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Airbus Perlan II  glider begins fourth season
Airbus Perlan II glider begins fourth season

May 17, 2019

A glider designed to fly to the upper reaches of the atmosphere will leave its home base at Minden-Tahoe Airport for Argentina next month. Airbus Perlan II Chief Pilot Jim Payne, a Minden resident, briefed...


Wrecks, fire keep emergency services busy
Wrecks, fire keep emergency services busy

May 17, 2019

A two-vehicle collision at Highway 395 and Genoa Lane resulted in nonlife-threatening injuries to occupants. Reported at 7:57 a.m. Thursday, work to clear the wreckage was still underway nearly an hour later. The collision involved...


Douglas Class of ’69 announces reunion

May 17, 2019

The Douglas County High School class of 1969 will celebrate its 50-year reunion the weekend of June 7-9 in Carson Valley. A meet and greet on June 7 will be held at the Bently Heritage...



Is my secret safe?
Is my secret safe?

May 17, 2019

Two can keep a secret. But must they? One of the main expectations of the client and one of the most important duties the attorney has toward the client is that of confidentiality. To ensure...



Bentlys receive first Preserve Nevada legacy award
Bentlys receive first Preserve Nevada legacy award

May 17, 2019

The Bently Foundation and leaders Christopher and Camille Bently were named the first Legacy Award recipients at the Preserve Nevada Awards held in Tonopah recently. Bently preserved and restored the historic Farmers Bank of Minden...


Two Tigers receive Anderson scholarships

May 17, 2019

Two Douglas High students are recipients of $3,500 Joshua L. Anderson Foundation scholarships. Sloane Niccoli and Andrew Rangel were among the recipients of the award from across Northern Nevada. For 27 years, the Joshua L....


Douglas residents graduate UNR
Douglas residents graduate UNR

May 17, 2019

Nearly 50 Douglas County residents are receiving degrees from the University of Nevada, Reno, this week The last day of graduation ceremonies at the university is 8 a.m. today for graduates of the colleges of...



Man faces felony in embezzlement

May 17, 2019

A 26-year-old Carson City man faces felony charges in connection with the theft of $2,200 from his employer. Jordan J. Molina was taken into custody on an embezzlement charge after he failed to make the...


Tahoe trail alliance wins national award

May 17, 2019

An alliance building a trail along the east shore of Lake Tahoe was recognized with a national award. The Nevada Division of State Parks received the Trail Partnership Award for its key role in the...


Tahoe vodka helps fix Tahoe Creek stream profile
Tahoe vodka helps fix Tahoe Creek stream profile

May 17, 2019

In most instances of vodka and broken glass might equal something bad. But the mixture of Tahoe Blue Vodka and the Taylor Creek Visitor Center ended up repairing its popular stream profile chamber. Last year,...



The May 17 R-C Morning Report

May 17, 2019

Genoa, Nev. — I’m following up today on the power line incident that closed Foothill Road right around the same time as the altercation at the county commission meeting on Thursday evening. The road was...


Artist reception set for Sunday
Artist reception set for Sunday

May 17, 2019

East Fork Gallery is hosting an open house for artist Mark Tompkins. The reception will be held on 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Tompkins attended night classes at the Art Center College of Design...


Redevelopment debate results in fight between commissioners

May 16, 2019

Genoa, Nev. — A debate over the Stateline redevelopment area resulted in an altercation between Douglas County commissioners on Thursday evening. Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the Tahoe Transportation Center in Stateline for a heated...


Douglas senior heads to national culinary arts competition
Douglas senior heads to national culinary arts competition

May 16, 2019

Douglas High School student Diego Solis brought home the gold medal in Culinary Arts from the recent Nevada Association of SkillsUSA State Leadership and Skills Conference, held in Reno last month. Solis’ state level win...


Carson Valley honors Remarkable Women on Tuesday
Carson Valley honors Remarkable Women on Tuesday

May 16, 2019

Tickets are still available for Tuesday’s celebration of Carson Valley’s most Remarkable Women. Residents have been snapping up tickets for the event at the Carson Valley Inn in Minden. Presented by The Record-Courier, Carson Valley...


Injuries reported from Highway 395 wreck
Injuries reported from Highway 395 wreck

May 16, 2019

A two-vehicle collision at Highway 395 and Genoa Lane resulted in nonlife-threatening injuries to occupants. Reported at 7:57 a.m. Thursday, work to clear the wreckage was still underway nearly an hour later. The collision involved...