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Opinion: Was It Voter Fraud ??

Posted on 27 September 2016

  The primary election system in Nevada is broken and probably rotten and needs to be fixed.  Three unsuccessful Tea Party Candidates in the recent Republican Primary election contested the results of the  republican primary election in court on one of the grounds set forth in NRS 293.410(f), that is, that if there is a possibility [...] Continue Reading

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Airport Emergency Excercise

Posted on 27 September 2016

By Lauara Snyder. Joint mass casualty simulation(MCI) was held last Wednesday afternoon at the Airport. Scenario was an airplane crash with 150 persons on board. Participating agencies were Wendover Ambulance, West Wendover Fire Department, Wendover Utah Fire Department, Airport Fire Department, West Wendover Police Department, Elko County Sheriff Department, Tooele County Sheriff Department, Tooele County Eemergency Operations [...] Continue Reading

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Wolverine Incline 54-15

Posted on 27 September 2016

By Lou Copelan The West Wendover Wolverine football team had a phenomenal win for their first league game against Incline, with a final score of 54-15. Not only did the team completely dominate Incline, but they had scored a touchdown on an interception in the last 20 seconds of play. This is the second win they [...] Continue Reading

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Emergency Wild Horse Water Bait Trap

Posted on 27 September 2016

Because of on-going drought conditions resulting in insufficient water to support the wild horses in the Big Sand Spring Valley, the Bureau of Land Management will begin gathering and providing emergency care for up to 300 wild horses. The gather is expected to begin on September 20 in the Pancake HMA located about 30 miles [...] Continue Reading

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Reno Historic Cemetery Angers Graves Heirs

Posted on 27 September 2016

A pioneer cemetery on the edge of downtown Reno where the remains of Civil War soldiers, city founders and a tribal chief have rested for more than a century has been anything but restful in recent weeks. The cemetery’s owners want to dig up as many as 1,100 graves on one end of the 6-acre site [...] Continue Reading

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Nevada’s Casino Industry Organization Launch An Anti-legalization Marijuana Campaign

Posted on 27 September 2016

A formal campaign against legalizing recreational marijuana in Nevada launched Friday with the support of heavy-hitters including Gov. Brian Sandoval and the organization that represents Nevada’s casino industry. The group called Protecting Nevada’s Children went live with a slick website in the first major push against Question 2, which will appear on the November ballot. Another campaign [...] Continue Reading

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First Ad Against Nevada Gun By Check

Posted on 27 September 2016

A National Rifle Association-backed group has begun airing a TV ad featuring the Nevada state attorney general and three sheriffs urging voters to reject a gun-purchase background checks measure on the November statewide ballot. The 30-second spot by NRA Nevadans for Freedom debuted last Tuesday, featuring Attorney General Adam Laxalt and sheriffs Ken Furlong of Carson [...] Continue Reading

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Why Is This Trailer Still There?

Posted on 27 September 2016

There is a trailer up 3 mile the hill in Wendover who has locals wondering why is it still there after almost 5 weeks. So the Advocate talked to Lt. Don Salinger at the WWPD about it and Lt. Salinger said that an officer had contacted the owner of the trailer about it. First he, [...] Continue Reading

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Geri Wopschall Around The County

Posted on 26 September 2016

Philosopher Camus wrote “Always go too far, because that’s where you will find the truth.” White Pine County Commission meeting – September 14, 2016 Before the meeting started, it was noted the American Flag was placed in the wrong location. It was placed on the left (stage few) of the Nevada and Country Flags. This was quickly [...] Continue Reading

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Elko County Residential Summer Market Update

Posted on 26 September 2016

By Brenda Clairborne (May, June, July) Buyers signed 189 purchase agreement, which is up 20% over same 3 months last year. New listings rose 3% over last year with 272 listings. On average, sellers are receiving 98.6% of their original list price. The median sales price for this period was $235,935 — 1.2% higher than last [...] Continue Reading

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Entertainment & New Memoir

Posted on 26 September 2016

New Memoir Offers Glimpses of Hawaiian Life During World War II “80 Years of Memories of Life in Hawaii and Beyond” by William Harrison Wright, Jr. (published by Trafford Publishing) offers a cross section of life during and after the Second World War told in the perspective of the author, William Harrison Wright, Jr., a native [...] Continue Reading

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Posted on 26 September 2016

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