Rotary Club of Minden awards MEFIYI

Me for Incredible Youth (MEFIYI) thanks The Rotary Club of Minden for awarding a grant supporting its sports, education and career development teen programs. The programs mentors students, ages 12-18, helping them explore their talents and ambitions. Shout out to Jen Nalder for making this all happen.

At 90, Phillips still waiting to pass the torch on ELL program

The organization has helped more than 6,000 families

Information night to provide benefits of 4-H Club

Learning new skills should be fun and hands-on, allowing kids to roll up their sleeves and get messy. Whether it’s learning to sew or bake, raise and train animals, shooting and other sports, 4-H believes in the power of the youth and encouraging young minds to grow through experience and fun education.

Douglas Rodeo features real dogs and ponies

The Coppertown Clown will be performing at the Douglas County Rodeo on Saturday

Heritage BBQ set for Sept. 25

TheDouglas County Republican Central Committee's fourth annual Heritage BBQ is high noon Sept. 25 at the Twisting T-Bar Ranch in Gardnerville.

Tahoe Youth & Family Services works through fire

Through the smoke and ash, Tahoe Youth & Family Services Executive Director Karen Carey found herself traveling up Kingsbury Grade to retrieve important documents and items from Tahoe TYFS South Lake Tahoe office as evacuations began.

Sertoma golf tourney set for Oct. 2

Pre-registration for the Carson Valley Sertoma golf tournament is due by Sept. 25

Couple rolls out the barrel for Oktoberfest

North Valley residents Sharon and Ron Beller are putting on Oktoberfest at Minden Park noon to 4:30 p.m. Sunday.

Dangberg hosts historian McLaughlin on Saturday

Historian and author Mark McLaughlin will give a presentation relating to his forthcoming book about the history of vigilantism in the West, at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park.

Minden creamery donates ice cream to first responders

Hoch Family Creamery owner Greg Hoch donated 500-plus half-pints of ice cream that was delivered to first responders by Carson Valley Kiwanis

Gardnerville 9-year-old Little Miss Grand Supreme Winner

Kalila McConville has been crowned World’s Little Miss Tourism Grand Supreme 2022 at World Miss Tourism pageant in July in Pigeon Forge, Tenn.

Troop 33 fledges seven Eagle Scouts

During the last week of August, Troop 33 let seven scouts go from the nest to become Eagle Scouts.

Nothing lasts forever despite the best efforts

Trusts are created with a lifelong intent. However, unexpected life events such as the end of marriage can cause significant changes in personal and financial interest arrangements.