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The Retired Senior Volunteer Program, Inc. (RSVP) is hosting a free pancake breakfast for all veterans on Veteran’s Day, Thursday, November 11, 2021.

This event will take place at the Carson City Elks Lodge on 515 N. Nevada Street, Carson City, from 9 to 11:00 a.m. All local senior veterans are invited to join RSVP for pancakes, sausages, and beverages. Celebrity chefs Charlie Abowd, Carson City Supervisor Stan Jones, and Carson City Sheriff Ken Furlong will be serving pancakes.

As daylight saving time ends, NV Energy offers the following winter safety and energy efficiency tips as more time is spent indoors using electricity to heat and light homes to a comfortable setting.

Across the nation, school districts celebrated College and Career Awareness throughout the month of October by wearing college gear or military career attire every Wednesday. This year, Carson City School District teachers and their students joined in this celebration, so the conversation with students about the importance of a college-going culture is continued.

Here is the Carson City area road report for the week of Nov. 8-14, 2021. Closures are expected at the following locations due to road and utility work:

Soroptimist International of Carson City joins with our Partnership Sponsor, Allison MacKenzie, to invite businesses, nonprofits and local agencies to sponsor a woman from their company or from the community as a “Women Helping Women” Honoree in recognition of her dedication to improving the lives of women or girls.

In an effort to recognize and support our nation’s veterans, Elks National President Keith Mills has proclaimed November to be Veterans Remembrance Month.

He urges all Americans to join the Elks in service to the veterans in your community.

Let us remember the words of Elk member, President John F. Kennedy, who said, “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them.”

Despite the challenges of the last year, the Elks lived by their pledge to never forget our veterans.

In partnership with Immunize Nevada and Optimumedicine, the Carson City Senior Center will be hosting a COVID-19 booster vaccination event on Wednesday, Nov. 17 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. available to COVID booster eligible individuals (those 65 or older, 18-64 with underlying medical conditions or those employed in a high-risk area).

One of the top freestylers of the 1970s, Ed Nadalin was born in Ridgecrest, California in the Mojave Desert in 1955.

He now lives in Carson City, Nevada.

A 22-year-old Mound House woman was arrested in the area of Fairview and Lepire for DUI, Child Endangerment, and Hit and Run after driving her vehicle into a wall while allegedly intoxicated.

On Friday night, instead of heading home to begin their weekend, city employees instead headed to the MAC to face off in the annual Dodgeball Tournament.

Members of city staff in every department from accountants to firefighters and everything in between joined in, dressing in silly themed costumes while they hucked volleyballs at each other.

A beautiful tangerine sunrise Saturday wakes up the sky on Saturday morning.

Northern Nevada’s newest dispensary, Battle Born Dispensary, will host a grand opening Wednesday, Nov. 10 from 2 – 3 p.m., with Lyon County Commissioners Wes Henderson and Ken Gray for a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at 2:30 pm.

There will be a work day at Carson Ridge Disc Golf Complex on Saturday 11/6 at 9AM. All are welcome.

There will be tasks for all ability levels. Please bring gloves and sturdy shoes.

We will meet at the parking lot (Flint Drive and Rifle Range Road).

For more information go to the Carson Ridge Disc Golf Club facebook page or email:

Local Nevadan’s, Chef and artist Francisco Espinoza, along with wife and partner Evelyn Espinoza plan to open a new sophisticated restaurant, bringing a fresh perspective for food, menu full of new dishes to taste and a beautiful space to see. Eve’s Eatery will include breakfast, lunch and occasionally pop-up fine dining dinners.

Sheriff Kenny Furlong has announced his intention to run for re-election in 2022. Sheriff Furlong stated that it has been an honor and a pleasure to carry out the responsibilities of being the Sheriff of Carson City. He is proud of his Leadership Team and just as proud of the collaborative multi law enforcement agency cooperation that has been built, especially during his current term.

The Carson City Board of Supervisors unanimously selected Carson City resident Robert L. Weise to recommend to fill the vacant senate seat shared between Washoe County and Carson City.

After Washoe County and Carson City each nominate an individual, they will jointly choose who will fill the senate seat.

In an effort to keep traffic on US50 and not in the neighborhoods in Meyers, a right-turn restriction pilot program was implemented this past summer.

With many weekend visitors leaving South Lake Tahoe during the same four-hour window, there is extra congestion on US50 in Meyers during this time. Combine this with heavy snowfall and highway closures, internet, and wayfinding apps finding more expeditious routes, people don't want to stay in line and leave in search of a quicker route.

Hello fellow anglers. We have some changes going on which are coming real soon.

The first would be changing our clocks back on Saturday night. Yes it is sad, we will lose an hour of fishing in the evening, but you have a little more time in the morning of light to get to your destination.

The Carson City School District has two large projects under construction right now.

Local Rotarians will learn about them at the club’s next meeting on Tuesday, November 9th, at noon in the Brewery Arts Center’s Grand Ballroom.

The public is invited to attend to learn more about those projects.

