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A state judge heard arguments but made no immediate decision Thursday on a bid by the Donald Trump campaign to have the president declared the winner of the election in Nevada or to nullify results...
Author: By KEN RITTER Associated Press
Posted: December 4, 2020, 5:56 am
Recently, I read two articles, one about Germany and one about Russia, both of which serve as warnings to us as we find ourselves inundated by lies on many fronts. Jochen Bittner writes for the...
Author: By Ursula Carlson
Posted: December 4, 2020, 2:45 am
Carson City Health and Human Services (CCHHS) is reporting an additional death due to COVID-19 in the Quad-County Region. The individual was a Storey County resident. CCHHS is also reporting 144 new cases and 154...
Author: Carson City Health and Human Services
Posted: December 4, 2020, 2:02 am
The Economic Forum on Thursday projected General Fund revenue totaling just over $8.5 billion for the coming biennial budget cycle. After all adjustments, that comes to $4.116 billion in fiscal 2022 and $4.392 billion in...
Author: Geoff Dornan gdornan@nevadaappeal.com
Posted: December 3, 2020, 10:57 pm
Nevada reported 48 new deaths from the coronavirus on Thursday, marking the deadliest day since the onset of the pandemic as the state’s COVID-19 surge shows few signs of slowing and death totals peak throughout...
Author: By Sam Metz and Scott Sonner AP/Report for America
Posted: December 3, 2020, 8:54 pm
LAS VEGAS — A veteran Northern Nevada Republican congressman is considering a run for governor in 2022. A month after winning reelection to Congress, U.S. Rep. Mark Amodei told a Vegas Chamber virtual audience on...
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: December 3, 2020, 7:32 pm
The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. THURSDAY • At 11:19 a.m., James Kepler, 37, was arrested on a meth possession charge after...
Author: Nevada Appeal staff report
Posted: December 3, 2020, 5:40 pm
November 11, 1930 – November 29, 2020 Robert Wallace Behnke, 90, of Fallon, NV, passed  away on November 29, 2020.  He was born to Albert and Helen Behnke on November 11, 1930, in Fullerton, CA....
Posted: December 3, 2020, 5:07 pm
The Nevada DMV is advising private party vehicle sellers and the automotive industry of a new federal odometer disclosure rule that doubles the amount of time odometer readings must be declared at the time of...
Author: Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles
Posted: December 3, 2020, 4:43 pm
RENO — Khalil Shabazz had 22 points as San Francisco routed Nevada 85-60 on Wednesday night. Dzmitry Ryuny had 12 points for San Francisco (3-2). Josh Kunen added 11 points and seven rebounds. Jamaree Bouyea...
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: December 3, 2020, 4:12 pm
High Desert Grange, Toys for Tots and V Titans have joined forces this year to try to bring some happiness and joy in the upcoming Christmas season. The High Desert Grange is offering three activities...
Author: Staff Report
Posted: December 3, 2020, 4:03 pm
Here’s today’s Final Jeopardy answer is, “The Great Patriotic War.” Contestant number one wrote, “What is the Prussian War?” “Sorry that’s the wrong answer. Contestant number two wrote, ‘What does the South call the Civil...
Author: By Ken Beaton
Posted: December 3, 2020, 2:45 pm
Nevada added 30,000 registered voters in November, but the list of active voters grew by more than 44,000 as people contacted their clerks to get off the inactive list and make sure they could vote...
Author: Nevada Appeal Capitol Bureau
Posted: December 3, 2020, 2:30 pm
2020 has been a year of unexpected outcomes to say the least and, in many respects, a cautionary tale about how small, seemingly innocuous actions can lead to undesirable, albeit, predicable results. In 1973, Oregon...
Author: By Shelly Aldean
Posted: December 3, 2020, 2:45 am
Carson City Health and Human Services (CCHHS) is reporting 8 additional deaths due to COVID-19 in the Quad-County Region. The individuals were 5 Carson City residents, a Douglas County resident, a Lyon County resident, and...
Author: Carson City Health and Human Services
Posted: December 3, 2020, 2:03 am
Gov. Steve Sisolak said Wednesday that initial supplies of COVID-19 vaccines may begin arriving in Nevada in the next couple of weeks. But he cautioned that those doses will only be available to priority workers...
Author: Geoff Dornan gdornan@nevadaappeal.com
Posted: December 3, 2020, 1:46 am
Never was a story of more woe than this of Carson and his Romeo. The Hawaii Rainbow Warriors made sure last Saturday night that the parting of a quarterback and his favorite wide receiver would...
Author: By Joe Santoro For the Nevada Appeal
Posted: December 2, 2020, 11:23 pm
The Citizens’ Climate Lobby will host a virtual conference on Saturday. While the conference was scheduled last week, the Nevada Climate Initiative released a strategy for the state online at climatestrategy.nv.gov. Johns Hopkins Political Science...
Author: Nevada Appeal staff report
Posted: December 2, 2020, 9:30 pm
Bleh. To be honest, that’s how a lot of days during this pandemic have felt – just bleh. I’ve had plenty of time to just sit around and ponder so many ideas and think about...
Author: By Carter Eckl ceckl@nevadaappeal.com
Posted: December 2, 2020, 8:26 pm
Partnership Carson City has scheduled a school supply and decorations giveaway Saturday, Dec. 5. JOANN Fabrics and Crafts donated several boxes of seasonal holiday decorations and PCC is including an assortment of school supplies available...
Author: Submitted
Posted: December 2, 2020, 7:59 pm