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Hikes, star-viewing and other events set at Fort Churchill State Historic Park

September 19, 2017 — Fort Churchill State Historic Park is offering a variety of ranger-led programs during the month of October. Programs highlight the area's rich history and abundant natural resources. History Hike: Bring your walking shoes and join the park interpreter for a short hike (less than a […]

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Douglas County Public Library in Minden to temporarily close for upgrades

September 19, 2017 — The Douglas County Public Library will be closed Oct. 2-7 for upgrades to the collection. Returns will be available via the outdoor book drop. Service by phone will not be available. The library will resume its regular schedule at 10 a.m. Oct. 9. The library […]

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Carson City site of free forum about potential Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump

September 19, 2017 — A free forum at 6 p.m. Oct. 10 in Carson City will discuss the development of Yucca Mountain as a potential nuclear waste dump as well as opposition surrounding the project. The forum, titled Yucca Mountain 101, will feature Marta Adams, special deputy attorney general, […]

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Sand Harbor overlook hike planned for Sept. 30 and Oct. 1

September 18, 2017 — Join a park ranger for a guided hike to the Sand Harbor overlook. The hike is a four-mile loop and offers views of Sand Harbor. The hike is moderately difficult, and participants will need to bring water, lunch, sunscreen, a hat and sturdy hiking boots. […]

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Inaugural Picnic on the Comstock coming to Silver City on Sept. 30

September 18, 2017 — An inaugural picnic aimed at gathering Democrats and Progressives from across Northern Nevada is planned for Sept. 30 in Silver City. The Comstock Democratic Club and the Silver City Small Actions Committee are sponsoring Picnic on the Comstock from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at […]

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Next election cycle topic of Douglas County Democratic Women luncheon

September 18, 2017 — Broadcast journalist Jon Ralston will be discussing the political climate for the 2018/2020 elections at the next Douglas County Democratic Women luncheon. The luncheon will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Oct. 2 at the Carson Valley Inn in Minden. The cost is $20 […]

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Douglas County Genealogy Group to meet Thursday

September 18, 2017 — The Douglas County Genealogy Group will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, in the Carson Valley Medical Center Room at the Douglas County Community and Senior Center on Waterloo Lane. This week's program is a panel discussion of new and experienced genealogy researchers. Panelist […]

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Model T Ford Club to gather Tuesday in Carson City

September 18, 2017 — The Silver State Model T Ford Club will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19, at Red's Old 395 Grill, 1055 S. Carson St. An optional dinner will precede the program at 6 p.m. Anyone interested in Model T Ford cars or trucks is welcome […]

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Job fair to fill restaurant positions at Nugget in Sparks

September 15, 2017 — A career fair is planned to fill positions at Game On, the new sports bar opening at the Nugget Casino Resort in Sparks. The fair will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 20 in the Redwood Rooms, located on the casino's second floor. […]

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Citizenship study class to start Sept. 30 in Carson City

September 15, 2017 — The Carson City Library is holding a 12-week U.S. citizenship study class in the Digitorium starting Sept. 30 from 2 to 4 p.m. Sponsoring the class is the ESL In-Home Program of Northern Nevada. The curriculum handouts will be provided for each person attending. For […]

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Dayton Valley Days festival to return this weekend

September 15, 2017 — The Dayton Valley Days celebration opens Saturday and runs through Sunday and invites visitors to the historic streets of Dayton to check out the Carson & Colorado Railroad "speeder rides." The rides, geared for all ages, will be on the railroad track at the corner […]

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Jewelry sale in Carson City to benefit Meals on Wheels

September 15, 2017 — A plethora of jewelry will be available for sale on Sept. 21 and 22 to benefit the Carson City Senior Center's meals program. The center's sale of gently used jewelry from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the main lobby of the center, 911 Beverly […]

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Thomas the Tank Engine train rides returning to Virginia City

September 15, 2017 — Thomas the Tank Engine invites little engineers to team up with him for a day of family fun at Day Out with Thomas: The Friendship Tour 2017. Thomas will pull into the V&T Railroad in Virginia City on Oct. 20, 21, 22, 27, 28 and […]

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SENIOR MENU

September 14, 2017 — William N. Pennington Life Center (Churchill County Senior Center) 952 S. Maine St. Fallon, NV 89406 775-423-7096 Monday-Friday Monday: Apple topped pork chops, green salad, tomatoes, baked sweet potatoes, wheat bread and crisped rice treats Tuesday: Liver and onions or chopped beef, sliced tomatoes, mashed […]

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business licenses

September 14, 2017 — New Business for the Month of August 2017 American Innovative Materials 186 Industrial Way Fallon, Nevada, 89406 604-685-9700 Mining Canarc Resource Corp. (Owner) AMS Stores dba Taylor Mini Mart 301 North Taylor Street Fallon, Nevada, 89406 775-423-5462 Convenience Store Manpreet K. Lail (Owner) Crisngem Customized […]

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Carson City Historical Society to meet Sept. 24

September 14, 2017 — The Carson City Historical Society is holding a general meeting at 1:30 p.m. Sept. 24. The meeting will be held in the Foreman-Roberts Carriage House at 1207 N. Carson St. and is open to all members and friends of the Society. Light refreshments will be […]

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Public input sought as search gets underway for new WNC president

September 14, 2017 — Nevada System of Higher Education Chancellor Dr. Thom Reilly and Board Chairman Kevin J. Page plan to visit WNC on Monday to gather information for naming an acting or interim president at the college. They will meet with the WNC Institutional Advisory Committee, Foundation and […]

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Nevada Humane Society in Carson City and Reno urgently needs cat food

September 14, 2017 — Nevada Humane Society has an urgent need: donations of dry food for adult cats. Each day, dozens of cats and kittens arrive at the shelter. Shelter staff say this time of year those numbers are especially high, and the supply of cat and kitten food […]

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Fall craft and bake sale in Dayton to benefit local seniors

September 14, 2017 — Handmade crafts, baked goods, knitted items and more will be offered in a sale to benefit the Dayton Senior Center. The center's annual fall craft and bake sale is returning from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 21 at the center, 320 Old Dayton Valley […]

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6th Annual Fall in Love Bridal Show returning to Genoa

September 14, 2017 — The grand prize at the 6th Annual Fall in Love Festival Bridal Show is a wedding set at the East Fork Ranch and valued at $15,000. One bride-to-be will win the wedding at the bridal show, which will be from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. […]

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