April is Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month

Shannon Ernst with Commission Chairman Pete Olsen and Mayor Ken Tedford at the Pinwheel Ceremony last year Today, April 3rd, is "Go Blue Day" with community members wearing blue to bring awareness to the issue of child abuse by Rachel Dahl -- Over 400 child abuse cases were reported in Churchill County during 2019. The City of Fallon and Churchill County leadership made their official proclamations this week to support the Churchill County Social Services office and director Shannon Ernst with her staff in their work with agencies and organizations throughout the community to support positive families and healthy relationships. The social services staff will post their traditional Pinwheels of Prevention display at Millennium Park at...

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Fire Reported at Pasture and Depp Road

Fire Reported at Pasture and Depp Road

The Fallon Churchill Fire Department answered a fire call at 6:23 p.m. tonight at the corner of Pasture and Depp Roads.  A travel trailer was fully engulfed when fire fighters arrived at the scene.  The fire was put out by...
State Superintendent Resigns

State Superintendent Resigns

Dr. Steve Canavero resigns his position as Superintendent of Public Education, effective February 6th. Carson City, NV – Gov. Sisolak today accepted the resignation of Dr. Steve Canavero as Superintendent of Public Instruction. Dr. Canavero’s resignation is effective February...
Ongoing Fundraiser for Facility Maintenance and Repair at Logos Christian Academy

Ongoing Fundraiser for Facility Maintenance and Repair at Logos Christian Academy

Rau Bees, a local beekeeper and honey producer, is partnering with Logos Christian Academy in an ongoing fundraiser, starting in January. All funds raised will go towards facility maintenance and repair (fence repair, carpet replacement in modular, grounds, etc.). Orders...
School Board Meets Tonight at 5:00 p.m

School Board Meets Tonight at 5:00 p.m

Trustee Matt Hyde and board President Kathryn Whitaker visit with Superintendent Summer Stephens at the CCHS library The Churchill County School Board meets Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. in the district offices at the...
NDOT Announces Roundabout in Silver Springs

NDOT Announces Roundabout in Silver Springs

Single Lane Closures on Alternate U.S. 50 in Silver Springs For those Fallonites traveling Highway 50, a Nevada Department of Transportation press release today announced Single lane closures will take place this week on Alternate U.S. 50 in Silver Springs as...
LDS Church Grants Fallon Daily Bread $3,000

LDS Church Grants Fallon Daily Bread $3,000

Humanitarian Aid Grant Helps Feed Those in Need By June Young --  Pictured from left: James Wadsworth, President, Fallon Stake, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Pastor Dawn Blundell, Fallon Epworth United Methodist Church; Jerry...