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Welcome back to the Everything Winnemucca Magazine!

Each & every month don’t forget to grab the Everything Winnemucca for your local calendar of events embellished with engaging and helpful articles. At Everything Winnemucca we are locally minded and always welcoming new ideas, suggestions and talent! Please enjoy your magazine. Read it, share it, tear out coupons and recipes, it’s yours! You can also read it online or send to a friend at everythingwinnemucca.com! We are your community magazine and remember, “if you need to know, it will be in the Everything Winnemucca.” God Bless! Marin Wendell, Editor of Everything Winnemucca

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What’s Going on in Winnemucca?

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Calendar of Events

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Home is where the Heart is...

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Eggs, Omelets & More... 6 Ways to Bring Spring Inside Khoury's Wine of the Month

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The Great Outdoors

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West is Best Best Ball Golf Tournament Gadget Guy

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Shop ‘Til You Drop...

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Spring 2014 Has Arrived

Organic Beer and Wine How to Prolong the Benefits of Bodywork A Yoga Experience G  et an Edge During the Busy Spring Season C  ombating Itchy/Watery Eyes during Seasonal Allergies

Dames N Design

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Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise...

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The Family Life

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Operation Easter Cutest Kids How the FCAA Helps People Fuzzy Friends Say NO! to Parvo Humboldt County Library

April Showers Bring May Flowers Ready to Rockcrok™ J elly Bean Jar Count Lemon Essential Oil

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APRIL 2014 Calendar of Events

All local events are welcome. Email events to Marin at marin@everythingwinnemucca.com.

Story Times at the Humboldt County Library - Winnemucca, NV 85 E. 5th St. Bilingual English/Spanish Story Time (For all ages) – Mon at 10 am

book and making a craft.

Story Time (2-5 yr. old) – Tues at 10 am

Adult Book Club will be meeting on Tuesday, April 8th at 7:00 pm in the Nevada Room. They will be discussing the book “The Death of Bees” by Lisa O’Donnell.

Baby Bounce (up to 24 months) – Thursdays at 10:30 am Super Saturday Stories (For all ages) –Saturday at 10:00 am Book Clubs K-2nd grade book club meets Thursday, April 17th at 3:30. They will be reading a Nevada Young Reader nominee book and making a craft. 3rd-4th grade book club meets Thursday, April 24th at 3:30. They will be reading a Nevada Young Reader nominee book and making a craft. 5th-6th grade book club meets Wednesday, April 16th at 3:30. They will be reading a Nevada Young Reader nominee book and making a craft. 7th-12th grade book club meets Wednesday, April 23rd at 3:30. They will be reading a Nevada Young Reader nominee

CRAFT CLUB will be meeting Wednesday, April 30th at 3:30. They will be making Mitten Monsters.

Snap Circuits will be Saturday, April 5th and Saturday, April 12th from 10-12pm. Cost is $2 per person, but pre-registration is required. Winnemucca Civic Chorus Practice most Thursdays from 7-9 p.m. French Ford Middle School Band Portable if you enjoy music Please join us, questions: email winnemuccacivicchorus@gmail. com Winnemucca Rotary Club Every Wednesday, 12 – 1 pm April 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th Come join us for a new guest speaker each week! Las Margaritas Banquet Room New guests are always WELCOME! Rainbow Girls –Masonic Lodge, corner of Fifth and Baud Sunday, April 6th and April 20th

Open to all girls ages 11-20 Learn about charity, hope and service through work and involvement in service projects Desert Twisters Square Dancing Class April 17th 7 pm at the JR High Auditorium First 3 Classes are FREE! More info, call Dennis at 623-5516 School District Spring Break March 31st through April 4th Spring Break at the library Thursday, April 3rd from 2:304:00pm We will be planting flowers and celebrating new beginnings with books and flowerpots. All ages welcome! Kindergarten Screening April 7th through 10th Winnemucca Convention Center Call your childs school to make appointment D3 Church Preview April 12th at 5 p.m. D3 Church preview service Curious about D3 Church? We are a Bible-based, gospel-preaching, Christ-following group of people focused on spreading the news of Jesus throughout the city of Winnemucca and beyond. We

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are Disciples making Disciples who make Disciples. Come and worship with us at our next preview service, Saturday, April 12 at 5 p.m. at D3 Church, located at 403 Hanson Street (next to Curves). Leave your expectations at the door and come see what D3 is all about! Winnemucca Horse Race April 12th Main Arena and Track-Events Complex Nevada Muleys April 12th at 5 pm Banquet and Fundraiser Spring Spritzers! Saturday, April 19th Winnemucca Downtown Business Association 3-6 pm, $20/per person, purchase your glass in front of the Financial Horizons Building Operation Easter! Saturday, April 19th Winnemucca Sports Complex The fun starts at 11:00 am DON’T FORGET YOUR CAMERA FOR PICTURES WITH THE EASTER BUNNY!

Frontier Community Coalitions Annual Cultural Diversity Dinner Saturday, April 26th at 6pm West hall, Winnemucca Convention Center The event will include entertainment and an “All you can eat” buffet of foods representing many of the cultures that comprise Humboldt, Lander and Pershing Counties. There will also be a silent auction inclusive of travel packages and local treats. Tickets are on sale at the door or by calling the Coalition office at 775-273-2400 or Sunny at 304-0396. All proceeds go to sustainability of important Coalition programs. Kaia FIT Winnemucca Relay for Life Team • Glow in the Dark Run for Buns March 22nd at City Park Registration is at 6:45 pm and the run begins at 7:15pm. Come get your glow on! $20 entry fee per person • Bottoms Up Bowling April 26th at Spare Time Bowl 7-9 pm $10 entry fee per person

Easter Eggs! Humboldt County Library Saturday, April 19th at 10:ooam All ages welcome!

• Oodles for Noodles Spaghetti Feed May 17th at the Martin Hotel 4 pm $5 per dinner (spaghetti, salad, bread and a soda)

EASTER! April 20th Grass Valley Baptist and D3 church would like to invite you to their Easter Sunday Services! Winnemucca Convention Center

For additional information, contact Candi LaFortune at 775-621-8683

43rd Annual Peace Officers Banquet April 24th at7:00 pm West Hall Convention Center Winnemucca Balloon Festival April 25th, 26th and 27th Dawn, Winnemucca Sports Complex Life Line Screening April 25th at 9am East Hall Convention Center

Save The Date: Everything Winnemucca Block Party May 17th at 3-6 pm - Drink, be Merry and Go-Round - Scavenger Hunt - Fun for families of all ages! The festival begins in the Khourys parking lot, and the first 50 guests that purchase a Drink, be Merry and Goround glass will also receive a bag filled with goodies from local businesses! Safe Haven Rescue Zoo 7th Annual Fundraiser May 17th at the Winnemucca Convention Center Call Safe Haven at (775) 538-7093 for additional information

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Calendar of Events Senior Center Calendar of Events for April 2014

Thursday, April 10th and Friday, April 11th Lora Myles, Attorney

Saturday, April 5th Humboldt County 4-H Community Service Project 1:00 pm

Tuesday, April 15th – 5:30 pm Toastmasters

Monday, April 7th Power paws 4:00 pm

Friday, April 18th – 10:30 am Blood Pressure Checks

Tuesday, April 8th Oven Warriors 3:30 pm

Tuesday, April 29th – 5:30 pm Toastmasters

Thursdays, April 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th: 10 am crafts

Wednesday, April 9th Boots and Spurs 3:30 pm Livestock Skillathon Club 6:00

4 H Calendar of Events For April 2014

Fridays, April 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th: 1 pm Panguingue

For additional information on anything 4-H has to offer, please call Sharon Barton at 623-6304

Friday, April 11th Bot Builders 3:30 pm

Special Events in April:

Tuesday, April 1st Dust Bunnies 3:30 pm

Tuesday, April 15th Dust Bunnies 3:30 pm

Wednesday, April 2nd Boots and Spurs 3:30 pm 4H Livestock Skillathon Club 6:00 pm

Wednesday, April 16th Boots and Spurs 3:30 pm Livestock Skillathon 6:00 pm

Mondays, April 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th: 1 pm cards Tuesdays, April 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, and 29th: 10am crafts, 11:45 Bingo Wednesdays, April 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th: 11:30 Music and 1 pm cards

Tuesday, April 1st – 5:30 pm Toastmasters Friday, April 4th – 10:30 am Blood Pressure Checks

Monday, April 14th 4-H Power Paws 4:00 pm

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Thursday, April 17th Crafty Critters-3:30pm Saturday, April 19th Humboldt County 4-H Community Service Project 1:00 pm Monday, April 21st Power Paws 4:00 pm

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Friday, April 25th Bot Builders 3:30 pm

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Saturday, April 26th Livestock judging/skillathon 7:30 am Monday, April 28th Power Paws 4:00 pm Wednesday, April 30th Livestock Skillathon 6:00 pm

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Eggs-traordinary!

Did You Know This About That?

In the pantheon of nearly perfect foods, eggs are at the top of the list! Loaded with nutrition, inexpensive, low in calories, and quick to fix, eggs are an extraordinary food source. Uniquely packaged, eggs are a staple in everyone's refrigerator. In this issue we entertain you with some fast facts about eggs, explain how to make the perfect omelet, and describe a few other favorites. We finish with some scrumptious recipes that will have you rediscovering this eggs-traordinary ingredient!

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A laying hen will lay an egg every 25-30 hours. The formation of an egg occurs on a two-foot long track beginning with the yolk. The egg white forms around the yolk as a protective barrier, and as a last step, a shell is formed around both the yolk and white. A hen requires 12 hours of light to be in a laying mood. A rooster is not necessary for egg production, only for the production of chicks.


Eggs have “staying power” – it takes the body about four hours to digest eggs because of the fat and protein complements. Egg whites cook faster than egg yolks, egg whites begin to set at 145 degrees F while egg yolks begins to transform at 150 degrees F. Cooks eggs over low heat generally works the best for uniform results. Eggs are considered to be safely cooked at 160 degrees F. Keep your hard-boiled eggs separate from fresh eggs in the refrigerator by placing a drop of food coloring in the boiling water; your eggs will be color-coded for eating. Alternatively, spin an egg to determine if it is hard -boiled or raw; a hard-boiled egg will spin evenly, while a raw egg will spin with a wobble. Egg whites will not whip well if there is any trace of fat present. For beaten egg whites, make sure that no speck of yolk is present and that both the beaters and bowl are grease-free.

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An egg yolk is 50% water, 34% fat, and 16% protein, while the egg white is 90% water and 10% protein. The yolk contains most of an egg’s cholesterol and 75% of its calories in addition to vitamin A, Thiamine, and Iron. The egg white contains more than half of the egg’s total protein. Chalazae (ka-LAY-zee) are the opaque, white stringy things present in an egg white. They help to hold the yolks suspended inside the egg. The chalaza does not require removal. The fresher the egg, the more prominent the chalaza may appear. Eggs on the market are commonly available in four sizes: Medium, Large, Extra-Large, and Jumbo. The difference in volume between the eggs can make a difference in some recipes. Use the size of egg prescribed in the recipe, or adjust accordingly in sensitive situation.

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Eggs-cellent Omelets For breakfast, lunch, or dinner, an omelet is a great choice. French in origin, an omelet is not nearly as difficult as some might like it to appear. The secret to a great omelet is a great nonstick pan. An egg's proteins coagulate at low temperatures, and are famous for making a pan difficult to clean. A good nonstick pan alleviates many of the problems with cooking eggs whether scrambled, fried, or as with an omelet.

The Classic Rolled Omelet

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Step 1

Beat 2 eggs with 1-2 Tbsp of milk, (or water), in a bowl with a fork or wire whisk until evenly blended. Add a pinch of salt and freshly ground pepper. For best results, begin with room temperature eggs by allowing the eggs to set for 30 minutes after removing them from the refrigerator.

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Heat an 8-inch, nonstick skillet or sauté pan with sloped sides on medium heat. Add 1-2 tsps of butter to the heated pan. Tip and roll the pan around allowing the melted butter to coat the pan’s surface.

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Pour the egg mixture into the pan. With a nonstick spatula, push on the sides of the cooking egg encouraging the liquid portion to flow into the void. Continue this motion working around the pan until no more liquid flows. Gently keep loosening the omelet from the pan along the way so that it slips around the pan easily.

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Allow the omelet to finish cooking undisturbed. Omelet fillings may be added as the “stripe” down the middle of the pan. For proper folding or rolling, avoid overfilling the omelet. Keep the omelet loose in the pan with a couple shakes of the pan.

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Tip the pan forward and flip one-third of the omelet back on itself. Slide the omelet onto the plate with the folded edge first. With a tip of the pan, allow the remaining third to overlap on the folded portion of the omelet.

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Other Egg-stras!

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Fill your omelets with delicious fillings according to your taste. Here are a few of our favorite combinations: - Avocado, cheddar cheese, sour cream, salsa - Brie, sauted mushrooms, a sprinkle of thyme - Mozzarella, diced pepperoni, and tomato sauce - Chile con carne, cheddar cheese, sliced scallions - Diced bell pepper, onion, zucchini - Ham slice or dice, cheddar cheese - Tomatoes diced, and a slather of prepared pesto - Olive tapenade, diced tomatoes

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Egg White Omelets These omelets use just the white of the egg and are often preferred for those desiring lower calories or lower fat intake. The egg whites may be frothed, (not beaten, however), prior to adding to the heated pan. The addition of herbs, tomatoes, or onion provides good flavor enhancements.

