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Mike Beam talks to co-workers during his retirement party on Thursday.
On Mike Beam's first day with the Douglas County Sheriff's Office in 1983, he was assigned to then Deputy Paul Gilbert.
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Miki Trujillo is principal at ASPIRE High School.
ASPIRE Academy High School won't have to go far to move into its new home starting in the fall.
4 hrs ago
Minden looks for solutions to speeders
Thwarted in an initial attempt to install stop signs on Wildrose Drive, neighbors on the busy Minden residential street say they'll welcome radar signs recording motorists' speeds.
4 hrs ago
Bently collection to benefit foundation
Don Bently tours the Bently Biofuels Outpost on Buckeye Road in Minden in October 2008 for the store's opening.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
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Nevada man gets 6 months for killing dog that bit him
A Gardnerville man who admitted shooting dozens of bullets and killing a dog that bit him has been sentenced to six months in jail.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
The R-C Morning Report for March 11
There was a 2.4 magnitude earthquake this morning in the Pine Nuts north of Jack Wright Pass at 6:47 a.m. today.
Rep. Amodei to Hold Veterans' Town Hall in Minden
Congressman Mark Amodei will hold a veterans' town hall meeting in Minden on Thursday, March 20, from 10:00 a.m. to noon, in the Old Historic Courthouse, 1616 8th Street.
NHP: cattle truck driver ran red light
The Nevada Highway Patrol says the driver of a cattle truck was cited for running a red light after a crash in Minden that killed 25 cows.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Highway 88 closed after cattle truck accident
A cow inside a cattle truck that tipped over and knocked power out to more than 2,300 people on Tuesday afternoon at Highway 88 and Mottsville Lane.
Sparks Assemblyman Ira Hansen chooses to go to trial over trapping citations
The feud between Assemblyman Ira Hansen, R-Sparks, and the Nevada Department of Wildlife - alive for more than three decades - will return to the political landscape on May 27. That's the tentative date when the assemblyman - who represents much of rural Nevada - will go on trial in Churchill County for placing snare traps to catch bobcats too ... (more)
First week of filing ends quietly
More than 40 people are seeking political office in Douglas County, but only two races developed in the first week of filing.
Kingsbury Grade work to start May 1
Safety improvements at the intersection of Tramway and Kingsbury Grade are among the projects set to begin on May 1. Work on Kingsbury Grade is scheduled to begin May 1 under a plan approved by the Nevada Department of Transportation Board of Directors this morning.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Airport east side aviation center foundation gets tax exempt status
Eissmann-Pence Architecture/Special to The R-C A rendering of the aviation center proposed for the east side of the Minden-Tahoe Airport.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Argument preceded Nevada man's death
MINDEN, Nev. -- According to court documents, a Zephyr Cove woman argued with her husband over a trip she wanted to take to Southern California to visit her daughter before he was shot and killed.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The R-C Morning Report for March 5
Gardnerville Town Board members approved seeking a $550,000 grant from the Nevada Department of Transportation for drainage and sidewalk improvements to the S-curve to make is safer.
Vigil held for puppies in rabies case
Rob Leonard of Gardnerville and Marc Reyes of Minden with signs in front of the Nevada Legislature in Carson City on Wednesday evening.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Final potentially-rabid puppy found
Carson City Health and Human Service authorities say they have found the last potentially rabid puppy.
Shalene Hillbrick died Monday following a 3-year battle with cancer.
Minden resident Shalene Hillbrick died Monday following a three-year battle with cancer.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Storm dropped up to 3 feet of snow at Lake Tahoe ski resorts; this week's storms not as strong
A storm that moved through the area last week dropped up to 3 feet of snow at the highest elevations of the Sierra and 6 inches to 8 inches around Lake Tahoe, the National Weather Service reported.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Snow melts around the Gardnerville sign this morning.
About 2 inches of heavy wet snow fell in Gardnerville and Minden this morning, turning highways to slush for about an hour this morning.