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The Nov. 18 R-C Morning Report

November 18, 2019

Genoa, Nev. — In honor of flood awareness week, it might actually rain on Tuesday and Wednesday. It would be about time. I’m getting tired of hooking up the hoses to water every day and...


County commissioner’s outburst gets online traction

November 14, 2019

A Carson Valley woman, who was yelled at by Douglas County Commissioner John Engels last week, said she didn’t feel threatened, but that she did feel the outburst was unwarranted. Danna Meyer asked for an...


The Nov. 15 R-C Morning Report

November 15, 2019

Genoa, Nev. — Douglas High School drama students start their 8th annual 1-Act Play Festival 7 p.m. today at the school’s drama room. Admission to the plays tonight is $10 at the door. The matinee is...


Massive tree trucked into Heavenly Village

November 15, 2019

“Eat your heart out Rockefeller,” yells Kenny Curtzwiler, owner of Ski Bum Family Inc. as a 63-foot tree is lowered by crane into Heavenly Village. The community tree is the brainchild of Heavenly Village owner...


Two women killed in rock fall above Convict Lake

October 30, 2019

Two women were found dead Monday on Red Slate Mountain after they were overdue returning from climbing an icy narrow corridor. Jennifer Shedden, 34, of Mammoth Lakes, and Michelle Xue, 22, of Los Angeles, set...




The Nov. 14 R-C Morning Report

November 14, 2019

Genoa, Nev. — My estimate is that around 100 people participated in public comment at Wednesday night’s appeal of a slaughterhouse at Centerville. The meeting was videoed and I’m told that will go on the...



Proponent: Slaughter house only killing one day a week

November 12, 2019

A proposed meat processing plant in Carson Valley would only be killing animals one day a week, according to proponents. A spokeswoman for Karin Sinclair said that there will only be one kill day per...


Ridge Tahoe has new owner

November 12, 2019

Holiday Inn Club Vacations Inc., a national vacation ownership company, today announced Tuesday it has acquired The Ridge Resorts, the 11-acre timeshare property with direct access to Heavenly Mountain Resort. “Beyond its ideal location on...


Woman dies after going over the edge of Tioga Pass Road

November 4, 2019

A 19-year-old Stockton, Calif., woman was killed when she went 400 feet over the edge of the Mono County highway leading to the eastern entrance of Yosemite National Park. The California Highway Patrol identified Kayla...


Supreme Court hears Ranchos shooting case

November 5, 2019

Arguments over whether a Salvadoran man should have been indicted by a Washoe County grand jury for murders committed in Douglas County were heard by the Nevada Supreme Court on Tuesday. Gardnerville Ranchos residents Connie...


Chautauqua features famed Genoa figures

November 11, 2019

Chautauqua characters Snowshoe Thompson, Lillian Virgin and Anna Harris return to Genoa 5 p.m. Nov. 23 at the Genoa Town Hall. This Chautauqua event features Genoa residents of the past. Chautauquans include Steve Hale as...


The Nov. 8 R-C Morning Report

November 8, 2019

Genoa, Nev. — Douglas County commissioners voted 3-2 to introduce an ordinance approving a development agreement with Park Holdings on Thursday night. Next stop is Douglas County Planning Commission 1 p.m. Tuesday for the master...


Blind Dog hosts Fall Coffee Tasting

November 8, 2019

You are invited to a free coffee tasting at Blind Dog Coffee Roasters, 1276 Pit Road, Suite 8, in Gardnerville from 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 16, . “Don’t just sip your coffee,” says Daija...



Man seeks pardon in 2003 Gardnerville beating death

November 1, 2019

A former Gardnerville man is seeking a pardon for his conviction in a beating death that occurred in 2003. Daniel Peters was 42 years old when he admitted to a count of felony battery causing...


The Nov. 6 R-C Morning Report

November 6, 2019

Genoa, Nev. — The design of a new addition to the Highway to Heaven was approved on Tuesday when the Great Life Church received a 5-0 vote from the Gardnerville Town Board. The church is...


Lots of ways to enjoy Turkey trot

November 2, 2019

Registration is now open for the third annual Carson Valley Turkey Trot, a fun 5k walk/run on Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 28. Be at Minden Park at 7:30 a.m. Thanksgiving is all about family so all...