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Frittatas and Tortillas Cousins to the omelet, an Italian frittata, or a Spanish tortilla (see featured recipe below) are similar egg dishes where additions, (vegetables, meat, herbs, or your choice) are added to the egg mixture prior to cooking. The result is a thick, pancake-like egg dish that is flipped halfway during cooking. The "pie" is cut into wedges and served. Two nonstick pans work well for inverting the frittata and finishing the cooking. Use a 10-12-inch heavy-bottomed skillet.

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Quiche A great quiche has a creamy, custard filling encased in a tender flaky crust. Eggs are combined with milk and/or cream to form a custard-like mixture. Additional ingredients - limited only by the imagination - are added to the mixture or placed in a waiting pie shell. To prevent a soggy crust, partially prebake the shell. Use a removable bottom quiche pan or flan pan for easy presentation. Alternatively, a deep-dish pie dish will perform well for delicious quiches.

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Q: Some eggs tout extra Omega-3 and Omega 6 compounds, how are these eggs different? A:

Chickens fed flax seed produce eggs with greater quantities of Omega-3 and Omega-6 compounds, essential fatty acids. Flax is high in these compounds and transfer to the egg through the chicken's feed. Omega compounds are thought to have health benefits in triglyceride and cholesterol management.

Q: How can I keep boiled eggs from having a green-tinged yolk? A: The green color around the yolk of a hard-cooked, boiled egg comes

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from too much heat. The yolk is high in proteins that when exposed to too high of a temperature for too long interact with the yolk's sulfur compounds creating a green color. To avoid this, start hard-boiled eggs in cool water, allow the pot to come just to a boil, then remove from the heat. Cover the pot and allow the eggs to stand 15 minutes in the hot water. Cool the eggs in a cold bath water and peel, or refrigerate.

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Q: What is the best way to store eggs? A: Eggs may be kept at room temperature for a few days, but degrade quickly. Refrigeration extends the shelf life of an egg greatly. The ideal storage temperature for eggs is 40F. Avoid storing eggs in the door of the refrigerator, which is typically warmer than the central compartments. Store eggs in their original cardboard carton; it helps to maintain a higher humidity environment while reducing odor absorption.

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Here are some troubleshooting tips: (1) If the bottom is browning, but the top is still wet: use a lower heat setting that allows for more even cooking. (2) If the omelet can't be folded, there may be too many eggs for the size of pan. For an 8-inch pan, use a maximum of 3 eggs; for a 10-inch pan, use a maximum of 5 eggs. Also use a modest portion of filling for good folding. (3) If the omelet is sticking to the pan, use a good quality nonstick pan. Keep loosening the omelet from the bottom of the pan during early stages of cooking. A little butter added to the pan will help with sticking and will add a flavor boost.

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To help get ourselves into the spring mindset, we can first create a springtime atmosphere within our homes—an atmosphere that will allow growth, creativity, and happiness to thrive. The days are getting longer, the sun is shining brighter. With a few small changes, we can wake up feeling energized and positive in a refreshed home. After a long season of cold and snow, it’s time to turn your winter blahs into springtime aahs. We’ve got just the cure with six fresh tips for bringing the beauty of the season inside.

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Flowers from the grocery store are an easy and inexpensive way to bring a fresh dose of spring indoors. Divide a large bouquet into several small vases to brighten every room in the house. Or group several flowers in different shades of the same color to create one bold arrangement. For the freshest flowers, ask a clerk when they receive deliveries and shop on that day. Look for flowers with firm stems and slightly opened buds, and avoid ones with slimy stems, discolored leaves and wilting petals.

For inexpensive, spring-inspired artwork, look for a nature book filled with full-page illustrations of everything from exotic mushrooms to butterfly species to flowers. Carefully cut the pages from the book, frame them and hang. For added value interest and a more organic feel, stagger the frames on the wall like a collage. And the best part is when you’re ready for a new look, it’s easy to update your art collection with illustrations from another book.

2. Springtime is for the birds Nothing ushers in the start of spring quite like the sound of birds chirping. To enjoy the sights and sounds of spring inside your home, hang a bird feeder outside the window of a room where you spend the most time.

3 Scents of the season Banish the stale air of winter from your home by eliminating odors at their source with Spring Collection room deodorizers. Then, bring the smell of fresh air, fragrant flowers and fresh-cut grass indoors by opening the windows. And if you have time, hang the laundry out to dry for the warm smell of sun-kissed sheets.

5. Pops of Color There’s no better way to transform your home for spring than by adding pops of fresh color. Even simple things like adding throw pillows in a modern green print or an area rug in a colorful floral pattern can make a big impact. Or, go all out and paint an accent wall in a cheerful yellow or luscious green.

6. Eat green Ideally we should be eating fresh greens all year round, but spring is the time to just go full force. Fill your refrigerator with the freshest, tastiest, local greens you can find, and make a point to cook with them every day. Remember to be mindful as you prepare your food, and put love into everything you make. After all…you are what you eat. Yes?

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Are all you ladies ready for the greatest event of the year? Grab your girlfriends, don your favorite little black dress and join us for our DAMES-N-DESIGN Gala Event on May 10th. This event is intended to celebrate women. All women, those in business-those that work from home-those that stay at home with babies, all are wonderful, magnificent creatures that need to be exalted for everything they do in a day! What better way to glorify ourselves than joining with other women and enjoying a lovely night out making new friends, relaxing and viewing this seasons latest fashions at Winnemucca’s first-ever fashion show! Humboldt Volunteer Hospice is working in conjunction with the Winnemucca Downtown Business Association to host this new event to our community. Local vendors will also be participating in this wonderful night, and this will be a great opportunity for everyone to see what they have to offer! Tickets for this great event will go on sale beginning April 1st.

Individual prices are $35, but a full table of 8 can be purchased for $240. Purchasing a table ensures that all 8 of your girlfriends can sit together during the event. Tickets and tables are limited, so make sure to pick yours up today! The Frugal Flamingo, located at 720 E. 4th Street, and also Le French Twiste, 357 S. Bridge Street, will have tickets available for purchase. This Gala Event will be a formal Black and White affair. So be sure to dress snazzy. There will be music, food and a no-host bar along with the fashion show. A fun-filled evening for everyone! Humboldt Volunteer Hospice is a local non-profit organization. They honor and support individuals in our community who are suffering from a chronic, debilitating, or terminal illness. Hospice provides continuous evaluation of needs and networks with agencies in the community to meet the changing needs of the patient and family. If you have any further questions or comments, please feel free to contact the Humboldt Volunteer Hospice at 623-6218. APRIL 2014 | everythingwinnemucca.com

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Happy Spring to everyone…Now, since the majority of the readers of this great publication, Everything Winnemucca are on the west side of the United States, I think we should look into departures from the West Coast. For us here in Winnemucca and surrounding areas the West is Best. After all, the closest international airport is 165 miles west of Winnemucca. So let’s head west for your next vacation. Let’s start out in San Diego, California. Here there are cruise lines running out of San Diego starting with short 3-night cruises up to 45-night cruises - amazing. The nice thing about taking a cruise off the West Coast is the ease of getting there from remote areas like Winnemucca. Our journey begins when we leave from Winnemucca with the 2-1/2 to 3 hour drive to the Reno Airport for that flight. If you do not wish to take a week long cruise or you would like to make it a combination vacation, that can be arranged as well. After all, when you use

a travel service, planning a fantastic vacation gets a whole lot easier. You may want the best of both worlds, like a little land and a little sea. No problem, San Diego has a fit for any traveler. You can plan a nice stay at one of San Diego’s many fine hotels, add a trip to the world famous San Diego Zoo or maybe a day at SeaWorld – and why not add a 3-night cruise too. How can you top that? And don’t forget the many missions that you can visit while in the area. Now that's what I call thinking out of the box, a trip for everyone in the family. San Diego has so much to offer the traveler - you could spend the day at one San Diego's many beaches, or rent a car for the day and take San Diego's 59-mile scenic drive. For more information on this scenic drive and other great things to do, stop by the visitor information center to pick up maps, brochures and Visitor Guides at the International Visitor Information Center, an official visitor center of the San Diego Tourism Authority,

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located at 1140 North Harbor Drive (in front of the B Street Cruise Ship Terminal). Telephone ahead for hours at 619236-1212. In addition, there are some very awesome things to do and see all over the San Diego area. I will run a few more by you. Why not check out Harbor Island, Point Loma, Cabrillo National Monument, Ocean Beach, Mission Bay Aquatic Park, Birch Aquarium at Scripps and Salk Institute, Balboa Park and much, much more. Now that we have covered San Diego, let's move up the coast of California to the beautiful city of Long Beach. The City of Long Beach is on the southern end of Los Angeles County.

It is a beautiful city on the Pacific Coast and home to the RMS Queen Mary, an awesome vessel to visit. Again, as with San Diego, there is plenty to do in the Long Beach area, and is also home to The Aquarium of the Pacific. If you plan to take a cruise or just visit the Long Beach area, The Aquarium of the Pacific is a must see. One of the exhibits is a three-story Blue Cavern tank and has something to see for everyone. Now about the cruise line that calls Long Beach home - Carnival Cruise Line. Carnival Cruise Line offers cruise vacations from 2 to 23 days departing from the Port of Long Beach. You can choose a 2-day sampler or a longer cruise vacation if you like, to Mexico. There are many combinations when it comes to planning a great vacation. Just Right Cruises land and sea vacations always puts you first. So always check with a travel advisor for the best advice. Ok, enough of the sales pitch let's get back to talking about ports and beautiful places to visit! Temperatures in the Long Beach area are mild for the most part, with average lows of 45-65f and average highs of 67-83F depending on the time of year you visit. Other things to do in Long Beach - The El Dorado Park Nature Center is a unique place to visit, they have a nature trail that is second to none and offers an easy family-friendly walk of 1.8 miles. You will see beautiful vistas by the lake walking towards the trailhead plus a wild mulberry field filled with wildlife. This nature center is a great place to unwind.

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There are a number of museums such as the Museum of Latin American Art and the Long Beach Museum of Art. You can visit the beaches and take up windsurfing or sailing. For a real thrill, you can also take a helicopter tour offered from the Long Beach Airport, which offer tours that fly over Hollywood and much, much more. Now it’s time to move a little farther North up the coast to the port area of Los Angles, California. The Port of

Los Angles is located in San Pedro, which is a part of the Los Angeles Metropolitan Area. This port is a busy port for all types of shipping and of course, cruise lines. This is an awesome location for the cruise lines because it is easy to get to. First the Los Angeles International Airport is one of America's major International Airports and is easy to fly in and out of. When it comes to variety, the Port of Los Angeles has a lot to offer. There are eleven cruise lines that port at the Los Angeles Cruise Center, plus there are cruises departing Los Angeles for ports-of-call around the world. Some of the most popular destinations are the Mexican Rivera, Hawaii, and Alaska. The city of Los Angeles has so much to offer the traveler that I will only be able scratch the surface. Now, in addition to having a great airport and Cruise Center they are a short distance from a world famous attraction known as Walt Disney’s Disneyland in Anaheim. Mr. Walter Elias “Walt” Disney bought a 160-acre site in 1953 and began construction in 1954. Disneyland opened on July 17, 1955 and is the second most visited park today. Just across from Disneyland’s maingate you will find California Adventure, Disneyland's sister park. You can find other well-noted attractions in the greater Los Angeles area. If amusement parks are your thing, this area is home to just a few (lol). You will find Knott's Berry Farm, and oddly enough it was also built on a 160-acre piece of land just like Disneyland. Plus other fun-filled attractions like


Los Angeles boasts over 360 things to do when you visit the Los Angeles area. So back to thinking out of the box, you can do a combination vacation and your travel advisor can help you put a package together that fits your time and budget. Now we are heading 382 miles north of Los Angele to one of the most famous places on earth, San Francisco. We are going right to the Port of San Francisco which was born out of the California Gold Rush of 1849 and has been called one of the three great natural harbors in the world. One of the most famous spots at the San Francisco Port/Pier is the Embarcadero and San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf at Pier 39. The Port of San Francisco has visits from many cruise lines. Most cruises departing San Francisco head south to the Mexican Rivera and North to Alaska, and even to Hawaii. There are cruises to other areas but you will need to contact your travel agent for more information. The San Francisco Port is a working port with many things going on and tourism is one of them. It is a very cool place and is a must visit. Now that you are in San Francisco there is no shortage of things to do or see. How about a visit to the "The Rock," on Alcatraz Island. Here you will stand in the prison cells of notorious criminals like Al Capone. Alcatraz Island is easy to get to from Pier 33 by ferry. The ferry does sell out quickly, so be sure to plan your trip in advance.

How about a ride on a cable car or on the F line historic streetcar. Go to Ghirardelli Square - Ghirardelli is the secondoldest chocolate company in the United States. Check out the Oakland Hills area and tour the Chabot Space & Science Center, or maybe one or more of the many museums like the California Academy of Sciences, the Exploratorium, San Francisco’s Museum of Modern Art or the Asian Art Museum, just to name a few. You can also take a drive to the world famous wine country of Napa Valley, or take a guided tour to this area from San Francisco. Many of these tours are self-guided and can be done on your own, but guided tours are also available. Your travel agent can help you arrange your stay and tour. You will certainly enjoy yourself when you plan a cruise or vacation in San Francisco.

We are now ready to go to our final West Coast port farther north – just a little over 800 hundred miles from our last port of San Francisco to Seattle, Washington.

