By Rachel Dahl —  Small business are suffering at the hands of emergency directives levied by governors across the country. Both “essential” and “non-essential” business owners have been hit by an economy devoid of consumers as Americans, Nevadans, and Fallonites are ordered to stay at home to slow the spread of COVID-19. There is help…

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Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued a travel advisory for the State of Nevada, urging visitors or returning Nevadans to self-quarantine and monitor their health for 14 days after arriving or returning to Nevada to help contain the spread of COVID-19 in Nevada. “We know this virus does not spread on its own so we…

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Sheriff Richard Hickox posted the following on social media today —  NEVADA SHERIFFS’ & CHIEFS’ ASSOCIATION March 30, 2020 Extension of Expired Nevada Concealed Firearms Permits With the Declaration of Emergency to facilitate the State’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic issued by Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak on March 12, 2020 and the subsequent Emergency Directives…

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By Rachel Dahl. —  When Merette Boyle went to buy a shotgun last week, she didn’t plan to stand in line at the Walmart gun counter for the entire day. Neither did she expect to leave empty handed and have to go back the next day for a nearly three-hour wait. Dave Greeley owns Silver…

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https://www.youthpositive./downloadable-lessons Some thoughts and practices for Home Learning during this unprecedented time from Molly Dahl, Mindful SEAD, and YOUTH Positive — https://www.youthpositive./downloadable-lessons Home learning can certainly be a challenge for many teachers, not to mention parents. When stress and chaos abound at home because we’re not used to having all of the family home, all…

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Also seeking PPE donations for Banner Churchill Community Hospital Statement from Churchill County — Anne McMillin, Public Information Officer We are in unprecedented times as we come to terms the COVID-19 virus and our efforts to protect our collective, community health. To that end, we want to provide some local clarification on state-mandated orders that…

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Statement of Mayor Ken Tedford — March 18, 2020 Your City and County leaders are well-prepared, and we will continue to take the steps necessary to protect our community; being prepared, staying calm with no panic. I applaud Governor Sisolak for his decision-making and courage during these uncertain and unprecedented times.  I am confident that he…

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Marjorie Ann (Williams) Schoenfeldt passed away on March 9, 2020 at the age of 87. Marjorie was born to Alex and Gertrude Williams on July 31, 1932 in Cedarville, CA., and was raised in Gerlach, Nevada where her family was in the ranching business. Marjorie was working at the Army Depot in Babbitt, Nevada when…

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