Remember When for Feb. 4
120 years ago
The Virginia & Truckee Railroad contemplates building a road through this Valley into Hope Valley. Preliminary surveys have been made.
100 years ago
After a storm period lasting for three days, during which time it rained and snowed, this section is now blanketed beneath the heaviest fall of snow recorded this winter.
80 years ago
It has been quite some years since the runoff of the East or West fork of the Carson river reached proportions of flood conditions.
50 years ago
Two important committees were formed and a meeting date set at the first formal session of the Carson Valley Library Committee, at the Courthouse in Minden.
25 years ago
Nearly 800 relatives, friends and fellow students gathered in the Douglas High School gym to bid farewell to Stacy Christine Rogers, who died Thursday night from injuries she sustained in a car accident, Dec. 30.
20 years ago
Douglas High School students who fail to behave while off-campus during lunch could find themselves restricted to the school.
10 years ago
February 2, 2005
It won’t do speeders any good to watch out for Douglas County’s black-and-whites now that the sheriff’s office has added an unmarked vehicle to aid in traffic enforcement.
A look back at past editions of The Record-Courier by Sarah Hauck