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Valley Realty & Management

It is our goal as your full service real estate company specializing in the Carson City, Dayton, and Minden - Gardnerville areas, to provide you with superior service at all times. Our local expertise and extensive real estate experience will benefit you whether you are serious about buying or selling a home at this time, or are a returning client checking out the many homeowner resources we offer.
Buying a home? We look forward to helping you select the home of your dreams by taking time to listen to your needs and desires.


3246 N Carson St # 100
Carson City, NV 89706
(775) 885-5055

The Glass Guru

Window Moisture Removal, Glass & Window Repair, Replacement Glass, Windows, Doors, Screens, Showers, Mirrors & More!!!

The Glass Guru of Carson City is owned and operated by Daniel and Julia Magrath. They are long time residents of Carson City. Daniel has spent most of his career in the construction field, specializing in the glass industry for over 20 years.


3656 Research Way #35
Carson City, NV 89706
Tel: 775-841-1101

Carson City shows its holiday best at Snowflake Festival of Lights

Being the capital city of Nevada, Carson City once again shines brighter and bucks the rest, turning the lights on Friday to not one but two Christmas trees during the kick-off of the two-day Snowflake Festival of Lights.

Perched on the State Capital steps, some 300 voices of the Carson City 5th Grade Singing Ensemble sang Christmas carols to a crowd of hundreds (if not thousands) of parents, siblings, dignitaries, retirees, state workers and locals who swelled onto Carson Street in good measure.

Dayton gets taste of revenge

DAYTON - Dylan Bloyed was the name that rolled off the tongue of nearly every Dayton Dust Devil football player this week. But by Friday, his name was buried deep under a new word.

Death Notice: Doris Jewell Robertson

Doris Jewell Robertson, 81 of Dayton, passed away on May 25, 2013. Autumn Funerals & Cremations is trusted with the arrangements, (775) 888-6800. …


Nevada State Museum Presents Lecture, 'The Chinese in Nevada'

Event Date: 
September 22, 2011 - 6:00pm

Dr. Sue Fawn Chung, the leading authority on the history of the Chinese in Nevada, presents a lecture on her new book of the same title, Thursday, September 22 at the Nevada State Museum. Dr. Chung will be available at 6:00 pm to sign her book, The Chinese in Nevada, recently published by Arcadia; the lecture will begin at 7:00 pm. The Chinese in Nevada boasts more than 200 vintage images and memories of days gone by. Professor Chung has been teaching at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, since 1975.

Death Notice: Bryan “Austin” Niemi

Bryan “Austin” Niemi, 26 of Dayton, passed away on September 6, 2013. Autumn Funerals & Cremations is trusted with the arrangements, (775) 888-6800. …


Death Notice: Catherine Marie Wofford

Catherine Marie Wofford, 42 of Dayton, passed away on July 22, 2013. Autumn Funerals & Cremations is trusted with the arrangements, (775) 888-6800. …


Carson City woman jailed for DUI drugs, felony battery after vehicle collision

A Carson City woman faces a felony charge of battery with a deadly weapon after colliding with a vehicle Saturday afternoon at Ponderosa Drive and and Koontz Lane.

Lisa Spangenthal, age not provided, was booked into Carson City Jail after being arrested at 1:47 p.m. She also faces a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence of drugs.

According to the arrest report, officers were dispatched to the incident that involved an Oldsmobile Cutlass and a 2011 Hyundai. The Hyundai had major front end damage on the passenger side.

Women to Women interviews Kellie Butterworth of the Washoe Tribal Health Center

This week's Women to Women Nevada features Kellie Butterworth, a registered dental hygienist. She works for the Washoe Tribal Health Center and has done missionary work in South America.

Women to Women will feature an interview with Sue Lowden, a candidate for Nevada lieutenant governor, on Thursday, March 27. The broadcast had been set to air on Charter TV this week.

Science class down by the river

Seventh-graders science students at Dayton Intermediate School left the confines of the classroom Friday in favor of a day at the river."It's still learning, and it's funner being outside than b...

