The Carson girls varsity basketball team lost 63-45 to Valley View on Monday during the West Coast Holiday Festival in Los Angeles.
On December 12, 2013 Susan G. Cummins of Dayton NV, passed away at the Carson Tahoe Hospital in Carson City following a lengthy illness. She was 64.
Pauline Flora Phelps entered into rest on December 22nd, 2013. Survived by her loving husband Stewart C. Phelps, Jr. ; 3 Step daughters, 1 Step Son; 2 nieces & 2 nephews. Services will be held at Walton’s Chapel of the Valley in Carson City on Jan 3rd, 2013 @ 2 pm.
Ed Reilly, 80, passed away peacefully on December 22, 2013 at his home in Carson City, Nevada.
Cynthia June Urista Dobson of Dayton, NV peacefully passed away on Friday, December 20, 2013. Cynthia was born in San Diego, CA on January 16, 1969.
Carson High, junior wrestling Q: What is your favorite sport to watch on TV, and why?
LaVon Mae Young “Bonnie” She was born in Summerfield Kansas. She passed away peacefully at home with her Daughters by her side. Following a lengthy battle with Parkinson’s
Jan 06, 1944 - Our dear husband, father, brother, mentor, teacher, and friend passed away peacefully on Christmas Day with family by his side.
Margaret F. Clement, 53, passed away December 26, 2013 in Carson City, NV. “Maggie” was born March 23, 1960 in Burbank, CA to Robert and Mary Clement
Mary E Wheeler Windham, passed on December 23, 2013. Mary was born Miriam Margret Elizabeth Wheeler to Jewish Polish Imigrant Isadora Miriam Wheeler ( formally smith - Krystal) and Russian imigrant Morris Wheeler in Suffolk county Boston on August 7, 1912. Her parents had Doris, Joseph, Anna, Mary, Fannie and other siblings. Mary went to stay with family as a child in the Texarkanna area with cousins and uncles Columbus Wheeler and his wife on their farm. The family loved to farm and took in orphaned Jewish children into their jewish family. The zadock twins of Abraham and Rebekah two children whom lost their family to yellow fever & two others the Eubanks children became an addition to Columbus’s household as well, giving them the wheeler name.
RENO — Deonte Burton feels he cost his Nevada Wolf Pack teammates a victory Saturday night.
I grew up in the Bay Area, so like many others, I’m sorry to see Candlestick Park go.
RENO — The Carson High wrestling team sits in sixth place after the first day of the Sierra Nevada Classic on Friday. The Senators have five wrestlers still alive today in the prestigious 82-team tournament.
RENO — Amy Westre scored 14 points and Cali Benton added 12 as Sierra Lutheran rolled over the Wooster freshmen girls basketball team (48-19) in the opening of the State Farm Holiday Classic freshmen bracket.
Sports fodder for a Friday morning ... The Nevada Wolf Pack men’s basketball team did receive an early Christmas present under its tree last Sunday in the form of A.J. West.
Carson High’s wrestling team is gearing up for its second team tournament of the season — the annual Sierra Nevada Classic at the Reno Livestock Events Center on Friday and Saturday.
Carson Middle School’s eighth-grade basketball team won three straight games to capture the TahNeva championship at Pau Wa Lu in Gardnerville.
DAYTON — Lowry put on the defensive pressure, and the Dayton Dust Devils wilted like an unwatered plant.
Andrew Gutierrez and Aaron Cowee capped their high school football careers by being named to the Las Vegas Review-Journal all-state team.
RENO — Kyle Sharp went 2-2 on Saturday to finish in eighth place at the prestigious Tournament of Champions at the Reno Event Center.
It wasn’t one of Carson High’s most artistic efforts, but the Senators still managed to stay undefeated in Division I league play.
RENO — Making the second day of the Tournament of Champions is a big deal. The depth of competition is second to none.
DAYTON — Dayton outscored Sparks 34-16 in the second half to wipe out a 16-point halftime deficit and beat Sparks 50-47 in he Division 1A opener Friday night.
The Nevada Wolf Pack men’s basketball team took one step forward and two steps back this week without even playing a game.
Clare Shaw, a devoted Carson City Letter Carrier since 1995, lost her nine-month struggle with cancer on December 17, 2013 at the age 59.
RENO — Carson High was missing two of its better players, but it didn’t matter thanks to a stifling press and the scoring of Savannah Smith.
Sports fodder for a Friday morning . . .The Nevada Wolf Pack men’s basketball team is putting Northern Nevada to sleep. It’s bad enough that head coach David Carter refuses to play an opponent worth watching at home.
RENO — Cameron Price had thoughts about quitting basketball, and he was absent throughout the summer season.
The venue is better known for holding concerts, but this weekend the Reno Events Center will be filled by high school wrestlers and their rabid fans.
