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Don’t wait to share the gift of gratitude

November 14, 2018 — Beloved author, editor, and publisher Stan Lee, of Marvel comic book fame, passed away on Monday. The day after his death, there was an outpouring of heartfelt statements left in tribute to Lee's creative genius and generosity. Family members, friends, fans, collaborators, and celebrities, many

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Annual Carson Valley Turkey Trot set to run Thanksgiving

November 14, 2018 — Registration is taking place for the second annual Carson Valley Turkey Trot 5K fun run beginning at 8:30 a.m. Nov. 22 at Minden Park, 1601 Sixth St., Minden. Participants interested in signing up can go online to http://www.classy.org/carsonvalleyturkeytrot or paper registration will be available the

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Larry Sherman

November 14, 2018 — December 18, 1945 ~ November 9, 2018 Larry N. Sherman, 72, died November 9, 2018 at his residence following a long illness. He was born on December 18, 1945 in Lodi California where he was raised and attended school. He graduated from Lodi High School

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Timothy Guy Cantrell

November 14, 2018 — Timothy Guy Cantrell, 64, passed away on November 11, 2018 in Dayton, Nevada. Arrangements are under the care of Walton's Chapel of the Valley, 775-882-4965.

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The Nov. 14 R-C Morning Report

November 14, 2018 — Planning commissioners sent a proposed Gardnervile fish farm back to the drawing tank on Tuesday by denying an extension. A north county project was recommended to the county for a approval.   East Side Memorial is opening up a new fueneral home and crematory in

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MTV acquires SnowGlobe Music Festival

November 13, 2018 — The annual SnowGlobe Music Festival — a perennial point of contention in South Lake Tahoe — has been acquired by MTV, the companies announced Monday morning. Details of the transaction were not disclosed. However, MTV said it plans to expand SnowGlobe's dates and locations worldwide. The

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Search continues for 16-year-old Mono County girl

November 13, 2018 — A month after she was last seen walking along a road not far from Chalfant, the search for Karlie Lain Gusé continues in Mono County. Gusé was last seen early Oct. 13 along Highway 6 not far from the tiny Mono County community near the

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The Nov. 13 R-C Morning Report

November 13, 2018 — A project consisting of three 32-unit triplexes north of Sunridge is up before the planning commission of a tentative subdivision map at the 1 p.m. today at the CVIC Hall. Also before the planning commissioners is a two-year extension of a fish farm south of

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Raymond Gustaf Fredrickson Sr.

November 12, 2018 — June 3, 1924 ~ November 7, 2018 Raymond Gustaf Fredrickson Sr. of Gardnerville, Nevada was born on June 3, 1924 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 in Carson City, Nevada. Raymond was the only son of Raymond S. Fredrickson of Ladysmith, Wisconsin

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Jan Louch

November 12, 2018 — August 19, 1931 – November 3, 2018 Jan Louch, 87, died November 3rd in Gardnerville. She was born in the Bay Area to Henry "Hap" and Katherine "Kay" Haight. After living in Great Britain, Ohio, New York State and the Bay Area, Jan moved to

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Virgil “Bud” Willis Craig

November 12, 2018 — June 19, 1933 – October 18, 2018 Virgil "Bud" Willis Craig lost a stubborn battle with old age (and cancer) on Oct. 18. He was 85 years old. He was preceded in death by his wife, Kay, and his beloved sister, Patricia. He is survived

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Operation Christmas Child collecting in Minden

November 12, 2018 — Colleen Kennedy, one of Operation Christmas Child's area coordinators for Northern Nevada and the eastern Sierra, revels in hearing about young first-time gift recipients who never were given so much as a toothbrush as a holiday present. "We had a team member that went to

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Police helicopter clipping power lines will require Carson-Reno artery to close for two mornings to fix

November 11, 2018 — Interstate 580 between William Street and northern Washoe Valley will be closed during Saturday and Sunday mornings while helicopters restring power lines across the freeway that were knocked down in a collision with an aircraft. Nevada Department of Transportation Spokeswoman Meg Ragonese said the closure

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Valley residents gathering donations for Paradise victims

November 11, 2018 — A horrific 105,000-acre fire that has essentially destroyed a Northern California town has prompted a Gardnerville restaurant to gather supplies for the residents of Paradise. As of Saturday night, Cal Fire was reporting 23 civilians dead and 6,713 homes and businesses destroyed in the fire

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Douglas Marines observe service’s birthday

November 10, 2018 — While Saturday is the official Marine Corps birthday, more than 40 Douglas Marines and a few family members cut the cake a day early on Friday. The youngest Marine, Douglas Sheriff's Deputy Steve Kimbrell served cake to the oldest Marine, Jack Wyle, who served in

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Defibrillators join Tigers’ roster

November 10, 2018 — Douglas High School's athletic department received a pair of orange-clad automatic external defibrillators from Carson Valley Medical Center on Tuesday. Medical Center primary care provider Jim Gocke, APRN, and Hospital Foundation board member Dr. Nita Schwartz were on hand to present the devices to Douglas

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Clear Creek burning to take place soon

November 10, 2018 — Roughly 95 acres of pile burning is planned in the Clear Creek Fuels Reduction Project area in northern Douglas County. The burning will occur in the Clear Creek drainage off of Highway 50 below Spooner Summit. Approximately 185 acres of pile burning is planned for

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Fish farm seeks two more years

November 10, 2018 — A proposed fish farm could get started somewhere with a commercial hatchery as early as January 2019. However, that spot will not be in Carson Valley, according to a request for another two-year extension by Nevada Sea Dreams to build their 270,000 square foot fish

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Carson Valley salutes veterans

November 10, 2018 — From school children singing to raising a really big flag to feeding hundreds, there's just too much love for veterans in Carson Valley to be contained in one just one day. Sunday marks not only Veterans Day, but the centennial of its predecessor, Armistice Day,

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Nevada geology calendars on sale now

November 9, 2018 — Celebrate the unparalleled geology of Nevada all year long with a photo calendar from the Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology. The 2019 calendar is now available. This 12-month calendar (January through December 2019) is full of beautiful photos highlighting Nevada's scenic wonders and features

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