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News - Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 11: 52am
Nevada Governor's Office
News - Wednesday, March 10, 2021 - 2: 29pm
Carson City-based English Language Learners Program founder Florence Phillips was one of three women recognized Monday as part of Microsoft’s “International Women in Technology” for 2021.
News - Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 8: 35am
A crash early Tuesday morning on southbound U.S. 395 north of Reno that involved as many as 17 to 20 vehicles is was cleared from the freeway with traffic flow patterns to resume soon, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
News - Monday, March 8, 2021 - 5: 13pm
Nicole Shearer, UNR
The University of Nevada, Reno has announced its goal of returning to primarily in-person instruction and student services for the Fall 2021 semester.
News - Monday, March 8, 2021 - 6: 16pm
Carson City Health and Human Services
Carson City Health and Human Services reports 49 new COVID-19 cases and 158 recoveries in the Quad County area from Saturday, March 6 to Monday, March 8, 2021. No new deaths were reported.
Outdoors - Monday, March 8, 2021 - 4: 59pm
Photos by Katie Farr
Still worth an afternoon walk even in late winter.
News - Monday, March 8, 2021 - 2: 56pm
To raise community awareness of this issue, greenUP! has made food waste the theme for its currently running Carson City street banner promotion as part of a campaign called the “Clean Plate Club.”
News - Monday, March 8, 2021 - 1: 17pm
U.S. Forest Service
Conditions and weather permitting, the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team will continue prescribed fire operations this week in the Lake Tahoe Basin. Smoke may be visible.
Opinion - Monday, March 8, 2021 - 12: 16pm
By McAvoy Layne
One of the great characters forged here in the Tahoe Basin did not answer roll call this morning, as yesterday he was called home from this green earth, and is now Heaven's Pit Boss, Mark Pilarski.
News - Monday, March 8, 2021 - 10: 43am
Tabitha Mueller, The Nevada Independent
Despite a society-altering pandemic, home prices in Nevada have reached record highs in recent months.
In January, the median cost of a house in Reno hit $500,000, while in Las Vegas, that number reached $345,000. Both figures have surpassed pre-2008 peaks.
News - Monday, March 8, 2021 - 11: 05am
A 53-year-old Carson City man was arrested Saturday for a felony warrant alleging violation of parole and probation conditions.
News - Monday, March 8, 2021 - 9: 56am
Dan Davis, Carson City School District
The Carson City School District is pleased to honor 13 school social workers during National School Social Work Week, March 7-13, 2021. Sponsored by the School Social Work Association of America, the week will help highlight the tremendous impact school social workers have in addressing students’ social, emotional and mental health needs, especially during the past year in the challenging face of the COVID-19 pandemic.
News - Monday, March 8, 2021 - 9: 13am
With the weekend behind us, cooler, unsettled weather is ahead for the next couple of days, with Monday bringing gusty winds, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a Wind Advisory for the greater Reno, Carson City and Carson Valley areas.
News - Monday, March 8, 2021 - 7: 52am
UPDATE: All travel lanes were reopened. The cause of the crash is under investigation.
Highway 50 at Lake Tahoe near Glenbrook in Douglas County was closed Sunday night due to a 3-vehicle crash in which one fatality was reported, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
Outdoors - Sunday, March 7, 2021 - 3: 41pm
By JoAnne Skelly
My friend John wants to know if it’s time to spray for weeds. Green things are definitely sprouting. This is a more complex question than it sounds, so I thought I would review information about weeds and herbicides.
Community - Sunday, March 7, 2021 - 3: 04pm
Terry Rubald, Carson City Host Lions Club
Mayor Lori Bagwell is scheduled to speak to the Carson City Host Lions Club on Tuesday, March 9 at noon at Tito’s Mexican Restaurant, 444 E William St. Mayor Bagwell will discuss the city’s accomplishments over the past year as well as talk about where the city is going over the 2021-22 fiscal year.
By Shellie McMasters
With "Small Things" as its theme, the Carson City Photo Club has announced the February winners of its monthly photo challenge.
News - Monday, March 8, 2021 - 11: 27am
Carson City Fire Department was dispatched Sunday to an accident involving an ATV rider in the Brunswick Canyon area.
Early detection is key in the fight against breast cancer, so access to screenings is critically important. Nevada Health Centers’ Mammovan will offer mammography screenings in Carson City and Gardnerville this week.
News - Sunday, March 7, 2021 - 10: 01am
Here is the Carson City area road report for the week of March 8-14, 2021. Closures are expected at the following locations due to road and utility work:
Aspiring novelist and Carson City resident Benjamin Miller has released his latest book "Buck," a mystery drama taking place in rural Nevada to be enjoyed by the public.
Denise Clodjeaux, Rotary Club of Carson City
Ali Banister, Chief Juvenile Probation Officer for Carson City Juvenile Services, will be the guest speaker at this week’s Rotary Club of Carson City meeting. The virtual meeting takes place Tuesday, March 9 at 12: 30 p.m. Guests are invited to attend. Banister will talk about the Juvenile Services that are available in Carson City. She will also address the current state of education during COVID and the mental toll it is taking on young people.
News - Sunday, March 7, 2021 - 8: 31am
By Phil Brady
Thirteen seniors from Carson High School’s Advanced Photography program have a showcase of work available for viewing with Capital City Arts Initiative’s Photo Finished 2021 exhibition through March 25.
