Man Expected to Survive Douglas County Helicopter Crash
Officials with the Douglas County Sheriff's Office say that the crash occurred in the Horseshoe Bend area just south of Gardnerville.
Pilot survives Pine Nut helicopter crash
The pilot of a helicopter that crashed this afternoon in the Pine Nut Mountains was able to seek care on his own.
Douglas Co. officials respond to active fire near Kingsbury Grade
East Fork Fire and Paramedic District and the Douglas County Sheriff's Office are currently responding to a wild land fire on Kingsbury Grade .
Marine Corps veteran sworn in as deputy
Steven Kimbrell was sworn in on Monday in a ceremony held at the Douglas County Sheriff's Office Valley Station, in Minden, according to Sheriff Ron Pierini.
Always Lost' memorial exhibit at Minden Inn
A Douglas County landmark is displaying Western Nevada College's contribution to the scars of war, "Always Lost: A Meditation on War."
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Hundreds of backpacks collected for area students
Shown from the left is Lt. Mark Cyr; Matt Carboni, Salvation Army youth pastor; and Peggy Sweetland, special projects coordinator with the Carson City School District.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Arson Suspected in Gardnerville Ranchos Fires
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is looking for the people involved in several suspected arson fires over the weekend.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Western Nevada College "Always Lost" Exhibition on War at the Marin Library in Marin, Calif.
A Douglas County landmark is preparing to display Western Nevada College's contribution to the scars of war, "Always Lost: A Meditation on War."
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Explorers compete in Orange County event
From left, John Chambers-Stanley, Spencer Flanders, Taylee Pickering, Chelsea Osborn, Makayla Raub, Fallon Montanucci, Maverick Duffy, Erik Jacobson, The Douglas County Sheriff's Explorer POST No.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Man gets probation in solar panel thefts
A Washoe Valley man, who admitted taking solar panels from three Douglas County locations, said he'd turned his life around after finding religion.
The R-C Morning Report for Aug. 21
Consolidation of the county's three Lake Tahoe water systems along with their new rates are before Douglas County commissioners' at their regular meeting today.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Tahoe Daily Tribune
Nevada jobless rate flat in July
Nevada's unemployment rate was flat in July, remaining at 7.7 percent. But officials pointed out that is 2.2 percent lower than July a year ago.
Minden residents voice concerns over flood cleanup efforts
After three floods in one month, Johnson Lane area residents in Minden have been left cleaning up mud and debris left on properties, city streets and public drainage systems.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Minden starts search for new town board member
The search has begun for a new Minden Town Board member to replace Steve Thaler, who becomes a Douglas County commissioner on Jan. 1, 2015.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Reno man victim in fatal Pine Nut accident
A Reno man was identified Monday as the pedestrian killed Aug. 10 on Highway 395 after he was struck by a pickup, and then two Sheriff's patrol cars.
Mark Sexton Band at Dangberg
The Mark Sexton Band will headline a concert opened by local singer Vanessa Littrell at the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park on Sunday.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Douglas jobless numbers down in July
Unemployment dropped to 8 percent in Douglas County during July, down from 10 percent at the beginning of the year.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
University of Nevada freshmen start boot camp on Sunday
While Douglas County's public school students start school on Monday, 350 incoming freshmen at the University of Nevada, Reno, will be starting a five-day boot camp on Sunday.
It's the water: Genoa well wins water award
Water from Douglas County Utilities's Genoa well was pronounced the best tasting in Nevada by the 2014 Nevada Rural Water Association Training and Technical Conference at the Grand Sierra Resort in Reno.
A car crosses flood waters on July 20.
The Douglas County Emergency Reverse 911 system is back up and running, and the however the National Weather Service issues appropriate warnings from their radar system and the Emergency Broadcast System.