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Jobs for Nevada Graduates students exceed national graduation and employment standards

Despite the coronavirus outbreak causing school closures and record-high unemployment rates in Nevada, Jobs for Nevada Graduates exceeded national standards across five categories in 2020.

Tahoe Symphony comes to Gardnerville

The Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus will continue their 2021 Tahoe Summer MusicFest with the Romantix: Beethoven Symphony No. 1 and Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2 with guest artist pianist Nada on 7 p.m. Aug. 3 at Carson Valley United Methodist Church, 1375 Centerville Lane, in Gardnerville.

Couple faces felonies in $10,000 credit card fraud

A Sunridge couple is facing multiple burglary and fraudulent credit card charges after they allegedly ran up more than $10,000 on a card belonging to a former roommate.

Man accused of cashing stolen checks faces a dozen years

A California man who altered checks he stole from a Gardnerville cluster box faces up to 12 years in prison after he admitted to three counts of uttering a forged instrument.

Trial calendar already stacking up for 2022

An April 2022 trial date was set for a man who is denying charges he transported more than 6 ounces of methamphetamine allegedly found inside the door of his pickup truck on May 20.

Mask mandate returns on Friday

Douglas County school officials are scrambling to revise their plan to open schools on Aug. 9 after Tuesday’s directive by the governor requiring masks for anyone in a public building.

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Thursday-Saturday July 29-31

Still work to do on the Tamarack Fire

Price tag for fighting the Tamarack Fire has risen to $21.6 million

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Family’s loss extended over 15 miles in five days

The Tamarack Fire, after claiming a family’s camper trailer and vehicle in Woodfords, burned another five days and 15 miles to destroy what the Addeo-Johansen clan hoped would be their new home north of Holbrook Junction.

Agricultural Heritage Day coming Aug. 7

The Douglas County Historical Society hosts Agricultural Heritage Day at the Carson Valley Museum & Cultural Center on 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 7.

34 years apart, Acorn and Tamarack fires share controversy over management

Thursday marked the anniversary of the controversial Acorn Fire that claimed two-dozen homes

Tahoe clarity worsening over summers

As scorching heat waves bombard the Western U.S. and Lake Tahoe breaks records of its own, climate change impacts are being felt throughout the watershed.

Clark County sheriff could save Nevada GOP

Nevada risks permanent one-party rule resulting from population shifts and Democrats now being in control of the redistricting process following the 2020 census.

July 29, 2021, Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor published in the July 29, 2021, edition of The Record-Courier

Fire can be a useful tool

The opinion of The Record-Courier

The July 29, 2021, R-C Morning Report

A wrap-up of news from in and around Carson Valley