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the world-famous movie studio and theme park, Universal Studios featuring movie studios, tours, attractions, rides. Not too far north in Santa Clarita, you can get your thrills at Six Flags Magic Mountain. Magic Mountain is a great place and has some crazy rides; however, a number of the attractions have height requirements. So if you are traveling with smaller children be sure to check that out in advance.

The port of Seattle offers two downtown cruise terminals, and convenient air travel connections makes Seattle the preferred choice for Alaska or Pacific Northwest cruises. And as with the other port cities we have visited, Seattle is an awesome place with a ton of great things to see and do. You can choose to fly into Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, also known as Sea-Tac. You can arrive the same day and go right to your cruise line, or maybe hang out in Seattle for a few days before or after your cruise. After all, there are some must see places in Seattle. We will start out by going to the Space Needle and once again we are talking about a world famous spot on earth! If you stay in Seattle you must put the Space Needle on your bucket list of things to do. Skycity Restaurant is all I have to say. Dining here is a once, ok maybe twice, in a lifetime event. For the 360° rotating panorama view, you must make reservations for this awesome place to visit. You can make reservations for the Space Needle Skycity Restaurant up to 90-days in advance. When dining at the Skycity Restaurant your trip up to the 580-foot observation deck is included. Now for a little history about the Space Needle, it was built for the World’s Fair in 1962 which drew over 2.3 million visitors. It is hard to believe that the design of the Space Needle was first put on a napkin in a coffee house. The Space Needle is the result of a compromise between the designs of two men, John Graham, Jr. and Edward E. Carlson. The artist was Edward E. Carlson and was inspired by the Stuttgart Tower in Germany. Hey coffee drinkers - Seattle is home to the original Starbucks and the store still retains its original look. You will find this world famous coffee maker at another famous Seattle hot spot - Pike Place Market. Pike Place Market is home to Seattle’s first farmers market, which is all about fresh and a great place to eat! Yes eat, after all what is vacation for - food! (lol). As with other port cities, Seattle is not without it's great museums such as the Museum of History and Industry, or the Nordic Heritage Museum plus many other awesome museums. There are so many cool places to see when you are in this beautiful Pacific Northwest city of Seattle. So we have visited ports from Southern California to the Pacific Northwest. Each port city we stopped at is unique in its own right. Each port city we visited is home to a cruise line, although some may be seasonal. Each of these ports is a quick trip by air from Reno; however, it may be easier to drive to San Francisco by personal vehicle, or think Amtrak. Each port offers parking nearby for a fee.

So start making your West Coast travel plans today, and until next time, may you stay well and travel safe.

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Join us at the Rotary Club of Winnemucca/Humboldt General Hospital 2 Person Best Ball Golf Tournament on May 3 & 4 at the Winnemucca Golf Course for your share of $40,000 in prizes. Hole in One prizes include a $10,000 cash prize sponsored by A and H Insurance, Inc. and a 2014 Polaris ACE sponsored by Sonoma Cycle. There will be a target drive for men and women sponsored by Recology, a longest drive sponsored by Turquoise Ridge Mine and closest to the pins sponsored by the Newmont Mining and Hycroft Mine each day with the winners receiving guns, jewelry, or money. Everyone has a chance to win $10,000 cash in a putting contest sponsored by Klondex Mines, LTD on Saturday evening. Silver Standard Resources/Marigold Mine will sponsor lunch each day. The tournament raises funds for scholarships and youth activities in Humboldt County. Entry fees are $130 per team with 100% payout. No more than a ten stroke differential between team members is allowed and we expect to have two full flights. Green fees for the two days are $104 per team and carts are $60 per team for the two days. Players are encouraged to purchase up to 4 mulligans per team at a cost of $10 each. There will also be a Calcutta on Saturday evening at the course after the putting contest concludes. Rooms are available by calling the Winnemucca Inn at 775-623-2565 or 800-633-6435. You can register on line by searching Winnemucca-rotary and clicking on the click here to register link. Spots are filling fast and we can only accept the first 60 paid teams! For further information call Tom Klein at 775-397-0624.


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Sharp Aquos Q+ 60" or 70" LED TV Sharp has been a leader in LED technology from day one and the Aquos Q is no exception. When compared to your average “Full HD”TV at a measly 6 million subpixels, the new Sharp lays down an amazing 16 million subpixels giving you more detail, depth and color. You can also expect not to get blurred with a 240HZ refresh rate. Plug in the SmartCentral 3.0 for your personal TV guide, mobile connectivity and all the apps you need. When not in use “Wallpaper Mode” kicks in display any photo you chose. Now the only question is do I need 60” or 70”? Good luck!

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Spring 2014 has arrived!

Contributed by Kateri’s Karma

What length for shorts? That's a question many women have asked while trying on a host of clothes in the dressing room. There are so many choices today, including regular shorts, Bermuda shorts, capris, and cropped pants. Different people offer so many tidbits of advice, and often they contradict each other. And you're still left wondering what length works: shorts, capris, or cropped pants. People define these bottoms differently, but length usually dictates classification, regardless of whether you fall under misses, petites or women’s sizes:

Shorts Hem falls at or above knee | Capris Hem falls between ankle and knee Cropped Pants Hem falls around ankle (These pants are sometimes also called "high-waters.") Length not only determines what to call these garments; it can also determine what looks best on your body. Dressing for your body type requires you to evaluate the points you want to emphasize or de-emphasize. So what length for shorts ultimately depends on your feelings about your body. For instance, if you want to emphasize long legs, you'll choose clothingto do so. If you think your long legs make you look too lanky, you'll choose clothes that de-emphasize the length of your legs. But if you want to follow the advice of fashion gurus instead of just going on your impressions when you look in the mirror, you'll need to understand body shapes. Fashion designers have often considered the hourglass shape to be the archetype of female body shapes. Thus fashion consultants often advise women with other body types how to create the illusion of a more hourglass-type figure. A box-shaped woman gets tips how to create the illusion of a waist, and a triangle-shaped woman is told how to create the illusion of bulkier shoulders to balance out her bottom half and create a greater sense of symmetry. Symmetry, in fact, is the key thing you may want to think about achieving when you shop for womens clothing. That is, shoulders and hips should look the same width (with definition at the waist), and torso, neck, and head should look the same length as legs. When you're deciding what length for shorts, you'll be concerned with the length of your upper half matching your legs. The general consensus is that longer shorts or shorter capris look good on most women. Longer capris and cropped pants can make your legs look shorter, so you'd want to avoid those unless you have long legs. Length and width both play a role in selecting your clothes. Remember symmetry. What length for shorts may not be the only factor you need to consider. You may also need to consider the hem shape, rise of the waist, and pocket detailing. Advice can help you decide what length works: shorts, capris, or cropped pants. But the ultimate decision has to rest with how you feel when you look in the mirror. If you follow someone's fashion advice, but you still don't feel good in a particular outfit, don't buy it. Your level of comfort and confidence, not just your clothing, will affect how others perceive you and how you interact with others. Stop into Kateri’s Karma and try on some different options. We have new capri’s, shorts and sandals arriving often. Don’t miss out on a thing! Search Kateri’s Karma and “Like” us on facebook. The Kateri’s Karma facebook page is updated any time new items are available. Let us help you spruce up your springtime wardrobe!

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Spring has officially sprung and we cannot wait to see everyone's garden in full bloom! Our favorite part about being a floral designer is seeing flowers in bloom all year round, rain or shine! We love being able to brighten someone’s day any time of year by delivering a fresh cut floral arrangement right to your door! You might be wondering to yourself, "How do they get flowers all year round?", and the answer is, the wonderful growers all over the world make it possible! We get flowers from farmers primarily in California, Florida and South America, but due to the season or variety, they don't always have what we need, that's when our flowers make a journey from all over the world, anywhere from Holland, Australia, or Asian countries, just to make into your flower arrangement! The flowers can be grown in a field outdoors, or in a controlled environment like a greenhouse with artificial sun and heating. Cut flower production has a long and distinguished history. Roses, carnations, and chrysanthemums have been cultivated for centuries in many parts of the world. Now, with the development of air transportation and refrigerated trucks in the last fifty years accelerated the concentration of the cut flower industry and allowed it to move to areas with the best climates for optimum production conditions and lower production costs and made it possible to grow and send out 100's of different species of flowers and greens. For the consumer the situation could not be better. Large amounts of modestly priced flowers are readily available and they can choose from a staggering array of gorgeous flowers, foliage’s, stems, and fruits. All they have to do is look for them.


Birth Month Flowers and their Meanings January's birth flower, the carnation, comes in several

different colors to convey different meanings, much like roses. A pink carnation means affection, while a red carnation means 'I love you.' White carnations mean pure love, striped carnations means regret that a love is not shared and yellow means rejection or disappointment. The other January flower is the snowdrop, which used to be considered bad luck due to the fact that it would always seem to appear to grow in graveyards. Nowadays, it signifies hope and beauty.

February's birth flower is the violet, which signifies watchfulness, loyalty, and faithfulness. Give a violet to someone to let them know you'll always be there for them. The other February flower is the primrose, which lets someone know you can't live without them. March's birth flower is the daffodil, which means unequaled love; the sun is always shining whenever your significant other is around. The other March flower is the jonquil, which signifies desire for affection returned. It also is used to convey sympathy. April's birth flower is the daisy which conveys innocence, loyal love, and purity. It is also a flower given between friends to keep a secret; the daisy means "I'll never tell." The other April flower is the sweet pea. Sweet peas signify blissful pleasure, but are also used to say good-bye. May's birth flower is the lily of the valley, which signifies sweetness, humility, and a return to happiness. If you want to show your loved one that your life is complete with them, give them a few lilies of the valley. The other March flower is the hawthorn plant, which represents hope and supreme happiness. Hawthorne signifies that you want only the best for the recipient.

July's birth flower is larkspur. Each color variation of larkspur has a different meaning: pink means fickleness, white conveys a happy nature, and purple normally represents a first love. Generally, larkspur indicates strong bonds of love. The other July flower is the water lily, which signifies purity and majesty. August's birth flower is gladiolus, or 'sword lily.' Gladiolus represents remembrance, calm, integrity, and infatuation. With gladiolus, the recipient's heart is being "pierced with love." The other August flower is the poppy. A red poppy signifies pleasure; a white poppy is given for consolation, and a yellow poppy wishes wealth and success. September's birth flower is the aster. Asters are mainly symbols of powerful love. The other September flower is the morning glory. Morning glories are simple symbols of affection. October's birth flower is the pumpkin bloom. Just kidding—it's actually the marigold. Marigolds are often given as a sign of warm or fierce, undying love, or as a way of saying that you're content with being with the recipient. The other October flower is cosmo, a symbol of order, peace, and serenity. November's birth flower is the chrysanthemum. A red chrysanthemum means "I love you;" a white chrysanthemum means innocence, purity, and pure love; a yellow chrysanthemum means slighted love. December's birth flower is the narcissus which embodies the idea that you want your beloved to stay just the way they are. The other December flower is holly, which symbolizes your wish for domestic happiness.

June's birth flower is the rose, which has more meanings than one can count! A pink rose means perfect happiness, while a red rose means "I love you." A white rose signifies innocence and purity, while a yellow rose conveys jealousy or a decrease in love. A bouquet of roses means sincere gratitude, whereas a single rose amplifies the meaning of the color (a single red rose means "I REALLY love you"). The other June flower is honeysuckle, which is a strong symbol for the everlasting bonds of love.

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Ready to Rockcrok

Contributed by Lee Ann Morrell, Independent Consultant for the Pampered Chef If you’re ready to revolutionize the way you cook, then you’ve come to the right place. Only ceramic cookware can go on the stovetop, oven, broiler, microwave and grill, refrigerator and freezer. Also dishwasher safe!

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Cook every step of your dish in the same pan to quickly develop rich, blended flavors. Use your Rockcrok® as a saucepan, skillet, casserole dish, Dutch oven, stockpot and cake pan. When dinner’s over, it goes in the dishwasher to make cleanup a snap.

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• Rockcrok ceramic cookware is created from a clay that features exceptionally high heat resistance after firing. • Glazed ceramic pieces don’t require seasoning. • Takes the heat you dish out! Pans are heat-resistant to 752 degrees - safe on gas, electric and flat-top stovetops, in the oven and microwave, under the broiler, even on gas and charcoal grills. • Consistent heat distribution helps you brown food perfectly. • Extra-long heat retention keeps food hot in the pan until everyone’s finished their second helpings. • Pans resist thermal shock, so you can safely take them straight from the refrigerator to the heat source. • Glass lids let you keep an eye on food while it cooks without lifting the lid and releasing steam. Lids are oven-safe to 400 degrees. Lids are not grill-safe. • Freezer and dishwasher safe.

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8 oz (250 g) Italian turkey sausage (2 links, casings removed) or 8 oz (250 g) 90% lean ground beef can be substituted for the bulk Italian pork FIND MORE Rockcrok® recipes on pamperedchef.com Making every step of this dish in the same pan is fast. Rich flavors develop quickly, and a trip under the broiler crisps the cheesy topping. Rockcrok® keeps food hot, so your second serving is just as goodas the first.

