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Wells Rural Electric Company’s Lasagna Dinner

Posted on 31 October 2014

WREC and 440 close friends gathered together to discus energy efficiency and their Electric Cooperative, support local students and share a meal. Wendover High capped Wells Rural Electric Company’s (WREC) 2014 Community Rallies in high fashion on Monday night with a lasagna dinner in the high school’s multipurpose room.  After all, when the Wildcat is [...] Continue Reading

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Breaking News: Elko County Commissioner And Freedom Fighter Grant Gerber Passes Away

Posted on 27 October 2014

  ELKO, Nev. (AP) — Elko County Commissioner Grant Gerber, a longtime lawyer and conservative political activist, has died from injuries he suffered three weeks ago when he fell off a horse in Kansas while protesting a federal crackdown on livestock grazing. He was 72. Described by his allies as a freedom fighter, Gerber was surrounded by [...] Continue Reading

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Joint Forces With West Wendover Arrest Tulsa Murderer

Posted on 24 October 2014

Erik Williams, the suspect in an east Tulsa homicide of October 8th, has been arrested this past Tuesday, October 21st, in a West Wendover casino. Nicki Holman, Arrest Specialist at the Metro Narcotic Task Force  (Salt Lake City, West Valley, South Salt Lake, etc…), said that a joint effort from multiple agencies help to the arrest [...] Continue Reading

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WWHS Girl Golf Team At State

Posted on 24 October 2014

Sarah Isaacs 121.1  Florisel Rodriguez, 158.0   Nayely Medina, 158.5      Claudia Gutierrez, 154.8       Miriam Rodriguez,  164.3     Shelby Hansen 145.8    Girls golf team average GPA 2.9. Sarah Isaacs received 1st team all league, Shelby Hansen received 2nd team all league . Team Seasonal average 573.67  . Captain Shelby Hansen Co-Captain Sara [...] Continue Reading

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Elko Most Wanted

Posted on 24 October 2014

The Elko County Sheriff’s Office is looking for Mortensen, Chris Marley. Chris Marley Mortensen is wanted on a felony warrant for 3rd offense DUI. Chris Marley Mortensen is a 51 year old white man. He is 5 feet 07 inches tall and weighs approximately 140 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.          [...] Continue Reading

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Northern Nevada Shooting Spree Leaves Dozens of Cattle Dead

Posted on 24 October 2014

Nevada ranchers are offering a $20,600 reward after the shootings of some 60 head of cattle across Northern Nevada since mid-summer. Ten of the animals were killed and many of the rest were maimed or seriously wounded, said Ron Torell, president of the Nevada Cattlemen’s Association. The latest case was discovered Wednesday, he said, and [...] Continue Reading

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Ely Inmate Killed Or Suicide?

Posted on 24 October 2014

  An inmate at Ely State Prison died Thursday in an apparent suicide. John Christopher Carroll, 35, was pronounced dead by emergency responders after being found unresponsive in his single cell, according to a news release from the Nevada Department of Corrections. Medical staff had attempted to revive him, according to the release. Carroll was sentenced in February 2010 [...] Continue Reading

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Game Wardens Investigating Massacre Of Six Ely Area Elk

Posted on 24 October 2014

  ELY, Nev. (AP) — State game wardens are looking for the poachers who illegally shot at least six elk in east-central Nevada and left three of the animals there to rot. The Nevada Department of Wildlife is seeking the public’s help in the investigation into the killing of the four cows and two calves in two [...] Continue Reading

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Newmont Legacy Fund New High

Posted on 24 October 2014

Our fifth annual Newmont Legacy Fund employee giving campaign has concluded, and I’m excited and proud to announce that not only did we meet our employee participation goal of 70 percent; we also set a new record for pledged dollars. Our Nevada employees alone have committed $1.095 million, which Newmont will match dollar for dollar [...] Continue Reading

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BLM Ely District to Gather Wild Horses

Posted on 24 October 2014

  AP – Federal wranglers are gearing up for an unusual wild horse roundup near the Nevada-Utah line where ranchers say U.S.-protected mustangs are knocking down fences and impregnating their mares. The Bureau of Land Management plans what it describes as a “public safety and nuisance gather” of about 120 wild horses beginning next month in [...] Continue Reading

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Breaking News: A Tulsa Murderer Arrested In West Wendover Casino

Posted on 22 October 2014

                                              Erik Williams Erik Williams, the suspect in an east Tulsa homicide of October 8th, has been arrested this past Tuesday, October 21st, in a West Wendover casino. Nicki Hollman, Arrest Specialist at the Metro [...] Continue Reading

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Salt lake City And West Wendover Joint Force Arrest Three Felons

Posted on 19 October 2014

 Thomas Jason Vu  Tiffany Ann Vu               Wanda Brianne Frehner Photo Credit:West Wendover Police Department On October 14 2014 members of the Joint Criminal Apprehension Team (JCAT) which consists of members of the Metro Gang Unit from Salt Lake City Utah and the U.S.Marshall’s office, along with members of the West Wendover Police [...] Continue Reading

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