Posts Categorized: News and Events

2014 March Environmental Newsletter!

The latest newsletter from the Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Environmental Department has a list of events for April including more Earth Day news and what else you can expect to see this year! Click here!

New Income Tax Assistance Schedule!

The FREE TAX PREPARATION SERVICE started on Monday, 3/3/14 and will end at the Tax Deadline (4/15/14). We are currently serving clients and hope to serve many more people in need of free income tax service before the Deadline.  Here is the new schedule:   Saturdays: 3/22/14 Cancelled (no appointments); 4/5/14 10:00 A.M. to Noon,… Read more »

2013 Environmental Newsletter!!

The 4th Annual Earth Celebration plans are fast underway! Click here to see what is on the horizon for events, dinner and movie night, etc., and what you can do for the environment to make a difference.     http://www.fpst.org/?p=1785

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  http://themendingnews.com/.

VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

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 »