There will be no road restrictions and lane reductions along State Route 28 and SR 431 in the Incline Village area over the holiday weekend.
Assembly District 40 candidate Gary Schmidt said he was involved but that he, “withdrew from that in 24 hours.”
The Carson City Fire Department is implementing fire restrictions on city and privately-owned lands within Carson City starting Friday, July 1.
The Planning Commission is considering making a recommendation to the Board of Supervisors to allow two more marijuana retail stores.
A ballot question converting Nevada’s elections into an open primary and ranked-choice general election system can go on the November ballot.
The Fall 2022 semester at Western Nevada College is about 2 months away. To ensure that you get the classes that you prefer, it’s important to register as soon as possible. Fall semester starts Aug. 29.
The Reno attorney who lost this month's Republican primary election by more than 11 percentage points, nearly 26,000 votes, will pay for a statewide recount.
Those struggling with a mental health crisis in jurisdictions across Nevada will soon be able to connect by iPad with a behavioral health professional.
The 18th Annual Molly Youth Awards honors outstanding Douglas County Student Athletes and celebrates the memory of Douglas High School Student Athlete, Molly Lahlum.
The only fireworks allowed in Carson City are the professional pyrotechnic companies that have received a permit.
The court ruled the Education Freedom PAC failed to provide a funding source to pay for what it wanted to do.
This year’s Fourth of July is having more a traditional feel to it than previous years.
“We hold these Truths to be self-evident, that all Men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness.” Declaration of Independence, July 4, 1776.
The Fourth of July arrives in just four days, and to celebrate Independence Day millions of Americans will attend barbecues, picnics and fireworks shows that honor veterans and active duty military during this annual patriotic holiday.
Stop by the Churchill County Library in June to take advantage of its activities for all ages.
The Churchill County Commission canvassed on June 22 the 2022 Churchill County primary election held eight days earlier.
The story of the old mining camp of Daveytown, located directly west of U.S. 95, about 30 miles northwest of Winnemucca, is no different from that of dozens of mining towns strewn across Nevada.
For thousands of Nevada’s veterans, Anthony “Tony” Yarbrough has been synonymous with their causes for decades.
The first rural Nevada multi-faith dialogue, involving diverse religions and denominations, will be held in Fallon on July 16.
After 17 years of living in Fallon and working with the Churchill County School District, Kevin Lords couldn’t pass up the opportunity to return home … sort of.
CVS patrons are helping local first-responders by donating cases of water this summer.
Dear readers, it is with a heavy heart I must inform you that Watson has passed over the rainbow bridge. He quietly fell asleep after lunch with us close by. To say it is a great loss is an understatement. Watson was a favorite at the dog park, CAPS, and anywhere he traveled.
District Court Judge Thomas Stockard knew the day was inevitable when his court administrator would retire. Sue Sevon, who had been with the Churchill County courts for 30 years — most recently as the court administrator for 20 years — recently retired.
Train for an occupation that is destined for continued employment growth: Certified Nursing Assistant.
Three of Fallon’s four all-star teams took home the Cal Ripken state championship on Sunday in Fallon, advancing to the regional tournament later this month.
It will be a busy long weekend in Carson City with the events culminating in the RSVP Fourth of July fireworks at about 9 p.m. Monday.
The order is designed to protect reproductive freedom for any person seeking access to reproductive health care in Nevada, the governor's office said.
Law enforcement officers across Nevada will be on heightened alert for those violating boating under the influence laws this weekend as part of Operation Dry Water.
1,000s of music fans will descend to the Plumas County Fairgrounds in Quincy for four nights of tunes, camping and more starting Thursday.
Live music performances will feature artists Darren Senn, Smilin’ Bob, Betty & James, and Drinking with Clowns.
The Carson City school board this month approved changes to the rules of procedure for the Family Life Advisory Committee.
The first deployment of a Nevada Army National Guard unit to Europe since early 2020 is involving about 40 soldiers from a Carson City-based police unit.
Join Me-For-Incredible-Youth, Inc. (MEFIYI) and Douglas Tiger High School Football Program for fun and informative Football Skills Camp with instruction for boys & girls who want to enjoy, learn and improve their skills in football.
Nathaniel DeGrave, 32, has agreed to cooperate with the government’s ongoing investigation.
The 41-year-old has been ordered to serve six months home confinement and pay more than $49,000 in restitution.
The governor, secretary of state and attorney general approved 146 Master Service Agreements during the 10-minute meeting.
Mike Bond"s “Jazz Guitar,” was selected from 10 entries to highlight the 19th annual Jazz & Beyond Music and Art Festival.
A spokesman said the change to Portland Limestone Cement will cut emissions by 4,000 tons a year.
