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Dayton health fair features free immunizations

The Dayton Task Force will host a free community health fair 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at the Community Roots nursery on Highway 50.The fair will feature free immunizations for both children and ad...

Carson City Sheriff's Office arrest report for Dec. 3

A Dayton man was booked into Carson City Jail Dec. 2, on a felony failure to appear warrant.
James Kepler, 30, had a no-bail warrant issued Nov. 19 out of Western Regional Drug Court relating to the alleged crime of possession of a controlled substance.

John Thomas Lane

John Thomas Lane, 84, died Sept. 25, 2009, at his home in Dayton. He was born on July 16, 1925, in Black Oak, Ark., to John T. & Lois (Stephens) Lane.

Dayton QBs won't let battle tear them apart

When Kage Walker and Connor Conroy became neighbors six years ago, the two almost immediately took each other. It didn't matter that Conroy was a year older. The two spent a lot of time together and even walked to school and back home...

Spring Creek shuts down Dayton

DAYTON - Spring Creek's Nick Cdebaca scored twice from 56 yards on nearly identical plays to power the Spartans to a 17-0 win over Dayton in a Northern 3A contest with playoff implications.The Dust...

Carson Victory Rollers, Sunset Rotary Club of Carson City to hold bout to benefit youth programs

Event Date: 
April 28, 2014 - 5:00pm

The Carson Victory Rollers and the Rotary Club of Carson City Sunset have teamed up for a roller derby bout to raise money for the Rotary's many youth programs.

The bout will take place 5 p.m. Saturday, April 28, 2014 at the parking lot across from the Carson Nugget. Tickets are $5 per person. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Sponsorships are available by contacting rolling4rotary@gmail.com.

Carson City motel manager faces additional charge of felony strangulation in Friday attack

An assistant motel manager arrested early Friday morning on suspicion of battery and intimidation now faces a felony charge of domestic battery with strangulation.

Birth Announcements

Carson Tahoe Regional Medical CenterTo Kristin and Jason Anderson of Dayton, a son, Alexander Christopher Anderson, born June 8, 2009, weighing 7 lbs.-12 oz.

Western Nevada College graduates record number of students at spring 2014 commencements

Western Nevada College will graduate 543 students this spring. Commencement was held Monday in Carson City with a ceremony to be held Tuesday in Fallon. The class of 2014 will receive a record 581 degrees and certificates.

Also on Monday, the WNC nursing program graduates celebrated with a traditional pinning ceremony at the Carson Nugget. Dr. Tom Kubistant, a WNC psychology and communications instructor, delivered the Carson City ceremony commencement address.

Obituary: Armand Arnett

Armand Arnett, age 88, of Dayton passed away on October 15, 2012 at the V.A. Hospital in Reno. He is survived by his daughter, Pam Herron of Reno. Recitation of the Holy Rosary will be Friday, Oct...

Final: Dayton 20, Pershing Co. 12

Kyle Onstott adds a 3-yard run to put the Dust Devils up 20-12 in the fourth quarter.***

Three Nevada Pearl Harbor Survivors Honored At Capitol Ceremony On 70th Anniversary

CARSON CITY – Gov. Brian Sandoval honored three Pearl Harbor survivors today on the 70th anniversary of the attack that brought the United States into World War II.
At a ceremony in the Capitol, Sandoval spoke of the Japanese surprise attack 70 years ago and the Americans who rose to the challenge to engage the enemy in a battle that killed more than 2,400 Americans.

More photo oddities from a six week vacation trip to Italy

This is the second in a series of photos of oddities that were seen on a six week vacation trip to Italy in September and October, 2011.
That trip was taken by Bob and Lorraine Scholes of Dayton and Don and Elaine Quilici of Carson City, as they traveled the length and width of Italy, plus being on the Island of Sicily and in Switzerland.

— Writer Don Quilici is the Outdoor editor for Carson Now. He can be reached at donquilici@hotmail.com

Obituary: Donna J. Sunderland

Donna Jean Sunderland, 75, passed away at her home in Dayton, NV, on May 7, 2012 with her family at her side. Donna's greatest passion was helping her family. Donna will be interred at Monument Hil...

