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Group generates grins in downtown Carson City

More than a dozen people — and about half as many dogs — gathered in front of the Legislature on Monday afternoon, waving signs and cheering at passing cars in a demonstration of positive mantras. “It’s not a protest; it’s a happiness sprinkling,” explained Gwynne Cunningham of Carson City. “When I drive down here, I always see people protesting. I never see anything happy. I wanted to get out here and spread some happiness.” Sharon Brown of Washoe Valley organized the demonstration after learning about it on Facebook. The project started in 2012, when Laura Lavigne found a print shop …

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