As we celebrate National Manufacturing Day on Oct. 1, we wish to shed a bright light on the impact of manufacturing in our region and most specifically Carson City.
Almost 800 dogs and their owners will strut their stuff this weekend at the annual Bonanza Kennel Club of Carson City Dog Show.
CCHHS reported 17 deaths due to COVID-19 from Sept. 23 to Sept. 29.
Soap dispensers and towel dispensers attached to walls were vandalized, also damaging sheetrock.
Health officials say the number of new cases of COVID-19 and the number of hospitalizations is falling in Nevada.
Court orders two trials for Douglas County, Reno murders
Nevada will get a chance to exorcise some demons on Saturday.
The $1.16 billion reported by licensees was 57 percent higher than the same month in 2020 when win totaled $742.9 million.
The property was purchased by Sarah Martin. The sale price was $1.2 million.
The Carson City Sheriff’s Office has been receiving reports of check fraud scams related to social media outlets like Facebook and Instagram.
The Carson City Planning Commission on Wednesday night granted Carson Valley Meats a special use permit to construct a slaughterhouse along Highway 50. Though, after hearing public comment, they agreed to alter the conditions of approval.
"I will tell you this: I am not taken with the field so far."
if I have dessert first I’m pretty sure that I will then have the feeling I should skip the main meal.
The list includes eight arrests involving drug-endangered children.
Day two at the Korn Ferry Tour Qualifier left the leaderboard in a ahuffle.
Hug High boys' soccer and Carson tangled Wednesday night.
The first and second train robberies in Nevada happened 20 hours and 380 miles apart to the same train on the same day.
Citizen of the Walker River Paiute Tribe who primarily resided in Schurz.
Angelica Aguliar, 25, was arrested on charges she attempted to smuggle meth into Ely State Prison for an inmate.
Douglas High football heads to Damonte Ranch (2-3) this Friday night.
Nevada coach Jay Norvell should be the difference when the Pack plays Boise State.
A look back at a few Douglas High prep sports events from the last few days.
Nevada Association of School Boards will be paid $9,500.
The new chairlift in the Lakeview mountain zone is expected to be completed ahead of the 2022-23 winter season.
The Korn Ferry Tour Qualifier at Dayton Valley Golf Club got underway Tuesday.
John Leonard Dabritz avoided a death penalty trial by pleading guilty but mentally ill.
A congressional act more than a century ago changed the Lahontan Valley from a desert to a blooming paradise for agriculture.
FERNLEY — Eight veterans were remembered Thursday for their service to the nation in a military ceremony at the Northern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Fernley.
Oasis Academy received the maximum results from the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium testing administered during the past school year.
Carson City history from the archives of the Nevada Appeal.
The vaccine will only be available as injectable for all age groups for the 2021-22 flu season.
The pandemic left Toby Escobar in a tough situation in completing his Eagle Scout project before turning 18 in July.
Churchill County Search & Rescue is hosting Trunk or Treat from 5-8 p.m. Oct. 31. The trunk or treat is at Venturacci Park, 321 Venturacci Lane.
Wishing Tree is a program providing holiday gifts for children in our community and is a combined effort between local agencies and community members.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A Fallon native serves at Naval Air Station Jacksonville in Florida.
Me and Ow here. We are guest writers for the week thanks to Watson. It is National Pain Awareness Month, and we would like to introduce our readers to a painful condition known as whisker fatigue.
Many people are familiar with the Ward Charcoal Ovens, the beehive-shaped stone historic landmarks located south of Ely. Few, however, realize the ovens were only part of a much larger mining district that included the town of Ward, once the largest community in White Pine County.
Each month students will be selected that exemplify what Buster, Oasis Academy’s mascot, looks for in Oasis students. These are students that go above and beyond, show kindness, respect others and themselves, strive for excellence, and persevere even when tasks are difficult.
The Fernley Republican Women is committed to fostering literacy in the community. Each September, they participate in the National Federation of Republican Women’s Literacy Month by sponsoring literacy projects.
Join us for a beautiful fall day in rural Nevada for a fully supported ride along the scenic roads of Churchill County. The course is entirely flat and is a perfect ride for a great end to the season. Spend the day cycling the prehistoric Lahontan Lake bottom that is now the Desert Oasis of Nevada!
The Cowboy Fast Draw Association will host the 14th annual The Fastest Gun Alive World Championship of Cowboy Fast Draw, Friday through Sunday at the Churchill County Fairgrounds.
The head of law enforcement at Great Basin National Park is being recognized for his bravery.
Carson High School girls soccer took care of Spanish Springs for the second time this season.
The Carson City School District announced Tuesday it will continue to require all individuals, including students, employees, parents, vendors, volunteers, visitors and guests, to wear face coverings when indoors and when on school buses.
Carson High School football is back on the road this week, heading to Spanish Springs.
Masks are required for everyone regardless of whether they are vaccinated or not in public indoor spaces and crowded outdoor settings.
Dayton Valley Q-School qualifier got underway Tuesday.
