Carson City birth announcements for April 12 to 19, 2022
News and notes from Western Nevada College's Carson City campus.
Motorists headed south on I-580 have been using the northbound lanes since February 2021.
“Should I sell all my stocks and get out of the market?”
Airport Manager Corey Jenkins said he’s in the planning stages of adding new approach lights to the airfield and relocating a weather tower.
This week both NASCAR Cup and Xfinity series are at Dover’s Monster Mile, which has not seen a repeat winner in the last half-dozen outings there.
Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak may sink politically under the weight of his COVID response record.
News and notes from Carson High School.
Wagar is a U.S. Army veteran who is currently serving as the NDVS deputy director of operations. He has been with the department since 2017.
Single lane closures will slow traffic on both Kingsbury and Geiger grades beginning May 2.
When an overworked mother and her teenage daughter magically swap bodies, they have just one day to put things right again. Freaky Friday, a new musical based on the celebrated novel by Mary Rodgers and the hit Disney films, is a heartfelt, comedic, and unexpectedly emotional update on an American classic. By spending a day in each other's shoes, Katherine and Ellie come to appreciate one another's struggles, learn self-acceptance, and realize the immeasurable love and mutual respect that bond a mother and daughter.
A woman who was convicted of robbing a Gardnerville man at gunpoint is back in custody after she walked away from a prison work camp in March.
Richard Stokes, retiring superintendent of the Carson City School District, will pass the torch to current fiscal services director Andrew Feuling on July 1.
Total win for the month was $1.355 billion. That is a 26.8 percent increase compared to March 2021 and the second highest monthly win of all time.
April is National Minority Health Month, and to celebrate, Carson City Health and Human Services wants to recognize the diversity and minority communities in our area.
Former President Donald Trump is endorsing Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo in his bid to challenge Gov. Steve Sisolak.
The Cave Rock boat ramp is open seven days a week for motorized boat launches.
The Carson City School District this week celebrated its outstanding educators and employees of the year.
I want to invite my readers to a book signing, Laura Tenant and I are doing at the Dayton Library on Saturday, April 30 from 3 to 5 p.m.
After all three major rating services confirmed that Nevada’s bonds are rated as Double A, the state was able to sell the bonds for just two-hundredths over 3 percent interest.
15-year-old Gizelle Bringas is 5 feet, 3 inches tall and weighs 120 pounds. She has ash blonde hair and brown eyes.
The Senators bounced back several times against the Mustangs Tuesday evening, but Carson ultimately couldn't escape with a win over Damonte Ranch.
The U.S. Senate has confirmed Jason Frierson of Las Vegas as the U.S. Attorney for Nevada.
It's not very often you see a doubleheader have results that swing as drastically as the Senators' did Tuesday afternoon.
Throwing the football, apparently, doesn’t mean as much in the NFL as it once did.
Galls can look knobby or warty, can be round or oblong. Sometimes they are quite attractive colors. Some are like blisters; others like hairy felt-like growths.
The Nevada Appeal’s annual Best of Carson City awards will open for nominations from Monday, May 2 through May 22. To nominate, go to https://www.nevadaappeal.com/bestofcarson2022/ and write in your favorites in the various categories. You can also nominate using the Nevada Appeal’s free mobile app.
After listening to county residents voice their opposition for almost 90 minutes to a new coding chart affecting residential areas, the Churchill County commissioners unanimously voted April 20 to accept the new code structure that will streamline the current residential districts and a third code for intensive multi-family residential units.
The Churchill County Republican Central Committee along with local media will present Candidates Night on May 17 at the Fallon Convention Center for the Churchill County Commission, Assembly District 38 and State Senate District 17.
Although he had a tour in Fallon almost 20 years ago, the naval air station’s new commanding officer arrived at right time during the Month of the Military Child.
Make plans to attend "Birds of Lakes and Marshes,” a presentation by Michael Goddard of the Lahontan Audubon Society at the Churchill County Museum on Thursday, April 28 at 6 p.m.
The Churchill County Volunteer Fire Department, along with the federal fire department at Naval Air Station Fallon, is hosting a street fare on Carson Street, said firefighter Chris Henning.
Eight miles of state Route 431 will be repaved and three miles of concrete barrier rail installed.
Support and encouragement are two words that senior Nallely Gomez uses to describe her time at Oasis. Those feelings are also part of her favorite memory of her time at school.
igh school students in Fallon are exploring future STEM career possibilities and discovering success through Western Nevada College’s Automation and Industrial Technology program this spring.