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8 oz (250 g) bulk hot Italian pork sausage (see Cook’s Tip) 3 garlic cloves 3 cups (750 mL) unsalted chicken stock 1 jar (24 oz/680 mL) marinara sauce (2½ cups/625 mL) 12 oz (350 g) medium shell pasta 4 oz (125 g) reduced-fat cream cheese (Neufchâtel) ¼ cup (50 mL) fresh basil leaves 1 cup (250 mL) seasoned croutons 2 oz (60 g) fresh Parmesan cheese (½ cup/125 mL grated) 1. Preheat broiler. Cook sausage in Rockcrok® (2.5-qt/2.35-L) Everyday Pan or Rockcrok® (4-qt/3.8-L) Dutch Oven over medium heat 4–6 minutes, breaking into crumbles with Mix ‘N Chop. 2. Press garlic with Garlic Press into Pan. Cook 30–60 seconds or just until fragrant. 3. Stir in stock, marinara and pasta to Pan. Increase heat to high; cover and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to medium and cook, stirring occasionally, 7–9 minutes or until pasta is cooked but firm. 4. Meanwhile, chop basil with Chef’s Knife. Process croutons in Manual Food Processor until finely chopped; place in Classic Batter Bowl. Grate Parmesan with Microplane® Adjustable Fine Grater over batter bowl. Mix crouton/Parmesan mixture well. 5. Remove Pan from heat. Stir in cream cheese and basil until blended. Sprinkle cheese mixture evenly over pasta. Place Pan 2–4 in. (5–10 cm) from heating element. Broil 1–2 minutes or until top is golden brown. U.S. Nutrients per serving: Calories 370, Total Fat 15 g, Saturated Fat 4.5 g, Cholesterol 30 mg, Sodium 830 mg, Carbohydrate 43 g, Fiber 3 g, Protein 18 g

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The Pampered Chef just released new garden tool products! Five to choose from! For every garden tool sold during 2014, I will donate $2.00 each to the Winnemucca Community Garden. This will combine my love for gardening and a non-profit organization with my Pampered Chef success. Garden Trowel, Garden Transplanter, Garden Weeder, Garden Pruning Shears, and Garden Cultivator.

Check out more new products for spring on my website! But also keep in mind that hosting a fun-filled Pampered Chef party is the absolute best resource for socializing and receiving Hostess Rewards! Host a party and receive some of your favorite items for free or deeply discounted prices! Parties can be for any occasion! Here are a few party ideas: Call me today at 775-397-3567 to discuss all the opportunities available to you from The Pampered Chef!

Jelly Bean Jar Count. Throughout the month of April, Tapestry is going to have a jelly bean jar count. It will be in the store on April 1st and we invite you to stop by and guess the number of jelly beans. Whoever is closest to the actual amount of jelly beans in the jar gets a special prize on National Jelly Bean Day which is April 22nd. Come see our New Spring Fashions arriving daily! Stop by and get that perfect accessory for your Easter outfit. Crack open your discount! We will have an Easter basket with eggs and each customer can crack one open to see what great discount they will have towards their purchases!

We are very excited to see Spring!

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Home 1. A Cure for Laundry Neglect. Lemon essential oil takes out ALL odor when you forget and leave your load of laundry in the washer way too long! 2. Tame Oozy, Sappy Trees. Whether the sap is on your carpet, clothes or seeped into your skin, lemon oil is excellent for removing pine gum and tree sap.

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3. Stop Grease in its Tracks. You just fixed your bike. Your hands are black and greasy. Soap alone won’t remove the grease, but lemon oil mixed with your soap will. Lemon oil is a great de-greaser! 4. Disinfect the Disgusting. You can add lemon oil to a spray bottle of water and attack what may be living in your range hood, on your tables, counter tops and other surfaces. For some extra chemical-free firepower, a little vinegar is a traditional favorite. 5. Lose the Gas Mask. When you clean the gunky build up in your shower, do you practically have to wear a gas mask to survive the fumes? Go gas mask free and clean with lemon oil. Just a small amount of lemon oil will go a long way in removing hard water build up. 6. Nourish Your Leathers. Whether you ride a Harley in style or cherish the patina of your leather sofa at home, your leathers are not maintenance free. Use a lemon oil soaked cloth to preserve them, and prevent leather from splitting. 7. High Ho Silver. A lemon oil treated cloth is a great remedy for the early stages of tarnish on silver or other metals. You may not eat on silver every day, but bracelets, earrings, necklaces often need some love. 8. Deactivate the Sticky. Lemon oil can help you avert a hair cutting crisis the next time you deal with gum in hair. Got kids with obsessive addictions to stickers or temporary tattoos? Works for those too.

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9. Love Your Luster. Bring your furniture back to life with lemon oil! Just add a few drops of lemon oil to olive oil for a non-toxic furniture polish. Lemon oil leaves a beautiful shine, prevents fine wood finishes from drying out, and replaces lost moisture in antique woods as it penetrates worn finishes.


10. De-Smudge Your Stainless. You don’t need to hunt down that “single use” stainless steel cleaner anymore. Multi-use lemon oil is great for cleaning stainless steel appliances. You’ll love the way stainless looks and smells! 11. Clean Granite or Porous Stone. What is living in the pores of your natural stone counters or floors? Lemon oil cleans deeply, seeps into stone and leaves you with a “real fresh lemons” aroma, rather than that fake lemon chemical smell. 12. Energize your Brush. If your toothbrush seems a bit tired, add a drop of lemon and peppermint oils to chase away that run-down feeling. 13. Quarantine Pungencies. Moldy kid’s sneakers, a baby’s blowout, potty training … it all adds up to an less than desirable aroma. Diffuse or spray lemon oil and neutralize odors at their source! 14. Take the Spine Out of Scuffs. Got a scuff mark that just won’t go away? Lemon oil lifts scuff marks in remarkable ways!

Body & Mind 24. Ease Respiratory Gunkity Goop. When used with a humidifier, it’s a great way to slow wheezing, colds, cough, and other upper respiratory problems. 25. De-scratch Your Scratchy Throat. Adding a couple drops of lemon essential oil to warm water & Honey can change that yucky sore throat feeling, slow a nasty cough, and douse a fever. Lemon oil fights bacteria, as well as viruses. 26. Honeylicious Hair Highlights …Chemical Free. Skip the expensive salon highlight treatment, and use lemon oil to create your own hair highlights. Just go in the sun after using with your hair product, and it will lighten your hair. Be careful, it works well! 27. Fight the Fungus Among Us. Tired of seeing that unsightly nail fungus? Lemon oil is great for nails, and can help fight against nail fungus. 28. Halt the Nervous Nellie, In You. When combined with lavender oil and diffused into a room, you’ll find you feel less anxious and in a better mood.

15. Curtail the Dank, Musty or Mildewed. Things get stored away. Things get old. Things don’t see the light of day. Chase away that “old smell” and inject new energy with a good lemon oil wipe down.

29. Clear Thinking & Clear Focus, Made Visible. A clear mind, a clean slate, a fresh outlook. It’s all good. Real good. Diffuse lemon oil and you got it.

16. Stop Cutting Board Bacteria Palooza. Cutting boards can harbor bacteria in your kitchen. Nobody wants to taste the chemicals you have in your cleaning closet, yet most people love the taste of lemon!

30. Take the Heat Out of Cold Sores. When you have a gnarly cold sore that’s just begging for attention, douse it with a few drops of lemon oil and you’ll have a new best friend.

17. Control an Aphid Invasion, Naturally. Aphids -- those pesky little bugs that dine on your roses and other plants. Lemon oil (or peppermint) with water in a garden spray bottle are a natural pesticide that kills aphids and their larvae on contact, but leave your plants looking lovely.

31. Nice Mood … No Really. Chase away the moody blues (not the band),with a bit of blah-reducing lemon oil. Whether you choose to diffuse it or apply topically, it’s hard to not improve your outlook with lemon oil around!

18. Spot-Free Dishes. Add a few drops of lemon oil to your dishwasher soap container with each load. Your dishes will come out looking like new… spot-free!

32. Was That a Crusty? Next time you notice hard, crusty skin on your feet, (e.g. corns, calluses or bunions) regularly add a few drops of lemon oil and you’ll soon have softened skin!

19. Refresh Bad Smelling Washcloths. When your kitchen washcloths smell foul and could use a boost, add lemon oil to your detergent, soak overnight, wash, dry and your kitchen will smell so much better!

33. A Brighter Complexion. Lemon oil can help remove dead skin cells and exfoliate. For a homemade exfoliant, add 4-5 drops to a small amount of oatmeal and water for a homemade scrub. Feels great!

Cooking & Food 20. Energy Boost. For a quick, refreshing energy boost, combine a couple drops each of lemon essential oil and peppermint essential oil in a glass of water and drink up. Add a lemony taste to your bottled water! 21. Zest Up Your Sugary Indulgences. There are an infinite number of ways lemon oil can add a bit of freshness to your sugary savors: Lemon frosting • Lemon meringue • Sour cream lemon pie • Lemon cakes • Lemon tart glaze • Lemon squares • Lemon cookies • Breathtaking, awe-inspiring lemonade

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22. Pep Up Your Entrées. With lemon oil, there are countless ways to make the bland zippy, or the blah peppy: Roasted salmon & asparagus with lemon oil, Linguine & shrimp with lemon oil, Lemon oil drizzled over vegetables (especially broccoli), Lemon garlic shrimp … or to add a fresh kick to an already great salad. 23. Preserve What You’ve Got. Use lemon oil in a spray to keep your cut fruit fresh until serving.

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How to Prolong the Benefits of Bodywork A Yoga Experience G  et an Edge During the Busy Spring Season C  ombating Itchy/Watery Eyes during Seasonal Allergies

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If you consume alcoholic beverages, try organic beer or wine. They’re better for your health and the planet, and they taste good, too. Historian Gregg Smith writes that fermented beverages have been nourishing body and enlivening spirit since the very dawn of civilization, dating at least as far back as when the ancient Mesopotamians began storing away “liquid bread” for later use. If you already consume alcoholic drinks, consider buying organic beer or wine for your social engagements and celebrations. There’s a growing number of refreshing offerings from the vine, the grain, and the orchard that contribute to restoring the environment, empowering workers, and protecting your health. Not only are organic beer and wine better for your body, but you may find they taste better than their non-organic counterparts, too.

W hy G o Organic? Choosing organic beverages means that the grapes, barley, hops, apples, and other ingredients used to make your fermented refreshment are spared the application of toxic insecticides, herbicides, fungicides, and fertilizers. These unhealthy chemical inputs pollute our water, air, and soil. Researchers at Cornell University estimate that at least 67 million birds die each year from pesticides sprayed on US fields. The number of fish killed is conservatively estimated at six to 14 million. And, many pesticides are toxic to humans, according to the US Environmental Protection Agency.

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Organic Not only does chemically intensive farming devastate ecosystems and harm human populations, it also contributes to the crisis in family-owned farms. The US lost an estimated 650,000 family farms in the last decade. Organic farming, on the other hand, is proving to be small-farmer friendly-most organic farms are less than 100 acres.

Ar e Or g a nic Wines Sulfit e F ree? Sorry, there is no such thing as a 100% sulfite-free wine. Most organic wines have small amounts of added sulfites to protect them from spoilage. There are wines that are almost sulfite-free though and many wines that are far less likely to trigger asthma-like reactions, headaches, skin rash, flushing, itching or swelling. Chemical-free organic drinks often taste better, too.

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M aking the M ost of Y our M assage

How to Prolong the Benefits of Bodywork A massage works in wonderful ways, easing stress and pain, calming the nervous system, increasing circulation, loosening tight muscles, stimulating internal organs, and enhancing skin. The multiplicity of physiological responses sends a simple, clear message to the mind: Massage feels good. Of course, you want to hold on to that just-had-a-massage feeling -total body relaxation, muscles relaxed and at ease, and fluid movement restored -- for as long as possible. But how long that bliss lasts depends on the state of your body. If you're suffering from chronic pain or recovering from injury, then it may take more sessions and perhaps different modalities before optimal health is restored. If massage is part of your regular health regimen, then it's more likely the effects will endure. In other words, the effects of massage are cumulative, like any healthy habit. The more often you get a massage, the greater and longer-lasting the benefits.

Massage Frequency How often you receive massage depends on why you're seeking massage. In dealing with the general tension of everyday commutes, computer work, and time demands, a monthly massage may be enough to sustain you. On the other hand, if you're seeking massage for chronic pain, you may need regular treatments every week or two. Or, if you're addressing an acute injury or dealing with high levels of stress, you may need more frequent sessions. Your situation will dictate the optimum time between treatments, and your practitioner will work with you to determine the best course of action. "You need to consider how you felt before the session and how you felt after, and then look at how long you maintain that," says Pieter Sommen, the chair of the eastern department in the Swedish Institute School of Massage Therapy in New York. In general, experts say "regular" is preferable, but how regular depends on your situation. While daily massage would be delightful, practical considerations such as cost, time, and physical need likely determine the frequency of treatments. "It's best to maintain a schedule," says Eeris Kallil, CMT, a shiatsu instructor at the Boulder College of Massage Therapy in Colorado. "That way the body becomes conditioned and prepared for session at specific intervals."

Maintenance Whether you get a massage weekly, monthly, or just every once in a while, the following habits can maximize and extend the afterglow of treatment.

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Water

Diet

One bit of advice you'll hear over and over again is to drink plenty of water after a massage. Bodywork -- no matter the particular modality -- releases toxins, such as lactic acid and carbonic acid, that need to be flushed from the body. Massage also promotes circulation, increasing blood flow and oxygen and stimulating the lymphatic system, which helps rid the body of pathogens. Aftermassage hydration supports these functions, helping to eliminate released impurities, sooner rather than later.

Finally, since you've just rid the body of toxins, support the body's renewed state by adhering to a healthy diet rich in fruits and vegetables, which will continue the detoxification process. Lay off the espresso and all adrenaline-challenges for a time -- which would short-circuit relaxation anyway -and enjoy the calm.

