Remember When for April 27
April 27, 2016
120 years ago
A fire broke out near the 400-foot level of the standard mine in Bodie Saturday morning and at last reports, the flames were beyond control.
100 years ago
Frank Baker, devoting his attention to his mining interests, has sold his home in this city to Mrs. Belle Degrosellier.
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80 years ago
The snow depth at Blue Lakes Monday was 86 inches with a water content of 41 inches, according to the latest report on snow conditions on the Carson River watershed furnished by Norman Green.
50 years ago
A state park commission official, unveiling the state's master plan for recreation here Tuesday afternoon, placed Topaz Lake at the top of the list for development in Douglas County
25 years ago
Douglas County has the third lowest student dropout rate in Nevada, according to a report issued by the State Board of Education.
20 years ago
The outlook for the Carson River watershed is looking good, as sources are anticipating another wet spring this year.
10 years ago
A growth cap is needed in Douglas County, Brad Spires of the Sierra Nevada Association of Realtors told residents and county officials at a meeting of the Douglas County Planning Commission on Wednesday.
A look back at past editions of The Record-Courier by Aurora Sain