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Thousands truckin’ to Chicago for final Grateful Dead shows (1)

July 3, 2015 — 

CHICAGO — The Grateful Dead is closing the lid on its storied half-century of concerts this weekend in Chicago, where a museum has captured the band’s prankster heart by displaying …

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Enjoy a free day at the state parks, canoe rides (2)

June 25, 2015 — 

CCMS One-Act Play CompetitionFour one-act plays will contend for first place during the spring Churchill County Middle School One-Act Play Competition. Churchill County High School thespians serve as directors for …

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CAC membership info and season brochure coming soon (3)

June 25, 2015 — 

The Churchill Arts Council is wrapping up negotiations for its 2015 – 2016 programs and activities and membership information and a brochure for upcoming events will be available next month.There …

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One Act plays begin at Carson City’s BAC (4)

June 12, 2015 — 

Proscenium Players, Inc., the second oldest continuously-operating theater company in Nevada will present a series of humorous One Act plays today, Saturday and Sunday at the Brewery Arts Center’s Performance …

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June 6, 2015 — 

CCMS One-Act Play CompetitionFour one-act plays will contend for first place during the spring Churchill County Middle School One-Act Play Competition. Churchill County High School thespians serve as directors for …

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First in-the-park concert features Creole twist (6)

June 6, 2015 — 

The first free in-the-park concert of the summer will present Jeffrey Broussard & the Creole Cowboys on June 20. The performance will be on the Centennial Stage in Oats Park …

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Vanderbilt never lived up to expectations (7)

June 6, 2015 — 

With an uptown name like Vanderbilt, one would think this19th century mining camp was something special.But despite its promoters’ best efforts, Vanderbilt, which was also called Vanderbilt City, never amounted …

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May 28, 2015 — 

CCMS One-Act Play CompetitionFour one-act plays will contend for first place during the spring Churchill County Middle School One-Act Play Competition. Churchill County High School thespians serve as directors for …

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Fernley author releases latest children’s book (9)

May 21, 2015 — 

Guardian Angel Publishing, Inc., recently released Fernley author, Mary Jean Kelso’s childrens’ book, “Little Lonnie Long Ears.”The story, geared toward younger children, carries a theme of learning to turn a …

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‘Dancing through Life’ to be presented in Carson City (10)

May 21, 2015 — 

Ayako’s Dance Studio, sponsored by Pinkerton Ballet Theatre is presenting ‘Dancing through Life’ at the Carson City Community Center, Bob Boldrick Theater at 7 p.m. Friday. ‘Dancing through Life’ follows …

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Roping event set for Carson City’s Fuji Park canceled (11)

May 20, 2015 — 

A National Team Roping Tour event originally scheduled for Memorial Day weekend at Carson City’s Fuji Park arena was canceled Tuesday, according to Tommy Lee of Tommy Lee Livestock.Lee said …

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Author’s novel inspired by at-risk youth (12)

May 14, 2015 — 

Writing, editing, and publishing a novel is no easy task, as Fallon author Leanna Lehman knows all too well. But on May 12, all of her hard work finally paid …

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Lakeside Shakespeare festival widens fare (13)

May 13, 2015 — 

The Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival, which attracted 30,000 patrons last year, is angling to top that this summer with an expanded bill of fare.That was the message of Rae W. …

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May 7, 2015 — 

CCMS One-Act Play CompetitionFour one-act plays will contend for first place during the spring Churchill County Middle School One-Act Play Competition. Churchill County High School thespians serve as directors for …

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The Arts Center presents a twist to ‘Sleeping Beauty’ (15)

May 7, 2015 — 

Buoyed by the success of last fall’s community production of “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers,” The Arts Center sponsored by Rising Sun Gallery presents a twist to an old favorite …

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Poet David Lee to read at Art Center (16)

May 7, 2015 — 

The poet David Lee will be in town to read from his latest collection, “Last Call” (Wings Press), on May 16 at the Art Center.There will be a meets-the-author reception …

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’The Partridge Family’ child star Suzanne Crough dies in Laughlin (17)

April 28, 2015 — 

LAS VEGAS — The youngest daughter on hit 1970s television show, “The Partridge Family,” has died. Suzanne Crough Condray, who played Tracy Partridge, died Monday in Laughlin, Nevada near Las …

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’American in Paris,’ ‘Fun Home’ get a leading 12 Tony noms (18)

April 28, 2015 — 

NEW YORK — The musicals “An American in Paris” and “Fun Home” each received a leading 12 Tony Award nominations on Tuesday, showing two very different sides of this Broadway …

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Genoa Cowboy festival rides into town this week (19)

April 28, 2015 — 

A painting of a faceless cowboy rounding up horses in the snow was selected as this year’s poster for the Genoa Cowboy Festival.Douglas County resident La Vonne La Tulip Vasick …

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Bryan Bowers to perform at Brewery Arts Center Saturday (20)

April 26, 2015 — 

Bryan Bowers will bring to Carson City Saturday night his heralded story telling, song writing and musical skills.They have been honed by a lifetime of laser beam interest in a …

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