Football notes from around the Mountain West Conference.
The agency announced the improvements will help the region recover from the Caldor Fire
Tributes are pouring in for Robert Herbert, a former policy adviser to Sen. Harry Reid and retired major general in the Nevada Army National Guard.
New owners include the Cherng Family Trust, headed by Panda Express billionaires Andrew and Peggy Cherng.
Crime reports from the Carson City Sheriff's Office.
The committee focuses on providing guidelines and framework for building design options for legal producers of cannabis.
Nathaniel DeGrave, 32, of Las Vegas is charged with federal offenses including conspiracy, obstructing an official proceeding and assaulting, resisting or impeding officers.
A Carson City couple has been arrested on charges they operated an opioid distribution ring.
The Broncos used a stifling defense, a game-breaking trick play and an efficient offense to hand Utah State its first loss of the season.
Casting call dates are Tuesday, Sept. 28 and Wednesday, Sept. 29, 6 to 9 p.m.
The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning Monday 11 a.m. to Tuesday 5 a.m.
To work in such a niche area requires specialized knowledge, training and understanding
There appears to be something like a river flowing beneath the remote community south of Las Vegas.
Fitch Ratings, Moody’s Investor Services and S&P Global all rate Nevada as stable.
Great Basin Institute has been awarded a $160,000 grant to create the nation’s first professional recreational trail building school.
Make massive changes in the way the forest services handle putting out small fires and bring back logging to the forests.
The Capital City Arts Initiative exhibit is on display from Sept. 27 through Dec. 3.
Biscuits for breakfast sandwiches, gravy dishes, dinner sides, or smother them in your favorite marmaladH
brief survey by the Reno Tahoe Airport Authority indicates more people are again traveling by air.
Are we inviting people with one open arm while keeping them at arm’s distance with the other?
Silver Springs Regional Airport will see construction of a state-of-the-art aircraft hangar.
I usually return to Carson with a couple of column ideas after visiting friends in Southern California
Carson City road report for September 27 to October 3, 2021
What is the difference between “good” cholesterol and “bad” cholesterol?
The Carson City School District’s Board of Trustees holding the 20th annual American Citizen Essay Contest.
Fiscal Services Director Andrew Feuling said the district has funds to offset adverse economic impacts.
NASCAR is at Las Vegas, IndyCar finishes its season on the streets of Long Beach
Carson High football welcomed arguably the toughest team in Northern Nevada to town for Homecoming Friday night.
Douglas High School football welcomed the Reed Raiders to town on Homecoming Friday night.
Carson High School crowned Parsa Hadjighasemi and Caydee Farnworth Friday as the 2021 homecoming king and queen, and both agreed it was good to get back to normal this year.
Carson City’s founder wanted to build a trading post in Genoa, but the cost of the land deterred him
Since its founding in 1979 Rotary International’s Global Polio Eradication Initiative has reduced cases of polio by 99%
Douglas High takes on Reed tonight in the Tigers' homecoming game.
Carson High football welcomes McQueen to town for Homecoming tonight.
The commission will meet Wednesday at 5 p.m.
The Elko County Sheriff's Office said David W. Wessels, 38, of Las Vegas died Tuesday after jumping from a cliff at Lamoille Canyon
The gothic style Foreman-Roberts House will be open to the public from 1-3 p.m. on Sept. 26.
Projections indicate an even more troubling outlook for the Colorado River.
Carson High volleyball traveled to Douglas Thursday evening in hopes of knocking off the Tigers.
Douglas High boys' soccer team continued its unbeaten run to the season Thursday afternoon.
There is continuing hard work ahead of us to grow preparedness.
Five deaths were in Carson City, four in Lyon County and three in Douglas County.
Rachel Croft of Bordewich Bray Elementary and Lissa Kellogg of Yerington Elementary among 5 finalists.
Crime reports from the Carson City Sheriff's Office
The Clark County Republican Central Committee headed by Jesse Law will be recognized at the Oct. 16 meeting in Winnemucca
Gardnerville resident Blayne Osborn announced his candidacy for Nevada State Assembly District 39.
People who live in the rural and frontier areas experience mental illness at the same rate as those who live in cities.
Construction is proceeding as expected with Eagle Valley Middle School’s expansion project and should open on time next July with few challenges hindering its development, Carson City School District director of operations Mark Korinek says.
Unionville is a small hamlet or ghost town in Perishing County; located south of Interstate 80 and just west of Nevada State Route 400 on Unionville Road.
The award recognizes Bagwell and Carson City for supporting literacy, vocational training, and higher education.
The Broncos are stunned, staggered, bewildered, baffled, confused and confounded.
Redwood Materials is a Nevada-based company founded by former Tesla executive JB Straubel.
The logic behind reducing water is to slow growth. We don’t want trees and other plants actively growing as cold weather hits.
The state was awaiting word on how many Afghan refugees and special immigrant visa holders will be sent to Nevada.
