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  1. Lovelock warden promoted to deputy directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | Nevada Appeal

    Lovelock Warden Quentin Byrne has been promoted to deputy director of Operations for the Nevada Department of Corrections in Carson City. Byrne began his career in 1994 as a correctional officer at Nevada State Prison.

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  2. Fallon man receives maximum sentence for I-80 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Nevada Appeal

    A two-car crash on Interstate 80 in December 2014 sent three people to the hospital. The drive rof the wrong-way vehicle was sentenced to the Nevada State Prison last week.

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  3. Prison tour in Carson CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    Retired Associate Warden Terry Hubert talks to tour participants about a tough to monitor area at the Nevada State Prison Saturday afternoon.

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  4. Carson City Escape from Prison Hill trail races return April 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    Tahoe Mountain Milers is bringing the Escape from Prison Hill Half Marathon and 10K and 5K trail races back to Carson City on Saturday, April 23. The half marathon is a challenging trail run with views of the Sierra Nevada, valleys, and the Nevada State Prison. The 10K packs the same views and less challenging terrain in a shorter distance.

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  5. Carson City Chamber Leadership Class to create mobile historic exhibit at Nevada State PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    On their first day of the Carson City Leadership Institute last October, the Class of 2016 had the opportunity to tour the historic Nevada State Prison. Giving back to their community has always been one of the major objectives of the Carson City Chamber Leadership Institute students since classes began in 1988.

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  6. Shuttered Nevada prison in Carson City to open for toursRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | SFGate

    This June 4, 2015, file photo shows the shuttered Nevada State Prison in Carson City, Nev. The historic Nevada State Prison will open for tours.

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  7. Public to get tours of Nevada State Prison; Chamber leadership project at prison | NevadaAppeal.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    Tour guide Vicki Bates, a member of the Nevada State Prison Preservation Society talks about the history of the prison to Carson City Chamber of Commerce members in this file photo. Glen Whorton, president of the Nevada State Prison Preservation Society, welcomes 13 sailors from Carrier Air Wing Three of Virginia Beach, Virginia, to the Nevada State Prison in this file photo.

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  8. U.S. Supreme Court orders rehearing in 1995 Carson City murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out the 9th Circuit Court decision ordering a new trial for Peter Quinn Elvik. Elvik remains in the Nevada State Prison where he has been since he was convicted of murdering William Gibson, 63, at the Carson City gun range in 1995.

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  9. Jailhouse rockRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | NewsReview.com

    Schlingheyde and Martin met in 2000 while serving sentences at Nevada State Prison on drug-related charges. They explained that the NSP warden at the time was working to expand programs for inmates.

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  10. Carson City Chamber of Commerce Director Ronni Hannaman speaks to Rotary on Tuesday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    ... chamber executive director, told a Rotary Club audience. She promoted making the decommissioned Nevada State Prison into a tourist lure, pushed for unified vision in improving downtown and preferred the historic to any outdoors orientation regarding ...

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  11. Fallon man receives maximum prison sentence for lewdness with 2 childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    A Fallon man who had changed his plea to no contest in a trial earlier this year received on Tuesday the stiffest sentence possible for inappropriately touching two children under the age of 14. Tenth Judicial Court Judge Tom Stockard didn't seem swayed with a report that said Donald Evans IV, 28, of Fallon was a low risk sex offender and could receive probation for lewdness with two minors. Instead, Stockard followed state guidelines and sentenced Evans to eight to 20 years in the Nevada State Prison and fined him in excess of $2,000.

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  12. Anderson sentenced 3-15 years in death of childRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Reno Gazette-Journal

    ... 2, 2014, was sentenced on Dec. 11 in Third Judicial District Court in Yerington to 36 to 180 months in Nevada State Prison and fined $2,000 on charges of driving under the influence, causing death. She was given credit for two days served. Anderson ... 1 comment

  13. Las Vegas Architects To Design New Nevada Execution ChamberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... $860,000 this spring for a new execution chamber. The state's existing death chamber at the shuttered Nevada State Prison in Carson City is not in compliance with the Americans With Disabilities Act, and state officials have said for about four ...

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  14. Vegas architects to design new Nevada execution chamberRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    ... $860,000 this spring for a new execution chamber. The state's existing death chamber at the shuttered Nevada State Prison in Carson City is not in compliance with the Americans With Disabilities Act, and state officials have said for about four ...

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  15. Death row not so deadlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Associate Warden Vince Scott waits to lock up the execution chamber at the Nevada State Prison during a media tour on April 25, 2006, as prison officials prepare for the execution of convicted murderer Daryl Mack. Cathleen Allison/Las Vegas Review-Journal Prison officials allow media tours of the execution chamber at the Nevada State Prison on April 25, 2006, in advance of the execution of Daryl Mack.

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  16. Teri Vance: Ornaments depict Carson City's historical placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    ... tall ornament is the Great Seal of the State of Nevada. The 14th annual Carson City ornament, the Nevada State Prison, is on sale now at the Carson City Visitors Bureau and other downtown shops. "Not only is it a good way to commemorate the history ...

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  17. Arts & culture master plan approved; board up nextRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    ... the Division of Museums and History. Barton's suggestion included outreach and collaboration with the Nevada State Prison Preservation Society and other organizations in historical or preservation work. After about an hour of work, the commission ...

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  18. Execution of convicted Strip shooter could take years to carry outRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    ... for the family that they're going to get justice," Carson said. Nevada has an execution chamber at the Nevada State Prison that hasn't been used since 2006, and questions remain if it can legally be used because of issues regarding building codes. ...

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  19. Death penalty may not mean death for Ammar HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    ... death in the state of Nevada . The existing death chamber, which is located at Carson City's now-closed Nevada State Prison, cannot be used because it is not in compliance with the Americans With Disabilities Act.

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  20. Parole hearing: Victim's mother wants killer to remain behind barsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    ... relives her daughter's murder often. Regan confessed to second-degree murder in 1994 and was sent to the Nevada State Prison. He is now housed at the Lovelock Correctional Center, the same institution where former football player O.J. Simpson is ...

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