I learned along the way to laugh at the past nails I have hammered straight or bent. Each nail was a lesson well learned.
Whiteflies are not actually flies at all, but relatives of sap-sucking aphids.
Gov. Steve Sisolak hasn’t been behind the wheel for a while, so as he sat in Western Nevada College’s commercial driving simulator Tuesday, he was very cautious driving down Carson Street or on unpaved roads elsewhere. Staff members praised Sisolak for using his turn signal, although he chuckled when they snickered if he got a flat tire or drove a little slower. WNC Instructor Lauren Moore restored his tire with a click of a mouse button, and the governor kept on trucking in the lifelike L3 Harris model of an 18-wheeler. He was impressed by the virtual experience.
Pears are one of the easiest fruits to grill. You can also roast them in the oven, but it’s summer, so let’s grill them.
Reno's mayor has long been a proponent of esports tourism and research suggests that esports can benefit tourism and college recruiting.
A new sawmill in northern Douglas County, on Washoe Tribal land, may be a vital component of future forest management in the region, but neighbors close to the project are having a difficult time seeing past immediate impacts to their neighborhood.
Labor Day in Fallon — the three P’s of parade, politicians, pancake breakfast … and a junior rodeo to cap the weekend.
Justice Abbi Silver ran unopposed for an open state Supreme Court seat in 2018.
For those interested in COVID testing and vaccine opportunities offered by the county in August, the schedule is posted has been posted:
Carson City history from the archives of the Nevada Appeal.
It’s an ideal time to be a science student at Western Nevada College’s Fallon campus. Chemistry and biology faculty and students will use the renovated and expanded Science Lab in Virgil Getto Hall.
Dear readers, I want to remind everyone to come to our fabulous garage sale Friday, Sept. 9 and Saturday, Sept. 10 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. both days. We will be in the cool, air-conditioned Oasis Church at 1520 S. Maine. We are still accepting items so clear out your garage, storage shed or basement and call 775-423-7500 for pick up.
Dr. Edward Turner Bale’s grist mill has seen a lot of changes in its more than 175 years of existence.
Western Nevada College is pleased to announce that nearly 100 students have qualified for the 2022 Summer Dean’s List. To earn this recognition during the summer session, 94 students attained a grade point average of 3.50 or higher and completed six units of classes or more.
• Thomas Chapin of Fernley was named to the Dean’s list at University of Jamestown for Spring 2022.
Oasis FFA is once again asked one lucky community member to pucker up to a pig at the Cantaloupe Festival. This year’s candidates were Steve Hiskett from Hiskett and Sons, Heidi Hockenberry-Grimes from Banner Hospital, Cantaloupe Festival Board Vice Chairman Sue Frey, and Counselor Andy Lenon from Oasis Academy.
Two monuments honor the warship and crew of the famed battleship USS Nevada that was heavily damaged and nearly sank during the Japanese attack of Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.
Not only will the University of Nevada’s football players have a symbol to indicate their defensive prowess on the field, but they are also learning the history of one of the greatest battleships to sail during World War II.
After more than three quarters of hard-hitting football, Friday night’s nonleague football game boiled down to two plays.
The Lady Wave volleyball team finished 4-2 in last weekend’s two-day Yerington Tournament, defeating a pair of 3A teams as it began crossover league play on Monday.
The Nevada Attorney General’s Office is displaying the Opioid Memorial Wall through Sept. 2.
Developers plan to break ground on the 160-unit Sierra Flats affordable housing project in Carson City on Thursday.
Carson High girls’ soccer took the lead in the 15th minute Tuesday evening against Reno and held it until the game’s final moments.
Within the local Broadway production of “Into the Woods,” three Carson City teachers retain lead roles.
The choir, led by Michelle Powers welcomes children ages 4 to 12.
Nevada didn't need to take a lot of chances against a bad team, so Pack players, coaches played it smart in 23-12 win over New Mexico State
Two men, one adult and one juvenile, were arrested Monday night after a high-speed incident that started in Douglas County.
The secretary of state's office approved regulations for counties to hand count votes starting as soon as this fall's midterm elections.
A specific time for the event to be streamed online from a media studio was not announced.
Carson City BBQ will be at the Nugget’s Best of the West Rib Cook-Off from Aug. 31 to Sept. 5 in Sparks.
The Nevada Appeal celebrated the Best of Carson City 2022 during Friday's luncheon at the Casino Fandango.
One person is dead following a family fight in Fernley on Monday.
The revenue currently goes to the General Fund but the proposal would claim $1.6 million for mental health programs this coming year.
The Mountain West went 3-2 in its five season-opening games last weekend.
Douglas High volleyball picked up its first postseason win in four years last season. This year, the expectations remain the same, especially with added depth to the roster.
TSK Architects will present several options ranging in price that could remodel or relocate existing offices.
