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Thursday, June 30

Authorities prepare for long weekend

A man who has been contacted for illegally camping at Stateline since 2016 was taken into custody earlier this week after deputies found he’d been setting fires.

Stateline casinos post second double digit drop

With the fiscal year entering the home stretch, the Stateline was the only jurisdiction to remain down for the year compared to 2021

Nevada Supreme Court rules on election-based ballot questions

A ballot question converting Nevada’s elections into an open primary and ranked-choice general election system can go on the November ballot.

Residents around new pond seek event ban

Gardnerville Town Board members meet 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at 1407 Main St.

The June 30, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Wednesday, June 29

Fire restrictions on public lands take effect Friday

Public land agencies are implementing fire restrictions effective 12:01 a.m. Friday until further notice, due to to drying vegetation, increasing daytime temperatures and several human-caused fires.

MEFIYI's Molly Awards

The 18th Annual Molly Youth Awards honors outstanding Douglas County Student Athletes and celebrates the memory of Douglas High School Student Athlete, Molly Lahlum.

Firefighters: Leave fireworks to the pros

Professional fireworks shows are scheduled for the Fourth of July, including the return of Lights on the Lake to Stateline, one of the top-rated shows in the West.

Groundwater rights ruling hangs by single vote

A slim majority on the Nevada Supreme Court distinguished between senior and vested water rights holders in upholding the only approved groundwater management plan in the state.

Family Support Council receives $40,000 donation

Two weeks after celebrating 40 years of service, the Family Support Council received a $40,000 donation from Beverly Reality.

Gardnerville man sentenced in Halloween 2019 emergency landing

A Gardnerville man, who admitted to assault and interfering with a flight crew, was ordered to spend six months of home confinement and pay $49,079 in restitution by a federal judge on Friday.

The June 29, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Busy July 4 weekend chugs in to Carson City

It will be a busy long weekend in Carson City with the events culminating in the RSVP Fourth of July fireworks at about 9 p.m. Monday.

Tuesday, June 28

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Notice of Pre-hearing Conference

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Notice of Pre-hearing Conference

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Notice to Creditors

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Notice of Hearing

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Consumer Confidence Report

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BLM Salvage Timber Sale Notice

Crash complicates northbound Highway 395 evening commute

The crash was reported 4:40 p.m. Tuesday between Johnson Lane and Stephanie Way

Weather, supply issues delay Events Center opening

Delays push opening of Stateline events center to second quarter of 2023

Authorities on lookout for drunken boaters over Fourth weekend at Lake Tahoe

Operation Dry Water weekend, July 2-4, will see amplified recreational boater outreach, education and coordinated enforcement surrounding boating under the influence.

Snowshoe Thompson’s legacy lives on

Genoans celebrated 21 years since the dedication of John A “Snowshoe” Thompson’s statue on Saturday.

The June 28, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Monday, June 27

Towns celebrate Fourth with food and music

Busy weekend on tap for Fourth of July

Douglas Tigers football skills camp

Join Me-For-Incredible-Youth, Inc. (MEFIYI) and Douglas Tiger High School Football Program for fun and informative Football Skills Camp with instruction for boys & girls who want to enjoy, learn and improve their skills in football.

Douglas certifies 2022 primary election

Turn out in the election was 43.8 percent.

See ya later, pollinator

Pollinator Month will buzz into history 4-7 p.m. Wednesday at the Dangberg Historic Home Ranch in Minden.

The June 27, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Remembering Alpine’s last Coyan

A memorial for Gary Coyan is 3 p.m. July 2 at Turtle Rock Park just before Markleeville.

Saturday, June 25

Arts Council receives $35,000 grant

The Carson Valley Arts Council was the first Nevada recipient of a $35,000 grant from T-Mobile’s Hometown Grant on June 15.

Dayton man receives probation in sex trafficking sting

A Dayton man arrested in an underage prostitution sting last year is scheduled to be released from a 45-day jail sentence on July 8.

