April 17, 2018 — It's mid-April and lawns are starting to green up. I forgot to do my fall fertilization in October and the grass really needs a boost. There are weeds, especially clover, invading thinner areas of the lawn. Weed invasion indicates a weak turf, which can result
March 13, 2018 — 120 YEARS AGO March, 11 1898 Douglas County suffered a great deal of severe unreasoned and unreasonable criticism for the failure of the Grand Jury to indict the men who lynched Adam Uber, claiming that the score of economy was no excuse. 100 YEARS AGO
February 24, 2018 — GARDNERVILLE Grandma's Gold Mine. The Douglas County Historical Society presents a classic old-style comic melodrama, "Grandma's Gold Mine" or "The Lady With the Silver Dollar Hair" Today-Sunday, Cost, $15 to $30. Carson Valley Museum & Cultural Center, 1477 US Highway 395 North, Gardnerville or 782-2555.
February 13, 2018 — GARDNERVILLE Crab & Tri-tip. The Carson Valley Sertoma Club's 9th annual All-You-Can-Eat Crab and Tri-Tip Dinner is 4-7 p.m. Saturday at the Douglas County Community and Senior Center, 1329 Waterloo Lane, Gardnerville. Cost, $45 per adult and $25 for kids under 12. Tickets and information,
January 26, 2018 — GARDNERVILLE Health Fair. Douglas County Senior Health Fair 8 a.m.- noon today at the Douglas County Community Center, 1329 Waterloo Lane, Gardnerville. Information, 783-6455. Elks Meals. Tahoe-Douglas Elks Lodge's family breakfast is 8:30-10:30 a.m. Sunday at the Lodge. Cost $7, children under 10 $4. Non-elks
January 23, 2018 — GARDNERVILLE Fishing Derby. 2018 Topaz Lodge Fishing Derby through April 15 at Topaz Lake, 1979 Highway 395 Gardnerville. Information, visitcarsonvalley.org Portrait painting. The Douglas County Historical Society is hosting a live demonstration of portrait painting by Joyce Pie 1-3 p.m. Saturday at the Carson Valley
January 23, 2018 — GARDNERVILLE Supaman. Supaman sponsored by Gemle?payes "Don't Lose Heart" live 5:30 p.m. today at the Douglas County Community and Senior Center. 1329 Waterloo Lane, Gardnerville. Free to the public. Information, Washoe Tribe Health Center, 265-8622. Elks Bingo. The Tahoe-Douglas Elks bingo today at the lodge,
December 14, 2017 — The TOCCATA Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus announces its 13th annual production of Handel’s Messiah at five different locations. The performances will be held Saturday, Dec. 16 at 3 p.m. at the Douglas County Community Center in Gardnerville, on Sunday, Dec. 17 at 3:30 p.m.
November 30, 2016 — Christmas Comedy. The Carson Valley Inn presents Sister's Christmas Catechism Comedy Show 6:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday. Tickets, $22 and available at the hotel. Information, 782-6606 or visit http://www.carsonvalleyinn.com Spaghetti Feed. ELKS Annual Spaghetti Feed and Christmas Tree Bingo Friday at the CVIC Hall, Esmeralda
June 17, 2016 — Details are needed by noon Wednesday to put local arts and entertainment information in this column. Contact Sarah Hauck at firstname.lastname@example.org, at 782-5121, ext. 27 or by fax, 782-6132. Gardnerville Buckaroos Karaoke 9 p.m.-midnight, DJ Clay 12:30 a.m. Saturday. Buckaroos offers free pool on Wednesdays.
June 15, 2016 — 120 years ago June 15, 1896 Alf Chartz states that the report that Richard Kirman left $50,000 to Judge Mack is wholly without foundation. 100 years ago June 15, 1916 Last Saturday a horse pulled over a hitching post on Main Street, jumped a fence
June 7, 2016 — 120 years ago June 8, 1896 The fires at the Carson Mint were started up Monday and the machinery set in motion. 100 years ago June 8, 1916 Ernest Scossa, a supervisor of Alpine County and one of the heavy property holders of that section,
June 3, 2016 — Details are needed by noon Wednesday to put local arts and entertainment information in this column. Contact Sarah Hauck at email@example.com, at 782-5121, ext. 27 or by fax, 782-6132. Gardnerville Buckaroos Karaoke 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Saturday. Buckaroos offers free pool on Wednesdays. Buckaroos is located
June 1, 2016 — 120 years ago May 26, 1896 Sherriff Kinney and Wm. Woodburn of Carson packed home a gunnysack of catfish from the Jones' dam last Sunday. 100 years ago May 26,1916 On Sunday, May 14, a party of friends tendered a surprise party to Henry Godecke,
May 31, 2016 — 120 years ago June 1, 1896 Miss Christina Klotz took the school census in Genoa and found 82 children of school age. 100 years ago June 2, 1916 Beginning June 1, the afternoon mail at the Gardnerville post office will leave at 4:20 instead of
May 25, 2016 — There is a reason for so many of us here on earth. We need each other. Healthy dependency is the hallmark of an abundant relationship. Reciprocity, free from an anxious need to give and receive allows for serendipitous moments. We do our best to work
May 20, 2016 — Details are needed by noon Wednesday to put local arts and entertainment information in this column. Contact Sarah Hauck at firstname.lastname@example.org, at 782-5121, ext. 27 or by fax, 782-6132. Gardnerville Buckaroos Karaoke 9 p.m.-midnight., DJ Clay 12:30 a.m. Saturday. Tahoe Blue Bloody Mary Contest with
May 16, 2016 — 120 years ago May 11,1896 The windstorm of last Friday did much damage to growing grain in the Valley, especially at Mottsville and Fredericksburg. 100 years ago May 11,1916 A fire at the ranch of Mrs. A. Radloff about a half-mile beyond the Lutheran Church
May 3, 2016 — 120 years ago May 4,1896 Ruel and Harry James, who live below Genoa, have just purchased a new tandem bike. 100 years ago May 4,1916 John Anderson, proprietor of Golden West hotel, was placed under arrest Monday afternoon for selling malt liquors on Election Day.