Commissioners will discuss raising the marijuana establishment cap from 2 to 3 dispensaries and allowing drive-through and curbside pickup.
Western Nevada College Foundation will host the Reach for the Stars fundraiser on Aug. 13.
"Someone asked me how to attract hummingbirds to her yard, since they were a wonderful reminder of her grandmother."
Warren Engine Co., No. 1 celebrated 159 years as one of the oldest volunteer fire departments in the west at its annual meeting and dinner on June 17.
With 17 playgrounds throughout Carson City, there are a variety of play spaces that will encourage your child to be active and engaged in outdoor play.
It amazes me how many folks actually have a foreign bank account.
No matter how much we tell ourselves life is found in dreams and security and substances, we know deep down it’s in people.
“The reality is we need help. We need community support. We need parental support to make schools work."
Carson City birth announcements for June 5 to 15, 2022
3 former top Trump administration officials have now penned books that include an unflattering picture of Donald Trump and his fitness to hold office.
Carson City road report for June 27 to July 3, 2022
Adam Temple is a dual graduate of WNC, having earned his associate degree and completed the college’s Commercial Driver Training program.
"These succulent, marinated and slow-roasted tacos are found throughout many cities in Mexico."
Esmeralda County became the last to certify its countywide results – less than two hours before a midnight deadline.
The Berger Family Trust donated a state-of-the-art pursuit edition vehicle to Carson City Sheriff’s Office K-9 unit.
It’s a good time to look around and see how your property fared through the winter months.
New businesses held ribbon cuttings and soft openings just in time for summer foot traffic in Carson City.
This weekend the coverage of NASCAR Cup and Xfinity races switches from FOX to the NBC family of networks.
Nevada lawmakers were told climate change is driving environmental changes in the Tahoe Basin, including a significant increase in wildfires.
Carson City had 35 percent voter turnout for the 2022 Primary Election.
Gina Lopez took over as executive director of the Brewery Arts Center in 2014.
The committee called on Congress to develop a national policy on how the so-called Name, Image and Likeness system would work.
The Supreme Court has ended constitutional protections for abortion that had been in place nearly 50 years.
The Interior Department has awarded Nevada $29.15 million through the Payments In Lieu of Taxes program for this fiscal year.
Stephanie Rempe has an opportunity to become the most important and influential athletic director in Nevada Wolf Pack history.
317 votes cast in the jurisdiction during the state's June 14 primary election.
The Center for Advanced Eye Care had a surprise guest during the Thursday morning staff meeting.
Alvin Moyle, former chairman of the Fallon Paiute Shoshone Tribe, died unexpectedly at his home Sunday night. He was 83.
Nevada law automatically raises the state gasoline tax if and when the federal government lowers or suspends its gas tax.
Showers and thunderstorms will continue across Western Nevada and the Sierra today, forecasters say. This afternoon the potential for storms increases. Isolated storms remain possible into the weekend.
The attack ads already are airing and campaign fundraising emails are flooding into inboxes as one of the most competitive U.S. Senate races in the country gets rolling.
The victims were shopping at a local grocery store and briefly left their shopping cart unattended when their purses were taken.
"The University of Nevada is a gem that has served Nevadans for nearly 150 years. I could not be more excited to join the Wolf Pack Family and make Nevada home."
Teachers rotated through a mineral class on Tuesday, scratch-testing rocks and learning about the precious minerals in everyday household products.
The Library Board of Trustees will meet Thursday to accept Tod Colegrove's resignation and begin the recruitment process for a new director.
Costumed birds, bees, butterflies and bats and all other pollinators are welcome to join a short parade on sidewalks, mostly along Carson Street.
“We have to be careful again. It’s strange to call it ‘change,’ but it’s really a return to what we want schools to feel like and be like.”
The world’s top bareback and saddle bronc riders competed in Battle Born Broncs, the first rodeo event held at Fallon’s new Rafter 3C Arena.
Myles Getto, a newcomer to Churchill County politics, defeated Tom Riggins for the commission’s District 2 seat. The Fallon native received 1,592 votes (40.38%) to Riggins 1,322 (33.53%). Rounding out the four-candidate field were Kenneth Harmon with 715 votes and Tanya Freeman, 314. Since all the candidates were Republicans, no voting in the general election will occur.
Fallon Elks Lodge 2239 conducted its annual Flag Day ceremony June 14. This year, the Elks and by Boy Scouts Troop 1776 assembled at the Lions softball complex. The ceremony honors the anniversary of the nation’s flag and to booster the spirit of American patriotism.
Every Sunday night when I was on the highway from Carson City to Fallon, I would sink into the golden era of music and listen to Bob Carroll play the Music of America, popular tunes primarily from the 1940s and 50s on KUNR-FM radio.
