Lahontan Valley News


Veterans recognized for their educational paths at area colleges

Three local veterans each recently received a $3,000 college scholarship.

High school sports: Winter seasons get underway

Winter sports action this week features tournaments from Reno to Fallon to Hawthorne.

American Legion fills void at the holidays

More than 50 volunteers prepare or deliver food to area senior citizens.

Tree lighting kicks off the holidays

Numerous events slated for the Fallon area this weekend.

Fallon Theatre celebrates season with Rudolph, Ralphie

Weekend schedule features “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" and “A Christmas Story.”

Commissioners meet Thursday; Scharmann takes District 3 post

Scharmann replaces Dr. Greg Koenig, who was elected to the State Assembly for District 38

Greenwave, Bighorns prep sports calendar

Fallon, Oasis high school sports schedules for Dec. 1 through Dec. 7.

New flags wave over the CCHS basketball court

Loni (Johnston) Faught, a 1997 CCHS graduate, was the volunteer coordinator of the effort to bring new flags to the gym.

Community bulletin board for Nov. 28

Churchill County news in brief and upcoming events for the week of Nov. 28.

CAPS: The genuine joys of dog jowls

Many people like the look of droopy jowls, and selective breeding has produced larger and more prominent jowls — but what are they for?

Bighorn news: Senior spotlight, parades and pajamas

The latest happenings at Oasis Academy.

Section of downtown city block demolished

A & K Earth Movers recently began demolishing buildings immediately south of the Nugget to Lumos and Associates to make room for future expansion.

Churchill schools celebrate Native American Heritage Month

Schools recently hosted events, conducted lessons, and taught students about Native American history, heritage and culture.

Small Business Saturday event returns

The Fallon Chamber of Commerce and the Churchill Entrepreneurial Development Association are encouraging residents to stay in Fallon and patronize small businesses.

Community holiday events roundup

Christmas Convoy of Lights, Toys for Tots and more.