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East Fork Firefighters raise $9,000 for cancer research

March 24, 2017 — GARDNERVILLE – The East Fork Professional Firefighters Association raised nearly $9,000 for cancer research in March by participating in the Scott Firefighter Stair Climb in Seattle and St. Baldrick's in Carson City. Firefighters Chad Sheldrew, Troy Valenzuela, Torril Purvis, Kevin May, Matt Smith and Steve […]

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Campagni matches $10K donation to B&G Clubs

March 24, 2017 — Dick Campagni, owner of Carson City Toyota Scion and the Campagni Auto Group, issues an annual challenge to Carson City – he'll match your donations to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Nevada dollar for dollar up to $10,000 during March and April. This […]

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Craft fair and merchants expo coming to Nugget in Carson City

March 24, 2017 — The Banquet Room of the Carson Nugget will be transformed into a craft fair and merchants expo from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 9. Offering free admission and a raffle, the event is presented by Northern Nevada Home Based Business, a network whose goal […]

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Dog obedience classes to start at Dayton Valley Dog Park

March 24, 2017 — Dog obedience classes at Dayton Valley Dog Park are set to begin at 5 p.m. April 23 and continue for six weeks. The cost is $120 per dog with a discount available for additional dogs. The trainer will be Sarah Anderson, who has more than […]

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Pizza Factory raising funds to help Carson City man fighting for his life

March 23, 2017 — Pizza Factory at 3120 Highway 50 is hosting a fundraiser to benefit a Carson City father fighting for his life. Paul Guzzetta, 36, underwent emergency surgery on Feb. 2 for an infection that began in his mouth and rapidly spread to his chest. He has […]

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Easter egg hunt planned at Mormon Station park in Genoa

March 22, 2017 — Hop over to Mormon Station State Historic Park in Genoa for the 2nd Annual Cotton Tails Easter celebration. Enjoy a scrumptious pancake brunch, followed by an Easter egg hunt, lawn games, face-painting, a photo booth and more. Rumor has it the Easter Bunny will be […]

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Eagle Valley Golf Course in Carson City hosting couples tournament March 26

March 21, 2017 — Eagle Valley Golf Course is the site of a couples golf tournament on March 26. The two-player best-ball tournament will have a shotgun start at 9 a.m. For information or to sign up, call 775-887-2380.

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Douglas County Public Library in Minden to screen live-action ‘Alice in Wonderland’

March 21, 2017 — The Douglas County Public Library is hosting another First Saturday of the Month Family Movie. The live-action movie, "Alice in Wonderland," rated PG, will be shown at 2 p.m. April 1 in the meeting room at the Minden branch, 1625 Library Lane. The movie and […]

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‘The Legend of the Washo Gold’ novel by Jon Budd centres on Washoe Tribe

March 20, 2017 — An adventure-fiction novel about the struggle of the Washo American Indians during the infamous 1849 California Gold Rush is available. "The Legend of the Washo Gold" by Jon Budd uses ancient Washoe mythology to tell a story of how the tribe eventually prospered during tumultuous […]

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Firsthand accounts to be offered at Holocaust remembrance event in Reno

March 20, 2017 — The chance to hear from Holocaust survivors and World War II veterans who took part in liberation missions is being offered April 25. Holocaust Remembrance: Survivors & Liberators, a free event to honor those whose lives were altered by the Holocaust, is being presented by […]

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Huddle Northern Nevada meeting planned in Carson City

March 20, 2017 — Huddle Northern Nevada, a subsidiary of the Women's March, is a grass roots organization concerned with state and national policies. It meets bimonthly to discuss letter writing and phone campaigns directed at local and national representatives. Members also discuss updates concerning protest and marches in […]

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Local author Ken Beaton to be on hand at Carson City Wine Walk

March 20, 2017 — Ken Beaton and his book, "The Bulldog Brigade: Every Day Red and Gray," will be at Morley's Books during the Carson City Wine Walk on April 1. Those who stop by are invited to buy a book and have their picture taken with Codi, a […]

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Nutrition Unlimited in Gardnerville partnering with nonprofit Pets of the Homeless

March 20, 2017 — Nutrition Unlimited was welcomed by the national nonprofit Pets of the Homeless as a new donation site. Donations of pet food and supplies can be taken to 1507 Highway 395, Suite A, Gardnerville, that will be delivered to a local food bank, homeless shelter or […]

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Carson City Roadrunners RV Club to meet March 23

March 17, 2017 — Carson City Roadrunners RV Club will have its March meeting from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, March 23, at Grandma Hattie's in Carson City. The club has openings for new members who enjoy camping with self-contained RVs. For information, call Jan Baldwin at 775-882-2006.

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Carson City Photo Club to meet March 21

March 17, 2017 — Due to a scheduling conflict, the Carson City Photo Club will be meeting a week earlier this month at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 21, at the Carson City Sheriff's Office. Attendees are asked to enter through the west door. All levels of photographers are welcome. […]

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Volunteers needed at Saturday’s Carson City Trash Mob

March 17, 2017 — Muscle Powered is looking for volunteers to help clean litter from the paved path that parallels the north side of Highway 50 in Carson City. The monthly Trash Mob is taking place from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday, March 18. Volunteers, who will be supplied […]

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Carson City Senior Center, Sheriffs form senior education program

March 16, 2017 — The Carson City Senior Center and Sheriff Ken Furlong announced Thursday they're partnering with Carson Fire to form a new senior education program encompassing issues related to public safety and health. "We are excited to bring back this educational component of the former Triad program," […]

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Guns and Hoses: Firefighters event April 23-24

March 16, 2017 — The Carson City Firefighters Association is hosting its fifth annual Guns and Hoses charity event April 23 and 24. The event includes a sporting clays competition and a golf tournament with all proceeds benefiting the Northern Nevada Children's Cancer Foundation. The event is hosted by […]

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New class in Carson City to offer simple movements and guided meditations

March 16, 2017 — Deborah Stevenson is offering a Sheng Zhen Qigong class of simple movements and guided meditations. The course is suitable for beginners, seniors, non-yogies and anyone who has an interest in meditation but "can't sit still." Qigong means "energy in motion" and its purpose is to […]

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Open house to showcase historic Wungnema house in Carson City

March 16, 2017 — The Foundation for Carson City Parks & Recreation (FCCPR) is holding an Open House at the Wungnema House in Mills Park Sunday, March 19, from 2 to 5 p.m. The building is accessible by the Park entrance on Saliman Road, opposite the high school. Admission […]

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