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Anterior hip replacement at Carson Tahoe Health

March 22, 2019 — Carson Tahoe Health is proud to announce the addition of direct anterior (DA) hip replacement surgery to its surgical capabilities, allowing patients the option for a minimally-invasive procedure with a quick recovery time. Anterior hip replacement, an alternative to traditional approaches, is performed through a

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Senator Square: Unplugged and loving it at Carson High

March 22, 2019 — CHS celebrated its second annual Carson Unplugged event this past week where staff and students were encouraged to unplug from technology and be present in the moment, enjoying more face-to-face interactions and less screen time. Sponsored by the Social and Emotional Learning committee, students and teachers

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Carson City’s Concert Under Stars features 3 headliners

March 22, 2019 — For the first time in 11 years, the Concert Under the Stars will feature three main acts: Poco, Firefall and Pure Prairie League. "I'm thrilled," said organizer Karen Abowd. "These are the legends of country rock. The community is really excited about this." This year's

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Tickets still available for TEDxCarsonCity 2019

March 22, 2019 — In the tradition of TED, a nonprofit organization devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading comes TEDxCarsonCity is back for a third year. TEDxCarsonCity is a local, volunteer driven and organized event that brings people together to share a TED-like experience. TED and TEDx communities recently celebrated

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Talk of the Town: Tanja Musselman Photography

March 22, 2019 — Are you excited about your life With the job you need to do? Tanja Musselman is your photographer She will do the job for you "Tanja Musselman Photography" It is right here in our town From the "BAC-Expresso Yourself Cafe" To the "Gather Restaurant" and

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Past Pages for March 23-26, 2019

March 22, 2019 — Saturday 150 Years Ago All sorts: The stage from Reno, Hank Monk, driver, arrived last evening with Sacramento papers from yesterday. We are indebted to Agent Dorsey of the Union Express. 140 Years Ago Bowers Mansion haunted: An old story is revived purporting that Bowers

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SILVER DOLLARS AND WOODEN NICKELS: There he is, Mr. Carson High

March 22, 2019 — Silver Dollars and Wooden Nickels is a weekly feature in the Appeal's Opinion pages in which the Appeal gives Silver Dollars to those who deserve recognition and occasionally a Wooden Nickel to those who deserve criticism. SILVER DOLLAR: To Cameron Rudy who was chosen as

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John Bullis: Which type of trust is best for you?

March 22, 2019 — There are many different types of trusts. If you meet with an estate planning attorney, you will be more likely to choose the type of trust that best meets your goals, desires and situation. The most popular trust is a grantor (also known as living)

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Nevada receives $3.7 million for opioid programs

March 22, 2019 — The federal government has awarded Nevada $3,768,628 to support opioid treatment programs. Sens. Catherine Cortrez Masto and Jacky Rosen, both Democrats, said the money will expand access to opioid abuse prevention, treatment and recovery programs across the state. "Protecting the health and well-being of Nevadans

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Local roundup: Carson High baseball falls to Reno

March 22, 2019 — The continued growth of the Carson High baseball team could be seen on Thursday against Reno High at Ron McNutt Field. But how far the Senators need to progress could also be seen. Carson had its chances to make things a lot more interesting against

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Deputies probe death of man whose body was found in Fernley

March 22, 2019 — FERNLEY — Lyon County sheriff's deputies are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in a field near a gas station in Fernley. The sheriff's office says they received a call from a citizen who found the body Wednesday afternoon near the

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Extension’s ‘Farm Days’ set for April in Carson City

March 22, 2019 — University of Nevada Cooperative Extension's 4-H presents Capital City Farm Days, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m., April 11 and 12 at the Carson City Fairgrounds and Fuji Park Exhibit Hall, 601 Clear Creek Road. There will be about 30 presenters teaching elementary-age youth about Nevada agriculture, where

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Betty (Mary) Williams

March 22, 2019 — March 23, 1939-February 10, 2019 A celebration of the life of Betty Williams will take place at 1:00 PM Saturday March 23, 2019 at Hilltop Community Church (3588 Romans Rd., Carson City). Betty was born and raised in Taunton, MA, where she graduated from high

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Wild Horse Children’s Theater presents Disney’s ‘Winnie the Pooh, Kids’

March 22, 2019 — Got honey? Wild Horse Children's Theater presents Disney's "Winnie the Pooh, Kids" at the Brewery Arts Center Performance Hall, 511 W. King St. in Carson City. The new musical is based on the beloved characters of A. A. Milne and the 2011 Disney animated feature

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Playground at Carson City park to be demolished

March 22, 2019 — The playground and picnic shelter at Ross Gold Park will be fenced off starting March 25 to undergo demolition as part of the project to rehab the park. The playground, which is more than 25 years old and doesn't meet current safety guidelines, is being

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Police say Salvadoran murder suspect killed for meth

March 22, 2019 — RENO — A detective says a Salvadoran immigrant charged with four Nevada murders told police he robbed and killed his elderly victims during a 10-day rampage in January because he needed money to buy methamphetamine. The detective told the grand jury, which indicted Wilber Ernesto

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Western Nevada College offers stress reduction course

March 22, 2019 — Western Nevada College's Continuing Education Department is proud to offer Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction at its Carson City campus, starting Tuesday, March 26. This eight-week course uses 30 years of research to help participants develop more capacity to deal with short- and long-term stressors in their

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Nevada Wolf Pack saves its worst for last, says Joe Santoro

March 21, 2019 — Sports fodder … The Nevada Wolf Pack, it turns out, saved its worst for last this season. The Pack picked the most unfortunate time for its first two-game losing streak of the season, losing to San Diego State last Friday in the Mountain West tournament

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Artists visit Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Nevada

March 21, 2019 — Las Vegas artist and illustrator Zet Gold, 25, unveiled the entryway mural she created for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Nevada on Monday, as part of a visiting artist grant through the Nevada Arts Council and Southwest Gas. Brad Harris, vice president of

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No. 7 Nevada Wolf Pack can’t rally against No. 10 Florida in NCAA Tournament

March 21, 2019 — DES MOINES, Iowa — Florida nearly squandered a double-digit lead before finally stopping a Nevada comeback and pulling off a 70-61 upset in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Kevarrius Hayes scored 16 points, Jalen Hudson added 15 and the 10th-seeded Gators won their

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