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Remember When for Feb. 4

120 years ago

February 1,1895

The Virginia & Truckee Railroad contemplates building a road through this Valley into Hope Valley. Preliminary surveys have been made.

100 years ago

February 12,1915

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

February 1,1935

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

February 4,1965

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

February 1,1990

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

February 2,1995

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