Steve Ranson

LVN Editor Emeritus

With Nevada News Group since 2021

2023 Nevada Press Association Awards
• First Place in Community Service
• First Place in Profile
• First Place General Excellence – Lahontan Valley News
• First Place – Sports Feature Story – Lahontan Valley News
• Second Place in Local Column
• Third Place in Business Feature Story

Recent Stories

NAS Fallon wraps up Citadel Shield-Solid Curtain exercise

The exercise trains the readiness of Navy security personnel who respond to threats.

Growth continues for Great Basin Bull Sale

Combined sales price for 165 bulls grosses more than $800,000.

Election 2024: Filing opens Monday for local, statewide offices

The primary for most offices is June 11; the general election is Nov. 5.

Guerrero-Goetsch to run for commission

Fallon resident announces her interest for District 1

Julie Guerrero-Goetsch is the latest candidate to file for the Churchill County Commission. Guerrero-Goetsch said she’s seeking the District 1 seat currently held by Dr. Justin Heath. The Fallon physician, who first won election for the commission in 2020, said he wouldn’t file for a second term.

Fallon teacher, student receive state VFW awards

Benjamin named Teacher of the Year; Oasis student Robinson tops Voice of Democracy speech contest.

Two lives of service

Local WWII veteran fought for his country, ministered overseas and at home.

Churchill County voters turn out for Trump

Former President Donald Trump easily won Nevada’s Republican caucus. Churchill County Republicans turned out by the hundreds Thursday night at the Rafter 3C Arena.

Dayton World War II veteran turns 100

Friends and family honored William Jamerson two days after he celebrated his 100th birthday Feb. 2.

School Board's Matt Hyde announces run for Commission

The District 1 seat is currently held by Dr. Justin Heath, who has indicated he doesn’t plan to seek a second term.

CCHS cadets conduct annual inspection

The inspection for the JROTC program was the first since the pandemic shut down programs after January 2020.

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Photos by Steve

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Nevada guard Jarod Lucas dribbles around Wyoming’s Brendan Wenzel (1) …