast to hit 95 degrees, under mostly sunny skies with the wind out of the east at 5 mph.