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Today marks 60 days since Minden last received measurable precipitation as a dry spell continues to reign in Carson Valley.With the forecast showing a slight chance of showers on... [Read More]
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Hooked Gamers' CaptainPatch: 'I hate Steam. No, make that 'I _HATE_ Steam!' Dealing with Steam has never been easy for me. It seems that EVERY time I am required to interact with Steam, something goes awry. Today I broke down and acquired Mafia II. Got home, opened it up and saw that authentication via Steam is required. [Queue the ominous music.] So I start the install process and instead of installing the game and then going to Steam, you are _first_ required to open a Steam account. Okay, I can deal with that. Create the account,... [Read More]
The Latest on the Louisiana governor's election (all times local): 9:55 p.m. Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards will keep his job as the Deep South's only Democratic governor, in a blow to President Donald Trump, who tried to boost the incumbent's opponent. On Saturday, voters narrowly reelected Edwards to a second term, snubbing Republican businessman Eddie Rispone deep in the heart of Trump country. Louisiana's only Democratic statewide elected official withstood an onslaught of national Republican opposition and hung on to the seat by focusing on state-specific... [Read More]
Louisiana's John Bel Edwards stuns GOP, wins reelection to a second term as the Deep South's only Democratic governor. [Read More]
The Latest on the Louisiana governor's election (all times local): 9:25 p.m. With a vote count underway in Louisiana, the governor's race remains extremely close. An hour and a half after polls closed Saturday, partial results showed Democratic incumbent John Bel Edwards and Republican challenger Eddie Rispone neck and neck. The count was continuing into the night. The runoff election is deciding whether the Deep South's only Democratic governor can reach a second term despite opposition from President Donald Trump. Trump made three visits to Louisiana during the... [Read More]
The photographer injured in a collision out of bounds Saturday during Georgia's game at Auburn is an intern for the UGA Athletic Association and was released from the hospital around 9 p.m. ET Saturday night, UGA announced. Sources told the Banner-Herald that they expected her to make the trip back home with the team. Chamberlain Smith, who is interning for the sports information department, was photographing action on the field when running back Brian Herrien... [Read More]
Georgia ensured it will have another shot at an SEC championship Dec. 7 after defeating its third top 20 team of the season Saturday. The No. 4 Bulldogs too-close-for-comfort 21-14 win against No. 12 Auburn in Jordan-Hare Stadium showed just how much better the Bulldogs likely will need to get before going up against No. 1 LSU, their likely opponent. "There's a lot of things that we could kind of pick on a little bit," quarterback Jake Fromm said,... [Read More]
Georgia winning the SEC East and clinching a spot in the SEC championship game is worth more than $600,000 in total bonuses for coach Kirby Smart and his coaching staff. Smart gets a $100,000 bonus for winning the SEC East, according to his contract. Each of Georgia's 10 assistant coaches get a bonus worth 15 percent of their base salary, according to the UGA Athletic Association bonus structure. The total bonuses are worth $614,500. Offensive coordinator James Coley and defensive... [Read More]
Werner Gustav Doehner was 8-years-old when a firestorm erupted aboard Hindenburg as it attempted to dock at Naval Air Station Lakehurst in New Jersey. [Read More]
Derek Grant notched his first career hat trick and Ryan Getzlaf added a goal and an assist in the Ducks' 4-1 win over the St. Louis Blues. [Read More]
Washington State quarterback Anthony Gordon threw for 520 yards and five touchdowns in a victory over Stanford, and coach Mike Leach was full of praise for the senior on Saturday. [Read More]
Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa's season-ending hip injury could hurt his NFL draft stock significantly, which could cost him millions. [Read More]
NAN raised $7.3 million in donations last year, which exceeds the previous year's revenues by $1 million. The company had not been paying its tax debt for years before eventually paying it off five years ago. In June, Al Sharpton paid off his $95,031.21 tax debt, but still holds another $698,470.99 in state debt. [Read More]
5 Wichita State players reached double figures. ... [Read More]
"I don't want to be a flat earther," David Weiss says, his voice weary as he reflects on his personal awakening. "Would you wake up in the morning and want everyone to think you're an idiot?" But Weiss is a flat earther. Ever since he tried and failed to find proof of the earth's curve... [Read More]
Erie erases 2-goal deficit, beats Mississauga 5-4 in overtime. [Read More]
IBERIA PARISHIn Iberia Parish, there were runoffs for Sheriff, a council seat and city marshal:Sheriff: Murphy Meyers, Republican was defeated by "Tommy" Romero, Republican. Meyers got 48 percent to Romero's 52 percent. Councilman District 10: Roger Duncan, Republican, was defeated by Eugene Olivier Sr., Democrat. Duncan got 46 percent of the vote, and Olivier got 54 percent. City Marshal City Court, City of New Iberia: Brett Lang, Republican, was defeated by "Tony" Migues, Republican. Lang got 43 percent compared to Migues' 57 percent. Twin Parish Port District -- 4 Mills/1 Mill Renewal - TPPC - 10 Yrs.(Runs in multiple... [Read More]
In Evangeline Parish, voters have chosen a new sheriff and police jurors in two districts. [Read More]