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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College News & Notes: Jack C. Davis Observatory schedules Saturday presentations, lecComets, nuclear physics and Leonardo da Vinci are among the topics to be discus
Western Nevada College News & Notes: Jack C. Davis Observatory schedules Saturday presentations, lec
Nevada Appeal / Posted 14 hours ago
Comets, nuclear physics and Leonardo da Vinci are among the topics to be discussed in the coming months at Western Nevada College’s Jack C. Davis Observatory. Professional lecturer Mike Thomas and Dr. Thomas Herring, a WNC physics professor and the... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Group provides support for loved ones in militaryand knows the pain of losing a family member in Afghanistan. They all come toge
Group provides support for loved ones in military
Nevada Appeal / Posted yesterday
and knows the pain of losing a family member in Afghanistan. They all come together as part of the organization, Sierra Nevada Blue Star Mothers, Chapter 2 to provide each other with support. The group is a chapter of the National Blue Stars... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Nevada Supreme Court rules in favor of man in boot camp caseThe Nevada Supreme Court has ruled that a Clark County judge was “fundamentally
Nevada Supreme Court rules in favor of man in boot camp case
Nevada Appeal / Posted yesterday
The Nevada Supreme Court has ruled that a Clark County judge was “fundamentally unfair” when he revoked the probation of a defendant who tried his best but couldn’t meet the physical fitness goals of his boot camp program. The three justice panel... Read more
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The Atlantic
Can a Free-Market Plan Solve the West’s Water Crisis?loneliest stretches of interstate in the United States to visit the Diamond S R
Can a Free-Market Plan Solve the West’s Water Crisis?
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
loneliest stretches of interstate in the United States to visit the Diamond S Ranch, just outside the town of Winnemucca, Nevada. Before him, open fields stretched all the way to the Santa Rosa mountains, 30 miles away. But the land was barren.... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Public gets answers to loop road questionsBy August the Tahoe Transportation District expects to have the necessary appro
Public gets answers to loop road questions
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 3 days ago
By August the Tahoe Transportation District expects to have the necessary approvals from the various entities to go forward with the loop road on the South Shore. What is expected to be a $75 million construction project would reroute Highway 50 at... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Local roundup: Chase is on as WNC completes sweepHENDERSON — Entering the 2016 baseball season, Western Nevada College knew the
Local roundup: Chase is on as WNC completes sweep
Nevada Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
HENDERSON — Entering the 2016 baseball season, Western Nevada College knew the strength of its club was starting pitching. Opponents are discovering that on their own. Cochise College, the 13th-ranked team by the National Junior College Athletic... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Senator Square: Carson High School students earn top honors at speech & debate tournamentMuch of Carson High Schools’ success flows from the voluntary assistance of ind
Senator Square: Carson High School students earn top honors at speech & debate tournament
Nevada Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
Much of Carson High Schools’ success flows from the voluntary assistance of individuals and businesses selflessly giving of their time, their effort, and their resources to the advancement of Carson City’s youth and local community. Without the help... Read more
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NBC News
Clinton Gains Support From 170 African American Women LeadersCalifornia · Shryll Brown, Fairfield Clerk to Council, South Carolina · Counc
Clinton Gains Support From 170 African American Women Leaders
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
California · Shryll Brown, Fairfield Clerk to Council, South Carolina · Councilwoman Jeanie Brown-Burrows, Williamsburg County, South Carolina · Rev. Dr. Jo Ann Browning · Gizelle Bryant, Reality TV Star · Ursula Burns, CEO, Xerox · Laphonza... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas Tech football announces 2016 signing classProvided by Texas Tech Athletics Texas Tech head football coach Kliff Kingsbur
Texas Tech football announces 2016 signing class
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 days ago
Provided by Texas Tech Athletics Texas Tech head football coach Kliff Kingsbury and his staff announced the signing of 24 student-athletes to a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday. One of the strongest and deepest defensive classes in recent... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Blazers honor UCC shooting victims, families during Sunday's game The team invited the community members, some of whom lost loved ones during t
Blazers honor UCC shooting victims, families during Sunday's game
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 13 days ago
The team invited the community members, some of whom lost loved ones during the shooting, as a way to pay tribute to... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Nevada BLM accepts historical lithographGardnerville’s Sally Wiley was recognized Monday at an all-employees meeting of
Nevada BLM accepts historical lithograph
Nevada Appeal / Posted 14 days ago
Gardnerville’s Sally Wiley was recognized Monday at an all-employees meeting of the BLM Nevada State Office for her donation of a historical lithograph drawn by cartoonist Lew Hymers of the Nevada State Journal. The lithograph is a caricature of the... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Nevada casinos rake in $11.1 billion in 2015Nevada’s nonrestricted casino licensees raked in $11.1 billion in 2015. That i