Lyon County is exploring costs and feasibility of bringing a full-service hospital to the central part of the county.
Eyeing $1.1 million in federal funding the plan would have three stages: survive, stabilize, thrive.
Carson City birth announcements for August 11 to 18, 2022
The RISE award honors classified school employees who provide exemplary service.
The county is in the first phase for the latest waste disposal agreement.
Nevada boxing regulators said they lacked authority then or now to take criminal action in the case.
In a surprise to pollsters, abortion made the top five for the first time.
It is easy to mess up when it comes to estate planning/actions.
We can avoid the dreaded déjà vu and instead repeat behaviors that bring joy to us and others.
The virtual reality arcade would serve as a gathering place for teens and young adults.
There were opportunities for Douglas High football to keep pace with Vanden Saturday night in a 32-10 loss to the 2021 CIF sectional champs.
Democrats are tone-deaf. Tear off the absurd new “Inflation Reduction Act” label and examine reality.
Carson City road report for August 29 to September 4, 2022
Current openings are for strings, French horn, and oboe.
New providers graduating in Nevada would be eligible for up to $120,000 if they work 5 years in an underserved community in Nevada.
Summer is nearing its end, and with the end comes this amazingly fresh and light Peach Flatbread Recipe with a balsamic drizzle.
The active agents, buyers and sellers are always looking for market nuances that will help them make good choices.
The district will propose legislation to allow smaller Nevada school districts more innovation, flexibility and reduction in workload.
The battle for the final playoff position on points is still between Ryan Blaney and Martin Truex Jr.
Carson High School football figured a few things out in the second half of a 14-0 win over Calaveras Friday night in San Andres, California.
The program of string instruction begin this week at four locations in Carson City.
“Sound mapping can help you unplug and connect with the natural world.”
In a unanimous vote, trustees offered the job to Joy Holt, a fifth-generation Nevadan.
The Carson High boys basketball staff is hosting a ‘Back to School’ camp August 26 and 27 at the high school.
The money will pay for broadband infrastructure projects.
Residents can download the mobile app to find resources, see local crime data, and receive public notifications.
Nevada-based discount airline aha! has stopped flying after its parent, ExpressJet Airlines, filed for bankruptcy protection.
Quick, which team has the longest active bowl-game streak in the Mountain West?
The Carson City Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance with locating Alyssa Hamilton, 16.
The teenager pleaded not guilty as an adult to 10 felony charges including attempted murder and sexual assault.
First year Carson High head coach Ryan Boshard hasn’t been shy about what kind of opponents he wants to see on the Senators’ schedule.
The Nevada Wolf Pack and New Mexico State Aggies play Saturday at Aggie Memorial Stadium in Las Cruces, N.M.
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg touted the grant for the Victory Project that will increase the efficiency of the supply chain.
There are absolutely no expectations on this Wolf Pack football team because nobody can name more than five players.
Summer changes affected housing projects on the lower and higher end of the price spectrum at opposite ends of Carson Valley.
Gerald Reed Holsclaw, Sr., enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps in 1940 for pilot training.
That is 2.2 percent lower than a year ago, a decrease of 3,526 unemployed people.
Carson High boys soccer started the league slate at home against last year Class 5A Northern regional champs, Hug High.
Carson, Dayton and Sierra Lutheran all race at the Douglas Class Races at Lampe Park last Friday.
Douglas High cross country, volleyball, boys and girls soccer all got their seasons underway over the weekend.
Government in this country still derives its power from the consent of the governed.
Sitting at 1-0 is feeling pretty sweet for the Tiger football faithful.
Carson High volleyball and second year head coach Brittany Witter have made some changes for the upcoming season.
Justice of the peace suspends proceedings until a state judge can decide whether Troy Driver should undergo a competency examination.
Unintentional drug overdose deaths continue to rise in Nevada and across the United States.
Even with a $20,000 infusion, the Churchill Animal Protection Society told county commissioners Aug. 17 the nonprofit group still needs help housing and providing adoption services for the area’s cats and dogs.
After spending the last few days in Montana and his home state of Wyoming, Chancey Williams and his Younger Brothers Band are ready to head to another section of Cowboy Country for their next performance.
Carson City is ending the Levitt AMP concert series on a classy note when High Step Society comes to town.
One of the youth groups participating in this year’s Fallon Cantaloupe Festival and Country Fair is the High Desert Grange, an organization that fosters leadership and agriculture among its members.
Oasis Academy College Prep junior Hunter McNabb was recently announced as a National FFA Finalist in the Agriscience Fair, Social Science category. McNabb was one of the elite top ten students in the nation to qualify in his division of Social Science. He is the only National Finalist in Agriscience Fair from Nevada.