“I wrote this out, and it's very close to my heart. Because I was down there, and I watched our police and our firemen down at 7/11 - down at the World Trade Center right after it came down. And I saw the greatest people I've ever seen in action.” Donald Trump, April 18, 2016
It is becoming increasingly evident that our country is moving toward a monarchy. The current administration has shown its willingness to bypass Congress and thumb their nose at court rulings they don’t like in order to further their Marxist agenda. Like the fable of the emperor with no clothes, the left and its toady media conveniently ignore this trend.
The Fallon Theatre received a special recognition on Sept. 11 to honor the iconic movie house for its 100 years.
Nevada Congressman Mark Amodei has reintroduced the Northern Nevada Economic Development, Conservation and Military Modernization Act that would be included in the fiscal year 2022 National Defense Authorization Acts for possible consideration later this year.
A California man who evaded a police pursuit over a two-county area and then took a wrong turn in the desert was apprehended Sept. 14 by Churchill County Sheriff’s deputies north of Fallon.
The Churchill County commissioners conducted their second meeting of the month last week. • The Bureau of Land Management updated commissioners on activities in the Carson City Stillwater Field Office.
The Lahontan Valley News won 15 awards Saturday at the annual Nevada Press Foundation’s Awards of Excellence including the top local sports column in the state.
Watson here, and the first thing I want to do is thank everyone who came to the CAPS garage sale. We were successful because of the many people who contributed items, provided storage, helped at the sale, and bought items. Fallon’s community spirit can’t be beat!
Ambitious, persistent and studious are just a few words to describe organization and project management student Desirae Blunt-Lamkey.
The Greenwave Hall of Fame recently conducted a golf tournament at the Fallon Golf Course.
Before every game, Churchill County High School football coach Brooke Hill preaches balance, so the Greenwave can attack their opponent effectively through the air and on the ground.
The Lady Wave soccer team, playing with a full roster for the first time this season, flexed its muscles against two north Reno schools last week.
The Lady Wave volleyball team swept North Valleys and Hug last week as it prepares for the 3A East schedule when Lowry visits Fallon today.
District will accept applications from retired math teachers and education support personnel.
Notice of Application Authorization to Increase Rates Natural Gas Service
Carson High girls soccer picked up its first win at home Tuesday night against Bishop Manogue.
Storey County officials described the proposed legislation as deeply flawed and completely unnecessary.
State troopers have arrested three suspects in an armed robbery at a Best Buy in Carson City.
The KNP Complex, two lightning-sparked fires that merged, has spread over more than 39 square miles.
Grading the Nevada Wolf Pack’s 38-17 loss to the Kansas State Wildcats
The luau is taking place Sept. 25 at 4 p.m. in the Multi-Purpose Athletic Center, the “MAC,” 1860 Russel Way
Nevadans and visitors are invited to celebrate Nevada Public Lands Day with “fee free” entrance to state parks.
The need for more miners is growing in Nevada and across the U.S. as America looks to secure the domestic supply chain for rare earth elements and other important minerals in electric car batteries and renewable energy such as lithium.
Carson Chamber Singers will perform the a cappella work, All-Night Vigil, by Sergei Rachmaninoff.
This recipe is very versatile. You can use the pork by itself for dinner paired with your favorite veggies and a starch.
The Nevada Wolf Pack simply wilted in the Sunflower State this past Saturday.
A death row inmate convicted in the 1980 robbery-killing of a man for $2 is no longer eligible for capital punishment.
A bear was spotted crossing the Truckee River in downtown Reno over the weekend.
There is a new team atop the Nevada Appeal Mountain West football rankings this week.
A long line of law enforcement vehicles rolled up Courtland in Bodie Flat on Monday for a pre-dawn raid on what neighbors have described as a marijuana field.
Former U.S. Sen. Dean Heller announced Monday he is running for governor.
The Carson City School District will hold a virtual professional learning community meeting from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Former U.S. Rep. James Bilbray, a Democrat from Nevada who served four terms in Congress, has died
The federal government has awarded Nevada $24.5 million in grant funding to supply first responders with personal protective equipment.
North Bay Industries' Carson facility opened in February 2020.
The debacle in Afghanistan belongs to President Biden.
Crime reports from the Carson City Sheriff's Office.
If you have elm trees, most likely you have these beetles.
Douglas High girls soccer linked up in a rematch of the spring's regional semifinal for the Tigers' home opener Saturday.
Douglas High welcomed Elko to town Saturday afternoon in a battle of fortitude.
CREST is a grant-funded educational program funded by the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation.
Markets can change on a dime, and the sooner you recognize it the better you will be able to make a good decision.
As projects and orders stack up in a rebounding economy in Northern Nevada, construction companies are watching rising costs for materials become increasingly hard to predict and factor into bids, exposing them to potential losses.
"A new chapter of America's engagement with Afghanistan has begun. It's one in which we will lead with our diplomacy."
Carson City road report for September 20 to 26, 2021
Scientists are researching Lake Tahoe's clarity and biodiversity during and after wildfires.