Watson here, I want to assure you that Spot the Bot won’t be at Bark in the Park. Honestly, I was frightened when I saw Spot the Bot in action. Spot is the brainchild of Boston Dynamics and is a very agile, mobile robot with a decidedly doggy name.
An odd item that has been in the news lately because of the situation in Ukraine has been a Russian lawmaker’s apparent demand that the United States return the state of Alaska to it. The U.S. purchased Alaska from the Russians for $7.2 million in 1867.
As a commissioner for over 11 years, I am aware of the growth that is headed to our community and how important it is to continue planning for sustainable development which helps protect and preserve our natural resources, while improving the value of our homes and quality of life. There’s been much talk of fears and concerns surrounding the topic of growth, although we have been strategically planning for it well over 25 years.
We have carefully watched the activities of Jim Barbee (county manager), the Churchill County Planning Commission and the Churchill County commissioners over the past several months, and we can only conclude that Churchill County residents and homeowners should be afraid of changes being proposed in the county.
After cruising past Dayton in a make-up doubleheader and taking the series over Elko, the Lady Wave softball team jumped to third in the league standings.
The Greenwave boys golf team resumed play last week, hosting one league tournament before traveling to Winnemucca the next day.
The Oasis Academy softball team out-slugged Smith Valley, 30-19, last Tuesday in Lyon County. The Bighorns improved to 8-2 in the 1A Northern League and currently sit in third behind Wells (3-0) and Coleville (9-2). They traveled to Sierra Sage/ROP this week and visit Whittell on Friday. The season finale is against Smith Valley at 4 p.m. on May 3, which is also Senior Day. The playoffs begin the following week.
Fallon, which improved to 9-4 and is on a seven-game winning streak, hosts Lowry on Friday at 3 p.m. and Saturday at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. for their final home games of the season. The Greenwave travels to Spring Creek next weekend to conclude the regular season.
After the pandemic sidelined the event in 2020 and 2021, one of the longest-standing Greenwave fundraisers returns Friday night.
UNR's top priority for the 2023 session of the Nevada Legislature will be restoring a $12 million budget cut because of the pandemic.
"He said his priority is health. And he's talking about (bull----) things like the public option."
All proceeds from the event will benefit students in the Carson City School District’s McKinney-Vento Students in Transition program.
Research shows pinyon jay numbers have declined by an estimated 80% over the last five decades, a rate even faster than the greater sage grouse.
Daniel McNeil, 27, is wanted on several outstanding felony warrants.
A water broker holding nearly 900-acre-feet of Carson Valley surface water rights is merging with a national builder in a $291 million deal announced on April 14.
The results of the 2020-21 Nevada Small Business Development Center client survey show that small businesses are still struggling significantly with staffing, supply chains and COVID-related issues.
Seven Carson High School students have qualified for the 2022 National Speech and Debate Tournament, June 12 to 17 in Louisville, Kentucky.
A federal judge in Las Vegas said Monday he'll decide in three weeks whether to dismiss a condemned Nevada killer's lawsuit challenging the state's plan for his lethal injection.
U.S. Army Reserve Maj. Gen. Cheryn L. Fasano received her promotion via congressional authorization effective Feb. 17.
When Cooper Davies first picked up a bow, he said he didn’t think much of it. He went to his first state tournament later that year and came home with first place.
The B-29 Doc History Restored Tour is scheduled to be at Minden-Tahoe Airport on May 24-26.
McAvoy Layne will present a show as a fundraiser for First Presbyterian Church on May 4.
In city races with more than two candidates, voters could either send the top two candidates to the November general election or elect a candidate with a majority vote.
Anyone interested in Basque culture and participate is invited to a meet and greet gathering 3 p.m. May 1 at JT Basque Bar & Dining Room in Gardnerville.
t’s becoming easier to travel, though everything remains uncertain from day-to-day. But, it’s not just about the journey, it’s about the destination that is the allure.
Citadel Solar in Storey County is anticipated to invest $61 million in Nevada along with creating 96 construction jobs and six operational jobs.
Problems revealed by an inspection report can be a game changer – be ready to change your game if it isn’t what you expected.
Efforts continue to preserve First Presbyterian Church of Carson City, the oldest church building in Nevada, with attention on preserving its former sanctuary.
No wonder the president’s approval ratings are down in Trump territory, below 40 percent.
Carson City road report for April 25 to May 1, 2022
The project team will host a presentation and answer questions 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 3 in the Ormsby Room of the Sheriff’s Office.
The Northern Nevada region consisting of Carson City, Douglas, Lyon, Storey and Churchill counties will receive just over $2 million from the settlement.
