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Community centers to reopen Wednesday

Douglas County Community Services announced the reopening of the Valley Gymnasium and fitness facility in Gardnerville across from Lampe Park and at Kahle Community Center effective Wednesday. Fitness and exercise classes may resume at the...


Carson Valley Inn, Sharkey’s to reopen June 4

The Carson Valley Inn in Minden, Sharkey’s Casino in Gardnerville, Bodines Casino in Carson City), and SlotWorld Casino in Carson City are all set to reopen 6 a.m. June 4.  “We have been meticulously preparing...


East Valley drug raid results in four arrests

Four people were arrested in a Friday morning raid on an East Valley home that resulted in the seizure of nearly two ounces of methamphetamine and several tabs of LSD. The home at 1819 Helman...



The May 29, 2020, R-C Morning Report

Genoa, Nev. — The Gardnerville flower baskets are going up today to join the buckets decorating benches along Main Street, which should be pretty festive in time for graduation on June 6 and the Carson...


Driver in Lutheran Bridge wreck faces DUI charge

A Garderville Ranchos woman is scheduled to appear in East Fork Justice Court today in connection with a May 17 collision resulted in her arrest for driving under the influence near Lutheran Bridge on Centerville...



Firefighters dousing lightning-caused blazes

Firefighters are working several small blazes that were set by Friday’s lightning storm and fanned into flames by gusty winds. A fire in Bagley Valley near Silver King Creek has grown to 2.5 acres and...



Extreme fire weather forecast for today

A fire weather watch is in effect 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. today as a cold front brings gusty winds and low humidity to Western Nevada. That watch could turn into a red-flag warning for...





Lyon reports first coronavirus death

The first Lyon County death from the coronavirus was announced on Wednesday night. A woman in her 70s with an underlying condition was the fifth person to die in the four counties, according to Carson...


Third of Republicans have voted

With less than two weeks left until the mail-in primary around a third of Republican ballots have already arrived at the Douglas County Clerk-Treasurer’s Office. As of Tuesday evening, 9,854 ballots have been accepted by...


The May 28, 2020, R-C Morning Report

Genoa, Nev. — Douglas High School announced that Wyatt Kremer and Quincy Russell are the valedictorian and salutatorian for the Class of 2020 Michael Rubio and Olivia Ross-Dee are valedictorian and salutatorian among the Jump...


Douglas High sets D-Day drive-in commencement

Douglas County High School was built during the dawn of the automobile era and for graduation more than a century later Tigers will take to their vehicles for a procession through Gardnerville and Minden on...


Longtime Douglas resident to seek commission seat

Former Whittell and Carson girls basketball coach Nathan Tolbert announced his candidacy for Douglas County Board of Commissioners District 5 on Wednesday. Tolbert, a Johnson Lane resident, is a 1991 graduate of Douglas High School...


Douglas arrests suspected trailhead vehicle burglars

Two Californians were arrested on Sunday in connection with a half-dozen vehicle burglaries at trailheads around Douglas County. Newark resident Carolyn Brinkman, 33, and Harvis Berry, 35, of Elk Grove were taken into custody after...


Kangas appointed to school board seat

Carey Kangas was appointed to fill a vacant seat on the Douglas County School District Board of trustees during its regular meeting Tuesday. Kangas, who works in management for the REDCO rubber engineering and development...