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ROP says it rejected request to house refugeesROP says it rejected...
ROP says it rejected request to house refugees ROP says it considered federal request to house refugees but rejected it.
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Things 2 Do
It's a multi-cultural weekend here in Northern Nevada. From country music in Yerington to new age music at UNR, and from the Pride celebration in Wingfield Park to fire dancers in downtown Reno, and the funk of James Brown, it's all in our Things 2 Do list! The food trucks will be gathering in Idlewild Park for Food Truck Friday again tonight.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Volunteerism makes concert dream become reality
Volunteerism makes concert dream become reality Dream over 13 years ago, with volunteer help, has turned into state's largest music festival Check out this story on rgj.com: http://on.rgj.com/1rEjFW2 A few volunteers, shown on Monday, get the facility ready for Night in the Country.
Softball team hosting annual triathlon
Softball team hosting annual triathlon Fundraiser for softball program to be held August 10. Check out this story on rgj.com: http://on.rgj.com/1rCCrNg The Yerington Lions softball team challenges residents to compete in its third annual Beat the Heat Triathlon on Aug. 10. The event is a fundraiser for the softball program.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Mineral display to move to Dayton branch
Mineral display to move to Dayton branch Mason Valley Gem and Mineral Club display can be seen through August.
Local produce served at children's Summer meals program
Community partnerships with Washoe County Nutrition Services, Peri & Sons Farms, Nevada Fresh Pack, Bonanza Produce, and the Food Bank of Northern Nevada are introducing locally grown produce to the summer meals program in Washoe County.
Hargett places 6th at national high school rodeo finals
Hargett places 6th at national high school rodeo finals Fernley's Hargett places sixth in pole bending at national high school rodeo finals.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
City OKs agreement with ARC for water system expansion
City OKs agreement with ARC for water system expansion Yerington City Council approves agreement with ARC for extension of water system.
Mining Display Opens, Amid Challenges
Nevada's mining industry is getting some special recognition now, at one of the busiest places in town.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Pages from the past: Week of July 16
Pages from the past: Week of July 16 A look back in time. Check out this story on rgj.com: http://on.rgj.com/1rw5r9F A petition from Mason Valley citizens for another road to run from the main road to the Downey and Gallagher, et.
Michigan visitor comes to see Yerington PO mural
Michigan visitor comes to see Yerington PO mural Visitor to Yerington comes from Michigan to see 1930s downtown Post Office mural.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Ask Joe: Are illegal immigrants being housed in Yerington?
Nicole wrote in asking why the attempt to place 200 immigrants at the Rite of Passage School in Yerington is not being reported on? : Joe checked with Lyon County Manager Jeff Page about this issue.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
New pool park fence sparks concerns at meeting
New pool park fence sparks concerns at meeting New park fence with razor-wire prompts concerns expressed to MV Pool Board at meeting.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Three record high temperatures set thus far this month
Three record high temperatures set thus far this month Three dates this month set records for record-high temperatures in Yerington.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
PlanCom denies applications for meat packing facility
PlanCom denies applications for meat packing facility Planning Commission denies variance & special use permit requests for meat packing faciity Check out this story on rgj.com: http://on.rgj.com/1mfVMMh Although the applicant talked of some changes and the uniqueness of the situation due to its past use for a similar operation, the Lyon County ... (more)
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Sourcewater impact fee would fund maintenance
Sourcewater impact fee would fund maintenance New ordinance creates several changes in Dayton, Mound House utility service areas.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Fairgrounds water-line extension work almost complete
Fairgrounds water-line extension work almost complete Joint project to extend city water to Fairgounds is almost done in time for summer events.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Power poles pulled down, highway closed Wednesday
Power poles pulled down, highway closed Wednesday Power lines snagged by truck, resulting in poles, lines downed, 95A closed in Yerington Check out this story on rgj.com: http://on.rgj.com/1lVsfre This power pole on the south side of Nevada 95A in Yerington at the Green Acres intersection snapped, with its lines laying near the roadway surface, and ... (more)
Yerington power outage; truck knocks down 4 power poles
Yerington power outage; truck knocks down 4 power poles A power outage in Yerington is affecting 148 customers; four power poles knocked down.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Gallery: Yerington Fourth of July celebration
Gallery: Yerington Fourth of July celebration These youngsters in their patriotic colors anxiously await the start of the Red, White and Blue Parade.