Beach-cleaning robot arrives at Tahoe

Beach-cleaning robot BEBOT’s goal is to make sure trash and debris doesn’t make it into the Lake.

Friday, June 24

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Notice to Creditors

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Advertisement for Bids

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Summary Annual Report

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Notice to Creditors

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Notice to Creditors

County revokes south Gardnerville map

A land division map on the former Carson Valley Garden Center south of Gardnerville was revoked by county commissioners on Thursday.

Jet skiers rescued by MS Dixie crew

Two jet skiers who were tipped into Lake Tahoe last week were rescued by MS Dixie II crew members.

Barns a link to Valley’s agricultural past

The Historic Barns of Carson Valley Tour educated and brought the community together last weekend, while showing the importance of preservation of six barns and the surrounding land.

The June 24, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Thursday, June 23

Thunderstorms in forecast for Carson Valley today

Expect thunder storms as monsoons arrive in Western Nevada

Bat with rabies bites Douglas resident

The Nevada Department of Agriculture Animal Disease Laboratory has confirmed two cases of rabies in bats in Clark and Douglas Counties.

The June 23, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Wednesday, June 22

Deadline looms for election results

Monday was the last day voters could cure signature issues with their ballots.

Genoa Cemetery Fire a hint of things to come

For the second time in just over a month, construction work sparked a wildfire in Carson Valley that threatened structures.

Highway 88 reopened after suspicious package determined to be benign

A report of a suspicious package resulted in the closure of Highway 88 through Minden Tuesday morning.

East Shore Express Shuttle returns to Tahoe highways

Public transportation, both micro and macro, is making a foray at Lake Tahoe starting this weekend.

The June 22, 2022, R-C Morning Report

The 'Ready ... Two!' wrap-up of news from in and around Carson Valley, Nev.

Mark Twain and Henry VIII round out June Chautauqua at Dangberg Historic Park

Chautauqua presentations of Mark Twain and Henry VIII are featured the final weekend in June of the 2022 Summer Festival at the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park.

Support Council thanks community with 40-year celebration

The Family Support Council celebrated 40 years at Heritage Park on Saturday

July 4 Fun Run helps fund memorial wreaths

Main Street Gardnerville’s 9th annual Freedom 5K Fun Run takes place 8-10 a.m. July 4 at Heritage Park, 1447 Courthouse Alley in Gardnerville.

Aviation Roundup seeks volunteers, vendors

The Aviation Roundup features the Blue Angels on Oct. 1-2 at Minden Tahoe Airport

Tuesday, June 21

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Liquor & Gaming License Board Application

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Summary Fiscal Report

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Notice to Creditors

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Summary Fiscal Report

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Notice to Bidders

Man denies he was driving in fatal wreck

A trial is scheduled for April 25, 2023, after Gregory Charles Bettis Sr. denied he was behind the wheel in a June 2021 fatal collision in Minden.

Barton Women’s Health announces changes

Barton Women’s Health announced new changes that will increase regional access to healthcare and improve the patient experience.

Bently Lake Tahoe estate on market for $55 million

A Lake Tahoe estate named after the originator of the Ghost Dance is the crown jewel among the properties being sold by the Bently Family.

Garage Sale

Garage Sale on 6/25

Missing 15-year-old sought

Matthew Jimenez may be in the Indian Hills or Carson City areas.

The Summer Solstice 2022 R-C Morning Report

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

Monday, June 20

R-C, Appeal sports editor Dave Price joins NIAA Hall of Fame

Dave Price represented the best of the best when pacing the sidelines while covering a high school game.

Crossing the Sierra by horse, bicycle, train and skis celebrated this month

The former V&T Train Genoa will travel next week to participate in the July 1-4 Great Western Steam Up at the Nevada State Railroad Museum in Carson City.

Teen bowler featured at June 26 fundraiser

Carson Lanes is holding a bowl-a thon fundraiser on June 26 to assist the UCSB in travel expenses for state and national tournaments for Jenessa Hernandez and three other bowlers to Michigan.

