The Nov. 2, 2021, R-C Morning Report

The Dare to be a Cowboy donkey was at Trick or Treat Safety Street on Sunday.

The Dare to be a Cowboy donkey was at Trick or Treat Safety Street on Sunday.


Genoa, Nev. — Monday was a rough morning on the roads with a 14-year-old student hit walking to school near Highway 88 and County Road around 7 a.m. The student was conscious and breathing when medics arrived and was taken for treatment.

A wrong-way driver was southbound in the northbound lanes until he pulled into Silver City RV Park where a woman pulled his keys. He might have had a medical episode. The first report came in around 8:30 a.m.

A report of a man hitting parked cars on Tillman Lane and being chased by witnesses resulted in a manhunt in the Gardnerville Ranchos on Monday evening. The call came in at 4:30 p.m. The Sheriff’s Office got a positive identity of the driver, and they have his car.

A storage unit project for the corner of Pinenut Road and Pinenut Court, where Pine Nut used to connect to Highway 395, goes before the Gardnerville Town Board 4:30 p.m. today. Board members meet in their offices, 1407 Main St.

New Carson Valley real estate office Keller Williams Group One is conducting a food drive this month for the Carson Valley Community Food Closet at their office at 1665 Highway 395 in Minden through Nov. 17. You can find out more by calling 775-686-0682.

Leadership 4 Teens is conducting a virtual workshop on college planning 5-6 p.m. today for freshmen and sophomores and 6-7 p.m. for juniors and seniors. Douglas High School graduate and Boise State University Admissions Counselor Savannah Allmett is the gues instructor. Sign up at or email

It sprinkled a bit in Gardnerville around 5 p.m., but that was most of the precipitation on Monday. Today expect mostly cloudy skies clearing this afternoon with a high temperature of 64 degrees. The wind, such as it is, will be out of the northwest around 5 mph.

Kurt Hildebrand is editor of The Record-Courier. Reach him at


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