Amy Roby

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A case of a mystery casing

While pruning a low-lying juniper shrub in our yard last weekend, I came across a curious pod attached to the underside of one of the branches. It measured about an inch long and had a hard shell and flaky appearance.

Endeavoring to persevere, on Mars

After nearly seven months of cruising close to 300 million miles through space, NASA’s Mars Perseverance Rover is scheduled to land on the Red Planet today at approximately 12:55 p.m.

Flying flicker arrives for winter

Though the Carson Valley’s recent wintry weather postponed the annual Eagles and Agriculture event, it hasn’t paused the local bird activity in the least.

Youth bowling league ready to roll

The Youth Scholarship League at Wink’s Silver Strike Lanes gets rolling again on Feb. 13 at 10 a.m. New and returning members are invited to sign up now at the bowling alley, 1281 Kimmerling Road, Suite 8 in the Gardnerville Ranchos.

Carson Valley Blood Drive coming Feb. 11

A Carson Valley Community Blood Drive will be 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 11 at the CVIC Hall, 1606 Esmeralda Ave., in Minden.

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