A 23-year-old Silver Springs man was arrested early Friday morning for DUI 2nd after allegedly causing a crash on the freeway by driving in the wrong direction while under the influence.

According to the arrest report, deputies were dispatched to the area of the 580 and Arrowhead at around 12:45 a.m. on report of a head-on accident alert in the area.

On Sunday, October 24, 2021 Xquisite had the honor of working together with some amazing and generous friends for an event that was hosted at Millennium Medical Spa.

This day was marked by a very rare and intense rainstorm for Northern Nevada, however it did not stop people coming out to support us in the fight against Human Trafficking.

Carson City Health and Human Services (CCHHS) is providing the Quad-County community with a weekly update for the week starting October 28 and ending November 3, 2021.

Receive all of the benefits of registering early for winter session and spring semester: No stress, get your desired classes and make more time to plan for your financial obligations.

As the holiday season approaches, all Greater Nevada Credit Union branches and Greater Nevada Mortgage offices are again inviting northern and eastern Nevada residents to contribute to Greater Nevada’s Greater Giving donation drive.

Carson City's The Greenhouse Project will be holding an informative workshop focusing on the how-to's of compost this Friday, Nov. 5 at the Foothill Garden behind Carson-Tahoe Hospital.

Veterans and seniors are invited to the Carson City Senior Center Wednesday, Nov. 10, at 11 a.m. for a special presentation of the colors and speeches by the Carson High School NJROTC to recognize and honor those that served and sacrificed for the freedom of our country.

Barbara Lynn Clark is the winner of the 6th Pat Holub Award for her oil painting “Leaving Bodie.” The Pat Holub Award is an award presented by Pat Holub during the Annual Nevada Artists Association’s “Nevada Day Show.”

It's Turkey Time! Friends In Service Helping is hosting their annual High Five Turkey Drive this Thursday, Nov. 11 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Nissan Carson City. Donate a frozen turkey (sides are welcome too!) or $10 so we can do the shopping for you. Help us provide a “Holiday for the Hungry” this Thanksgiving season.

Nissan Carson City is located at 2750 S Carson St, Carson City.

A 60-year-old Zephyr Cove man was arrested early Thursday morning for suspicion of gross misdemeanor destruction of property after allegedly being drunk and breaking a gaming service light fixture at a casino after he couldn't find his vehicle, according to a Carson City Sheriff's Office booking report.

Dan Stucky, Deputy Public Works Director, gave an update regarding Carson City’s affordable and workforce housing project known as Sierra Flats during Thursday’s Board of Supervisors meeting. The project would create 160 units specifically for those with lower incomes.

Since the project last came before the Carson City board 18 months ago in April, the development team has been able to secure federal funds and grants after overcoming numerous hurdles.

Coach Blair Roman has retired as Head Football Coach after 14 seasons leading the Senators Football Program. Coach Roman’s record at Carson High School was 81-63. The Senators won 6 league titles under his guidance: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015. His teams also qualified for the playoffs 9 times.

Periods of gusty winds have moved into the Carson City, Carson Valley area Thursday morning as part of a weak weather system passing through. By Saturday there's a chance for valley rain and high elevation snow showers, with more unsettled weather ahead late Sunday night into Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service.

CARSON CITY — Nevadans traveling between Reno and Las Vegas for the holidays can book stress-free holiday travel through Salt Lake Express’ daily bus service between Reno and Las Vegas, funded under an agreement with the Nevada Department of Transportation.

November 2021 commemorates the 25th anniversary of the Quality-of-Life Initiative, a voter approved sales tax dedicated to parks, trails, open space, and the Boys and Girls Club in Carson City.

Carson City Parks, Recreation and Open Space invites the community to celebrate with a fun variety of free activities for all ages and abilities.

Carson CIty Fire Department and sheriff's deputies responded Wednesday night to a two-vehicle crash near the intersection of Roop and William streets.

In October, Carson City Toyota General Manager Jeff Campagni presented Richards Crossing with a $1,500 donation. Richards Crossing is a Nevada Rural Housing affordable housing property that opened in 2016, providing safe housing for the homeless, displaced veterans and very low-income families.

The Nevada Board of Wildlife Commission will hold a workshop Friday to discuss language for a potential ban of wildlife hunting competitions, specifically predatory or furbearing animals such as coyotes.

Carson City Health and Human Services will be offering the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for those ages 5 to 11 years at community COVID-19 vaccination events throughout the Quad-County Region (Carson City, Douglas County, Lyon County, and Storey County) starting Monday, Nov. 8, 2021.

Tomorrow, Thursday Nov. 4, the Carson City Board of Supervisors will put forth their nomination of a Carson City or Washoe County resident for the District 16 Senate seat vacated by Ben Kieckhefer, which encompasses both Washoe County and Carson City.

All nominees must be a resident of either Carson City or Washoe County and must be registered Republicans.

As the community celebrates 100 percent containment of the Caldor Fire, firefighters are sharing lessons learned from the fight to protect neighborhoods in Christmas Valley, Meyers, and South Lake Tahoe in a new bilingual video and a special issue of Tahoe In Depth newspaper.

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