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Remember When for June 15

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 and dashed down the street with part of the post dragging.

80 years ago

June 15, 1936

After he had broken all the windows in the front end of the Nevada Club building at Stateline early Sunday morning, a minor and a resident of Sacramento, was arrested and brought to the county jail in Minden.

50 years ago

June 15, 1966

Five thousand people greeted by the best weather of the year jammed Minden and Gardnerville Saturday and Sunday for the 56th annual celebration of the Carson Valley Days.

25 years ago

June 15, 1991

Investigators continued their search this morning into the disappearance of an 11-year-old Tahoe Paradise girl who was kidnapped Monday morning.


June 15, 1996

The contractors working on the new Minden Elementary School were given a second chance extension, allowing them until Wednesday to remedy the schools problematic water line.

10 years ago

June 15, 2006

A 20-year-old Minden man was sentenced Tuesday to 10 years in Nevada State Prison for his part in a dozen burglaries of homes and vehicles in the Johnson Lane area.

A look back at past editions of The Record-Courier by Aurora Sain