Best in the Desert race fills hotel rooms across region

A race through the Nevada desert isn't top of mind for Northern Nevada special events, but the annual Best in the Desert race from Beatty to Dayton packs hotel and motel rooms throughout Reno and C...

Firefighters working in sweltering heat to gain control of two wildfires burning in our area

Firefighters are getting heat from the sun as well as from the wildland fires they’re trying to put out. The Boulder Fire, consuming 200 acres or more about five miles south of Wellington in Lyon County, is burning up Pinyon Pine, interspersed with open sage and mountain brush. Some buildings are within a mile of the blaze, but there have been no ordered evacuations.

Women to Women Nevada with Kame Masterson

This week's Women to Women Nevada interview is with Kame Masterson of Carson City who is owner of a home-based anti-aging business.

During the interview, in which Masterson explains her background, she also shares some of her family's story of how her parents, both Japanese, were put into internment camps during World War II.

Misfits Theater Auditions

Event Date: 
July 27, 2014 - 7:00pm

Auditions for the Eagle Board house, a comedy written and directed by Dianne McCullough, will be July 27, 7 p.m. at the Dayton Valley Library.

In the production, the Eagle Boarding House is owned and operated by Amber Brown. Her boarders have taken up residence due to unfortunate circumstances of losing their homes and properties to the bank.

Happy Hatters: Students don hats for good cause; help fellow student who has cancer

DAYTON - On the first day of school, 7-year-old AnnMarie De Pasquale was taunted by some of her classmates."Some kids said I looked like a boy," she recalled. "One boy said I looked like I'm poor."

Outdoors with Don Q: The big game hunt game

It’s now official: Systems Consultants, the private computer firm in Fallon that conducts the annual computerized drawings for Nevada’s big game hunting tags, has posted the results of the 2011 drawings at Internet website www.huntnevada.com for the whole world to see.

There were a whole bunch of winners and a heck of a lot more losers in this year’s drawings for tags for Pronghorn Antelope, Mule Deer, Rocky Mt. Elk, California Bighorn Sheep, Desert Bighorn Sheep, Rocky Mt. Bighorn Sheep and Rocky Mt. Goat.

Women to Women interviews Kellie Butterworth of the Washoe Tribal Health Center

This week's Women to Women Nevada features Kellie Butterworth, a registered dental hygienist. She works for the Washoe Tribal Health Center and has done missionary work in South America.

Women to Women will feature an interview with Sue Lowden, a candidate for Nevada lieutenant governor, on Thursday, March 27. The broadcast had been set to air on Charter TV this week.

Death Notice: Calven Samuel Aerick

Calven Samuel Aerick, 95, of Dayton, passed away on November 10, 2012. Autumn Funerals & Cremations is trusted with the arrangements. 888-6800.Copyright 2012 -. All rights reserved. This material m...

Carson City man faces felony charges after entering home to take a shower

A 27-year-old Carson City man was arrested Wednesday on felony charges of violation of probation and being a sex offender failing to register. Mario Moreno was arrested in the 200 block of Jeanell Drive.
According to the arrest report, an officer assigned to the Carson City Sheriff's Office Special Enforcement Team responded to a residence for a report of a suspicious subject at a residence.

Dayton Valley Soccer fall sign ups

Event Date: 
Repeats every 7 days until Sat Aug 11 2012 .
August 4, 2012 (All day)
Event Date: 
August 11, 2012 (All day)

Dayton Valley soccer, a league dedicated to teaching the youth in our community the fundamentals of soccer, are holding sign ups for the fall season. We will be at Pizza Factory in Dayton from 10-2 on Saturday August 4th and 10-3 on Saturday August 11, 2012. As well as players we are also looking for volunteers, coaches and assistant coaches. Please visit our website at www.dvsoccer.org

Dayton Valley Soccer has been in the community of Dayton for 10 years.

