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.
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.
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.
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.