Nevada added back 11,900 jobs in August as the state continued to recover from the economic damage of the pandemic.
What if you were one of the many unfortunates who lost part or all their home in one of these fires?
The Carson City school board this week tabled the decision on selecting a third-party consultant to assist in its hiring process for a new superintendent.
This weekend is the IndyCar season’s penultimate round and an elimination NASCAR Cup race at Bristol.
Carson High football pulled off quite the upset Friday night against Reed.
Douglas High School football got to play a bit of spoiler on Galena's homecoming night Friday evening.
Homecoming happens all next week in celebration of Carson High School’s 150 years of life. Though there is way more to the story of the development of CHS, here is a simple overview filled with cuts and pastes written by others over the years.
A look at Carson and Douglas athletic events from the past few days
Shoe Tree Brewing won seven total medals over three competitions last week
The victim was shopping at Costco. Her purse was in her shopping cart.
Dayton Valley Golf Club welcomes back the Korn Ferry Q-School qualifier in late September.
Fire on Friday burned the main building of the Mount Charleston Lodge
Phyllis Lynn Furlong, wife of Sheriff Ken Furlong, died this week at age 64.
The Carson City Symphony Association will hold a cello lecture, demonstration and workshop on Sept. 21.
The colossal General Sherman Tree in Sequoia National Park's Giant Forest was wrapped for protection against the possibility of intense flames
The Southwest Gas Foundation recently donated $5,000 to the Carson City Sheriff’s Search and Rescue team. The donation specifically recognizes and honors SAR’s 23-member volunteer unit.
Letters to the editor of the Nevada Appeal published September 15, 2021
The organization has helped more than 6,000 families.
The National Weather Service has issued a Fire Weather Watch for Saturday and is warning of a “significant weather change this weekend.”
More than 150 years ago, the Central Pacific Railroad reached Reno in April 1869.
Three Carson City residents and one Douglas County resident died from COVID-19 in the last week
Carson High School hits the road this Friday for what will be the team's toughest challenge so far this season.
Douglas High School football heads to Galena Friday night as both teams look for their first win of the season.
Nevada Deputy Secretary of State Mark Wlaschin joined the Board of Supervisors on Thursday
Two people have been arrested in connection with the June 19 crash that killed a bicyclist in Washoe Valley.
A look at Douglas High School athletic events from the last week
Nevada health officials say while COVID cases are down 4.5 percent over the past two weeks in Clark County.
A look around the area at prep athletic results from Carson, Dayton and Sierra Lutheran High Schools.
Kansas State hosts Nevada on Saturday at 11 a.m. in Manhattan.
The Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles says newly designed state driver's licenses should no longer cause security snags at airports in most of the U.S.
The Carson City Library has been evacuated as the Carson City Fire Department investigates smoke inside the building. The library, at 900 North Roop Street, was evacuated about 10:15 a.m.
Many in the audience asked what an equity statement would accomplish.
The Governor’s Office of Economic Development has been awarded a $250,000 grant to help small Nevada businesses
September is National Food Safety Education Month.
As of the end of August, 243 people have died on Nevada’s roadways in 2021.
Crime reports from the Carson City Sheriff's Office.
The Senator volleyball team bested Reed in four sets Wednesday afternoon to pick up the team's first win under its new head coach.
Carson High boys soccer put together quite the showing for its home fans in the final 10 minutes of its home game against Wooster Wednesday.
Operation Market Garden was planned and launched on Sept. 17, 1944.
Assemblywoman Lisa Krasner, R-Reno, says she is running for the District 16 seat in the Nevada Senate.
The Greenwave Hall of Fame has postponed its induction for both the Class of 2020 and Class of 2021 Hall of Fame events, including the social mixer, football introduction and banquet.
Dean Heller has scheduled a press conference Monday morning in Carson City
When Jay Norvell was hired Nevada's football coach, he made a bold statement.
A change in newly issued Nevada driver's licenses means airport security screeners may have to manually check the credentials because their scanners for now won't read the bar codes
You nominated, now it is time to vote for the Best of Fallon. Final voting for the Lahontan Valley News’ annual Best of Fallon awards runs Sept. 15- Oct. 3.
U.S. Rep. Mark Amodei said he was humbled to be in attendance at Fallon’s annual 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony on Saturday that honored the 2,977 people killed 20 years ago during a coordinated terrorist attack.
Due to shortages in Nevada, the county will not be offering rapid COVID tests this month. The county will offer PCR tests which take a few days to get results back from the state.
Sections of the Lahontan State Recreation Area will be closed on certain days as the Nevada Department of Transportation resurfaces park roads.
Churchill County is happy to welcome back Jamie Lee as the manager of the William N. Pennington Life Center. She has 15 years of experience managing senior centers in Pershing County, Carson City and here in Fallon and her passion for seniors is evident in talking to her.
Churchill County Commissioners meet Wednesday at 1:15 p.m. at the Churchill County Administrative Building, Commission Chambers, 155 N. Taylor St.