Stretching Another helpful habit is stretching between massages to maintain joint mobility, prevent muscles from tightening up again, and keeping the life energy flowing. This may mean doing yoga or whatever specific or full-body stretches suggested by your practitioner. After a shiatsu session, for example, your practitioner may recommend "makko-ho" stretches, a series of six exercises designed to keep energy circulating. "This series of stretches take anywhere from 5 to 10 minutes a day, but really help keep the chi flowing through the body," says Kallil.

Exercise Working out can also help maintain the benefits of massage, and this habit should be continually cultivated. However, if you're receiving massage therapy to help speed muscle strain recovery, you may need to ease up on the exercise for a while and give the body time to heal -- particularly if you're recovering from a strenuous body-pummeling training regimen. "You don't want to over-work your body," says Kallil. That is, if running is taking a toll, try something more gentle and meditative such as swimming, walking, or tai chi.

The benefits of massage are many, including: increasing circulation, allowing the body to pump more oxygen and nutrients throughout the body; stimulating lymph flow and boosting immunity; relaxing overused or tight muscles; increasing joint mobility and range of motion; reducing recovery time after strenuous workouts or surgery; and relieving back pain and migraines, just to name a few. After receiving a massage, clients feel rejuvenated, relaxed, and refreshed. By opting for a few lifestyle choices, you can extend these benefits and get the most out of your massage.

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Contributed by Rae Edwards, Center for Stress Management Yoga Therapist 775-623-0922

A Yoga Experience Wow! I am told that April is “Stress Awareness” month. I don’t know why April was picked for the honor, (tax day?). Every month in my life is an opportunity for dealing with stress in the most effective way I’m aware of. So I guess you’d say every month for me is “stress management awareness” month. I am certainly aware of the stressors in my life, and I definitely want to manage my reaction to those stressors in a healthy way.

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blood pressure, mental and physical tension. Systems which are not needed at this time such as, digestion, reproduction and elimination all slow down. The immune system is impaired. As soon as the threat is resolved, all bodily systems return to normal.

Stress has become a commonplace term. Even young children will express their frustration by saying they are “stressed out”. Stress related diseases are on the rise, so much so, that western medicine has created a special field of study for them. In fact, most diseases are thought to have a stress factor involved.

This was different for our ancestors, because as soon as the tiger was either killed or killed them, the problem was solved. Today, our thoughts keep the danger alive. We worry and agonize over possible threats, which may or may not happen. Our mental state affects our physical health directly. Our thoughts create an emotional reaction. The emotional reaction activates certain hormonal responses, which in turn, affect the body.

Generally speaking, our physiological response to stress (a perceived threat to well-being) is the same as it was for our ancestors, the cave men. Back in the day, however, physical survival usually depended on keeping self and family out of the mouths of wild animals. Today the idea of losing a job, a mate or our health are the types of things folks experience as stressful. Our bodies don’t know if we’re running from a real tiger, or if we’re contemplating divorce. Whatever the perceived danger, our bodies are alerted to it and our system goes into preparation for ‘fight or flight’. The adrenal glands secrete hormones which act upon the autonomic nervous system. Certain systems go into full alert, ready to act, and other systems are shut down. We experience an increase in heart rate,

The problem with modern day reaction to stress is that, without resolution, it becomes chronic. If I am contemplating divorce, I probably began thinking about it long before I act on it. My body is alerted to the danger and it remains on alert causing my system to be in chronic overload. I worry about emotional pain, financial stability, children, housing, loneliness, security, loss of self-esteem, social ramifications and on and on. These worries cause my body to be in danger alert mode day after day, and possibly for years, unless I take action and learn stress resolution. It is easy to see how chronic elevated heart rate, muscle tension, blood pressure, and weakened immune system can put our health in jeopardy.

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Ah, is this where yoga comes in? Well, yes it does, and just as important, this is where management of thoughts comes in. ‘Form follows thought’. In other words, the body reacts in some way to every thought we give energy to. Thoughts either nourish us, are neutral, or they put us on alert. Loving thoughts nurture us and fearful thoughts cause pain, frustration, and anxiety. I remember one thing from Psychology 101; ‘We can’t think beyond our emotions’. So when a fearful thought occurs and we believe it and give it energy, the chemicals kick in and soon we’re off and riding the waves of emotional turmoil. If we act on those emotions, chances are we are simply reacting to what we think is a real threat to our well-being. We say and do things we regret later. However, we can take charge and wait until the chemicals move through our body before we act. We don’t have to go into ‘knee jerk’ mode. Once the chemicals have run their course, we are able to think clearly and act in a positive and intelligent way to the situation. It is important to take the time necessary, for these ‘uncomfortable feelings’ to wash through the body. I remember once sitting with ‘fear’ for 24 hours, before it finally cleared my system. I was so grateful that I didn’t believe that my emotions gave me the right to act out. I was saved from the guilt and shame that accompanies inappropriate, irrational behavior. Chemicals released by fear act in the body much the same way as do chemicals from drugs or alcohol. If I have put alcohol in my body, I certainly will not make any major decisions until the alcohol is processed and gone. If there is anger in my body, I can know what it is and also refuse to act on it. I can wait until it is processed and vanished before I decide what to do. I do not expect to think clearly when I am under the influence of alcohol. Why should I think my actions will be intelligent and loving when I am under the influence of fear? And now we can insert the principles of yoga into this discussion. Basically, the practice of yoga promotes relaxation. Relaxation changes the chemicals in our body from negative to positive, from fear to peace. Relaxation returns all systems in our bodies to balance. We begin

with the breath when we are in stress mode. There are many anti-stress breaths taught in yoga classes. It is well worth the time it takes to research breathing techniques to find one or two that work for you. The body calms with the breath because other chemicals are released into the body, chemicals which cause a sense of ease. As the mind also relaxes, we tend to give up the need to be ‘right’ and our thinking becomes open and creative. Many solutions may come to mind concerning the thought/situation which originally triggered the stress response. We find that when we inquire into the truth of the original fear-based thought, it rarely is true. As we give up false ‘triggers’, fear is replaced with gratitude, peace, and a sense of well-being. The more we practice coming out of fear, the easier it becomes. We also find that things don’t bother us as much as they used to. It’s exhilarating to realize that a situation which would at one time have sent us into a ‘tizzy’, seems unimportant and even silly now. There have been many people who have actually grown from losing a job, a spouse or even perfect health. Difficulties give us the opportunity to dig deep and to find renewed spirituality and connection to all of life. Life’s bumps are not the end of the world for us. There are simply challenges to be met and solutions to be explored. We don’t have to crumble in the face of perceived threats. We can question the validity of our thoughts and finding them lacking, change our perception. We can rise up and keep putting one foot in front of the other. We don’t have to let fear get the best of us. We always have the opportunity to choose peace and growth. Life is rich. Let’s dig in! If you would like to learn more about proven stress management techniques and how to apply them in your life, give me a call at 623-0922 to set up an appointment. Yoga classes are ongoing every Tuesday and Thursday at 9 am at my home studio. Call Great Basin College for information on Saturday morning yoga. Be sure to check with your physician before beginning any exercise program.

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Get an Edge During the Busy Spring Season Contributed by Janet Jacaway, Real Estate Agent for Vision West Realty

Spring and Summer months are traditionally the busiest times of the year for our Real Estate market. The weather is usually nice and many families like to move during the breaks while the kids are not in school. In recent experience, this means more homes on the market for competition and also more home buyers looking.

Buyers- First things first. Get pre-approved! This

Sellers- This is the time of year to get your curb

market can move so quickly and being approved will give you an advantage over other home buyers. You could lose out on the home of your dreams because you haven’t talked with a lender to get approved and another buyer has. Knowing what your price range is very important and will save time for you and your Realtor to find the right property for you. In tight markets, be ready to make a move. Don’t be afraid to make an offer. These properties can sell the same day they list or can be on the market for months. If you like the property, don’t take the gamble of waiting for the price to drop. Make the offer and see what the sellers will do.

appeal going! Take advantage of the days with nice weather and work on your landscaping. First impressions are everything. Pick up the loose leaves that have been hanging around all winter. Look into your sprinkler system and make sure everything is working properly. If you have any junk lying around that missed the garbage can, than make it a point to throw it out. Get ahead of the weeds and spray. Updating the paint on your front door can be powerful. Always make sure it opens and closes properly and is clean. Getting started on this now will help you when you are ready to sell or even if you are already selling your home. New buyers come into the market daily. Be ready.

For other tips on buying or selling a home, call me. I have access to all the listings in Winnemucca, and can show any property—regardless of whose sign is in the yard. Come experience what it feels like to have a professional on your side! Reaching me is simple! My cell phone number is 304-1414 or by email janet@visionwestrealty.com

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Contributed by Dr. Cody Bengoa, FCOVD

Combating itchy/watery eyes during

Seasonal Allergies

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With the weather warming up, the grass (weeds) growing and the smell of flowers (pollen) in the air, many people suffer this time of year from seasonal allergies. If just the thought of Springtime makes you sneeze and your eyes itch and water, you’re not alone. Up to half of people in the U.S. are affected by hay fever.

solution that you use to clean your contact lenses can help. Local optometrist, Dr. Cody Bengoa, recommends that you talk to your eye doctor about what you can do to make contact lens wear more comfortable if you suffer from allergies.

Allergies can affect your ability to work and play outdoors, concentrate, and even sleep. “Allergic conjunctivitis”, or eye allergies, may be caused by any reaction to an irritant. Most common irritants, or allergens, include pollen, pet dander, dust mites, and mold. When these allergens come in contact with the eyes and nose, a cascade of events causes redness, swelling, itching, and watering. Some unlucky people suffer from allergies year-round, battling “chronic allergic conjunctivitis”.

For anyone with eye allergies, Dr. Bengoa also recommends:

Because of the irritation and swelling caused by allergies, wearing contact lenses during the Spring is sometimes a challenge. Daily disposable contact lenses can be a great option, because a fresh lens doesn’t build-up potential allergens on its surface like lenses that last 1-4 weeks. Sometimes switching the

• Frequently washing pillowcases and bed sheets with hot water and detergent during allergy season

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• Avoiding the offending agent (the allergen) if at all possible • Not touching or rubbing your eyes • Trying cool compresses with a damp washcloth or bag of frozen peas • Using over-the-counter artificial tears to flush out the allergen and help with eye dryness caused by taking antihistamines

There are now effective over-the-counter and prescription eye medications that your


optometrist can recommend and prescribe if the above remedies don’t help. Dr. Bengoa advises that you speak with your optometrist for guidance as to what may work the best for you, depending on your medical history. In addition to discussing allergy treatments, to maintain optimum eye health, children and adults should have yearly eye examinations. For more information, contact Dr. Cody Bengoa at 775-625-3937 or info@bengoaeyecare. com. He practices at Bengoa Eye Care, 3302 Traders Way in Winnemucca.

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2nd Annual Operation Easter

April 19th 11:00 am

Egg Hunt

Winnemucca Sports Complex - parking available in the front & back of Complex

Kick off with Newborn to 2 years old. Ages 3 years to 11 years will follow.

Bring your Camera to have your picture taken with the Easter Bunny. LOWRY Leadership class will have face tattoos & craft table. Everything Winnemucca Magazine coloring contest winners announced.

Not too late to volunteer. We could use the man power. If your group wants to help make this event a success please contact Kathi Wolfsteller at 304-5033 or Tanya Grady at 421-1671.

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Each month we will choose and feature new cute kids. Your child could be next, so send in a picture today. APRIL 2014 | everythingwinnemucca.com Email your photo to marin@everythingwinnemucca.com.

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How the FCAA Helps People, Together There Are Endless Possibilities Since 2008, the Frontier Community Action Agency (FCAA) Family Resource Center has been providing social services to the individuals and families of Humboldt County. As a local non-profit agency, the FCAA is working towards a better tomorrow, and giving a hand up instead of a hand out to all individuals and families in need. The FCAA Family Resource Center is committed to building a network of support between individuals and families, as well as, improved access and knowledge of potential social service resources. By establishing this network, individuals and families are able to connect to resources and opportunities that promote healthy lifestyles and stronger communities. The FCAA's Family Advocates are available to clients Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., and are capable of guiding individuals through the bulk of paperwork required in obtaining individual and family resources. Services provided through the Family Resource Center include, but are not limited to: Assistance with Supportive Applications such as Children’s Cabinet, Food Stamps,

Transitional housing | No child hungry | Mental health assistance Counseling | Welfare application assistance | Family resource center

FCAA

Frontier Community Action Agency

640 Melarkey Street | 775.623.9003

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Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Energy Assistance (EAP), Nevada Health Link, Nevada Checkup, Low-income Housing Applications, Birth Certificates Applications, Social Security Card Applications, and Social Security. In addition, the agency also refers clients to partnering local agencies such as the Winnemucca Food Bank, Winnemucca Domestic Violence Shelter (WDVS), Women, Infants, & Children (WIC), The Winnemucca Ministerial Soup Kitchen, Indigent Services, American Red Cross, Rural Mental Health, Vocational Rehabilitation, JOIN, Humboldt Volunteer Hospice, and others. Through a partnership with the Food Bank of Northern Nevada, out of Reno, the Family Resource Center is able to open up their office to a Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Outreach Coordinator twice a month. This service allows clients the ability to interview for their SNAP formerly known as food stamps on a face-to-face basis, as well as, show original documents when needed for the purpose of completing the SNAP application process.