Nevada casinos rake in $11.1 billion in 2015
Nevada Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
Nevada’s nonrestricted casino licensees raked in $11.1 billion in 2015. That is just under a percent more than casinos won in 2014 and the fifth year-over-year increase in the past six years. One of the largest increases was reported by the Carson... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Chad Edward SinselHe was born July 11, 1974, at Elkins, a son of Douglas Edward Sinsel, who survi
Chad Edward Sinsel
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 16 days ago
He was born July 11, 1974, at Elkins, a son of Douglas Edward Sinsel, who survives at Belington and Elizabeth Ann Price Friel, who survives at Bunker Hill. In addition to his parents he is survived by his stepfather, Jonas Friel of Bunker Hill;... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada counties working on economic recovery and expansionOfficials of five small western Nevada counties told the Northern Nevada Develo
Western Nevada counties working on economic recovery and expansion
Nevada Appeal / Posted 17 days ago
Officials of five small western Nevada counties told the Northern Nevada Development Authority on Wednesday they are doing their best to work together on economic development issues instead of competing for business. “There was a time in history... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Hearing in infant’s death closed to publicA motions hearing for Trent Getty was closed to the public and the press on Wed
Hearing in infant’s death closed to public
Nevada Appeal / Posted 17 days ago
A motions hearing for Trent Getty was closed to the public and the press on Wednesday morning at the request of his attorneys. Judge Tod Young granted the motion to exclude the public and the press, though he said that some portions of the hearings... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Hearing in Douglas County infant’s death closed to publicA motions hearing for Trent Getty was closed to the public and the press on Wed
Hearing in Douglas County infant’s death closed to public
Nevada Appeal / Posted 17 days ago
A motions hearing for Trent Getty was closed to the public and the press on Wednesday morning at the request of his attorneys. Judge Tod Young granted the motion to exclude the public and the press, though he said that some portions of the hearings... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Four days, five crashes, 10 lives lostThree were college students. Three others were co-workers. At least two had you
Four days, five crashes, 10 lives lost
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Three were college students. Three others were co-workers. At least two had young children. In homes, in workplaces and in communities across Northeast Pennsylvania on Tuesday, tears marked sorrow, grief tested faith and remembrance strengthened... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Unemployment rate down to 6.1 percent in DecemberNevada’s unemployment rate fell to 6.1 percent in December. That’s the raw rat
Unemployment rate down to 6.1 percent in December
Nevada Appeal / Posted 18 days ago
Nevada’s unemployment rate fell to 6.1 percent in December. That’s the raw rate to compare with different reporting areas of the state. The seasonally adjusted rate was actually a bit higher at 6.4 percent. Construction continued to lead the state... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Samantha Byassee crowned Miss Carson Cityteen and was Miss Washoe County Outstanding Teen for 2014, according to Tiffany
Samantha Byassee crowned Miss Carson City
Nevada Appeal / Posted 18 days ago
teen and was Miss Washoe County Outstanding Teen for 2014, according to Tiffany Kenison, executive director of the Miss Douglas County, Miss Carson City & Outstanding Teen Scholarship Program. Karrina Ferris was named Miss Carson City... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Saturday Night Scoreboard: Jan. 23rdCounty 43, Burke/South Central 35 WRESTLING Chamberlain (River City Rumble) T
Saturday Night Scoreboard: Jan. 23rd
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 20 days ago
County 43, Burke/South Central 35 WRESTLING Chamberlain (River City Rumble) Tournament Huron, 229.5 points Douglas, 150 Mitchell, 132 Chamberlain, 129 Belle Fourche, 98 Lemmon/McIntosh, 86 Milbank, 75 Todd County, 26 St.... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
MSHA says snowy road contributed to Nevada miner's deathCRESCENT VALLEY, Nev. (AP) -- Federal mine safety regulators say dangerous cond
MSHA says snowy road contributed to Nevada miner's death
FOX 11 Reno / Posted 21 days ago
CRESCENT VALLEY, Nev. (AP) -- Federal mine safety regulators say dangerous conditions on a snow-covered access road contributed to the death of a 42-year-old Elko miner at a gold mine in Lander County last month. Douglas Hicks was killed Dec. 28 at... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Friday Night ScoreboardHere are Friday's results from across KELOLAND. Sioux Falls 104 vs. Grand Rapi
Friday Night Scoreboard
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 22 days ago
Here are Friday's results from across KELOLAND. Sioux Falls 104 vs. Grand Rapids 98 Women's Basketball USF 69 vs. Concordia-St. Paul 64 Northern State 59 vs. Bemidji State 43 Winona State 73 vs. Augustana 47 MSU-Mankato 88 vs. SMSU 77 Nebraska... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Douglas County manager outStateline, Nev. — A separation agreement between Douglas County and its manager
Douglas County manager out
Nevada Appeal / Posted 23 days ago
Stateline, Nev. — A separation agreement between Douglas County and its manager was approved on Thursday night by commissioners without debate, but that didn’t mean there wasn’t one in the wind. Douglas County Manager Jim Nichols did not attend... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
NNDA seeks nominations for Pioneer AwardsThe Northern Nevada Development Authority is seeking nominations for its upcomi
NNDA seeks nominations for Pioneer Awards
Nevada Appeal / Posted 24 days ago