Carson City Sheriff's Report: Man with felony fugitive warrant from California arrested

A Carson City man with a felony fugitive from justice warrant out of California was arrested in the 500 block of Bath Street Dec. 27 at 11:34 p.m.
Jonathan Roland Dionne, 24, was being held without bail from a warrant issued out of Solano County, Calif., on charges of cruelty to a child causing possibility of injury or death, driving under the influence and failure to comply with terms under probation.

Dayton couple riding royal coattails to NYC

While millions of people are expected to watch the royal nuptials of England's Prince William and his bride-to-be Kate Middleton early Friday morning, a much lesser-known Willie and Kate of Dayt...

Women to Women Nevada with Dr. Kent Gabriel

This week's guest on Women to Women Nevada with Carol Paz is with Carson City surgeon Dr. Kent Gabriel.

Dr. Gabriel's educational background began at Yale University where he graduated Summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, and was one of eleven graduating seniors elected as Scholar of the House. He was also a Visiting Scholar at Cambridge University in England.

Death Notice: Kathleen Rose

Kathleen Rose, 54 of Dayton, passed away on Jan. 25, 2013. Autumn Funerals & Cremations is trusted with the arrangements. 888-6800.Copyright 2013 -. All rights reserved. This material may not be p...

Obituary: Ellavee Muriel Phelps

Ellavee Muriel Phelps, 75, died at her home in Dayton June 28, 2009. She was born to Ella and Fred Wilson May 18, 1934, in Dallas, Texas.

More photo oddities from a six week vacation trip to Italy

This is the fourth in a series of photos of oddities that were seen on a six week vacation trip to Italy in September and October, 2011.
That trip was taken by Bob and Lorraine Scholes of Dayton and Don and Elaine Quilici of Carson City, as they traveled the length and width of Italy, plus being on the Island of Sicily and in Switzerland.

Young Business Professionals Mixer at LED Light

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Wed Jul 28 2010 .

The YBP has an exciting event approaching!

On July 27th, we are happy to have The LED Light sponsor this month’s mixer. Mary Wecker, owner of The LED Light will be giving us her insight on becoming a successful business owner. We will also be given a tour of LED Light’s beautiful new facilities. Come enjoy appetizers and a no-host bar. All your generous tips will be donated to the Dayton Valley Soccer League.

Golf Writer Contest for Golf Channel Could Land Dream Assignment, $500

Care to sample the life of a golf travel writer? Glamour, fun, laughs. GolfChannel.com and The Divine 9, a co-op of nine courses in the Carson City/Carson Valley area, are offering a $500 paid assignment for national publication and a Wild West trip to an aspiring golf correspondent.

Terribles Casino Dayton


755 U.S. Highway 50 E
Dayton, NV 89403
(775) 246-9696

Polar Express tickets aboard Carson City V&T have sold out; two options available for train enthusiasts

The 2012 Polar Express train aboard the historic V&T Railway in Carson City has sold all of its tickets, officials said. The all-ages train ride is set for 15 different dates, Nov. 23 through Dec. 23. The V&T officially sold all 10,794 of its tickets as of Thursday, said Candy Duncan, executive director of the Carson City Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Lake Tahoe named 'Best Lake in America' by USA Today readers

Lake Tahoe was named the “Best Lake in America” in a recent readers' poll by USA Today. Editors narrowed national nominations to the top 16; readers weighed in and the largest and most popular alpine lake in North America took home top honors by garnering more than 5,000 votes via Facebook and Twitter.
Go here for the story.
Lake Tahoe is recognized for its timeless beauty and an international reputation as an outdoor recreational Mecca. The combination of great outdoors, entertainment, nightlife, dining and gaming identify its unique character.

Lyon Co. exploring all options about community center

Lyon County Manager Jeff Page addressed the Dayton Regional Advisory Council on Wednesday on the issue of the Dayton Community Center.Page explained that staff and community members have discussed ...

Highway 50 crash kills 3 in Dayton

Three people have died in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 50 in Dayton, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
The crash happened about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at Six-Mile Canyon Road.

Gap In 'Digital Divide' Losing Its Grip

Carson City Library has extended its technological reach by implementing extensive technology training in Lyon County through librarian-led training and workshop offerings that will improve digital literacy skills to all potential users in the region.