The Fallon Lions Club is honoring the area’s veterans organizations with the parade theme of Celebrating our Veteran Volunteer Service Organizations.
Self-described “museum geek” Mel Glover has taken the reins of the Churchill County Museum after a nationwide search to find a director to lead the museum.
U.S. Rep. Mark Amodei recently addressed a packed Aug. 16 meeting of the Fernley Republican Women on his annual swing throughout Northern Nevada.
Dear readers, I hate to admit it, but I am lousy at directions and I need GPS to navigate. Interestingly, dogs may have a built-in compass and are able to sense the Earth’s magnetic field allowing them to access a universal reference frame. Like a built-in GPS.
“No man is above the law and no man is below it, nor do we ask any man’s permission when we ask him to obey it. Obedience to the law is demanded as a right; not asked as a favor.” President Theodore Roosevelt, Message to Congress, Dec. 7, 1903.
For the first time in three years, the Greenwave football team is feeling a sense of normalcy going into this Friday’s season opener against Reed.
A resident came across a gun near Hemenway Harbor – the same area where remains of a man who died from a gunshot wound were found.
School officials likened the damage from the blast July 5, 2019, to that of an earthquake.
Douglas High boys’ soccer put together a memorable campaign last year, capping the season with the program’s first playoff win in more than a decade.
Carson High girls’ soccer had a chance to make the postseason last year, but ultimately couldn’t find it in the cards. This season, head coach Kyle Walt, is expecting to be right back in the mix.
The waiver will make it easier for military members to access benefits through the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program.
Authorities haven't determined whether a deputy killed the Winnemucca man or he shot himself.
Morgan Golden overcame odds to earn a degree at Western Nevada College.
The true freshman was listed on the Pack’s two-deep chart for Saturday’s opener at New Mexico State behind sophomore Marcel Walker at the edge-rushing spot.
The Fish Lake Valley tui chub lives only in a spring in Fish Lake Valley
The Lyon County Commission has approved reconstructing the Dayton Depot.
CARSON CITY PURCHASING AND CONTRACTS Contract No. 20300003-B Conflict Counsel Attorney Services
The EPA has fined an Ohio company with a Reno office for selling devices that defeat emission controls in diesel powered vehicles.
During the operation, 144 sex offenders were checked to ensure their registration is up to date as required under state law.
The Greenhouse Project’s Grateful Harvest Dinner will take place Monday, Sept. 19 at Nashville Social Club.
Advocates are accusing land managers of illegally approving plans for the largest U.S. holding facility for thousands of mustangs.
Sisolak said he will seek to codify an order he signed that protects in-state abortion providers and out-of-state patients.
Carson City birth announcements for August 10 and 11, 2022
in this election, I will vote to re-elect Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto.
The U.S. Navy is preparing to bring Navy Week to Reno-Carson City with sailors from across the fleet to take part in the service’s signature outreach program.
News and notes from the Carson City campus of Western Nevada College.
Observers say a reckoning is still coming for the growing region.
The Corporate Transparency Act requires almost all small business entities to provide information about their owners to the Department of the Treasury’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network.
Because of Jesus, life can be much better when the trash is gone.
Fares for the city’s public transportation system will increase in October but users will have a new mobile app and free Wi-Fi.
Trump cost Republicans the House in 2018, the White House in 2020 and the Senate in 2021. He could cost them the Senate in November.
"I have made this cake for probably three decades if not more."
Stefan Mathias Hutchison, 33, of Oakland was arrested on successive days at Harry Reid Harry Reid International Airport.
The form and its completed contents can have significant consequences, but are often given little more than a glance.
The Carson City School District is navigating new concerns formulated from the Nevada Department of Education’s latest update regarding sweeping funds from state school districts as part of the change accompanying Senate Bill 543.
The big stuff certainly matters, but it’s the little things that the Carson football team will be looking to improve upon after its season-opening loss Friday. The Senators were blanked by visiting Sutter (Calif.), 35-0, in a game where the Huskies executed their own game plan while also taking advantage of a number of Carson breakdowns.
Going into the season, Douglas football head coach Kyle Mays said he just wanted his team to “get better” after last season’s 1-8 record. On Friday night, the Tigers looked much improved in their 20-0 win over Argonaut (Jackson, Calif.)
“Anyone can acquire monkeypox. Just like anyone can acquire smallpox. It’s a virus in the same class.”
End Citizens United maintains Adam Laxalt used his Morning in Nevada PAC to announce his candidacy last August.
Data showed the 2017 Lamborghini Huracan reached 141 mph before decreasing to 127 mph when airbags deployed.
Las Vegas man is accused of killing his girlfriend's 4-year-old son and hiding the body in a freezer.
Though the cuts will not result in any immediate new restrictions they signal unpopular decisions about how to reduce consumption are on the horizon.
Gov. Steve Sisolak announced funding for five programs that offer graduate medical residency education.
