Remember When for March 9
120 years ago
Nineteen carloads of beef cattle were shipped from Carson Valley to San Francisco markets this week.
100 years ago
Mono County’s drastic prohibition laws are being threatened seriously by the new pizen being concocted.
80 years ago
The Douglas High School basketball team who played at the University of Nevada gymnasium last Saturday lost the junior championship to Wadsworth by one point.
50 years ago
That pernicious little critter, the flu bug, turned on Douglas County this week, forcing the highest school absenteeism in more than 10 years.
25 years ago
March 9, 1991
Carson Valley’s deep, plentiful aquifer will ease the effects of a fifth year of drought, experts say.
20 years ago
March 9, 1996
A natural gas leak Friday morning resulted in the evacuation of approximately 580 Gardnerville Elementary students and occupants of the Village Motel along Highway 395.
10 years ago
A $36,000 grant will spruce up the Carson Valley Museum and Cultural Center in Gardnerville.
A look back at past editions of The Record-Courier by Aurora Sain