Comstock Center to present art exhibit
The Comstock History Center will present "One Is Silver, the Other Is Gold: Celebrating 25 Years of Nevada Folklife Apprenticeships" featuring 22 visual artists who have received grant support from the Nevada Arts Council as master or apprentice artists in a variety of folk traditions.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Students learn about arts on the Comstock
Comstock Youth Works interns recently visited St. Mary's Art Center where they toured the exhibits, met the Resident Artists, and attended a College and Career Fair.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Carson not in Mint condition, just yet
Clipping from the Gold Hill Evening News on Jan. 13, 1864, , from an article in which Mark Twain mentions the Carson City Mint.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Major paving begins as part of U.S. 50 project
Major paving begins as part of U.S. 50 project Single lane closures expected from 7 p.m. to 11 a.m. weekdays.
Michigan visitor comes to see Yerington PO mural
Michigan visitor comes to see Yerington PO mural Visitor to Yerington comes from Michigan to see 1930s downtown Post Office mural.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Highway 50 East repaving begins tonight
A spokesman for the Nevada Department of Transportation said the $6 million contract will repave and improve the highway from Arrowhead Drive at Carson City's eastern border to a mile east of State Route 341, the cutoff to Gold Hill and Virginia City.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Major Paving Begins as Part of U.S. 50 Repaving, Improvement Project
From the Nevada Department of Transportation: Major paving work is scheduled to start Sunday evening, July 20 on U.S. 50 in the Moundhouse area as part of a Nevada Department of Transportation project to enhance the highway.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Hero Talks About How CPR Saved Child
"It was hot. We were in Virginia City all day and we just decided we wanted to come and cool down.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Storey County to seek second opinion in death investigation
An autopsy shows a Virginia City woman whose death has raised questions died of multiple blunt force trauma to the head.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Thunderstorms Reported Across Northern Nevada
At 3:16pm, a NWS meteorologist tracked a strong stationary thunderstorm four miles west of Fort Churchill station, or 16 miles east of Virginia City.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Hundreds Celebrate Independence Day in Virginia City
For those who wanted to have more of a vintage 4th of July celebration, hundreds came to the Comstock for the annual parade.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Independence Day events set
The 22nd annual RSVP carnival with food, rides and games for all ages will be Thursday through Sunday in Mills Park.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
A 19th century steam powered engine featured July 4 in Virginia City
A circa 1879 Clapp & Jones steam powered fire engine will be fired up as part of Friday's Fourth of July activities in Virginia City, offering a unique opportunity to see a rare piece of fire history in operation.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
On Your Side: Autopsy complete into Virginia City death
An autopsy into a possible suspicious death in Virginia City has been completed.
Fourth of July events set
Virginia City's schedule of events is as follows: A parade will start at noon at the Fourth Ward School; Shootout on the Hill will be from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Fourth Ward School; Comstock Cowboys Second Amendment Concert will be at 6 p.m. in the Delta parking lot next to the Bucket of Blood Saloon; a raffle will be at 7 p.m., followed by a ... (more)