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Nevada Legislature: Wheeler, Knecht roll out budget plan with no tax hikes (1)

March 30, 2015 — 

Controller Ron Knecht and a group of Assembly Republicans headed by Jim Wheeler of Gardnerville rolled out a budget plan they say would fund the governor’s education enhancements without raising …

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Virginia City tourism goal: $250,000 events venue (2)

March 30, 2015 — 

Virginia City will invest more than $250,000 in an arena and fairgrounds to handle nearly 5,000 people at events, the Storey County community’s tourism director said Monday.“With limited expansion options …

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Michael Hohl Subaru ‘shares the love’ with Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Nevada (3)

March 30, 2015 — 

Matthew Hohl, general manager of Michael Hohl Subaru and Subaru district sales manager Jason Leopold present a check in the amount of $8,581 to Laurie Gorris, chief professional officer of …

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Carson City public’s strategic planning input in hand (4)

March 30, 2015 — 

Carson City government strategic planning got a bigger burst of interest from the public than it did last week as open houses for citizen input ended on Monday.Though it was …

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Nevada Legislature: Public employees protest bill to change PERS (5)

March 30, 2015 — 

Public employees lined up in the Assembly Government Affairs Committee on Monday to protest legislation the author conceded is designed to save money by reducing the average employee retirement check.Assemblyman …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Man arrested on suspicion of sexual assault with a minor (6)

March 30, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.THURSDAY• At 2:24 a.m., a 30-year-old was arrested on suspicion of an …

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Carson City gas prices at $2.59 a gallon; Nevada gas $2.80 (7)

March 30, 2015 — 

Nevada’s average gasoline pump price dropped 2.2 cents a gallon to $2.80 in the past week, but many Carson City stations were below that level on Monday.GasBuddy.com, a gas price …

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Curator’s talk to offer window into Nevada’s art scene (8)

March 30, 2015 — 

City Arts Initiative will present a talk by curator JoAnne Northrup, whose illustrated talk, Bringing the World to Northern Nevada, will take a look at major projects planned at the …

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Musselman excited about new Nevada job after coaching in NBA (9)

March 30, 2015 — 

RENO — Former NBA coach Eric Musselman says one of the things he’s looking forward to most about his new job at Nevada is the opportunity to be a lasting …

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Nevada Legislature: Uber, cab companies face off in ride-hailing regulation bill (10)

March 30, 2015 — 

Nevada lawmakers reviewed bills Monday that could lead to regulations specific to ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft, a prospect that cab and limo services criticize as a double …

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Nevada Legislature: Bill would remove underage drinking penalty in emergencies (11)

March 30, 2015 — 

Nevada lawmakers are reviewing a bill granting amnesty to underage drinkers who report a medical emergency. Several members of the Nevada Youth Legislature presented SB 464 on Monday to the …

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Nevada Legislature: Bill allows voters to register, cast ballot on Election Day (12)

March 30, 2015 — 

Lawmakers are reviewing four Democrat-sponsored bills that would make voting easier and add more opportunities to register.Members of the Senate Legislative Operations and Elections Committee held a hearing for the …

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Restoring historic Stewart Indian School a priority for lawmakers (13)

March 30, 2015 — 

Generations of Nevada’s Native Americans passed through the doors of the Stewart Indian School, some enduring painfully harsh treatment as their culture was stripped away while others left in later …

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#CarsonCityLive: 20 things you'd never have guessed about Nevada. Plus, reading week. (14)

March 29, 2015 — 

Week of March 23- 29 — We know you have incredible content to share on social media, so each week we are putting together a special post featuring all of …

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Carson City boy hurt in Dori Way incident (15)

March 29, 2015 — 

An 11-year-old Carson City boy received a life-threatening head injury in an incident reported 12:09 p.m. Sunday.Sheriff Ken Furlong said witnesses reported seeing the boy riding on the running board …

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Tuition waiver extension highlights Veterans and Military Day (16)

March 29, 2015 — 

Gov. Brian Sandoval’s signing of Assembly Bill 76 into law Thursday highlighted the annual Veterans and Military Day at the Legislature.The law extends the length of time a veteran with …

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Nevada unemployment flat in February; Tesla to credit from growing labor force? (17)

March 29, 2015 — 

Statewide, Nevada’s unemployment rate was pretty much flat in February at a seasonally adjusted 7.1 percent.Seasonal adjustments are designed to take into account such things as the influx of students …

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‘Eastereggstravaganza’ at Carson Tahoe (with video) (18)

March 29, 2015 — 

Rhylee Dupree, 2, slides down the bounce-house slide at Carson-Tahoe Hospital Saturday during the ‘Eastereggstravaganza’.Carson City Mayor Robert Crowell poses for a photo with the Easter Bunny Saturday at Carson-Tahoe …

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Photo gallery: Vietnam veterans ceremony in Carson City (with video) (19)

March 29, 2015 — 

15-month-old Mary-Anne Byington peers out the bubble window of a U.S. Army Boeing CH-47 Chinook on display in Mills Park on Saturday.Tim Barton of Antioch, Calif., shows a Silver Star …

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Former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee makes appearance in Carson City (20)

March 29, 2015 — 

Former Arkansas governor and 2008 Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee said Saturday in Carson City he will announce later this spring if he plans to run for president.Huckabee, who finished …

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