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JoAnne Skelly: International Year of Soils highlights importance of healthy soil (1)

March 30, 2015 — 

The United Nations (UN) General Assembly has declared 2015 the International Year of Soils to raise the awareness of the importance of soils for food security, clean water and other …

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Sheriff’s Office watching for unsecured loads (2)

March 30, 2015 — 

The Carson City Sheriff’s Office is stepping up enforcement of unsecured loads along Highway 50 and adjoining roads, and it is also starting dirt bike patrols in canyons and hills …

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Past Pages for Tuesday, March 31, 2015 (3)

March 30, 2015 — 

140 years agoBy communication fresh from Mr. Montgomery Queen, we learn that his grand combination show — circus and menagerie — is about starting for the season’s tour and that …

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Michael Hohl Subaru ‘shares the love’ with Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Nevada (4)

March 30, 2015 — 

Matthew Hohl, general manager of Michael Hohl Subaru and Subaru district sales manager Jason Leopold present a check in the amount of $8,581 to Laurie Gorris, chief professional officer of …

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Carson City public’s strategic planning input in hand (5)

March 30, 2015 — 

Carson City government strategic planning got a bigger burst of interest from the public than it did last week as open houses for citizen input ended on Monday.Though it was …

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Virginia City tourism goal: $250,000 events venue (6)

March 30, 2015 — 

Virginia City will invest more than $250,000 in an arena and fairgrounds to handle nearly 5,000 people at events, the Storey County community’s tourism director said Monday.“With limited expansion options …

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Carson City gas prices at $2.59 a gallon; Nevada gas $2.80 (7)

March 30, 2015 — 

Nevada’s average gasoline pump price dropped 2.2 cents a gallon to $2.80 in the past week, but many Carson City stations were below that level on Monday.GasBuddy.com, a gas price …

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Curator’s talk to offer window into Nevada’s art scene (8)

March 30, 2015 — 

City Arts Initiative will present a talk by curator JoAnne Northrup, whose illustrated talk, Bringing the World to Northern Nevada, will take a look at major projects planned at the …

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Carson City boy hurt in Dori Way incident (9)

March 29, 2015 — 

An 11-year-old Carson City boy received a life-threatening head injury in an incident reported 12:09 p.m. Sunday.Sheriff Ken Furlong said witnesses reported seeing the boy riding on the running board …

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‘Eastereggstravaganza’ at Carson Tahoe (with video) (10)

March 29, 2015 — 

Rhylee Dupree, 2, slides down the bounce-house slide at Carson-Tahoe Hospital Saturday during the ‘Eastereggstravaganza’.Carson City Mayor Robert Crowell poses for a photo with the Easter Bunny Saturday at Carson-Tahoe …

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Saturday’s winning Calif. lotto numbers (11)

March 29, 2015 — 

Saturday’s winning Calif. lotto numbersSaturday night’s winning California lotto numbers were: Daily 3 Evening: 1-8-9; Daily 3 Midday: 4-9-5; Daily 4: 3-2-3-2; Daily Derby: 1st: 2 Lucky Star; 2nd: 12 …

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Photo gallery: Vietnam veterans ceremony in Carson City (with video) (12)

March 29, 2015 — 

15-month-old Mary-Anne Byington peers out the bubble window of a U.S. Army Boeing CH-47 Chinook on display in Mills Park on Saturday.Tim Barton of Antioch, Calif., shows a Silver Star …

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Carson City Board of Supervisors to take up sewer debt, ambulance pact (13)

March 29, 2015 — 

An $18 million bond issue will be reviewed in a public hearing at Carson City’s Board of Supervisors meeting Thursday, a routine step toward paying for sewage-handling upgrades.Formerly a hot-button …

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Senior menus for the March 30 (14)

March 29, 2015 — 

Note: Menus for week of March 30 subject to change without notice. Choice of beverage included.Carson City Senior Citizens Center, 911 Beverly Dr.:MONDAY: Chicken cordon bleu, scalloped potatoes, Brussels sprouts …

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Carson City road report for March 30 through April 3 (15)

March 29, 2015 — 

Fifth Street will be closed between Carson and Stewart streets, and the intersection of Fifth and Plaza streets will be closed from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday and from …

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Tile and marble showroom opens in Carson City (16)

March 29, 2015 — 

Kelly and Shannon Bell, owners of K. Bell Tile & Marble have partnered with Stoned Marble and Granite Owner, Sage Tims and opened a granite, tile and marble showroom at …

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Jimmy Johns donates to Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Nevada (17)

March 29, 2015 — 

Ken Yzurdiaga, owner of ​Jimmy John’s, and Joe Lash, manager of Jimmy John’s, present a check to Laurie Gorris, chief professional officer, and Cliff Sorensen, board member at Boys & …

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Education achievements: Carson City student honored at Gonzaga (18)

March 29, 2015 — 

Callen Aten, a 2014 graduate of Carson High School, was named to the fall 2014 president’s list at Gonzaga University. To make the list, students must earn a 3.7 or …

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Past Pages for Sunday, March 29, 2015 (19)

March 29, 2015 — 

140 years ago(A legal notice) Ordinance No. 4., an ordinance for the preservation of the peace, morals, comfort and health of the citizens of Carson City. Section I. It shall …

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Business briefly: Feemster promoted at AAA’s Carson City branch (20)

March 29, 2015 — 

Natalie Feemster, a native of North Texas, has been promoted to agent at AAA Northern California, Nevada and Utah’s Carson City branch. Feemster has been a licensed associate for several …

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