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JoAnne Skelly: Gardening can be tough (1)

May 2, 2016 — 

Gardening can beat up an aging gardener. When we are young, we rarely think about the amount of strain various gardening activities put on different parts of our body. We …

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Past Pages for Tuesday, May 3, 2016 (2)

May 2, 2016 — 

150 Years AgoTroops. A detachment of 75 men of a California Cavalry Regiment en route to Fort Churchill looked in excellent condition and will gather laurels and scalps in pursing …

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The voices of Western Nevada College: Morres, Graham reflect on their time with Wildcat athletics (3)

May 2, 2016 — 

Editor’s note: This continues a series of articles on Western Nevada College intercollegiate athletics, which are being discontinued after the 2016 season.Anyone who has listened to them apply their craft …

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Nevada Appeal at 150: Nov. 29, 1955: New office building planned for Carson (4)

May 2, 2016 — 

A new three-story office building is going up in Carson City on the northwest corner of Ann and Plaza streets. The building, to be known as Carson Professional Building, will …

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Briefs filed with 9th Circuit in 1995 Carson City murder case (5)

May 2, 2016 — 

Nevada’s Attorney General has asked the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to reinstate the 20-year-old murder conviction of Peter Quinn Elvik arguing there is strong evidence he knew what he …

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Donations sought for deployed soldier (6)

May 2, 2016 — 

The Fernley Republican Women’s newest adopted soldier is SGG Victor Joecks, who is deployed to Kuwait with his Army National Guard unit. While on active duty, he is on leave …

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Nevada Supreme Court asked to block commerce tax referendum (7)

May 2, 2016 — 

The Nevada Supreme Court was told Monday the petition to repeal the commerce tax should be blocked for not strictly complying with the constitution.Matt Griffin representing the Coalition for Nevada’s …

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Bessie Minor Swift Foundation awards grant to Brewery Arts Center in Carson City (8)

May 2, 2016 — 

The Bessie Minor Swift Foundation, formed by the owners and founder of Swift Communications, has awarded the Brewery Arts Center in Carson City a $3,000 grant to help expand its …

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Video: Carson City leadership discusses water, roads and growth in Q&A (9)

May 1, 2016 — 

Carson City Mayor Bob Crowell and City Manager Nick Marano recently sat down with the Nevada Appeal to discuss two big issues for the city: water and streets. The following …

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The Cone Zone: Carson City downtown work to continue May 1-7 (10)

May 1, 2016 — 

Construction updates for May 1-7.North Carson Street will remain one lane in each direction. Sophia, Ann and Washington streets to the west of Carson Street will be closed to Curry …

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RSVP carnival returns to Mills Park Thursday through Sunday (11)

May 1, 2016 — 

Nevada Rural Counties Retired Senior Volunteer Program, better known as RSVP, is holding its second annual service event during its 31st spring fundraiser. The annual fundraiser, which includes carnival rides, …

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Nevada Appeal at 150: Jan. 19, 1977: President Ford pardons Vietnam War deserters (12)

May 1, 2016 — 

President Ford tentatively ordered honorable discharges for an estimated 700 military deserters who served in Vietnam and were wounded in action or decorated for valor. Ford said he wanted the …

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Saturday’s winning Calif. lotto numbers (13)

May 1, 2016 — 

Saturday night’s winning California lotto numbers were: Daily 3 Evening: 8-9-5; Daily 3 Midday: 0-6-8; Daily 4: 6-9-2-4; Daily Derby: 1st: 4 Big Ben; 2nd: 12 Lucky Charms; 3rd: 6 …

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Finality starting to set in for WNC softball (14)

May 1, 2016 — 

Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of articles on Western Nevada College intercollegiate athletics, which are being discontinued after the 2016 season.The seventh inning of the final …

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Walk for sexual assault awareness in Carson City (15)

May 1, 2016 — 

WNC students and supporters start the Sexual Assault Awareness Walk from the corner of West College Pkwy. and N. Carson St. Saturday morning. On arrival at the WNC campus, walkers …

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Carson City Board of Supervisors to continue discussion on budget (16)

May 1, 2016 — 

The Board of Supervisors is taking up the city’s 2017 fiscal year budget one last time before a vote to approve it May 19. The supervisors discussed the tentative $136.7 …

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Carson City road report for May 2-8 (17)

May 1, 2016 — 

The following information applies to the period of May 2-8. Work will continue on the Downtown Corridor improvement project on Carson Street. For details regarding traffic impacts from the Downtown …

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Carson City area senior lunch menus (18)

May 1, 2016 — 

Note: Menus for week of May 2 subject to change without notice. Choice of beverage included.Carson City Senior Citizens Center, 911 Beverly Dr.:MONDAY: Beef hot dogs, potato chips, three bean …

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Past Pages for Sunday, May 1, 2016 (19)

May 1, 2016 — 

150 Years AgoSardine Club. The piscatorial Sardinians went to the dams on the Carson River and took in some 52 splendid trout. They would have had excellent sport among the …

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Business briefs: Signature Landscapes expands with new partners (20)

May 1, 2016 — 

Signature Landscapes expands with new partners Tim Laskowski, Tim Scott and Sal Perez have been named partners of Signature Landscapes.Tim Laskowski is the installation division manager and senior estimator. He …

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