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RENO — The first coronavirus antibody study conducted in Nevada suggests COVID-19 test results dramatically underestimate the number of people who actually have been infected by the disease, health officials said Wednesday. The joint study...
Author: By Scott Sonner Associated Press
Posted: July 9, 2020, 4:52 pm
Partnership Carson City, the Carson City Sheriff’s Office and school resource officers are working together to offer a no-cost, certificate education on Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws. The collaborators are providing a server training 5 p.m....
Author: Submitted
Posted: July 9, 2020, 4:30 pm
LAS VEGAS — Nevada Supreme Court justices are considering whether to overturn a second-degree murder charge against Ronald Leavell, who authorities say caused a fatal crash in 2017 while high on marijuana and driving up...
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: July 9, 2020, 4:13 pm
LAS VEGAS — Reno-based Eldorado Resorts Inc. received the go-ahead Wednesday from Nevada casino regulators to buy Caesars Entertainment Corp. in a $17.3 billion deal creating a gambling giant owning or operating 55 properties in...
Author: By Ken Ritter Associated Press
Posted: July 9, 2020, 3:14 pm
Teri’s column was inspiring Please extend my thanks to Teri Vance for her column “Finding America in the Silence.” Her honest eloquence speaks for many of us. Sharing this experience in such a vulnerable, heartfelt...
Posted: July 9, 2020, 1:45 pm
As our nation continues to deal with COVID-19, we benefit from initiatives instituted by former Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush. In April 1998, President Clinton read the Robert Preston novel “The Cobra Event,”...
Author: By Jim Hartman
Posted: July 9, 2020, 1:45 pm
Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto, D-Nev., is asking the BLM and National Cemetery Administration to support the creation of a national veterans’ cemetery in Elko. She filed an amendment to the Defense Authorization Act that would...
Author: Nevada Appeal Capitol Bureau
Posted: July 9, 2020, 1:30 pm
The 31st special session of the Nevada Legislature convened just before 10 a.m. Wednesday, charged by Gov. Steve Sisolak with cutting almost $1.2 billion from the fiscal 2021 budget Senate Majority Leader Nicole Cannizzaro, D-Las...
Author: Geoff Dornan gdornan@nevadaappeal.com
Posted: July 9, 2020, 5:45 am
Carson City Health and Human Services (CCHHS) is reporting eleven new positive cases and five additional recoveries of COVID-19 in the Quad-County region. This brings the total number of cases to 412, with 271 recoveries...
Author: Carson City Health and Human Services
Posted: July 9, 2020, 1:01 am
Steven Duane Linnell March 16, 1955 ~ June 9, 2020 Steven D. Linnell passed away June 9, 2020 in Carson City, Nevada. He was born March 16, 1955 in Quinter, Kansas. He was the son...
Posted: July 9, 2020, 12:32 am
Virginia Ann Lerud October 25, 1934 – July 2, 2020 Virginia Ann Lerud, 85, of Carson City died July 2, 2020. She was born October 25, 1934, in Duluth, Minnesota, to Edward and Marie Stenberg...
Posted: July 9, 2020, 12:32 am
James A. Hooper, 75 of Incline Village, passed away on July 7, 2020, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 888-6800.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 12:32 am
Christian A Kiechler, 81 of Virginia City, passed away on July 6, 2020, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 888-6800.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 12:32 am
Joan Ruth McDonnell, 90 of Carson City, passed away on July 8, 2020, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 888-6800.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 12:32 am
Cahal Doherty, 85 of Carson City passed away on June 23, 2020. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Walton’s Chapel of the Valley, 775-882-4965.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 12:32 am
For Ryan Livermore, the chance to return home to Carson City and Northern Nevada presented an opportunity he couldn’t pass on. As a 2009 Carson High grad, Livermore also stepped back into the city that...
Posted: July 8, 2020, 8:01 pm
This year’s Fallon Cantaloupe Festival queen made her first official appearance Saturday in the annual Fourth of July parade. Makenzee Moretto was selected last week as the newest member of royalty to promote the Fallon...
Author: By Steve Ranson Nevada News Group
Posted: July 8, 2020, 7:11 pm
A day before the Nevada Legislature convened for a special budget session, Kelly Crompton, a lobbyist for the city of Las Vegas, boarded a Southwest flight and headed north to Carson City. Air travel amid...
Author: By Sam Metz AP/Report for America
Posted: July 8, 2020, 5:05 pm
Sens. Catherine Cortez Masto and Jacky Rosen, both D-Nev., Monday announced $10 million in homeland security grants for the state of Nevada. They said the funding will be used to protect the state and cities...
Author: Nevada Appeal Capitol Bureau
Posted: July 8, 2020, 4:38 pm
Carson Tahoe Health’s clinics inside the Topsy Lane and Market Street Walmart stores have reopened. “We realize the threat of COVID-19 is not the only medical concern people are experiencing. As always, our top priority...
Author: Nevada Appeal staff report
Posted: July 8, 2020, 4:30 pm