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FPST Environmentalist Featured!

Environmental specialist and permaculture designer for the Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Tribe, Carmen Gonzales, is interviewed in the Spring Edition of Edible Reno-Tahoe! Read the story here! Photo courtesy of


The United Way in Reno, supported by an IRS grant, administers a service called the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance or VITA program to assist people with low to moderate income in filing their IRS tax returns.  The program serves Northern Nevada, including the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe and the Walker River Paiute Tribe.  Although the… Read more »

2014 Weight Loss Challenge

Come join the Fallon Tribal Health Clinic Diabetes Wellness Programs 2014 Weight Loss Challenge.  The 12 Week Challenge will start February 18, 2014 and end May 13, 2014. Participants will receive a water bottle and a pedometer. Rules: Sign up and initial weigh-in will be February 18, 2014 from 8:00am-Noon at the clinic in the… Read more »

FPST Transit Program Begins!

Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Tribe Transit Program Begins! The FPST transit program will be starting operation on Feb 10th 2014. The newly created transit program will proudly provide tribal members with scheduled rides to Fallon, The Colony, and Fernley twice daily Monday thru Thursday. It also offers scheduled trips to Reno and Sparks once a month. The… Read more »

FALLON PAIUTE SHOSHONE TRIBE Receives $950,000 Grant Award

                                   FALLON PAIUTE SHOSHONE TRIBE Receives $950,000 Grant Award   FALLON, Nev.-Jennifer John, grants administrator for the Fallon Paiute Shoshone Tribe, announces the award of a $950,000 grant by the Department of Health and Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), for the “Mending the Circle” project, a project that will adopt Multidimensional… Read more »

Sun and Heat Exposure

FALLON PAIUTE-SHOSHONE TRIBE Health Services Sun and Heat Exposure   Overexposure to the sun can damage the skin and could cause skin cancer, heat stroke, heat exhaustion; heat cramps and heat rash are possible when you become overexerted in the heat. Put your health first in order to enjoy the summer.   Here are a… Read more »