The North Lyon County Fire Protection District is seeking candidates to fill a vacated Director’s position on the Board of Directors. Candidates must live within the boundaries of the District. Interested parties need to provide the District with a resume and letter of interest no later than 3:00 pm on Wednesday July 8, 2009. For complete information call the District Office at 575-3310.
Added by My Fernley News on June 30, 2009 at 9:01pm —
Permalink: Gibbons applauds Reid
June 30, 2009
SENATOR’S EFFORTS WILL HELP RENEWABLE ENERGY WORK ALREADY DONE BY GOVERNOR
Carson City - Governor Jim Gibbons today applauded Senator Harry Reid’s new efforts to encourage renewable energy production in several Western… Continue
Added by My Fernley News on June 30, 2009 at 3:27pm —
Beginning Tuesday, June 30 and ending Sunday, July 5, Frontier Fun Center celebrates Independence Day with some great Specials.
1. Wear your Red, White and Blue and Adults bowl for $2 a game, Juniors(17 and under) bowl for $1 per game.
2. Pitchers of domestic beer are just $6 each.
3. Hot Dog and Lemonade for just 76 cents!
These specials run open to close for the entire week.
Note: Frontier Fun Center will be closed on Saturday, July 4 in observance… Continue
Added by Mike Wells on June 27, 2009 at 4:07pm —
Permalink: Senior Planner Sacked
June 26, 2009
Sources reported that earlier today Community Development Director Fred Turnier sacked Senior Planner William "Bill" Cadwallader citing the reason as "not meeting expectations".
Cadwallader was escorted from the city building this morning before noon.
Cadwallader was the Senior Planner in… Continue
Added by My Fernley News on June 26, 2009 at 4:28pm —
Energy Advisor will research problem and solutions
June 26, 2009
Permalink: Governor Orders Immediate Study Of High Gas Prices
Carson City - As the summer vacation season gets underway, higher gas prices may keep many Americans closer to home. “Millions of tourists drive to Nevada, we need to find out why gas prices have risen so quickly and see if… Continue
Added by My Fernley News on June 26, 2009 at 2:14pm —
Permalink: 20th Anniversary Steel Plate/Handgun Shooting Match
Lovelock. Northern Nevada area shooting clubs celebrated 20 years steel plate/handgun shooting matches on June 13 and 14, 2009. Winnemucca Handgunners Association, Pershing County Shooters Association, Carson City Shooters Association, and Stillwater Firearms Association (Fallon) jointly hosted the event.
Added by My Fernley News on June 18, 2009 at 7:30pm —
Reno, June 17 — Agricultural producers interested in obtaining Farm Bill funding for conservation practices should apply by July 17.
Applications for the Environmental Quality Incentives Program, Agricultural Management Assistance, and Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program must be submitted by July 17 for producers to be considered for funding during this fiscal year.
EQIP provides payments to install conservation practices such as fuel breaks, seeding and irrigation systems… Continue
Added by My Fernley News on June 18, 2009 at 5:14pm —
Added by My Fernley News on June 18, 2009 at 4:22pm —
*Free Bicycle Safety and Check Up Clinic*
June 17, 2009
Relentless Martial Arts in Fernley is pleased to bring Tod Sherman and the crew from High Desert Bicycles of Reno for a clinic on bicycle safety and bicycle maintenance. This event is open to the public and free. Donations will be accepted for the Fernley Community Garden and the Relay for Life. Mr. Sherman will be bringing his years of bicycle experience to help children better understand how to be… Continue
Added by My Fernley News on June 17, 2009 at 4:24pm —
Permalink: FernleyNews.com - Fencing comes to Fernley!!!
June 17, 2009
Relentless Martial Arts in Fernley is pleased to host Mr. Eric Momberg from the High Desert Fencing Alliance for a special week long ½ day camp.
Mr. Momberg will be teaching the different types of swords, Olympic style Fencing, the history and lore of Sword fighting. Participants will be allowed to… Continue
Added by My Fernley News on June 17, 2009 at 4:04pm —
Permalink: Art Bell's Wife Denied U.S. Visa
June 06, 2009
Airyn Bell, wife of radio talk show legend Art Bell, has been denied a U.S. Visa. Read about their incredible struggle against the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). [Click the image on the left for proof the USCIS received the necessary documents from the Bells.]
