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  • Lander County mine expanding
    Klondex Gold and Silver Mining Company of Vancouver, BC, Canada, says that in 2016, it will transition its “flagship” mine from advanced underground and surface exploration to full production mining. The Fire Creek Mine is located approximately 37 miles east of Battle Mountain and four miles northwest of Crescent Valley.
  • Erwin pleads ‘no contest’ to murder charges
    Pamela Ann Erwin pleaded no contest Tuesday to a charge of second degree murder for the death of her then-husband James Erwin in 2003. The charges state that Erwin stabbed her husband to death and later buried him in a shallow grave. She was represented in court by public defender Matt Stermitz.
  • Case raises questions about cell phone laws
    Nevada statute prohibits the use of cell phones for texting or talking without a hands free device while driving, but a recent court case brought up some interesting questions about the law, said Judge Michael Montero.
  • Humboldt County pushing bicycle trails
    Bill Story, Nevada Department of Transportation manager of bicycle and pedestrian programs, presented the Humboldt County Bike plan to county commissioners on Monday. 
    
Lander County mine expandingErwin pleads ‘no contest’ to murder chargesCase raises questions about cell phone lawsHumboldt County pushing bicycle trails
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Three Things You Need to Know Today

  • Airport screening, the safety procedure that has us all parting ways with our wallets, watches and carry-on luggage got its start on this day in 1973. It became mandatory in the US following many bomb scares on airlines.
  • Expect temperatures in the tri-county area to stay frigid through the weekend. Daytime highs in Winnemucca should reach 47 on Saturday, but the overnight low sticks to the low 20s for the weekend. Battle Mountain sees even colder overnight lows, with the high teens expected. Lovelock is the balmy spot, with a Sunday daytime high of 54.
  • Pershing County Recreation Board meets the first Thursday of each month at 7:30 p.m. at Lovelock City Hall.

    
SUPER BOWL 50: Passing the Torch Pershing County boys wallop Silver Stage in league playPershing County girls split games with Silver Stage, LowryBattle Mountain wrestlers compete in Winnemucca
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Announcements

  • Obituary: Robert Lee Edwards
    Robert Lee Edwards left this world held in the arms of his loving wife, Rae and wonderful, grown children, Broc Dayton Edwards and Molly Rae Edwards on Saturday, January 30, 2016.
  • Peggy Marie Morse Landon was born November 16, 1928 in Elko Nevada to Richard and Marie Morse. She was the first born followed by her two sisters, Wilma, Bessy, and bother Richard.

  • Items in the Police Blotter are compiled from public information contained in Winnemucca Police Department reports. The Humboldt Sun reports all incidents about which law-enforcement agencies release information. Charges or citations listed in the blotter do not imply guilt, which is determined in court. Mug shots are provided by law enforcement as part of the public record. Persons arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty.
  • Items in the Sheriff’s Report are compiled from public information contained in the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office reports. News4Nevada reports all incidents about which law-enforcement agencies release information. Charges or citations listed in the blotter do not imply guilt, which is determined in court. Mug shots are provided by law enforcement as part of the public record. Persons arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty.

  • Items in the Court Docket are compiled from public records contained in the Union Township Justice Court and the Sixth Judicial District Court. News4Nevada reports all felony hearings, misdemeanor convictions and dismissals for which the court releases information.


  • Property tax!?
    Yuk! At least that is how most people view property taxes. There are plenty of misconceptions regarding the use of property taxes, so in this edition we will look at one example of what your property taxes fund.
  • How to tell if Congress  is working again
    There have been encouraging signs that the Republican leadership on Capitol Hill wants to make Congress function again. They’ve talked about using conference committees more, allowing a more open process for rank-and-file members, enacting separate appropriation bills rather than using omnibus bills, and letting committees lead on legislation rather than hoarding all power in the leadership offices. Perhaps most important, they’ve acknowledged that Congress has many bad habits, and insist that they want to restore a healthy legislative process.
  •  The Irate Train Conductor
    LINDEN, Texas — Riding passenger trains in the 1940s was more fun than a barrel of monkeys. 

    
Don't just dip. For serious Super Bowl comfort food, hot dipKeep the crisp, lose the labor in these Super Bowl wingsFour-legged fur balls take to the field in Kitten Bowl IIIMayor Putnam, Police Chief Silva honor staff
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