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Crews responding to wildfire between Fernley and Silver Springs

FERNLEY, Nev. (KOLO)--Crews are responding to a fire about half way between Fernley and Silver Springs.Both the North Lyon County Protection District and the Central Lyon County Fire Protection District are responding.Sierra Front Interagency Dispatch Center reports the Bureau of Land Management is

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Carson City arrests: Jail inmate served with felony battery by a prisoner warrant

In other bookings:— A 32-year-old Dayton woman was arrested Monday, 3:41 p.m. in the 7000 block of Highway 50 East for a misdemeanor violation of suspended sentence warrant issued April 26, 2018 out of Carson City Justice Court. Bail: $1,000.


Fernley man gets life in child molestation, pornography case

A Fernley man was sentenced to life in prison for child molestation and child pornography, according to a release from the Lyon County District Attorney.Ronald T.J. Engle, 57, was sentenced Aug. 6 to life in prison on nine counts and one to three years on one count in Third Judicial District Court.T


Driver crashes into Wadsworth home; runs away on foot

WADSWORTH, Nev. (KOLO) -Authorities in Wadsworth are searching for a driver who crashed into a home during a pursuit just after 9 p.m. Tuesday, August 14, 2018.

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Lyon County Crews Knock Down Lightning Sparked Wildfire

North Lyon County crews knocked down a wildfire about about half way between Fernley and Silver Springs. The fire, burned less than an acre and was in a remote area, so no structures were threatened. The fire is believed to have been started by lightning.

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Fernley Republican Women hosting Lyon County sheriff candidates

The Fernley Republican Women (FRW) will hold its next meeting at the Fernley High School Library, 1300 Highway 95A, on August 21, 2018. A light meal will be served at 6 p.m. and the meeting will start promptly at 6:30 p.m. The FRW will host a forum and debate presenting Al McNeil (I) and Frank Hunew


Teen arrested in Carson City is accused of deadly shooting in Dayton

Several others were also previously arrested for their alleged involvement in the shooting. That includes Tieler Ash Frayo, of Dayton; Malik Amir Avila, of Gardnerville; Jordan Andrus, of Carson City; and Kane Wallace, of Carson City. All of the suspects are 17 years old and were being held at the L


Football invades Fallon this weekend

The Lahontan Valley is going to be hopping with non-stop football this weekend.The Greenwave football team hosts a scrimmage with Lassen on Friday followed by the Sierra Youth Football League Experience, an all-day scrimmage event, on Saturday – both at the Edward Arciniega Athletic Complex.Coming o


Silver State Sights: The Silver Queen Hotel

VIRGINIA CITY, Nev. (KOLO)It was the 1870s when Virginia City was absolutely booming, and it was during that decade, when theSilver Queen Hotelwas first built.“It’s kind of like you go back in time when you are in there. If you go upstairs you can rent those rooms. You feel something in there. Its p


Suspect arrested in connection with deadly Dayton shooting

YERINGTON, Nev. (KOLO)Friday night the Tri-County Gang Unit along with the Carson City Sheriff's Office arrested 16 year old Jonathon "Johnny" Ortiz, of Carson City, in connected with the shooting death of Joseph Jarratt in Dayton, Nevada.


Senior lunch menus for week of Aug. 13

Note: Menus for week of Aug. 13 subject to change without notice. Choice of beverage included.Carson City Senior Center, 911 Beverly Drive:MONDAY: Honey apricot chicken, wild and long grain rice, California blend vegetables, fresh orange sections, whole wheat bread, margarine.TUESDAY: Chile relleno,


5th juvenile arrested in fatal shooting in parking lot

YERINGTON, Nev. — A fifth juvenile has been arrested and jailed in the May 7 shooting death of a 34-year-old Carson City-area man.The Lyon County Sheriff's Office says the arrest Friday night by the Carson City Sheriff's Office and the Tri-county Gang Unit of a 16-year-old from Carson City means all


Two killed in late-night crash in Lyon County

YERINGTON, Nev. (KOLO) -The Lyon County Sheriff's Office confirms two people were killed in a single-car crash Wednesday night west of Yerington, just outside the city limits.


Free engineering mini camp for kids planned in Silver City

About the Silver City Summer Program: Each summer, the historic Comstock community of Silver City partners with local and regional groups and community volunteers to offer public programming in science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM), with events at the town's park and community cent


Wildlife talk at Dayton State Park featured Saturday, August 18

DAYTON, Nev. — Join park staff for a program about wildlife living along the Carson River. Participants will take a short walk next to the river to look for signs of wildlife. A limited number of binoculars and wildlife guides will be available. Please bring water, sun protection, insect repellant,


Dayton vet realizes dream, builds mini-golf course

Mike Pulos put an unusual item on his bucket years ago, and was determined to get it done."You know how you say you're going to do something?" said Pulos.First, Pulos thought he might complete it in El Paso, Texas, where he and his wife Barbara lived for two years."We had a huge yard and were going


Hot August Nights cruises into the “Biggest Little City” with new and expanded events

Over 6,000 vehicles will call the streets of Northern Nevada home for the 32nd Annual Hot August Nights festival. The week-long celebration commences in the historic mining town of Virginia City, Nev. on Friday, Aug. 3 to Saturday, Aug. 4. Then it's down the mountainside to the Main Event in Reno-Sp


NDOT completes sidewalk improvements in Fernley

As construction completes over the next week, drivers will see the previously-closed lane reopen, with intermittent lane and shoulder closures for finishing work.


Free engineering mini-camp for kids this Tuesday in Silver City

SILVER CITY, Nev. — Boys and girls ages 7-13 will build and code robots to move during an annual engineering mini-camp in Silver City on Tuesday, August 14 from 10 a.m. to noon. The free activity will be led by the Society of Women Engineers’ Sierra Nevada section, in partnership with FLL Team VC Si


Suspect arrested in connection with fatal shooting in Dayton

On the evening of May 7, 2018, the Lyon County Sheriff's Office responded to shots firedcall in the shopping center parking lot on Pine Cone Road in Dayton. Arriving deputies found Jarratt with multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced deceased on the scene.