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Woman found dead in vehicle in Carson City

February 25, 2020

On Tuesday, Feb. 25 shortly before noon Carson City Sheriff’s Office deputies and detectives responded to the 5000 block of U.S. Highway 50 East on a report of a deceased female in a vehicle, according...


Sierra Lutheran boys set for first state tourney game

February 25, 2020

For the first time in program history, the Sierra Lutheran boys basketball team is headed to the state tournament. Clinching a state tourney spot came after making to the Class 1A Central-West Regional Tournament final...


NDOT to repair guardrail in east Dayton on Thursday

February 25, 2020

Single lane closures will take place on eastbound U.S. 50 in east Dayton starting Thursday as the Nevada Department of Transportation repairs roadside guardrail damaged in a crash. Eastbound U.S. 50 will be reduced to...




Triple trouble, double OT

February 25, 2020

Live by the 3. Die by the 3. In what may have been déjà vu from last year’s state 3A championship boys basketball game, the cardiac kids from Fallon defeated Elko Saturday afternoon for this...


Q&D heading construction at Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center

February 25, 2020

Q&D Construction, a Northern Nevada-based contractor, will lead construction on the Heroes Memorial Building renovation project in Carson City and the new emergency department and covered connector at the Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center. Q&D...


Eagle Valley Women’s Golf Club begins 44th season

February 24, 2020

The Eagle Valley Women’s Golf Club would like to invite any interested women to join them in their 44th season of play. Opening day is April 15. Tee time 9 a.m., continental breakfast 7:30 a.m....


Ronald Dean Rogne

February 24, 2020

Ronald Dean Rogne November 23, 1952 ~ February 20, 2020 Ronald Dean Rogne, 67,left this life on February 20, 2020 with his family by his side. Long time Fallon resident, passed away peacefully after a...


Doyle E. Swafford

February 24, 2020

Doyle E. Swafford, 79, of Carson City, passed away February 20, 2020. Walton’s Chapel of the Valley is trusted with arrangements. 775-882-4965


Richard Lee Gerten

February 24, 2020

Richard Lee Gerten July 19, 1931 ~ February 21, 2020 Richard Lee Gerten, age 88, passed away on February 21, 2020 at Renown Hospital in Reno. He was born July 19, 1931 in Roseland, Nebraska...





Carson City school superintendent raise OK’d by board

February 24, 2020

The Carson City School Board renewed Superintendent Richard Stokes’ contract for July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2022, and voted to increase his salary from $160,000 to $173,189, beginning July 1, during its Feb. 11...


Trina Machacek: A man’s wallet

February 23, 2020

For some unexplainable reason, during the past few weeks men’s wallets have been discussed around me. I don’t think it has much to do about me — well how did that happen?! But rather the...


Nevada senator announces funding to help Nevada homebuyers

February 23, 2020

U.S. Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto says the Treasury Department has released $17.9 million in funding to help Nevada homebuyers make down payments. She said eligible homeowners could receive up to $20,000 toward a down payment...




Carson City officials hear vaping presentation

February 23, 2020

School officials are working to educate more Carson City youth on the dangers of vaping, and they’ve asked Health and Human Services professionals to help. Toni Orr, public health nurse with HHS, gave a presentation...