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Program sponsored by Greater Nevada Credit Union encourages safe driving

September 22, 2017 — Western Nevada College is teaming up with Greater Nevada Credit Union (GNCU) to present Greater Driving in Northern Nevada. The program is designed to promote safe driving among new drivers. Students will not only learn the basic rules of the road, they will learn about […]

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Michael Hohl in Carson City collecting donations of pet food

September 22, 2017 — During October, Michael Hohl Motor Company will be holding a pet food drive to fill a pickup for the national nonprofit Pets of the Homeless. Last year the public, employees and customers filled the new Chevy pickup on the showroom floor with over 1,200 pounds […]

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Carson City Leisure Hour Club makes donation to Muscle Powered

September 22, 2017 — The Carson City Leisure Hour Club recognized Muscle Powered as an organization committed to enhancing the Carson City environs and the quality of life for its citizens. Accepting the $500 donation was Randy Gaa, secretary of Muscle Powered. The recognition was based on nominations submitted […]

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Western Nevada College Soccer Club to share turf with Reno 1868 FC

September 22, 2017 — Two soccer teams founded at nearly the same time will square off in a friendly exhibition match. Western Nevada College's Soccer Club will have the opportunity to play professional team Reno 1868 FC at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Greater Nevada Field in Reno. Reno […]

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Nonprofit seeking information about working women of World War II

September 22, 2017 — The American Rosie the Riveter Association is trying to locate women who worked on the home front during World War II. Thousands of women worked to support the war effort as riveters, welders, electricians, inspectors in plants, sewing clothing and parachutes for the military, ordnance […]

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Vendors sought for annual Christmas craft fair in Carson City

September 22, 2017 — Vendors are sought for the annual Christmas Craft Faire planned for Dec. 1-3 at the Carson Colony Gym, 2900 S. Carson St., Carson City. All Native Americans and non-Native Americans are welcome. For information and to apply to be a vendor, call Ada Johnson at […]

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Youth hunting season opens Saturday in Nevada

September 22, 2017 — It's a good weekend to be a young hunter in Nevada with youth hunts for upland game opening statewide and a migratory bird youth hunt opening in the Northwest Zone. A youth-only waterfowl season is scheduled for Saturday in the Northwest Zone. The Northwest Zone […]

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Reno Comic Con Sept. 23-24 to feature Western Nevada College instructor

September 21, 2017 — On weekdays, Daryl Frazetti is a mathematics instructor who helps students learn more about polynomials, equations and graphing in his algebra classes at Western Nevada College. But on weekends this fall, Frazetti will deviate into his alter ego and share his longtime interest in superheroes, […]

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Open house, dog parks discussion slated at Carson City Wungnema House

September 21, 2017 — The Foundation for Carson City Parks & Recreation (FCCPR), is hosting an Open House at the Wungnema House located in Mills Park, from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 24, 2017. Besides being a chance to learn about this historic building, this will […]

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SENIOR MENU

September 21, 2017 — William N. Pennington Life Center (Churchill County Senior Center) 952 S. Maine St. Fallon, NV 89406 775-423-7096 Monday-Friday Monday: Fried chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, coleslaw, biscuits, tossed salad and cinnamon pears Tuesday: Meatloaf, mashed potatoes, steamed spinach, lettuce and tomato salad, wheat bread and Chantilly […]

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Achievements

September 21, 2017 — Colton Oney of Fallon receives University of Nebraska-Lincoln degree LINCOLN, Neb. — Colton Ray Oney of Fallon was among 684 graduates who received degrees from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln during the summer commencement ceremony Aug. 12 at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Oney earned a master of […]

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CCHS grad earns scholarship

September 21, 2017 — Churchill County High School graduate Joseph Hill has been awarded a $2,000 Law Enforcement Education Program Dream Scholarship. He is among 27 top students who will receive the award to encourage their pursuit of law enforcement/public safety careers by the program's professional public safety officers. […]

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Bible study for men, women & couples held Monday evenings in Minden

September 21, 2017 — Community Bible Study (CBS) Evening Co-ed class is open for new and returning participants with small groups for women, men and couples. The weekly study runs from 6:55 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays at LifePoint Church in Minden. Childcare is available. The church is at 1095 […]

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WNC’s Accelerated Mechatronic Systems certification to start Oct. 2

September 20, 2017 — Technicians already working in Nevada's high-tech manufacturing and distribution industries can take their skills and knowledge to the next level with a training program only offered at Western Nevada College. WNC will prepare a small group to earn their internationally recognized Siemens Mechatronic Systems Assistant […]

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Nevada Public Lands Day to grant free admission to state parks on Sept. 30

September 20, 2017 — Nevada residents and visitors are invited to celebrate Nevada Public Lands Day on Sept. 30, with a fee-free day at Nevada's State Parks. Park fees, including entrance, camping (Saturday night), and boating, where applicable, will be waived at state parks throughout Nevada. Nevada Public Lands […]

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New garden instated at Carson Tahoe Cancer Center

September 20, 2017 — Carson Tahoe Health is unveiling its new Foothill Garden, developed in partnership with The Greenhouse Project. Hoop House Hoopla, an event from 11 a.m. to noon Sept. 26, invites the public to explore the 960-square-foot hoop house and enjoy garden-inspired refreshments. The garden is located […]

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Carson Nugget to host job fair Sept. 26

September 20, 2017 — A job fair is planned to fill more than two dozen full- and part-time positions at the Carson Nugget. All levels of experience are invited to attend the fair from 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 26 in the Sierra Room, located on the main floor […]

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BIRTHS

September 19, 2017 — Banner Churchill Community Hospital Aug. 31, 2017 A boy, Jaxon Trans Summerfield, to Shane and Elena Summerfield, weighing 6 pounds and 15 ounces and measuring 18 inches. Sept. 5, 2017 A boy, Knox David Harris, to Robert and Danielle Harris, weighing 7 pounds and 12 […]

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Hikes, star-viewing and other events set at Fort Churchill State Historic Park

September 19, 2017 — Fort Churchill State Historic Park is offering a variety of ranger-led programs during the month of October. Programs highlight the area's rich history and abundant natural resources. History Hike: Bring your walking shoes and join the park interpreter for a short hike (less than a […]

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Douglas County Public Library in Minden to temporarily close for upgrades

September 19, 2017 — The Douglas County Public Library will be closed Oct. 2-7 for upgrades to the collection. Returns will be available via the outdoor book drop. Service by phone will not be available. The library will resume its regular schedule at 10 a.m. Oct. 9. The library […]

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