Trio face felony burglary, larceny charges in theft of computers from Walmart

Three Carson City Jail inmates were booked Monday on felony charges of burglary and grand larceny following an investigation into the theft of three computers stolen from Walmart on Jan. 21, 2014.

The men arrested are Joseph Larson, 24 of Dayton, Michael Harrell and John Kramer, both 20. Each face bail amounts of $30,000.

Joyce Maxine Metzger Samsel December 4, 1924 - December 9, 2013

As her mother before her called it, the heavenly “peach orchard” welcomed a new resident on December 9, 2013, when Joyce Maxine Metzger Samsel of Dayton arrived. She was 89.B...

Carson Girls U10 Softball – Pink Diamonds defeat Dayton Little Devils

The CarsonNow.org Pink Diamonds brought their season record to 4-2 with a win over the Affordable Paralegal Services Dayton Little Devils, 19-14.

During the 4 inning contest, the pitchers for the Little Devils were: Emmy Mills – 5 runs, no hits, 8 walks, no strike outs; and, Temia Powell – 14 runs, 3 hits, 17 walks, 3 strike outs. For the Pink Diamonds: Kelley Barr – 5 runs, 5 hits, 1 walk, 2 strike outs; and, Tezia Boice – 9 runs, 6 hits, 6 walks, 8 strike outs.

Death Notice: Gist, Goedert, Way, Romo, Sapp.

Steven Louis Gist, 61 of Dayton passed away on December 13, 2011, Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800. Douglas Dean Goedert, 69 of Carson City passed away on December 17, 2011. Autumn Funera...

Easter Egg Hunts Take Place Friday and Saturday Throughout Area

Event Date: 
April 18, 2014 - 2:00pm

Get an early start on Easter egg hunting Friday when Skyline Estates Senior Living hosts its Easter egg hunt for all ages at 2 p.m. Organizers invite children, parents, and grandchildren to attend. Skyline Estates Senior Living is located at 2861 Mountain St., in Carson City.

New Video Series: Chronicles of the Comstock


AroundCarson.com reports that historian and author Dennis Cassinelli has started a new web video series about the history of the area, titled “Chronicles of the Comstock.”  It’s based on his book, newspaper column, and website of the same name. 

Woman jailed after leaving without paying at Carson City grocery store

A 25-year-old Dayton woman was arrested Wednesday at a Carson City supermarket after allegedly eating food without paying and then attempting to walk out of the store with a can of Dust Off.

According to the Carson City Sheriff's Office arrest report, the woman faces misdemeanor charges of larceny and violation of bail conditions. Deputies were dispatched to a William Street supermarket at 1:39 p.m. on a report of a larceny.

Four-day Nevada statehood bash celebrates the Silver State's military past, present and future

Nevada Day festivities will celebrate the 148th year since joining the union with the theme, “Honoring Our Military and Families Past, Present and Future” Oct. 25-28.

Carson City man jailed after admitting to sexual assault

A 38-year-old Carson City man faces a felony sexual assault charge, admitting to investigators that he committed the crime against a 16-year-old girl.

Joaquin Canales-Montes is being held on $100,000 bail. He was arrested Tuesday after agreeing to a voluntary interview by Carson City Sheriff's Office investigators. The crime happened in the 3000 block of Airport Road around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday, he told officers after he was read his Miranda rights and agreed to speak.

Carson Now is withholding information to protect the victim.

In other arrests:

Prestige and Carson Tahoe Health to provide senior care services to Carson City region

Prestige Care and Prestige Senior Living, leaders in skilled nursing and rehabilitation care, announced plans Tuesday to join with Carson Tahoe Health to expand senior care services and offer comprehensive memory care to Carson City residents and their families.

As a first step in the relationship, the organizations will develop a community with 40 units for memory care services on the Carson Tahoe Specialty Medical Center campus. Construction will begin in 2014.

