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Tuesday’s winning Calif. lotto numbers

January 18, 2017 — Tuesday night’s winning California lotto numbers were: Daily 3 Evening: 7-6-4; Daily 3 Midday: 5-2-5; Daily 4: 9-5-8-4. Daily Derby: 1st: 9 Winning Spirit; 2nd: 2 Lucky Star; 3rd: 7 Eureka; Race Time: 1:45.42; Fantasy 5: 03-11-15-21-28; Mega Millions: 20-31-54-56-59, Mega Ball: 3; Megaplier 5. […]

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Kit Carson made history 170 years ago

January 18, 2017 — Editor’s note: The following is the first of two editions about Kit Carson and early Nevada history. There was no difficulty recognizing the figure astride a white horse leading a column of U.S. Army scouts on an extraordinary 145-mile expedition that began 170 years ago […]

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Carson City health inspections for Jan. 13, 2017

January 18, 2017 — Carson City Health Department’s food-service inspections for Jan. 13. All scores are on a 100-point scale, with points deducted depending on the severity of violations: Pizza Hut, 2441 N. Carson St., scored 100 points. Wingstop, 3965 S. Carson St., scored 99 points. Plastic eating utensils […]

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Past Pages for Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017

January 18, 2017 — 150 Years Ago Thanks to George Lewis: The construction by George Lewis of the crosswalk at the intersection of Carson and King streets (that is the occasion of public thanks) and for a bottle of 99-year-old pale brandy for the editor. 130 Years Ago Insane […]

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Natural Living: Transitioning into New Year of Enlightenment

January 18, 2017 — We create New Year’s resolutions as a way to start over and maybe even create a whole new us. But often those promising resolutions fail before they ever really begin. Perhaps we’re just making the wrong resolutions. What if there was one New Year’s resolution […]

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Get Healthy Carson City: Stay active through winter

January 18, 2017 — This column appears in the Nevada Appeal Wednesday health pages. It addresses topics related to the health of our community. The weather outside is frightful, but with a little preparation, you can still find delight in spending time outdoors. Active commuting, like walking and biking, […]

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Eyemart Express opening doors in Carson City

January 18, 2017 — Eyemart Express is opening its second Nevada location in Carson City. The eyewear retailer is opening a store at 4530 S. Carson St. on Jan. 30. The store offers optometry service, an in-house lab, and one-hour order fulfillment on eye glasses. “Busy people who work […]

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Nine Carson City proposed road projects to go to RTC

January 17, 2017 — A list of nine proposed road projects for the next fiscal year go to the Regional Transportation Commission for its approval next month. The city expects to have about $1.6 million in RTC capital funds in 2017-2018 to spend on roads, Patrick Pittenger, Carson City […]

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JoAnne Skelly: Water, water everywhere

January 16, 2017 — I’m getting pretty tired of fighting water and snow. Yes, the water is great to restore groundwater and reservoirs. Yes, it’s great for the trees. Yes, snowpack is essential for future water storage. But battling a rising creek with sandbags and pumping out 12 inches […]

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Past Pages for Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017

January 16, 2017 — 150 Years Ago Runaway: Weaver Blasdel went on a sleigh ride and his horses got frightened and ran away. They smashed the sleigh all to flinders, and left Weaver with an ugly bruised leg. 130 Years Ago Herrmann’s wonderful Japanese mystery: The great disappearing of […]

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Raising the bar with fundraiser in Carson City

January 16, 2017 — One group of Carson City women spent their holiday raising the bar, by raising their glasses. The Girls Bar Triathlon held its 6th annual Martin Luther King Day bar crawl to raise money for local charities. The 20 women visited three local bars — MJ’s […]

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Monday’s winning Calif. lotto numbers

January 16, 2017 — Monday night’s winning California lotto numbers were: Daily 3 Evening: 7-0-3; Daily 3 Midday: 8-8-1; Daily 4: 3-7-9-3; Daily Derby: 1st: 9 Winning Spirit; 2nd: 3 Hot Shot; 3rd: 1 Gold Rush; Race Time: 1:45.09; Fantasy 5: 03-08-10-18-31. The jackpot for today’s Mega Millions drawing […]

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Nevada’s oldest WWII vet special guest to Gov. Brian Sandoval

January 16, 2017 — Phyllis Anker Bendure, 97, was more than just a sergeant during World War II. Nevada’s oldest living WWII veteran also was a teacher in the military and in northern Nevada schools. She was a trusted aide and delivered top-secret information, and had tea with presidents’ […]

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Saturday’s winning Calif. lotto numbers

January 15, 2017 — Saturday night’s winning California lotto numbers were: Daily 3 Evening: 6-8-0; Daily 3 Midday: 3-9-5; Daily 4: 9-7-8-3; Daily Derby: 1st: 3 Hot Shot; 2nd: 4 Big Ben; 3rd: 6 Whirl Win; Race Time: 1:43.39; Fantasy 5: 02-11-24-26-34; Powerball: 23-55-59-64-69, Powerball: 13; Power Play: 5; […]

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President of Nevada Builders Alliance board of directors named

January 15, 2017 — Melissa Caron, president of A.M. Smith Electric, Inc., has been named president of the board of directors for Nevada Builders Alliance. Caron has served on the board since 2014. “I am very thankful for the opportunity that NBA and my colleagues have afforded me and […]

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Carson City supes, school board to hold joint meeting

January 15, 2017 — Carson City’s Board of Supervisors and School District Board of Trustees will hear two presentations from the Sheriff’s Office as well as an update on growth projections for the city at a joint meeting Thursday evening. The two presentations from the Sheriff’s Office will cover […]

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Carson City Tip-a-Cop fundraiser raises $1,100 for Special Olympics Nevada

January 15, 2017 — Law enforcement personnel as celebrity waiters raised $1,100 for Special Olympics Nevada at a Tip-a-Cop fundraiser Jan. 11 at Buffalo Wild Wings in Carson City. The money will help provide local Special Olympics athletes with free year round training and competition opportunities in eight different […]

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Military briefs: Carrillo completes basic training

January 15, 2017 — Carrillo completes basic training U.S. Air Force Airman Joseph J. Carrillo graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and […]

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Past Pages for Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017

January 15, 2017 — 150 Years Ago Local affairs: Adolph Sutro, Esq. the proprietor of the grand tunnel that bears his name was in town. Aid for the flour sack man: The Assembly voted one day’s pay from each of its members to R. C. Gridley. The amount is […]

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Carson City area senior lunch menus for Jan. 16-20, 2017

January 15, 2017 — Note: Menus for week of Jan. 16 subject to change without notice. Choice of beverage included. Carson City Senior Citizens Center, 911 Beverly Dr.: MONDAY: Center is closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. TUESDAY: Lemon breaded cod, wild rice, cauliflower with cheese sauce, house […]

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