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Carson City man giving away abundance of quilting, sewing books

February 16, 2018 — Gene Erskine estimates he has about 1,000 books that may be particularly helpful to local quilters. The Carson City man is eager to give the books away to anyone who wants them. The books — covering everything from quilting and sewing to embroidery and patterns

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Carson City Democrats holding mid-term caucus Feb. 24

February 16, 2018 — Carson City Democrats who are 18 and older — or will be by Nov. 6 — are urged to attend the first Nevada State Democratic Party mid-term caucus from 9 to 11 a.m. Feb. 24 at Eagle Valley Middle School, 4151 E. Fifth St. The

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Carson City Roadrunners RV Club to meet Thursday

February 16, 2018 — The Carson City Roadrunners RV Club is hosting its monthly luncheon/meeting on Thursday, Feb. 22, upstairs at Johnny Rockets. Lunch at 11:30 a.m. will be followed by the meeting at 1 p.m. Those who are interested in a group RV club are welcome to join

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Proscenium Players, Inc. of Carson City holding auditions this weekend

February 14, 2018 — Proscenium Players, Inc. is staging one drama and another comedy — each just one minute in length — and it needs performers to bring them to life. Carson City's longest running theater group is holding auditions for its Repertory Theater 2018-2019 season at 7 p.m.

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Local man to be honored for work on Carson River Watershed

February 14, 2018 — The Carson Water Subconservancy District selected Dr. Steve Lewis to receive the 2018 Andy Aldax Carson River Watershed Award for Exemplary Service in Conservation and Protection of the Carson River Watershed. The award, created in 2007, recognizes individuals or organizations that demonstrate a 10-plus year

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Unique Crafters Gift Shop in Carson City selling See’s Candies, other items

February 13, 2018 — The Unique Crafters Gift Shop, inside the Carson Center Senior Center on Beverly Drive, carries a host of items made by local seniors. Open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays, the shop raises funds for the Meals on Wheels program that serves more than

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‘Writing Women Back Into History’ program slated in Minden

February 13, 2018 — In honor of Women's History Month, the Douglas County Democratic Women is hosting Nancy Cannon Downey, a sociology and women's studies instructor at the University of Nevada, Reno, at its March 5 program. Downey's presentation will center on "Writing Women Back Into History." The luncheon

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American Dream Gun Show coming to Carson City

February 13, 2018 — Antique and new guns and knives will be showcased in the American Dream Gun Show Saturday and Sunday at the Carson City Community Center. Organizers said the show is a safe, family-oriented event with no loaded weapons. Gun and knife vendors from around the state

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Candidate for U.S. Senate Danny Tarkanian to visit Carson City Republican Women

February 13, 2018 — U.S. Senate candidate Danny Tarkanian will be the keynote speaker of the Carson City Republican Women luncheon on Feb. 20. Tarkanian's second bid for a U.S. Senate seat is against incumbent Senator Dean Heller. Tarkanian ran his first political race in 2004. The candidate has

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Celebration of famed mailman ‘Snowshoe Thompson’ returning Feb. 24

February 12, 2018 — The 18th Annual Snowshoe Thompson Ski & Snowshoe Celebration is returning to the Sierra on Feb. 24 at the Lake Tahoe Golf Course in South Lake Tahoe. Activities will begin with a guided interactive historical reenactment tour over the snow starting at 9 a.m. Snowshoe

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Natural Living: Learn to love yourself for Valentine’s Day

February 12, 2018 — Valentine's Day can be a difficult holiday for many people. For some, it's a harsh reminder of the absence of having someone special in your life, whether it be from breakups, divorce or death. It can seem like everyone around you and everyone on social

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Harolds Club topic of gaming lecture series event in Reno

February 12, 2018 — Reno photographer and history buff Neal Cobb has a unique perspective on Harolds Club, the iconic Reno casino that helped launch the modern age of gaming in Nevada. Cobb not only worked at the casino but also married into the Smith family, and when Pappy

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Carson City Supervisor Karen Abowd looking for community input

February 12, 2018 — Affordable and transitional housing is currently under discussion by the Carson City Board of Supervisors. Community members are invited to express their thoughts about the issue at the monthly walkabout hosted by Carson City Supervisor Karen Abowd on Friday at Mills Park. "I would like

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Danny Tarkanian, candidate for U.S. Senate, to visit Fernley Republican Women

February 9, 2018 — Danny Tarkanian will talk about his candidacy for the U. S. Senate at Fernley Republican Women's next meeting. The event will be at the Fernley High School Library, 1300 Highway 95A, on Feb. 20. A light meal will be served at 6 and the meeting

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Dog obedience class planned in Dayton

February 9, 2018 — Training sessions so dog owners can teach their pets how to sit, stand, approach, stay, and other skills are being held in Dayton. A six-week dog obedience class will start at 8:30 a.m. March 10 at the Dayton Valley Dog Park. Sarah Anderson has more

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Program offers helicopter ambulance subscription

February 9, 2018 — Information about AirMed, a helicopter ambulance subscription program, will be offered from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 3 at Blaqk Coffee, 655 Highway 50 E. in Dayton. The program offers an option for medical helicopter transport in cases where standard ground ambulance subscriptions won't

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William N. Pennington Life Center senior menus for Feb. 12-16

February 8, 2018 — William N. Pennington Life Center (Churchill County Senior Center) 952 S. Maine St. Fallon, NV 89406 775-423-7096 Monday-Friday Monday: Chicken Caesar salad, fruit cups and garlic bread Tuesday: Liver and onions or chopped beef, Mexican corn, tomato vinaigrette, mashed potatoes, whole wheat bread and sliced

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Candidates to be on hand at annual GOP brunch Feb. 17

February 8, 2018 — Senator Dean Heller, Congressman Mark Amodei and other GOP candidates are attending Storey County Republican Central Committee's annual Lincoln Day Brunch on Feb. 17. Attendees are encouraged to bring their concerns about the midterm elections to the event at the Delta Saloon in Virginia City.

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Carson City art display offers glimpse of Nevada’s wild horses

February 8, 2018 — A collection of wild horse photographs 3 1/2 months in the making are being displayed at the Brewery Arts Center today and Saturday. Chris England, a Carson City resident, spent months photographing a herd of 10 wild horses — led by a stallion with a

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Soroptimist International of Carson City seeks female award nominees

February 8, 2018 — Soroptimist International of Carson City is seeking nominations for the Soroptimist Ruby Award: For Women Helping Women, formerly the Making a Difference for Women Award. The award program honors women who use their personal or professional influence to improve the lives of other women. The

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