Gary went home to be with our lord on December 6, 2013 with his family at his bedside. He grew up and lived at the Fallon Indian colony, attended the Churchill County Elementary schools, graduated from CCHS in June 1977.
Dayton High’s Austin Fletcher was named Division 1-A first-team all-state running back and second-team linebacker by the Las Vegas Review-Journal.
Johnny “Moon Man” Powell passed away December 9, 2013 in Reno, Nevada. He was 50 years of age, and was a life long resident of the Walker River Paiute Tribe, Schurz, Nevada. He was born on August 9, 1963 to Pauline Benjamin Powell, in Schurz, Nevada. He grew up in Schurz and attended the Schurz Elementary School and graduated from there. After graduating from
Kenneth William Campbell, died December 13, 2013 in Fallon, Nevada at the age of 93. He was born Oct. 25, 1920 in York, PA to Olevia Rebecca Shearer and Henry William Messman.
Burt (Bill) Oscar Volin (85) passed away on November 30, 2013 in Silverton, Oregon after a brief illness. He was born in Kalispell, Montana, February 25, 1928, to Bradford C. and Hestell McGee Volin. He served in the US Army during WW II on Adak Island in the Aleutian Islands of Alaska.
Kathleen R. Ferreira, 83, passed away December 13, 2013 in Carson City, NV. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & burial 775-882-1766
Ron Hopkins, 76, of Carson City, Nevada, passed away peacefully at home on December 13th following a lengthy battle with cancer. He leaves behind his beloved wife, Teddi, of 51 years.
Maynard Anton Veralrud, 75 of Dayton, passed away on December 13, 2013. Autumn Funerals & Cremations is trusted with the arrangements. 775-888-6800
Juliann Contri (Juls, Mama, Mutti), a beloved sister, friend, colleague, grandma, and mother passed away on November 15th in her home in Minden.
Geraldine Tucker, 81 passed away december 10, 2013 in Carson City, NV. Arrangements are in the care of capitol City cremation & Burial 775-882-1766
Joaquin Chargualaf (Chad) Taitano II, was born November 15, 1964, on Guam. He was the first of nine children born to Joaquin (Ken) and Katherine Taitano.
It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of our dear mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and activities coordinator, Jo Schellin.
RUSSELL “Bud” CARPENTER HILL,Carson City, NV/ Seekonk, MASS.passed away peacefully of natural causes on Nov. 05, 2013 at his sons’ home in Sparks, NV.
As her mother before her called it, the heavenly “peach orchard” welcomed a new resident on December 9, 2013, when Joyce Maxine Metzger Samsel of Dayton arrived.
Bruce W. Curtis, 62, passed away December 5, 2013 in Carson City, NV. Arrangementsnts are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial. 775-882-1766
Doris Hayden, 85, of Gardnerville, Nevada. Passed away quickly and peacefully on November 27, 2013. Doris was born to Grace and Frank Hayden in Detroit, Michigan.
Susan E Rieck, 48, passed away December 11, 2013 in Reno, NV. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766
Deborah Anne Gansberg is survived by her husband Richard Gansberg of Carson City. Brother Gary Winterrowd of Indianapolis, IN. Son Sam Radici, from Indianapolis IN. Daughter Alyssa Winterrowd, and numerous nieces and nephews. At Debbie’s request there will be no service.
Raymond J. LeBlanc Jr.,57 Passed away Dec. 2, 2013 in Carson City, NV. Arrangements are in care of Capitol City Cremation & burial 775-882-1766
Brian Derek Fults, 41, of Carson City, Nevada, passed away on Friday, November 22, 2013. He was born in Kansas City, Missouri, on November 2, 1972.
Ruth Rainey Sherman went to be with our Lord peacefully on November 28, 2013 of natural causes in Williams, AZ. Born January 1, 1924
Susan G. Cummins, 64 off Dayton, passed away on December 12, 2013. Autumn Funerals & Cremations is trusted with the arrangements. 775-888-6800
RENO — David Carter doesn’t recognize his own Nevada Wolf Pack men’s basketball team when it plays at Lawlor Events Center.
After watching some high school basketball this month, I’ve formed a couple of early opinions about the area boys teams.
SACRAMENTO — Carson High dropped a heartbreaking 37-36 decision to Liberty-Brentwood in the finals of the Nighthawk Dual Meet Tournament at Natomas High on Saturday.
In a preseason interview, Carson High girls basketball coach Nate Tolbert said he wanted to be one of two teams representing the north in this year’s NIAA state tournament.
SPARKS — Carson High’s girls basketball team completed the High Sierra Winter Challenge with a pair of wins on Saturday.
