Memorial Day ‘grass march’ protests BLM

On Monday, May 26, Memorial Day, a group of Nevadans are planning what they are calling a Grass March — a 70-mile horseback trek from Elko to Battle Mountain to publicly protest and bring attention to the plight of ranchers who are methodically … [Read more...]

Nevada Department of Agriculture urges horse owners to vaccinate for West Nile Virus

SPARKS, Nev. -- With mosquito season just around the corner, the Nevada Department of Agriculture is advising all horse owners to contact their veterinarians and update their animals’ West Nile Virus (WNV) vaccinations. WNV is transmitted by … [Read more...]

“Woman of Valor” picked as state’s top senior citizen

A “woman of valor” was chosen to be the Nevada Senior Citizen of the Year 2014. Raymonde Fiol, a 77 year old from Las Vegas, was selected as the Nevada Senior Citizen of the Year 2014 for her many years of selfless service in preserving the memory … [Read more...]

All calls must use 702 area code

You must begin to use the full 10 digits when calling 702 area code numbers beginning Saturday. Calls will not be completed without the 702 area code. The change is the result of the scheduled area code overlay. Beginning June 3 a new area code will … [Read more...]