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Carson City FISH thrift store renovation moving forward (1)

July 29, 2015 — 

The renovation of the FISH thrift store begins again today as volunteer crews commence the reframing of the building. The store will remain open for business during the renovation.Volunteers from …

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NNDA joins Gov. in Europe in trade mission (2)

July 29, 2015 — 

Northern Nevada Development Authority’s executive director, Robert Hooper, and a sub delegation from the Sierra Region of Northern Nevada are in Lublin, Poland, this week as part of Gov. Sandoval’s …

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Carson City’s Fandango handles fair parking dance again (3)

July 29, 2015 — 

The Nevada Fair in Carson City, going into its second year, is handling parking for most people the same way as in 2014, but there are a few differences.Free parking …

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Past Pages for Wednesday, July 29, 2015 (4)

July 28, 2015 — 

150 Years AgoCol. Curry. He has begun piling up rock near his lot on the corner of Curry and Musser and preparing for the erection of a commodious fire-roof stone …

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Carson City Brewery Arts Center hosting Tedx community forum April 8 (5)

July 28, 2015 — 

One hundred of Carson City’s most impassioned TEDx enthusiasts will come together on Friday, April 8, 2016, for a day of networking and dialogue around the theme “Creating the Community …

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Nevada Appeal at 150: May 12, 1970: Capitol Plaza project underway (6)

July 28, 2015 — 

Capitol Plaza project underwayThis continues the Appeal’s review of news stories and headlines during its Sesquicentennial year. …

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Carson Station going to the Max (7)

July 28, 2015 — 

Workers paint over the former Carson Station logo on Tuesday to create new signage for the Max Casino. …

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Get Healthy Carson City: Provide mothers support for breastfeeding (8)

July 28, 2015 — 

This column appears in the Nevada Appeal Wednesday health pages. It addresses topics related to the health of our community.One of the most effective preventive measures a mother can take …

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Carson City health inspections for July 17 (9)

July 28, 2015 — 

Carson City Health Department’s food-service inspections for July 17. All scores are on a 100-point scale, with points deducted depending on the severity of violations:Carson City Confections, 3250 Retail Drive, …

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Carson City Sheriff’s looking for runaway (10)

July 28, 2015 — 

The Carson City Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in finding a missing teenage girl who has a history of running away from home.The sheriff’s office said 15-year-old …

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Celebrating half century of Medicare, Medicaid (11)

July 28, 2015 — 

It’s easy to forget that before 1966, roughly half of all American seniors were uninsured, living in fear that the high cost of health care could plunge not only them, …

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Museum hosts ‘Always Lost: A Meditation on War’ (12)

July 28, 2015 — 

The Churchill County Museum in Fallon will host the nationally touring arts and humanities exhibition “Always Lost: A Meditation on War” from Aug. 6-Sept. 27. -Called “a national treasure” by …

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Those over 50 have greater risk of harmful alcohol consumption (13)

July 28, 2015 — 

New research published in BMJ Open suggests that people over the age of 50 who are healthy, active, sociable, and wealthy have a greater risk of harmful alcohol consumption.The study’s …

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Women’s paddle board triathlon set (14)

July 28, 2015 — 

Kaia FIT is hosting its fourth annual Paddle Board Triathlon at El Dorado Beach and the surrounding Al Tahoe neighborhood in South Lake Tahoe this weekend. “It’s in Lake Tahoe …

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Small earthquakes strike east of Carson City (15)

July 28, 2015 — 

Several small earthquakes struck the Pine Nuts northeast of McTarnahan Hill in eastern Carson City.Four earthquakes ranged in size from 2.2 magnitude to 1.4 and all occurred within an hour …

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Carson Tahoe Hospital honors late doctor (16)

July 27, 2015 — 

The Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center honored one of its late doctors Monday afternoon in a ceremony dedicating the physician’s lounge in his name.The hospital renamed its lounge to Dr. …

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JoAnne Skelly: Lawn grass alternatives (17)

July 27, 2015 — 

I’m often asked, “Are there lawn grasses that are more drought-tolerant than fescue or Kentucky bluegrass?” The answer is, yes, according to one reader. Tina wrote me this past week, …

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Nevada Appeal at 150: Dec. 3, 1965: Up and down: Signs appearing on highway warn of collapsing government (18)

July 27, 2015 — 

Dec. 3, 1965Up and down: Signs appearing on highway warn of collapsing governmentThis continues the Appeal’s review of news stories and headlines during its Sesquicentennial year. …

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Past Pages for Tuesday, July 28, 2015 (19)

July 27, 2015 — 

Correction: last week the Pages, 50 years ago column about “Celebrating a life like Abraham Lincoln at Disneyland” stated that Lincoln was the 10th president — he was the 16th …

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Wreck closes southbound Highway 395 at Mica Drive (20)

July 27, 2015 — 

The southbound lanes of Highway 395 are closed after what has been described as a fire and wreck involving as many as four vehicles at Mica Drive in northern Douglas …

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