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Past Pages for Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 (1)

October 1, 2014 — 

140 Years Ago Advertisement. “Judd & Co. Hardware ... and ... furnishing house! Corner King and Ormsby streets, Carson City, Nev. Stoves, tinware, iron, steel, nails, gas and water pipe, …

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Carson City supervisor candidate raises issue about Nevada Humane Society operating without a business license (2)

October 1, 2014 — 

Lisa Helget, a city supervisor candidate in Ward 1, charged Wednesday the Nevada Humane Society began operating the city’s animal shelter without a Carson City business license. She termed her …

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Chamber golf tournament benefits culinary students at Carson High School (3)

October 1, 2014 — 

The Chamber held the fifth annual Chairman’s Golf Tournament last Friday at Silver Oak Golf to benefit Pro Start and Skills USA students at Carson High. Though the weather was …

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Annual tours offer ghostly glance at Carson history (4)

October 1, 2014 — 

The Victorian era of Nevada’s capital city and its spooky history is explored and theatrically relived in the 22nd annual Carson City Ghost Walk, which offers tours every 30 minutes …

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Hilltop Community Church celebrates four decades (5)

October 1, 2014 — 

After 40 years, Hilltop Community Church has changed locations and its name, but its mission of discipleship has stayed the same. “It’s hard to believe so many years have gone …

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Costco donation beautifies Carson City (6)

October 1, 2014 — 

Costco General Manager Bob Tote generously donated 900 1-gallon multi-color mum plants to beautify the downtown and create a splash of color to the medians and other areas that could …

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FALL COLORS, SUMMER TEMPS (7)

October 1, 2014 — 

Signs of fall are beginning to appear along the trails of Riverview Park, although temperatures will feel more summer like as daytime highs will be in the 80s by Saturday. …

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Carson City sales tax increase kicks in today (8)

October 1, 2014 — 

Buying an average-priced new car in Carson City will cost you about $40 more beginning today because of a higher sales tax. That’s because of a local boost by one-eighth …

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Flume half marathon to be held Saturday at Lake Tahoe (9)

October 1, 2014 — 

The first Tahoe Flume Trail Fall Classic Half Marathon will be Saturday at 9 a.m. The race will begin at Spooner State Park with a briefing at 8:50 a.m. The …

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October 1, 2014 — 

Carson City Health Department’s food-service inspections for Sept. 25. All scores are on a 100-point scale, with points deducted depending on the severity of violations: Carson High School, cafeteria, 1111 …

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Past Pages for Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014 (11)

October 1, 2014 — 

140 Years Ago The charming actress, Miss Nielson, was enthusiastically received in San Francisco and has announced her return to this country from Ireland. She is as pretty as a …

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Silver City Arts Group meets Wednesday at Doodads Emporium (12)

September 30, 2014 — 

Silver City residents have developed a new group called Silver City Arts. The group meets once a month — the October meeting is on Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Doodads …

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Employee vaccinations protect profits during the flu season (13)

September 30, 2014 — 

Businesses’ bottom line could suffer if they don’t help their employees stay healthy this upcoming flu season. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 111 million workdays …

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National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (14)

September 30, 2014 — 

October marks the 30th year for the National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM) organization and its campaign for awareness, education and empowerment. Breast cancer is a topic that should be …

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When should I get a mammogram? (15)

September 30, 2014 — 

The controversy over mammograms continues: This past summer, results of a nearly 30-year Swedish study found that 30 percent fewer women die from breast cancer if screened regularly. What the …

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Community Bulletin Board (16)

September 30, 2014 — 

CURRENT Toastmasters Toastmasters Fallon every Thursday. If you are interested in developing stronger speaking and leadership skills, join us at Jerry’s Restaurant, 1801 W. Williams Ave., at 6 p.m. For …

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Father’s role sets the atmosphere (17)

September 30, 2014 — 

Saturday morning rain may have hindered Domestic Violence Intervention’s Rockin’ Purple Ride with just six participants and no police escort, but the rain didn’t hinder the message delivered by Nilzara …

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Stillwater Wildlife Refuge schedules free tours (18)

September 30, 2014 — 

Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge has scheduled five free guided public tours beginning Saturday at 9 a.m. and continuing once a month through February. “Early Fall and Winter are a great …

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Nevada Day Art Exhibit seeks regional artists for Oct. 25 show (19)

September 30, 2014 — 

The Nevada Artists Association invites local and regional artists and photographers to enter it’s 64th Annual “Nevada Day” Art Exhibit at Carson City’s Brewery Arts Center NAA Gallery. This judged …

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Eldorado National Forest reopens portions of King Fire area (20)

September 30, 2014 — 

Some popular recreation areas will be re-opened to the public today, announced Forest Supervisor Laurence Crabtree. Recreation areas such as the Rubicon Jeep Trail, Wrights Lake, Desolation Wilderness and the …

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