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As a result, our organization plays a vital role at responding to the needs of our clients, and promoting the interaction and networking of individual and families between much needed social service resources. By creating easy access to the full range of services provided above, the FCAA is able to help individuals and families move up and out of poverty, and as a result allow the community to begin to thrive. In addition, the efficient optimization of service delivery allows for more integrated face-to-face contact between the client and Family Advocate. The FCAA has many success stories to share in responding to a client’s needs upon walking through our doors. A gentleman walked through our doors almost four years ago after his family did everything they could to get him off of the streets in California. He had just been released from prison, had no place to live, and was on probation for the next 3 years. This meant he was not allowed to cross state lines. It took the family working with our local Parole and Probation office in learning the steps that needed to be made in applying for his interstate compact or crossing of state lines. After months the family was finally able to get his probation transferred to Winnemucca. Our Humboldt Coordinator assisted this client in making a resume in which he took advantage of and applied everywhere he could. After 3 months of applying throughout

the area, he obtained employment. Four years later he is still employed with the same company and moving up to a supervisor position, he is off probation, and doing very well. The FCAA encourages increased community collaboration between local businesses, non-profits, religious, school, county, state, and federal partners to continue to maximize our counties resources and reduce our duplication of services. As a result, the FCAA will continue to support efforts that focus on the betterment and growth of our community. If you would like to volunteer, learn more about the programs we offer, or have any questions regarding our organization, please contact us at (775) 623-9003. Or stop by our offices, located at 640 Melarkey Street, Suite 3, Winnemucca, NV. The more people know about the social issues affecting our community, the more likely they are to take action to help or know how to help our own children and families. REMINDER: Hope Tree Grief Support Group! Open to children, teens, and families as they cope after the death of a loved one. The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday April 15, 2014 starting at 6 p.m. at the Winnemucca United Methodist Church. If you would like more information or would like to talk to someone about the program please feel free to call a Hope Tree representative at 775-623-9003.

Dr. Dan W. DeBonis, D.D.S. is pleased to announce that Dr. Nate Swensen, D.M.D. has joined his practice.

Now accepting new patients All Insurance Plans Accepted.

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00-5:00 530 Melarkey St., Suite 9

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fuzzy friends

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Sponsored by:

| BOB |

Each month we will choose and feature new pets. Your pet could be next, so send in a picture today. Email your photo to marin@everythingwinnemucca.com.

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Say NO! to Parvo Contributed by Tina Burke, BS, MMA, LVT, Veterinary Technician, Keystone Veterinary Hospital

Spring is a time for new life. It is also a time for new puppies to grace our homes and our hearts. Unfortunately, an insidious disease called canine parvovirus (also known as “parvo”) lurks around Winnemucca and can cause puppies to become seriously ill. In order to keep puppies safe, owners need to be aware of parvovirus, its symptoms, and how it can best be prevented and/or treated. So what is parvo? Parvo is a virus that attacks the gastrointestinal, or digestive, tract of dogs. It most commonly attacks puppies (dogs under one year of age) and can be fatal. Symptoms of parvovirus include lethargy (or inactivity), not wanting to eat, vomiting, diarrhea, bloody diarrhea, and a sore belly. An infected puppy may show only some or all of these symptoms. Additionally, symptoms may change as the disease progresses. Luckily, there are a few actions pet owners can take to help prevent parvo. First, all puppies should be vaccinated against parvovirus. The parvovirus vaccination is usually given by a veterinarian as a combination vaccination (with other infectious disease vaccinations such as distemper, hepatitis and parainfluenza, for example), and is given in a series. The first vaccination is given at 6 to 8 weeks of age, and then every 3 to 4 weeks thereafter until the puppy is 16 weeks old or older (typically 3 to 4 shots). It is important to understand the reason for the series. Puppies receive some disease immunity directly from their mothers; this is called maternal immunity and it is passive, meaning the puppy’s own immune system is not activated, and it fades away over time after the puppy is born. As the puppy grows, its own immune system can begin to actively develop antibodies to protect it from disease. While some maternal immunity remains in the puppy, however, the puppy’s own immune system will not develop enough antibodies to fully protect it. Since it is unknown exactly when the initial maternal immunity from the mother is gone, and when the puppy’s immune system fully takes over, the vaccination series allows for protection of the puppy from disease while this transition is taking place. Making sure that the last vaccination in the puppy series is given at 16 weeks or older ensures that the puppy’s own immune system will fully respond to the vaccination and it will be fully protected from the pertinent diseases.

While vaccination seems to be the perfect solution to preventing parvo, two cautionary notes must be realized. First, parvo vaccinations are not 100% effective 100% of the time. While instances in which properly vaccinated puppies contract parvo are rare, they do occur on occasion. Additionally, vaccines must be handled properly to be as effective as possible. Parvo vaccine must be maintained at a specific temperature (under refrigeration) at all times. Anyone who vaccinates their own puppies should ensure that the vaccine they purchase and use has been strictly controlled and handled to maintain the highest efficacy. Despite these cautions, proper vaccination provides every puppy the best possible chance to prevent a parvovirus infection. Another important aspect of parvo prevention is limiting or preventing exposure. Canine parvovirus is extremely contagious and is transmitted via infected feces. The virus can remain infectious on the ground or objects (blankets, carpets, toys, shoes) for long periods of time. Puppy owners should avoid letting them walk around at places frequented by dogs of unknown vaccination status (parks, dog parks, kennels, stores that allow dogs, etc.) and should prevent contact with other dogs of unknown vaccination status until after they have had their last puppy vaccination. If a puppy is suspected of having parvo, it should be brought to the veterinarian as soon as possible. Rapid diagnosis and treatment are key to saving the parvoinfected puppy. The veterinarian can perform a parvo test to determine if the virus is present. If the puppy tests positive, treatment will be necessary. Since parvo is a virus, there is no medication that will kill the virus, but supportive care is needed to help the puppy fight the infection and to provide the best chances of survival. Typical treatment includes hospitalization, intravenous fluids to combat dehydration, antibiotics to prevent or combat secondary bacterial infections, anti-nausea/antivomiting medicine, and of course lots of tender loving care. Watching a cute, cuddly, vulnerable puppy fight the ravages of parvovirus is truly heartbreaking. Awareness and taking a few positive preventative steps can help keep all of our puppies safe and healthy this lovely spring.

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Humboldt C o u nt y L i b r a ry

Monday 9:00-5:00

Thursday 9:00-5:00

Tuesday 9:00-9:00

Friday 9:00-5:00

Wednesday 9:00-9:00

Saturday 9:00-5:00

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Children’s 1st library card is free, with adult cards and replacement cards only costing $1 each. We have computers available for typing and internet use as well as a color copy machine and a fax machine.

Story Times Bilingual English/Spanish Story Time! For all ages every Monday at 10:00 Story Time for 2-5 year olds every Tuesday at 10:00 Baby Bounce for newborns up to 24 months every Thursday at 10:30 Super Saturday Stories for all ages every Saturday at 10:00

Children’s Book Clubs To join Book Club is to participate, so read and enjoy the books! K-2nd Graders at 3:30 on Thursday, April 17th. We will be reading our last book, a Nevada Young Reader nominee book and making a craft. 3rd-4th Graders at 3:30 on Thursday, April 24th. We will be reading our last book, a Nevada Young Reader nominee book and making a craft. 5th-6th Graders at 3:30 on Wednesday, April 16th. We will be reading our last book, a Nevada Young Reader nominee book and making a craft. 7th-12th Graders at 3:30 on Wednesday, April 23rd. We will be reading our last book, a Nevada Young Reader nominee book and making a craft. Don’t forget our Craft Club Wednesday, April 30th at 3:30 where we will be making Mitten Monsters.

Adult Book Club Adult Book Club will be discussing the book “The Death of Bees” by Lisa O’Donnell, Tuesday, April 8th at 7:00 p.m. in the Nevada Room.

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Snap Circuits and Model Building Snap Circuits for ages 8 to 108 is a reoccurring club that involves making easy, snap together electrical circuits. Costs $2 per person per class and pre-registration is required as space is limited. To register call Jessica Park at 775-623-6388. Classes this month will be held Saturday, April 5th and Saturday, April 12th from 10:00-12:00 in the Meeting Room. For experienced and novice model builders and those just interested in car, action, plane or ship model building, come join our model building club’s monthly meetings. This month’s meeting is on Tuesday, April 22nd from 7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m. in the Meeting Room.

Spring Break and Easter at the Library Over Spring Break on Thursday, April 3rd we will be planting flowers and celebrating new beginnings with books and flower pots starting at 2:30 and until 4:00 p.m. All ages welcome! Easter Eggs and books at the Humboldt County Library Saturday, April 19th at 10:00. Come for the goodies and stay for the stories, all ages welcome! Want to stay up to date on what is going on at the Library? Then “Like” us on the Humboldt County Library’s Facebook page where you can see new events as well as browse our gallery from past activities and recommend books to other patrons. For additional information or to sign-up for any of our clubs please call the library at 775-623-6388 or visit us at 85 East 5th Street, Winnemucca, NV 89445.

Our New Favorites at the Library! Cardboard

The Day the Crayons Quit

Written and illustrated by Doug Tennapel

Written by Drew Daywalt, Illustrated by Oliver Jeffers

When cardboard creatures come to life in this graphic novel, Cam and his downon-his-luck father must save their town from disaster. In the Young Adult Graphic Novel section at the Library

Poor Duncan just wants to color. But when he opens his box of crayons, he finds only letters, all saying the same thing: His crayons have had enough! In the Easy section at the Library


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MLS #130000348 80 acres, Old Victory Hwy, Lovelock/Oreana

STARTING AT $7000 MLS #130010331 1.9 acres, Sky Haven, Orovada

$25,000 MLS #120013079 32 acres, Waterfront at Rye Patch, Lovelock

Situated in the perfect location for anyone seeking outdoors recreation and serenity, yet appreciates the conveniences of paved road access, electricity and nearby towns and gas stations.

Just 10 miles north of Winnemucca. 560 acres subdivided into 40 acre parcels. Maintained county road, gorgeous mountain views. Agricultural/ residential area.

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Unique hillside property comprised of 6 contiguous city lots on Second Street overlooking the historic town of Midas.

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Only a few hundred yards from the boat ramp, less than ½ mile from paved road and 1 mile from Interstate 80. Located within the boundaries of the State Recreation park, you can walk to the property.

Parcels have electricity to property line and are located in the Sky Haven subdivision in Orovada (40 miles north of Winnemucca) featuring a gorgeous view of Sawtooth Moutain.

$2500 MLS #130004441 1.5 acres 22005 Summerview Trail, Rye Patch Nice property at Humboldt River Ranch Association. Amenities include boat and RV storage, road maintenance, private cabin resort and lodge, private campground and RV hook ups.

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525 Richards Drive, Paradise Valley 4 bedroom, 2 baths, 1988 sqft, 440 acres MLS #130013654 Beautiful spacious home in the historic community of Paradise Valley. This 4 bedroom 2 bath home has an open floor plan with a diesel stove that doesn’t need electricity, water filter, pump house, fenced back yard, electrical RV hookup and plenty of room to build. Perfect home for quiet country living and great location for all your recreational needs. Great school K-8th grade. Some of the states’ best camping and fishing in the summer, hunting in the fall and snowmobiling in the winter, all from the front door. Beautiful 4 seasons view of the Santa Rosa Mountains.

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$170,000 MLS #130011121 7150 Dutch Flat Road, Wmca 5 Bedrooms, 3 baths, 2800 sqft, 9.28 acres Beautiful, large 2800 sqft home in agricultural location with wonderful mountain and valley views. Fully fenced and has an almost new, deep well with great water quality.

$110,000 MLS #130009171 120 Cordero Road, McDermitt 3 Bedrooms, 1 bath, 1711 sqft, 2.76 acres Large property (almost 3 acres) in the center of McDermitt, 70 miles north of Winnemucca. The spacious home is completely fenced with chain-link. Woodstove in living room. There is a lot of open space in front and behind the house.

$990,000 MLS #130010058 Upper Willow Creek Ranch, Orovada 3 Bedroom, 3 ½ baths, 3200 sqft, 114 acres

Rare opportunity to purchase a one of a kind property nestled directly below the Santa Rosa Wilderness, backed by Forest Service land, offering ultimate seclusion and serenity. Spring Water Rights.

SOLD $300,000 MLS #130014199 19400 Highway 400, Unionville 2 Bedrooms, 1 bath, 1024 sqft, 575 acres

$89,000 7245 Poleline, Winnemucca 3 Bedrooms, 2 baths, 1144 sqft, 10 acres

$25,000 MLS #130004805 345 Apache, Imlay 1 Bedroom, .5 baths, 593 sqft, .21 acres

$59,900 MLS #130010864 40 Canyon Dr. Lovelock/Oreana 3 Bedrooms, 2 baths, 1.270 acres

Priced below market value for a quick sale: Located in the heart of Cowboy Country, just 22 miles north of Winnemucca, this cozy home is situated on 10 acres.

Fantastic 575+ acre retreat in beautiful Buena Vista Valley nestled directly below the Humboldt Mountain Range.

Located below the Humboldt Mountains and only a few miles from Rye Patch Reservoir, this manufactured home is situated in an ideal area for outdoors recreation throughout the year.

Cute little 1 bedroom cabin with multiple outbuildings on 2 city lots. Has newer metal roof and large enclosed porch. Nice set up with multiple trees, gravel yard and fully fenced.