The second movie of the Churchill Arts Center Fall Film Series continues Friday night.
Watson here, and I just want to remind you that this weekend is the CAPS big blowout garage sale. We will be at the Oasis Church, 1520 Maine St., on Friday, Sept. 17, and Saturday, Sept. 18.
One of the things that makes Lava Beds National Monument so special is that it is one of the longest continuously occupied homelands in North America.
A former Army soldier and prisoner of war became the first honoree to occupy a special chair at Greater Nevada Field.
Planning and executing a game plan for Friday night has been an early-season challenge for Greenwave football coach Brooke Hill and his staff.
The girls’ team opened the season on Wednesday in Sparks, nabbing a 3-1 win, before the game ended early due to rain. Fallon, though, couldn’t get on the board in a 5-0 loss at Truckee on Saturday.
He said proof of vaccination will be required by Nov. 1.
The approved $1.1 billion plan outlines Nevada's strategy to reopen all schools for in-person learning in the current school year
The Carson City Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance with identifying and locating two robbery suspects.
Garth Richards was the developer of the Silver Oak project and the Silver Oak Golf Course.
Grading the Nevada Wolf Pack’s 49-10 victory over the Idaho State Bengals
U.S. Rep. Mark Amodei presented a freshly struck 2021 Carson City Morgan Dollar to the Nevada State Museum
The Dayton Valley Days Committee members will host their annual festival along Pike Street on Sept. 18-19.
The case names the governor, attorney general and city and county officials as defendants.
Tribes in the region had been asking the resort for a name change for decades.
The Carson City School District announced the appointment of 10 new principals and district administrators.
The Kansas State Wildcats will feature a new starting quarterback Saturday against the Nevada Wolf Pack.
Douglas High boys soccer is out to a fast start in Class 3A this fall.
Dayton High boys soccer has a lot of new looks this season – from roster to opponents.
Chrysanthemums are members of the Asteraceae or daisy family, which includes marigolds, zinnias, cosmos, sunflowers, echinaceas and dahlias
Unlike predators such as gray wolves or prey species such as elk, coyotes have no species protections and can be killed without licenses.
The Nevada Wolf Pack thus far is simply taking care of business.
Welcome to Keep Growing, a seller of plants, an apothecary, and wellness boutique.
National Small Business Week starts Monday, Sept. 13.
State Deputy Secretary for Elections Mark Wlaschin will present at the Board of Supervisors meeting Thursday
The wild-horse roundup by the Bureau of Land Management is set to run for up to 15 days.
You put the lid on, put it over a hot flame and then sit back and enjoy a nice cup of tea and let it do all the work.
Private businesses, including the Las Vegas Raiders, have become major influencers in getting people in Nevada to take the COVID vaccine.
If you have been thinking of selling to capitalize on the unique market then you should have been acting.
A friend shared the story of Jane Marczewski and the phrase she would champion: REBELLIOUS HOPA
Discussion and possible action to approve an equity statement and possible selection of a third-party consultant to help in the superintendent hiring process are among the items on the Carson City school board’s agenda Tuesday.
Sen. Joe Manchin, a conservative West Virginia Democrat who opposes Biden's bloated budget, is my kind of Democrat.
The concert will be repeated on Wednesday, Sept. 15 at 7 p.m. at CVIC Theater in Minden
Residents and first responders gathered this morning in Mills Park to observe the 20th anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001.
The Nevada Supreme Court took up a thorny question: Should a person who makes the law also enforce the law?
There is a tax credit, called “Child Care Credit” that might make being a parent a little easier.
Trauma was all too common among the many volunteers at Ground Zero.
“We were attacked, and we came together as a nation, people and Americans."
This weekend is one of the busiest of the year for race fans, with NASCAR, IndyCar, Formula 1, NHRA, and IMSA all in action.
Crimes reports from the Carson City Sheriff's Office.
For September's Skin Care Awareness Month, one of our local medical dermatology experts shares her insider's view on various dermatology available.
Douglas High School finally got to open the season on its home turf Friday night against Reno.
Carson High School football didn't need long to start its rout of Galena Friday night.
The Carson City Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance with locating 17-year-old Jordan Dennis.
Kate Marshall’s last day as lieutenant governor of Nevada will be Friday, Sept. 17.
The Sheriff's Office is hosting their annual Extreme Motor Officer Challenge in Mill's Park off Hwy. 50 this weekend.
Keeping our most fragile community members safe in their homes is the topic at the next Rotary Club of Carson City meeting.
This year’s Great Reno Balloon Race festival celebrated its 40th anniversary at Rancho San Rafael Regional Park in Reno.
The state Board of Health voted Friday to require vaccinations for those who work with vulnerable populations.
Spend part of Sunday afternoon, Sept. 12 enjoying the talent of the reNEW String Quartet at a free performance at Western Nevada College’s Joe Dini Library.