The 203-lot Andersen Ranch project is moving forward but not without a public apology to the Board of Supervisors.
Carson City supervisors approved, 3-2, the first reading of an ordinance changing the number of marijuana dispensaries allowed in the city from two to four.
Avery Meznarich, fourth grader at Mark Twain Elementary School, was recognized for providing excellent intelligence and photographs to the sheriff’s office.
Shows are Aug. 19-21 and Aug. 26-28 at the Carson City Community Center’s Bob Boldrick Theater.
Carson High football may have a new head coach on the sideline, but that doesn’t necessarily mean fans should expect a whole new brand of football.
After missing out on the state tournament last year, Douglas High girls’ soccer has stacked up its chips in anticipation of making another run at a state title this season.
Ken Wilson has the easiest debut for a Nevada Wolf Pack football head coach in nearly 50 years.
The five-piece band from Atlanta known for their retro soul music plays at the Levitt AMP Concert Series in Carson City on Saturday.
The petition signals the potential for another legal fight all too familiar to Ormat Nevada.
Coastie men and women travel into stormy waters to rescue people in the sea
The Carson City Sheriff’s Office is seeking information about a stolen plumbing truck. The truck was taken from the area of State Street and Handelin Road in Carson City on Aug. 15. The truck has Nevada plates 527ASC.
Gov. Steve Sisolak toured the National Alliance of Mental Illness of Western Nevada’s facility Wednesday.
Senate Majority Leader Nicole Cannizzaro said she will commit to finding the money to make the expansions permanent.
Getting into the right rhythm is about more than the music, Carson High School’s new Blue Thunder members said.
Four sessions of pro and amateur racing set for Aug. 26-27, including the return of the first-responder challenge
Land ethics took center stage during a joint meeting of the Parks and Recreation Commission and Open Space Advisory Committee.
Save Mart is closing its pharmacies in Carson City and is transferring pharmacy customers to Walgreens.
The days are ticking away for the first day of the annual Fallon Cantaloupe Festival and Country Fair. The 2022 festival and fair kick off on Aug. 26 at the Churchill County Fairgrounds with the major musical acts performing at the Rafter 3C Arena.
If you’re a member, your plan should be to visit Churchill County Museum from 1-3 p.m. You’ll get to partake in a raffle, book sale and get to meet our new director, Mel Glover.
Trustees received a report on current staffing as well as other items at the Aug. 10 Churchill County School Board meeting.
BANNER CHURCHILL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL To Kelsey Sharp and Jeffrey Schwartz, Kamryn Jo Schwartz, born July 6, 2022, weighing 6 pounds and 13 ounces.
Aaron West, a 1989 Churchill County High School graduate, has been hired as NVO Construction’s first chief strategy officer, the company announced.
School Supply List are now Available: Complete school supply lists are now available online at oanv.org. The Uniform Store Hours As a reminder all kindergarten through eighth-grader students need to wear Universal brand uniforms. These may be purchased through Oasis Academy, bottoms and tops. Approved Logo wear tops are also permitted. Ninth and 10th-graders need to wear Oasis approved logo wear or a college shirt/sweatshirt.
Dear reader, it is National Appreciate Black Cats Day, and I would like to share a cat tale with you. Mr. Wolf, short for Steppenwolf, came into my life by chance. He was black with golden eyes; gorgeous, and sleek. He was also bossy, naughty, and a brat. After adopting me, he never left my side.
It’s difficult to believe that about a century ago, a nearly continuous string of mining camp structures once stretched for more than two miles through Rochester Canyon, which is located about 10 miles southeast of Interstate 80 at the Oreana exit.
The secretary of state's office is proposing statewide rules requiring bipartisan vote counters, room for observation and how many ballots to count at a time.
An accused carjacker, who allegedly stole a vehicle containing two children in Reno on Monday, is being held without bail in Washoe County Jail on kidnapping and child endangerment charges.
Milkweed is the host plant for monarch butterflies.
The eighth annual Community Wide Reunion for both former Churchill County High School graduates and friends of the Greenwave is this weekend beginning with a concert on Friday night and also with individual class gatherings or dinners.
Nevada athletics is set to host first Nevada Fan Fest on Tuesday, Aug. 23 to celebrate the start of the 2022 season.
Days ahead of the new school year, Carson City School District officials have announced walking zones have been modified for all middle and high school students from 2 to 2.5 miles due to increasing bus driver shortages.
The U.S. Air Force Commanders Jazz Ensemble will perform a free concert in the backyard of the Governor’s Mansion on Aug. 28 at 3 p.m.
Board members compared what other jurisdictions have done and identified how to develop ratings for the superintendent.
Two big construction projects underway at regional ski resorts will likely transform daily operations.