Entries for all categories for the July 4 parade are being accepted online through June 24. Following the parade, stay for the block party on Maine Street between Williams and Stillwater avenues. Maine Street will be blocked off until 2 p.m. for pedestrians and families to enjoy bed races, water games, a children’s bike parade and the fire truck sprinklers. Have lunch at food trucks and shop at vendor booths.
During the past year or so, I have been working on a book about Nevada’s frontier journalists (more about that in a future column). As a result of my research, I’ve gained a greater appreciation for these talented and creative ink-stained pioneers, particularly Virginia City journalist William Wright, who wrote under the pen name, Dan De Quille.
Working behind the scenes at KTVN, Oasis Academy alumnus Kaylynn Perez has quickly climbed the ladder from associate producer to now producer of the 7 p.m. and 11 p.m. news broadcasts.
Me and Ow here. We were just helping with the annual garage cleaning when, ‘lo and behold, a cache of marbles was found. Not just any marbles but cat eyes. A bit of research revealed that cat eyes have inspired more than just marbles. They also led to the invention of road reflectors.
Hosting rodeo events since 2014, the de Golyer family continues to be in awe of the community’s support, including sponsorship from local businesses, which makes this weekend one of the summer staples in the Lahontan Valley.
Lawmakers approved $75 million in federal pandemic funding to continue providing all K-12 pupils with free breakfast and lunch during the coming school year.
Stephen Curry, fresh off the Golden State Warriors’ fourth NBA championship in the past eight seasons and his unanimous selection as Finals MVP, will bring recognition as one of basketball history’s greatest players along with his golf skills to Edgewood Tahoe for the 33rd annual American Century Championship at Lake Tahoe, July 8-10.
The Sierra Academy of Style is hosting a fashion show fundraiser June 25 to benefit faith-based organizations Xquisite and Awaken.
SambaDá brings some South American culture to Carson City as the first headliner of the Levitt AMP Concert Series on June 25.
Site planned for the proposed Mound House community center.
The automobile industry isn’t the only manufacturing sector experiencing lengthy production delays.
Native Americans, a group whose voting rights historically were suppressed and whose access to voting continues to be a challenge, had the largest jump in voter turnout in 2020.
Dave Price represented the best of the best when pacing the sidelines while covering a high school game.
Rollie Hess is synonymous with Virginia City’s dominance of high school basketball in the 1960s.
Sheriff Frank Hunewill said his goal was to retain as many of his current positions as possible but candidates weren’t applying for open jobs.
Finding the magic of learning does not stop when you get that diploma from school. No matter what school.
Rotary Club of Carson City members will learn about what is housed in the museum, its important role in history and an upcoming celebration at the club’s meeting on Tuesday.
Chip shortages have led to lengthy production and delivery delays that have completely transformed the way auto dealerships sell cars.
A public meeting will be held June 22 on a program designed to include disadvantaged and minority-owned businesses in federally-funded transportation projects.
The tour begins and ends in Bangkok featuring 14 nights in four-star-plus hotels and resorts, 24 meals, all sightseeing and all flights.
Josh Bonde succeeds Myron Freedman, the museum director since 2017 and now the administrator of the Nevada Division of Museums and History.
40 projects in eight states for sagebrush ecosystems to combat invasive species and wildfire, reduce the spread of juniper trees and promote community and economic stability.
A little recognized fact about real estate agents is that they must be good interviewers.
Love of God through faith in Jesus enables us to truly care for others, despite their race, political persuasion, or lifestyle.
Carson City Superintendent Richard Stokes always believed education should never prevent his students from doing what they truly wanted.
Carson City birth announcements for June 6 to 8, 2022
The San Francisco Unified School District is dropping the word “chief” from all job titles for its 10,000-employee workforce.
"We have maintained, adjusted, dug up, rebuilt and jury-rigged this inherited system since 1988."
"When I think of spring I think of Easter and eggs, green grass and sunshine … that’s what this quiche means to me."
Speed is a suspected factor in a Tuesday, June 14 crash where a gray 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee rolled over, killing a 15-year-old Carson City teen.
Inconsistency has become a hallmark of election deniers in Republican primary contests across the U.S. in this year's midterms.
You care about others and their misfortunes and are willing to put some of your own wealth into a position to help others less fortunate than you.
Happy Father’s Day to all you dads out there. The dads in the NASCAR and IndyCar garages have the weekend off.
A wildfire burning behind the Genoa Cemetery is threatening structures
Carson City Health and Human Services’ Environmental Health Specialists will be conducting abatement treatments around the city throughout the summer.