The city has known since before 2008 that it needs another station to support growth
Mumbo Gumbo with opening band Moons of Jupiter at Brewery Art Center’s Levitt AMP Concert Series
Observances to mark the 20th anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001, will be conducted Saturday in Carson City, Minden, Fallon and Fernley.
Carson City, Douglas and Lyon counties saw a total of five deaths from COVID-19 in the last week, Carson City Health and Human Services reported Thursday.
The Retired & Senior Volunteer Program, Inc. will be distributing food, toiletries and clothing from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
Carson High School football and head coach Blair Roman are anxious to show off the new turf Friday night against Galena.
President Joe Biden announced sweeping new federal vaccine requirements affecting as many as 100 million.
Douglas High School prep sports finally got rolling this week.
Douglas High School football is hoping for a home game this Friday against Reno.
4 years ago Idaho State shocked the Wolf Pack, 30-20, in Reno.
This colorful historic camp originated with an 1867 discovery of placer gold
Brewery Arts Center and Levitt AMP Carson City are presenting an "out of the smoke" free bonus concert Friday.
The Churchill County School District will require beginning today (Sept. 9) all students to wear a face covering for at least a month because of an increase number of positive COVID-19 cases in the schools.
All 17 counties in Nevada will be subject to an indoor mask mandate by the end of the week
Among those who made the list this year is American Duchess Company, which saw its revenue grow 356% from 2017 through 2020, says Lauren Stowell, cofounder and CEO.
Crime reports from the Carson City Sheriff's Office.
Carson High boys' soccer got a win in its first home appearance of the 2021 fall season Wednesday night.
Food is an amazing wonderful element we all deal with daily.
Carvana has a new hub offering as-soon-as-next-day touchless home delivery to Reno area residents.
Make no mistake, the Wolf Pack beat the California Golden Bears on Saturday night with defense.
It helps to visualize the Caldor Fire as a bear smoking a cigar when discussing where it’s burning.
Attorney General Aaron Ford says Nevada will get an estimated $50 million from the opioid settlement reached with the makers of Oxycontin.
Laxalt is one of many Republican candidates committed to the false narrative that the 2020 election was stolen.
“When you're wounded and left on Afghanistan’s plains, And the women come out to cut up what remains, Jest roll to your rifle and blow out your brains An’ go to your Gawd like a soldier.” Rudyard Kipling, “The Young British Soldier,” 1890.
How long can we continue to make excuses for rising prices? Oh, it’s just transitory. It’s just the normal operations of supply and demand. There are a few problems with supply chains, right? Stuff goes up in price, but look what happened with plywood, up one day and down the other. It will be the same with other things. Don’t sweat it.
American Legion Post 16 has two tasks to commemorate on Saturday. First, the post members will participate in the city of Fallon’s annual 9/11 ceremony, and then later in the day, the post is recognizing its 100th anniversary when an American Legion charter was signed on Sept. 11, 1921.
September is movie month at the Churchill Arts Council. The first of the movies begins on Friday with the 2006 film, Pan’s Labyrinth, and ends with Minari on Sept. 24.
Water has been a lifeline to the Lahontan Valley since construction of the Newlands Project began more than a century ago. Construction commenced in 1903 on a project that would cover land in a four-county area and, according to the Truckee-Carson Irrigation District, provide water for 57,000 acres of irrigated land in Churchill County near Fallon and the bench lands near Fernley in Lyon County. The two other affected counties are Washoe and Storey.
Meet Eddie Gelineau (CEO & managing partner) and Matt Gelineau (COO & director of training) of GEM Drafting. The Fallon Chamber of Commerce had a ribbon cutting.
Having dedicated nearly a decade and a half to higher education in Northern Nevada, new Fallon campus director Jessica Rowe understands the needs of students and the importance of communities and rural areas Western Nevada College serves.
There is far more to Northern California’s Lava Beds National Monument than its remarkable geological formations and lava tubes. For example, it is the site of the Modoc War, the only Indian war in which a U.S. military general was killed.
Courtesy photos Benelli is an adorable one-year-old Chocolate Labrador and Remington is a sleek, beautiful 10-month-old German Shorthair Pointer. These girls came to CAPS because their person could no longer take care of them. They are looking for a home where they can stay together. Both girls are friendly, lovable, and enjoy chasing balls. In fact, they were the stars of the Cantaloupe Festival. Come out and meet this dynamic duo; they will charm you.
Nettie Rickerson’s artwork is on display at the Churchill County Library through October. She grew up in Fallon where she currently lives and works as an educator. She graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary and Special Education. She is also a reiki practitioner with a small practice in Fallon. She takes pleasure in the creative process, whether that is experimenting with new types of art, cooking, canning food, or making jewelry.
An emerging sun slowly climbing over the Stillwater Mountains east of Fallon didn’t foreshadow the tragedy that both the Lahontan Valley and the rest of the country would encounter. With the East Coast already experiencing the early morning rush, millions of people on the West Coast — which is three hours behind — were stretching their bodies and preparing for a new day.
