SNAP offering family hikes this summer

The Southern Nevada Agency Partnership (SNAP) Wilderness Team is sponsoring a series of wilderness hikes this summer on Mount Charleston in the Spring Mountains National Recreation Area. The family-friendly hikes through Fletcher Canyon are being … [Read more...]

Nevada Voter ID Petition Fails

Las Vegas, NV – Today, the “Our Vote Nevada PAC” failed to file the required number of signatures (101,667) to qualify for the November 2014 ballot. “Our Vote Nevada PAC,” sought to impose a discriminatory, suppressive photographic voter ID requireme … [Read more...]

DMV plans statewide sweep

CARSON CITY – Department of Motor Vehicle investigators will fan out across the state Thursday in an effort to get Nevada’s car dealers to sign up for a mandatory Dealer Report of Sale program as well as renew licensing with the state to do business, … [Read more...]

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 havin … [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 m … [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...]