Final: Dayton 20, Pershing Co. 12

Kyle Onstott adds a 3-yard run to put the Dust Devils up 20-12 in the fourth quarter.***

Women to Women Nevada with Dr. Amy Hayes features discussion on health issues, breast cancer

This week's guest on Women to Women Nevada are Dr. Amy Hayes, a Carson City area OB/GYN and Candace Stewart, author of welcome to Planet Alzheimer's. The women discuss with host Carol Paz women's health and issues concerning cancer.

Time out with Lucas Jones

SCHOOL: Dayton High YEAR: SeniorSPORT: FootballQ: What are your favorite sports and why?A: Football and motocross. Growing up all I did is race. It's super fun and exciting, but once I started foot...

Obituary: Victoria Della Santa Pradere

Victoria Pradere, Matriarch of Dayton, 89, joined the angels on Oct. 24, 2012. Victoria Maria Della Santa was born in Dayton, Nev. on June 18, 1923. She was an only child to Italian immigrants,...

Fishing report through Sept. 6

By Don Quilici
Here is the fishing report for the week of Aug. 31 through Sept. 6. The report covers rivers, streams and lakes in Nevada, Northern California, the Sierra and Southern Oregon.

Outdoors with Don Q: Escaping Carson City in the wintertime

For several years, Elaine and I have fled Carson City for a short time in the month of January or February to escape the cold, snow and ice of our area in the wintertime. This year was no exception, except, sadly, there is no snow.

We had been invited to be guests at the home of my cousin Lorraine and her husband Bob Scholes of Dayton, who spend the winter months in Indio, Calif.
If you, too, would like to temporarily escape winter in Carson City for the next couple of months, here is what we did:

Carson City to Lone Pine:

Nevadans asked to 'Never Forget' MIA/POWs at Capitol Building ceremony

Nevadans paid tribute and remembered those missing in action and prisoners of war in a ceremony Friday on the Plaza of the Nevada State Veterans Memorial.

In a ceremony officially proclaimed POW/MIA Recognition Day in Nevada by Gov. Brian Sandoval, it was noted that more than 100,000 Americans have been unaccounted for in military operations spanning from WWI to present.

Sheriffs' log Nov. 5

Carson CityThe following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All suspects are innocent until proved guilty in court:* Spencer Angil Davidson, 35, a construction worker from Dayton, was ar...

Fatal accident on Highway 50 near Dayton this morning

A 26-year-old Las Vegas woman died this morning in an accident on Occidental Circle, four miles east of Dayton, the Nevada Highway Patrol reports.

The accident happened at around 9 a.m and involved two vehicles that collided, said NHP Trooper Chuck Allen. A preliminary crash investigation has revealed that a silver 2006 Dodge Neon was traveling west on the four-lane highway when the driver, 26-year-old Wendy Ann Geddie of Las Vegas, lost control of her vehicle.

Teen arrested for allegedly stealing jewelry for prom

A Dayton teenager was arrested May 6 for felony grand larceny for allegedly walking out of a South Carson Street department store without paying for seven rings.

Dayton Valley Days offers weekend fun

Dayton Valley Days will be this weekend in historic downtown Dayton.

Women to Women Nevada with Carol Del Carlo

This week's guest on Women to Women Nevada is Carol Del Carlo, a native Nevadan active in the state Republican Party.

Women to Women Nevada is hosted by Carol Paz and televised on Charter Media every Thursday at 7 pm on Channel 3 (Reno, Sparks, Fernley, Fallon, Lake Tahoe) and 15 (in Carson City, Gardnerville, Dayton) and appears every Friday on Carson Now. The locally produced and privately owned program features Northern Nevada women who are making a difference in their communities and in the region.

Greater Nevada Credit Union Awards $15,000 in Scholarships

Fifteen students received $1,000 scholarships from Greater Nevada Credit Union for the upcoming school year. More than 64 students applied for the program, which the Credit Union has offered to local students for the past 13 years.

“It’s our pleasure to provide financial support to some of the region’s best students so they can continue their education,” said Wally Murray, President/CEO for Greater Nevada Credit Union.

Motorcyclist killed on College Parkway

A Dayton man was killed Friday when he lost control of his motorcycle in a turn on College Parkway East.Raymond Minifie, 46, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident just before 6 p.m.

