The March 23, 2023, R-C Morning Report

There is a bumper crop of calves in the Valley's fields this spring. Photo by Tim Berube

There is a bumper crop of calves in the Valley's fields this spring. Photo by Tim Berube

Genoa, Nev. — The Vacation Home Rental committee went back to work on Wednesday, denying two appeals of $1,000 fines and revocation of permits for the owner of two addresses on Kingsbury Grade for advertising his rentals for more than the occupancy limit of 10.

Dementia Friendly Douglas County is hosting Bingo 2-4 p.m. today at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center in Gardnerville. For more information, contact them at or 775-420-7911.

If you’re planning to go see ‘Last Round-up of th Guacamole Queens,’ the box office is open at the Copeland Center noon to 4 p.m. Friday. You can also purchase tickets at The last performance on Sunday is very much in demand.

A 1.44-magnitude earthquake was recorded at around 2:30 a.m. off Sunrise Pass Road near the Juniper Valley turnoff. Generally, those tend to be difficult to feel. The Nevada Seismology Lab indicates there have been a half-dozen similar sized quakes near there, including one on Wednesday afternoon.

A high-wind advisory is in effect on Highway 395 across Mono County, with travel not recommended for campers, trailers or trucks. The highway remains closed from Lee Vining to north of Mono Lake due to the snow. We’re coming up on a month since the highway closed at one spot or another.

We might see some snow showers before lunchtime, but the sun should come out eventually with a high temperature of 45 degrees.. The forecast calls for southwest winds 10-15 mph, gusting to 25 mph.

Kurt Hildebrand is editor of The Record-Courier. Reach him at or 775-782-5122.


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