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NHP promotes captain to oversee Yerington areaNHP promotes captain to ...
Nevada Highway Patrol trooper William "Bill" Murwin was promoted Thursday at the Department of Public Safety/NHP headquarters office in Reno to the rank of sergeant and was assigned as the immediate supervisor to the Hawthorne and Yerington duty stations.
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Mr. Speaker's' days as governor nearly lost in time - Mr. Speaker's'...
In 1989, when I was a fledgling reporter for the Mason Valley News and Fernley Leader/Dayton Courier, Gov. Richard Bryan and acting Lt.
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Grant allows Lyon to work toward jail diversion program
The Lyon County Sheriff's Office and the Lyon County Human Services Department have joined hands on a grant to establish a jail diversion program to provide mental and behavioral health support for certain people instead of incarceration.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Fernley extends moratorium on medical pot facilities
The Fernley City Council has voted to extend its moratorium on medical marijuana establishments for six more months to answer questions about what other jurisdictions are going to do and how procedural issues will be solved.
Churchill County Sheriff Identifies Body Found in Shallow Grave
Churchill County Sheriff Ben Trotter says the body found Saturday in a shallow grave along I-80 near Fernley is that of an Idaho man.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Banner breaks ground on Fernley health clinic
Banner Health Center broke ground Wednesday on a new medical center being constructed in Fernley.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Siobhan McAndrew: Fernley students get rare field tripSiobhan...
In the story, one boy says to the other as they stare at an Egyptian mummy, "I wonder what's wrapped up in there?" Then, Salika is supposed to turn to the kindergarten students and help them write their own creative answer to the question.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Students recommend new logo, enhanced communicationStudents recommend ...
A new city logo, better communication with residents and existing businesses and a less cumbersome process for new businesses were the highlights of the recommendations from the University of Nevada, Reno class working on the rebranding of the city of Fernley.
Fernley bank transition effective May 2
The Fernley branch of Bank of America is one of 10 Nevada branches that have been sold to Washington Federal Bank, and customers will see the transition take place May 2. In the notification and welcome package it is sending to customers, Washington Federal included information about debit cards, automatic payments and deposits, checks and other ... (more)
Senior scene: FernleySenior scene: FernleySenior center happenings:...
The Commodity Distribution at the Senior Center day has changed to the fourth Thursday of each month at the same time.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Semi, vehicle collision on I-80 near Fernley
The Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating a crash on Interstate 80 eastbound near Derby Dam.
UNR Upward Bound programs accepting applicationsUNR Upward Bound...
Fernley and Silver Stage high schools are among the six target high schools in Northern Nevada taking part in the University of Nevada Reno's Upward Bound program, which helps first-generation, income-qualified students gain information on college, careers, study skills, financial aid and standardized test preparation.
Battle Born' badges depict Nevada history - Battle Born' badges...
Have you noticed the colorful new "Battle Born" seven-starred badges Lyon County Sheriff's deputies are wearing? These badges are classy and historic, too.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Packed gym bids farewell to - Joe'
In Carson City, people called Joe Dini "Mr. Speaker," Dini's former campaign manager Marty Bibb said during his eulogy of the Nevada Speaker Emeritus Tuesday morning.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Fatal Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Accident in Fernley
According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, a woman was killed when she was hit by a car while crossing the street in Fernley.
Body found along Interstate 80 east of Fernley
CHRURCHILL COUNTY, Nev. -- Churchill County Sheriff's are looking for answers this evening after a body was discovered buried in a shallow grave east of Fernley.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
School plan includes summer projectsSchool plan includes summer...
After a presentation from Superintendent Keith Savage, the Lyon County School District Board of Trustees at its March 25 meeting approved its five-year capital improvement plan, including projects planned in the coming year.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Frey, Titus to debate at Fernley GOP women's meetingFrey, Titus to...
The Fernley Republican Women will hold its next meeting at the Fernley High School Library, 1300 U.S. 95A, at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.
City names Main Street Park
Deciding that's what most residents would call it anyway, the Fernley City Council has decided on Main Street Park as the name for the new art park being constructed across Main Street from the city complex.
Abandoned Treasures a family-friendly affair
Kassie Mohler, owner and operator of the Abandoned Treasures thrift shop, recently reopened in a new location in Dayton.