The Northern Nevada Development Authority is seeking nominations for its upcoming Pioneer Awards. The awards recognize the outstanding businesses in the five-county region. In addition to celebrating the new and expanded businesses in the Sierra... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Clear Creek project in the pipelinesystem improvements with the county reimbursing Clear Creek $1 million to build
Clear Creek project in the pipeline
Nevada Appeal / Posted 24 days ago
system improvements with the county reimbursing Clear Creek $1 million to build the pipeline along Jacks Valley Road. Douglas County Water Utility Superintendent Tim DeTurk told the Genoa Town Board work should be completed by May 31. He said... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Reno Police Investigate Shooting Near Hug High School The Reno Police Department is responding to reports of a shooting near Hug Hi
Reno Police Investigate Shooting Near Hug High School
KTVN Reno / Posted 24 days ago
The Reno Police Department is responding to reports of a shooting near Hug High. The Reno Police Department is responding to reports of a... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Science and Safety Behind Avalanches Avalanche danger is currently in the moderate category for the Sierra - and t
Science and Safety Behind Avalanches
KTVN Reno / Posted 24 days ago
Avalanche danger is currently in the moderate category for the Sierra - and the local ski patrol would like to get the word out about staying safe. Avalanche danger is... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Smoke Grenade Safely Removed From Gardnerville DumpsterPresident Obama Says He's Helping Fix Flint, Michigan Water CrisisPresident Oba
Smoke Grenade Safely Removed From Gardnerville Dumpster
KTVN Reno / Posted 24 days ago
President Obama Says He's Helping Fix Flint, Michigan Water CrisisPresident Obama Says He's Helping Fix Flint, Michigan Water Crisis President Obama has told autoworkers in Detroit that his administration is doing what it can to assist Flint in that... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Washoe County Man Sentenced as Habitual CriminalPresident Obama Says He's Helping Fix Flint, Michigan Water CrisisPresident Oba
Washoe County Man Sentenced as Habitual Criminal
KTVN Reno / Posted 24 days ago
President Obama Says He's Helping Fix Flint, Michigan Water CrisisPresident Obama Says He's Helping Fix Flint, Michigan Water Crisis President Obama has told autoworkers in Detroit that his administration is doing what it can to assist Flint in that... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Smoke Grenade Safely Removed From Gardnerville Dumpster The Douglas County Sheriff's Office reports that a smoke grenade/gopher bomb
Smoke Grenade Safely Removed From Gardnerville Dumpster
KTVN Reno / Posted 24 days ago
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office reports that a smoke grenade/gopher bomb was found and disposed of in Gardnerville Wednesday. More... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Tuesday Night Scoreboard64, Gayville-Volin 35 Pierre 70, Rapid City Central 51 Potter County 51, Herr
Tuesday Night Scoreboard
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 25 days ago
64, Gayville-Volin 35 Pierre 70, Rapid City Central 51 Potter County 51, Herreid/Selby Area 48 Rapid City Stevens 70, Douglas 46 Rosholt 73, Wilmot 51 Sioux Falls O'Gorman 59, Yankton 53 Sisseton 62, Flandreau Indian 48 Stanley County 50,... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Placer County Sheriff's Office Suspends Search for Missing SkierFrom the Placer County Sheriff's Office: The Placer County Sheriff’s Office ha
Placer County Sheriff's Office Suspends Search for Missing Skier
KTVN Reno / Posted 25 days ago
From the Placer County Sheriff's Office: The Placer County Sheriff’s Office has suspended the search for Carson May. The 23-year-old went missing at Sugar Bowl Resort on January 15 during white-out conditions, and despite days of intensive... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Carson City streets financing 2016 hot potato here?Carson City road repair and construction finances will be front and center thro
Carson City streets financing 2016 hot potato here?
Nevada Appeal / Posted 28 days ago
Carson City road repair and construction finances will be front and center throughout 2016 as views take shape over gasoline tax indexing. Voters on Nov. 8 in Carson City and other counties can decide whether to follow the lead of Washoe and Clark... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Missouri senator to attend ‘First in The West’ dinnersU.S. Senator Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., will join a growing list of prominent Dem
Missouri senator to attend ‘First in The West’ dinners
Nevada Appeal / Posted 29 days ago
U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., will join a growing list of prominent Democrats planning to attend the rural Nevada “First in The West” dinner to be held in Minden on Jan. 30. She will speak on behalf of presidential candidate Hillary... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Man arrested on suspicion of felony using false identification to avoiThe following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered
Man arrested on suspicion of felony using false identification to avoi
Nevada Appeal / Posted 30 days ago
The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. At 12:30 p.m., Juan Garcia, 27, of Carson City was arrested on suspicion of felony possession of a controlled substance and felony... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Public Notice: Roseville and Rocklin I-80 Proposalin conjunction with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Placer County Tr
Public Notice: Roseville and Rocklin I-80 Proposal
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted a month ago
in conjunction with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Placer County Transportation Planning Agency (PCTPA), Placer County, the City of Rocklin, and the City of Roseville propose to widen the existing Interstate 80 (I-80). The project... Read more

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