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Fallon justice accused of ethics violations

August 4, 2005

The Nevada Commission on Judicial Discipline has filed a a 15-count statement of charges accusing Fallon Justice of the Peace Daniel Ward of numerous ethical violations – several of them centered on a drug case...


11 reasons why people moved to Carson City

July 17, 2017

Following up on the Top 10 ways to know you’re a Carson City local, it’s quite evident that folks love this town. However, we also realized falling in love with Carson City goes beyond the...


Fallon judge gets 30-day suspension

January 18, 2006

A Fallon judge who admitted to a dozen ethical violations, including interference in a sexual assault case, will keep his seat following a review Wednesday by the Nevada Commission on Judicial Discipline. Daniel Ward, New...




Adductor versus abductor

September 21, 2006

Adductor and abductor muscles have caused their fair share of muscle confusion for new fitness students. Many exercise movements, whether in a classroom, your own front room or out in the field, are comprised of...



No escape from Alcatraz — part 1

February 19, 2020

The former residents were a literal “murder’s row” of American gangsters. Al Capone was incarcerated there. So were Alvin “Creepy” Karpis, Robert “the Birdman” Stroud and George “Machine Gun” Kelly. In fact, between 1934 and...


WinterWonderGrass announces Grass After Dark shows

February 18, 2020

WinterWonderGrass unveiled plans Tuesday for late night shows and other details happening next month at Squaw Valley, California, on March 27-29. There will be a free show Thursday, March 26, to kick off the festival....


Is Joe Conforte dead? Online sources indicate he is

July 26, 2019

Joe Conforte, the colorful, controversial brothel operator who ran the Mustang Ranch east of Reno but fled the U.S. more than two decades ago to avoid prison, has reportedly died. Unconfirmed reports say he died...




Panera Bread to open Carson City location

November 15, 2019

Another national chain restaurant is coming to Carson City.  Panera Bread has leased 4,100 square feet in the soon-to-be constructed retail mall on the west side of Carson Street at Appion Way.  It is the...


A crystal clear reason to take this short hike

June 11, 2009

It’s not always the length of the hike that matters. Sometimes, it’s what is at the end of a trek that’s interesting. The Crystal Mine near Verdi is one of those special hikes. At the...


3-term Reno mayor Bob Cashell dies at 81

February 11, 2020

RENO — Bob Cashell, a three-term former Reno mayor, civic booster and casino owner was remembered Tuesday for his personality and his legacy of development in the Northern Nevada city he adopted more than 50...


From the Redwood Forest…

May 6, 2019

Seeing the giant trees of the Redwood National and State Parks should be on an Americana bucket list. It’s a lengthy eight hours from Carson City, but a very scenic route no matter which way...


Las Vegas man sentenced for his part in prison escape

February 27, 2006

A Las Vegas man was sentenced Monday to 12-30 months in the Nevada State Prison for helping a man escape from Northern Nevada Correctional Center. Keith Michael Barney, 33, was arrested on Sept. 2 on...


Caucus locations

January 10, 2008

Republican caucus locations in Douglas, Lyon and Storey counties The Republican caucuses are open to all registered Republicans. To participate, you must have registered as a Republican 30 days prior to the caucus. Those 17...



Carson man dies by suicide above Genoa

January 23, 2020

Genoa residents were given the all-clear on Thursday after a reverse 911 call told them to lock their doors. Douglas County deputies responded to Centennial after receiving a report that a man walked into the...