The June 20, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Sunday, June 19

County dads recognize the value of fathers

In an early Father’s Day present, county commissioners approved an amendment to County Manager Patrick Cates’ contract allowing him to live outside the county so he and his wife could take care for their elderly fathers.

Saturday, June 18

Gardnerville student aims for rodeo trip

Carson Valley Middle School eighth-grader Riley Danen earned a position on the Nevada state-provincial National Junior High rodeo team.

Family Support Council observes 40-year anniversary

Family Support Council’s “Let’s Get Support-y for 40” is noon to 4 p.m. today at Heritage Park.

Pony Express Re-ride gallops through Genoa

The Pony Express Re-ride concluded at 4:27 p.m Thursday.

Friday, June 17

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General Fund - Round Hill GID

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Advertisement for Bids

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Notice of Lien Sale

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Annual Fiscal Report

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Notice to Creditors

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Advertisement for Bids

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Notice of Modification to Existing Tariff

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Notice to Creditors

Firefighters mopping up Genoa Cemetery blaze

A 3.5-acre fire prompted voluntary evacuations around the Genoa Cemetery

Wildfire threatening Genoa Cemetery on the ropes

A wildfire burning behind the Genoa Cemetery is threatening structures

Weather rollercoaster on downswing Saturday

Cool temperatures forecast for Saturday

Update: School Board Area 7 a toss-up as mailed ballots roll in

Includes results reported as of 4:40 p.m. Friday. Results are expected to change as additional ballots are counted

County finalizes recovery fund distribution

On Thursday commissioners approved $6.99 million in expenditures mostly following County Manager Patrick Cates recommendations.

Nevada Supreme Court: Senior water rights holders must join in drought pain

Opponents, including three members of the high court, say the ruling effectively punches a hole in 155 years of Nevada water law.

Flaxen-mane sorrel from Diamond Hills sells for $6,800

“Darrow,” a flaxen-mane sorrel gelding was the top horse at the auction which raised $62,800 for 15 wild horses and one burro.

The June 17, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Thursday, June 16

Thursday morning outage may be first with blustery weather in forecast

Power outage affected 174 customers in Minden and Gardnerville.

Commissioners consider rescue plan funding

County commissioners meet 10 a.m. at the CVIC Hall today

The June 16, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Wednesday, June 15

Big crowd greets Pony Express Re-ride in Nevada's oldest town

The Pony Express Re-Ride is due at Stateline around 5 p.m. today after climbing Kingsbury

Pony Express, bicycle tour may cross paths at Tahoe today

The Journey of Hope bicycle tour should cross paths with the Pony Express Re-ride at Lake Tahoe today.

Barton Women’s Health announces changes

Barton Women’s Health announced new changes designed to increase regional access to healthcare and improve the patient experience.

The June 15, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Rice and Burgans lead Douglas primary

Lyon candidates win legislative races in preliminary results

Tuesday, June 14

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Notice of Consumer Session

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Invitation to Bid

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Notice of Hearing

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Advertisement for Bids

Midnight Update: Washoe announces results

Results for Douglas, Lyon, Washoe and Clark have yet to be reported

Historical Society Barn Tour is Saturday

Douglas County Historical Society presents a tour of the barns of Carson Valley.

New library director hits the stacks

New Douglas County Public Library Director Tim DeGhelder started work on Monday.

Trio sought in shoe thefts

Sheriff's Report

The Flag Day 2022 R-C Morning Report

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

Monday, June 13

Carson Valley Day Parade winners announced

Includes slideshow of the winners

Project Santa ‘Elf’ John Carne named citizen of the year

Minden resident John Carne was named Citizen of the Year posthumously on Saturday by the Carson Valley Active 20-30 Club.

The June 13, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Gas, construction inflation turn up in taxable sales

A big jump in gasoline and construction materials appeared in state sales tax statistics for March.

Work on Stor-All begins in Gardnerville

Work has begun on a 35,000-square-foot addition of self-storage space in Gardnerville.

