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Shaheen Beauchamp completes Kahle renovation

November 17, 2018 — Shaheen Beauchamp Builders has announced the completion of the Kahle Community Center Improvement Project. The project consisted of roof modification, new single ply, masonry and metal siding maintenance and interior flooring, along with some new wall padding in the basketball gym. The center, located at

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No. 6 Nevada Wolf Pack rolls past Little Rock

November 17, 2018 — RENO — The Little Rock Trojans put up little resistance to the No. 6 Nevada Wolf Pack Friday night at Lawlor Events Center. A crowd of 10,273 saw the Wolf Pack roll to its third consecutive victory to open the season, 87-59, over the Sun

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Cookie dough sales raise $9,200 for Carson City school

November 16, 2018 — Eagle Valley Middle School went "dough to dough" in the Parent Teacher Organization's annual cookie dough fundraiser. In total, the gross sales were equivalent to more than $23,000. The school earns about 40 percent of total gross sales, bringing the net total to $9,200. A

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Family bets on Reno school for autism, learning differences

November 16, 2018 — Uprooting a family and business is no small task, but when it comes to education for a child, sometimes that is exactly what families must consider. If that child is on the autism spectrum, that decision is even more critical. Enter the McMahon family of

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Andrew MacKenzie

November 16, 2018 — 1941-2018 Another piece of Nevada is lost. Andrew, better known as Andy, was born on his family's ranch in Yerington, Nevada. He was the fourth of five children of Albert "Burr" and Marion, including Al, Fred, Madeline and Mary Lou. Andy enjoyed his upbringing in

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Nevada Wolf Pack game at San Jose State moved to noon kickoff

November 16, 2018 — Nevada's football game at San Jose State University on Saturday has been moved to a noon kickoff, according to a media release. After consultation with both institutions, the start time is being moved forward from the original time of 2 p.m. Officials from the Mountain

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Memorial service to be held for Nancy Clarke

November 16, 2018 — The regional art community mourns the death of Gardnerville artist Nancy Clarke, who also lived in Carson City. Clark was known to most members of the East Fork Gallery, the Tahoe Art League, Carson Valley Artists Association and The Nevada Artists Association. She was well

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$600,000 slated for rural broadband in Nevada

November 16, 2018 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded $40 million in grants nationwide to enhance healthcare access including $603,499 for two Nevada projects. Phil Cowee, USDA state director for rural development said the grants will improve broadband access in 15 rural counties across the state. The

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Felony drug arrest at hardware store, Carson City Sheriff’s Office says

November 16, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. THURSDAY • At 3:30 p.m., Brett Seslar, 18, was arrested on suspicion of felony possession of a controlled substance and furnishing dangerous drugs to a minor.

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Nevada Supreme Court to hold election vote canvass on Nov. 27

November 16, 2018 — The official canvass of the 2018 general election vote will be held Nov. 27 at 9 a.m. Members of the Nevada Supreme Court will review and officially certify the results of the election in the Old Assembly Chambers on the second floor of the state

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Nevada Gov.-elect Sisolak names transition staff

November 16, 2018 — Gov. Elect Steve Sisolak has named Michelle White as director of his transition staff. She has been a political advisor for more than a decade including as state director of For Our Future during this year's election cycle and deputy director of Hillary for Nevada

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Nanette Birdsell

November 16, 2018 — Nanette Birdsell, 55, died November 14, 2018 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial, 775-882-1766.

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A football game for the ages: Fallon, Truckee battle for 3A supremacy

November 16, 2018 — The best teams in the Nevada 3A face each other this weekend in what may be another historical game for Nevada prep sports. Truckee and Fallon played one of the most competitive high-school football games of the season more than two months ago, yet each

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Jennie-O recalling ground turkey in salmonella outbreak

November 16, 2018 — NEW YORK — Jennie-O Turkey recalled packages of ground turkey in a salmonella outbreak, and regulators say additional products from other companies could be named as their investigation continues. The recall was the first — not counting pet food — tied to a widespread and

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JoAnne Skelly: Pruning evergreen trees

November 16, 2018 — We're pruning pine, incense cedar and spruce trees now. Some have branches hanging in the way of the driveway or gates. Others have dead or dying branches. We had delayed pruning until after a hard freeze to reduce the possibility for beetle attacks. When a

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Frank Papaianni

November 16, 2018 — August 17, 1932 ~ November 13, 2018 Frank Papaianni, 86, of Carson City, passed away on November 13, 2018. He was born on August 17, 1932, in Syracuse, New York. Frank retired after 26 years with the Employment Security Department. He was a Navy veteran

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Carson City flu clinic helps prepare for crisis

November 16, 2018 — Editor's Note: This is one is a series of articles, Partners for Success, highlighting the agencies that make up Partnership Carson City, an alliance of resources dedicated to creating a healthy community. Between working two jobs and caring for her pets, Trudi Gaye doesn't have

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Julie Genthe: Music and memory: helping those with Alzheimer’s

November 16, 2018 — According to the Alzheimer's Association, the number of Americans living with Alzheimer's disease is growing — and growing fast. An estimated 5.7 million Americans of all ages have Alzheimer's. Because the disease currently has no cure, researchers are continually looking for ways to improve the

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Benjamin Joseph Foraker

November 15, 2018 — Benjamin Joseph Foraker, age 39, of Minden, NV passed away on November 9, 2018. Arrangements in the trusted care of Fitzhenry's Carson Valley Funeral Home, 775-882-2644.

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Supervisors reinstate traffic enforcement program

November 15, 2018 — The Board of Supervisors Thursday voted to reinstate a traffic enforcement program that was dropped in 2011 due to budget cuts. The lone no vote was cast by Supervisor Lori Bagwell, who said she supported the program, but that ongoing programs with recurring costs should

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