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Thomas to talk about Cavemen, The Crusades

May 8, 2019

Mike Thomas will take attendees back in time during his free May presentations at Western Nevada College’s Jack C. Davis Observatory. On Friday, Thomas will talk about “The Crusades,” when Christians and Muslims repeatedly waged...


Appeal publisher at Carson City Democratic Luncheon

May 2, 2019

Nevada Appeal publisher Rob Galloway will be the featured speaker at Monday’s Democratic luncheon. He also serves as group publisher of The Tahoe Tribune in South Lake Tahoe, The Record-Courier in Minden and The Lahontan...


Two Carson City JAC public workshops set

April 25, 2019

Two public workshops are being held to talk about the Jump Around Carson bus system. On April 29, Carson Area Metropolitan Planning Organization is holding a workshop for JAC stakeholders to discuss current planning efforts...


Single lane closures on Highway 50 in east Carson City

April 24, 2019

Single lane closures will take place on U.S. 50 in east Carson City Sunday morning as the Nevada Department of Transportation repairs a section of roadway median barrier damaged in a crash. The left lanes...


Fireworks in April on Friday in Carson City
Fireworks in April on Friday in Carson City

April 24, 2019

Enjoy fireworks in April at the Mounted Patrol Night Sensory Firework Training on Friday. The exercise will begin around 7 p.m. at the Fuji Park Fairgrounds rodeo area. Attendees must park in the rodeo entrance...




Dayton schools lock-in caused by employee with pellet gun

April 10, 2019

UPDATE, 3:39 p.m., Wednesday Lyon County School District released a statement Wednesday after a precautionary lock-in was lifted at Dayton Elementary, Intermediate and High schools that the individual seen near the sites was a Lyon...


Carson City Library kicks off ‘Capital City Reads’
Carson City Library kicks off ‘Capital City Reads’

April 4, 2019

The Carson City Library invites everyone in Carson City to participate in a community read of “Station Eleven” by Emily St. John Mandel for the library’s annual Capital City Reads program during the month of...





$92.9M general fund budget projected for Carson City
$92.9M general fund budget projected for Carson City

April 3, 2019

Carson City staff hosted the annual budget open house to outline the city’s 2020 fiscal year budget for the public. The city is projecting a $92.9 million general fund budget. The two biggest sources of...


Past Pages for April 3-5, 2019
Past Pages for April 3-5, 2019

April 3, 2019

Wednesday 150 years ago The Overland Mails. We are informed by Mr. D.L. Bliss, who arrived in Gold Hill this morning, overland, that on last Monday there were about four hundred locked mail bags at...


Nevada Appeal website, mobile platform has new look

April 3, 2019

The Nevada Appeal website received a makeover today. We’re still delivering all the local content you need, now in a completely redesigned site that’s even easier to read across all your devices. We’ve added new...


Carson City restaurant Bella Vita closing

April 2, 2019

Bella Vita restaurant in the Carson Mall is closing. The restaurant will be open through April 11, when it will go out in style with its final karaoke night. “Man, it was a hard decision,”...


Carson City road report for March 11-17, 2019
Carson City road report for March 11-17, 2019

April 2, 2019

The following information applies to the period of March 11-17: Road closures expected at the following locations due to road/utility work: Minnesota Street will be closed between Washington Street and Ann Street, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m....


Vietnam vets honored at Carson City ceremony
Vietnam vets honored at Carson City ceremony

April 1, 2019

Saturday was a day of celebration and remembrance for Northern Nevada’s Vietnam War veterans. Carson City’s annual Welcome Home ceremony at Mills Park recognized the heroism and sacrifices of the state’s 151 Vietnam veterans who...


‘Breakfast with Brad’ on Friday

April 1, 2019

Carson City Ward 2 Supervisor Brad Bonkowski will hold his monthly “Breakfast with Brad,” on Friday from 7 to 8 a.m., at the Cracker Box restaurant. Bonkowski hosts the morning get togethers as a way...


Carson City mayor tops off funds for Bee Hotel
Carson City mayor tops off funds for Bee Hotel

April 1, 2019

A Carson City haven for bees will soon be under construction thanks to donations from Mayor Bob Crowell and many others. The Bee Hotel is the project of the 2019 Carson City Chamber of Commerce...