Northern Nevada Briefly 9/4

Dayton Valley Sports Expo canceled

Recent fish plants in Western Nevada by Nevada Department of Wildlife

The Nevada Department of Wildlife has a number of recent fish plants to report in Western Nevada. The most recent are:

Carson City authorities arrest South Lake Tahoe man for felony assault

A 38-year-old South Lake Tahoe man faces a felony charge of assaulting a police officer and two misdemeanor charges after he was arrested early Sunday following a struggle with Carson City Sheriff's Office deputies in the 4600 block of Snyder Avenue.

Raymond Michael Elben is in the Carson City jail with bail of $11,549. According to the arrest report, officers were dispatched to the area before midnight Saturday for a report of a man on the ground.

Workplace and gun safety discussed on Women to Women Nevada

Security experts Deb and Jeff May of Carson City join Carol Paz this week on Women to Women Nevada. Their company, Apex Security Consulting, specializes in workplace crime and prevention.

PREPS: Dayton loses series opener to Truckee

DAYTON - Dayton High's baseball team has its back to the wall - again.The Dust Devils, who won the Lahontan League regular-season title, are one game from elimination after dropping a 6-4 decision ...

Death Notices: Wassall, Garrett, Rinehart, Nishijima

Joanne Marie Wassall, 59, of Dayton, passed away October 14, 2011. Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800John Audley Garrett, 85, of Dayton passed away October 13, 2011. Autumn Funerals & Crema...


DAYTON, NV – Pack 100 of Dayton Nevada collected several hundred pounds of food for the Dayton Food Pantry during their annual Scouting for Food event this week.

The boys of Pack 100 spent two weeks canvassing the Dayton and Mark Twain neighborhoods door to door seeking donations.

Women to Women Nevada with Jennifer Herald

Carson City Branch Manager and Bank of The West vice president Jennifer Herald is this week's guest on Women to Women with Carol Paz. Herald gives some great advice for succeeding in job interviews and provides insight into the life of a banker.

Women to Women Nevada is televised on Charter Media every Thursday at 7 pm on Channel 3 (Reno, Sparks, Fernley, Fallon, Lake Tahoe) and 15 (in Carson City, Gardnerville, Dayton). The locally produced and privately owned program features Northern Nevada women who are making a difference in their communities and in the region.

Motorist arrested after drug-induced drive down Carson City sidewalk and streets

A vigilant motorist who saw a vehicle drive on a sidewalk and couldn't maintain a single lane of traffic early Wednesday morning resulted in the arrest of a 29-year-old construction worker who faces charges of driving under the influence of prescription drugs.

Women to Women Nevada with Cindy Rowe

This week's guest on Women to Women Nevada is Cindy Rowe is co-owner of Northern Nevada Coin, which specializes in fine jewelry, rare coins and bullion.

Outdoors with Don Q: Flowers, bird and animals are her favorites subjects

By now, you know that many of the photos attached to my outdoor articles at Carson Now are those taken by my wife, Elaine. She is not a professional photographer, does not have professional photo training or professional equipment, but does possess a great natural talent for framing her photo subjects with the proper backgrounds.

Between the two of us, we have a total of three "Point and Shoot" cameras: An old Pentax Optio 750Z (The one I use), a Cannon Power Shot Sx280 HS (her favorite) and a Sony HD VCHD (her backup camera).

Food and clothing drives on Saturday to benefit Carson City families in need

A food drive that brings federal employees together to collect food for those hungry in Carson City will be held Saturday following a successful event last weekend that netted more than 700 pounds in donations. Also underway Saturday is a clothing drive for families in need at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

The “Feds Feed Families” drive will have a booth and food drop-off area at Grocery Outlet, 1831 North Carson Street this Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Dayton gets much needed depth

Dayton's Kage Walker had a lot of pressure on his shoulders coming into this season. The junior is not only the son of the head coach, but was expected to make a run at the starting quarterback job and play several roles on defense.

Firestone making an impact on both sides of the ball

It was a different Tyler Firestone that showed up for the first day of summer practice at Dayton High.He was 28 pounds heavier and bulging with muscles nobody had seen before.And, even more importa...

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