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Nevada to receive $6.7 million in Homeland Security grant (1)

August 29, 2015 — 

Nevada’s Division of Emergency Management has received $6,734,500 in two federal homeland security grants.A spokesman said the money will fund programs to improve emergency preparedness throughout the state. The money …

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Teri Vance: Getting a jump start on life (2)

August 29, 2015 — 

It was a bittersweet moment walking out of Dayton High School on Friday, having just finished my first teaching job for Western Nevada College’s Jump Start program. I taught the …

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Friday’s winning Calif. lotto numbers (3)

August 29, 2015 — 

Friday night’s winning California lotto numbers were: Daily 3 Evening: 4-8-5; Daily 3 Midday: 5-4-3; Daily 4: 6-1-6-7; Daily Derby: 1st: 3 Hot Shot; 2nd: 8 Gorgeous George; 3rd: 10 …

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Scientists, locals partner to combat Lake Tahoe’s invasive species (4)

August 29, 2015 — 

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Public agencies are teaming with private residents and business owners to combat nonnative species threatening some of Lake Tahoe’s famed nearshore ecosystems.The partnership follows a strategy …

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Religion briefs: Back 40 at Carson City’s First Baptist block party today (5)

August 29, 2015 — 

Back 40 featured at First Baptist block party todayThe Back 40 Band will be featured at First Baptist Church’s block party to be held from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. …

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Faith & Insight: American, the church & abortion (6)

August 29, 2015 — 

Recently, the world mourned the loss of Cecil the lion. This majestic and famous lion was tragically killed when it appeared he was lured off of a protective park in …

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Trina Machacek: Snakes from a 4-wheeler (7)

August 29, 2015 — 

Some 10 or more years ago we entered the 4-wheeler world. For the first couple of years we rode someone else’s 4-wheeler. But soon it was clear even though we …

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Past Pages for Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015 (8)

August 29, 2015 — 

150 years agoThe settlers of Camp Independence (Owen’s River Valley) are to be afforded adequate protection hereafter. We published a day or two since the order for the return of …

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Nevada Appeal at 150: Oct. 8, 1959: Biological freak — doe with horns found in Carson (9)

August 29, 2015 — 

This continues the Appeal’s review of news stories and headlines during its Sesquicentennial year. …

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Western Nevada College in Carson City opening ‘Wind on the Sea, Tracks in the Sand’ by Victor Sandblom (10)

August 29, 2015 — 

“Wind on the Sea, Tracks in the Sand,” an exhibit of watercolors by Victor Sandblom, is opening Monday at Western Nevada College in Carson City. The exhibit showcases landscapes in …

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ALS ice bucket challenge ‘balloons’ up in Carson City (11)

August 29, 2015 — 

The ice bucket challenge for fundraising to help combat ALS takes on a drought-induced twist Sunday at Butler Meats in Carson City.David Theiss of Butler Meats in Frontier Plaza, whose …

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Construction lethargy looking like history in Carson City (12)

August 29, 2015 — 

Carson City building permits were solid last month and more were coming, Lee Plemel, Community Development Department director, said Friday.“Overall building permits were up the last couple of months,” he …

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Carson Tahoe Health’s HopeFest raises $120,000 for cancer patient support (13)

August 28, 2015 — 

More than $120,000 was raised through sponsorships, and sale of raffle tickets, food and beverage during the 5th annual HopeFest hosted by the Carson Tahoe Health Foundation.All of the proceeds …

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Wildlife officials kill ‘aggressive’ 450-pound bear at North Lake Tahoe (14)

August 28, 2015 — 

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — The Nevada Department of Wildlife killed a black bear on Tuesday after it was deemed a public safety threat for displaying overly bold behavior at North …

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New traffic signal at U.S. 50 and Fortune Drive in Dayton (15)

August 28, 2015 — 

The Nevada Department of Transportation and Lyon County Public Works are reminding motorists to be aware of a new traffic signal installed at U.S. 50 and Fortune Drive in Dayton.The …

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Carson City MAC construction on schedule (16)

August 27, 2015 — 

Christmas comes but once annually, and this year Carson City’s multi-purpose athletic center is likely to come with it.Barring any unexpected construction blockage, according to the main contractor and city …

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Thursday’s winning Calif. lotto numbers (17)

August 27, 2015 — 

Thursday night’s winning California lotto numbers were: Daily 3 Evening: 6-7-5; Daily 3 Midday: 2-7-9; Daily 4: 3-6-1-7; Daily Derby: 1st: 11 Money Bags; 2nd: 4 Big Ben; 3rd: 5 …

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Sandoval names Cates Director of Administration (18)

August 27, 2015 — 

Gov. Brian Sandoval has named deputy Wildlife Department Director as his new head of the Department of Administration.The department’s structure was greatly modified by the 2015 Legislature, which separated most …

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Past Pages for Friday, Aug. 28, 2015 (19)

August 27, 2015 — 

150 years agoIndian skirmish. A correspondent of the Sacramento Union writing from Smoke Creek, Roop County, about 50 miles east of Susanville, under date of Aug. 12, says: Captain W.L. …

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Nevada Appeal at 150: July 29, 1915: American occupation of Haiti begins (20)

August 27, 2015 — 

This continues the Appeal’s review of news stories and headlines during its Sesquicentennial year. …

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