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Churchill County launches redesigned website

Churchill County launches redesigned website

Rodeo is a big event at the Churchill County Fairgrounds. This image is one of several that rotate on the home page of the redesigned website Refreshed design has modern look, is mobile-friendly Churchill County relaunched its website this morning with a new, modern look, better functionality and more responsive design. “We are pleased to offer...

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VFW Post 1002 Presents Awards at CCHS

VFW Post 1002 Presents Awards at CCHS

Keith Lund, Math and History teacher at CCHS, Melissa with the VFW Auxiliary, Ashby Trotter CCHS student, and Mike Terry at the High School on Thursday. Ashby Trotter Will Compete Today in Mesquite in the Regional...
Larry Wayne Craig

Larry Wayne Craig

Larry Wayne Craig March 27, 1942 to January 7, 2019 LARRY WAYNE CRAIG, age 76, passed away on January 7, 2019 in Yerington, NV. He was born March 27, 1942 in Gary, Indiana to Robert and...
Mary Sara Ann Hunter

Mary Sara Ann Hunter

March 1, 1926 – Jan. 15, 2019 Mary passed away peacefully on Tuesday Jan. 15, 2019. She was born in Waterville, Minnesota to Eza and Jessie Hall Wolter, being the oldest of three children.  In her youth she lived in...
Dahl Guest Speaker at Chamber Lunch

Dahl Guest Speaker at Chamber Lunch

Rachel Dahl, Publisher of The Fallon Post speaks to 42 chamber members at the most recent Fallon Chamber luncheon. Rachel Dahl, Publisher of The Fallon Post spoke yesterday at the Fallon Chamber luncheon.  She presented information...
The Paragon Hotel by Lyndsay Faye

The Paragon Hotel by Lyndsay Faye

This week Carol “do you have a library card” Lloyd recommends The Paragon Hotel — calls it “a ride worth taking.” Alice “Nobody” James is on a train headed west running from the man, dicey life,...
NDOT Will Fund Traffic Light at Roberson Lane

NDOT Will Fund Traffic Light at Roberson Lane

Fallon Churchill Fire Department, Churchill County Sheriff, Nevada Highway Patrol, and the Banner Churchill Emergency Medical Services responded to an accident at Highway 50 and Roberson Lane, Wednesday, January 16th. There were only minor injuries. Photo...
In Memory of Deborah Lynn Kissick

In Memory of Deborah Lynn Kissick

CARD OF THANKS Well, it's hard to say good bye to anyone but we had to say that to Deb. Thank you everyone for the letters, cards, wishes and especially the donations to St. Jude's and The American Cancer Society....
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Oasis Academy Students Make WNC Dean’s List

Oasis Academy Students Make WNC Dean’s List

Pictured back row: Brooke Shyne, Abby Pike, Keith Mason, Tanner Stritenberger, Conor Keitz. Front Row: Karley Frederick, Savannah Robinson, Iliana Hockenberry-Grimes, Hailey Duke, Emily Richards, Jordan Moon Congratulations to these Oasis Academy high school students who...
Hospital Auxiliary donates $140,000 for Labor & Delivery Renovation

Hospital Auxiliary donates $140,000 for Labor & Delivery Renovation

FALLON, Nevada — Banner Churchill Community Hospital has completed a top-to-bottom makeover of its Women and Infants Services department, made possible by a generous $140,000 donation from the Banner Churchill Community Hospital Auxiliary. The first renovation of the maternity unit...
Federal Furloughs — Commentary

Federal Furloughs — Commentary

By Cogitare — How important is it to remember history?  It can be a guide or a nudge for our behavior.  For seven years during the Revolutionary War, soldiers and officers served and fought and died.  In most cases they...
Greenwave Basketball Games Cancelled

Greenwave Basketball Games Cancelled

All basketball games that were scheduled for today in Truckee, California have been cancelled due to inclement weather.
Births — January 2019

Births — January 2019

IT'S A GIRL! River Rose Bennett, born on January 28, 2019 at Banner Churchill Community Hospital weighing 6 lbs., 15 oz. and measuring 20" in length. Parents are Erika Ricks and Kevin Bennett. IT'S A BOY! Connor Joseph Lorow, born on...
Thousands of Railroad Ties in Hazen

Thousands of Railroad Ties in Hazen

Omaha Track is storing thousands of railroad ties on the property they bought in Hazen from the Truckee-Carson Irrigation District in hopes of building a rail park. By Rachel Dahl – There is a pile of...
NAS Fallon Longhorns Rescue Lost Snowshoer

NAS Fallon Longhorns Rescue Lost Snowshoer

190111-N-UT455-1006NAVAL AIR STATION FALLON, NV (Jan 8, 2019) The Longhorns Search and Rescue team from Naval Air Station Fallon that conducted a rescue in the Sierra Mountains southeast of Lake Tahoe stand by one of their...
Girls Indoor Soccer Team Brings Home Championship

Girls Indoor Soccer Team Brings Home Championship

The Fallon U12 Girls Indoor Soccer team brought home the Reno Sportsdome Indoor Soccer League Championship Saturday, January 12, 2019.  Throughout the season Fallon beat out teams from Reno, Lake Tahoe, Truckee, and Carson City, going into the tournament in second...
Anne McMillin Hired as PIO for Churchill County

Anne McMillin Hired as PIO for Churchill County

Julie Guerrero, (left) Executive Secretary at Churchill County meets with Anne McMillin, the new Public Information Officer for Churchill County as they reactivate the county social media pages. By Rachel Dahl —  Twenty-five years ago a...
Early Morning House Fire on Bench Road

Early Morning House Fire on Bench Road

By Rachel Dahl —  The Fallon Churchill Fire Department was called to a house fire at 7:56 a.m. this morning. Over 30 volunteer firemen responded to 1463 Bench Road, 13 miles west of Fallon. There were no injuries and the fire department...
The Library Book by Susan Orlean

The Library Book by Susan Orlean

Carol Lloyd recommends The Library Book as an interesting history of and tribute to libraries. This recounting of the 1986 fire that devastated the Central Library in Los Angeles acts as a catalyst for a primer...
Increase Your Online Presence with TheFallonPost.org

Increase Your Online Presence with TheFallonPost.org

The Fallon Post is a local project focused on delivering complete coverage of community news and happenings to the residents of Fallon and Churchill County.  We aim to support local business by driving customers to both your physical and digital...
CCHS Athletics Report 1-5-2019

CCHS Athletics Report 1-5-2019

The Greenwave swept the Dayton Dust Devils, winning all six games Friday.   Freshmen Girls 46-10 Freshmen Boys 37-31 J.V. Girls 50-15 J.V. Boys 56-28 Varsity Girls 57-7 Varsity Boys 80-43   Next game will be at home vs. Lowry...