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Sunday update: King fire burns 32 structures (1)

September 21, 2014 — 

POLLOCK PINES, Calif. — Officials say nearly three-dozen structures have been destroyed in an expanding wildfire in Northern California. Capt. Tom Piranio, a fire information officer, says 10 residences and …

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Senator Square: Clubs getting underway at Carson High School (2)

September 21, 2014 — 

The Carson City Chamber of Commerce is holding the fifth annual Chairman’s Scramble Golf Tournament at Silver Oak Golf Course on Friday. All proceeds to benefit Carson High Culinary Pro …

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Reid going into NAIA Hall (3)

September 21, 2014 — 

Kevin Reid, a 1983 Carson High graduate, is one of the best college track and field coaches around. Reid, who has led Azusa Pacific to 12 national NAIA championships, is …

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Carson girls soccer stays unbeaten (4)

September 21, 2014 — 

Five games into the season, the Carson High defense is doing the heavy lifting, and the offense is still struggling to get started. The defense pitched its fifth straight shutout, …

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Photo gallery: Dayton Valley Days (5)

September 21, 2014 — 

The Dayton Dust Devils marching band performed during the parade at Dayton Valley Days on Saturday. Dale Ecklund of Carson City and his nephew Aiden Melanaphy, 5, drive a vintage …

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Photo gallery: CASI 5k/2k run-walk (6)

September 21, 2014 — 

Christy Works and her dog ‘Shags’ of Carson City wins the third annual Carson Animal Services Initiative’s 5k race Saturday morning at Riverview Park. Runners and walkers and their dogs …

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Prep roundup: Dayton girls soccer blanked in Elko (7)

September 21, 2014 — 

Dayton holds its own in defeats against Elko and Spring Creek ELKO — Dayton High’s girls soccer team played well against Elko and Spring Creek this weekend, but dropped two …

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Tesla Motors deal stirs storm of activity in Lyon and Storey counties (8)

September 21, 2014 — 

The deal bringing Tesla Motors to Northern Nevada has stirred up a storm of interest from manufacturers, businesses, developers and real estate speculators. “We can see between five- and seven-million …

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Businesses need to buy into Carson Street plan (9)

September 21, 2014 — 

With downtown streetscape changes a hot topic, discussions regarding business buy-in will heighten as the Carson Street plan moves from a conceptual plan toward a detailed design. Preliminary contacts with …

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Silver Dollars & Wooden Nickels: Here’s to the Pied Pipers of Carson High (10)

September 21, 2014 — 

The Nevada Appeal’s Silver Dollars & Wooden Nickels feature recognizes achievements from the capital region and, when warranted, points out other acts that missed the mark. SILVER DOLLAR: Carson High …

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Dayton artist’s work hails statehood with view of modern reps (11)

September 21, 2014 — 

Dayton artist Steven Saylor completed his painting Nine Cheers for the Silver State, which celebrates the 150th anniversary of Nevada’s statehood and features Gov. Brian Sandoval, the state’s two U.S. …

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Sierra BioFuels in Storey County to get $70 million grant, Sen. Harry Reid says (12)

September 20, 2014 — 

Fulcrum BioEnergy, which is building the huge Sierra BioFuels Plant at Storey County’s Tahoe Reno Industrial Center, has been awarded a $70 million grant by the Department of Defense. Sen. …

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Miller, Laxalt face off in attorney general debate (13)

September 20, 2014 — 

NORTH LAS VEGAS — Secretary of State Ross Miller touted his work enforcing Nevada’s election law while his opponent Adam Laxalt pointed to his legal experience in the military in …

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Saturday update: King fire reaches 126 square miles; Carson air quality forecasted to be OK for weekend (14)

September 20, 2014 — 

POLLOCK PINES, Calif. — Assessment teams hope to get an idea Saturday of just how many structures have been damaged or destroyed by a massive wildfire that threatens thousands of …

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Miscues cost Carson Senators in loss to Spanish Springs (15)

September 20, 2014 — 

Putting the ball on the ground is never a good thing. Carson did it not once but twice in the red zone in the second half, and that played a …

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Storey County’s past with Tesla goes back to Mark Twain (16)

September 20, 2014 — 

There’s a lot of buzz right now about Nevada landing the bid for Tesla Motor’s gigafactory to build lithium ion batteries. There are opinions on both sides as to what …

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Douglas comeback falls short versus Hug (17)

September 20, 2014 — 

MINDEN — Hug scored two touchdowns and came up with three defensive stops in the red zone Friday night during the first half and then the undefeated Hawks held on …

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Dayton family sticks together for win (18)

September 20, 2014 — 

They lose Berntson, but not game on way to 4-0 start DAYTON — When a member of a family goes through a struggle, a strong family rallies. That was the …

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Lewis’ blocked punt keyed CHS comeback in first half (19)

September 20, 2014 — 

A special teams play and an interception helped get Carson back in the game Friday night against Spanish Springs. Trailing 16-7 late in the first half, Ikela Lewis blocked a …

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Prep roundup: Dayton’s boys runners take 2nd (20)

September 20, 2014 — 

The Dayton boys cross country team had an impressive outing in a tightly contested meet it hosted on Friday as it finished second just two points behind Fallon. On a …

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