August 24, 2017

Local Man Earns Conservation Award

Chad Bliss, long time resident of Eureka County, was awarded the Wayne E. Kirch Conservation Award at the Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners meeting on Saturday, August 12. The award is given annually to recipients who have demonstrated significant results towards conservation, management or enhancement of wildlife. Larry Johnson submitted a nomination for Chad back… [More…]

August 17, 2017

Here Comes the Eclipse

The countdown to the 2017 total eclipse of the sun is now just days away. Nevada is in a location that will support a good partial-eclipse view. However, places from which to experience the total eclipse are reachable within an easy day’s drive. The total eclipse, which will take place on Aug. 21, can be… [More…]


SHARON LEE GIBELLINI 8-19-1935 to 2-1-2017 A Celebration of Life will be held for Sharon Gibellini as most knew her as “Timmy” on Aug. 19, 2017 at the Odd Fellows Cemetery in Eureka, Nevada. The memorial service will begin at 1pm with a reception to follow at The Urban Cowboy on Main Street. Sharon passed… [More…]

Letter to The Editor

Dear Editor, On Aug. 5, my husband and I traveled to Eureka from Elko to watch the special, Portable Masterpieces at the Eureka Opera House. The symphony composed of 9 talented musicians played a wide selection of songs from operas to popular movie songs. In the Opera House, with its wonderful acoustics, the 9 players… [More…]

Eureka Lions Club Honored

The Eureka Lions Club is the only service organization in the small rural town of Eureka. The club has participated in the state’s Adopt-A-Highway Program since August of 2002 and was one of the first organizations to receive a 10-year certificate acknowledging their dedication to the program. Lion Floyd Klindt was one of the original… [More…]

August 10, 2017

August 3, 2017

Annual county fair set for next week

Everyone should to the County Fair, even if you have been before. The Eureka County Fair is Aug. 10-13 at the fairgrounds. And there are more reasons for you to go this year than there are to stay home. The Exhibit Hall opens for entries from 1 to 7 p.m. Aug. 8 and again from… [More…]