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Three arrested in connection with meth lab in Carson City

February 18, 2017 — Three men were arrested in connection with a mobile meth lab Friday night in Carson City. Frazier Young, 29, of Reno; Jeremy Fogelson, 29, of Gardnerville; and Jonathan Denning, 29, of Carson City were arrested on suspicion of felony manufacturing methamphetamine, felony possession of a […]

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Talk of the Town: Business offers engraving expertise and more

February 18, 2017 — Engraving is their business And printing they do well. Come to 104 Corbett St. It’s “Ponderosa Stamp and Engraving” That is where they dwell. It’s a long established business. Since 1965 Joe Briggs is the owner. Won’t you step inside? They are into new technology […]

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Jim Hartman: Implementing legalized pot won’t be easy

February 18, 2017 — Implementing fully legalized marijuana in Nevada should be tough. Nevada’s nascent medical marijuana program is run by the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services. However, Nevada’s new recreational marijuana program will be run by a different agency, the Nevada Department of Taxation, pursuant to […]

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Carson City area senior lunch menus for Feb. 20-24, 2017

February 18, 2017 — Note: Menus for week of Feb. 20 subject to change without notice. Choice of beverage included. Carson City Senior Citizens Center, 911 Beverly Dr.: MONDAY: Center is closed for Presidents Day. TUESDAY: Salmon, scalloped potatoes, broccoli with cheese sauce, fruit cups and berries in a […]

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Letters to the editor for Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017

February 18, 2017 — Watch for ghosts of past human folly America is now haunted by the ghosts of past human folly. Consider: “The people can always be brought to the bidding of the leaders. That is easy. All you have to do is tell them they are being […]

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Guy W. Farmer: Time to truly enforce immigration law

February 18, 2017 — As we were celebrating Valentine’s Day Tuesday, the Reno Gazette-Journal was continuing its page one romance with illegal immigration and “open borders” advocates. Two examples: (1) the RGJ championed an illegal immigrant who had been deported twice and charged with drunk driving and (2) the […]

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SILVER DOLLARS AND WOODEN NICKELS: We’re definitely on track in Carson City

February 18, 2017 — The Nevada Appeal’s Silver Dollars & Wooden Nickels feature recognizes achievements from the capital region and, when warranted, points out other acts that missed the mark. SILVER DOLLAR: To the entire community for its support of the Nevada State Railroad Museum in the museum’s effort […]

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Past Pages for Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017

February 18, 2017 — 150 years ago Theater: Notwithstanding the bad walking, there was another full house at the theater last evening. The Lady of Lyons was remarkably well performed, all things considered. Mrs. Getzler’s Pauline was excellent. Col. Taylor’s Claude was a careful and successful assumption. 130 years […]

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Senator Square: Students from Denmark visit Carson High School

February 18, 2017 — On Feb. 13, through Carson High School’s leadership class led by teacher and adviser Ann Britt, we had the privilege of having students from Efterskolen Frydensberg, a Danish boarding school, come to CHS as a part of an annual 10th grade trip to America. This […]

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Carson City’s Pioneer High School a state finalist in Samsung Solve for Tomorrow contest

February 18, 2017 — John Corbitt, a Pioneer High School teacher, and his math students applied for a grant with Samsung during the first semester of this school year. The school was recently notified their application was one of the five school finalists in Nevada. Pioneer High School along […]

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Western Nevada College students earn internationally recognized credential

February 18, 2017 — Different life journeys brought nine Nevadans together to celebrate a shared accomplishment: earning an internationally recognized manufacturing certification. Emily Howarth’s advanced manufacturing and mechatronics students were honored on Wednesday at Western Nevada College. In as little as two semesters, the nine students earned the Siemens […]

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Cheers & Kudos: Carson High School Robotics Team thanks sponsors

February 18, 2017 — The Carson High School Robotics team No. 5687 recently won the Nevada State Championship in Las Vegas on Feb. 4. They couldn’t have done this without their sponsors. First of all, a big thank you to Western Nevada College for mentoring them and allowing them […]

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Carson City volunteer connection

February 18, 2017 — This continues RSVP’s Sunday column of outstanding volunteer opportunities. If you’re interested in volunteering, contact Carol at 775-687-4680, ext. 4. Don’t call agencies directly as they can’t process applications to volunteer. RSVP is in need of volunteer drivers to transport local seniors and adults with […]

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Night Lights: Carson City Photo Club’s monthly winners

February 18, 2017 — Carson City Photo Club meets the fourth Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Carson City Sheriff’s Office; use the west entrance. All levels of photographers are welcome.

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Tahoe Douglas Elks thank veterans on Valentine’s Day

February 18, 2017 — Tahoe/Douglas Elks Lodge recently delivered Valentine’s Day gifts and donations to hospitalized veterans at the Reno VA hospital. The Valentine’s Day cards, thanking the veterans for their service, were drawn by C.C. Meneley Elementary School students in Gardnerville. Veterans also were given nine boxes of […]

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Carson City road report for Feb. 20-26, 2017

February 18, 2017 — The following information applies to the period of Feb. 20-26: Flood related activities at the following locations are underway. Drivers are asked to use caution near work crews. Kings Canyon Road from Longview Way to the end of the pavement. Rhodes Street from Curry Street […]

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Marijuana legalization hasn’t changed Carson City K-9’s operation

February 18, 2017 — Though new laws have made marijuana legal in Nevada, nothing has changed for how the Carson City Sheriff’s K9s do their jobs. So far, with the legalization, the K9 officers haven’t run into any problems while utilizing the drug dogs. The K9 officers said this […]

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Emergency mental health center fills need in Carson City

February 18, 2017 — A new emergency health center in Carson City is addressing the needs of mental health and substance abuse patients in the area. The Mallory Behavioral Health Crisis Center, a 10-bed unit located in Carson Tahoe Specialty Medical Center on Fleischmann Way, opened in early January. […]

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Equal Rights Amendment to be heard Monday in Nevada Legislature

February 18, 2017 — Lawmakers this week hold the first hearing in what will be the fourth attempt to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment for women in Nevada. A total of 35 states ratified the amendment but that was more than 30 years ago and three states shy of […]

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Cheers & Kudos: Thanks for making Feast of Chocolate a success

February 18, 2017 — Kudos to all who helped ensure the success of the 2017 Feast of Chocolate sponsored by the AAUW Capital (NV) Branch on Feb. 11 at the Plaza Hotel and Event Center. Thanks to all of the local businesses who provided delicious chocolate enjoyed by the […]

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