Sunday, June 12

CAP Cadet earns his glider instructor certificate

Civil Air Patrol Cadet Lt Col. Ivan Altunin of the Douglas County Composite Squadron, Minden, recently earned his FAA Certificated Flight Instructor-Glider certificate.

Grace is love that pays a price

Reflections on the Word

Saturday, June 11

Tahoe unveils new branding

Set to debut in early June, an original Visit Lake Tahoe brand and associated marketing campaign will share what defines Lake Tahoe with guests from around the world.

Barton launches survey to learn Tahoe health needs

With essentially a blank slate at the former Lakeside Inn property, Barton Health has launched a community survey to gather perceptions of current healthcare services and future needs.

Carson Valley Days Parade starts at 9 a.m.

Highway 395 through Minden and Gardnerville will be closed until 11 a.m.

Friday, June 10

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Notice to Creditors

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Consumer Confidence Report - 2022

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Application for Water No. 91867

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Notice to Creditors

Man accused in fatal wreck appears in court

The man accused in the April 23 wrong-way crash that killed Fallon Montanucci pleaded no contest to three traffic infractions he’d received 10 weeks before the fatal wreck.

Carnival kicks off the start of Carson Valley Days

The Carson Valley Days Carnival opens at 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday in Lampe Park.

The June 10, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Thursday, June 9

Valley weather blowing hot and cold

A heat advisory has been issued for 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday

Early in-person voting wraps up

Polls will be open at four Douglas County community centers 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday

School’s out for summer: Now what?

School’s out and after this weekend, the Carson Valley Days Carnival and associated celebrations will be in the rearview mirror, so what are the kids going to do?

Clubs honor students for hard work

Douglas County clubs spent the last days of the school year honoring students for their work.

FISH flea markets return

Ranchos Roundup

Quilt show reveals fabric of community

More than 300 quilts were on display at the Great Outdoors Carson Valley Quilt Show on Saturday at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center in Gardnerville.

Antique tractors shake their stuff

After two years of cancellations, the Carson Valley Antique Tractor Power Show celebrated 25 years on Saturday at the Douglas County Fairgrounds in Gardnerville.

The June 9, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Wednesday, June 8

Dangberg opens summer festival with visit from Eleanor Roosevelt

​A Chautauqua of Eleanor Roosevelt and a concert by returning favorites, Old West Trio, launch the 2022 Summer Festival at the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park in June.

Two NDOT workers hospitalized after being hit by vehicle

Three Nevada Department of Transportation workers were injured Tuesday afternoon after they were hit by a vehicle on US 395 Northbound near Topsy Lane.

River Fork Ranch hosts STEM session

A Family STEM Night and Open House is 5-7 p.m. Thursday at River Fork Ranch Preserve, 381 Genoa Lane, Genoa.

Highway 395 to close for Saturday's Carson Valley Days Parade

The first Carson Valley Day took place June 11, 1910, in Minden. A parade became an annual tradition in 1946.

The June 8, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Tuesday, June 7

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Public Announcement

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Resolutions to Augment Budgets

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Notice to Creditors

Wass performing for Carson Valley Days

Gardnerville troubadour Jakota Wass will be helping to sooth the crowd on Friday night as part of the annual Carson Valley Days celebration.

Pollination is the buzz word this June

Encouraging pollinators doesn’t require keeping bees, but simply sharing the buzz.

The June 7, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Monday, June 6

California finishes Turtle Rock Park clean-up

Less than a year after the Tamarack Fire burned through Turtle Rock Park Campground, debris removal operations managed by the California Governor's Office of Emergency Services have reached completion.

First Gardnerville Art & Jazz Festival well attended

The inaugural Jazz & Art Festival saw more than 300 concert-goers listening to five bands during the day on May 22.

Art Association hosts show Carson Valley Days weekend

Carson Valley Art Association’s judged art show opens Friday at the CVIC Hall, 1502 Esmeralda Ave. in Minden.

