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The Arts Center & Pennington Life Center Day at Greater Nevada Field

FALLON, Nev. (August 8, 2017) - Let’s have Fallon go to the ball game! A portion of the proceeds will benefit The Arts Center and the Pennington Life Center. The game will be August 20th, 2017 at 1pm. The deadline for the ticket purchases is Sunday, August 6th. For more information, call Jennifer Freeman from the William N. Pennington Life Center at (775) 423-7096.

William N. Pennington Life Center - August Activities & Menu

FALLON, Nev. (August 3, 2017) - View the calendar of activities and lunch menu from the William N. Pennington Life Center.

Writer's Workshop - Creative Writing

FALLON, Nev. (May 25, 2017) - An upcoming creative writing workshop will be held at the Churchill County Library on May 9, May 23, June 6, and June 30 from 6:00-7:30pm. The instructor will be Lorel Topken. View the flyer for additional information about the workshop.

Clothing Drive

FALLON, Nev. (May 4, 2017) - We are officially kicking off our event with the request for gently used, clean clothing donations for the Community Clothing Give-Away portion of the event. All donations will be given away at the Annual Fallon Community Day on July 29th. View the flyer to learn how you can donate today!

Diabetes Self-Management Class

FALLON, Nev. (April 19, 2017) - A 6 week workshop for self-managing diabetes is for anyone with pre-diabetes, diabetes, and/or is a caretaker. Call 775-671-7455 to register. View the flyer to learn more about the workshop.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

FALLON, Nev. (March 16, 2017) - The ASIST program is designed for caregivers seeking to prevent the immediate risk of suicide. Training begins on August 16 & 17, 2017 from 8-5 both days. Location of training is the Western Nevada College Campus at 160 Campus Way, VGH Hall- room 304, Fallon, NV. Fee for training is $60 per person. Room for 30 people. Visit nvsuicideprevention.org to register for the class.

Lahontan Valley News

Water unsafe to drink at historic fountain flowing in front of capitol-attorney general’s office
The historic water fountain in front of the Attorney General's office and the state capitol is flowing and will remain in operation through the summer. Buildings and Grounds Facilities Manager Jon Vietti said the fountain was repaired last fall, put back in operating condition for […]
Man arrested on suspicion of child endangerment, says Carson City Sheriff’s Office
The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. TUESDAY At 10:24 a.m., a 25-year-old Carson City man was arrested on suspicion of three counts of failure to appear after deputies conducted a warrant service […]
Man killed in rollover crash in Washoe Valley
A driver was killed when he lost control of his vehicle and it rolled over on Tuesday in Washoe Valley. At about 5:30 a.m., Nevada Highway Patrol Troopers responded to a single vehicle rollover crash on Alternate US395 (Old US395) just north of Bellevue Road. […]
Climate change serves as central concern at annual Lake Tahoe Summit
The 21st annual Lake Tahoe Summit brought together federal, California and Nevada elected officials to discuss the importance of continued partnership in the basin-wide fight against tree mortality, invasive species, declining lake clarity — and the global issue of climate change. The Aug. 22 event […]
George Bryan Shelton Jr
George Bryan Shelton Jr, 78 of Dayton Nevada, passed away on August 21 2017, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800
John Henry Burke
John Henry Burke, 92 of Carson City, passed away on August 21 2017, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800
Doris Elaine (Lundt) Howell
January 17, 1938 ~ August 7, 2017 Doris Elaine (Lundt) Howell, a longtime resident of Carson City, Nevada, passed away at her home on August 7, 2017. Doris was born in her uncle's "house on the prairie" in northwest corner of North Dakota on January […]

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