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Carson City Rifle and Pistol range closing for construction

January 25, 2020

The Carson City Rifle and Pistol Range will be closed for construction starting Monday. “For safety reasons, all shooting activities, including reservations and public use, are canceled during construction,” said Carson City Parks and Rec...


Guy Farmer: Harrah’s: A Reno landmark disappears

January 25, 2020

“The End of an Era.” That was the Reno Gazette Journal headline on a recent page one story announcing that Harrah’s Reno, a downtown landmark for more than 70 years, had been sold to a...




Roger Diez: Kyle Larson breaks through at Chili Bowl

January 25, 2020

Kyle Larson finally broke Christopher Bell’s three-year Chili Bowl winning streak last Saturday night, but it wasn’t easy. Larson brushed the wall three laps from the end with Bell in hot pursuit but was able...



Past Pages for January 25 to 28, 2020

January 25, 2020

Saturday 150 Years Ago Site for Orphan’s Home: The Board of Directors of the Nevada Orphans’ Home accepted the lot of land offered by the citizens of Carson known as the Perley and Lauder lot....



Laura Freed to head Nevada Department of Administration

January 25, 2020

Gov. Steve Sisolak has named Laura Freed of the Finance Office to head the Department of Administration. She will take over the department on Monday, at which time interim director Peter Long will return to...


William “Bill” Reliford

January 24, 2020

William “Bill” Reliford Sept. 6, 1939 ~ Jan. 18, 2020 William E. Reliford (Bill), 80, of Carson City, Nevada passed away on January 18, 2020. Born September 6, 1939 in East Peoria, Illinois, he was...


Richard Schaff

January 24, 2020

Richard Schaff Jun 8, 1950 – Jan 18, 2020 Richard Alan Schaff passed away peacefully in Houma, LA on January 18, 2020 at the age of 69. Born in Fresno, CA to Norman Lewis Schaff...


Shanna Pozzi

January 24, 2020

Shanna Holman Pozzi Jul 26, 1927 – Dec 21, 2019 Shanna (Shawn) Holman Pozzi, 92, loving mother of three children and one grandchild, passed away peacefully on December 21, 2019 at the home of her...


Marie “Dixie” Helton

January 24, 2020

Marie “Dixie” Helton Jul 15, 1932 ~ Jan 5, 2020 Dixie was born in Mora, Minnesota to Gilbert (a farmer) and Louise (a teacher) Dixon, one of seven children. She was educated and worked as...




JoAnne Skelly: A design challenge

January 24, 2020

My friend Cathy asked me for some low-maintenance plant ideas for a north-facing planter up against a garage wall, next to a walkway. She doesn’t want to have to prune wayward branches or deadhead too...