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Feds move to protect bird habitat in Nevada (1)

August 21, 2014 — 

CARSON CITY — The federal government is moving to protect hundreds of thousands of acres of land in Nevada and several other western states where the yellow-billed cuckoos spend time. …

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Title chases resume at Rattlesnake (2)

August 21, 2014 — 

With three races remaining before the Dirt Track Championships, Scott Tenney is in the driver’s seat for the Hobby Stock points title. Tenney leads Chris Christiano, 411-373, after a third-place …

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BEHIND THE PLATE: A look at top 5 Pack games (3)

August 21, 2014 — 

Fans are about to find out if last year’s failures will become the norm in Wolf Pack football. When Nevada opens the season next weekend against Southern Utah, it will …

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Giants win protest, rain-shortened game to resume (4)

August 21, 2014 — 

CHICAGO — The San Francisco Giants on Wednesday became the first team since 1986 to win a protest filed with Major League Baseball, and will now get to resume a …

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Las Vegas spoils Mo’ne’s night, beats Philly 8-1 (5)

August 21, 2014 — 

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Mo’ne Davis didn’t have her best stuff when she and her Philadelphia teammates needed it most, and Las Vegas took advantage. Dallan Cave and Brennan Holligan …

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Delgado expected to carry load for Carson (6)

August 21, 2014 — 

Eveline Delgado burst on the Northern Nevada cross-country scene as a freshman, and her success has been critical for Carson High School. Delgado, who has finished second and seventh in …

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Nevada little leaguers continue to roll (7)

August 20, 2014 — 

As the dog days of summer wear on and school begins, there is a great story happening in Williamsport, Pa. The little leaguers of Mountain Ridge from Las Vegas are …

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Mauga back on field (8)

August 20, 2014 — 

After suiting up for the first time in nearly two years, Fallon’s Josh Mauga was sidelined again with another injury. But unlike the past two injuries he suffered with the …

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Carson City native goes for world record (9)

August 20, 2014 — 

Tune into two special episodes of the World of X Games: Mammoth Flip with Cam Zink, live on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. on ESPN and Sunday at 11 a.m. on …

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Pack volleyball picked 11th (10)

August 20, 2014 — 

The University of Nevada volleyball team was predicted to finish 11th in the Mountain West preseason poll voted on by the league’s head coaches, the conference announced on Tuesday. The …

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North Tahoe football | Lakers forced to scrap season (11)

August 20, 2014 — 

The North Tahoe football program finally reached a worst-case scenario. After grappling with numbers for the better part of the past decade, longtime North Tahoe head coach Scott Everist was …

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Terry reflects on 35 years of Little League service (12)

August 20, 2014 — 

By Darrell Moody dmoody@nevadaappeal.com Tim Terry has been involved in Little League baseball for 35 years as a coach and administrator. This past summer, Terry decided to step down from …

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Golf tourney to help CHS culinary program (13)

August 20, 2014 — 

The 5th annual Chairman’s Scramble Golf Tournament is set for Sept. 26 at Silver Oak Golf Course. The tournament will benefit Carson High’s Skills USA and ProStart culinary teams. The …

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Kluwe, Vikings reach settlement to avert lawsuit (14)

August 19, 2014 — 

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Vikings and former punter Chris Kluwe said Tuesday they reached a settlement averting a lawsuit over Kluwe’s claim that the team wrongfully released him last year …

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Manziel’s gesture taints Browns’ loss to Redskins (15)

August 19, 2014 — 

LANDOVER, Md. — Johnny Manziel raised his middle finger toward the Washington Redskins bench as he returned to the huddle late in the third quarter. It was one of the …

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AP poll: defending champion Florida St is No. 1 (16)

August 18, 2014 — 

Jameis Winston and defending national champion Florida State are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason college football poll. The Seminoles will start the season No. 1 for the sixth …

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Philadelphia, Las Vegas roll in LLWS (17)

August 18, 2014 — 

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Mo’ne Davis had a bloop RBI single in the first inning to became the sixth girl to get a hit in Little League World Series history, …

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49ers shut out by Broncos in Levi’s Stadium debut (18)

August 18, 2014 — 

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The San Francisco 49ers turned their hyped Levi’s Stadium debut into a real dud. So bad, in fact, tens of thousands of fans left the snazzy …

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Notre Dame players under fire in alleged academic scandal (19)

August 18, 2014 — 

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly on Saturday dismissed talk that he needs to do a better job of recruiting players who are better students to avoid …

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Morse paces Giants past Phillies 5-2 (20)

August 18, 2014 — 

SAN FRANCISCO — A little bit of patience has led to a lot of confidence for Michael Morse, who finished the three-game series with Philadelphia reaching base in nine straight …

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