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Insulated pipes key to preventing expensive repairs

With foothill temperatures dipping below freezing and more cold weather on the way, the Nevada Irrigation District is reporting increasing calls from customers with frozen water pi ...

You can capture the essence of summer and bottle it

Editor’s note: This is part one of a two-part series on preserving fruits and vegetables. Eating seasonally  doesn’t have to mean doing without when the season i ...

Our View: Heat up the help for homeless when temperatures drop

This week we’ve been chilled to the bone. When the sun goes down the mercury has fallen off the table. But while we’re ensconced in the warmth of our homes during these ...