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Part of the lore of daily newspapers is that the Thanksgiving Day edition is usually the largest edition of the year. That edition of the Reno Gazette-Journal for 2014, piled here in a Sparks convenience store, weighed 4.44 pounds, according to a Raley’s butcher scale.

Part of the lore of daily newspapers is that the Thanksgiving Day edition is usually the largest edition of the year. That edition of the Reno Gazette-Journal for 2014, piled here in a Sparks convenience store, weighed 4.44 pounds, according to a Raley’s butcher scale.

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