4 commerical city lots in down town Winnemucca with 2 GC zoned buildings.This listing includes Parcels 015-438-02/03/04/05 located at 38 and 50 Winnemucca Blvd., 99 West 4th Street and 348 Baud Street

Commercial property with guaranteed income in Winnemucca city limits. (long term contract with Verizon for cell phone tower). 10 extra large (12’x40’) inside units and 90 outside storage spaces.

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$79,500 MLS #130007776 50 Spring Dr. Lovelock/Oreana 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1560 sqft, 1.29 acres Located below the Humboldt Mountains and only a few miles from Rye Patch Reservoir, this partially remodeled manufactured home is situated in an ideal area for outdoors recreation throughout the year.

$255,000

MLS #130013346 4200 S.Van Diest, Winnemucca

Special use permit for 1000 head cattle feedlot! Two 500 gallon tanks for livestock watering with underground pipeline. RV hook up with electric, septic and well. Ideal property for raising horses. Surface water rights to Clear Creek.

$359,000

MLS #140002804

3245 Fountain Way

Commercial zoned property in Winnemucca city limit. All utilities on property.

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Breathtaking property just minutes from Winnemucca in the Paradise Ranchos Subdivision. 10 acres ready to make your dreams a reality! Buyers are responsible for contacting utility companies to determine the cost of bringing utilities to the property.

3 bedroom, 2 bath located on a corner lot only minutes from town. Chain link fenced front yard and private wood fenced back yard. Sprinkler system, shade trees, fire pit, concrete patio and covered porch. Call today to view this fantastic property!

Pride in ownership shows in this very spacious 3 bedroom, 2 bath home. The kitchen has an abundance of oak cabinets, center island, pantry and stainless appliances. Formal living room with a wood burning fireplace. This is a MUST SEE home!

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3 bed 2 bath. Open floor plan with recent remodeled kitchen and new carpet recently installed. Metal roof and large deck to enjoy the great views. Fully fenced 2.5 acres.

Spacious home with 3 bed, 2 bath. Featuring a living room, family room and formal dining room. Large heated 3 car garage. Fully fenced back yard. Side area has room for another garage or parking behind the fence. Well maintained home.

3 bedroom 1 bath. 1008 sq. ft. Great condition. Large back yard. Wood stove in the living room. Great investment property or perfect for a starter home. New roof.

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Large, desirable neighborhood. Well kept 2 story. Great kitchen with eating bar overlooking the living room and fire place. 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths and an office. Nice sized back yard with 2 patios.

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3 bed, 2 bath, with a large eating bar overlooking the great room. Recently remodeled. Large master bedroom with a large closet and bathroom. Sliders doors that lead out to the back yard from the master bedroom and living room. Rustic laminate flooring throughout the home.

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640 Melarkey St

$249,900

Large commercial building with appx 15,500 square feet of area per Humboldt County Assessor records. Currently rented to various tenants for office space and some for storage producing a good cash flow. There is street parking and also additional parking at the rear of building on property that is included in the sale. To see this property and obtain financial information on expenses and rental income contact Century 21 Sonoma Realty.

$410,000

400 W. 4th St

Remodeled commercial location! Improvements include flooring, paint, window frames, doors, electrical, plumbing & parking. Property features a reception area & open retail space. Two office areas & two restrooms. Basement for storage.

$90,000

4135 W. Winnemucca Blvd

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$220,000

Building was designed as a Medical Building. It has a lobby, reception office with a sliding window. There are six examination rooms, two restrooms, a kitchen area and one large office area. The building sits on a full perimeter foundation and is equipped with a handicapped ramp.

Great commercial property just minutes from downtown and less than 1 mile from freeway on/off ramps. Two shops and an office trailer sitting on 1 acre surrounded with security chain link fencing. Shops are approximately 1,200 and 2,300 square feet. Call Sonoma Realty today to see.

227 Bridge St

Commercial Building. 3125 Sq. Ft. building in down town location. New Roof and New heating and Air units. Vacant and can be seen any time. Located at 227 S. Bridge St. and Priced at $220,000.00

$280,000

349 W 4th St

GREAT LOCATION! GREAT PRICE. Perfect location for retail shop or small business office. There will be plenty of street traffic and exposure. 1303 sq.ft. good sized reception area, 3 rms directly off of it. 2 more rms that could be used as offices. Kitchen area & bathroom. 474 sq.ft basement used for storage.

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4200 Grass Valley Rd

Great Commercial Location. 1.01 Acres with 2 rentals and large shop building on the property. Very close to town and Owners will consider owner financing with qualified buyers with terms and conditions to be determined. Located at 4200 S. Grass Valley Road and priced at $280,000.00

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4105 W. Winnemucca Blvd

Commercial lease with 360’of frontage on W. Winnemucca Blvd. and I-80. Includes 672 sf office space, well, septic, parking, storage yards, etc. Office has a reception area, two offices and a restroom. Completely fenced. Lessor prefers to lease entire property, but would other configurations.

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1099 W. Winnemucca Blvd. 775-623-5045 1-800-697-9709 century21sonomarealty.com

Perfect starter, great neighborhood, close to Sonoma Heights. Three beds, two baths, two garage. Ready for move-in with new granite counters, new central heat/air, newer roof, and fresh paint.

Great starter home on corner lot! Home has 3 bedrooms and 1.5 baths. Kitchen flooring and counters have been upgraded. Newer roof, recent interior paint and windows installed. There is room for projects and toys in the garage and enclosed carport. Large patio is perfect for entertaining.

$199,900

$154,900

Extensively remodeled home featuring custom wood cabinets in kitchen, wood floors, granite counter tops & new fixtures. 4 bdrms, 2.5 baths, 4 car garage on 1 acre. Large family room w/ vaulted ceilings & wood burning stove. Home also includes a multipurpose room w/ a pellet stove. Professionally landscaped.

Only 12 miles from town sits this small ranch with plenty of possibilities. It has a 2 bed 1 bath small mobile home that is clean and tidy. It has a garage and workshop with covered patio, 178 acres which 80 acres have water rights, also comes with some hand lines. The property is fully fenced and ready to go.

$465,000

$360,000

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400 Circle Dr.

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5260 Palisade Dr.

354 MacGregor St.

Nice country living home & property with great views. Brick daylight basement home w/metal roof. 3 bed, 3 bath, 2 car garage, 5 acres. Open concept family area, kitchen, & dining area. Open bsmt space w/lg. laundry area. Nice wood deck & paver patio. Completely fenced. Nice mature trees & lawn.

Beautiful home located on a corner lot. 3 bedrooms plus office, 3 baths and a 3 car garage. The great room, kitchen, formal living room and dining areas are vaulted. The kitchen has beautiful knotty alder cabinets with granite countertops, a large pantry, and tons of counter space. Large patio off the great room to enjoy the valley views. Fencing on all three sides plus graveled RV parking.

$349,000

$294,900

Well maintained home in a nice cul-de-sac. 3 bdrms, 2 bath, 1056 sq ft on .18 acres. Stucco exterior, concrete steps and pathways, patio with gazebo, fencing, fruit trees, flower beds, sprinkler system etc. Open living areas.

Three bedroom, two bath home zoned for animals, within city limits. Large living room and separate family area. Dining area is open to the kitchen. Recreation room with spa and wood stove. Garage is large and includes storage shelving.

$104,900

$126,400 1405 E. 2nd St.

641 Ross St.

4205 Sapling Dr.

9655 Alice Lane

$309,900 340 E. Minor

4 bedroom, 2 bath home with 2 car garage on .24 acre lot. Across from golf course! Well-constructed with brick exterior and tile roof. Spacious kitchen with plenty of storage. Patio area with trellis & irrigated planters. Garage is 697 sf with garage doors at each end. Plenty of room for golf cart.

$180,000

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789 Lonnie Lane

Stucco exterior home with 3 bdrms, 2 bath, 2 car garage, 1260 sq ft living space. Family room is large and open to the dining & kitchen areas. Back yard is completely fenced and provides great views of Winnemucca Mountain. Garage has plenty of storage space.

new listing $279,900 1631 Midas Dr.

4 bdrm, 2.5 bath, 2 car garage, 2148 sq ft home on .21 acres. Home has been well-maintained. Kitchen is open to the dining area. Spacious family room. Bay windows, pendant lighting & arch way into kitchen. All bdrms have walk in closets. Mature landscaping w/ auto sprinklers. Fenced back yard.

$239,900 7165 Allen Rd.

5 Bed, 2 Bath, 2+ detached garage, 2268 sq ft home on 1.14 acres. Upgrades include new windows, metal roof, flooring, and paint. An addition features a kitchenette, dining/sitting area, full bath, and bdrm. Fully fenced and cross-fenced. Dog-run, garden areas, berry patch. Garage has 220 power. New well house.

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Victorian style home with 2bed, 1 ba, 1348 sq. ft. Situated on two city lots with endless potential. This home awaits someone to restore it. The windows have been restored. Updated Electrical & plumbing.

Elegant custom built home in pristine condition w/spectacular views. 5bed, 3.5ba, 3ga, .52ac. Modern color scheme. Tile & hardwood flooring. 9’ ceilings. Spacious kitchen w/granite counters, ample cabinetry, stainless steel appliances. Covered back patio. Beautifully landscaped. Vinyl fencing.

$99,900

$439,000

2852 Frontier St.

403 Baud St.

$185,000

411 Parkview Ave.

Very nice home w/4bed, 2ba, 2ga, 1200 sq. ft. Located within walking distance to the golf course, schools, & business district. Kitchen opens to the fam area. All appliances will remain. Great back yard; fenced, mature lawn, & trees. Good sized paver patio area great for back yard entertainment.

Very nice starter home in good condition located in a quiet neighborhood. 3bed, 2ba, 1548 sq.ft., central air, wood stove in living area. Lrg fam area. All appliances will remain. Mature trees. Fenced back yard w/a wood deck. Within walking distance to the downtown area & to a kid friendly City Park.

Outstanding country property just 5 minutes from town. Up-graded 4 bedroom home, stucco exterior, tile roof. New carpet, tile flooring. Horse barn, chicken coup and custom dog enclosure included. Everything sits on a dedicated, private lane. Call Century 21 Sonoma Realty to see for yourself.

$155,000

new listing $250,000

Nice home in good condition. 3bed, den, 2ba, 1+ ga. Located in a quiet neighborhood. Good sized bedrooms & den. Galley style spacious kitchen. Fully fenced yard w/mature landscaping incl several large schade trees. Covered porch. The garage sits to the rear of the property.

Beautiful single level stucco home in desirable neighborhood. 4 bdrm, 2 bath, 3 car attached garage, 1845 sq ft on .50 acres. 24x30 separate shop. Entrance & family room feature faulted ceilings & pellet stove. Kitchen has granite countertops. Hardwood flooring & carpet throughout. Patio in back.

$134,000

new listing $129,000

$299,900

Beautiful country living home on 5.39 acres. 4bed, 2ba, 2 gar, 2090 sq. ft. Located 5 miles from town on paved rd all the way. Top level is open & bright. Private covered back deck w/nat gas bbq hook up. Surrounded by mature trees & bushes. Fenced & crossed fenced. Plenty of room for animals to roam.

Beautiful home located in a preferred neighborhood. 5+ bed, 4ba, 2962 sq.ft., att gar, & det heated shop, side parking for toys. Lrg updated kitchen w/granite tile countertop & backsplash, cabinets & lighting. Sunroom connects to master bedroom w/a hot tub. Lovely landscaped.

Country living close to town. Set up perfectly to enjoy the sunrises & sunsets. 3bed, 2ba, 1.27acres, 1248 sq. ft. Tape & textured. Open floor plan. Front & back decks. Fenced just around the house. Minimal landscaped. There is one storage shed.

$337,000

$129,000

6375 Kimbra Ct.

5865 Water Canyon Rd.

4440 Debra Lane

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5030 Offenhauser Dr.

6320 Nugget Dr.

432 Ida Ave.

$250,000

4050 W. Commander

9450 Betty Lane

Spacious home on 4.86 acres. 3bed, 2ba, detached 2car gar. All appliances remain. Three 12x12 stalls. Storage room attached to the garage. Nice mountain views. This property is perfect if you have animals & critters that need the space to roam.

$419,000 3472 Stuart St.

Beautiful, immaculate fam home, .90ac, park-like setting. 5bed, 3full ba, 2 half ba, 3 car att, 2car det. Many nice upgrades throughout. Sp kitchen w/granite & stone surfaces opens to fam area. Lg. master suite. In-law liv qters on main level. Bsmt rm w/ half ba. Fenced & beautifully landscaped.

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Great home, great location and a great price. Nicely landscaped larger home sits within walking distance of the local schools and community college. Includes a huge shop with 12 foot roll up door. Upgraded windows and flooring. Call century 21 Sonoma realty today to see.

Great Home recently remodeled. 3 Bed 2 Bath and Shop. on .26 Acre lot. Home features bright modern colors with bamboo floors in living and dining areas. Newer carpet in all bedrooms, Newer metal Roof. *SHOP has 884 Sq Ft on bottom and 884sqft on top, gas heater, swamp cooler and (220V) power.

$269,000

new listing $149,900

Outstanding family home within walking distance of a city park and play ground. The home features beautiful hard-wood flooring, open floor plan and large garage. Room for RV parking in the backyard with vehicle access. The views are a must see. Call Century 21 Sonoma Realty today to see.

Total Renovation 2009. This home has 4 bedrooms, 3 bath, 2 car garage, large corner lot, fully fenced, mature trees, lawn on auto sprinklers. 1644 Sq. Ft. of living area. Home was totally renovated inside and out in 2009. You must see this home to appreciate what it has to offer.

