Local Area News

Churchill County Senior Center - July Newsletter

FALLON, Nev. (July 20, 2017) - View the July newsletter from the William N. Pennington Life Center.

William N. Pennington Life Center - July Activities & Menu

FALLON, Nev. (July 6, 2017) - View the calendar of activities and lunch menu from the William N. Pennington Life Center.

Writer's Workshop - Creative Writing

FALLON, Nev. (May 25, 2017) - An upcoming creative writing workshop will be held at the Churchill County Library on May 9, May 23, June 6, and June 30 from 6:00-7:30pm. The instructor will be Lorel Topken. View the flyer for additional information about the workshop.

Clothing Drive

FALLON, Nev. (May 4, 2017) - We are officially kicking off our event with the request for gently used, clean clothing donations for the Community Clothing Give-Away portion of the event. All donations will be given away at the Annual Fallon Community Day on July 29th. View the flyer to learn how you can donate today!

Diabetes Self-Management Class

FALLON, Nev. (April 19, 2017) - A 6 week workshop for self-managing diabetes is for anyone with pre-diabetes, diabetes, and/or is a caretaker. Call 775-671-7455 to register. View the flyer to learn more about the workshop.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

FALLON, Nev. (March 16, 2017) - The ASIST program is designed for caregivers seeking to prevent the immediate risk of suicide. Training begins on August 16 & 17, 2017 from 8-5 both days. Location of training is the Western Nevada College Campus at 160 Campus Way, VGH Hall- room 304, Fallon, NV. Fee for training is $60 per person. Room for 30 people. Visit nvsuicideprevention.org to register for the class.

Lahontan Valley News

Heller, Senate reject health care proposal
The Senate has blocked a wide-ranging proposal by Republicans to repeal much of former President Barack Obama's health care law and replace it with a more restrictive plan. Senators voted 57-43 late Tuesday to reject the plan in the first vote on an amendment to […]
Dayton High grad J.J. Ply wins national decathlon title
LAWRENCE, Kan. — The summer of 2017 keeps getting better and better for 2017 Dayton High grad J.J. Ply. With less than two weeks rest, Ply won the 2017 USATF Hershey National Junior Olympic 17-18 decathlon championship at University of Kansas' Rock Chalk Park Tuesday […]
Fresh Ideas: We Americans love our national parks
I just had the great good fortune to spend two weekends hiking in Yosemite National Park. I've spent a lot of time in Yosemite over the years, and I revisited some favorite old trails I hadn't hiked in a while. But this time I saw […]
Past Pages for Wednesday, July 26, 2017
150 Years Ago Advertisement: "New Goods at great bargains!! Kitzmeyer Bros. Saddlers have just received a large supply of the best style of saddles now in use. All kinds of Concord and Pennsylvania Team Harnesses, single and double, a large assortment of whips, (leather which […]
Letters to the editor for Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Planned Parenthood can sustain without government support We are being bombarded with radio and TV ads predicting dire consequences for the future of Planned Parenthood. According to these doom sayers, the Republicans will destroy that organization if it doesn't get copious amounts of federal money […]
The Popcorn Stand: No clowning around with this sale
I've never been a big fan of clowns. I can take or leave them. But even though I've driven from here to Las Vegas numerous times, I never once considered staying at the Clown Motel in Tonopah. Now the motel that's considered the scariest motel […]
Carson City Sheriff’s Office seeks burglary suspects
The Carson City Sheriff's Office is seeking information identifying two suspects involved in a burglary. On July 21 at 6:30 p.m., two male subjects entered the laundry facility at the Hot Springs Road Catalina Apartments where they used several tools to open coin-operated washing and […]

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