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Mulligan Stew Golf Tournament Saturday

Staff Reports

The Mulligan Stew Golf Tournament is Saturday at the Carson Valley Golf Course.

Presented by the Carson Valley Men’s Golf Club, the tournament benefits the Carson Valley Food Closet. An 8:30 a.m. shotgun start is set for the four-person scramble.

The cost is $50 per player, which includes golf, cart, lunch and a $10 donation to the Food Closet. Players may donate $5 for a mulligan and raffle tickets are available with three food items.

Visit or call 265-3181 for information.

Musselman to appear at Jethro’s

University of Nevada basketball coach Eric Musselman will be the featured guest speaker for the sixth annual Jethro’s Charity King Crab Feed & Steak Cookout on Friday.

This year’s event proceeds will benefit local organizations MEFIYI, Dias Con Cristo Retreat Organization, Welcome All Veterans Everywhere and CC Meneley Elementary School ball fields.

The event will include a raffle, silent and live auction items.

Call Rhonda Moore 775-230-2135 for sponsorship or information.

Carson Valley Fastpitch election scheduled

Carson Valley Fastpitch will hold board elections on Oct. 5 at the Douglas County Community Center. The meeting starts at 6 p.m.

Anyone interested in filling a board position must submit a letter of intent, postmarked by Sept. 10, to the following address: Carson Valley Fastpitch, P.O. Box 2142, Minden, NV 89423. Letters may also be emailed to by no later than Sept. 13.

Office candidates will be contacted to schedule an interview for the Oct. 5 meeting. Attendance at this meeting will be mandatory.

Elks Soccer Shoot on Aug. 29

The annual Elks Soccer Shoot Competition is Aug. 29 at Lampe Park.

The contest is open to all boys and girls in the following divisions — 7 and under, 8 and 9, 10 and 11, and 12-13. You don’t need to be an AYSO player to participate.

Contact 265-1723 for more information.

Youth sports officials needed

The Douglas County Parks and Recreation Department needs youth flag football and basketball officials.

Officials need to be 16 years or older and available to work evenings and weekends. Previous experience is preferred but not necessary.

Training for youth flag football officials starts in August. Officials can earn $15-25 per game.

Call Mark Waggoner at 775-741-1594 or the recreation department at 782-5500 for information.

Kiwanis Golf event Sept. 19

The second annual Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Golf Tournament is Sept. 19 at Empire Ranch Golf Course in Carson City.

The cost is $75, and there are six divisions. The senior division is open to golfers 55 and over.

There is a long drive in each division and closest to the hole. There will be putting tape and mulligans for sale.

Contact Robey Willis at for more information.

Hunter safety class to be held Aug. 22

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is hosting its annual fall hunter safety class on Aug. 22 in Minden.

Instruction will be conducted from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, 1038 Buckeye Road. The cost is $5. The Carson Valley Chukar Club will pay for students under 18.

Persons who successfully complete the course will receive a certificate that is valid to purchase a hunting license anywhere in the U.S. and Canada. The course will cover such topics as wilderness survival, gun safety, archery, wildlife habitat and conservation, as well as hunting regulations.

The class is limited to 35 students and preregistration is required. Participants need to bring their lunch.

Completion of a work book prior to the class is mandatory. The work book can be obtained at the sheriff’s office or purchased online.