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Churchill County alumni provide support through a new online platform

Churchill County alumni provide support through a new online platform

LEAD On connectors can offer assistance for local high school students LEAD On launched its innovative Connector Program Monday. The new portfolio item is one way the local nonprofit aims to support high school students in Churchill County to prepare for life after high school.   According to their website, “Connectors are alumni from Churchill County who provide support to current students. Alumni are sorted based on the support they are willing to offer.”   The program launched with 20 LEAD On Connectors and eight types of support. Connectors are young professionals who graduated from high school within the past ten years. They have various career backgrounds, from software engineering to public relations, and live both...

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Major Accident – Power Outages Near Sheckler – School information

Major Accident – Power Outages Near Sheckler – School information

  First responders are at the Sheckler area this morning Update at 10:11 a.m. Highway 50 will be closed until at least 6:00 p.m. due to a fatal traffic accident and power lines that are down....
Business Feature – Cranberry Cottage

Business Feature – Cranberry Cottage

Cranberry Cottage is packed full of beautiful items for your shopping pleasure just as we go into the holidays - 131 S. Maine Street by Susan Weikel --  Local resident, Pam Yost, started her homebased business...
Announcements – Anderson Eagle Scout November 2

Announcements – Anderson Eagle Scout November 2

Toby Alex Anderson The family of Toby Alex Anderson announces that the Eagle Scout Court of Honor for their son will be held on November 2, 2019, at 2:00 o'clock p.m. at 750 West Richards Street,...
Marriage Licenses September 2019

Marriage Licenses September 2019

Click to go to the marriages page                       Party 1 (Groom) Age Party 2 (Bride) Age           9/5/2019 Harry Alexander Wooding 31...
Public Meetings week of October 28th

Public Meetings week of October 28th

                  AGENCY/Organization Date and Time   Location and agenda         Churchill County Commission   155 N. Taylor Street     City of Fallon Council   November 4 – 9am...
Arrests & Warrant Bookings through October 27

Arrests & Warrant Bookings through October 27

  All information for the arrest log comes from the arrest reports supplied by the New River Township Justice Court and is considered by law to be public information. All subjects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of...
October is Domestic Violence Awareness

October is Domestic Violence Awareness

The City of Fallon and the Domestic Violence Intervention staff use the month of October to bring awareness to the issue October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and in light of that there has been a...
Report from City Council Meeting

Report from City Council Meeting

Members of the volunteer fire department visit E.C. Best elementary last week whil the City Council approved the election of the volunteer fire department officers; Fire Chief Jared Dooley, First Assistant Fire Chief Randy Sharp, Second...
Obituary – Frank M. Fuller

Obituary – Frank M. Fuller

Frank M. Fuller July 31, 1931 – October 16, 2019 Heaven gained an angel when Frank Fuller passed from this world on October 16, 2019 at the age of 88. He was born on July 31, 1931 in Lomita, California,...
Claybreakers — Fallon’s Youth Trapshooting

Claybreakers — Fallon’s Youth Trapshooting

Fallon youth trap shooters are the Claybreakers By Susan Weikel -- The Lahontan Valley Claybreakers, Fallon’s Youth Trapshooting Club, was started through the efforts of local trap shooters to teach youth about the sport and gun...
Local Youth takes 2019 State Championship

Local Youth takes 2019 State Championship

Matt Ernst and Colby Webb by Susan Weikel -- Pacific International Trap Association (PITA) held their state championship shoot in Winnemucca on May 14th &15th, 2019. This association is open to adults and to qualifying youth...
Edith says mow your weeds for mulch

Edith says mow your weeds for mulch

The leaves on this lawn will soon be joined by more leaves. Those leaves could reduce the weeds and help fertilize you lawn for next season if they are shredded in place with a lawn mower....
Services Scheduled – Anthony (Tony) Charles Martin

Services Scheduled – Anthony (Tony) Charles Martin

Anthony (Tony) Charles Martin Originally published October 4, 2019. Updated with information on the memorial service - Anthony (Tony) Charles Martin, age 72, entered into eternal rest on September 19, 2019 after a brief illness. Tony...
Obituary – Charles Howard Stacey

Obituary – Charles Howard Stacey

Charles Howard Stacey Charles Howard Stacey passed away October 17, 2019 at the age of 79. Howard was born September 16, 1940 in Coalville, UT to Rhea (Beard) and William Stacey. On June 14, 1971, he...
Don’t Change 401(k) Mix During Market Drops

Don’t Change 401(k) Mix During Market Drops

Doug Drost is a local Edward Jones certified Financial Planner As you’re well aware, we’ve seen some sudden and sizable drops in the financial markets in 2019. While market volatility is nothing new, the recent plunges...
Arrests & Bookings through October 20th

Arrests & Bookings through October 20th

            All information for the arrest log comes from the arrest reports supplied by the New River Township Justice Court and is considered by law to be public information. All subjects are innocent until proven...
Fun and Remembrance: The 40-Mile Desert

Fun and Remembrance: The 40-Mile Desert

A marker on the trail at the 40-Mile Desert north of Fallon by Scott Elliott -- Churchill County residents definitely have their fair share of recreation spots. From Lahontan Reservoir and Sand Mountain to the Carson...
Sport Schedules for the week October 21st

Sport Schedules for the week October 21st

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Community Partnership quarterly meeting

Community Partnership quarterly meeting

The Community Partnership meeting is held quarterly to coordinate activities and serve the community By Susan Weikel – The Community Partnership meeting was held recently with the following information presented by various members of the group....
UNR Alumni – Fallon Chapter raises money for scholarships

UNR Alumni – Fallon Chapter raises money for scholarships

The welcome table at the UNR Alumni Italian Dinner The UNR Alumni Fallon Chapter raises money each year to fund scholarships for local students. For the third year in a row the group held their Italian...
Public Meetings week of October 21st

Public Meetings week of October 21st

                AGENCY/Organization Date and Time   Location and agenda         Churchill County Commission     155 N. Taylor Street       City of Fallon Council     55 W....