Opponents, including three members of the high court, say the ruling effectively punches a hole in 155 years of Nevada water law.
Justices asked pointed questions about a fast-track appeal of a school vouchers ballot measure that a state court judge rejected.
The Beatles Flashback will be bringing the hits from one of music’s most iconic bands to Carson City for the Taste of Downtown.
Juneteenth marks the day when Union soldiers landed in Galveston, Texas, and informed the slaves that the Civil War was over and they were liberated.
Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reports the unemployment rate is now 4.9 percent and employment is up 96,300 since May 2021.
The Division of Environmental Protection has announced its preliminary decision to renew the landfill's Class 1 Air Quality Operating Permit.
The Carson City Airport has its fingers crossed for a new terminal building, but the chances of getting funding for the project are slim.
Krasner defeated appointed incumbent Sen. Don Tatro in Tuesday’s Republican primary. She will face Democrat Aaron Sims in November’s general election.
The drama attached to Steph Curry in this year’s NBA Finals is becoming ridiculous. The national media needs to stop embarrassing itself.
The resource center is helping AEDV gain visibility and Lisa Lee, executive director, can now offer more services to domestic and sexual violence victims.
Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell has pledged to do whatever it takes to curb inflation, now raging at a four-decade high and defying the Fed's efforts so far to tame it. Increasingly, it seems, doing so might require the one painful thing the Fed has sought to avoid: A recession. A worse-than-expected inflation report for May — consumer prices rocketed up 8.6% from a year earlier, the biggest jump since 1981 — helped spur the Fed to raise its benchmark interest rate by three-quarters of point Wednesday.
Rep. Mark Amodei will face Democrat Elizabeth Mercedes Krause in the November general election.
O’Neill, the incumbent in District 40, advances to face Democrat Shannon McDaniel and Libertarian Sam Toll in November’s general election.
Wilke-McCulloch and Hoen advance in clerk-recorder race.
School board candidates look ahead to raising academic standards, fixing fiscal challenges and addressing changes in leadership after Tuesday’s primary.
A relay race of lone riders carrying express mail came through Carson City on Wednesday.
Authorities are seeking to identify three people in connection with the theft of multiple pairs of shoes from Famous Footwear.
The Carson City Sheriff’s Office is asking for help identifying a female involved in a vehicle burglary and credit card fraud.
The wreck happened about 11:45 p.m. at the Fairview Drive intersection with the freeway.
CCSO wants to caution the public of trailhead vehicle burglaries and wants the public to take extra steps to protect their belongings.
Unofficial results until mailed-in ballots are received and counted
Jim Marchant, who has been repeating the false claims the 2020 election was stolen, will face Cisco Aguilar, former chair of the Nevada Athletic Commission.
Sigal Chattah beat another Las Vegas lawyer, Tisha Black, in Tuesday's GOP primary. She'll face an uphill battle in November against incumbent Aaron Ford.
The former state attorney general who has embraced lies about the 2020 election won the Republican nomination for a pivotal Nevada Senate seat
When Fallon’s volleyball team traveled to Las Vegas for the large-class state tournament 23 years ago, the players didn’t dress like a championship team. They couldn’t barely put together an outfit. “We played Green Valley. There are 16, 17 girls on the team. They had matching warmups. They looked great,” Jennifer Hucke said of her junior season. “We could barely put an outfit together. We had T-shirts with basically our numbers on them. We had eight, nine girls on our team.”
A Fallon native has been approved as the acting chancellor of the Nevada System of Higher Education for 18 months while the Board of Regents search for a permanent chancellor. “Dale Erquiaga is a gifted innovator and strategist with over 35 years of successful experience in both the private and public sectors,” said Cathy McAdoo, Board of Regents chair. “I have full confidence in his abilities to be a true asset for NSHE and the many communities we serve.”
The Churchill Entrepreneur Development Association Business Council, the community outreach and membership leg to CEDA, annually puts on the “Please Don’t Make Me Attend Another Event” fundraiser to help its mission. The CEDA Business Council, in partnership with the Churchill Arts Council, the city of Fallon, Mayor Ken Tedford, Councilman James Richardson and Councilwomen Kelly Frost and Karla Kent, is hosting the fundraiser.
Come out for one of the community’s favorite events: the July 4 parade. Following the parade, stay for the block party on Maine Street between Williams and Stillwater avenues. Maine Street will be blocked off until 2 p.m. for pedestrians and families to enjoy bed races, water games, a children’s bike parade and the fire truck sprinklers. Have lunch at food trucks and shop at vendor booths.