DAYTON — One thing Dayton basketball coach Jason Santos likes about his team is that everybody has the ability to contribute at the offensive end, and that was never more evident than Friday night against Owyhee.
McKINLEYVILLE, Calif. — Cameron Price scored 14 points to lead the Carson boys basketball team to its first win of the year, 47-46, over Arcata at the annual McKinleyville Rotary Tipoff Tournament on Friday.
This was arguably Blair Roman’s best coaching job in his six-year stint at Carson High School, and his peers felt so, too.
RENO — For the second straight day, Carson High’s boys basketball team didn’t finish well.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Colin Kaepernick has accomplished a lot so far as the San Francisco 49ers’ starting quarterback.
A year ago, seniors Rafe King and Matt Nolan put the Carson Senators on their collective backs and carried the team into the regional finals.
Carson High’s wrestling team flexed its collective muscle Saturday by winning the 16th annual Capitol City Duals, and even more importantly, grabbing two Sierra League wins to push its league winning streak to 27 straight matches.
I can never figure out why we have to wait to wait for the entire season to be over before we can release the all-league and all-Division I selections to the public.
Sports fodder for a Friday morning ... The Mountain West should be ashamed of itself for disrespecting Brandon Wimberly of the Nevada Wolf Pack this week.
The Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association and MaxPreps recently entered into an agreement recognizing the website as Nevada’s official statistics and standings partner.
RENO — Carson basketball coach Carlos Mendeguia wants to see his team start fast in both halves. The message apparently got through at the intermission.
RENO — Carson High’s boys basketball team evened its record at 2-2 with a 62-50 victory over Hug on Tuesday night.
The Silver State Gymnastics Academy’s girls competitive team competed at the Eyeopener Meet in Reno this past weekend.
Sep 14, 1970 - Randall “Eric” Johnson, “Tiny Dancer”, loving father and son, passed away in his home Tuesday Dec. 3 2013 of natural causes, after a long battle with Parkinson’s.
Lois Sylvia Gallina, beloved wife, sister, aunt and friend of Carson City who passed away unexpectedly at Carson Tahoe Hospital on November 27, 2013.
Lawrence Edward Lush, 75 of Carson City, Passed away on December 2, 2013. Autumn funerals & Cremations is trusted with the arrangements. 775-888-6800
Leslie Carol Cleveland, 69 of Stagecoach, passed away on November 29, 2013. Autumn Funerals & Cremations is trusted with the arrangements 775-888-6800
NORMA FURNAL (SACKETT), Carson City, NV/Auburn, NY, passed away peacefully on November 14th in Carson City, Nevada.
Elon (Lonnie) Dillon Moore, 71, of Fallon peacefully passed away - surrounded by family - from complications following heart surgery on Wednesday December 4, 2013.
Its been 2 years for one and 1 year for the other Loosing you both was so hard But we’ve tried to be there for each other.Without you both here it has taught a hard lesson:To cherish what is precious, no ones perfect, and to make our time here together worth it.
Richard (Sugar) Lee Williams Sr., 77, of Austin Nevada, passed away on November 29, 2013. Sugar was born in Austin on April 25th, 1936. He graduated from Austin High School in 1954. Sugar was married to Susan Strickland on June 8, 1963. They recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Sugar is survived by his wife Susan, son Richard Williams Jr., daughter
RENO — Carson High’s girls basketball team opened its season with a 50-49 loss to Spring Creek Thursday in the first round of the High Sierra Winter Challenge at Reno High School.
DAYTON — Jon Joyner gave Dayton High instant offense off the bench in the first half, and the Dust Devils used that to break open a tight game and drill Rite of Passage, 72-51, Thursday night at the Sutro Classic.
Sports fodder for a Friday morning ... Do not blame Brian Polian for the Nevada Wolf Pack football team’s 4-8 season. Blame the Wolf Pack athletic department which labored for about five or six minutes in its coaching search before selecting him as Chris Ault’s successor.
Adalane “Jackie” Sanders, 85, passed away November 17, 2013 in Carson City, NV. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial (775) 882-1766.
RENO — The Paul Carter era at Carson High got off to a successful start, as the Senators knocked off Fallon, 54-18, and Reno, 45-26, Wednesday night at Reno High School.
Ronald L. Hummer Sr 85, passed away November 25, 2013 in Topaz Ranch Estates. Arrangements are in the care of FitzHenry’s Carson Valley Funeral Home. 775-882-2644
Michael W. Morgan, 56, passed away November 27, 2013 in Carson City, NV. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766
Donna Jean McElroy, 72 of Dayton, passed away on November 28, 2013. Autumn Funerals & Cremations is trusted with the arrangements. 775-888-6800
Joseph Leon Thibaut, passed away November 25th, 2013 unexpectedly in his home in Fallon.The Gardens Funeral Home will be carrying out Joe’s final wishes
Elizabeth Marie Bristow, 53 of Carson City, Passed away on December 1, 2013 Autumn Funerals and Cremations is trusted with the arrangements. 775-888-6800
Randall “Eric “ Johnson, 43 of Carson City, passed away on December 3, 2013.Autumn Funerals & Cremations is Trusted With the arrangements. 775-888-6800
The first week of December means one thing — basketball tournaments. Carson and Dayton’s boys and girls basketball teams are all playing in preseason tournaments starting Thursday afternoon.
