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Nevada Appeal
Pioneer student earns WNC degree and diplomaNathan Hammock, Pioneer High School senior, earned his Associate of Science deg
Pioneer student earns WNC degree and diploma
Nevada Appeal / Posted yesterday
Nathan Hammock, Pioneer High School senior, earned his Associate of Science degree from Western Nevada College last Monday. He walked across the stage at the Marv Teixeira Pavillion a proud graduate and officer in the Phi Theta Kappa International... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Always Lost: A Meditation on War coming to Western Nevada College in Carson City for final exhibitioWestern Nevada College will host the final display of its acclaimed traveling a
Always Lost: A Meditation on War coming to Western Nevada College in Carson City for final exhibitio
Nevada Appeal / Posted yesterday
Western Nevada College will host the final display of its acclaimed traveling arts and humanities exhibition, “Always Lost: A Meditation on War,” in the main gallery of the Carson City campus, June 3-July 29. The exhibition, which began as a... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Workforce development to be focus of 2017 legislative sessionshould keep you up at night,” he said. “We appreciate 43 nurses, but we need 8,
Workforce development to be focus of 2017 legislative session
Nevada Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
should keep you up at night,” he said. “We appreciate 43 nurses, but we need 8,000 more.” Erquiaga was referring to Western Nevada College, which this year graduated 43 registered nurses, 20 of whom have been hired by Carson Tahoe Regional... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Primary election guide: Carson City mayorManager-Epic Rides, Substitute teacher. Education: Class of ’84, Reed High Sch
Primary election guide: Carson City mayor
Nevada Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
Manager-Epic Rides, Substitute teacher. Education: Class of ’84, Reed High School, Sparks. Associates Degree of Arts, Western Nevada College. A brief statement about your platform Many friends have asked me why I am running for Mayor. I have... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College Class of 2016 (list of graduates)Western Nevada College graduated its largest class ever on Monday. A record 556
Western Nevada College Class of 2016 (list of graduates)
Nevada Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
Western Nevada College graduated its largest class ever on Monday. A record 556 students earned a total of 598 degrees and certificates. The commencement ceremony took place at the Mary Teixeira Pavilion in Carson City. In a first, 27 graduates are... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College graduates largest class in its historythe shortage of healthcare professionals across the United States, Carson Tahoe
Western Nevada College graduates largest class in its history
Nevada Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
the shortage of healthcare professionals across the United States, Carson Tahoe Health said nearly half of the 2016 Western Nevada College nursing graduates will be coming to work for CTH. With a total of 20 WNC nursing graduates filling... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
WNC program bows out with memorable contestTRINIDAD, Colo — The heart-tugging defeat might go down as the most memorable g
WNC program bows out with memorable contest
Nevada Appeal / Posted 8 days ago
TRINIDAD, Colo — The heart-tugging defeat might go down as the most memorable game Western Nevada College ever played on the baseball diamond; this for a program that won three Western District tournament titles and participated in three National... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Santa Fe, Yavapai join field for JUCO20. Yavapai College (Arizona) ran roughshod through the Western District tourn
Santa Fe, Yavapai join field for JUCO
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
20. Yavapai College (Arizona) ran roughshod through the Western District tournament in Trinidad, but was in a battle with Western Nevada College. The teams went back and forth the entire game Saturday and were tied 16-16 in the ninth inning, but... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Wildcats roll to victory to stay aliveIt ain’t over till it’s over and for the Western Nevada College baseball team,
Wildcats roll to victory to stay alive
Nevada Appeal / Posted 9 days ago
It ain’t over till it’s over and for the Western Nevada College baseball team, it’s not over. The Wildcats stayed alive in the Western District Tournament Friday by routing host Trinidad State (Colo.) 18-5. WNC advanced to today’s championship round... Read more
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KTVN Reno
WNC Advances to Western District Finals5-4 win over the Reno Aces Friday night. Western Nevada College Wildcats nev
WNC Advances to Western District Finals
KTVN Reno / Posted 9 days ago
5-4 win over the Reno Aces Friday night. Western Nevada College Wildcats never stopped hitting on Friday night, earning a spot in the Western District baseball... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
WNC baseball wins district openerWestern Nevada College put the pedal to the metal in its opener of the Western
WNC baseball wins district opener
Nevada Appeal / Posted 10 days ago
Western Nevada College put the pedal to the metal in its opener of the Western District baseball tournament on Thursday in Trinidad, Colo. The Wildcats launched two homers and totaled 14 hits in a 9-5 victory against tournament host Trinidad State... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Dyersburg closes in on 1st JUCO berthwith three hits, Brady Jones and Collin Harris had two each. Western District
