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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS (1)

November 20, 2014 — 

Kelso book signing Fernley author Mary Jean Kelso recently received word that two of her books are now in English Braille. A copy of the translation into braille of her …

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Fall is full of musicals (2)

November 20, 2014 — 

“Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” presents two more productions this weekend — tonight and Saturday at the Churchill County High School theater. Tickets are $10 for adults 13 and older …

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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS (3)

November 13, 2014 — 

Polar Express tickets selling fast Less days from departure, tickets aboard the 2014 Polar Express train are on the fast track to sell out. Even with the addition of more …

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Eureka: Proud of its history (4)

November 13, 2014 — 

History lives in every brick and stone building in the historic Central Nevada mining town of Eureka. In fact, with the possible exception of Virginia City, no other Silver State …

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Community musical features all-star cast (5)

November 13, 2014 — 

Rising Sun Gallery and Art Studio and the Fallon Community Theatre presents “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” Friday and Saturday and Nov. 20-22 at the Churchill County High School. Tickets …

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Carson City live entertainment (6)

November 12, 2014 — 

Craig Fletcher will perform with Mick Valentino at 6:30 p.m. today at Glen Eagles, 3700 N. Carson St. Fletcher will perform with Terri Campillo and Rocky Tatarelli at 6:30 p.m. …

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Enjoy the good life on the Napa Valley Wine Train (7)

November 6, 2014 — 

It’s a pleasant, sunny day and you’re sitting in a magnificently restored 1915-era Pullman dining car. A waiter stops to refill your glass with a delightful Napa Valley chardonnay. Outside …

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Author’s books translate into braille (8)

November 6, 2014 — 

Fernley author Mary Jean Kelso recently received word that two of her books are now in English Braille. A copy of the translation into braille of her children’s book, “Andy …

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Half of all stars may lie outside galaxies (9)

November 6, 2014 — 

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The universe may be full of reclusive stars — not washed-up Hollywood stars, but the kind lurking deep in the cosmos. Scientists reported Thursday that as …

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Scenic Nevada spots were discovering (10)

October 31, 2014 — 

There are few experiences as rewarding as venturing into the vast Nevada landscape to discover a place that hardly anyone has ever visited. Out beyond the cities and towns are …

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Photographic essay focuses on Fallon’s history (11)

October 31, 2014 — 

“Images of America: Fallon,” a photographic essay on the history of Fallon, edited by Michon Mackedon and Valerie J. Serpa, has just been released by Arcadia Press. The editors have …

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Grapevine Canyon is a true desert oasis (12)

October 23, 2014 — 

Despite appearances, Nevada’s desert landscape can be filled with life. A good example of this is Grapevine Canyon, located about eight miles northwest of Laughlin. The canyon boasts a waterfall …

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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS (13)

October 23, 2014 — 

CAPS Murder-Mystery dinner CAPS fundraiser at the Fallon Convention Center on Oct. 25 presents “Reno: 1930s,” a Murder Mystery Dinner followed by a live auction. There will be an all-you-can-eat …

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Common myths about Las Vegas (14)

October 16, 2014 — 

Everyone knows Las Vegas. And everyone knows everything there is to know about the city. Except when they don’t. The truth is that over the years few communities have been …

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Local Vice Figure Jailed (15)

October 9, 2014 — 

By Walt Mac Kenzie Nevada bagnio operator Joe Conforte was arrested Friday night on an extortion charge brought by District Attorney William Raggio, who said Conforte threatened him with public …

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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS (16)

October 9, 2014 — 

Anne of Green Gables The CCHS Advanced Theatre Class will present “Anne of Green Gables” on Oct. 10 & 11 at 7 p.m. in the CCHS Theatre. Megan Whittington plays …

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Clever slogans promote Nevada towns (17)

October 9, 2014 — 

Over the years, many Nevada communities have adopted colorful slogans to help set them apart from other places. Undoubtedly the most famous is Reno’s “Biggest Little City in the World” …

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Classic film series begins tonight (18)

October 3, 2014 — 

Fallon hosts classic film series tonight …

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Kansas agents here to grill murder suspects (19)

October 3, 2014 — 

While law officials of Garden City, Kan., appealed Saturday to the public as to the whereabouts of a portable radio missing from the home of the murdered Herbert W. Clutter …

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Before it was Nevada History ... It was news: Officials call MGM fire worst in Vegas history (20)

October 2, 2014 — 

At least 81 people were killed and hundreds more injured Friday morning when fire raced through the MGM Grand Hotel in the second-worst hotel fire in the nation’s history. Most …

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