The B-29 Superfortress lends much of its early history to the Wendover Army Air Base on the Utah-Nevada border that trained crews to fly the military’s largest plane in the waning days of World War II. Wendover became an independent air base from Fort Douglas in March 1942 where the B-17 and B-24 bomber groups trained
Twenty-seven juniors from different high schools in southern Nevada stopped at the American Legion Post 16 in Fallon for breakfast on Sunday before they checked in at the University of Nevada, Reno for their week-long Nevada Boys State program.
The Churchill County School district will be administering the Summer Food Service Program for the first time.
“One person, one vote.” U.S. Supreme Court, Reynolds v. Sims, June 15, 1964 “A majority of Nevada voters know that we didn’t have a secure election. If we can’t have fair elections, then people are not going to turn out. They’re not going to believe in the system.” Republican Senate candidate Adam Laxalt, One America News Network, Jan. 27, 2022
A Churchill County High School graduate has been tabbed to lead the Nevada State Museum in Carson City. In a statement from the Nevada Division of Museums and History, Dr. Josh Bonde starts his new role on July 11. He succeeds Myron Freedman, the museum director since 2017 and now the administrator of the Nevada Division of Museums and History.
Nearly 400 Western Nevada College students have made the grade of excellence during spring semester. WNC is recognizing 387 students on the Dean’s List for their outstanding performances in the classroom this spring.
It’s not every day that you can see a Japanese yew or a patch of Mexican hats in Reno. But both are among the many exotic plant species that can be found in the Wilbur D. May Arboretum and Botanical Garden in Rancho San Rafael Park.
Watson, here and I just ran into old friend of mine who was really scalped. His pet parents shaved him, because the weather is getting warmer and they thought he would be cooler. It was a big mistake!
In geography, a boundary is a real or imaginary line that separates different regions of the Earth. Things like rivers, mountain ranges and oceans all serve as physical boundaries, while state and country borders serve as imaginary boundaries.
Western Nevada College and the Nevada Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities is presenting a friendship party hosted by the Boys and Girls Club of Western Nevada on Friday, June 17. Community members are invited to attend Journey of Hope from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Boys and Girls Club located at 1870 Russell Way in Carson City. The friendship visit is from Pi Kappa Phi fraternity, whose cyclists cross the country to raise awareness and donations for people with disabilities.
A federal judge declined to decide or dismiss a condemned killer's lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the state's lethal injection plan.
Nevada Health Centers’ School-based Health Center on 618 W. Musser St. will offer COVID-19 and flu vaccinations to adults and children Wednesday, June 15. All are welcome to visit the walk-in clinic from 9 to 11 a.m.
South Lake Tahoe’s adopted son Charles Barkley had some advice for a newcomer to the American Century Championship.
Carson City’s grant is to execute multiple marketing and advertising efforts to support its first full-scale marketing campaign to drive larger awareness of Carson City.
The Carson Valley musician hopes to jump into a summer of big shows after putting out his first album “Battleborn” in April.
The art installation will be swimming the stacks until Friday.
Did you know that the largest lithium and cobalt mines in the western hemisphere can be found in the junk drawers of America? It’s true, and one local company is trying to do something about it.
Retired Senior Volunteer Program will host an elder abuse awareness open house on June 15 in the Ormsby Room at the Carson City Sheriff’s Office.
Carson City Undersheriff Jerome Tushbant graduated from the FBI National Academy on June 8.
This year, all the revenue from Taste will be going toward AEDV’s new shelter to house victims of domestic and sexual violence.
Core West may become the construction manager for a new fire station on Butti Way. Supervisors will consider a proposed $54,000 contract Thursday.
Carson City birth announcements for May 20 to 31, 2022
Crickets! Mormon crickets! Millions upon millions of the creepy dickens.
Recently purchased North American Rescue K9 Tactical Field Kits provide solutions specifically for use with potential injuries of police dogs.
Summer session begins June 13 and will continue through Aug. 6.
Isabel Sandoval attended Nevada Connections Academy since she was in kindergarten.
There are some tax breaks that had sunset provisions in them. We shall see what Congress does this year.
The resolution asks Gov. Steve Sisolak to direct the Nevada Department of Transportation to address safety on the highway.
With five months to the 2022 midterm elections, it’s now increasingly clear that a Republican ‘red wave’ is cresting throughout the country.
Carson Tahoe Health’s Cancer Center marked the 35th annual National Cancer Survivors Day, recognized the first Sunday of each June.
The Nevada National Guard will host its 24th annual Flag Day ceremony and the U.S. Army’s 247th birthday celebration Tuesday at the Capitol.
There are many aspects to the journey of buying and selling real estate.
At its annual meeting Wednesday, June 15, Carson City Chamber Chair Rob Joiner will be handing out seven awards.
This weekend NASCAR is at Sonoma Raceway, a little over three hours west of us.