Douglas High baseball has been forcing others to take notice all season, and rightfully so. Rarely do you see a program turn around from a 3-16 season to go 16-3 the following year.
Led by senior Lukas Taggart, Carson High boys’ golf finished behind Reno High (298) at Eagle Valley on a blustery Monday. Plus, a look at other results from Senator athletic teams.
You want to buy an EV? Do it for fun. Not to save money or the planet. They are fun to drive.
When finalized, the plan will outline future enhancements for the lower segment of the Mt. Rose highway (State Route 431).
Bubba Wallace is the defending winner of last fall’s rain-shortened event there, his first and only Cup win.
Carson City birth announcements for April 9 to 14, 2022
Republicans look positioned for a potential “Red Wave” sweep in November – but not so fast.
Gov. Steve Sisolak says Nevada will get $57 million over the next five years through the federal Carbon Reduction Program.
The $241,009 grant was part of $5.5 million in grants used to replace over a dozen diesel trucks and buses with new emissions-free electric vehicles.
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz praised former Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt’s campaign for the U.S. Senate.
There are serious leaks in the rain gutters atop the building, leaky windows and doors as well as peeling paint, among other issues.
I’m afraid I’m letting Buttons down and would appreciate your insight.
A key question has hung for decades over public employees who are elected to the Legislature: Should a person who makes the law also enforce the law?
The board will hold a final hearing and formally adopt the budget May 19.
More than 4,000 people in the 89706 zip code are without power in Carson City as of 3 p.m. NV Energy reported the outage as of 2:31 p.m. It is under investigation. The estimate time of restoration is 5:45 p.m.
Heavy snow and rain fell across Northern California on Thursday as a substantial spring storm added to late-season precipitation totals after a dry winter.
The Nevada State Prison was the site of the first meetings of the territorial legislature, and quickly becoming the territorial prison in 1862.
The Carson City Sheriff’s Office is seeking information to identify a vehicle burglary suspect. On April 11, at approximately 12:38 a.m., a vehicle burglary occurred in the 300 block of Bath Street. The suspect entered the victim’s vehicle and items were taken.
Partnership Carson City is conducting its bi-annual drug roundup Saturday, April 30 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Most of the five leading Republican candidates for Nevada governor who gathered Wednesday for a campaign forum in Las Vegas offered dire assessments of the state.
Regional roads scored a 74 PCI and local roads scored a 56. Compared to 2017, that’s a 10 percent improvement to regional roads, but a 9 percent hit to local roads.
While STDs are still trending around the nation it is important to remember that not everyone will show outward signs of infections.
U.S. Sen. Jacky Rosen on Wednesday joined Mayor Lori Bagwell and Carson City officials for a tour of the Quill Water Treatment Facility.
"You have a pie for your gathering or family, and one to give away. However, you might find the pie so tasty you’ll keep both for yourself."
"We could be sitting in the middle of the worst off-season in Nevada Wolf Pack men’s basketball history."
Multiple studies indicate that snow in a burned forest disappears up to several weeks sooner than snow in a healthy forest.
Approximately 17 Lyon County departments and entities were apportioned more than $6.1 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds.
Carson City is going to be windy and wet while Lake Tahoe could see a foot of snow with up to three feet in the highest reaches of the Sierra, the National Weather service said.
Supply shortages could bring delays as they order the paper and envelopes needed for upcoming primary and midterm elections.
After nearly four decades in the active-duty U.S. Army and Nevada Army Guard, Fallon native Brig. Gen. Michael Hanifan retired from military service at the end of February.
One of the premier junior livestock shows in Nevada opens today and with the youth from the county’s 4-H groups and the FFA will present their animals at the fairground’s new Rafter 3C Center.
On Saturday, May 7, Bark in the Park will present a fun-filled day for dogs and their people. The day begins with the annual 5K walk/run. Bring your BFF (best furry friend) on a leash and stroll.
Earth Day celebration at Oats Park on Friday from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. The annual Earth Day event brings awareness to protecting the environment. Earth Day was cancelled the past two years because of coronavirus pandemic protocols.
U.S. Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Mike Gilday traveled to Fallon last week to meet with tribal and local government leaders and visited Naval Air Station Fallon.
Soroptimist International of Fallon presents the 21st annual Home & Garden Show on April 23 and April 24.
The remnants of one of White Pine County’s earliest communities, Lane City, can still be seen just west of Ely. In fact, Lane City, originally known as Mineral City, is considered one of the area’s first significant settlements. It was established several years earlier than Ely.
The Stillwater Field Office has initiated a 30-day public comment period and is seeking public input in preparation of an environmental assessment for the proposed Marietta Herd Management Area Burro Gather located in Mineral County.
