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To Sylvia Cormier and Christian Cormier of Sparks, Jace Paul Cormier, born Dec. 3, 2018, weighing 7 pounds and 4 ounces. To Jessica Cabral and Scott Cabral of Dayton, Emma Maria Cabral, born Dec. 3, 2018, weighing 8 pounds and 9 ounces. To MaryJane Gomez […]
Posted: December 17, 2018, 6:59 am
Friends of the Carson City Library is looking for ways to better serve the community and, in turn, better support the library. The organization, which provides funding to the Carson City Library, is asking the community to take a survey. The three-minute survey will ask […]
Author: Nevada Appeal staff report
Posted: December 17, 2018, 1:00 am
I'm planning on a Merry Christmas One that's cheery and bright Don't forget the batteries And please don't forget the lights "Batteries and Bulbs" on Carson Street Is where the story begins You really need them this time of year Just visit and enter in […]
Author: Jenny Schnabel
Posted: December 16, 2018, 10:45 pm
Christmas is just 10 days away, so it's time for my annual last-minute Christmas gift guide for the race fan. So whether your favorite gearhead is a NASCAR fan, Formula One aficionado, IndyCar enthusiast, or a devout follower of NHRA drag racing, there's the perfect […]
Author: Roger Diez
Posted: December 16, 2018, 10:30 pm
Senior Santa visits successful Special thanks to the volunteers and donors who made our 2018 Friends to All Senior Santa Visits a success. Eleven teams visited more than 150 seniors this year delivering our message "Touching Hearts with a Visit." Friends to All was established […]
Posted: December 16, 2018, 6:45 pm
The Lyon County Commission approved the 2018 Quad County Emergency Multi-Agency Coordination Guide and gave county manager Jeff Page the authority to sign a letter of intent to support the plan in case of a local or statewide disaster situation at its Dec. 6 meeting. […]
Author: Jessica Garcia
Posted: December 16, 2018, 6:30 pm
In 2014, Paul Anderson was a lawmaker when the Nevada Legislature unanimously approved a $1.3 billion incentive package that successfully attracted Tesla and Panasonic to the Silver State for its Gigafactory east of Reno. Four years later, Anderson, now the director of the Governor's Office […]
Author: Kaleb M. Roedel
Posted: December 16, 2018, 4:00 pm
In the classic story, "Pinocchio," Jiminy Cricket served as conscience to the little wooden boy. Jiminy prodded Pinocchio to do right and to avoid wrong. Jiminy tried to produce a sense of guilt when Pinocchio disobeyed. However, Pinocchio ignored his conscience, made an ass of […]
Author: Ken Haskins
Posted: December 16, 2018, 3:45 pm
Note: Menus for week of Dec. 17 subject to change without notice. Choice of beverage included. Carson City Senior Center, 911 Beverly Drive: MONDAY: Herb baked chicken, mashed sweet potato, herb vegetable medley, spiced applesauce, whole wheat roll TUESDAY: Baked pork chop, butternut squash, layered […]
Posted: December 16, 2018, 6:59 am
RENO — The Nevada Wolf Pack was far from perfect Saturday night at Lawlor Events Center. But the end result was the same. The unbeaten Wolf Pack, playing its first home game in 26 days, survived a serious scare from the South Dakota State Jackrabbits, […]
Author: By Joe Santoro For the Nevada Appeal
Posted: December 16, 2018, 6:25 am
The following information applies to the period of Dec. 17-23: Road closures expected at the following locations due to road/utility work: The intersection of Corbett Street and Molly Drive will be closed for utility work, Wednesday-Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Proctor Street will be […]
Posted: December 16, 2018, 1:00 am
I started my holiday baking. Oh, I'm making all my normal regulars. English toffee, peanut brittle, spiced nuts. But this year, I've decided to throw a newcomer into the mix. Some pumpkin biscotti. On the outset, that doesn't sound like a big deal. It is […]
Author: Trina Machacek
Posted: December 15, 2018, 11:45 pm
Just last week, I was sharing tips on getting into the holiday spirit, and now, here we are, nearly at crunch time. With Christmas a mere 10 days away, it's time to wrap up the shopping — literally. And the wrapping can be the worst […]
Author: Teri Vance
Posted: December 15, 2018, 10:30 pm
From the hands of children Something adorable happened while I was standing in line at the post office waiting to send a package. A mom came in with her two daughters, both girls had a box of candy canes. I overheard the mom tell the […]
Posted: December 15, 2018, 9:45 pm
Carson High Social Studies teacher Angila Golik, along with teachers Curtis Kortemeier, Mike Malley and John Martin, and a few other teachers, wanting to help the fire victims in Paradise, Calif,, have donated completed art pieces to be raffled among teachers and the Carson City […]
Author: Phil Brady
Posted: December 15, 2018, 6:59 pm
Silver Dollars and Wooden Nickels is a weekly feature in the Appeal's Opinion pages in which the Appeal gives Silver Dollars to those who deserve recognition and occasionally a Wooden Nickel to those who deserve criticism. SILVER DOLLAR: To the two little girls who presented […]
Posted: December 15, 2018, 6:45 pm
As the late President George H.W. Bush (Bush 41) was being laid to rest in recent days, a grateful nation honored him as president and as a prominent member of what Tom Brokaw calls the Greatest Generation, men and women who won World War II […]
Author: Guy W. Farmer
Posted: December 15, 2018, 5:45 pm
Nevada's Native American community is hoping its traditions and values aren't overlooked in favor of a more scientific process with the repatriation of objects and remains as a new legislature comes on board in 2019. The Nevada State Museum held a public workshop Thursday in […]
Author: Jessica Garcia
Posted: December 15, 2018, 4:00 pm
Saturday 150 years aGO White Pine. — The rush still continues. Now we are not one of that kind that would advise everybody to stay at home, or rather a "bird in the hand is better than two in the bush," but believe in hunting […]
Author: Trent Dolan
Posted: December 15, 2018, 1:43 pm

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