Fall sports are back in action and Douglas High football has every intention to continue building off of its 1-8 record last season.
Fritsch Elementary School’s year began bright and normal with Superintendent Andrew Feuling and Gov. Steve Sisolak making visits.
The Nevada Department of Transportation is inviting the public to comment on planned transportation projects for the coming year.
Republican star power rocked the seventh annual Basque Fry on Saturday at the Corley Ranch south of Gardnerville with U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas and South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem offering strong pitches to elect Republicans to the major statewide offices in the Silver State.
The EPA grants are aimed at pollution from non-point sources that are described as a leading cause of water quality deterioration.
"Republican nominees, I believe, are not prepared. They are, and (I'm) being kind, unhinged, and very vindictive individuals."
Supervisors will consider a new ordinance that would keep the number of marijuana dispensaries in the city at two and regulate curbside pickup.
Nevada PERS provides pension benefits to over 100,000 public employees in the state.
Carson City birth announcements for July 31 to August 7, 2022
Children’s Museum of Northern Nevada is asking for input from the public on a community needs assessment survey.
Sigal Chattah, the Republican nominee for attorney general, defended her statement that Democratic incumbent Aaron Ford “should be hanging from a crane."
The Nevada Division of State Parks has opened a virtual open house to gather public input into the Lahontan State Recreation Area Development Plan Update.
The fruit of the spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.
Troy Driver’s lawyers continue to argue he can’t legally be tried in Lyon County for the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Naomi Irion.
That project will complete the Nevada Pacific Parkway between Interstate 80 and Highway 50.
Democrats have their own wackadoodles who have promoted crazy voting machine conspiracy theories.
With the Farmers Market going strong now is the time to buy your fruit for jam or canning.
Lane closures and travel delays will be in place on Harrigan Road (State Route 115) and Union Lane (State Road 720) in Fallon Aug. 22-Aug. 30 as the Nevada Department of Transportation resurfaces the routes to improve the roadway surface.
Sand Harbor State Park will be closed Tuesday, Aug. 16 for the annual Tahoe Summit.
This one is for the business owners out there.
Carson City seems poised for a cycling rush, a change in how residents commute.
After IndyCar’s Alexander Rossi broke his 39-race losing streak at Indianapolis, Kevin Harvick must have said, “Hold my beer!”
The community needs assessment drives programs and services that are available and future funding opportunities.
Thank you, thank you, thank you to all the local businesses who supported Thursday Nite Cruisers’ past season (May 5 to July 28) and for making this year one of the most successful, fun, and enjoyable.
Drivers will see nighttime lane closures on State Route 28 north of Sand Harbor State Park starting Monday, Aug. 15.
Bark splitting can occur at various times of year and for a variety of environmental reasons.
The CCRCC will submit Scharmann’s name along with the other candidates to Gov. Steve Sisolak.
One-way traffic and travel delays will be in place Aug. 15-19 on State Route 338 in Lyon County as the Nevada Department of Transportation resurfaces the highway.
Democratic secretary of state nominee Cisco Aguilar roundly criticized the move to go to hand-counting of all-paper ballots for the 2022 general election.
A Schurz man faces several charges after Yerington Police responded to a call of a woman hiding in a restroom.
Human remains found at Lake Mead National Recreation Area on Aug. 6 may actually be from the same set of bones discovered 12 days earlier.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is investing up to $20 million in fiscal 2023 to help conservation partners protect and restore critical wetlands.
The court ruled that state laws cannot completely legalize marijuana use because the drug remains illegal under federal law.
Romeo Doubs seemingly hasn’t missed a step on his journey from the Pack to the Packers.
Carson District Judge James Wilson dismissed the case as lacking competent evidence to support the allegations of fraud.
Beginning the 2022-23 school year, Churchill County School District will prohibit the use of personal electronic devices by students within classrooms at the middle school and Churchill County High School and will continue to prohibit the use of personal devices at the elementary schools.
Nominations for the Lahontan Valley News’ annual Best of Fallon awards will be accepted from Aug. 13, through Aug. 28.
A recent settlement with the Environmental Protection Agency alleges the city was in violation of the Clean Water Act pretreatment program.
Danielle Nicole Schnebelen, nominated for the Grammy for Contemporary Blues Album in 2019, plays the Levitt AMP Concert Series on Saturday.
The Carson City School District is modifying the walking zones for all high school and middle school students from 2 miles to 2.5 miles.
It just so happens that this “Is This You?” do dah that you are reading today is my 500th column.
Michelle Joy has been named President & CEO of Carson Tahoe Health. Joy will replace Alan Garrett who has retired. “After a period of thoughtful discernment, I have decided it is time to retire and bring my other interests to the forefront,” said Garrett in a letter to staff on Wednesday “Healthcare will be a unique challenge for the foreseeable future. The industry is at a crossroads. I encourage you to care for one another, take courage through change, and strive to innovate. Our community and patients deserve our best efforts.”