Gubernatorial candidates Dean Heller and Guy Nohra spoke to the Churchill County Republicans at their recent monthly luncheon, and Heller attended a greet-and-meet later that day hosted by local residents.
Graduation is quickly approaching. Oasis Academy College Preparatory’s Graduation will be held on May 26 at 6 p.m. This year’s ceremony will again be an in-person and outdoor event in front of Pinon Hall.
“We need a fascist government in this country... to save the nation from the communists who want to tear it down and wreck all that we have built in America.” (Gerald MacGuire, Commander, Connecticut American Legion, 1934)
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at the University of Nevada, Reno presents Day of Remembrance 2022, The Rescuers: Righteous Among the Nations — Non-Jews Who Risked Their Lives During the Holocaust.
The Lady Bighorns softball team dominated Mineral County, 17-3, last Thursday in Hawthorne to sweep the season series.
Saturday’s doubleheader, which was delayed due to weather, resumed on Monday in Dayton. Fallon (7-3 Northern 3A) returns home on Friday to host Elko at 3 p.m. at the Edward Arciniega Athletic Complex. Fallon also faces Elko on Saturday for a doubleheader beginning at 11 a.m.
The doubleheader was delayed due to weather, and Fallon traveled to Dayton on Monday to resume the series. Fallon (6-5 Northern 3A) returns home on Friday to host Elko at 3 p.m. at the Edward Arciniega Athletic Complex. Fallon also faces Elko on Saturday for a doubleheader beginning at 11 a.m.
The annual Greenwave wrestling program fundraiser, Night of Fights, returns this month for the first time since 2019. The Calcutta will kick off the event on Monday at 6:30 p.m. at The Grid. The fights will be on April 29 at the city-county gym.
Approximately $3.5 million in funding from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law will support public schools, roads and other local services in rural Nevada through the U.S. Forest Service’s Secure Rural Schools (SRS) program, U.S. Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto announced Friday.
In accordance with the TSA, face masks will no longer be required for employees and customers at RNO. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has advised us they will no longer be enforcing the directive that requires masking in the airport. We know that travelers and employees might have mixed feelings to this change in enforcement and we ask everyone to be kind about the choice to wear a mask or not while traveling. Please check with your airline when it comes to their mask requirements while flying.
Nevada voters amended the state constitution in 2000 to recognize the medical uses of pot. Then, in 2016, voters legalized possession of pot for recreational purposes.
The U.S. Senate race in Nevada is becoming expensive, with incumbent Democrat Catherine Cortez Masto holding a big financial advantage over two leading Republican hopefuls.
Horsford said the goal is to support rural counties whose tax base is limited by the amount of tax-exempt federal land within their borders.
Spencer Evans replaces Special Agent in Charge Aaron Rouse, who retired in February after 25 years with the bureau.
The bank was funded by the 2021 Legislature with $75 million in general obligation bonds.
The Nevada State Society Daughters of the American Revolution along with other service organizations gathered at Carson City’s Lone Mountain Cemetery to pay their respects.
Carson City’s Nevada State Museum shines when it comes to explaining and teaching about them along with the praise they have brought our state.
The page also includes links to reports the state is required to send to the U.S. Treasury tracking state spending of the money.
Alan Corridori has been located and the Silver Alert has been canceled.
Medal of Honor awards were presented to Dawn and Jim Forbus at the Nevada state convention dinner in Carson City.
The Nevada Highway Patrol and other law enforcement agencies are out looking for motorists endangering pedestrians.
Can you imagine drinking a beer made with yeast dating back millions of years ago? It really isn’t far-fetched. You can learn about the ancient yeast and other fascinating discoveries at the next Rotary Club of Carson City meeting. Chip Lambert, a microbiologist, will give a presenta-tion on how the substance called “amber” has preserved ancient organism that can be used in today’s world. Amber is the resin formed in tree bark. Lambert and fellow scientist Raul Cano formed their company Fossil Fuels Brewing Company to produce beer using that yeast.
DETR said total private sector jobs are just 2,600 below the pre-pandemic peak, Reno set a record for employment and jobless claims are at multi-decade lows.
Along with my right to carry any type of fire-creating apparatus any farther than the barbecue, I gave up my honorary spot of the Diamond Valley Volunteer Fire Department.
The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for the greater Carson City-Minden-Reno area starting Monday at 2 p.m. and continuing through Tuesday at 11 a.m.
Douglas High hit two more home runs in a 6-0 win over McQueen Thursday afternoon.
