Marathon Team carries Kiwanis banner |

Marathon Team carries Kiwanis banner

120 years ago

March 12, 1897

If everyone would remember that it takes two to make a quarrel, there would be more contentment in this fair world of ours and more happiness in our home circles.

100 years ago

March 9, 1917

A new roof is being placed on the Minden courthouse this week.

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80 years ago

March 12, 1937

A bill introduced and passed by the Senate raised the salaries from $600 per term to $700 per year, or $14,000 a term, which is a boost in salary of over 100 percent.

50 years ago

March 9, 1967

Five Douglas County marathon runners carried the Carson Valley Kiwanis Club' banner at the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico City.

25 years ago

March 12, 1992

The percentage of Nevada students who reported using drugs, alcohol or tobacco has declined slightly overall since 1989.


March 12, 1997

The Minden Town Board pledged $50,000 to Douglas County for repairs following the devastating New Year's flood.

10 years ago

March 11 2007

Minden Town Board members want to know if residents would be interested in paying an extra $10 a month for a private company to pick up items for recycling.

A look back at past editions of The Record-Courier by Sarah Drinkwine