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Carson Fire Chief Sean Slamon said Washoe County’s decision to consolidate two Washoe Valley fire stations into one location shouldn’t be a major impact to his department. The Washoe Board of Fire Commissioners approved the...
Author: Geoff Dornan gdornan@nevadaappeal.com
Posted: January 27, 2020, 5:30 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The owners of a San Francisco Bay Area solar energy company pleaded guilty Friday to charges that they plotted a massive Ponzi scheme that defrauded investors of $1 billion. As part of...
Author: The Associated Press <br>
Posted: January 27, 2020, 5:03 pm
When you receive an offer on your home, or a counter offer to your offer to purchase, there are some protocols that most people adhere to. Once in a while, agents or buyers/sellers decide to...
Author: Jim Valentine<br>
Posted: January 27, 2020, 4:45 pm
Ireland is one of the most popular travel destinations in the world and one of the most requested by the Chamber Travel Club members. I can assure you no one who has ever been on...
Author: Marilyn Foster<br>
Posted: January 27, 2020, 3:45 pm
Some time ago, a few friends and I were putting together a soiree, pronounced “swah-ray.” Fancy smanchie, right? OK, it was just a party. Thought I would get more sympathy for the following story if...
Author: Trina Machacek<br>
Posted: January 27, 2020, 2:45 pm
One-hundred-fifty years to the day after it pressed the first Liberty Seated silver dollars at the Carson City Mint, the very same coin press will be minting medallions in the same building in commemoration of...
Author: Guy Clifton | Travel Nevada<br>
Posted: January 27, 2020, 2:30 pm
To Elizabeth Belcher and Robert Knight of Gardnerville, Mason Alan Knight, born Dec. 28, 2019, weighing 6 pounds and 3 ounces. To Alicia and Tony Hansen of Coleville, Alastair Cade Hansen, born Dec. 30, 2019,...
Posted: January 27, 2020, 6:59 am
Update: The Storey County Sheriff’s Office said Sunday night that Janice McElhaney, 54, died from injuries sustained earlier in the day. The suspect, identified as 47-year-old William Collier is in custody at the Storey County...
Posted: January 27, 2020, 4:28 am
Resident asks for missing flag to be used for honoring service members Some time around Dec. 19, someone stole my flag. It has taken me all this time to get over the shock and trying...
Posted: January 27, 2020, 2:45 am
In a lengthy article published in November, the New York Times sharply criticized police use of alcohol breath testing machines it described as dangerously inaccurate. The headline on the story: “These Machines Can Put You...
Author: Geoff Dornan gdornan@nevadaappeal.com
Posted: January 27, 2020, 1:30 am
Adults sure could learn a thing or two from the students at CHS because Winterfest 2020 played out, pun intended, just like it was supposed to with Carson’s Got Game being the theme. Though Monday...
Author: Phil Brady<br>
Posted: January 26, 2020, 9:30 pm
Nothing adds to the history of a time, an event, a place or an object more than becoming a part of that history and the Nevada State Museum in Carson City is making sure the...
Author: Submitted<br>
Posted: January 26, 2020, 5:30 pm
RHI Powder, a Carson City-based company, has completed installation of its large scale burn off oven, according to a news release. The new equipment is an industrial ACE oven that can accommodate items with a...
Author: Submitted<br>
Posted: January 26, 2020, 3:45 pm
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Maybe it was fitting that Jimmy Garoppolo did his best Bob Griese impersonation in the victory that sent the San Francisco 49ers to Griese’s old stomping grounds in Miami for the...
Author: Josh Dubow<br>AP Pro Football Writer<br>
Posted: January 26, 2020, 3:45 pm
“Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord, the fruit of the womb” (Psalm 127). Like every blessing that God bestows upon us, we are obliged to honor him with our best efforts of glorifying...
Author: Roy Slate<br>
Posted: January 26, 2020, 2:45 pm
With the annual nationwide homeless “Count Day” around the corner, two Carson High School seniors are conducting a homeless drive and have created a GoFundMe page for monetary donations to support the effort. “Count Day”...
Author: Nevada Momentum<br>
Posted: January 26, 2020, 2:30 pm
Note: Menus for week of Jan. 27 subject to change without notice. Choice of beverage included. Carson City Senior Center, 911 Beverly Drive: MONDAY: Chicken pasta primavera, colorful salad, citrus delight, garlic breadstick TUESDAY: Salisbury...
Posted: January 26, 2020, 6:59 am
Update: At approximately 4:30 p.m. Sunday, State Division of Investigations Officers took a fourth juvenile into custody related to the January 25 shooing in Carson.  The Carson City Sheriff’s Office has determined that no other...
Posted: January 26, 2020, 5:59 am
RENO — Steve Alford’s 600th career coaching victory was never in doubt as the Nevada Wolf Pack simply shot the New Mexico Lobos right out of Lawlor Events Center on Saturday. The Wolf Pack equaled...
Author: By Joe Santoro For the Nevada Appeal
Posted: January 26, 2020, 4:46 am
Data Privacy Day takes place on Jan. 28 and there is never a better time than the present when it comes to protecting your personal data. These five tips below will help you form a...
Author: Team DeBug<br>
Posted: January 26, 2020, 4:45 am