The Traditions master planned community called for a signalized intersection at Traditions Parkway and the U.S. 50.
Beginning next week, appointments will be required to visit the metropolitan offices of the Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles for almost all services. DMV officials blamed continuing staff shortages and high customer demand for the elimination of walk-in services at the agency’s six largest metropolitan offices including Carson City and Reno.
The Carson City Sheriff’s Office has scheduled a fall Citizen’s Academy beginning August 24.
The Carson City Sheriff’s Office is asking for help identifying a male who stole a wallet and a cell phone from a local business located in the 1900 block of N. Carson Street.
The Carson City School District has appointed 13 new principals and district administrators for the 2022-23 school year.
With the opening of Churchill County schools just days away, the school district has scrambled during the past two weeks to cover most vacancies for both teachers and support staff. Opening day for the school district’s primary and secondary schools is Monday. Both new and returning licensed staff reported to their respective schools earlier this week, but Churchill County, has faced the same dilemma as other school districts across the state to fill the openings.
Join the Churchill Arts Council for an artist talk and reception for two artists on Saturday from 5-7 p.m. at the Oats Park Arts Center. A talk with Lee Saloutos begins at 5:30 p.m. The New Mountains is on display in the E. L. Wiegand Gallery. Tawni Shuler will also talk about her exhibit, which also begins at 5:30 p.m. Where We Connect is on display in the Kirk Robertson Gallery. The exhibits in both galleries are on display through Nov. 12
Fallon Theatre will present this Friday at 7 p.m. a Tahoe Chamber Music Society performance featuring Dustin Budish playing the viola and Eileen Brownell on cello.
“What Trump's gonna do, is just declare victory. Right? He's gonna declare victory. But that doesn't mean he's a winner. He's just gonna say he's a winner.” Steve Bannon, Donald Trump campaign advisor, Oct. 31, 2020 Months before the 2020 presidential election, then-President Donald Trump knew there was a good chance he was going to lose, so he laid the groundwork early. First, Trump declared over and over that if he lost, it meant the election was rigged.
To my fellow veterans and their families: At Veterans Guest House, we have one purpose: to help you gain access to the healthcare you need. Our organization started almost 30 years ago when it was discovered that veterans and their families were sleeping in their cars. They couldn’t afford the cost of a motel when they came to Reno for medical appointments. While much has improved since then, we still have a long way to go.
Summer is coming to an end early for Oasis juniors and seniors. The college prep students began mini session college classes on Monday at the WNC campus.
Dear Reader, I have mentioned before I used to live in the Colorado wilderness. Fortunately, I had a wonderful Labrador companion named Mr. White. He was formidable, fearless, and fabulous. We spent most of our days walking and enjoying the beautiful country.
After being thrust into taking over the Fallon boys soccer program in the middle of last season, Joe Wood guided the Greenwave to a strong finish despite missing out on the postseason. Now, Wood will oversee not just the boys soccer program, but the entire Greenwave athletics department after he became the school’s vice principal and athletics director. Brad Daum, the previous athletics director for more than two decades, retired after this last school year.
Playing on a national softball team, running track for the first time and finishing her senior year, Rachel Mori had a lot on her plate. The recent Fallon grad, who also played soccer in the fall, accomplished a lot in the final months of her high school career, including signing her letter to play softball William Peace University, a Division III school in Raleigh, N.C.
The 50-mile journey from the Yerington Paiute Reservation to the Stewart Indian School in Carson City honors the children who survived Indian boarding schools and remembers those who did not.
Hope hung in the air Aug. 5 as dozens of people showed up near McFadden Plaza downtown to play cornhole and raise funds for local cancer patients.
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The Reno Aces have yet to lose in the month of August after beating the Las Vegas Aviators in six straight games to begin the month.
Carson High’s freshman football coach, John March, passed away over the weekend.
Through July, roadway fatalities are down in most Nevada counties. The exception is Clark County, where 142 have died this year compared to 119 last year.
The Bureau of Land Management has named Kimberly Dow as district manager of the Carson City district.
Kim Harris will perform “The Life of Annie Roberts” during the Carson City Historical Society’s Aug. 27 picnic lunch and auction.
Patrick Maynard, Sierra Lutheran High School’s new head of school, said educators generally are nervous to hear straight from students.
Speakers at the Basque Fry on Saturday will include South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem and Texas U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz at the Corley Ranch south of Gardnerville.
The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting at a Yerington residence
The Public Utilities Commission of Nevada is reminding all Nevadans to call before digging.
Charles Berton, 70, was arrested Saturday on a half dozen felony counts, including indecent exposure in front of an 8-year-old girl.
The Carson City Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help locating Heidi Lanyon.
