Carson City


Carson City schools' building projects get underway

Carson City School District is moving ahead with several capital projects this summer ranging from campus expansions to athletic facility improvements.

Carson City road report for June 14 to 20, 2021

Carson City road report as of Thursday. The following applies to June 14-20:

2 battery charges – 1 pre-jail, 1 in jail, Carson City Sheriff says

Crime reports from the Carson City Sheriff's Office.

Western Nevada College summer classes start Monday

Western Nevada College summer session starts Monday, June 14 and there are more course options available than in previous years.

Carson mayor: City seeks American Rescue Plan funding ideas

The federal government has awarded Carson City $20.8 million in direct funding allocations through the American Rescue Plan and the city is open to suggestions on how to spend that money.

Sisolak signs ‘new energy economy,’ infrastructure bank bills

SB448, sponsor Sen. Chris Brooks said, will “capitalize on Nevada’s regional position in the U.S. to really make us a hub for this new energy economy.”

Dayton man found fatally shot; suicide suspected

A Dayton man apparently committed suicide in a parking lot Thursday morning, according to a Lyon County Sheriff’s Office news release.

Cynthia Ferris-Bennett: A fresh return to normal (recipe)

Farmers Markets are charming; it is that lovely transition from spring to summer. It’s an opportunity to meet the people growing and producing the food that you prepare for yourself, your family and friends.

Carson High senior headed to Yale

After graduating from Carson High School, Carlos Torres will begin his next chapter at Yale University.

Semi overturns on northbound I-580 near Bowers Mansion exit

A semi-truck has overturned on northbound I-580 near Bowers Mansion exit. The road is shut down.

8 new COVID cases; CCHHS stopping daily updates

Carson City Health and Human Services reported eight new cases and 16 additional recoveries of COVID-19 in the Quad-County Region on Wednesday.

Jacks Valley fire evacuations lifted; downgraded to 285 acres

The Arcadia fire ignited Wednesday on Jacks Valley Road, west of Jacks Valley Elementary School.

Carson City school board talk on Snyder property resumes after a year

Carson City School Superintendent Richard Stokes provided a presentation to the district Board of Trustees on Tuesday to reconsider the former Capital Christian Church property on Snyder Avenue for purchase.

Sheriff: Dead woman found outside prison in Carson City

Carson City Sheriff Ken Furlong said Wednesday he is awaiting the toxicology report on a woman found dead in a car on prison property.

Hantavirus case reported by Carson City health officials

Health officials in Carson City are advising residents to use extra care around areas where rats and mice may have been living after discovering a person had been infected with the hantavirus.