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American Legion delivers Thanksgiving dinners to seniors (1)

November 27, 2014 — 

American Legion Community Outreach Volunteers: From military personnel stationed at NAS Fallon, veterans, retirees and community members, they all work together to make this a meaningful Thanksgiving for Churchill County …

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Giving Thanks (2)

November 27, 2014 — 

Christian Life Center served Thanksgiving dinners to hundreds of residents on Sunday at the Fallon Convention Center. The community dinner fed residents and Naval Air Station Fallon personnel and their …

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Take the stress out of holiday cooking (3)

November 27, 2014 — 

This year, nearly 70 percent of people will cook all or part of a holiday meal. For some, that could mean cooking enough food for at least nine or more …

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Ira Hansen not guilty in Churchill trapping case (4)

November 26, 2014 — 

Embattled Sparks lawmaker Ira Hansen was on the winning end of his yearlong battle on Wednesday regarding illegal trapping in Churchill County. Hansen, who stepped down as Speaker of the …

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Auto accident (5)

November 25, 2014 — 

A two-car collision at Allen Road and Sheckler slowed traffic before 5 p.m. on Tuesday. The Nevada Highway Patrol responded to the accident. No information is available including any injuries. …

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Steak and champagne (6)

November 25, 2014 — 

We all have our special traditions at this time of the year. Our family always held hands to say a benediction and then each told what they were most thankful …

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PERS premium to increase again in coming biennium (7)

November 25, 2014 — 

The retirement premium paid by state workers and other non-police/fire public employees will increase again this coming biennium. Actuaries recommended and the Public Employees Retirement Board approved a 2.25 percent …

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Voice of the Community (8)

November 25, 2014 — 

Sen. Reid’s vindictiveness Editor: The blatantly vindictive action by Sen. Reid to declare some 3 million acres of Southern Nevada, parts of it used for decades in Cliven Bundy’s ranching …

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NUMA HONOR ROLL (9)

November 25, 2014 — 

First quarter 4th Grade A Honor Roll Brooks, Erin Buchanan, Titan Christy, Cameron Ellis, Lucas Escartin, Corel Holt, Sam Huckaby, Tanner Johnson, Connor McKnight, Saniya Miller, Melody Moon, Steven Nichols, …

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Science-based motivation (10)

November 25, 2014 — 

Looking for effective motivation to get more active? You’re certainly not alone. The good news is that science may have some answers for you. Physical activity provides feel-good chemicals to …

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Military group pledges $300K to university (11)

November 25, 2014 — 

The University of Nevada, Reno was named for the second year in a row a top military-friendly school by the Military Advanced Education journal. The Nevada Military Support Alliance presented …

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Doctors’ advice for healthy winter skin (12)

November 25, 2014 — 

The strong rays of the summer sun may have faded, but before you stash that sunscreen and worry less about protecting your skin, consider this: Winter air is a lot …

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Remember traditional Thanksgivings (13)

November 25, 2014 — 

The Thanksgiving weekend focuses on the tradition of families assembling to enjoy each other’s company, a game of football and a turkey dinner with all the trimmings. In what has …

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Remaining crewman tell of the Doolittle Raid on Japan (14)

November 25, 2014 — 

WASHINGTON (NNS) — Two of the four surviving air crewmen of the “Doolittle Raid,” Retired Col. Dick Cole (USAF) and Lt. Col. Edward Saylor, (USAF) attended a luncheon earlier this …

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Off to grandma’s house (15)

November 25, 2014 — 

A slightly improved economy and lower gas prices may have given Americans more of a reason to travel — and travel farther — this Thanksgiving weekend. It appears, though, the …

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CASA program swears in volunteers (16)

November 25, 2014 — 

The first group of Court Appointed Special Advocates was recently sworn in in at District Court. Program Director De Vere Karlson said she is thrilled with the nine CASAs that …

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Nevadans set state sing-along record (17)

November 25, 2014 — 

On Friday, the Nevada 150 Commission received official verification the state set the record for the “Most People Singing A State Song at Once” with 45,553 Nevadans participating. As one …

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Prevent the holiday bulge: Healthy eating tips (18)

November 25, 2014 — 

The holidays and their food celebrations are almost here! Sound wonderful? Many love the holidays, but dread the annual resolution to lose weight. Consider this: if you eat 500 extra …

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Holiday events - Nov. 26 (19)

November 25, 2014 — 

craft fairs CCMS craft fair The Churchill County Middle School at 650 S. Maine St. is having its annual Christmas Craft Fair on Dec.5 from 6-9 p.m. and on Dec. …

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Tea Party protests president’s action (20)

November 25, 2014 — 

The Las Vegas Tea Party set up a protest rally Friday to let President Barack Obama (who was in Las Vegas that day) know that his executive order on immigration …

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