Tim Wilson, a retired state worker, was appointed to the city's Advisory Board to Manage Wildlife that advises the state’s wildlife commission.
It's the fourth time since May that remains have been uncovered as the lake's shoreline retreats at the shrinking reservoir between Nevada and Arizona.
Cortez Masto said individual grants of up to $250,000 are available to create and update community wildfire protection plans.
A small-arms training range is expected to be built at the Hawthorne Army Depot by fiscal year 2025, Nevada Sen. Jacky Rosen recently announced.
Carson City birth announcements for July 11 to 29, 2022
Looking around the table I decided that all three of us could be trusted in the big pink cookie supply chain.
Certain vaccines are required in Nevada for kids in day cares, public or private schools, and Nevada universities.
There are those times when we are watching our carbohydrates either to drop a few pounds or to keep the blood sugar in good standing.
Deborah Ingraffia-Strong is a nominee for the 2022 Shining Stars of Nursing in Nevada People’s Choice Award.
Nevada Health Centers’ Mammovan will be in Northern Nevada from Tuesday, Aug. 9 to Monday, Aug. 15, with stops scheduled in Fallon, Carson City, Virginia City and Silver Springs.
Congress has decided to create a maze for navigating through all the ups and downs of figuring out how much depreciation expense you can take on a vehicle.
Believing in the wondrous truth of eternal life with God, through faith in Jesus Christ, is the anchor of our faith – that glorious hope.
Enrolled subscribers will receive an email notification when a document is recorded on an enrolled name or assessor parcel number.
Biden proposed a $773 billion for defense in the next fiscal year, a nominal 4% increase from 2022.
"I often see improper staking of trees, more a strangling than a method of stabilizing the root ball."
The Wellness Yoga classes take place at John Mankins Park, 3051 Oak Ridge Drive in Carson City, starting at 5:30 p.m.
We’ve come a long way from when an individual would sign by making their mark.
Probes of The Siegel Group followed findings by a congressional oversight panel that company executives used “potentially unlawful” tactics last year to force tenants out.
Last weekend’s Indy doubleheader provided exciting racing for the NTT IndyCar series as well as the NASCAR Cup and Xfinity series.
Carson City School District’s administrators, trustees and construction manager CORE Construction celebrated the completion of a three-year expansion project enlarging Eagle Valley’s educational facilities to help balance out the total needs of the city’s burgeoning student population between its two middle schools.
Nevada Health Centers’ Mammovan will be in Northern Nevada from Tuesday, Aug. 9 to Monday, Aug. 15, with stops scheduled in Carson City, Fallon, Virginia City and Silver Springs.
The Jazz & Beyond opening event on Friday, Aug. 5 has been moved from the Governor's Mansion to the Brewery Arts Center's Performance Hall.
The class features Sam Bias, Bill Bonsall, Ryan Church, Bridget Galvin Brush, Faron Hand, David Nelson and Tahnee Robinson.
Nye County commissioners appointed a new top election official who has denied that President Joe Biden won the 2020 election.
Lightning strikes are hammering Western Nevada as second afternoon of thunderstorms arrives
Legacy Christian Academy is sharing buildings with Grace and Wonder Child Development Center, its neighbor.
Supervisors approved an agreement in order to secure a $2.2 million loan for development of 80 affordable housing units.
This will likely be a season of patience, understanding, restraint and composure for the Nevada football team and its fans.
More than 2 inches of rain fell in the Tamarack burn scar flooding Markleeville on Wednesday night
Casinos in Macau, many owned by Nevada operators, will not bounce back as quickly from current COVID restrictions and closures as Las Vegas resorts did.
Sen. Jacky Rosen said the cash will support workforce development projects in manufacturing, health care, information technology and transportation across Northern Nevada.
Many locals don’t know Mark Twain lived off and on in Carson City for three years.
The developer agreed to suspend construction just hours after a U.S. appeals court had refused to halt the project opponents say would harm an endangered toad and destroy sacred hot springs.
Breastfeeding is the natural way to nourish a baby, but that does not mean it comes easy.
When the team didn't exercise Josh Jacobs' fifth-year option, it meant 2022 would be an audition.
More than two dozen Douglas and Alpine counties residents are claiming around $85 million in damages from the U.S. Forest Service
It contains $250 million over the next five years to support small police agencies pay for training, mental health support and recruitment.
The 19th annual community event brought together about 30 local law enforcement, city agencies and substance abuse programs.
Visitors to Carson City’s public schools will find some changes after administrators examined its security protocols.
Bad Mother Nature comes to Carson City on Saturday for the Levitt AMP Concert Series.
