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May 4, 2017

BLM begins water trap gather of wild horses near Boone Spring

The Bureau of Land Management, Elko District, Wells Field Office began an emergency wild horse gather on May 8 in the Antelope Herd Management Area (HMA) to remove approximately 60 wild horses from private land near Boone Springs approximately 40 mile southwest of Wendover due to a projected lack of water this summer. The BLM… [More…]

Democratic lawmakers trying to ration free speech

Nevada’s Democratic lawmakers in Carson City are seeking to enforce their egalitarian philosophy on everyone: All people are equal and deserve equal rights — and only equal amounts of those rights. You have the right to free speech, but no more than anyone else. This past week an Assembly committee heard testimony on Senate Joint… [More…]

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, I read with interest your Commentary column (Thomas Mitchell, “It may be time to negotiate Yucca Mountain benefits”) in the May 5, 2017 edition. Whether a person opposes or supports the storage or reprocessing of nuclear waste at Yucca Mountain, it should be clear to all that the alternative proposed routing for a… [More…]


“On April 29, 2017, Terry Ray Conaway passed away in his sleep on his Family Farm in Diamond Valley at the age of 64. He was a very kind and practical man. Even with a managed heart condition, Terry continued to be a vital and beloved member of the community.  Terry served many years on… [More…]

Sale notice posted for June oil and gas lease sale

The sale notice and other documents related to the Bureau of Land Management’s Battle Mountain District oil and gas lease sale scheduled to begin June 13 have been posted to the BLM’s website. A complete summary of the parcels to be offered, lease stipulations and other documents related to the lease sale are available at… [More…]

Eureka students participate in rodeo

The WP Rodeo Club is a combination of both middle school and high school students in addition to that, they also have students from Eureka who participate on the team. The team traveled to Washoe for a Jr. High and High School Rodeo this last weekend.   Shay Zeman-Heckethorn placed 11th in poles and 27th… [More…]

April 27, 2017