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Nevada Appeal
Trustees eliminate food services director’s positionWhen trustees approved the outsourcing of food services to Chartwells at their
Trustees eliminate food services director’s position
Nevada Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
When trustees approved the outsourcing of food services to Chartwells at their April 28 meeting, they were informed that a full-time director would not be needed. After listening to concerns about outsourcing food services at their recent school... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Nye County commissioners OK bike planNye County commissioners on Tuesday adopted the draft Nye County Bicycle Plan a
Nye County commissioners OK bike plan
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 3 days ago
Nye County commissioners on Tuesday adopted the draft Nye County Bicycle Plan at the request of the Nevada Department of Transportation. The draft plan was adopted with “the understanding that it’s advisory and sharing information.” It doesn’t... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Fallon honors POST graduatesA Churchill County deputy and three Fallon police officers recently graduated f
Fallon honors POST graduates
Nevada Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
A Churchill County deputy and three Fallon police officers recently graduated from the Nevada Peace Officer Standards and Training Academy. Deputy Mike Davis was among those honored at the graduation ceremony at the POST building in Carson City. The... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Nevada Republicans deride Facebook news curation: 'it's almost scummy'Reno, Nevada may be only a few hundred miles from Silicon Valley, but it may as
Nevada Republicans deride Facebook news curation: 'it's almost scummy'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 9 days ago
Reno, Nevada may be only a few hundred miles from Silicon Valley, but it may as well be another planet. At the Atlantis casino and resort, men and women sit and chain-smoke at slot machines. In the attached convention centre on Saturday, the state... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Canterbury wins 3A baseball title, Bishop Verot falls short in 4A finals Nyquist wins Kentucky DerbyNyquist wins Kentucky Derby Nyquist claimed the f
Canterbury wins 3A baseball title, Bishop Verot falls short in 4A finals
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 9 days ago
Nyquist wins Kentucky DerbyNyquist wins Kentucky Derby Nyquist claimed the first leg of the Triple Crown Saturday at Churchill Downs in the 142nd running of the Kentucky... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Portuguese Festa celebrates Queen’s sacrifice for hungerAll are welcome to the annual Portuguese Festa this weekend that celebrates the
Portuguese Festa celebrates Queen’s sacrifice for hunger
Nevada Appeal / Posted 10 days ago
All are welcome to the annual Portuguese Festa this weekend that celebrates the Queen Saint Isabella’s sacrifice for her people’s hunger. A dance will kick off the festivities Saturday at 8 p.m. at St. Patrick’s Church. The traditional crowning of... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Sixteen in ‘16 for Wave Signing DaySixteen seniors are leaving behind what might be one of the best legacies in Ch
Sixteen in ‘16 for Wave Signing Day
Nevada Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
Sixteen seniors are leaving behind what might be one of the best legacies in Churchill County High School’s years of athletics. CCHS celebrated 2016’s Signing Day in the main gym where Athletic Director Brad Daum, parents and coaches all gathered to... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Two-vehicle collision occurs at McLean, Hwy 50A two-vehicle collision at McLean Road and U.S. Highway 50 totaled a small car.
Two-vehicle collision occurs at McLean, Hwy 50
Nevada Appeal / Posted 13 days ago
A two-vehicle collision at McLean Road and U.S. Highway 50 totaled a small car. Churchill County Sheriff’s deputies and the Nevada Highway Patrol responded Tuesday afternoon at about 3 p.m. The Fallon / Churchill Fire Department and paramedics from... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
‘Grandma with Attitude’In her golden years, veteran journalist Anne Pershing was known as a “Grandma w
‘Grandma with Attitude’
Nevada Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
In her golden years, veteran journalist Anne Pershing was known as a “Grandma with Attitude” for the way in which she tackled seniors’ issues in her weekly newspaper column of the same name. Many of Pershing’s subjects she noted lived in her adopted... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Food Bank of Northern Nevada’s Annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive is May 14Food Bank of Northern Nevada is asking for the community’s support on Saturday,
Food Bank of Northern Nevada’s Annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive is May 14
Nevada Appeal / Posted 21 days ago
Food Bank of Northern Nevada is asking for the community’s support on Saturday, May 14 as it joins America’s letter carriers and Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization in the annual Stamp Out Hunger food... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College News & Notes: Second Annual Veterans Suicide Awareness March is May 7 in CarsThe Western Nevada College Student Veterans Club and the WNC Veterans Resource
Western Nevada College News & Notes: Second Annual Veterans Suicide Awareness March is May 7 in Cars
Nevada Appeal / Posted 23 days ago
The Western Nevada College Student Veterans Club and the WNC Veterans Resource Center invite the community to join in the second annual Veterans Suicide Awareness March at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 7 in Carson City. Participants will walk from the... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
March gaming win lowest since OctoberNevada casinos reported total win of $922.3 million in March, 3 percent less th
March gaming win lowest since October
Nevada Appeal / Posted 25 days ago
Nevada casinos reported total win of $922.3 million in March, 3 percent less than the same month last year and the lowest monthly win since October. Gaming Control Board Analyst Mike Lawton said it was generally a soft month with one less weekend... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Highway 50 crash at Sheckler injures 2 driversAn early morning crash at Sheckler Cut-Off and U.S. Highway 50 sent two local p
Highway 50 crash at Sheckler injures 2 drivers
Nevada Appeal / Posted 25 days ago
An early morning crash at Sheckler Cut-Off and U.S. Highway 50 sent two local people to the hospital. The crash happened shortly before 7 a.m. The Nevada Highway Patrol said it appears the driver of a four-door black sedan was attempting a left-hand... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Highway 50 crash at Sheckler injures at least 2An early morning crash at Sheckler Cut-off and U.S. Highway 50 sent two people
Highway 50 crash at Sheckler injures at least 2
Nevada Appeal / Posted 26 days ago
An early morning crash at Sheckler Cut-off and U.S. Highway 50 sent two people to the hospital. The crash happened shortly before 7 a.m. In a preliminary reports, the Nevada Highway Patrol said it appears the driver of a four-door black sedan was... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Pitcher signs with North Dakota collegeWhen Greenwave senior pitcher Kendall Johnson walked onto the mound between gam
Pitcher signs with North Dakota college
Nevada Appeal / Posted 27 days ago
When Greenwave senior pitcher Kendall Johnson walked onto the mound between games Saturday, he walked on with a pen in place of a baseball. Surrounded by his family and coaches, Johnson walked off the mound as a pitcher for the Wiliston State... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Fallon man receives maximum sentence for I-80 crashAugustine Joseph Kennedy of Fallon was sentenced last week in the Tenth Judicia
Fallon man receives maximum sentence for I-80 crash
Nevada Appeal / Posted 27 days ago
Augustine Joseph Kennedy of Fallon was sentenced last week in the Tenth Judicial District Court to 96-240 months in the Nevada State Prison for seriously injuring two occupants when he slammed into their vehicle head-on on Interstate 80 in late... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
VFW names Kalt state Teacher of the YearFallon teacher Kieran Kalt practices what she preaches. The daughter of an Arm
VFW names Kalt state Teacher of the Year
Nevada Appeal / Posted 30 days ago
Fallon teacher Kieran Kalt practices what she preaches. The daughter of an Army captain who commanded the local National Guard armory in the 1950s and sister of the current commander of the Nevada Army National Guard, Kalt also wanted to serve her... Read more

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