Carson City


CCSO: 36-year-old charged with sexual assault of minor

On Sunday, CCSO detectives arrested Kevin Mullen, 36, for Sexual Assault of a Minor Under 14.

Planning commissioners OK escape room permit

The commission unanimously approved a special use permit for an escape room business in downtown Carson City.

Carson High debate team makes finals at Reed

The tournament hosted 16 schools and 184 individual competitors.

Breakfast with Santa coming to Governor’s Mansion on Dec. 16

As a young mother hoping to create positive and lasting holiday memories for my daughter, I would book us for breakfast with Santa that usually took place in a large department store when we lived in Washington, D.C., and San Diego.

Pioneer Academy Student of the Month: Kaitlyn Nguyen

Kaitlyn Nguyen, Pioneer Academy's Student of the Month for November, aspires to study architecture and help families in need of affordable housing.

Carson City Sheriff's Office seeks missing man

The Carson City Sheriff's Office is seeking information about a missing man. Rodney Smith was reported missing on Nov. 17. His family reported him missing and is concerned for his safety. He was last seen around near the 2000 block of West College Parkway in Carson City.

Silver & Snowflakes: The perfect never-fail recipe for creating a beloved holiday tradition

Take nine fifth grade Carson City music teachers, add two invaluable State Buildings and Grounds crew, stir in the two Carson City Chamber staff, and you’ve got the basic recipe of what it takes to pull off the beloved holiday event known as Silver & Snowflakes Festival of Lights.

Snow could touch Western Nevada Valley floors Thursday

The transition to December toward the end of the week could bring light snow to valley floors in the Carson City area, according to the National Weather Service.

Lyon school board appoints Logan as next superintendent

The Lyon County School Board appointed Deputy Superintendent Tim Logan to fill its district’s top position starting July 1, 2024, preferring a "homegrown" candidate to performing a national search to fill its top post.

Sierra Lutheran enrollment up nearly 20%

More students coming in means needing more classroom space in the near future.

The not-so mean one, Mr. Grinch, to appear at Silver & Snowflakes Festival

The small-hearted Mr. Grinch will once again try to hide his grinchy self as he plays little tricks on students singing their holiday songs heralding the advent of the holiday season. He’ll be waiting in the wings as Santa (Tom Bragg) tries to steal the show when, on cue, that white-beard man clad in red comes down the Capitol steps as the children sing “Here Comes Santa Claus.”

Silver & Snowflakes: Capitol grounds glow during December

You’d be hard pressed to find a more beautiful display of holiday lights than those found on the front lawn of our state Capitol. Last year, for the first time, the fairy lights were creatively wrapped around tree trunks and limbs instead of randomly hung, and what a difference wrapping makes.

Silver & Snowflakes: Celebrating 35 years of creating Christmas joy

The Silver and Snowflakes Festival of Lights was born out of darkness, the darkness that was brought about due to the ongoing oil crisis that had been crippling the country for years.

Salvation Army needs help for Angel Tree program

Out of approximately 548 kids in the program, from 252 families, only 120 have been adopted for gifts as of Monday.

Holiday treat concert returns to Carson City on Dec. 10

Blood donors at Vitalant's Carson City Donor Center from Dec. 2-9 may receive a complimentary ticket.