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Nevada Appeal
Carson High School CTE combines pop culture, industry professionals (with video)Carson High School Career and Technical Education agriculture program lead teac
Carson High School CTE combines pop culture, industry professionals (with video)
Nevada Appeal / Posted 11 hours ago
Carson High School Career and Technical Education agriculture program lead teacher, Charlie Mann, donned his dress, braided his beard and welcomed his Agriculture 1 students to the “Hunger Games.” The students have been studying world hunger,... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Local roundup: CHS leads 4-way race for titleSPARKS — Carson High has put itself in position to win the Northern Division I
Local roundup: CHS leads 4-way race for title
Nevada Appeal / Posted yesterday
SPARKS — Carson High has put itself in position to win the Northern Division I Championship in wrestling with the tournament turning into a four-way race for the title. CHS, Spanish Springs, Reno and McQueen are all five points within each other... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Niki Gladys named Western Nevada College Foundation directorNiki Gladys has been named executive director of the Western Nevada College Fou
Niki Gladys named Western Nevada College Foundation director
Nevada Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
Niki Gladys has been named executive director of the Western Nevada College Foundation. Gladys was on the foundation’s board for seven years — most recently as board president — before interviewing for the director’s position. She resigned her... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Wildcats set for opening home seriesWestern Nevada College will welcome an experienced Arizona Western College base
Wildcats set for opening home series
Nevada Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
Western Nevada College will welcome an experienced Arizona Western College baseball team for its home opener at John L. Harvey Field on Friday. “Arizona Western has a tremendous team and a solid program,” said WNC coach D.J. Whittemore. “We are... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Carson City’s business incubator expandingCarson City’s year-old start-up incubator at the corner of Proctor and Carson s
Carson City’s business incubator expanding
Nevada Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
Carson City’s year-old start-up incubator at the corner of Proctor and Carson streets downtown is finishing off its second floor digs a year ahead of schedule and taking over space it once leased to a hair salon. At the same time, the workspace for... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
Nevada awards $626K to train workers for high-tech jobsCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada is offering more than a half a million dollars
Nevada awards $626K to train workers for high-tech jobs
FOX 11 Reno / Posted 5 days ago
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada is offering more than a half a million dollars in grants to prepare the state's workers for high-paying science and technology jobs. The Governor's Office of Science, Innovation and Technology announced $626,000 in... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Business incubator expandingCarson City’s year-old start-up incubator at the corner of Proctor and Carson s
Business incubator expanding
Nevada Appeal / Posted 5 days ago
Carson City’s year-old start-up incubator at the corner of Proctor and Carson streets downtown is finishing off its second floor digs a year ahead of schedule and taking over space it once leased to a hair salon. At the same time, the workspace for... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Nevada awards $626K to train workers for high-tech jobsCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Nevada is offering more than a half a million dollars
Nevada awards $626K to train workers for high-tech jobs
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Nevada is offering more than a half a million dollars in grants to prepare the state's workers for high-paying science and technology jobs. The Governor's Office of Science, Innovation and Technology announced $626,000 in... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Pioneer High School students excel in college coursesThe Jump Start partnership between Western Nevada College and the Carson City S
Pioneer High School students excel in college courses
Nevada Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
The Jump Start partnership between Western Nevada College and the Carson City School District offers high achieving Pioneer High School students — like Nathan Hammock, Kaylee Kelley and Tiffany Spraycar — more than an opportunity to begin pursuing... 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
Carson to change spring break in 2016-17 yearThe Carson City School District recently approved the calendar for the 2016-201
Carson to change spring break in 2016-17 year
Nevada Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
The Carson City School District recently approved the calendar for the 2016-2017 school year, making changes to the dates of spring break and winter break. The School Board approved the calendar, which included school starting on Aug. 22 and ending... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College nets $142,000 STEM grant to enhance tech programsWestern Nevada College has received a $142,000 STEM Workforce Challenge Grant t
Western Nevada College nets $142,000 STEM grant to enhance tech programs
Nevada Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