The Carson City Board of Supervisors will meet at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, April 21 in the Robert “Bob” Crowell Board Room of the Community Center.
It marked the third straight year that the nursing stduent has been nominated for the award.
Thirty-two students from Carson, Dayton, Douglas, and Pioneer High schools have their work in Spring Forward 2022 art exhibition at the Brick.
Alicy Gray, 16, took about a year to come clean and become fully rehabilitated from some of the horrors she experienced.
Real estate is not a short-term investment, put on your long-term glasses and adjust the tint… rose preferred.
Because of the redeeming work of Jesus Christ and because of his victory over death, we have an answer to “What then?”
Casinos are one of many industries struggling to add new workers and they find themselves competing with each other for casino workers and people with experience in the industry.
If you think it’s a good idea to teach elementary school kids younger than 8 the concept of “gender fluidity,” you won’t like today’s column.
Carson City kids scrambled for Easter eggs at the Aquatic Facility’s 2022 Underwater Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday afternoon.
While we may decide to choose organic fertilizer because we are environmentally conscientious, plants do not know the difference.
Gavin Cox had sought hundreds of thousands of dollars in medical costs and damages.
Lake Powell serves as the barometer for the river's health in the upper basin, and Lake Mead has that job in the lower basin.
Here are some tips on making sure you prepared your return correctly.
The front of the store looks like an ordinary shop, but the back is lively with music when it hosts Open Mic Night every Friday and other shows.
This weekend NASCAR is going back to its roots with a dirt race at Bristol.
Douglas High starting pitcher Keegan Snooks backed up his five-inning no hit performance with a complete game against Galena Thursday
Advanced Placement tests have arrived, are organized, and ready to go. Super exciting too as CHS students, those wanting to pass college classes without actually having to take them nor pay for them, will have the opportunity to successfully pass their AP tests before graduating from CHS.
RVs and boats can be parked on a city street for up to 72 hours per occurrence, and there can’t be more than two occurrences within 30 days.
This is a quick, fun activity for you and your Junior Chefs to get in the kitchen and create some memories.
Despite a windy morning, a crane outside the Legislature Building is lifting HVAC components to the roof.
The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for Saturday from 5 a.m. until 5 p.m. for the greater Carson City-Minden-Reno area.
Mayor Lori Bagwell asked locals to help her pin down Carson City’s successes and challenges at a Chamber of Commerce event.
Between 2017 and 2019, a spokesman said there were 27 horse-related crashes in the area where the fences have been installed.
Through June 3, fans, locals, and vacationers will be able to share which locations they think should be featured on the board.
The Home Means Nevada initiative is intended to provide affordable, accessible housing for nearly 13,000 households.
The Department of Public Safety requested $373,051 to expand Sisolak's security detail to eight positions by adding a sergeant and two officers.
The Nevada Transportation Board has approved four projects including repairs on State Routes 207 and 341 in western Nevada.
The board will hold a public meeting and budget hearing on May 24 for approval. The original final budget is due to the state on June 8.
"I want to do everything I can to make sure no one ever has to go through any of this."
What many people do not know is that the Comstock Mining District included many other nearby towns that contributed greatly to the history of the Comstock Lode.
The first two years of Ken Wilson’s roughly $1 million-a-year contract, after all, will be paid for by Colorado State and former Pack coach Jay Norvell.
Borda Land and Sheep Co. released two herds April 8 and April 13 to cover the north and west sides of the city.
Students spent the better part of the morning asking the officers questions and were provided with useful information unknown or forgotten by many drivers.
Senior Judge Charles McGee compared petition wording by the Education Freedom PAC to a shell game that hides "the enormous fiscal impact of this initiative ..."
This week’s snow in the Sierra Nevada and rain in the valleys provided a small dent in the moisture content for the Carson Basin, which includes the Lahontan Reservoir and the downriver farming in Churchill County.
All five of the school district’s K-12 schools were awarded Purple Star status in the most recent application window. The awards will be made April 26 for the school district and the following day at the schools.
The Nevada Department of Transportation said additional overnight and weekend lane closures are now occurring as improvements continue on U.S. Highway 50 through Fallon.
A Churchill County High School student has been granted the opportunity to attend the engineering school his parents attended.
The award winning and highly acclaimed Le Vent Du Nord is a leading force in Quebec’s progressive francophone folk movement.
Highlighting private correspondence from almost every major conflict in U.S. history, the exhibition “War Comes Home: The Legacy” has opened at the Churchill County Museum.
