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Most of expected growth in Nevada revenue already spent

September 21, 2018 — The leading candidates to become Gov. Brian Sandoval's successor are locked in a dispute over who will do the most to improve funding for K-12 education in Nevada. Republican Adam Laxalt says he'll pump $500 million in new money generated by the state's rebounding economy

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Prep Roundup: Carson High golf tied for league lead

September 21, 2018 — Karen and Jill Beglin finished 1-2 for the Carson High girls golf team on Tuesday in the Sierra League Tournament at Toiyabe Golf Course. Karen shot a 70 and Jill fired a 74. It was Karen's first low medalist finish of the season as she

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Carson City Rifle, Pistol Range has new schedule

September 21, 2018 — The Carson City Rifle and Pistol Range will have a modified schedule for its Covered and Prone 300 Yard Rifle Line, effective immediately. The Rifle Line will be open Sundays only, until further notice. The Covered 50 yard Pistol Line and four private shooting bays

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Carson City Sheriff’s report provides lesson: Don’t lose your glasses

September 21, 2018 — The following persons were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. THURSDAY • At 5:15 a.m., a 30-year-old woman was jailed on a warrant on suspicion of failure to appear at a traffic court hearing. Bail was

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Nevada seeks again to overturn FEMA denial of wildfire aid

September 21, 2018 — RENO — The state of Nevada and members of Congress are again appealing to the U.S. government to reverse an earlier decision to deny disaster assistance to a remote rural area ravaged by a huge wildfire near the Idaho line. Kacey KC, Nevada's state forester

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Tribes awarded $3 million for anti-violence programs

September 21, 2018 — WASHINGTON — Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., has announced the Justice Department is awarding more than $3 million in grants to American Indian tribes in Nevada. "This announcement comes amid DOJ efforts to combat the disproportionate levels of violent crime and domestic violence in American Indian

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Basic dog obedience program to run for six weeks in Carson City

September 21, 2018 — Carson City Recreation's Basic Dog Obedience program, instructed by Guy Yeaman, will begin Oct. 2 and run through Nov. 6. Yeaman uses his 50 years of experience to help owners teach their dogs basic obedience commands. Individual behavior problems will also be addressed. Each dog

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Reno judge disciplined for sexist comment

September 21, 2018 — A district judge in Reno has been disciplined for making a sexist comment a woman's place was in the kitchen and in the bedroom. The Nevada Commission on Judicial Discipline has ordered District Judge Charles Weller to pay a $2,500 fine, be given a public

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Duck Hill, Chimney Fires started by target shooting

September 21, 2018 — On Thursday, Bureau of Land Management Fire Investigators determined the causes of both the Duck Hill and Chimney 2 wildfires was target shooting. The Duck Hill fire started at approximately 11:40 a.m. at Duck Hill in Washoe Valley and the Chimney 2 fire started at

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Rummage sale Saturday in Carson City

September 21, 2018 — Skis, exercise equipment, furniture, clothing and plenty of other items will be available during a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, at St. Paul's Lutheran Family. The sale is presented by the Carson City Natives and Newcomers. The church, at

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Carson High students tour UNR campus, earn college credit

September 21, 2018 — Recently, 34 juniors and seniors from Carson High School took a tour of the University of Nevada, Reno's campus and received their college identification cards. In partnership with the UNR, CHS offers the dual credit EDU 110 course for students interested in pursuing a teaching

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Hands-Only CPR Tour to stop in Carson City

September 21, 2018 — The Hands-Only CPR Mobile Tour, presented by the American Heart Association and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation, will bring lifesaving training to employees with Nevada Department of Health and Human Services and Carson City. Attendees can learn the two simple steps of Hands-Only

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Byron Lee Cassell

September 21, 2018 — May 25, 1980 ~ Sept. 1, 2018 Heaven's gates opened as Byron Lee Cassell III, affectionally known as Buddy, died peacefully September 1, 2018 at the age of 38, after a courageous battle with Cancer. Born May 25, 1980 in Milford, Utah, the joyful and

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Plenty of activities planned at annual pumpkin patch in Carson City

September 21, 2018 — Seeliger Elementary School, 2800 Saliman Road in Carson City, is celebrating its 26th annual Pumpkin Patch from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 13. This year's fall festival will feature a raffle, dunk tank, craft fair, silent auction, cake walk, carnival games, prizes, food, bake

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Trump stumping for Sen. Dean Heller in Las Vegas

September 20, 2018 — LAS VEGAS — His own political fortunes intrinsically linked to his party holding control of Congress, President Donald Trump on Thursday offered full-throated support for the most vulnerable incumbent Republican senator, while unleashing a torrent of grievances against Democrats and the news media and claiming

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Nevada judge wants more briefs in drugs-for-execution case

September 20, 2018 — LAS VEGAS — A Nevada judge is focusing on whether federal product recall laws apply in a bid by drugmakers to block use of their products for a twice-postponed execution. Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez in Las Vegas issued an order Wednesday after the state Supreme Court

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Heller on the election: ‘I’ll win’

September 20, 2018 — LAS VEGAS — Republicans' chances of keeping their majority in the U.S. Senate have become shakier as races in red states like Texas have tightened, but the party's most vulnerable member insists he's bullish about his re-election. Nevada Republican Sen. Dean Heller has faced tight

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Backers of gun measure want it before Supreme Court

September 20, 2018 — LAS VEGAS — Backers of a voter-approved gun buyer screening initiative that passed in 2016 but was never enacted want the Nevada Supreme Court to overrule a judge who decided the measure was fatally flawed and couldn't be enforced. Their attorney, Tami Cowden, said Thursday

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5 arrested during Carson City law enforcement sweep

September 20, 2018 — The Nevada Department of Public Safety, Division of Parole and Probation Carson City field office, in partnership with the Carson City Sheriff's Office and the U.S. Marshals Service, conducted Operation Safer Streets from Sept. 10 through Sept. 15. The mission was to conduct home contacts

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Carson supervisors move ahead on RV park, Lompa

September 20, 2018 — The Board of Supervisors approved changes to two properties in Carson City, making way for a proposed RV park and new residential development. The board voted to amend the Land Use Master Plan to re-designate 3.94 acres at 1588 Old Hot Springs Road from Industrial

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