Western Nevada College has received a $142,000 STEM Workforce Challenge Grant to enhance its welding certificate and degree programs. The programs help meet the needs of the region’s advanced manufacturers. The grant will allow purchase of a robotic... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College baseball pulls upset in today’s local sports roundupCarson High, fresh off its league-clinching win over Wooster on Tuesday night,
Western Nevada College baseball pulls upset in today’s local sports roundup
Nevada Appeal / Posted 9 days ago
Carson High, fresh off its league-clinching win over Wooster on Tuesday night, travels to Reno today to take on the Galena Grizzles (7 p.m.) in a key Sierra League boys basketball game. Carson, 19-5 overall, enters the game 13-0 while Galena is... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Local roundup: Carson girls beat WoosterCarson High’s girls basketball team didn’t have a double-figure scorer in Tuesd
Local roundup: Carson girls beat Wooster
Nevada Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
Carson High’s girls basketball team didn’t have a double-figure scorer in Tuesday night’s game against Wooster. The Senators had six players score at least six points in the 47-35 win over the Colts at Morse Burley Gymnasium. Carson improved to 5-8... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Carson High School CTE program hosts Career ExpoCarson High School’s Career and Technical Education program is presenting its C
Carson High School CTE program hosts Career Expo
Nevada Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
Carson High School’s Career and Technical Education program is presenting its Career Expo Thursday, Feb. 18 from 4:30-7 p.m. The Expo is open to the general public as well as all Carson High School students. Employers with career opportunities in... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College to have club soccerWestern Nevada College may not have intercollegiate athletics at the end of thi
Western Nevada College to have club soccer
Nevada Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
Western Nevada College may not have intercollegiate athletics at the end of this school year, but the school plans to begin club soccer programs next school year. WNC Dean of Students John Kinkella confirmed in an email the Associated Students of... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
WNC to have club soccerWestern Nevada College may not have intercollegiate athletics at the end of thi
WNC to have club soccer
Nevada Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
Western Nevada College may not have intercollegiate athletics at the end of this school year, but the school plans to begin club soccer programs next school year. WNC Dean of Students John Kinkella confirmed in an e-mail the Associated Students of... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College falls to South Mountain, 5-3A day after battering the South Mountain pitching staff for 18 hits and 15 runs
Western Nevada College falls to South Mountain, 5-3
Nevada Appeal / Posted 12 days ago
A day after battering the South Mountain pitching staff for 18 hits and 15 runs, Western Nevada College struggled to put the ball in play on a chilly day in Phoenix. Justin Wick no-hit the Wildcats into the fifth inning and WNC hitters fanned 11... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Senator Square: Carson High School’s PTSA Reflections contest announces winnersIt’s my pleasure to take over for Angila Golik as the new Senator Square column
Senator Square: Carson High School’s PTSA Reflections contest announces winners
Nevada Appeal / Posted 14 days ago
It’s my pleasure to take over for Angila Golik as the new Senator Square column writer, which for me is right up there with winning an election, winning a game, and winning a prize in a contest all at the same time. Though I will not be reporting on... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
WNC roundup: Wildcat baseball loses openerPHOENIX — Through the first four innings of the 2016 baseball season, Western N
WNC roundup: Wildcat baseball loses opener
Nevada Appeal / Posted 14 days ago
PHOENIX — Through the first four innings of the 2016 baseball season, Western Nevada College played the type of baseball associated with the program’s 10 previous winning seasons. But the Wildcats couldn’t hold a three-run lead against South... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
WNC softball upsets No. 9 PimaHENDERSON — Western Nevada College had high expectations heading into the seaso
WNC softball upsets No. 9 Pima
Nevada Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
HENDERSON — Western Nevada College had high expectations heading into the season and it took just one game for the Wildcats to begin to live up to those expectations as they upset Pima Community College, ranked No. 9 in the nation, 5-4 in the College... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Film festival coming to Carson CityFilm lovers from around the region won’t want to miss the second Carson City In
Film festival coming to Carson City
Nevada Appeal / Posted 16 days ago
Film lovers from around the region won’t want to miss the second Carson City International Film Weekend, Thursday-Saturday, Feb. 18-20. Not only will audiences enjoy award-winning international and independently made films, all the events will be... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
International & Independent Film Weekend set for Feb.Film lovers from around the region won’t want to miss the second Carson City In
International & Independent Film Weekend set for Feb.