SEPTEMBER 11: CHRONOLOGY OF TERROR (All times are Eastern Standard Time)
In a few days we’ll be remembering the 20th anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001. We asked our readers about the day and what happened afterward. Some reflected on the events while others looked at how their lives changed.
SPARKS – Down to their third-string quarterback who has never taken a snap and facing a much-improved opponent, the Greenwave still found a way to come out on top.
RENO – In its first game since the opening-season tournament in Yerington, the Lady Wave volleyball team nearly swung the momentum in the second game before falling to Wooster in straight games on last Monday.
McKinney-Vento Students in Transition program and is responsible for providing resources to qualified families.
Douglas High volleyball and the Galena Grizzlies play a tight, four-set thriller Tuesday night in Minden.
Carson City Sheriff’s Office deputies are seeking information about a suspect wanted in a shooting between two vehicles.
A district court judge sentenced on Tuesday a Fallon man charged with murder to a minimum of 10 years in a supervised mental health facility.
The Carson City Sheriff’s Office reported operations of the school resource officer program continue with success.
Two people, including a Dayton resident, died in a crash on U.S. Highway 50 on Aug. 25.
Joe Santoro grades the Wolf Pack's performance against California.
The Treasury Department has awarded $135.6 million in American Rescue Plan Act money to expand and upgrade broadband internet service in Nevada.
Head of California's firefighting agency saying crews largely have been able to keep flames away from populated areas.
The average annual wage of those jobs — added mostly in the advanced manufacturing and technology sectors — was nearly $64,000, notes Mike Kazmierski, president and CEO of EDAWN.
The tribes say their ancestors were massacred in the late 1800s at the proposed Thacker Pass site.
Wrap on Mountain West Conference football for the week.
Lifeline Assistance can provide low-income consumers with benefits to reduce the cost of service.
Nevada and Utah State both claimed wins against Pac-12 schools.
That was the day the peaceful community of Carson City was jolted by a mass shooting where four died while enjoying breakfast at the IHOP. The gunmen then turned the gun on himself. Seven others were injured.
Fire operations chief for the Washington state Department of Natural Resources explains how some key firefighting decisions are made.
With the advent of the Internet and all the resulting available public information, there are few dumb buyers and sellers to be taken advantage of.
As many as 50 employers will take part in a job fair sponsored by Carson City Health and Human Services and the Chamber of Commerce.
A high-pressure system over the Central Sierra will bring warmer temperatures and smoke, but relatively calm winds this Labor Day as firefighters continue to make progress on the Caldor Fire.
wnc.edu now includes a virtual tour feature so individuals can see Western’s campuses and gain insight into programs.
State fire officials say evacuation orders for the area were reduced to warnings as of 3 p.m. Sunday.
Crime reports from the Carson City Sheriff's Office.
Douglas High School girls' soccer kicked off its season with a 3-2 win over Spanish Springs. The Tigers have high expectations this season.
Nevada Treasurer Zach Conine has set up a series of educational events to explain college savings and Millennium Scholarship options.
Simply put, ventilation is the exchange or replacement of air in your space.
The annual depreciation caps for passenger autos rises a bit in 2021.
The CalFire update issued at 7 p.m., indicated that fire crews made progress against the Caldor Fire
A simple act of kindness put into motion the salvation of an entire village.
The City of Sparks' population has increased more than 18 percent in the past decade
Carson City birth announcements for June 24 to August 26, 2021
Midterm elections may turn on decisions made by nearly 500,000 nonpartisan and independent voters.
Carson City road report for September 6 to 12, 2021
With the intense smoke recently, the days have had less sunlight and the temperatures have been lower. Add a drought into the mix and plants are confused.
Evacuations are lifted at Kingsbury Grade, along with warnings for Foothill residents
Firefighters are making progress on a California wildfire threatening South Lake Tahoe, officials said Saturday
GOED Deputy Director Kris Sanchez said the goal is to better connect markets and lower costs
There are all kinds of reasons that the IRS might contact you (always via U.S. Mail by the way).
Three federally-funded programs that have been providing extended unemployment benefits to jobless Nevadans will expire Saturday.
NASCAR’s regular season finale at Daytona featured not one, but two “big ones” and a deluge of biblical proportions caused the worst Formula 1 race since 2005.
The Robert Z. Hawkins Foundation has donated a vehicle to Carson Tahoe Health.
Carson High football finally got in four quarters of gameplay Friday night in a game that was moved to Reno High School due to smoke.
Friday was the 10th anniversary of the Carson City IHOP shooting that resulted in five deaths and seven injuries.
CHS will begin its 150th anniversary homecoming celebration Sept. 17
As of Friday at 1 p.m., Carson High football coach Blair Roman confirmed the Senators were still going to attempt to get the kickoff in at 7 p.m. at Reno High School
As of Friday at 1 p.m., Douglas High football planned to head to McQueen for a 7:30 p.m. kickoff
Supervisors voted 4-1 to renew a five-year contract with Duncan Golf Management to operate Eagle Valley Golf Course.
