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Oasis Academy Graduation

                            by Megan Behimer — The Oasis Academy graduation took place at the City-County Gym, at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, May 18th. Nearly four hundred people gathered to celebrate the graduates. With forty graduating students total, the Class of 2019 is the…

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Grudge Racers Hit Top Gun

by Leanna Lehman —  Grudge racers came from far and wide to participate in Top Gun Raceway’s $5 Friday nights. With a mere $5.00 gate fee and a $15 race entry fee, drivers raced as many times as they liked on Fallon’s top-rated, nationally NHRA sanctioned drag strip. With fast times, fast cars, and fast…

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City Elections — Early Voting

by Leanna Lehman —  Elections for the Fallon City Council are around the corner, with early voting starting next week on May 25th at City Hall. Voters may still register through Tuesday, May 21, 2019. The general election will be held on Tuesday, June 11th at City Hall from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Bob…

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Traffic control on Whitaker

Staff report — At the last city council meeting, council was asked during public comment to check the speed of traffic on Whitaker Lane, especially during the early morning hours when traffic increases as drivers head to the high school. The City has now posted one of the traffic control trailers, southbound on Whitaker Lane.…

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City Engineer — City of Fallon

The City of Fallon, Nevada is seeking a qualified Professional Engineer for the position of City Engineer. City Engineer is a salaried, cabinet-level position at the City of Fallon that is appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council. Starting salary is $85,000/year but is subject to change based on the successful applicant’s…

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Deputy City Clerk Treasurer

The City of Fallon, Nevada is seeking a qualified Certified Public Accountant (CPA) for the position of Deputy City Clerk Treasurer. Deputy City Clerk Treasurer is a salaried, cabinet-level position at the City of Fallon that is appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council. Starting salary is $80,000/year but is subject to…

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Scholarships go to Oasis Academy Students

Oasis Academy recognized 22 scholarship recipients at their annual Scholarship Awards Night on May 7th.  The OACP class of 2019 earned over $405,000 in scholarship money and have been accepted to colleges and universities both in Nevada and across the country. Many community members and donors attended the event and presented students with their awards.…

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CDL Truck Driver — A&K Earthmovers

Objective and Responsibilities: – Perform a variety of tasks incidental to trade requiring application of knowledge and experience gained on similar assignments. – Follow Material Safety Data Sheet guidelines for handling, storage, and disposal of Hazardous Materials, as required. – Work under general supervision from verbal and written instructions and intermittent directions. Duties, Responsibilities and…

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Felony Burglary Cases Heard in Tenth Judicial District Court

By Leanna Lehman — Judge Jim Shirley, Eleventh Judicial District Judge, recently presided over four Tenth Judicial District Court hearings related to various felony burglaries in Churchill County. Priscilla Baker, Deputy District Attorney was present on behalf of the State of Nevada. Peter Smith, Esq. of the Charles B. Woodman Law Offices in Reno, appeared…

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Home and Garden Show This Weekend

The ever popular, spring tradition of the Soroptimist Home and Garden Show will be happening this weekend at the Fallon Convention Center. Join local businesses and service organizations for the 19th annual event where there will be booths, displays, and live domonstrations. On Saturday, May 4th the show will be open from 10:00 a.m. to…

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