RENO — Brian Polian admits that there wasn’t a lot of positives to come out of his first season as the Nevada Wolf Pack’s head football coach.
Josh Peacock capped off a four-year career at Hiram College by being named second-team all North Coast Athletic Conference by the league coaches.
Minnie Lou Sickler, 74, passed away November 25, 2013, in Carson City, NV. Walton’s Chapel of the Valley is in charge of final arrangements. 775-882-4965
Bea Hudgel of Carson City, 87, beloved sister, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt and friend passed on to her heavenly father November 20, 2013.
Ernst (Ernie) Beeghly passed away Tuesday, November 26th surrounded by family. He was born in Fallon on January 24, 1933 to Sam and Daisy Beeghly. Ernie attended Churchill County Schools. He graduated from Churchill County High School in 1951. He married his high school sweetheart, Sharon Morgan. Together they raised four daughters, Pam, Gwen, Diana, and Angie.
Thomas “Tom” Michael Yturbide passed away November 14, 2013, just weeks before his 78th birthday, with his wife by his side. A first generation Spanish Basque American, Tom was born December 2, 1935 at a mid-wife’s home near Livermore, California. At age 4, Tom’s family moved to the Fly Ranch in Gerlach, Nevada where his love and passion for everything outdoors took root. Schooled early in raising sheep and living off the land, Tom learned the value of hard work, a Dutch oven, and a swimming hole at the end of the day. A cowboy at heart, Tom loved exploring hard to get to places and hunting with family and friends. For Tom, there was always something new just one ridgeline away.
Alice was born to the late George and Elma Evans, June 4, 1936, in Palo Alto, Ca. Alice graduated from Palo Alto High School in 1954.
Eunice Garrett, loving wife, mother, grandmother, and resident of Carson City for 46 years passed away peacefully in her home on Tuesday, November 19.
Another member of the Greatest Generation has passed. With his son Mike and daughter-in-law Carol at his side he quietly slipped away.Sully was born in Oroville, CA to Harrison James Sylvester and Vivian Frances (Perry) Sylvester.
Ina Irene Kughler, 84 of Carson City, passed away on November 21, 2013. Autumn Funerals & Cremations is in trusted with the arrangements. 888-6800.
Diane Marcia Lowery, life-long resident of Fallon passed away at her residence on November 21, 2013, after a long, hard fought battle with cancer.
Susan Diane Bunch, 60 of Carson City, Passed away on November 25, 2013. Autumn Funerals & Cremations is trusted with the arrangements. 775-888-6800
Thomas N. Tenbrook, 74, passed away November 25, 2013 in Carson City, NV. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766
Joaquin P Valdez, 83, passed away November 23, 2013 in Carson City, NV. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial
Lois Margarite Revell, 85 of Carson City, passed away on November 21,2013. Autumn Funerals & Cremations is trusted with the arrangements. 888-6800
Shirley Anne Spear, 70, passed away November 17, 2013. Shirley was born July 24, 1943 in San Mateo, CA to Russell and Frances Bryant. Shirley grew up in
On November 21, 2013, at his residence in Carson City, Bill’s loving spirit passed from his earthly home through the door welcoming him to his new heavenly home.
Age 89 of Gardnerville passed away on November 23, 2013. Autumn Funerals and Cremation is trusted with the arrangements. 888-6800.
Age 85, passed away November 17, 2013 in Carson City, NV. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial (775) 882-1766.
Age 90 of Carson City passed away on November 19, 2013. Autumn Funerals and Cremation is trusted with the arrangements. 888-6800.
Age 62 of Carson City passed away on November 20, 2013. Autumn Funerals and Cremation is trusted with the arrangements. 888-6800.
Jan Rispin, 80 of Carson City, passed away at home November 22, 2013 surrounded by family and friends. Born July 13, 1933 to Elvus King and Gladys Lutz in Petaluma, CA, Jan moved to Carson City in 1948 where she attended and graduated from Carson High School.
Kenny R. Frew, 43, passed away on November 4, 2013. He was born on May 5, 1970 in Ogden, Utah, the son of Ken and Bonnie Monson Frew.
Aina Britta (Oberg) Thomas passed over on November 25, 2013 in Gardnerville, NV. She will be deeply missed.