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Muscle Powered, Citizens for a Walkable and Bikeable Carson City, recently received a $2,000 grant from Nevada Department of Transportation Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Board to facilitate a video competition to create public service announcements about the dangers of texting and driving. CHS students are […]
Author: Phil Brady
Posted: December 16, 2017, 8:19 pm
Christmas joy can turn into Christmas terror within seconds, but the local fire departments are here to help make sure that doesn't happen. The Carson City Fire Department and Reno Fire Department provided a demonstration Friday to show how important it is to make sure […]
Author: Taylor Pettaway
Posted: December 16, 2017, 6:47 am
One hundred more children will have a merrier Christmas, thanks to a donation from SlotWorld. The Carson City casino donated a total of almost $10,000 to Holiday with a Hero, an event that pairs a local hero with an underprivileged child to go shopping for […]
Author: Taylor Pettaway
Posted: December 16, 2017, 6:35 am
RENO — The Reno Tournament of Champions is one tough event, and the young Carson High wrestling squad found that out on Friday. Not one of the 11 wrestlers CHS coach Nick Redwine put on the mat at the Reno Event Center managed to make […]
Author: Darrell Moody
Posted: December 16, 2017, 6:27 am
The Carson High girls basketball team opened the game with 23 unanswered points en route to a 48-18 win over Hug on Friday night at Morse Burley Gym. The surge came in the first 11:15. Hug's first points came with 3:42 left in the half. […]
Author: Darrell Moody
Posted: December 16, 2017, 5:35 am
The Foreman-Roberts House, a rare example of Gothic Revival architecture in Nevada and the oldest existing house in Carson City, is featured as this year's Carson City Christmas ornament. The Downtown Redevelopment Citizens Committee began the Carson City ornament tradition in 2002 as a way […]
Author: Teri Vance
Posted: December 16, 2017, 3:03 am
Posted: December 16, 2017, 2:51 am
RENO — Kendall Stephens has been an enigma through the first 10 regular-season games for the Nevada basketball team. Stephens, a senior transfer from Purdue, has scored just 26 points in four home games this year compared to 66 in six games away from Lawlor […]
Author: Darrell Moody
Posted: December 16, 2017, 2:51 am
OAKLAND, Calif. — A season that began with such high expectations in Dallas and Oakland is headed to the finish with the Cowboys and Raiders struggling to stay alive in the playoff race. Whether it's Ezekiel Elliott's suspension that helped derail Dallas (7-6) or the […]
Author: Josh Dubow
Posted: December 16, 2017, 2:51 am
Shout it from the top of Mount Washington: It's the Game of the Year! Perhaps the Game of the Decade!! Maybe the Game of the Millennium!!! Or, very possibly, a big dud. Until their flop in Miami on Monday night, the way the New England […]
Author: Barry Wilner
Posted: December 16, 2017, 2:51 am
It took 13 games for the Jacksonville Jaguars to give quarterback Blake Bortles full control of the offense. Offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett said this week that Bortles was allowed to audible from running plays to passing plays for the first time all season against Seattle. […]
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: December 16, 2017, 2:51 am
Carson High senior Tanner Kalicki competed and won a kicking showcase at Missouri Western College near Kansas City recently. "It was a competition with kickoffs and field goals," Kalicki said earlier this week. "I didn't do the punting (portion). It was distance on field goals […]
Author: Darrell Moody
Posted: December 16, 2017, 2:51 am
Posted: December 16, 2017, 2:51 am
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — In just two starts with San Francisco, Jimmy Garoppolo has shown the traits of becoming the franchise quarterback for the 49ers. That's just the kind of play the Tennessee Titans need out of their promising young quarterback Marcus Mariota down the […]
Author: Josh Dubow
Posted: December 16, 2017, 2:51 am
In a statement release Friday, Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval said he and wife, Kathleen, are separating. "After 27 years of marriage, Kathleen and I have decided to separate and plan to divorce. It's no secret that the demands of public life are hard on a […]
Author: Nevada Appeal staff report
Posted: December 16, 2017, 2:39 am
Continuing my look at open-wheel racing for next season, this week I'll take a look at Formula One and what we can expect for 2018. Three months to the day after Christmas, the 2018 F1 season will commence with the Australian Grand Prix. The 21-race […]
Posted: December 16, 2017, 1:15 am
There are a few things that set my teeth on edge. Wait, what exactly does that mean? Set your teeth on edge. To me it means something that makes me all squiggly and my mouth contorts because I just can't hardly take the sight, sound […]
Author: Trina Machacek
Posted: December 16, 2017, 12:39 am
150 Years Ago Sheriff Smith's condition, as reported by Doctor Hunchton yesterday afternoon, was highly encouraging. The doctor thinks the bullet must have lodged in some of the fascia or muscles near the spine and that the peritoneum and visera are entirely uninjured. The doctor […]
Posted: December 16, 2017, 12:35 am
Farmer's slant on Trump not rooted in facts Guy Farmer's Dec. 10 editorial "Difficult to Write About Mercurial Trump" reminded me of Farmer's nonstop Obama campaign propaganda columns back in 2008. Farmer seems to think Special Prosecutor Mueller is about to toss Trump out of […]
Posted: December 16, 2017, 12:31 am
Luisa R. Nunez, 88, died December 9, 2017 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766
Posted: December 16, 2017, 12:27 am

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