Final Notice and Public Explanation of a Proposed Activity in a 100-Year Floodplain
Reno High School junior Lucas Gorelick argued school district officials violated his constitutional rights by repeatedly searching his backpack and pickup truck after hoax calls.
One of his most famous walls is the “largest continuous living wall in the country at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art” that is 150 feet by 29 feet.
Dale Erquiaga, a former state superintendent of public instruction, starts in the role July 1 with a base annual salary of $300,000.
Gov. Steve Sisolak said the committee will also target students seeking degrees or certificates for high-demand occupations.
The Nevada Supreme Court is considering whether an initiative will advance to the ballot in November to ask voters if they want to create open primaries and ranked-choice voting in general elections.
The seven major revenue streams brought in $689.6 million more than forecast this fiscal year, about $3.5 billion so far.
The summer season of thunderstorms that often brings lightning and heavy rain will shortly be upon us in western Nevada.
The library takes summer reading underwater with the “Oceans of Possibilities” summer reading challenge, starting Saturday through Aug. 6.
The Proscenium Players Inc. is hoping to add a few more members to its cast. If you’ve ever had an interest in acting, directing or staging this is a great opportunity to explore your options. PPI is holding its annual meeting and celebration on Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Brewery Arts Center’s Grand Ballroom and anyone interested in joining is invited.
The city is setting a $217 million budget for all funds expenditures, outpacing $205 million in all funds revenue, Bagwell said.
Carson High basketball has hired a new head coach for the upcoming 2022-23 season.
Fans may be dropped by the Roper’s office and at the Carson City Senior Center between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Carson City announced last week that dogs are prohibited on the Waterfall Trail and North Kings Loop on the west side of the city.
Sheriff Ken Furlong said Carson City is better prepared than most communities to handle an active shooter situation, especially thanks to school resource officers.
The Emblem Club is a patriotic and charitable organization service that supports local charitable projects.
Over the years the small pioneer town of Mesquite has grown and changed. With all of the advancement, it is now a thriving community.
“Every case of vandalism is a cost to the taxpayer.”
There is a real chance the 6-foot-9 quarterback won’t even be a member of the team this fall after his arrest last Sunday morning for driving under the influence.
Screenings will be through Friday, June 10 from 7:40 a.m. to 3:40 p.m. at Sierra Nevada Health Centers, 3325 Research Way in Carson City.
Fulcrum Bioenergy has the first commercial-scale plant to convert household garbage into low cost, net-zero transportation fuel.
Three Nevada Department of Transportation workers were injured Tuesday afternoon after they were hit by a vehicle on US 395 Northbound near Topsy Lane.
A vision. A plan. And now a state-of-the art venue. Local government officials and guests attended the grand opening and ribbon cutting on June 1 for the Rafter 3C Arena, which is expected to provide a boon to the Churchill County economy.
As Fallon’s mayor, Ken Tedford loves his community, and when the opportunity comes to showcase the Oasis of Nevada to visitors, he will do so in a heartbeat.
Speakers at Friday night’s Churchill County High School graduation told seniors to look forward to the next chapter in their lives after the Class of 2022 persevered during one of the bleakest times in U.S. history.
If approved by state regulators, NV Energy says the average residential customer in Northern Nevada would see their electric bill rise 8.12 percent.
What’s red, white and blue with an added color of green? Churchill County residents who support their country, the Navy … and we can’t forget the iconic Greenwave, a symbol of the wind-blown waves of alfalfa and other crops that cover the Lahontan Valley.
Voting is in the home stretch with early voting ending on Saturday and the primary election slated for Tuesday at the Fallon Convention Center.
Senior and Oasis co-valedictorian Tayler Felton finished strong at the Nevada State Rodeo in Winnemucca.
Free concert-in-the-park on June 18 at 7:30 p.m. This performance is presented in cooperation with the mayor, Fallon City Council and city of Fallon For the past 20 years, Hackensaw Boys have been a hard-touring force of nature in the American roots music world, bringing a punk ferocity to their string band base and a powerful sensitivity to their ballad roots.
Members of the Fallon Paiute Shoshone Tribe who are currently serving or have served in the nation’s military were honored on Memorial Day when Capt. Shane Tanner, commander of Naval Air Station Fallon, recognized their service and sacrifice.
Watson here, and I have a tale to tell about my tail. I happened to notice that some dogs have cropped tails or no tails at all, and I began to wonder just what a tail does. Humans don’t have tails, but they also walk standing up and they use their arms for balance.
Fifth graders from Numa Elementary School and Karl Marsh’s students from Churchill County High School recently participated in Conserve the Carson River workdays on the Carson River in partnership with the River Wranglers.