Please also help Art plead his wife's case.… Continue
Added by My Fernley News on June 15, 2009 at 2:30am —
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Latimer Art Club of Reno is sponsoring the show " Nevada"Inside/Out - of miniature paintings and drawings, which will be exhibited at the Nevada Historical Society Museum in October and November of this year.
All prospective artists must be residents of Nevada (or members of Latimer Club) and be over 18 years of age.
The show will be judged and juried, and there will be various prizes… Continue
Added by My Fernley News on June 12, 2009 at 1:48pm —
PDF - Schedule
It is the American Cancer Society Relay For Life's 25th Year Anniversary and the Fernley Relay For Life is the only Northern Nevada Relay that is lasting a full 25 hours. Because of this we have a full schedule and a lot of celebrating to do. It is going to be a huge party. We have a full load including: Bands, a Presenting Speaker from Renown at our Opening Ceremonies, Survivor Stories,Team Games,… Continue
Added by My Fernley News on June 11, 2009 at 2:45am —
Permalink: Improving Business and Community Are Topics of Upcoming Fernley Chamber of Commerce Workshops
June 11, 2009
The Nevada Commission on Economic Development (NCED) has been invited to Fernley by the Fernley Chamber of Commerce to provide two half-day workshops on Monday, July 13th designed to help businesses be more prosperous and to help the… Continue
Added by My Fernley News on June 11, 2009 at 2:23am —
I see that Fernley News has joined with Fernley Relay for Life.
Relay for Life is an event that raises funds for the American Cancer Society.
As a cancer survivor myself, I know that research for a final cure is important, and I support such research.
However, the American Cancer Society has caved.
It provides money to Planned Parenthood.
A percentage of the money that is raised by volunteers to fight Cancer is given by the America Cancer Society to Planned… Continue
Added by William E Bauer PhD on June 9, 2009 at 5:51pm —
Starting this Friday and continuing every Friday through September 4, 2009, Friday is "Funny Money Friday at Frontier Fun Center". On Friday, open to close, rent a lane for one hour for $18.00 and we will give you $18.00 in FFC Cash! That's $36.00 of value for just $18.00. The FFC Cash can be spent just like cash anywhere at FFC excepting gaming, vending and amusement machines. The only restriction is that the lane rental may not be paid for with FFC Cash. Shoe rental is not included.
Added by Mike Wells on June 9, 2009 at 1:45pm —
The Alterd Racing team is making their final preparations for Octane Fest next weekend and we hit a bump, there just isn't enough money to go round for the painting, promotional material and entry fee. So if there is anyone out there (I know that times are tough) that has a few extra dollars to donate to the promotion of Good, Clean, Fun please contact myself or Howie. We would definitely love to hear from you!
In other news the truck is now one color (thank heavens) and Will is… Continue
Added by Sarah Hazen on June 6, 2009 at 8:40am —
June 5, 2009
The Fernley Chamber of Commerce is pleased to host a meeting for community planning & development leaders with the Nevada Commission on Economic Development (NCED) and the Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) which offers many tools to help communities plan, grow and prosper. This event is open to all people interested in being involved with the development of our community.
Community Development Block Grants, rural Development Authority grants, technical… Continue
Added by My Fernley News on June 6, 2009 at 12:23am —
June, 5, 2009
We are the Fernley Chamber of Commerce and we are hosting a half-day Business Growth Workshop on Monday, July 13th at the City Hall Council Chambers, starting at 1:00 o’clock, featuring the business and marketing specialists from the Nevada Commission on Economic Development (NCED). Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to hear and personally meet the “Who to Know” people who will help get you on your way to the top.
If you’ve ever wanted to gain new… Continue
Added by My Fernley News on June 6, 2009 at 12:20am —
Agenda items include
Consideration and Possible Action pursuant to NRS 241.030 Disciplinary Action in open meeting to consider the "character, alleged misconduct, professional competence, physical or mental health" of the Fire Chief Hector Blanco. Possible action can include but is not limited to, "termination, suspension, demotion, reduction in pay, reprimand, endorsement, engagement, retention, acceptance of resignation if tendered, or no action"…
Added by My Fernley News on June 5, 2009 at 5:00pm —