Fire officials are cautiously optimistic Friday morning and South Tahoe residents can breathe a little easier
The Nevada Department of Wildlife has named Chris Crookshanks as the fisheries division administrator
State health officials said Thursday that Nevada, like much of the country, is grappling with a nursing shortage.
On September 1, 2021 the evacuation shelters for El Dorado County residents who evacuated from South Lake Tahoe were relocated to the Reno-Sparks Convention Center (4590 South Virginia St, Reno) for those without pets and the Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center (1350 N Wells Ave, Reno) for those with large animals and with campers. No cots are available at the Livestock Events Center. For a list of additional shelters visit https://dem.nv.gov/DEM/Emergency/CaldorFire/.
Carson City Health and Human Services on Thursday reported seven deaths in the Quad County region for the week of Aug. 26 to Sept. 1.
Convention organizers can choose between requiring masks or ensuring all attendees be vaccinated.
Strong winds and dry conditions that drove the Caldor Fire for days faded Thursday.
Many evacuation shelters offer food assistance, but for individuals in need not staying at shelters, additional resources are available.
Nevada opens the season Saturday at the University of California.
Fire officials said Wednesday night no structures have been lost in the Lake Tahoe Basin.
The Caldor Fire crested the Sierra Nevada on Monday, forcing the unprecedented evacuation of all 22,000 residents of South Lake Tahoe
September is National Preparedness Month.
Wildlife officials are urging people in the Carson-Douglas area to be “bear aware”
President Biden on Wednesday night approved an emergency declaration in response to the Caldor Fire.
The Stewart Indian School (1890-1980) was for Native American children established in Carson City.
As it turns out, peaches were the first invasive plant to hit North America.
The RCM Realty Group will kick off “A Walk/Run to Remember” at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 18 in the McFadden Plaza.
Effective Thursday, all Carson City School District students, parents, vendors, volunteers, visitors and guests, are required to wear face coverings.
The small community of Phillips along U.S. Highway 50 has been ravaged by the Caldor Fire.
The Nevada football team is about to play its most important season opener in school history
Churchill County has opened up 20 acres for RV camping and welcomes evacuees from the Caldor Fire.
The National Weather Service warned that critical weather conditions through Wednesday could include extremely low humidity, dry fuel and gusts up to 30 mph.
A dozen Bishop Manogue High students attended the 30-minute service.
Churchill County fifth graders learned more about agriculture and its importance in the Lahontan Valley on the first day of the Fallon Cantaloupe Festival and Country Fair. Other students belonging to the High Desert Grange could also be seen with their animals throughout the three-day festival.
The annual Lions Junior Rodeo ushers in another busy weekend in the Lahontan Valley, starting first with the queen contest Friday night at the Churchill County Fairgrounds and action in the arena for the next three days.
Churchill County Commissioners meet Thursday at 8:15 a.m. at the Churchill County Administrative Building, Commission Chambers, 155 N. Taylor St.
Due to shortages in Nevada, Churchill County will not be offering rapid COVID tests in September. The county will offer PCR tests which take a few days to get results back from the state.
Army veteran Sam Brown has been conducting meets and greets and visiting rural Nevada as he begins his campaign for the U.S. Senate seat held by Catherine Cortez Masto.
The Nevada Department of Veterans Services is receiving funding to move forward with the construction of four capital improvement projects that were included in the Gov. Steve Sisolak’s 2021 CIP recommendations and approved during the 81st legislative session.
As we continue to mourn the deaths of American service members and Afghan civilians in Kabul, Afghanistan, at the hands of ISIS Islamic terrorists, many are still comparing the earlier takeover of Afghanistan by the Taliban with coups and revolutions in two other nations that also had been supported by the U.S. and the West.
The 72-square-mile Lava Beds National Monument is a geologic marvel and a place filled with cultural treasures and a reminder of a tragic period in American history.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is making up to $500 million available in grants to help rural health care facilities, tribes and communities expand their access to COVID-19 vaccines, health care services and nutrition assistance.
Me and Ow here. Watson graciously offered to let us write about cats. It seems Watson has a furry fan, and it happens to be Daisy the kitty next door. He was confused at first, because he thought cats were afraid of dogs. Now he is annoyed. This adoration is cutting into naptime!
School for Oasis Academy has begun for the 2021-22 year, and we asked several students about going back to school and what they’re excited for this year.
Smoke from the nearby forest fires has postponed Reno Aces Military Appreciation Night. According to the Aces and the Vietnam Veterans Association Sierra Nevada Chapter 989 in Reno, the Military Appreciation Night has been rescheduled to Sunday, Sept. 5 at 6:30 p.m.
Tickets for the Greenwave Hall of Fame induction ceremony are on sale.
With stopping spread of the Caldor Fire becoming increasingly difficult, firefighters have resorted to herding the blaze away from Lake Tahoe homes.
A suicide bombing on the Kabul airport Thursday killing 13 U.S. service members and at least 169 Afghans devastated Carson High School freshman Devin Linehan