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Flash flood warning issues from noon to 9 p.m. today (1)

July 7, 2015 — 

A flash flood warning is in effect from noon to 9 p.m. today for Carson City the greater Lake Tahoe area and southern Lyon County.The National Weather Service says strong …

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Nevada Appeal at 150: June 18, 1965: On way to major leagues: Terry Graham to sign with Minnesota Twins later today (2)

July 7, 2015 — 

June 18, 1965Terry Graham to sign with Minnesota Twins later todayTerry Graham, an all-around star at Carson City High School, will sign a professional baseball contract with the Minnesota Twins …

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Past Pages for Tuesday, July 7, 2015 (3)

July 7, 2015 — 

150 Years AgoFish. Trout were never so numerous as they are at Walker River. A party of three or four going out for a short time one day this week …

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Carson City RACC OKs downtown design at 30% percent (4)

July 7, 2015 — 

A design nearly a third done outlining downtown traffic and street life changes won endorsement from Carson City’s Redevelopment Authority Citizens Committee (RACC) Monday night.The RACC is one of two …

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Michael Hohl hosting Reno Corvette Club Show & Shine July 19 (5)

July 6, 2015 — 

More than 50 Corvettes will compete for Best in Class and Best of Show trophies at Michael Hohl Motor Company’s fifth annual Reno Corvette Club Show & Shine from 10 …

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Lyon County experiences flash flooding over Fourth of July weekend (6)

July 6, 2015 — 

Lyon County experienced heavy rainfall over the holiday weekend which caused flash flooding throughout the county.Areas impacted include: Smith Valley: Upper Colony Road was impacted with mud flows. Public Works …

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Photo gallery: Fourth of July in Carson City (7)

July 5, 2015 — 

Images from the RSVP Fourth of July Carnival at Mills Park and Saturday night’s fireworks display …

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Carson City members celebrate Salvation Army’s 150th birthday (8)

July 5, 2015 — 

To celebrate the Salvation Army’s 150th birthday, Lts. Mark and Leslie Cyr and staff and volunteers at Carson City’s location have been out passing out food at the local hotels …

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Carson City road report for July 6-12 (9)

July 5, 2015 — 

The following information applies to the period of July 6-12:Beginning Monday, July 6, Clear Creek Avenue will be closed to through traffic between Frontage Road and Center Drive due to …

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Carson Relay for Life slated for Saturday (10)

July 5, 2015 — 

Relay for Life participants battle cancer via energy and momentum much as relay runners battle competitors, but the goal is to raise money rather than pass the baton or reach …

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Sen. Dean Heller visits Smith Valley Library (11)

July 5, 2015 — 

U. S. Sen. Dean Heller and his wife, Lynne Heller, visited Smith Valley Branch Library on July 2. The library is hosting one more reading program this summer. For details, …

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Carson City’s Paris Regan state finalist in National American Miss Pageant (12)

July 5, 2015 — 

Paris Regan, a 17-year-old Carson High School student, was chosen as a state finalist in the National American Miss Nevada Pageant 2015 set for July 10-11 at JW Marriott Las …

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Past Pages for Sunday, July 5, 2015 (13)

July 5, 2015 — 

150 Years AgoHorse spectacles. Dobbins, a horse in Philadelphia, has been driven 20 years and is experiencing loss of eyesight. His master made a pair of horse spectacles, and now …

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Carson City’s Carol and Paul Farmer celebrate 60th anniversary (14)

July 5, 2015 — 

Carol A. and Paul L. Farmer of Carson City celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Wednesday. The Farmers, who met in high school, were married July 1, 1955, in Covina, Calif. …

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Magic The Gathering donation to Carson City Library (15)

July 5, 2015 — 

Assistant Librarian Aubrey White sorts through several thousand Magic The Gathering cards at the Carson City Library. DK’s Sierra Mountain Comics donated the trading card game to the library teen …

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Carson City Visitors Bureau is partnering with Yonder (16)

July 5, 2015 — 

Carson City’s Visitors Bureau is partnering with Yonder, an outdoor recreation mobile app and platform, in a bid to lure outdoor enthusiasts to visit Nevada’s capital.Noting the community recently was …

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Business briefly: Realtor Tim Bloom joins RCM Realty Group (17)

July 4, 2015 — 

Tim Bloom, an active member of the commercial real estate industry since 1982, recently joined the team at RCM Realty Group. Bloom has been primarily focused on investment brokerage with …

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Carson City veteran receives Recycled Ride (18)

July 4, 2015 — 

Michael Atkinson of Carson City was awarded a refurbished vehicle Saturday morning thanks to the National Auto Body Council’s Recycled Rides Program at Western Nevada College. Atkinson received a 2006 …

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Feds prepare to turn over Washington Fire to locals (19)

July 4, 2015 — 

Genoa, Nev. — Federal firefighters working the 17,790-acre Washington Fire are preparing to pack their bags and turn the blaze over to local authorities.They leave with the fire 94 percent …

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Why today?: Thunderstorms and flash flood warnings (20)

July 4, 2015 — 

The Fourth of July will have extra fireworks thanks to Mother Nature.The National Weather Service in Reno is predicting a 40-60 percent of thunderstorms in Churchill County and central Nevada …

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