Churchill County Newswire (Page 3)

Churchill County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Churchill County, NV. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 233 in Churchill County, NV

  1. Walking miles to bring awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    A small group of walkers trekked almost 30 miles along the Reno Highway from Fernley to Fallon on Friday to draw awareness for this year's Relay for Life. Starting early in the morning and finishing the walk at the Churchill County Middle School shortly after 5 p.m., the volunteers - each with numerous pledges and memories of either friends or family who have had or died from cancer - slowly walked onto the Churchill County Middle School's track infield before collapsing from exhaustion.

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  2. May unemployment numbers up a bit; Carson City numbers down 2-tenthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    ... there dropped from 8.3 percent to 8 percent with some 1,745 out of a labor force of 21,697 seeking work. Churchill County had 10,033 employed in May with 652 jobless for a rate of 6.4 percent. That, however, is a tenth higher than the county ...

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  3. Washington motorcyclist killed near Grimes PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    ... then hit the right passenger door, leaving a deep indentation. The NHP received the call at 8:20 a.m. The Churchill County Sheriff's Office first responded to the site and had Guypon transported on Care Flight to Renown Regional Medical Center in ...

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  4. Taking laps for cancer awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    Many Churchill County residents can attest cancer affects everyone in one form or another, either as an individual, family member, friend or caretaker. Because of that, the annual Relay for Life has become the American Cancer Society's largest fundraiser to help those who need assistance.

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  5. Early voters split even between R's and D'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    ... voted. Douglas County was even more skewed with 2,838 Republicans voting compared to just 684 Democrats. Churchill County painted a similar picture with 344 Democrats voting compared to 1,130 Republicans, along with Lyon County where 674 Democrats ...

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  6. Western Nevada College News & Notes: Dayton senior thankful for Jump Start CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    ... from high school. Besides Dayton, other participating high schools include Virginia City, Aspire, Carson, Churchill County, Douglas, Fernley, Pioneer, Pyramid, Silver Stage, Smith Valley and Yerington. Other Jump Start College education partners ...

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  7. Andy HansenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    ... as the result of a car accident. Andy was born May 4, 1982 in Fallon to Chris and Karen Hansen. He attended Churchill County Schools, graduating in 2001. Andy was a long-time employee of High Sierra Industries, working at NAS Fallon for the past 13 ...

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  8. Graduates told they energized Fallon this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    The smiles, laughter, tears and hugs characterize graduations, especially those as important as when students receive their diplomas from high school and college. More than 200 students said their goodbyes to Churchill County High School Friday night during the annual commencement exercises at the Edward Arciniega Athletic Complex as did four staff members who are also retiring.

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  9. Fallon man killed in rolloverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    A Fallon man was killed late Sunday afternoon and two others injured in a vehicle rollover on Indian Lakes Road, reports the Churchill County Sheriff's Office. The CCSO said a white 1998 Toyota Tacoma extra-cab pickup driven by 34-year-old Andy Hansen appeared to have exited the right side of Indian Lakes Road, overcorrected and rolled over in the roadway, ejecting Hansen.

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  10. Officers Investigate Fatal Vehicle Rollover East of FallonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    The Churchill County Sheriff's Office and the Nevada Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal rollover crash on Indian Lakes Road. Churchill sheriff's say Sunday, May 29th at approximately 5:48 p.m. Churchill County Sheriff's Office and EMS responded to a vehicle crash on Indian Lakes road east of Fallon.

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  11. ...NV Energy: Power outage affects over 4,700 customers in Churchill CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | KRNV-TV Reno

    NV Energy reported that more than 4,700 customers were affected by a power outage in Churchill County on Tuesday, May 24, 2016. NV Energy is reporting on its outage site that more than 4,700 customers are without power in Churchill County.

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  12. April jobless rate up a bit from March; Carson City at 6.7%Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    ... workforce in the capital than it does in other parts of the state - about 9,200 workers. Like Las Vegas, Churchill County's unemployment rate ticked up in April from 5.8 to 6 percent. Some 629 people are seeking work there out of 10,470. Likewise, ...

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  13. Game of the Year: Chaparral High School football vs. Faith LutheranRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... trumped any other football achievement of his lifetime. The Cowboys traveled north the next week, losing to Churchill County 40-27 to fall one game short of the state championship, but that didn't spoil the upset that got them there. "My son played ...

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  14. Things 2 DoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    ... lasts two days and covers all kinds of birds and bats and even butterflies. It's all takes place at the Churchill County Parks and Rec Community Building on Sheckler Road. But bring binoculars so you don't miss anything! This event is from 5:30 to ...

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  15. Fallon honors POST graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    ... Nevada POST Academy in Carson City. From left are Capt. Richard Hickox, Davis and Sheriff Ben Trotter. A Churchill County deputy and three Fallon police officers recently graduated from the Nevada Peace Officer Standards and Training Academy. Deputy ...

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  16. Portuguese Festa celebrates Queen's sacrifice for hungerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    ... jewels to the altar," Hamlin said about the Sunday mass tradition. "The crown used is on loan from the (Churchill County) museum." The story continues that on the morning of the Pentecost Sunday, the people of the Azores saw in the sunrise a ship ...

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  17. Two-vehicle collision occurs at McLean, Hwy 50Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    Churchill County Sheriff's deputies and the Nevada Highway Patrol responded Tuesday afternoon at about 3 p.m. The Fallon / Churchill Fire Department and paramedics from Banner Churchill Community Hospital arrived shortly after the CCSO and NHP. Paramedics examined the female driver of the car at the scene.

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  18. Special Dispatch: Terror in the SierraRead the original story

    May 6, 2016 | Courthouse News Service

    "You know they issued a winter storm warning for tomorrow, right?" Courthouse News' new northern Nevada reporter asked me when we met in Churchill County, Nevada, for our final day of training. "I had no idea.

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  19. Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Lyon, Washoe & Churchill CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for northern Lyon County, southern Washoe County and northwestern Churchill County until 4:45 p.m. Thursday. At 3:41 pm, trained weather spotters reported a severe thunderstorm producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph.

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  20. Care Flight Expands to 24-Hour, 7-Day Service in FallonRead the original story

    May 2, 2016 | Nevada Business Journal

    ... Care Flight. "The expanded coverage will allow Care Flight to service the area to assist patients living in Churchill County and surrounding communities with lifesaving treatment and even quicker transport. We are honored to partner even more ...

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