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Community Sports: Carson City again hosts District Little League tourney

June 19, 2018 — The annual Nevada District 1 All-Star Tournament kicks off Wednesday at Governors Field. The tournament format is double-elimination with consolation games. Each team is guaranteed at least three games. Once a team loses twice it has no chance to play for the title. The 10-year-old

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Carson City Sheriff’s officers using new body cameras

June 19, 2018 — The employees with the Carson City Sheriff's Office have been upgraded, with the implementation of their new body cameras. Per the new legislative statute, all law enforcement agencies in Nevada will be required to outfit their officers with body cameras. As per the statute, all

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Extreme motor officer challenge set for Carson City

June 19, 2018 — Battleborn pride is the name of the game at this year's Extreme Motor Officer Training Challenge in Carson City. Carson City Sheriff's Office will be hosting its 15th annual Extreme Motor Officer Training Challenge, a three-day event at the end of June that brings motor

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Nevada’s prison overtime down 69 percent in last quarter

June 19, 2018 — With prison wardens taking a much more active role in managing overtime, the budget shortfall in Nevada is now down to $3.1 million. That's far less than the $22 million total corrections officials were reporting just a few months ago. Gov. Brian Sandoval complimented Corrections

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Dangberg Park completes landscaping project

June 19, 2018 — A major landscaping restoration project was recently completed at the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park. A portion of the project was funded by Douglas County, and the balance was made possible by donations from a variety of sources, including foundation and government grants, business support,

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DUI arrest made at 9:45 a.m., says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

June 19, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. MONDAY At 9:45 a.m., a 31-year-old Carson City woman was arrested on suspicion of DUI and child endangerment after deputies initiated a traffic stop near the

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Jerry Crouch

June 19, 2018 — Gerald (Jerry) Wayne Crouch, 79, of Carson City, Nevada, passed away at home on June 1, 2018 after a brief illness. He was surrounded by his family. Jerry was born in Clark County, Kentucky on December 8, 1938. He attended Clark County High School in

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Grouchy’s barbershop serves more than 500 customers in first 2 months

June 19, 2018 — Since the age of 17, Billy Coleman always knew he wanted to be a barber. After serving 25 years in law enforcement, Coleman achieved his lifelong dream by opening Grouchy's Barbershop along West Williams Avenue, after completing his apprenticeship at East 50 Barbershop in Carson

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Churchill Co. Middle School remodels for Blended Learning

June 19, 2018 — Churchill County Middle School will be undergoing renovations this summer to accommodate the Blended Learning Community program, as the district's Board of Trustees approved to move forward with the project at Wednesday's meeting. Renovations will cost $50,000 for demolition, new flooring, plumbing, electrical amenities, painting,

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LVN Editorial: NIAA Board of Control doesn’t play fairly

June 19, 2018 — The Dayton High School administration, coaches and parents discovered how inept the NIAA Board of Control is when pure logic decisions override protection of their fiefdoms. Believe us when we say we feel your pain because Fallon faced the same problems, the same (il)logical arguments,

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Coalition conducts Southern Nevada military services

June 19, 2018 — The Nevada Veterans Coalition brought its monthly ceremony from Northern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Fernley to the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery (SNVMC) in Boulder City on Friday to honor 35 servicemen whose remains also have been unclaimed. This is the 11th mission for

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Crews respond to brush fire at Carson Rifle and Pistol Range

June 19, 2018 — Fire crews quickly responded to a brush fire just after 1 p.m., on Tuesday at the Carson Rifle and Pistol Range on Flint Drive, according to a post on the Carson City Fire Department's Facebook page. The fire is near containment, the post reported at

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Glen McAdoo: The Mueller investigation (opinion column)

June 19, 2018 — President Trump, Vice President Pence, and loud mouth Rudy Giuliani are insisting that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russia's involvement in our presidential election in 2016, has gone on long enough and must end. Give me a break. Lawrence Walsh's investigation of the Iran-contra

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Who wants to go see a movie about a dentist?

June 19, 2018 — Who wants to go see a move about a dentist? Apparently quite a few people it turns out! Listed below are the top seven movies about dentists that you probably have already seen and simply didn't even realize were actually movies about dentists. Each of

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Recipe: Barbacoa can be a pressure cooker, by Amanda Long

June 19, 2018 — Barbacoa. Means "barbecue" and is a form of cooking that originated in the Caribbean. In Mexico it refers to the process of slow cooking meats over an open fire. This isn't a traditional recipe for Barbacoa. Neither are most of the recipes out there that

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Carson City health inspections for June 15

June 19, 2018 — Carson City Health Department's food-service inspections for June 15. All scores are on a 100-point scale, with points deducted depending on the severity of violations: Aloha Discount Wine and Liquors, 4555 S. Carson St., scored 100 points. Dutch Bros. Coffee, 1231 S. Carson St., 98

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BLM seeks input on proposed acquisition of Pine Nut land

June 19, 2018 — The Bureau of Land Management, Carson City District, is soliciting input for the proposed acquisition of 14,522 acres of environmental sensitive lands owned by Bently Family Limited Partnership as part of the Southern Nevada Public Lands Management Act (SNPLMA) Round 15 nominations. Public comments will

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Carnival, July 4 fireworks set for Mills Park in Carson City

June 19, 2018 — This is the 26th year RSVP will host the Independence Day Celebration and Carnival in Mills Park. A winner of the Carson City Chamber of Commerce 2016 Event of the Year, and voted one of Carson City's top three Best Annual Events in 2017 —

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Carson City live entertainment for June 20-26

June 19, 2018 — Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St., is hosting CW and Dr. Spitmore from noon to 2 p.m. and Robert Mabe from 7 to 9 p.m. today. Cliff and Dave at 6 p.m. today at the Carson Valley Inn in Minden. DJ Trivia from 7 to

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Blues coming to Dangberg Home Ranch

June 19, 2018 — The Mylo McCormick Project will bring blues, funk and rock music to Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park at 6:30 p.m., on Thursday. The Mylo McCormick Project is a four-piece band, led by singer-songwriter and musician Mylo McCormick who has also performed with Moz Motley Blues

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