Recent Stories in News

Video: Carson City leadership discusses water, roads and growth in Q&A (1)

May 1, 2016 — 

Carson City Mayor Bob Crowell and City Manager Nick Marano recently sat down with the Nevada Appeal to discuss two big issues for the city: water and streets. The following …

Read more »

Carson City road report for May 2-8 (2)

May 1, 2016 — 

The following information applies to the period of May 2-8. Work will continue on the Downtown Corridor improvement project on Carson Street. For details regarding traffic impacts from the Downtown …

Read more »

The Cone Zone: Carson City downtown work to continue May 1-7 (3)

May 1, 2016 — 

Construction updates for May 1-7.North Carson Street will remain one lane in each direction. Sophia, Ann and Washington streets to the west of Carson Street will be closed to Curry …

Read more »

RSVP carnival returns to Mills Park Thursday through Sunday (4)

May 1, 2016 — 

Nevada Rural Counties Retired Senior Volunteer Program, better known as RSVP, is holding its second annual service event during its 31st spring fundraiser. The annual fundraiser, which includes carnival rides, …

Read more »

Nevada Appeal at 150: Jan. 19, 1977: President Ford pardons Vietnam War deserters (5)

May 1, 2016 — 

President Ford tentatively ordered honorable discharges for an estimated 700 military deserters who served in Vietnam and were wounded in action or decorated for valor. Ford said he wanted the …

Read more »

Nevada Attorney General argues challenge to vouchers program doesn’t violate constitution (6)

May 1, 2016 — 

The Attorney General’s office filed a brief Friday arguing the legislative vouchers program — the so-called educational Savings Accounts law — doesn’t violate the state constitution.Instead, the 49-page brief filed …

Read more »

Finality starting to set in for WNC softball (7)

May 1, 2016 — 

Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of articles on Western Nevada College intercollegiate athletics, which are being discontinued after the 2016 season.The seventh inning of the final …

Read more »

Walk for sexual assault awareness in Carson City (8)

May 1, 2016 — 

WNC students and supporters start the Sexual Assault Awareness Walk from the corner of West College Pkwy. and N. Carson St. Saturday morning. On arrival at the WNC campus, walkers …

Read more »

Carson City Board of Supervisors to continue discussion on budget (9)

May 1, 2016 — 

The Board of Supervisors is taking up the city’s 2017 fiscal year budget one last time before a vote to approve it May 19. The supervisors discussed the tentative $136.7 …

Read more »

WNC roundup: Softball wins 3-of-4 behind Carter’s belt; baseball still in hunt for title (10)

May 1, 2016 — 

Briauna Carter certainly won’t forget her sophomore day at Western Nevada College. What the third baseman did against Snow College on Saturday afternoon brought her to tears, as well as …

Read more »

Prep roundup: Big day for Pradere, Schulz (11)

May 1, 2016 — 

SACRAMENTO — Abby Pradere and Ian Schulz turned in outstanding performances Saturday at the prestigious Meet of Champions at American River College.Pradere, a freshman, won the 1600 in 5:07.7, a …

Read more »

Carson is swept by Galena (12)

May 1, 2016 — 

RENO — Carson High started the day with aspirations of being tied for the top spot in the Northern Division I standings, and they finished the day by itself in …

Read more »

Pioneer High School honors staff of the year (13)

May 1, 2016 — 

Pioneer High School named Tanya Long, left, Certified Staff of the Year. Long is a teacher and yoga instructor. Standing next to Long is Classified Staff of the Year Sandy …

Read more »

Western Nevada College News & Notes: Second Annual Veterans Suicide Awareness March is May 7 in Carson City (14)

May 1, 2016 — 

The Western Nevada College Student Veterans Club and the WNC Veterans Resource Center invite the community to join in the second annual Veterans Suicide Awareness March at 10 a.m. on …

Read more »

Pool sharks in Carson City (15)

May 1, 2016 — 

Staff member William Gershel plays pool with 5-year-old Caden Applewhite and 10-year-old Tegan Van Sickle Saturday at the Boys and Girls Clubs’ kickoff event. …

Read more »

Senator Square: Foreign Affairs: Making a Home Away From Home (16)

May 1, 2016 — 

Editor’s Note: The following story will appear in the spring edition of The Senator News, CHS’s newspaper. The story was written by staff writer Dominick DeLise, a sophomore at CHS.This …

Read more »

Memories of Wildcat athletics: Reason to be proud of ’Harvard on the Hill’ (17)

May 1, 2016 — 

Editor’s Note: Throughout the 2016 Western Nevada College baseball and softball seasons, which are the last for WNC athletics, the Appeal has been featuring columns every Sunday from those who …

Read more »

Vietnam veteran returns to find remains of fellow Marine (18)

April 30, 2016 — 

In his quest to find the remains of his boyhood friend and fellow Marine lost to the mountains of Vietnam, Michael Archer met a solider for the other side.“He looked …

Read more »

WNC baseball keeps pace in SWAC (19)

April 30, 2016 — 

While his batting average has languished for most of the season, Western Nevada College sophomore catcher Sam Salyers’ work ethic has not.Extra batting practice paid off for Salyers on Friday …

Read more »

Boys and Girls Clubs of Western Nevada celebrates National Fitness Day (20)

April 30, 2016 — 

Carson City Crossfit staff celebrated National Fitness Day on Friday by teaching fitness to the kids at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Western Nevada. …

Read more »
View 20 More Stories in News »
Back to Top