Nevada Appeal / Posted 16 days ago
Film lovers from around the region won’t want to miss the second Carson City International Film Weekend, Thursday-Saturday, Feb. 18-20. Not only will audiences enjoy award-winning international and independently made films, all the events will be... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Carson City Offers International & Independent Film Weekend Feb. 18-20Film lovers from around the region won’t want to miss the second Carson City In
Carson City Offers International & Independent Film Weekend Feb. 18-20
Nevada Appeal / Posted 16 days ago
Film lovers from around the region won’t want to miss the second Carson City International Film Weekend, Thursday-Saturday, Feb. 18-20. Not only will audiences enjoy award-winning international and independently made films, all the events are... Read more
2 related stories
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Nevada Appeal
Scholarships offered to Carson City, Dayton studentsThe Carson City Retired School Employees Association is offering three $1,000 s
Scholarships offered to Carson City, Dayton students
Nevada Appeal / Posted 16 days ago
The Carson City Retired School Employees Association is offering three $1,000 scholarships to local students interested in pursuing a career in education at a Nevada institution of higher learning. One Edith Milo scholarship will be awarded to a... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
New Western Nevada College class step toward meeting need for skilled laborLike college football coaches who are making their last pitches this time of ye
New Western Nevada College class step toward meeting need for skilled labor
Nevada Appeal / Posted 19 days ago
Like college football coaches who are making their last pitches this time of year trying to convince prospective players to attend their schools, two representatives of local manufacturers sounded like recruiters themselves when talking about their... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
By George, WNC softball is loadedThe Western Nevada College 2016 softball team is poised to accomplish what no o
By George, WNC softball is loaded
Nevada Appeal / Posted 21 days ago
The Western Nevada College 2016 softball team is poised to accomplish what no other Wildcat team before it has done: post a winning season and compete on equal footing with the Scenic West Athletic Conference’s top teams. By the end of last season,... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
WNC baseball looks to regain elite status in SWACThey have come from as far as 5,341 miles away to play for the Western Nevada C
WNC baseball looks to regain elite status in SWAC
Nevada Appeal / Posted 21 days ago
They have come from as far as 5,341 miles away to play for the Western Nevada College baseball team in 2016, the final year of the program. WNC coach D.J. Whittemore’s roster includes players from Wilrijk, Belgium; Kingsport, Tenn.; Seattle, Wash.;... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Teri’s Notebook: To my students: You’re going to be fineI said good-bye to my Jump Start students Friday for the second time. I taught
Teri’s Notebook: To my students: You’re going to be fine
Nevada Appeal / Posted 22 days ago
I said good-bye to my Jump Start students Friday for the second time. I taught them an oral communications class over the summer then returned to teach a journalism class over the winter break. In between the time I had seen them, they’d completed... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Tickets on sale Monday for TEDx Carson CityEditor’s note: This is the first in a three-part series introducing the speaker
Tickets on sale Monday for TEDx Carson City
Nevada Appeal / Posted 23 days ago
Editor’s note: This is the first in a three-part series introducing the speakers for TEDx Carson City set for April 8 at the Brewery Arts Center, 449 W. King St. Tickets for TEDx Carson City 2016 with the theme, Creating the Community you Want to... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Carson City Schools plan to discontinue auto collision repair courseThe Carson City School District is discussing not offering the Auto Collision R
Carson City Schools plan to discontinue auto collision repair course
Nevada Appeal / Posted 25 days ago
The Carson City School District is discussing not offering the Auto Collision Repair Technology class at Carson High School. The district hasn’t officially canceled the collision repair class, but it’s slated to end after this school year, said... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Senator Square: Carson High School student excels in speech & debate contestCarson High Speech and Debate captain Sawyer Barnett competed in the second lev
Senator Square: Carson High School student excels in speech & debate contest
Nevada Appeal / Posted 28 days ago
Carson High Speech and Debate captain Sawyer Barnett competed in the second level of the American Legion speaking contest at Western Nevada College last Sunday. He took first place with his speeches on the duties of citizens to the government... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
USNS Carson City christened in Mobile, Ala., Saturday morning (with video)USNS CARSON CITY CHRISTENING REMARKS This is truly a special day for Carson Ci
USNS Carson City christened in Mobile, Ala., Saturday morning (with video)
Nevada Appeal / Posted 28 days ago
USNS CARSON CITY CHRISTENING REMARKS This is truly a special day for Carson City. We thank the Secretary of the Navy for selecting this seventh Spearhead-class Joint High Speed Vessel to be henceforth known as the USNS CARSON CITY EPF-7. Our... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Fair winds wish goes to USNS Carson CityUSNS CARSON CITY CHRISTENING REMARKS This is truly a special day for Carson Ci
Fair winds wish goes to USNS Carson City
Nevada Appeal / Posted 28 days ago
USNS CARSON CITY CHRISTENING REMARKS This is truly a special day for Carson City. We thank the Secretary of the Navy for selecting this seventh Spearhead-class Joint High Speed Vessel to be henceforth known as the USNS CARSON CITY EPF-7. Our... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College to offer new SolidWorks 3-D software classA new SolidWorks 3-D software class is being offered at Western Nevada College
Western Nevada College to offer new SolidWorks 3-D software class
Nevada Appeal / Posted 30 days ago
A new SolidWorks 3-D software class is being offered at Western Nevada College this spring to provide the technical skills that area employers may be seeking. Classes meet on Tuesdays from either 1-3:45 p.m., or 7-9:45 p.m., beginning Tues, Jan.... Read more

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