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Miracle Baby Survives Fatal Rollover In Wells

Posted on 06 July 2015

A one year old baby girl miraculously survived an horrific one car rollover Sunday in Wells that took the lives of her mother and a male companion reported the Highway Patrol. According to the police reports NHP Troopers responded to a vehicle crash on I-80 about n hour past midnight on July 5.   Preliminary investigation indicates [...] Continue Reading

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BREAKING NEWS: West Wendover Detective Found Dead

Posted on 03 July 2015

The 4th of July holiday weekend began tragically for West Wendover with the death of Detective Donald Burnum Thursday night. Burnum’s body was discovered outside the city limits south of Wendover near US 93. A 23 year veteran of the West Wendover Police Department Burnum began as a patrolman and worked his way up to become the [...] Continue Reading

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Wife Beater Fugitive Was Person Of Interest In 2003 Killing of McGill Man

Posted on 03 July 2015

The Ely man now wanted on attempted murder and kidnapping of his ex-wife was once suspected of but never charged with the death of childhood friend a dozen years ago in Elko. Benjamin B. Delgrande age 35 of Ely is wanted for kidnapping in the first degree, kidnapping in the second degree resulting in substantial bodily [...] Continue Reading

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Ely Wife Beater Escapes!! Delgrande Charged With Attempted Murder Of Beloved Local UPS Driver

Posted on 02 July 2015

  The White Pine County sheriffs Department is searching for an Ely man who viciously beat his ex-wife almost to death. Benjamin B. Delgrande age 35 of Ely is wanted for kidnapping in the first degree, kidnapping in the second degree resulting in substantial bodily harm, coercion, attempted murder, domestic battery causing substantial bodily harm and domestic [...] Continue Reading

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WWHS Reamer Conquers Idaho Ironman Triathlon

Posted on 02 July 2015

West Wendover High School teacher and Cross country Coach Kim Reamer achieved Iron Man status Saturday in Couer d’Alene Idaho. An Ironman Triathlon consists of a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bicycle ride and a marathon 26.2-mile run, raced in that order and without a break. It is widely considered one of the most difficult one-day sporting [...] Continue Reading

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As Economy Improves New Businesses Coming To West Wendover

Posted on 02 July 2015

With a new liquor store and pedicab service ready for approval next week West Wendover may be coming out of a more than decade long decline in the number of small businesses. With less than a month before the official business license count is released there are signals that West Wendover will report a significant gain [...] Continue Reading

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Midway Gold Gamble Lost

Posted on 02 July 2015

The bankruptcy of Midway gold and the perhaps temporary closure of the Pan Mine in White Pine County illustrates that the business of mining gold is not a sure thing and definitely not for the faint of heart. Midway Gold declared bankruptcy last Monday and by Friday the company announced that mining activity at it Pan [...] Continue Reading

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May Casino Win Soars, 6th Straight Month of Increases

Posted on 02 July 2015

  Wendover Casinos roared in May with one of best months since the 2008 crash, according to this weeks report from the state gaming board. click link for full report: mrrmay15 According to the report, Wendover Clubs reported a 10.81 percent increase in total gaming win to $15.81 million for May 2015. “Win” is a gross figure, with no operating [...] Continue Reading

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Opinion

Much Ado About Nothing

Posted on 02 July 2015

Our facebook page exploded last week. We had friends who were predicting the end of civilization and then we had other friends who tinted themselves in rainbow colors and went Yippee. We seriously began thinking about getting a new set of friends and then we realized we did. Thanks our history we have quite a few friends who [...] Continue Reading

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Pilot Man Nabbed For Stalking, Vandalism

Posted on 02 July 2015

A Pilot Valley man was arrested last week after being caught on video vandalizing his ex-girlfriend’s car. According to West Wendover police reports Wesley Dunster,, 23, of Pilot Valley was arrested for slashing the tires on his girl friend’s car. According to the report officers responded to the Red Garter casino parking lot to take a [...] Continue Reading

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Local Teens Honor Military Veterans In Stirring Essays

Posted on 02 July 2015

Austria 1944.  It was a grey morning, still damp from the rain storm the previous night…and there was a shed.  ITt was about three stories tall, but only 8 feet wide and 8 feet long.  It was faded and falling apart and the roof was caving in and there was blood seeping out from around [...] Continue Reading

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PUBLIC NOTICE SUMMONS by Publication TO: ROBERT REX ANDERSON, JR

Posted on 02 July 2015

PUBLIC NOTICE SUMMONS by Publication TO: ROBERT REX ANDERSON, JR.. You have been sued by MELISSA M. HALUKO-anderson, the Petitionner, in the Dstrict Court in and for Twin Falls County, Idaho, Case No. CV – 15-2182 The nature of the claim against you is for divorce. Any time after 20 days following the last publication [...] Continue Reading

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