Churchill County residents lined up by the hundreds Saturday at the annual Fallon Community Day, a one-day event that primarily gave away free school supplies for children in attendance. Churchill County, the city of Fallon, the Churchill Community Coalition and New Frontier co-sponsored the annual event which was held for the first time at the new Rafter R3C arena. Not only did families receive school supplies, but they also mingled with the area’s first responders and had a chance to meet the various representatives of organizations that provided information.
After another hot July, cooler weather is ringing in August with daytime highs in the lower to mid 90s and lows ranging in the 60s, reports the National Weather Service in Reno. Naval Air Station Fallon recorded 18 days of 100 degrees or higher for July, a slight increase from 2021 when 17 days reached the century mark. The weather service, however, has used readings from the University of Nevada Experimentation Station since 1903 which had 24 days reaching a minimum of 100 degrees.
Two Fallon residents who were originally charged earlier this year with murder and three other counts pleaded guilty earlier this month in Tenth Judicial District Court to involuntary manslaughter and tampering with evidence.
The Churchill County commissioners meet Thursday at 8:15 a.m. at the Churchill County Administrative Building, Commission Chambers, 155 N. Taylor St., Suite 145.
Coming from Lowry High School in Winnemucca, Oasis is thrilled to have Calvin Connors join the Oasis team for the 2022-23 school year. Connors will be part of the Special Education Team for Oasis Academy College Prep.
Agriculture producers and others are invited to tour field plots in Northern Nevada where the University of Nevada, Reno and its partners are researching drought-tolerant and high-demand crops.
Books, Bites and Beverages: A Literary Adventure is back. This popular fundraiser for the Churchill County Library, on hiatus for several years, returns Aug. 5 at 6:30 p.m. for all to enjoy. Sponsored by the Churchill Library Association, the fundraiser includes wine, refreshments and the opportunity to support the library and have a good time. Tickets are $30. Raffle baskets accompany each literary-themed table and raffle tickets are $5 each or 6 for $25. The wine pull allows participation even if you can’t attend at $20 per bottle of wine randomly selected.
One of the first things you notice when driving through the historic central Nevada mining town of Austin are the churches. There are three magnificent red-brick frontier-style houses of worship that are nearly a century and a half old.
The Nevada National Guard is expected to have a small arms training range built at the Hawthorne Army Depot by fiscal year 2025, Nevada Sen. Jacky Rosen recently announced. The Democratic senator, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said the U.S. Army will implement plans this year to construct an approved range at the sprawling military installation 70 miles south of Fallon.
Dear reader, it is always a treat to have your relatives visit, but sometimes it provides an education that you didn’t expect. When my nephew visited, he asked if his lady friend could bring her wolf by to meet us. I could not say no, because I was so curious.
Churchill County School District has released the latest Back to School information. Food service There will be no food service during the week of Aug. 8-12. The food service staff is preparing for back to school.
For the first time since 2019, the Sierra Youth Football League Experience will kick off the youth football and cheer season. One of the biggest football events in the region will stop at the Edward Arciniega Athletic Complex on Saturday. Fallon Youth Football League will host the SYFL Experience scrimmage and weigh-in and check-in event, where more than 7,000 players, coaches and families will journey to Fallon.
The board is trying to fill the position of library director with the departure of Tod Colegrove, who took the position in 2019.
Carson City LDS is hosting its 15th annual Community Clothing Exchange on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 5-6.
Due to an infestation of bats, it has been determined that the station is a health and safety risk to fire crews.
Growing up in Canton, Josh McDaniels vividly remembers seeing stenciled helmets painted on the double-yellow lines on his way to high school.
I just returned from a weeklong trip to western Colorado that has to go down as one of my favorite trips ever.
The 19th Jazz and Beyond Music & Art Festival starts Friday and extends to Aug. 21.
Industrial developers have delivered 5 million square feet of new industrial product in the first two quarters of 2022.
The Fallon Police Department has an open investigation into a murder-suicide that resulted in the deaths of two sailors assigned to the Naval Aviation Warfighting Development Center. The identified sailors are Anthony Kent Mustizer, 27, of Tallassee, Florida, and Tiffany Nicole Kerlee, 27, of Soledad, Calif.
A powdery substance found in the mail by Carson City residents over the weekend was not fentanyl or anything else dangerous, Sheriff Ken Furlong said.
PUBLIC INFORMATION ON A FORMAL AMENDMENT TO THE CARSON AREA METROPOLITAN PLANNING ORGANIZATION (CAMPO) TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM (TIP)
Lyon County Utilities will be performing fire hydrant flow testing throughout the Dayton and Mound House areas on Wednesday and Thursday.
Fred Roper, the founder of Roper’s Heating and Air Conditioning, is celebrating his career, retiring after 70 years in the HVAC industry.
A new set of dog rules for Carson City’s parks and trailheads is moving to the Board of Supervisors with some exceptions.
Up to $5.55 million would be used for infrastructure projects, namely the William Street corridor project.