Dyersburg closes in on 1st JUCO berth
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
with three hits, Brady Jones and Collin Harris had two each. Western District Host Trinidad State Junior College fell to Western Nevada College 9-5 in a first-round game. The Trojans (42-15) are trying to qualify for JUCO for the first time since... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Nevada politics all about the moneyboth parties, will candidly say they don’t like the system either,” said Robert
Nevada politics all about the money
Nevada Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
both parties, will candidly say they don’t like the system either,” said Robert Morin, a professor of political science at Western Nevada College and the University of Nevada, Reno, who moderated the panel. “They say the most distasteful part of... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College Baseball opens district play against host schoolaluminum bats with high elevation and the Western District baseball tournament
Western Nevada College Baseball opens district play against host school
Nevada Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
aluminum bats with high elevation and the Western District baseball tournament should provide fans with plenty of offense. Western Nevada College already has its offense in high gear after stunning College of Southern Nevada to win the Region 18... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Update: Western Nevada College baseball team meets fundraising goal for trip to District tournamentTuesday morning update: The Western Nevada College baseball team reached its fu
Update: Western Nevada College baseball team meets fundraising goal for trip to District tournament
Nevada Appeal / Posted 13 days ago
Tuesday morning update: The Western Nevada College baseball team reached its fundraising goal late Monday night. The Western Nevada College baseball team is raising funds to help offset the cost of travel to the Western District Tournament this... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College baseball team fundraising for trip to District tournamentThe Western Nevada College baseball team is raising funds to help offset the co
Western Nevada College baseball team fundraising for trip to District tournament
Nevada Appeal / Posted 13 days ago
The Western Nevada College baseball team is raising funds to help offset the cost of travel to the Western District Tournament this Thursday through Saturday in Trinidad, Colorado. The team is trying to raise $12,000 by Tuesday and were more than... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Free forum on money, politics Wednesday at Carson City Brewery Arts CenterCity Brewery Arts Center, 511 W. King St. The forum, sponsored by Sierra Nevad
Free forum on money, politics Wednesday at Carson City Brewery Arts Center
Nevada Appeal / Posted 13 days ago
City Brewery Arts Center, 511 W. King St. The forum, sponsored by Sierra Nevada Forums, will feature Sondra Cosgrove; Annette Magnus and Karen Nicholson. Robert Morin, professor at Western Nevada College and University of Nevada, Reno, will modera... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College baseball team fund raising for trip to District tournamentThe Western Nevada College baseball team is raising funds to help offset the co
Western Nevada College baseball team fund raising for trip to District tournament
Nevada Appeal / Posted 14 days ago
The Western Nevada College baseball team is raising funds to help offset the cost of travel to the Western District Tournament this Thursday through Saturday in Trinidad, Colorado. The team is trying to raise $12,000 by Tuesday and were more than... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Bell’s homer lifts WNC to region titleHENDERSON — No deficit is too large for the Western Nevada College Wildcats. W
Bell’s homer lifts WNC to region title
Nevada Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
HENDERSON — No deficit is too large for the Western Nevada College Wildcats. WNC fell behind College of Southern Nevada, 5-0, in the second inning of the Region 18 baseball championship on Saturday afternoon in Henderson but rallied with six runs in... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
WNC’s George SWAC first team pitcherIn a history-making season for the Western Nevada College softball team, Kristi
WNC’s George SWAC first team pitcher
Nevada Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
In a history-making season for the Western Nevada College softball team, Kristina George made some more this week. The WNC sophomore became the first WNC softball pitcher selected to the All-Scenic West Athletic Conference first team. Shortstop... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Aces to Remain Diamondbacks Affiliate Through 2018loss to the Sacramento River Cats on Friday night at Raley Field. W.N.C. Baseb
Aces to Remain Diamondbacks Affiliate Through 2018
KTVN Reno / Posted 15 days ago
loss to the Sacramento River Cats on Friday night at Raley Field. W.N.C. Baseball Tops C.S.N.W.N.C. Baseball Tops C.S.N. Western Nevada College Wildcats won't ever forget the comeback they pulled off against College of Southern Nevada on a... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Nevada Softball Ends Season with win over Utah St.loss to the Sacramento River Cats on Friday night at Raley Field. W.N.C. Baseb
Nevada Softball Ends Season with win over Utah St.
