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Children learn about farms at Fuji Park (1)

April 19, 2014 — 

From composting and organic farming to raising animals for slaughter, children learned about the source of their food and fiber during the annual Capital City Farm Days on Thursday and …

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Faith: Good Friday is not a funeral (2)

April 19, 2014 — 

There are many things that are earth shattering and life changing. But are none as impacting as the three days that changed the world. What a glorious and splendorous weekend …

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Past Pages for Saturday, April 19, 2014 (3)

April 19, 2014 — 

140 years ago John B. Winters has a valuable cinnabar ledge in California, says the Enterprise. It was located last winter, and a tunnel started for the ledge is not …

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Board OKs $2.7M for 911 and landfill (4)

April 17, 2014 — 

Updating the community’s 911 communications system and a landfill upgrade secured support from Carson City’s Board of Supervisors on Thursday when a medium-term debt obligation for up to $2.7 million …

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Easter egg hunts planned this weekend (5)

April 17, 2014 — 

• The annual Carson City Kiwanis Easter Egg Hunt will be Saturday at Centennial Park, with 12,000 eggs. It will begin with a hunt designated for children with special needs …

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Past Pages for Friday, April 18, 2014 (6)

April 17, 2014 — 

140 years ago William’s mill. Work on this new mill, at Benton, is being pushed ahead vigorously. Creasers teams, having irons for the mill, are expected to arrive at Columbus …

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City manager hopefuls all make the final cut (7)

April 17, 2014 — 

All five of the city manager candidates vying to head Carson City’s government staff cleared Thursday’s hurdle and will be interviewed by the Board of Supervisors on May 2. The …

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Board develops plans for medical pot firms (8)

April 17, 2014 — 

Medical marijuana captured a lengthy slice of Thursday’s Carson City Board of Supervisors morning meeting, with city staffers being directed to draft an ordinance on zoning and oversight. No formal …

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Carson City sales-tax hike again clearing hurdles (9)

April 17, 2014 — 

City government’s sales-tax increase went through Carson City’s Board of Supervisors on Thursday like a not-so-instant replay called same song, second verse. Voting 4-1 with Supervisor Jim Shirk again dissenting, …

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Carson City health inspections for April 10 (10)

April 17, 2014 — 

Carson City Health Department’s food-service inspections for April 10. All scores are on a 100-point scale, with points deducted depending on the severity of violations: Artisan Bakeworks & Cafe, caterer, …

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Join Fallon alumni group to honor Sara Parsons (11)

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 (12)

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 (13)

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 (14)

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 (15)

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 (16)

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 (17)

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 (18)

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 (19)

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 (20)

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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