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Preparations for Nevada's 150th birthday are in full swing, especially in Carson City, where the Nevada State Museum is bringing the Silver State's colorful history to life with new exhibits. The museum has curated rare items that tell the story of people like John C. Fremont, who explored Nevada on a mapping expedition and then ran for president four years before Abraham Lincoln.
County denies request for funding to V&T Commission Lyon County board rejects request from V&T Commission for funding. Check out this story on rgj.com: http://on.rgj.com/1s46rTE V&T No.
West Nile Virus has been confirmed in Carson City mosquito testing, according to the city government's Health and Human Services Department. The Nevada Department of Agriculture confirmed the presence of it via early September testing of wetlands, ditches and other small bodies of water but no case of it in a human has been found.
Surrounded by lawmakers and staff members, Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval signs into law an unprecedented package of incentives to bring Tesla Motors' $5 billion battery factory to the state, at the Capitol, in Carson City, Nev., on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014.
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Western Nevada College and Dream It Do It Nevada have partnered with local businesses and industry, school districts and workforce agencies to foster the next generation of talent for manufacturing careers. That vision will be clear during Manufacturing Days, a weeklong schedule of activities, Sept.
Such a "thing" is called economic development by others, but Marano calls it enlarging the commercial pie by growing existing or luring new manufacturing firms and other businesses, as well as by keeping city government hurdles for startup companies or small firms as reasonable yet safety-oriented as possible. In the retired Marine Corps colonel's view, a bigger pie means more generous slices are possible for all.
An ordinance paving the way for the Nevada Humane Society to handle Carson City animal services and an agreement to make the change are up for votes at Thursday's Board of Supervisors meeting. The ordinance authorizes city government to contract with a society for the prevention of cruelty to animals to handle tasks like catching strays, issuing permits and licenses, monitoring pertinent health and safety matters, and operating the animal shelter.
For more information on the Nevada School Performance Framework or for more detail on each school, go to nspf.doe.nv.gov. According to Nevada School Performance Framework results released Friday morning, all elementary schools in the Carson City School District received three stars, while the secondary schools earned four.
The Space Weather Prediction Center says the Aurora Borealis or "northern lights" could be visible tonight in Northern Nevada. Forecast models show Carson City just below the projected visible line.
11, 2014, in Carson City, Nev. Calling it one of the most important pieces of legislation in Nevada history, Gov. Brian Sandoval signed into law an unprecedented package of incentives to seal a deal to bring Tesla Motors' $5 billion battery... Calling it one of the most important pieces of legislation in Nevada history, Gov. Brian Sandoval signed into law an unprecedented package of incentives to seal a deal to bring Tesla Motors' $5 billion battery factory... If you happen to find some remnants of woven wool in your attic - in red, white or blue and marked Fort McHenry - the Smithsonian Institution would like to know.
Carson City road repair needs require $2.2 million or more annually but the city has less than $1 million for the purpose, according to a report to the Regional Transportation Commission. The report from Public Works Department officials dealt with both repair needs and lack of money for street projects to upgrade the traffic system, but much of the focus dealt with a backlog in repair and maintenance stemming from the gap due to dwindling gasoline tax revenues.
From left, Nevada Sens. Ruben Kihuen, David Parks and Barbara Cegavske talk with Gov. Brian Sandoval, right center, at the Capitol in Carson City on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014.
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