KTVN Reno / Posted 15 days ago
loss to the Sacramento River Cats on Friday night at Raley Field. W.N.C. Baseball Tops C.S.N.W.N.C. Baseball Tops C.S.N. Western Nevada College Wildcats won't ever forget the comeback they pulled off against College of Southern Nevada on a... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
WNC pulls off memorable comebackD.J. Whittemore and his Western Nevada College baseball team won’t ever forget
WNC pulls off memorable comeback
Nevada Appeal / Posted 16 days ago
D.J. Whittemore and his Western Nevada College baseball team won’t ever forget the comeback they pulled off against College of Southern Nevada on a sweltering Friday afternoon in Henderson. One strike away from a 7-5 defeat to the Region 18 baseball... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Drug-Related DUI's Increasing in Washoe Countycontempt case that could expose him to fines and even jail time. W.N.C. Baseba
Drug-Related DUI's Increasing in Washoe County
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
contempt case that could expose him to fines and even jail time. W.N.C. Baseball Tops C.S.N.W.N.C. Baseball Tops C.S.N. Western Nevada College Wildcats won't ever forget the comeback they pulled off against College of Southern Nevada on a... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Nevada Softball Loses at Utah StateW.N.C. Baseball Tops C.S.N.W.N.C. Baseball Tops C.S.N. Western Nevada College
Nevada Softball Loses at Utah State
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
W.N.C. Baseball Tops C.S.N.W.N.C. Baseball Tops C.S.N. Western Nevada College Wildcats won't ever forget the comeback they pulled off against College of Southern Nevada on a sweltering Friday afternoon in Henderson. Western Nevada College Wildcats... Read more
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KTVN Reno
W.N.C. Baseball Tops C.S.N. Western Nevada College Wildcats won't ever forget the comeback they pulled of
W.N.C. Baseball Tops C.S.N.
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
Western Nevada College Wildcats won't ever forget the comeback they pulled off against College of Southern Nevada on a sweltering Friday afternoon in Henderson. Western Nevada College Wildcats... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Subaru Recalls Thousands of Cars and SUVs Over Steering FailureSacramento River Cats, 8-2. Wildcats Fill Their Roles to Edge Salt Lake Like t
Subaru Recalls Thousands of Cars and SUVs Over Steering Failure
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
Sacramento River Cats, 8-2. Wildcats Fill Their Roles to Edge Salt Lake Like they did throughout the regular season, the Western Nevada College Wildcats won their Region 18 baseball tournament against Salt Lake, 5-4, on Thursday in... Read more
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KTVN Reno
8 People to Claim $429.6M Powerball JackpotSacramento River Cats, 8-2. Wildcats Fill Their Roles to Edge Salt Lake Like t
8 People to Claim $429.6M Powerball Jackpot
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
Sacramento River Cats, 8-2. Wildcats Fill Their Roles to Edge Salt Lake Like they did throughout the regular season, the Western Nevada College Wildcats won their Region 18 baseball tournament against Salt Lake, 5-4, on Thursday in... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
WNC roundup: baseball sets up showdown; softball’s season endsLike they did throughout the regular season, the Western Nevada College Wildcat
WNC roundup: baseball sets up showdown; softball’s season ends
Nevada Appeal / Posted 17 days ago
Like they did throughout the regular season, the Western Nevada College Wildcats won their Region 18 baseball tournament game against Salt Lake, 5-4, on Thursday in Henderson by a number of players filling their roles. Matt Young set the tone by... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College softball splits on day 1 of Region 18 tourneyKacie Freudenberger’s home run leading off the second inning touched off a five
Western Nevada College softball splits on day 1 of Region 18 tourney
Nevada Appeal / Posted 18 days ago
Kacie Freudenberger’s home run leading off the second inning touched off a five-run outburst as Western Nevada College cruised past Colorado Northwestern, 18-1, in the opening game of the Region 18 softball tournament on Wednesday morning in... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Carson Sheriff’s employee commissioned as officer into Army National Guardnext week with a degree in Human Development and Family Studies. He also has an
Carson Sheriff’s employee commissioned as officer into Army National Guard
Nevada Appeal / Posted 18 days ago
next week with a degree in Human Development and Family Studies. He also has an associates degree in Criminal Justice from Western Nevada College, but had wanted to branch out with his degrees in order to create a more encompassing background for... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Carson City’s Capital City Community Band performing annual spring concert May 15Community Band is celebrating the change of the seasons by presenting its annua
