7 hrs ago
Neighborhoods: Comstock rings in the holiday on Saturday
Have breakfast with Father Christmas from 9 to 11 a.m. at Piper's Opera House. Adults are admitted for $10 and kids $8.
11 hrs ago
Comstock welcomes visitors
More than 200 people attended the recent Comstock Mining Inc.'s new headquarters open house and its first pour anniversary on Nov. 21. There was a ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the anniversary of the first pouring of its gold into an 800-plus ounce piece of gold.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Community news for Dec. 3
The parade starts at the Fourth Ward School and travels the length of C Street, lighting up shops and buildings as it passes.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Mark Twain turns 178 today [photo gallery]
It's Mark Twain's birthday today. On this day in 1835, the author of several America classics and former writer for the "Territorial Enterprise" in Virginia City was born.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Bowls a reminder of Carson City's hunger problem
Robin McGregor, owner of Carson City Pottery housed in the basement of the Children's Museum of Northern Nevada, spearheaded the Empty Bowls Project to raise money for Friends In Service Helping, which feeds about 20,000 people in Carson City each year.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Dini honored at Nevada Rural Health Day celebration
Yerington native and former Nevada State Assemblyman Joe Dini, known as Speaker Emeritus, is one of several people who were honored last week by the University of Nevada School of Medicine and the State Office for Rural Health as part of National and Nevada Rural Health Day.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
More Entries Sought for Virginia City's Parade of Lights
The Virginia City Tourism Commission is seeking entries for the annual Parade of Lights, held Dec. 7, 2013 in historic Virginia City.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Patty Cafferata: Doten's Thanksgiving Day celebrations on the Comstock
Since America's earliest days, the people have celebrated Thanksgiving Day, and several presidents acted to create an official holiday.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
How Virginia City was named?
Finney was trying to break a bottle's neck to drink its whiskey, but shattered it.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Positively Northern Nevada: Sparks company provides parts for the U.S. Navy
This week, we heard about RIX Industries because the Sparks company provided important equipment for the USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Storey County inmate found dead after DUI arrest
Storey County officials say an inmate who had been booked on suspicion of driving under the influence apparently hanged himself in his jail cell a few hours later.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Patriotism on parade
The Girl Scouts of Sierra Nevada show their support for veterans while walking in the Veterans Day parade in Virginia City on Monday.
Vets Honored in Virginia City
In Virginia City, every day is about honoring our veterans. It's obvious when you arrive for the first time and see the banners dedicated to the men and women who have served our country.
USS Reno history on display
The USS Nevada made history on Dec. 7, 1941, when the battleship was badly damaged during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in Hawaii.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
City of Reno, Virginia City Hosts Veterans' Day Parade
The Veterans' Day Parade ceremonies begin in Reno at 11:00 a.m. at the river on the Virginia Street Bridge, according to an official with the City of Reno.
Highway 50 project aims to fix safety problems
The Nevada Department of Transportation has proposed a "T" intersection at State Route 341.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Festivities to honor Veterans Day
If you're planning your three-day Veterans Day weekend, here are a few things to consider: * Reno: Reno's Veterans Day Parade ceremonies begin at 11 a.m. on Monday at the Powning Veterans Memorial Park, 150 South Virginia Street .
Wed Nov 06, 2013
Health care workshops scheduled in region
On Jan. 1, 2014, the Affordable Care Act goes into effect, and everyone must have health insurance coverage.
Tue Nov 05, 2013
Comstock Mining, Inc. (LODE) - Metals and Mining - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Study Released
Comstock Mining Inc. is a gold and silver mining company, based in the US. The company acquires and develops projects in the Comstock District.