Western Nevada College President Burton Accepts New Position With The Nevada System Of Higher Education

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Western Nevada College (WNC) President Chester (Chet) Burton has announced that Friday, Aug. 18 will be his last day at WNC. Burton has accepted the position of Chief Financial Officer for the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE). Mark Ghan, vice president of administrative and legal services, will assume the role of Officer … Continue reading Western Nevada College President Burton Accepts New Position With The Nevada System Of Higher Education

Author Melba J. Ray-Leal To Speak On Women & The Pony Express At Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park

Courtesy of Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev.- Author Melba J. Ray-Leal will speak on her book Women and the Pony Express in a free event at the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park on Saturday, Aug. 19 at 10 a.m. The Pony Express was a relay of horses and riders which delivered express mail during 1860 and 1861, over 1966 miles … Continue reading Author Melba J. Ray-Leal To Speak On Women & The Pony Express At Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park

GoFundMe Pages Started For Douglas High Alum Who Was Victim In Hit-And-Run East Of Sparks

Staff Reports · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Medical bills are beginning to stack up for Randy Anderson and his family, and friends are attempting to raise funds to help offset costs. Anderson, a Douglas High alum who grew up in Carson Valley, was the victim of a hit-and-run the morning of Aug. 3 while attempting to assist with a separate crash east of … Continue reading GoFundMe Pages Started For Douglas High Alum Who Was Victim In Hit-And-Run East Of Sparks

East Fork Firefighters Tackle Quarter-Acre Blaze Near Topaz Ranch Road Tuesday Evening

Courtesy of East Fork Fire Protection District · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — On Tuesday evening, East Fork Fire Protection District crews responded to a quarter-acre fire in the area of Topaz Ranch Road and Eagle Mountain Tuesday evening. The fire appears to have started from a power pole issue, said East Fork Deputy Chief Dave Fogerson. Brush 4 with three firefighters was quickly on … Continue reading East Fork Firefighters Tackle Quarter-Acre Blaze Near Topaz Ranch Road Tuesday Evening

Class Resumes At Scarselli Elementary After Crews Investigate Odor Resembling Gas

Courtesy of East Fork Fire Protection District · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — At 11:07 a.m. Wednesday, East Fork Fire Protection District personnel was alerted to a reported smell that resembled gas at Scarselli Elementary School in the Gardnerville Ranchos. School officials advised they could smell an odor outside and were evacuating the students. Rescue 7 arrived within seven minutes to find the school evacuated … Continue reading Class Resumes At Scarselli Elementary After Crews Investigate Odor Resembling Gas

Western Nevada College Announces Summer Semester Dean’s List

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 1 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Western Nevada College is proud to announce that 32 students have qualified for the 2017 Summer Dean’s List. To earn this distinction during the summer term, students attained a grade point average of 3.50 or higher and completed six units of classes or more. Students achieving the academic honor are: Carson City Nicole … Continue reading Western Nevada College Announces Summer Semester Dean’s List