Rodeo has been a huge part of Senior Tayler Felton’s high school career and life. Felton participates in breakaway roping, team roping, cutting, pole bending, and barrel racing through rodeo. The sport has taken her across the state and country, including the National High School Finals Rodeo in Wyoming last year.
Watson here, while I was doing a little research into my family tree I discovered that the original labs were not from Labrador but Newfoundland. Originally, Newfoundland dogs bred with smaller water dogs to produce St. John’s water dogs. These dogs went extinct, but served as an ancestor for the Labrador dogs.
One of Nevada’s newest state parks facilities is all about ranching. Known as the East Walker River State Recreation Area, located about 14 miles south of Yerington, the park is devoted to celebrating the ranching culture of western Nevada, while offering plenty of recreational opportunities.
Churchill County School District’s first kindergarten registration night will be held at Lahontan Elementary School on April 26 from 5:30-7 p.m.
The Lady Bighorns rebounded from a high-scoring doubleheader split against Pyramid Lake by blanking Sierra Sage Academy/ROP and Mineral County last week.
After helping guide the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association through the pandemic, Donnie Nelson was appointed the fifth executive director.
The Greenwave track and field team competed at the North Valleys Relays, which also included field events, last week. Four relay teams placed in the top four and several individuals also placed in the field events as Fallon is off this week for spring break. The Greenwave will return to the track next weekend at South Tahoe.
The charter allows supervisors to enact emergency ordinances immediately without filing copies of the proposed ordinance in advance.
The historic Marlette water system has provided some water to Carson City and all of Virginia City’s water for more than 100 years.
Statewide, 24 pedestrians have been killed so far in 2022.
Visitors will still be medically screened upon entering. All other provisions will be suspended.
Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak toured the kitchen and helped pack food for the Meals on Wheels program. Seniors met him in the dining room afterward to shake his hand.
Challenger Danny Tarkanian went on the attack against Nevada's 2nd district U.S. Rep. Mark Amodei during a debate.
Velma Thornburgh received the thrill of a lifetime on one more ride Saturday going down U.S. 50 and back to her home.
The Carson City Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance with locating 15-year-old Anthony Sainz.
Carson City Sheriff’s Office says a white GMC pickup with a white utility shell and Nevada license plates crashed into a moped.
Law enforcement training will occur in the area of Carson Street and Adams Street downtown on Tuesday, April 12 and Wednesday, April 13
Southern Nevada Girl Scout Troop 700 members spent the first day of their spring break touring Nevada’s Capitol.
The Carson City Elks Lodge donated $1,000 to the Vietnam Veterans Chapter No. 338.
Pacific Gas & Electric has agreed to pay more than $55 million to avoid criminal prosecution for two major wildfires started by aging power lines.
UNR is offering free medical clinics for area residents who are uninsured, underinsured or without a Social Security number.
Ioneer USA Corp., and NexTech Batteries have entered into a partnership.
I have seen many interesting and some disturbing things that have been deposited along the roads I have traveled.
Winds 25-35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph regionwide, with gusts as high as 80 mph “in the foothills and wind-prone locations along U.S. Highway 395 and Interstate 580.”
The derby is an annual tradition testing students’ engineering, math and artistic skills.
Land sailors from around the world gathered last month near Primm for America's Land Sailing Cup, the sport's national championship.
John Cushman has been awarded two patents for his research on improving drought tolerance and water-use efficiency of plants.
The IRS actually doesn’t care if you invest in just about anything except collectibles, life insurance, and S corporation stock.
The Carson City Library’s roof is currently decorated in orange flags: facilities maintenance is busy revamping the HVAC system for this summer.
Carson City birth announcements for March 24 to 29, 2022
The Biden/Mayorkas message is clear: Our border is wide open, come on in!
Save Mart has been an important and valued community partner for Western Nevada College during the 2021-22 school year.
Featured are all sorts of detoxifying treatments to revitalize the body by reducing inflammation, boosting circulation, and ridding the body of environmental toxins.
Western Nevada College’s driver’s education course runs April 11-15 on the Carson City campus.
When you make an offer to buy a home it is a good idea to understand what your offer says.
Rules going into effect in 2023 will require defendants get an initial hearing before a judge within 48 hours of their arrest.
This week it’s the Martinsville “paper clip” where Martin Truex Jr. has won three of the last five races (just like Richmond).
The “Sunshine Protection Act,” was passed by the U.S. Senate with no debate, research or hearings. It would allow states to make daylight-saving time permanent.
CHS’ Blue Crew is working very hard to rebuild its program after the last couple of interrupted years
WinterWonderGrass celebrated some of the best in bluegrass music April 1-3 under ideal weather conditions.
