Lahontan Valley News


Oasis Academy boys basketball wins 2 of 3

Oasis Academy picked up a pair of wins, including its first league victory, last week.

Fallon's T & G Gifts shows off fresh, new look

The store’s new look debuted at a ribbon-cutting on Jan. 21, complete with giant scissors.

Greenwave, Bighorns prep sports calendar

Fallon, Oasis high school sports schedules for Feb. 3-4.

County approves huge housing developments

Residents tell commissioners the project will lead to more traffic, water problems.

Fallon boys hoops looks to snap two-game skid

After winning two of its first three 3A East games, the Greenwave returned from Elko County empty-handed.

VFW awards Voice of Democracy contestants

This year’s theme — “Why Are Veterans Important” — was for students in the 9th through 12th grades.

$5.3 million grant will establish Fallon-based Care Flight helicopter

Care Flight transports approximately 1,500 patients every year, serving a region of more than 50,000 square miles.

CCSD news: Choir, stats, weather, MLK ... and Minecraft

News and updates from around Churchill County's schools.

City undertakes road improvement projects

West A Street, North Whitaker Lane, North Taylor Street and Carson Street will all be improvements.

Trustees select Strasdin as board president

Also, the board unanimously voted to contribute four Churchill County Board of Trustees' scholarships of $500 each.

Cattlemen’s Update crisscrosses Nevada

Presentations aim to help food producers deal with a wide range of subjects.

Bighorn news: Reading with Robes, ELL update, Senior Spotlight

Tenth-grade students participated in the nationwide Reading with Robes program on Jan. 11.

CAPS: Pussyfooting around in the snow

A cat usually has 18 toes, four on each paw and a dewclaw on each of the front feet.

Trustees hire search firm for new superintendent

Trustees approved a contract for $15,000, which will include expenses.

Fallon girls begin key stretch with playoff hopes in sight

Despite a pair of losses in Elko County, the Lady Wave basketball team is still in position to qualify for the 3A playoffs.