Outdoors - Sunday, March 7, 2021 - 8: 05am
By Carson City Parks, Recreation, and Open Space Department
The Carson City Parks Department and the Friends of Silver Saddle Ranch will be jointly hosting a historical tour of Silver Saddle Ranch! From mining to ranching to outdoor recreation, Silver Saddle Ranch and the Carson River have been integral parts of Carson City's history, and remain important to this day. This tour will take you around the property and dive deep into the historical roots of the area.
News - Saturday, March 6, 2021 - 4: 01pm
DETR Press Release
For the week ending February 27, initial claims for unemployment insurance (UI) totaled 9,208, up 1,699 claims, or 22.6 percent, compared to the previous week’s total of 7,509 claims, according to finalized data from the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR).
Through the week ending February 27, there have been a total of 868,186 initial claims filed since the week ending March 14, 2020.
News - Sunday, March 7, 2021 - 12: 44pm
Douglas County Press Release
During the Board of County Commissioners meeting held on March 4,2021, the Board provided policy direction on the Vacation Home Rental (VHR) Program.
News - Saturday, March 6, 2021 - 12: 38pm
Nevada DHHS Press Release
Richard Whitley, Director of the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services, has issued the following statement in recognition of one year since the first case of COVID-19 in the state.
News - Saturday, March 6, 2021 - 11: 23am
Carson City Sheriffs Office Press Release
The Carson City Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance with locating a runaway juvenile. On December 14, 2020 Xavier Pierce ran away from his home in Carson City. Xavier is believed to be in the Carson City area and may be riding a red bicycle. Xavier does not have any medical problems and is not considered at risk.
Xavier is a white male juvenile. He is 17-years-old. He is approximately 5’6” and is 110 pounds. He has brown hair and blue eyes. No clothing description.
David Bugli, Secretary, Carson City Historical Society
The Carson City Historical Society will present its third lecture of 2021, "Lessons From The Cemetery," on Thursday, March 18, 2021, at 7: 30 p.m. on Zoom. There's something fascinating about old cemeteries. Who WERE these long-forgotten people? What were their lives like? What were their stories? And what clues can we find on these historic headstones?
News - Saturday, March 6, 2021 - 7: 57am
Carson City Sheriff's Office Press Release
Two Carson City motel rooms were officially condemned following a drug bust and arrest.
On 03/04/2021, at about 0830 hours, the Carson City Sheriff’s Office Special Enforcement Team (SET) in collaboration with the Tri Count Gang Unit and the Nevada Department of Public Safety Investigations Division (NDI) executed a search warrant for two rooms at the Frontier Motel located at 1718 N Carson St in Carson City.
News - Friday, March 5, 2021 - 6: 31pm
Carson City Health and Human Services
We are reporting an additional death due to COVID-19 in the Quad-County Region.
The individual was a female Carson City resident in her 60’s.
News - Friday, March 5, 2021 - 5: 56pm
Just before 5 p.m. on Friday afternoon a non-injury accident was reported in front of the Railroad Museum on Carson Street.
Two vehicles were involved in the accident. No injuries are reported at this time.
Motorists should use caution in the area.
News - Friday, March 5, 2021 - 4: 29pm
NDOW Press Release
The Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) is investigating reports that invasive zebra mussels have been found in aquarium products sold through online retailers and local and national pet stores in various states, including Nevada.
The products contaminated with the invasive species may be labeled as Imagitarium Betta Buddy Marimo Balls, Marimo Moss Ball Plants, or similar names, and are decorative moss plants for home aquariums.
News - Friday, March 5, 2021 - 3: 03pm
Carson City Press Release
On Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at about 2: 31 PM, the Carson City Sheriff’s Office responded to 555 S. Roop Street to assist the Fire Department with a report of smoke coming from an apartment.
Carson City Rotary
Get ready to say cheers! The Capital City Brewfest is returning to Downtown Carson City this summer.
Community - Friday, March 5, 2021 - 12: 26pm
Brian Howard, Club Secretary
Carson City Kiwanis hosts its annual Meals on Wheels fundraiser event virtually in 2021 due to COVID-19.
In years past, the event included attendees who enjoyed competitive games of BINGO and a pasta feed. The total amount of donations received benefit the Carson City Senior Citizens Center's Meals on Wheels Program.
Community - Friday, March 5, 2021 - 10: 47am
Brewery Arts Center Press Release
This Sunday, March 7, Flatbed Concerts return with Kingwhistler cruising through the Mark Twain Elementary neighborhood between 3pm and 5pm.
Community - Friday, March 5, 2021 - 9: 46am
by Kelsey Penrose
Students at Mark Twain Elementary School were given a surprise from the skies in the form of several hot air balloons that alighted on school grounds for the children.
According to Shannon Cord, who has been following Karalyn Mumm’s “Citrus in the Sky” balloon for years, the school raised almost $1,900 for medical supplies for Carson Tahoe Hospital, and Mark Twain Principal Ruthlee Calojaro even went up in one of the balloons!
The balloons and pilots are as follows:
Citrus in the Sky, piloted by Karalyn Mumm, is the yellow belly balloon with stripes on top and bottom.
News - Sunday, March 7, 2021 - 10: 12am
By Arianna Schmidt
A Carson City-based outreach program that aids in helping seniors living on their own in 15 Nevada rural counties has been hit especially hard with COVID restrictions, with major fundraising efforts having temporarily stalled.
News - Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 4: 57pm
Enjoy the sunshine while it lasts as unsettled weather for the Sierra and western Nevada is expected this weekend and beyond, according to the National Weather Service.
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