A judge decided Friday that a man accused of kidnapping and killing an 18-year-old woman last month will remain held without bail.
The former Capital Christian Church facility at 1600 Snyder Ave., has been leased to a church fund.
Carson High senior swimmer Nick Melsheimer made his college plans official Tuesday at the Carson Aquatic Facility.
The couple was found Tuesday in the Silver Peak area of Esmeralda County west of Goldfield.
Members of both parties objected strongly that the spending plan essentially cut the legislative branch out of a say in exactly how it would be spent.
We have a five-year-old Australian Shepherd named Misty who hates having her nails trimmed.
The Carson City supervisors are trying to dispose of city property on 2621 Northgate Lane.
A debate between Adam Laxalt and Sam Brown will be held in Reno on May 9 and will be recorded for the Nevada Newsmakers TV program.
Sandy Bowers and Eilley Orrum Bowers became incredibly rich and decided to use their wealth to travel to Europe until contractors completed building a mansion in Washoe Valley.
Troy Driver of Fallon faces multiple charges including first-degree murder with the use of a deadly weapon, kidnapping and destroying evidence.
Attorney General Aaron Ford said the money will go directly to dealing with the harm done to Nevadans by the opioid epidemic.
The Carson City School District Board of Trustees on Wednesday offered its original superintendent contract to fiscal services director Andrew Feuling, in a unanimous vote after listening to more than two hours of public comment mostly in favor of selecting Feuling for the position.
Letters to the editor of the Nevada Appeal published April 6, 2022
The Nevada Wolf Pack played a role in making the Kansas Jayhawks the men’s college basketball champions.
For generations Cottage Schools with its three buildings stood out among the other buildings in Churchill County that provided quaint classrooms for educating the community’s students.
Both Churchill County and the City of Fallon have declared April as Child Abuse Prevention Month and used the opportunity on Friday at Millennium Park for speakers to say a few words about a problem that plagues every community and county in the United States.
Native Americans routinely face persistent and longstanding barriers to voting, but access is improving here in Nevada.
Before Spring Break, Oasis FFA attended the state competition in Reno. This year’s event saw schools attend from throughout the state.
Soroptimist International of Fallon presents the 21st annual Home & Garden Show on April 23 and April 24. The Home & Garden Show starts at 10 a.m. each day at the Fallon Convention Center. The show ends at 4 p.m. on Saturday and 3 p.m. on Sunday.
The Churchill County Democrats held their precinct caucus and county convention on Saturday.
“The collapse in economic confidence means that President Biden and congressional Democrats are facing strong headwinds as they head into the November elections,” Peter Hanson, Grinnell College, March 23.
Watson here, I was just gnawing on a dental bone that is designed to keep my teeth tartar free and I realized that I have no idea how many teeth I have. It is time for me to do a little investigating.
Wilson Canyon is a narrow rock passageway in the Singatse Range, which separates Smith Valley from Mason Valley in Western Nevada. Stretching some three miles, the canyon is an unexpected scenic treasure that is also popular with off-road vehicle enthusiasts.
A home run was the difference in the Lahontan Valley rivalry baseball series’ opener as Fernley came from behind to defeat Fallon on Friday.
2022 has been the driest January-March ever measured by SNOTEL sites around Nevada.
The Greenwave track and field team is starting to hit its stride as Fallon enters the second half of its meet schedule.
Both Fallon and Oasis Academy softball teams saw mixed results last weekend with the Bighorns being the only victor.
Authorities in Nevada launched an aerial search Tuesday for an Indiana couple that has been missing for more than a week.
Lyon County Sheriff’s deputies are looking for two subjects involved in an early morning armed robbery of the the Silver Strike Casino in Silver Springs.
Gardnerville sheep will consume cheatgrass and other non-native vegetation on Carson City Open Space and Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest’s Carson Ranger District.
Lyon County District Attorney Stephen Rye filed an amended criminal complaint Tuesday adding first-degree murder and other crimes to the kidnapping charge against Troy Driver.
CCSO said the hit and run crash occurred Saturday, March 26 at approximately 6:55 p.m., at Clearview Lane and Silver Sage Drive.
Secretary of State’s office is moving the annual list of renewals for business entities and the state business license applications to online-only.
Although lithium reserves are distributed widely across the globe, the U.S. is home to just one active lithium mine, in Nevada.
A California man who led authorities on a vehicle pursuit that started at Lake Tahoe was held at gunpoint by a homeowner before being taken into custody.
Trinity McLaren is the first cadet to be assigned to the Carson City Sheriff’s Office’s Public Safety Communications Division in 32 years.