“Each fifth-grade student has been tasked with selecting an important figure or event from history and bringing it to life. After weeks of hard work and research, the students arrived for an evening of history and fun, dressed in their historical costumes, ready to share what they've learned. Visitors can span history and the globe, visiting different countries, cultures, and timelines, all within the halls of Numa.”
Churchill County School High School held its annual Scholarship and Academic Awards night in the high school auditorium on May 23.
Athletes will compete for $50,000 in prize money as the Rafter 3C Arena hosts the inaugural Battle Born Broncs on Wednesday.
This weekend will be busy on both ends of the town with motorsports invading the Lahontan Valley.
Somewhere out in the Buena Vista Valley between Lovelock and Winnemucca is paradise.
"The Chinese have to look at what happens here to Russia in the eyes of the world and think twice about Taiwan."
The bill would transfer 258 acres of federal land to Carson City to mitigate wildfire and flood dangers, improve transportation and access to outdoor recreation areas.
The Capital City Arts Initiative’s exhibition, Moiré, presents Claire Pasquier’s perceptions and reactions to our lives being played out on the big screen.
Chanting “three, two, one, worms!” the Greenhouse Project cut the ribbon on a new composter and native plant nursery at Carson High School.
The change was mandated by the Federal Communications Commission to enable the launch of the 988 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
A shooting authorities say involved motorcycle gang members on a Henderson freeway may have been retaliation for the killing of a man several weeks ago in Southern California.
Carson City Library Board chair asks lawmakers to help do something about the unreasonable amounts electronic publishers are charging public libraries.
While enjoying the weather, have you considered how the heat may impact your furry friends? Chances are, if you are feeling hot, your pet is, too!
The head of Nevada’s Cannabis Compliance Board says he agrees with a Canadian university study that legalization of recreational marijuana use didn’t eliminate the illegal dealers.
Toyota donated $9,000. The dealership also is offering 3D firework glasses, which can be picked up at 2590 S Carson St., starting June 13 through July 3.
The Public Utilities Commission of Nevada has scheduled a June 9 hearing on the 2019 Legislature’s bill expanding the Solar Access Program.
Letters to the editor of the Nevada Appeal published June 4, 2022.
The animals receive at least 120 days of training as part of this inmate training program.
Nevada will divest investments valued at $89 million in companies that profit from the manufacture or sale of assault-style weapons, state treasurer Zach Conine announced Thursday. The decision adds the state to the list of those that have exempted firearm businesses from their portfolios in recent years.
Eaglemark Savings Bank presented a check in the amount of $10,000 to CASA of Carson City through its Community Reinvestment Act program.
The Carson City Symphony’s 2022 annual pops party concert will be held on Sunday, June 12 at 6 p.m. at the Capital Amphitheater,
Sen. Jacky Rosen, D-Nev., on Friday sent a letter asking the appropriations committee to give legal, licensed cannabis businesses access to Small Business Administration loans.
Lacy J. Dalton will perform July 7 in Minden; in Reno on July 9; in Virginia City on July 24; and in Fallon on Sept. 9.
Don’t you just love our American tax system? So simple and straight forward. (Can you see my tongue in my cheek?)
1,989 years ago, give or take a few years, you were born. And the events of your birthday give you a living, active, beautiful faith.
The Carson City Schools Foundation is asking community donors to help “Sponsor a Student” for the Jump Start College program.
Carson City birth announcements for May 20 to 25, 2022
The proliferation of mass shootings reflect deeper problems than gun laws can fix.
On a brisk Saturday morning, graduates entered Carson High School’s gym for their group photo while the band welcomed guests with a series of musical performances including the traditional “Pomp and Circumstance,” “Star Spangled Banner” and “Affirmation” as the recessional. Principal Bob Chambers recognized senior class achievements, and Carson City school board members presented diplomas.
The grant is part of a $4.2 million initiative to help rural, frontier and urban hospitals and health centers across Nevada provide better ultrasound imaging services.
You nominated, now it is time to vote for the Best of Carson City. Final voting for the Nevada Appeal’s annual Best of Carson City awards runs through Sunday, June 26.
There are many items related to financial and time components of the transaction that are beyond the control of either party these days.
Forty-two employees who have worked a collective 853 years with the Carson City School District will retire this year.
Sunday was one of the busiest of the season, with Formula 1 and IndyCar in their most famous races and NASCAR Cup in its longest.
From their Senior Sunrise in September 2021 to their Senior Sunset June 1, the Class of 2022 has reached the end of their Carson City School District journey.
Duong, 73, competed against 10 others from around the world and earned his medal despite being the oldest competitor in his age group.
