3 hrs ago
Night In Country leads city, county room tax payouts
The city of Yerington and Lyon County room tax boards recently allocated funding for expenditures made during the first seven months of 2014.
7 hrs ago
Tax breaks OK'd for projects
Although there were concerns and reservations expressed, the Lyon County Board of Commissioners last month voted to support two requests from Fernley-area businesses for various tax abatements as allowed under state law as economic development incentives.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
30 mass killings, 137 victims: A typical year
Amario Dominguez III was only 6 months old when he was shot in the head in Oklahoma City in August.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
3,690 wreaths laid to honor fallen heroes
Thousands of Americans laid wreaths on veteran's grave sites across the nation today, including hundreds of northern Nevadans.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Things 2 Do
It's a great weekend for bakers and buildersfor helping others and for seeing a live nativity scene and seeing the lights.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Fernley Man Hits $170,616 Pai Gow Poker Jackpot at Nugget
A Fernley, Nevada man hit the jackpot playing the Pai Gow poker progressive over the weekend at John Ascuaga's Nugget, taking home a check for $170,615.90 for his winning hand.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Carson City Sheriff's Log: Woman arrested on felony count, felony warrant
No bail was set. a 8:45 p.m.: A 21-year-old Carson City man was arrested at the Carson City Jail on three damage-to-property-used-for-religion-or-education warrants.
Pioneer Crossing thrilled with turnout for grand opening
Big crowds came to downtown Yerington for a number of grand opening celebration events for the Pioneer Crossing Casino, which has taken ownership of the former Casino West.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Births to Post Dec. 10, 2013
HAYES: To Charles A. and Shelby F. of Reno, a son, Nov. 27, 2013. MARTINEZ-MENDEZ-SOTO-ORTIZ: To Sara Martinez-Mendez and Jorge L. Soto-Ortiz of Truckee, a son, Nov. 27, 2013.
Western Lithium Receives All Major Permits for its Hectatone (TM)...
Specifically, the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection issued the Nevada Air Quality Operating Permit that includes the site's organoclay processing components, mill burner, and its thermal oxidizer burner.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Winter Storm Warnings, Advisories in Effect for Region
* Snow accumulations : 1 to 2 feet above 7,000 feet and down to lake level along the western shore.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Denim Drive Underway
The Reno Rodeo Foundation kicked off their annual denim drive at 140 locations in 13 Northern Nevada counties on Wednesday.
Wadsworth resident crossing Interstate 80 dies
A Wadsworth man was killed when he was struck by a commercial vehicle on Interstate 80 west of Fernley on Nov. 28. At approximately 8:14 p.m., troopers from the Nevada Highway Patrol were dispatched to investigate a collision on Interstate 80, near mile marker 44 in Storey County, involving a pedestrian who was struck and killed by a commercial ... (more)
District could consider rezoning Fernley schools
With an imbalance in current enrollment figures, the Lyon County School District could consider rezoning for Fernley's three elementary schools.
On tap: Grand Opening
With a complete remodel of the kitchen and casino bar complete, Pioneer Crossing will host a grand opening celebration this weekend that will include a ribbon-cutting at 6 p.m. Friday night.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Library committee to interview candidates
After being told two viable applicants fit the qualifications for the library director position, the Lyon County Library System Board of Trustees scheduled interviews next week for those two candidates.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
NHP Identify Man Killed Walking Across I-80 Near Fernley
Troopers say 26-year-old Jason D. Gonzalez of Wadsworth was trying to cross the eastbound lanes of the highway in front of a semi-truck when he was hit.
NHP: Freighliner kills Wadsworth man crossing I-80 near Fernley
A 26-year-old man was killed Thursday evening by a commercial freight liner on Interstate 80 just west of Fernley, Nevada Highway Patrol said today.
Births to Post Renown Nov. 29, 2013
BROWN: To Joseph R. and Keileigh R. of Sparks, Nov. 7, 2013. COURTNEY: To Michael K. and Trisha A. of Sparks, a daughter, Nov. 11, 2013.