Community flea market to benefit dog park

Organizers still are seeking vendors for the community flea market at 8 a.m. Aug. 22 in the parking lot of NV 50 in Mound House.The fee is $10 per vendor space, which will benefit the development of the Dayton Valley Dog Park.

Crime Log: woman transferred to Carson City jail on numerous felony allegations

Carson City Sheriff's deputies arrested the following individuals for felony allegations:

  • Charity Michael Rife, 35, a Sparks woman, was transferred to the Carson City Detention Facility from the Northern Nevada Correctional Facility on the following warrants out of Carson City: obtaining and using a false ID to avoid imprisonment; theft; burglary (two counts; uttering forged instruments (three counts); and theft from $250 - $2,500 (two counts). Bail is set at $50,000.

Community sports: Damonte Ranch wins boys, girls JV titles at Carson Invite

Damonte Ranch won both the JV boys and girls team titles at last weekend's Carson Invitational.The Damonte JV boys finished with 128.5 points - eight points ahead of Carson. Dayton was third wit...

Carson Tahoe Wound Healing Center expands, adds hyperbaric oxygen chamber

More than 8 million people in the U.S. suffer from non-healing wounds, which are often impeded by such diseases and conditions as diabetes, obesity, aging and the late effects of radiation therapy.

The newly expanded Carson Tahoe Center for Wound Healing is located on the second floor of the Carson Tahoe Specialty Medical Center at 775 Fleischmann Dr. in Carson City. The center now provides the latest advanced treatments to help these patients heal and with a faster recovery times.

Uncle surrenders in teen alcohol death

A Dayton man surrendered to Lyon County authorities Thursday afternoon in the alcohol-related death of his 14-year-old nephew. Jeffrey Alan McCarthy, 44, appeared in Walker River Justice Court w...

Death Notice: Marjorie McColl

Marjorie McColl, 86 of Dayton, passed away on February 9, 2013, Autumn Funerals & Cremations is trusted with the arrangements. 888-6800.Copyright 2013 -. All rights reserved. This material may not ...

Italian wine making on a small scale

On Saturday, Oct. 1, four of us (Bob and Lorraine Scholes of Dayton, Nev. and Elaine and I had the opportunity to visit a small vineyard called Corte de Valle in the Tuscany Region of Northern Italy.
It is one of a number of Bed & Breakfast vineyards (large and small) that are located along the Chianti Road between Siena and Florence.
We saw their small sign as we drove past, and on the spur of the moment, decided to turn around and visit there. It was a great decision.

Carson City music store hits the right notes with unique business model

Playing to the beat of your own rhythm comes from years of watching how others do it and then improvising to set a course of your own.

When it comes to making perfect pitch, where melody and harmony fit together organically, Vince Gates has turned his Carson City music store into the equivalent of a six-piece power band that customers can't seem to get enough of.

Lyon County authorities say tip about murder in Dayton unfounded after investigation

Lyon County law officers say an investigation based on a tip alleging homicide at a Dayton home has been determined to be unfounded.

After nearly two weeks of investigation, the Lyon County Sheriff's Office Detective Division has concluded that the allegation of murder taking place at a residence in the 100 block of Railroad Street in Dayton hasn't generated any evidence or a victim or a crime, said Detective Lieutenant J. L. Pattison.

Women to Women with Ann Bednarski

Ann Bednarski has spent many of her years as an educator. Now, she is a columnist for the Nevada Appeal. She is interviewed in a two-part series on Women to Women Nevada with Carol Paz.

Women to Women Nevada is televised on Charter Media every Thursday at 7 pm on Channel 3 (Reno, Sparks, Fernley, Fallon, Lake Tahoe) and 15 (in Carson City, Gardnerville, Dayton) and appears every Friday on Carson Now. The locally produced and privately owned program features Northern Nevada women who are making a difference in their communities and in the region.

Nobody Asked Us, But ... Maizie meets a cuter, younger Maizie

Serendipity ... Maizie was sitting in the Roadrunner Cafe in Dayton last Saturday when she heard someone say, "Maizie." She turned around, but saw no one she knew.

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