$317,000

$222,000

452 Argenta Ave.

6250 Nugget Dr.

175 W National Ave.

3310 Kensington

new listing $124,900

$136,000

6425 Nugget Dr.

Great family home sitting on a large lot. All appliances stay. New flooring in bedrooms and bathrooms. Open floor plan. Backyard fenced; pet and child safe. Plenty of room for boat/RV or expansion.

4200 Trommel Ct.

Great Starter Mfg. Home. Good condition 1998 Mfg. Home with 3 bedroom, 2 bath, on .38 Ac. lot, fenced with 1300 Sq. Ft. of living area. All kitchen appliances stay. Fully tape and textured, deck on front of the home and large fenced yard. Located on quiet cul-de-sac.

Beautiful home w/a great floor plan in a preferred neighborhood. 3bed, a den, 2ba, 3gar, 2116 sq. ft., central air, water softener system. Many more nice upgrades. Tile & hardwood floors. Spacious kitchen & living room. Den is set up w/a wet bar. Lrg master bed/ba w/a jetted tub. Great views of the north valley.

Well maintained 4 Bedroom, 2 bath home with 2 car garage, 1560 sq. ft. and .42 acres of land. New roof. Nice lawns, automatic sprinklers, shade trees. Gravel Drive. Lots of RV parking. Dog Run.

$284,000

$154,900

4155 Placer Way

5275 Snowy Mountain Dr.

$309,900

5510 Patrician Way

New construction 4 bedroom, 2.5 bathrooms and plus a den. The 3 car garage and over-sized city lot promotes plenty of room for vehicles, kids, pets and RVs, boats, etc. Home will feature granite counter tops, area tile flooring and stucco exterior.

$355,000

5005 Offenhauser Dr.

Huge home with walk-out basement. This property is made for a family with 4+ bedrooms, 3+ bathrooms, family room and living room. Kitchen is open and very spacious. The downstairs features a large family area, bedrooms, bathroom and huge area for storage. Very large fenced backyard and huge front yard.

new listing $499,900 2990 Stuart St.

5 bdrm, 2 bath, 4 car garage, 4777 sq ft home on .52 acres. Kitchen is open to has custom cherry cabinets, granite counter tops & double ovens. Master suite features a balcony patio, gas fireplace, double walk-in closets jetted tub & more. Flooring throughout includes hardwood, tile & carpet. Too many features to list.

$190,000

625 W National Ave.

Great starter home in a quiet neighborhood. 3bed, 2ba, 2gar, 1483 sq. ft. master bed, kitchen & fam area on the main level. 2bed, 1ba upstairs. Laminate flooring in the fam area & kitchen. Fenced back yard. Side wood deck. Close to Pioneer Park & the downtown area.

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4268 Sunny Dr. 2 Manufactured homes currently on 1 acre. 3 MH hook ups. One Doublewide 1997 Skyline Oak Manor 48x26 serial #06700355JBJA Single wide 1972 Champion 60x12 Serial S2586 curently. CASH BUYERS ONLY DUE TO CURRENT ZONING.

$129,000

5525 Mountain View Dr.

Cozy home, large lot and a huge 2,000 square foot shop just minutes from Winnemucca. Home has been nicely maintained and is converted to real property. Shop has concrete floor, 2-14 foot roll doors, one on each end, 1-12 foot door and a man door. All insulated!

3 Bed, 2 Bath, 1.01 acres W/SHOP*.1560 sq ft. New paint in and out new flooring.*40’X40’x16’. Steel Shop 1600 Sq. Ft. Built in 2012. Insulated, power, water, heat and 10’x14’ overhead door. Adjoining 1.6 Acres (4645 Teal Ln) fenced with power/phone Zoned for 2nd home $30,000.

GREAT REMODELED HOME. 3 Bdrms, 2 baths and 2 car garage. A recent addition includes new garage, large master bdrm, master bath and utility area. Master bath has jetted tub and dual sinks. Carpet and laminate floors. New Oak cabinets and countertops. New windows. Side deck and nice large concrete patio.

$189,900

$244,900

1986 Skyland Blvd.

4665 Teal Lane

Great rental investment property close to schools, golf course and medical facilities. Property has 2 bedrooms, fenced front yard, alley access for extra parking. Current owners have tenants in/on property for instant income. Call Century 21 Sonoma Realty today to see.

Great family home with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths sitting on 1.39 acres. Entire lot is fenced and is set up for animals: including a very nice chicken coup. Owners have added a shop/garage. Backyard has a nice patio and fire pit and plenty of play are for the kids! Call Century 21 Sonoma Realty today.

$130,900

$145,000

3130 Sweetbriar Lane

1630 Mizpah St.

reduced $130,900

1620 Mizpah St.

Great rental investment property close to schools, golf course and medical facilities. Property has 2 bedrooms, fenced front yard, alley access for extra parking. Current owners have tenants in/on property for instant income. Call Century 21 Sonoma Realty today to see.

$150,000

12795 Carson Dr.

Move in ready property that has it all! Great views, privacy plus a home with attached garage. Price includes all appliances and the majority of the furniture. No deferred maintenance. Very clean newer home just minutes from Interstate 80 and all points east or west.

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$192,000

1218 Melarkey St.

$525,000

3825 Unionville Rd.

Rental investment property within walking distance of grocery store and post office. Short drive to downtown. Owner has a tenant in place; instant income. Call Century 21 Sonoma Realty for more detail.

Nice country property with room to spare. Large lot allowing for animals, pets, RV parking or just plenty of room to roam. Home features a wrap around covered deck. Everything is just minutes from town on paved roads. Stop by Century 21 Sonoma Realty today for more information.

4065 Bonnefield St.

4480 Crosswind Ave.

Beautiful setting in the middle of historic Unionville Canyon. Buena Vista Creek runs the length of the property. Includes a COVERED BRIDGE!! Large home, several historic buildings (1860’s) and lots of trees and grass for a park like setting.

Beautiful family home w/many upgrades & desirable features throughout. Remodeled kitchen w/granite, cabinetry & fixtures. 4bed, 2ba, det 864 sq.ft. gar. w/220 power, 1920 sq.ft. Updated paint inside & out. Newer carpet, tile and laminate flooring. Fenced w/dog kennel. Move in ready!

$135,900

$135,900

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Great Large Family Home. 3699 Sq. Ft. Basement home with 2 family rooms, mature yard on auto sprinkler system. All kitchen appliances will stay. Over sized 2 car garage + storage shed.

Great Starter Home. 2 Bedroom, 1 bath home with 1050 Sq. Ft. of living area. New carpet in living room and bedrooms. Kitchen range and frig. will stay. Auto sprinklers for lawn in front. Small basement for storage. Parking in back off alley.

$289,900

$104,900

121 W Haskell St.

273 McCoy St.

2 duplexes side by side built in 1991. Very well constructed by local contractor. Property easily maintained. Each unit has one large bdrm, living kitchen combined and large bathroom. Parking for tenants available. Additionally there are two older rentals on the property that are currently rented.

Lovely 3 bedroom 2 bath 2 car garage home in quiet area in Winnemucca. Home is located in a very convenient area as to schools and recreation. This home is immaculate inside and out, small yard easy to maintain. Well built home priced for quick sale.

$380,000

$199,900

1639 Lahontan

443 1/2, 443 & 445 Aiken St.

Brand new mobile home on 2.5 acre lot with 4 Bed, 2 Baths, 2027 Sq Ft living space. Family room and a formal living room. Terrific kitchen with pantry/utility room. Home has hickory cabinets (upgraded) Drapery package includes 2” wood blinds with fabric valances. Crown molding in kitchen. Well is 340’ deep.

Brand new manufactured home on a 2.5 acre lot with 4 bdrm w/den option, 2 bath, 2027 sq ft living area. Breakfast nook and a formal dining room. Terrific kitchen with pantry. Home has mocha cabinets (upgrade). Drapery package includes 2” wood blinds w/ fabric valances. Crown molding in kitchen. Well is 340” deep.

$233,500

$232,000

TURN-KEY inside and out! This 2280 sq. ft., 4 bed, 2.5 bath MH is like brand new. Split floor, open living spaces, eat-in kitchen, walk-in closet and shower in master bedroom, generous storage throughout, attached 790 sq. ft. garage, front and backyards completely landscaped.

From your living room you can enjoy the horse ranch across the street as well as the mountains and just open unobstructed space. This home has 5 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, and a 3 car garage all situated on a beautiful half acre lot. A fully finished basement with 2 bedrooms, 1 bath and a storage area.

new listing $229,900

$369,900 3338 Stuart St.

10645 Spur St.

3477 Crown Royal Circle

10685 Spur St.

$339,900

3355 N. Highland

Charming his historical home in park-like setting. 5 bedroom, 3 bath, office, large living room whit vaulted ceiling, hardwood floors and a large used brick fireplace, 1 acre lot, fully fenced yard with mature landscaping and fruit trees. 3 car garage with a bonus room, and additional multi-use out building.

$308,900

5234 Offenhauser Dr.

You will be pleasantly surprised when you enter this home. 3 br. 2 bath 2 car garage stucco home in upscale area. Mixed flooring, tile, carpet and wood. 5 ceiling fans throughout the house. Garage is sheetrock and taped. Beautiful private back yard.

$328,000

2862 Paiute St.

New Construction. 2150 sq. ft., 4 bedroom, 2 bath home with split floor plan and “Great Room” design. Stucco exterior, central AC, fireplace, large covered patio, oversized 3 car garage.

$199,900

800 Lonnie Lane

3 bdrm, 2 bath, 2 car garage, 1296 sq ft stucco home with valley and city views. Kitchen has lots of cupboard space. Large dining room. Nice sized patio in back of home. Mature landscaping w/ sprinklers. Garage is insulated and sheetrocked and features an attic door for extra storage. Fenced back yard.

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reduced Enjoy spectacular views from this 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath home with 2192 sq. ft. of living space.2 car garage. Newly renovated throughout with granite countertops in kitchen & baths. Stainless steel appliances. Redwood deck, gas log fireplace. Much more.

Large family home in Water Canyon Estates across from Highland Park. Four large bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. Kitchen and family areas are open and feature tile flooring. Office area located upstairs. Back yard is large and fenced. Three-car garage has plenty of storage space.

$289,900

$240,000

5106 Mount Tobin Place

677 W. National Ave.

4 bdrm, 2 bath, 2016 sq. ft., close to Pioneer Park. Immaculate shape. Lrg mstr bathrm, walk in shower, jetted tub. Large walk in closet. Open floor plan. Breakfast bar. Walk in pantry. Fully landscapped w/ auto sprinklers & drip system. 12x40 Fiberon deck. Fabulous views. “MOTIVATED SELLERS”

2012 Fleetwood, 1836 sq ft 4 bdrm, 2 bath. Open floor plan. Spacious kitchen, lots of cupboard. Breakfast bar. Living rm & family room have ceiling fans plus wooden window boxes. The master bedroom is good sized w/large walk in closet. Master bath has double sinks, & a shower tub combo. Home is sheet rocked.

$284,500

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5 bdrm, 4.5 bath, 2 car garage, .52 ac. close to schools. Open floor plan. Upstairs family room over looks down stairs living room. The mstr bdrm on bottom floor, mster bath w/jetted tub, & dual faucet shower. Basement has it’s own kitchen, bdrm & bathrm. Central vacuum. Plenty of room for RV, or other recreational vehicles.

Nicely maintained mobile home ideal for a rental investment. 952 sf. 2 bdrm, 2 bath, 2.18 ac. landscaped, auto sprinklers Plenty of room to expand. Mobile home approved wood burning stove. Mstr bedroom has new carpet. Turn key property. ***Improved 2.19 acre adjacent lot w/lrg. 6 stall barn can be purchased w/ this property.

$439,900

$65,000

3615 Mark Lane

605 Harry Rd.

3200 Frontier St.

165 W National Ave.

$159,900 7 Bliss Ct.

Nicely kept 3 bedroom, 2 bath home with 2 car garage and 1260 square feet located on a quiet cul-de-sac. New vinyl windows. New tile and molding in bathrooms. Wood stove. Covered rear deck. Lots of shade trees in back. Nice lawn in front. Much more.

$128,000

1165 Cosgrave St.

2 bdrm, 1 bath, 1 car garage, 912 sf., well established neighborhood, close to Sonoma Heights Elementary School. Well cared for. New linoleum in kitchen & dining area. Roof replaced in last 3 years & house painted in the last year. Cement patio full length of the home. Yard is fully grassed & landscaped.

$269,900

360 Kunkel Lane

Country Retreat. Located in Orovada this 2007, 2720 Sq. Ft. Mfg. Home has it all. Formal living room, family room, dining room, large open kitchen, pantry, utility room and much more. 2 car garage + storage buildings on 5 Ac. Decks on front and back.

reduced Unique Property. 1.1 Acre property in town. 3 Bedroom, 2 bath, Den, Office with 1502 Sq. Ft. City Water and City Sewer. Garage, Shop, Storage Shed, Dog Run with mature trees and yard.

Country Living. 1997 Mfg. Home, 1805 Sq. Ft. of living area, on 4.95 Acre parcel that is fully fenced. 3 bedroom, 2 bath, family room, large kitchen and all appliances stay. Large living room, pantry and utility area. 2 storage units, large lawn and mature trees.

$184,900

$149,900

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$209,900

642 Camelot Way

Two Story, 3 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath, 2 car garage. Family room, living room, dining area, breakfast nook. 1595 Sq. Ft. of living area with all kitchen appliances to stay. Covered deck, Bully barn storage.

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