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Fallon doctor sentenced to community service

A Fallon doctor received community service Tuesday in District Court after pleading guilty to a weapons charge. Dr. Gary Ridenour was ordered to complete 100 hours of community service by Tenth Judicial District Court Judge Tom Stockard. Ridenour said he was “very remorseful” for the incident. Brandi Jensen, a special prosecutor from Fernley, said the community service was the best option for the gross misdemeanor charge. Ridenour pleaded guilty in May to one count of possession of tear gas, bombs or weapons. Jensen said Churchill County Sheriff’s deputies were called to Ridenour’s home on a domestic issue and discovered the …

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