The Lord’s Prayer

Reflections on the Word

The D-Day 2022 R-C Morning Report

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

Saturday, June 4

First class of online students graduates in person

Around two-thirds of the 21 first-ever graduates from Douglas County’s first online school received their diplomas at an in-person ceremony on Friday.

Carson Valley Medical Center gets grant for ultrasound equipment

The grant is part of a $4.2 million initiative to help rural, frontier and urban hospitals and health centers across Nevada provide better ultrasound imaging services.

ASPIRE graduates make mark on community

The ASPIRE Academy class of 2022 not only graduated on Friday but made a difference in the community during their school years.

County celebrates World War II vet’s 100th birthday

One of the letters Navy World War II veteran Bob Netzley received in honor of his 100th birthday was from Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Russell L. Smith.

Genoans seek clarification of volunteer policy

Genoans railed against applying Douglas County’s volunteer policy to Candy Dance on Wednesday.

Early voting continues in Douglas

Early voting enters its second week 10 a.m. today.

Most Beautiful Bike Ride today

After a two-year hiatus, the 29th “America’s Most Beautiful Bike Ride – Lake Tahoe” returns with more than 3,000 bicyclists from all over the country to ride around the 72-mile shoreline of Lake Tahoe.

Friday, June 3

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Application for Water

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Notice of Lien Sale

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Application for Water

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Application for Water

Douglas County spokeswoman new chief of staff

Douglas County spokeswoman Melissa Elges-Blosser has been named the county’s chief of staff, effective June 11.

Douglas, Carson sending eight to underclassmen all-star game

Eight underclassmen selected for 2022 Class 5A All-Star Game

The Northern Nevada Baseball Coaches Association will be hosting its underclassmen all-star game Monday, June 6 at 5 p.m. at Bishop Manogue High School early next week.

Battle Born FC sends academy teams to prestigious San Diego tourney

Two locally based youth soccer teams went down to San Diego over the past weekend to play in the 2022 Manchester City Cup alongside some of the best talent on the west coast.

2022 Tiger basketball camp

Douglas High is hosting its 2022 Tiger basketball camp next week from Tuesday, June 7 to Thursday, June 9.

Mobile lab keeps technicians current

Western Nevada College Tech Express Mobile Training Lab is designed to keep technicians current

Carson Valley Days schedule released

The Carson Valley Active 20-30 Club No. 85 has spent the past six months planning the 112th year of Carson Valley Days.

Wild horse adoption June 11

Up to 15 saddle-started wild horses and one halter-trained burro, will be offered for adoption at the event conducted by the Bureau of Land Management and the Nevada Department of Corrections – Silver State Industries.

‘Endurance Class’ graduates Douglas High

Douglas High School graduates urged to enjoy the moment

The June 3,2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Thursday, June 2

Gardnerville man arrested on multiple child porn charges

Daniel Phillips, 61, was arrested Wednesday on multiple charges of possessing child pornography.

CVMC CEO Prater board chair of Nevada Rural Hospital Partners

Carson Valley Medical Center Chief Executive Officer Jeff Prater was named chair of the Nevada Rural Hospital Partners board. His tenure runs through the end of 2023.

State releases videos on mental health crisis holds

The Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health videos on can be viewed at nvbh.org/involuntary-hold/

The June 2, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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

Eighth-graders tour Carson Valley Museum

To arrange a docent tour of the Carson Valley Museum & Cultural Center, contact Office Manager Brenda Hansen, 775-782-2555.

Wednesday, June 1

Family: Gardnerville Trooper Lopez a bright light

A celebration of Danny Lopez’s life is 5 p.m. Friday at Jethro’s Oven & Grill 1281 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville.

Top graduates blaze different paths

Douglas High School graduation is 5:30 p.m. Thursday Douglas Nevada Online is noon Friday and ASPIRE Academy 2 p.m. Friday

Chautauqua workshop weekend at Dangberg Historic Park

Aspiring Chautauquans are invited to attend a two-day workshop scheduled for 9 a.m. June 25-26.

The June 1, 2022, R-C Morning Report

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