Carson City’s Capital City Community Band performing annual spring concert May 15
Nevada Appeal / Posted 18 days ago
Community Band is celebrating the change of the seasons by presenting its annual spring concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 15 at Western Nevada College. Featured in the concert will be several solos or ensembles from various sections of the... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
WNC roundup: Baseball, softball set for tournamentsTAYLORSVILLE, Utah — The timing of the Region 18 softball tournament couldn’t b
WNC roundup: Baseball, softball set for tournaments
Nevada Appeal / Posted 19 days ago
TAYLORSVILLE, Utah — The timing of the Region 18 softball tournament couldn’t be better for Western Nevada College. The Wildcats are playing their best softball of the season coming into this week’s double-elimination regional tournament. WNC has... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Nevada community college CTE funding increase plannedpump several million dollars into the state’s community colleges to fund Career
Nevada community college CTE funding increase planned
Nevada Appeal / Posted 22 days ago
pump several million dollars into the state’s community colleges to fund Career and Technical Education programs. For Western Nevada College, the plan would add a total of $3.7 million over the biennium to the college’s budget. Great Basin... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Walk for awareness in Carson CityGoulart, her service dog Chaos, and Aaron Endel listen to speakers following th
Walk for awareness in Carson City
Nevada Appeal / Posted 22 days ago
Goulart, her service dog Chaos, and Aaron Endel listen to speakers following the second annual Suicide Awareness March at Western Nevada College, in Carson City, Nev. on Saturday, May 7, 2016. The event raises awareness about the average 22... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
WNC roundup: baseball ends at home on high note; softball sweepsIt was only fitting that Western Nevada College won its final game at John L. H
WNC roundup: baseball ends at home on high note; softball sweeps
Nevada Appeal / Posted 23 days ago
It was only fitting that Western Nevada College won its final game at John L. Harvey Field on a well-executed bunt by a power hitter. Daniel Nist’s two-out bunt along the third-base line brought home Chandler Barkdull, providing WNC with a 2-1... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College baseball plays final games at John L. Harvey FieldThe record will show the Western Nevada College baseball team beat College of S
Western Nevada College baseball plays final games at John L. Harvey Field
Nevada Appeal / Posted 23 days ago
The record will show the Western Nevada College baseball team beat College of Southern Nevada 2-1 in the final game played at John L. Harvey Field. But WNC baseball was about more than just records and what transpired at John L. Harvey Field Friday... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College’s Veteran Suicide Awareness Walk May 7 in Carson CityJoin Western Nevada College student veterans for the second annual Veterans Sui
Western Nevada College’s Veteran Suicide Awareness Walk May 7 in Carson City
Nevada Appeal / Posted 24 days ago
Join Western Nevada College student veterans for the second annual Veterans Suicide Awareness Walk on Saturday, May 7. It begins at 10 a.m. The 1.3-mile walk from Bully’s Restaurant parking lot,up West College Parkway to the college campus is to... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
See rare celestial event at Western Nevada College’s observatoryWestern Nevada College is offering the community the opportunity to witness a r
See rare celestial event at Western Nevada College’s observatory
Nevada Appeal / Posted 24 days ago
Western Nevada College is offering the community the opportunity to witness a rare celestial event on Monday, May 9. From sunrise, about 5:50 a.m., to noon, the planet Mercury will transit across the sun, passing between Earth and the sun. Visitors... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Weather delays Western Nevada College baseball; series to resume at 10 a.m. FridayHeavy rain and lightning suspended the Western Nevada College-College of Southe
Weather delays Western Nevada College baseball; series to resume at 10 a.m. Friday
Nevada Appeal / Posted 24 days ago
Heavy rain and lightning suspended the Western Nevada College-College of Southern Nevada baseball series on Thursday afternoon at John L. Harvey Field in Carson City. The teams will pick up action at 10 a.m. Friday, with the Wildcats batting in the... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Former players, coaches react to end of Western Nevada College baseballEditor’s note: This is the final in a series of articles on Western Nevada Coll
