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Tuesday, July 7, 2020 8:18 AM
Soon, the sawdust will fly in the Pershing County High School shop building.  Great Basin Community College has joined industry leaders to offer Core Construction Training (CCT). The high school will host the 80-hour class Aug. 3-13. It will meet daily from 7:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.
Since former principal Tom Brooks left the shop for an administrative post, the portable building behind the school has been quieter. That’s about to change.
  • Thankful for the open space of Nevada
    Living in rural Nevada affords us wide-open spaces, big vistas, and a relatively small population for all this space.  
    Having access to nature, in our yards, parks, and public lands is something we should not take for granted.  
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  • FCAA providing free lunches for kids
    The Frontier Community Action Agency is sponsoring free lunches for children 18 years of age and younger. They are available behind the Pershing County Community Center Monday through Friday from noon until 1 p.m. Continue this story
  • Murals highlighting diversity going up on University of Nevada campus
    The University of Nevada, Reno campus is currently moving forward on the creation of a large-scale art mural project. The project consists of two thematically related murals, one located on the east-facing façade of Sierra Hall on Virginia Street at 10th Street, and one interior to campus located on the west-facing wall of the Ansari Business Building auditorium, between Ansari and the Pennington Student Achievement Center. Both murals are expected to be completed in July. Continue this story
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Humboldt County’s Matti DeLong makes a run in junior high barrel racing on Friday morning during the 35th annual Silver State International Rodeo. With social distancing applied the rodeo was able to take place this year, with contestants from around the west competing for a week.
Humboldt County’s Matti DeLong makes a run in junior high barrel racing on Friday morning during the 35th annual Silver State International Rodeo. With social distancing applied the rodeo was able to take place this year, with contestants from around the west competing for a week.
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 1:00 AM
With the sports world turned upside-down this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 35th annual Silver State Rodeo was able to take place last week at the Winnemucca Events Complex.
  • Cleveland manager Terry Francona won’t sidestep the hot-button topic any longer. He believes the Indians need to change their contentious nickname.
    “I think it’s time to move forward,” Francona said Sunday.
    Francona’s comments came two days after the Indians, amid a nationwide movement to erase racially insensitive symbols, released a statement saying the organization is “committed to engaging our community and appropriate stakeholders to determine the best path forward with regard to our team name.”
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  • Bryson DeChambeau pounded protein shakes and lifted iron to transform his body, adding 40 pounds of mass, and changed his game to put a premium on power.
    The plan is working.
    With jaw-dropping drives and some clutch putts, DeChambeau won the Rocket Mortgage Classic by three strokes Sunday for his first victory of the season and sixth overall. He became the first PGA Tour player since 2004 to lead a tournament in driving distance, along with shots gained off the tee and putting.
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  • Humboldt Softball League kicks off 2020 co-ed season
    The Humboldt Softball League began its 2020 co-ed season last week at the Winnemucca Sports Complex, with a handful of games. The league features seven teams this year and they will play every Tuesday and Thursday into August at 7:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.

     
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