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Join Fallon alumni group to honor Sara Parsons (1)

April 17, 2014 — 

Come support Fallon’s own Sara Parsons on Senior Day as the University of Nevada softball player takes the field in her final home game Join the Fallon Chapter of the …

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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS (2)

April 17, 2014 — 

Stremmel Gallery Stremmel Gallery proudly presents Robert Brady’s “The 8th Trough,” an exhibition of new works through April 19. This will mark Stremmel Gallery’s seventh exhibition featuring the Nevada-born artist. …

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Stakes are high for margin tax (3)

April 17, 2014 — 

Come November, the fate of Nevada business owners — big and small — will be in the hands of voters. For family-owned businesses like Las Vegas Window Tinting, the stakes …

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Nevada Tribal Tourism Conference set to begin (4)

April 17, 2014 — 

The sixth annual Nevada Tribal Tourism Conference begins Tuesday and runs for three days at the Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa and Casino. The theme is “Tourism: Empowering Native …

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Avionics firm to set up shop at Carson’s airport (5)

April 17, 2014 — 

Carson City’s Airport Authority took actions Wednesday that will bring an avionics-repair and -installation business to the city’s airport and expand a sport-aviation firm that already is there. Voting unanimously, …

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Fundraisers for Greenhouse Project set (6)

April 17, 2014 — 

When The Greenhouse Project opened on the Carson High School campus in 2011, 20 students participated in the programs offered. This year, founder Karen Abowd said, 160 students are enrolled …

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Past Pages for Wednesday, April 16, 2014 (7)

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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Rupert reappointed to national tourism board (8)

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 (9)

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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COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD (10)

April 15, 2014 — 

CURRENT Relay for Life The Relay for Life is Fallon’s community gathering where everyone can join in the fight against cancer. If you would like to help Finish the Fight …

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Carson woman arrested on suspicion of battery on a peace officer (11)

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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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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JoAnne Skelly: Look for shortest ‘days to maturity’ for tomatoes (13)

April 15, 2014 — 

Tomatoes are everyone’s favorite veggie. Starting plants from seeds allows a great selection of hundreds of varieties of tomatoes. Heirloom varieties are older and often have better flavor and quite …

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Past Pages for Tuesday, April 15, 2014 (14)

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 (15)

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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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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Carson City School District can’t keep holding budget line, superintendent says (17)

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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Carson City road report for April 14-20 (18)

April 13, 2014 — 

The following applies to Monday through April 20: Beginning Monday, Frontage Road will be closed from Clear Creek Avenue to Arthur Street, and Arthur Street will be closed from Frontage …

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Past Pages for Sunday, April 13, 2014 (19)

April 13, 2014 — 

140 years ago Pitiful. This afternoon there was seen on Main Street one of those sights which almost make one doubt the existence of the boasted civilization of the present …

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Carson City woman a finalist in pageant (20)

April 13, 2014 — 

Special to the Nevada Appeal Carson City’s Kendra Raelynn Ford, 18, was chosen as a state finalist in the National American Miss Nevada pageant to be held July 11-12 at …

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