Former players, coaches react to end of Western Nevada College baseball
Nevada Appeal / Posted 25 days ago
Editor’s note: This is the final in a series of articles on Western Nevada College intercollegiate athletics, which are being discontinued after the 2016 season. As the Western Nevada College baseball program comes near to its end, the reactions are... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Whittemore talks about future of community college sportsEditor’s note: This continues a series of articles on Western Nevada College in
Whittemore talks about future of community college sports
Nevada Appeal / Posted 26 days ago
Editor’s note: This continues a series of articles on Western Nevada College intercollegiate athletics, which are being discontinued after the 2016 season. As the Western Nevada College athletics program comes near to the finish, Wildcat baseball... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
The voices of Western Nevada College: Morres, Graham reflect on their time with Wildcat athleticsEditor’s note: This continues a series of articles on Western Nevada College in
The voices of Western Nevada College: Morres, Graham reflect on their time with Wildcat athletics
Nevada Appeal / Posted 27 days ago
Editor’s note: This continues a series of articles on Western Nevada College intercollegiate athletics, which are being discontinued after the 2016 season. Anyone who has listened to them apply their craft know they have put their heart and soul... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Grant to help STEM education in NevadaUNR, UNLV, College of Southern Nevada, Great Basin College, Nevada State Colleg
Grant to help STEM education in Nevada
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 28 days ago
UNR, UNLV, College of Southern Nevada, Great Basin College, Nevada State College, University of Nevada School of Medicine; Western Nevada College, and Truckee Meadows Community College. STEM is where students in the United States trail many other... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Finality starting to set in for WNC softballEditor’s note: This is the second in a series of articles on Western Nevada Col
Finality starting to set in for WNC softball
Nevada Appeal / Posted 29 days ago
Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of articles on Western Nevada College intercollegiate athletics, which are being discontinued after the 2016 season. The seventh inning of the final game of a four-game series between the Western Nevada... 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 29 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
WNC roundup: Softball wins 3-of-4 behind Carter’s belt; baseball still in hunt for titleBriauna Carter certainly won’t forget her sophomore day at Western Nevada Colle
WNC roundup: Softball wins 3-of-4 behind Carter’s belt; baseball still in hunt for title
Nevada Appeal / Posted 29 days ago
Briauna Carter certainly won’t forget her sophomore day at Western Nevada College. What the third baseman did against Snow College on Saturday afternoon brought her to tears, as well as many of her teammates. The Wildcat slugger slammed a... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Memories of Wildcat athletics: Reason to be proud of ’Harvard on the Hill’Editor’s Note: Throughout the 2016 Western Nevada College baseball and softball
Memories of Wildcat athletics: Reason to be proud of ’Harvard on the Hill’
Nevada Appeal / Posted 29 days ago
Editor’s Note: Throughout the 2016 Western Nevada College baseball and softball seasons, which are the last for WNC athletics, the Appeal has been featuring columns every Sunday from those who are sharing their memories of the programs. This is the... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Coaches, former players reflect on Western Nevada College softballEditor’s note: This is the first in a series of articles on Western Nevada Coll
Coaches, former players reflect on Western Nevada College softball
Nevada Appeal / Posted 30 days ago
Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of articles on Western Nevada College intercollegiate athletics, which are being discontinued after the 2016 season. Bethany (Henry) Herman wished there was a softball program at Western Nevada College... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Wildcat softball powers to sweepWith the wind blowing out, home runs seemed to be in the cards, and the Western
Wildcat softball powers to sweep
Nevada Appeal / Posted 30 days ago
With the wind blowing out, home runs seemed to be in the cards, and the Western Nevada College softball team was dealing them. In game one, WNC put four out of the park to come out on top of the Badgers, 12-6. Noa Talia blasted two home runs to help... Read more
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