The Northern Nevada Baseball Coaches Association will be hosting its underclassmen all-star game Monday, June 6 at 5 p.m. at Bishop Manogue High School early next week.
"With summer coming up and more and more social gatherings taking place, I thought it would be a good recipe to share"
Carson High's Jennifer Acosta and Danielle Van Dusen and Pioneer High's Hailee Olson are recipients of the organization’s first scholarships.
Early voting continues at the Carson City Community Center through June 10th. Park Rangers and parking attendants will be on site to direct parking. Approximately 100 parking spaces on the east side of the building will be designated for voters, as well as the convenience of a ballot drop box for mail in ballots. With the Nevada State Fair, theater performances, safe graduation, and other park activities scheduled, parking may be limited.
Patrick Mahomes and Travis Kelce of the Kansas City Chiefs and Josh Allen of the Buffalo Bills will play in the American Century Championship at Lake Tahoe, July 6-10.
Many applications have been extended, so the overall total in scholarships may be significantly higher than what is represented as of May 19.
Adam Whitney’s new art exhibition focusing on the themes of acceptance and healing is open at The Brewery Arts Center’s Artisan Gallery.
Pioneer Academy’s Class of 2022 celebrated 28 graduates in the Carson City Community Center Bob Boldrick Theater on Wednesday.
Nevada Association of Counties Executive Director Vinson Guthreau visited the Board of Supervisors to outline how NACO is protecting Carson City interests.
Daniel Phillips, 61, was arrested Wednesday on multiple charges of possessing child pornography.
A PUCN spokesman said that would increase the average monthly residential bill for electric customers by 69 cents in Northern Nevada.
A "soft judiciary" system in Nevada and the Legislature's sweeping criminal reform legislation of 2021 are hampering efforts to fight crime, Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo said.
Six inmates at the Northern Nevada Correctional Center in Carson City graduated with their welding certification through Western Nevada College.
The completion of the Nevada portion of the Central Pacific Railroad was celebrated with the driving of the golden spike near Promontory Point, Utah in May 1869.
The suit alleges Polymer80 undermines firearms laws by providing kits and parts without serial numbers to buyers who do not undergo background checks.
Nevada is among the 13 Division I teams with the worst quarterback situation in the entire country, according to ESPN.
A celebration of Danny Lopez’s life is 5 p.m. Friday at Jethro’s Oven & Grill 1281 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville.
There is no entry fee to visit the fair, but an unlimited ride wristband is $35, and more ticket options will be available at fair kiosks.
Dogs are no longer permitted on the Waterfall Trail or the North Kings Loop Trail to better protect Kings Creek, a source of Carson City’s drinking water.
When Lisa Swan arrived at Oasis Academy College Prep seven years ago, she saw the group of sixth graders and knew greatness awaited them.
Bulletin Board: Stop by the Churchill County Library in June to take advantage of its activities for all ages
The eighth annual de Golyer Bucking Horse and Bull Bash rodeo event is accepting entries until June 20. The event is June 25 at the county fairgrounds with gates opening at 5 p.m. followed by the rodeo at 6 p.m.
County Manager Jeff Page cited a federal requirement to establish a legitimate courthouse to hold jury trials for domestic abuse cases.
The primary will be held June 14. Early voting for the primary runs from Saturday and ends June 10. The polls will be closed Memorial Day.
“Our vision should be of an America where abortion is safe and legal but rare.” President Bill Clinton, Jan. 22, 1993 With the recently leaked U.S. Supreme Court memo on Roe v. Wade, abortion rights have become big news. Understanding the background of this complex issue should be helpful.
Oasis Academy College Prep prides itself on preparing students for the rigorous curriculum they will face at college and offering an opportunity to get a jump start on college through dual enrollment classes.
Graduates of the Churchill County School District’s Adult Education Diploma Program were told by several speakers at their May 26 ceremony not to stop believing in themselves both now and in the future.
Watson here. I was so excited last week when my mom mentioned she was getting Cadillacs. I could just image myself riding in the upmost luxury on a comfortable, full-sized back seat. I was sure there is a built-in bone bar, too. Well, the dream was shattered when I realized she said cataracts not Cadillacs.
A Silver Springs native is serving with Naval Air Station Fallon supporting TOPGUN aviators at the Navy’s premier tactical air warfare training center.
Time management, flexibility and a sense of accomplishment are all reasons that Western Nevada College’s Jump Start program made it enjoyable for Oasis Academy’s Kailyn Sorensen.
Leah Bake and Donovan May of Oasis Academy College Prep are the first two SACA-certified high school students in Nevada to receive training for a special honor in Western Nevada College’s unique Tech Express mobile lab.
The Carson City school board recently approved an application to the state for renewal of the district’s distance education program through 2025.