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‘Sexy’ watering habits pushed in new Las Vegas ad (1)

September 1, 2015 — 

LAS VEGAS — Another part of the drought-ridden West is attempting to make water conservation sexy, this time with funny ads in Las Vegas. The Southern Nevada Water Authority this …

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Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio hits variety of issues in Carson City (2)

September 1, 2015 — 

Marco Rubio told a crowd of about 200 at the Carson City Community Center on Tuesday all of America’s problems can be solved and the American Dream restored if the …

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JoAnne Skelly: Earwigs are creepy, but are they bad? (3)

August 31, 2015 — 

Mary, a reader from Gardnerville, said, “I have a terrible time with earwigs, my most dreaded pest; and the sight of them makes me cringe.” Yes, earwigs do look alarming …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Office focusing on impaired driving (4)

August 31, 2015 — 

The Carson City Sheriff’s Office is focusing on cracking down on impaired drivers/riders for the month of September.Impaired driving is the most common cause of motor vehicle accidents resulting in …

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Carson City pump price decreases, seen heading lower (5)

August 31, 2015 — 

All the gasoline stations surveyed in Carson City by GasBuddy.com Sunday and Monday posted pump prices of less than $3 per gallon.Statewide and national prices dropped during the past week …

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4th annual IHOP Remembrance Run/Walk set for Sunday (6)

August 31, 2015 — 

Everyone is welcome to join Nevada National Guard Soldiers and Airmen at 7 a.m. Sunday for the 4th annual Remembrance Run as the Nevada Guard commemorates the lives of the …

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Carson City William St. site attracting United Federal Credit Union (7)

August 31, 2015 — 

A Michigan-based credit union with $1.8 billion in assets, which has a footprint in a half dozen states, is expanding Nevada operations into Carson City.The financial institution is United Federal …

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Suit filed in Carson City to block petition asking voters to invalidate 2015 tax package (8)

August 31, 2015 — 

With less than an hour left before the 5 p.m. Monday deadline, the Coalition for Nevada’s Future filed suit in Carson City District Court to block the petition that seeks …

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Northern Nevada JOIN program funded; 60 to find work (9)

August 31, 2015 — 

JOIN, Inc., a non-profit career training agency in Northern Nevada, announced Monday funding for enrollment of low-income young adults in free occupational skill courses.JOIN, also sometimes called Job Opportunities in …

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Investigator: Nevada chancellor didn’t break ethical rules (10)

August 31, 2015 — 

A consultant hired to investigate the head of Nevada’s higher education system says the chancellor didn’t violate any ethical standards in handling a report about the state’s community college system. …

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Carson City hosting job fair Sept. 25 at Community Center (11)

August 31, 2015 — 

The seventh job fair in recent years put on by city government and Carson City’s Chamber of Commerce will be different.That is the assessment of Ronni Hannaman, chamber executive director, …

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Lost California hiker survived 9 days with broken leg in Sierra (12)

August 31, 2015 — 

FRESNO, Calif. — A 62-year-old hiker missing for nine days in California’s rugged Sierra Nevada with a broken leg endured freezing nighttime temperatures and crawled two days for water before …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Office: Two people arrested on suspicion of grand larceny (13)

August 31, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.Carson CityFRIDAYAt 11:48 a.m., a 35-year-old transient man was arrested on suspicion …

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4th annual IHOP Remembrance Run/Walk set for Sunday (14)

August 31, 2015 — 

Everyone is welcome to join Nevada National Guard Soldiers and Airmen at 7 a.m. Sunday for the 4th annual Remembrance Run as the Nevada Guard commemorates the lives of the …

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Nevada Supreme Court to hear Kieckhefer’s defamation lawsuit (15)

August 31, 2015 — 

A state senator’s defamation lawsuit against his former primary opponent will head to the Nevada Supreme Court this week. Oral arguments in State Sen. Ben Kieckhefer’s suit will begin Wednesday …

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New app to help Tahoe researchers with citizen observations (16)

August 31, 2015 — 

INCLINE VILLAGE — Researchers at Lake Tahoe are enlisting local residents, tourists and other beach-goers to record their observations and photographs on a new smartphone app to help scientists better …

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Suspicious package at the Capitol Grounds shuts down Carson Street (17)

August 30, 2015 — 

Officers responded to calls of a possible suspicious package Sunday afternoon at the Capitol building.Nevada Highway Patrol received a call about 3:30 p.m. about a suspicious package near the entrance …

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Reed rolls against Carson (18)

August 30, 2015 — 

RENO — Even though it was the opening game of the 2015 season, it was the most anticipated battle of the season.After all, Carson and Reed had played in the …

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Senator Square: Carson High School Senator Solutions Program seeks volunteers (19)

August 30, 2015 — 

Carson High School’s 21st Century Learning Center grant is expanding this year to include support labs open to all students. These labs, which run Tuesday-Thursday from 2-4 p.m., will include …

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A grand canyon of a trail for Carson City (20)

August 30, 2015 — 

These photos taken by James Salanoa show a large group who gathered Saturday morning for the ribbon cutting to officially open the Ash Canyon to Kings Canyon Trail west of …

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