The Rotary Club of Carson City celebrated young musicians again this week when it hosted the Area’s 2nd round of its annual Music Competition. Playing the clarinet, Carson High School student Kyra Fields took home the top honor with her performance of the Mozart’s Third Movement of Concerto for Clarinet.
Troy Driver's pretrial hearing scheduled Tuesday on a kidnapping charge was continued to May 10.
The Fish and Wildlife Service announced it is formally proposing a rule to list the Dixie Valley toad as an endangered species subject to 60 days of public comment.
Congress should raise the reporting threshold for online sales to a more reasonable amount.
Four people were honored for their actions saving lives in 2021.
The Capital City Arts Initiative’s exhibition, Watercolor Stories, continues through June 29.
Two men were arrested Friday evening after deputies responded to the area of the Roundhouse Inn for a report of two men in a knife fight.
The Carson City Board of Supervisors will meet at 8:30 a.m., on April 7 in the Robert “Bob” Crowell Board Room of the Community Center on 851 E. William St.
The boycott list means that businesses headquartered in the Silver State are not awarded city contracts and official San Francisco city travel to the state is forbidden.
The Board of Regents for Nevada's state universities and colleges has accepted the resignation of Higher Education Chancellor Melody Rose under a severance agreement less than two years into her four-year contract.
Are you concerned about global warming? If so, considering attending the Rotary Club of Carson City meeting this Tuesday, April 5th at noon in the Brewery Arts Center’s Grand Ballroom. Rotarian Chas Macquarie will give a presentation on the impacts of global warming on Nevada and on Rotary programs both at home and internationally.
The family of a northern Nevada woman who was kidnapped and killed has complained that a sheriff's office mishandled its initial response to her disappearance weeks before her body was found, a Reno television station reported.
It’s the smell of freshly turned earth that will bring a smile to the soul of a farmer.
Scott McNamara is a cook at The Sage Café at Carson Tahoe Hospital
The Carson City Elks raised $1,334 in tips for the St. Jude Ranch for Children.
Concerts and special events at the 65,000-seat venue are outperforming projections made prior to its $1.9 billion construction.
If your child does work, consider helping them fund early IRA contributions.
A few decades ago, computer experts said when garbage goes in, garbage comes out. 2,000 years ago, Jesus said we become what is in our heart.
April 15 is the last day voters can “opt out” of receiving a mail-in ballot for the June 14 primary election.
Hunter Biden and Virginia Thomas find themselves in trouble.
The annual Vietnam Veterans Remembrance Day Ceremony bridged the strength of camaraderie and understanding across generations.
Carson High senior Sarah Wiggins said at the beginning of her senior year, the idea of playing collegiate golf started to become more of a thought for her.
Carson High senior Nicholas Batien will be headed to the Mount Rushmore State next year to continue his athletic and academic pursuits.
The Douglas High baseball team used a big inning to pick up its first win over Reno in nearly a decade Saturday afternoon.
Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto, D-Nev., has announced a grant to the University of Nevada, Reno to create a Nevada Water Partnership.
The length is about 2.7 miles out-and-back and is considered moderate because of the slight elevation gain throughout (413 feet).
Ah, the sounds, smells, and joy of spring. It’s about here, folks. Be ready.
April is National Poetry Month @SenatorsLibrary. This is a marvelous opportunity to celebrate the expressiveness, delight, and pure charm of poetry, so to kick of poetry month, staff and students are invited to play with Blackout Poetry in the library.
It’s the largest apartment deal ever recorded in Nevada. MG Properties Group of San Diego, along with investment firm Osso Capital of New York City, were the buyers.
The NASCAR Cup continued two streaks at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas last Sunday.
Carson City birth announcements for March 18 to March 24, 2022
A look at the prep sports scene from the last week
Nevada casino regulators could still impose a $500,000 fine and discipline former Las Vegas casino mogul Steve Wynn.
That new system is required to put an accurate and unified list of registered voters at the state level.
Carson City gathered on Friday to decorate the capitol with pinwheels in honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month.
The Vietnam Veterans of America Carson City Chapter 388 unveiled a memorial at Mills Park containing the names of 25 deceased members.
A group of Empire students is joining with Wild Horse Children’s Theater to host the play “Matter and Its Properties: The Science of Stuff."
The Carson City school board will hold a special meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday to discuss the next steps in the superintendent search.
Gov. Steve Sisolak says Nevada is joining the effort to advance the market for medium- and heavy-duty electric vehicles.
With recent facility upgrades, the BAC’s HVAC system, restrooms, roof and most of all, the lights, are looking better than ever.