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Supreme Court upholds taking candidate off ballot (1)

April 15, 2014 — 

The Nevada Supreme Court has upheld the district court decision to remove John Michael Schaefer’s name from the primary election ballot and disqualify him as a candidate for state controller. …

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Hundreds pay respects to Dini in Yerington (2)

April 15, 2014 — 

YERINGTON — Several hundred of Joe Dini’s friends, family and colleagues paid their last respects Tuesday at a funeral mass for the former, longtime Nevada Assembly speaker who was described …

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Past Pages for Wednesday, April 16, 2014 (3)

April 15, 2014 — 

140 years ago Uncle Jake Beam, a week from the Eastern side of the Rockies, is amongst us again. He declares he wouldn’t exchange a square rood of alkaline flatitude …

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Letters to the editor for Wednesday, April 16, 2014 (4)

April 15, 2014 — 

Dini set a great example with his bipartisan spirit On behalf of the Board of County Commissioners and Lyon County, we are deeply saddened by the loss of our friend, …

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Rupert reappointed to national tourism board (5)

April 15, 2014 — 

Nevada Indian Commission Executive Director Sherry L. Rupert was sworn in as a member of the Travel and Tourism Advisory Board for a second term by U.S. Deputy Secretary of …

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Nevada Supreme Court justice stumps for creating state appeals court (6)

April 15, 2014 — 

A Nevada Court of Appeals would cut delays that result in justice being denied, save litigants time and money, and avoid additional judicial bureaucracy, a state Supreme Court justice said …

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Carson rallies past Hug (7)

April 15, 2014 — 

Marcos Yanez couldn’t throw hard enough to break a pane of glass, but it didn’t matter because Carson High hitters were unable to make an adjustment. After pounding out 21 …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Man arrested on suspicion of disorderly conduct, obstructing officer (8)

April 15, 2014 — 

Carson City The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All suspects are innocent until proved guilty in court: MONDAY • 8:43 p.m.: A 42-year-old Carson City man …

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Pair charged in weekend beating death in Carson City (9)

April 15, 2014 — 

The two men arrested after the Friday beating death of a 61-year-old man have been charged with involuntary manslaughter and battery causing substantial bodily harm. Ruri de Santiago-Ortiz and Alfredo …

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Carson woman arrested on suspicion of battery on a peace officer (10)

April 15, 2014 — 

Carson City The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All suspects are innocent until proved guilty in court: Monday • 3:15 a.m.: A 19-year-old Carson City man …

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Letters to the editor for Tuesday, April 15, 2014 (11)

April 15, 2014 — 

Letter draws ridiculous conclusions about candidate Interesting Mr. Robbins believes that Ms. Helget lacks necessary experience for the Board of Supervisors because of her job with NDOT. What are the …

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Visitors bureau will hire social media marketer (12)

April 15, 2014 — 

A $2.3 million Carson City Convention & Visitors Bureau budget that includes a new social media and communications staff position won unanimous approval from the bureau board Monday. The Fiscal …

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Past Pages for Tuesday, April 15, 2014 (13)

April 15, 2014 — 

140 years ago Rhubarb is among the earliest green things; and though no one classes it amongst the choicest of horticultural gifts in the abstract, yet on account of its …

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Engineering on display at Carson City Library (14)

April 15, 2014 — 

Kael Walt, 7, and his sisters made their way through a series of activities and displays set up Monday as part of a traveling engineering exhibit at the Carson City …

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Carson improves to 9-9 in 23-0 rout (15)

April 15, 2014 — 

RENO — Carson High evened its record at 9-9 with a 23-0 win over Hug on Monday in a Northern Division I baseball game. The game was stopped after five …

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Sheep will start grazing Thursday in west Carson to create fire break (16)

April 15, 2014 — 

Sheep are coming Thursday to Carson City’s west side near the urban area to eat vegetation that could become fire fuel, according to Ann Bollinger, city natural resource specialist. “We …

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Transient arrested in alleged drug deal in Carson City (17)

April 14, 2014 — 

A 24-year-old transient was arrested Sunday in the 900 block of Woodside Drive on a felony count following a reported drug deal. According to the man’s arrest report: A deputy …

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Trial date set in Carson City child sexual assault case (18)

April 14, 2014 — 

Ronald Leiken will face trial Oct. 21 on charges he sexually assaulted a child younger than 14. Leiken, 49, was arraigned Monday before Carson District Judge Todd Russell and entered …

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Rancher inspects cows after showdown (19)

April 14, 2014 — 

RENO — A Southern Nevada rancher said Monday he’s trying to determine whether federal agents damaged his cattle when the animals were rounded up, then released, in a showdown with …

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Carson City School District can’t keep holding budget line, superintendent says (20)

April 13, 2014 — 

While the tentative plan for next year’s budget is to keep spending the same, Superintendent Richard Stokes warned that certain expenses can’t go on being ignored. He told school board …

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