Tim Burke: Nevada officials oppose Yucca because it’s easier

The storage of radioactive waste in Yucca Mountain is a tough sell to the public. This is far more of an emotional subject than a logical one. We have been taught since we were children to avoid anything radioactive. We associate radioactivity with nuclear bombs and the destruction they can cause.


Pahrump Fall Festival horseshoe tournament open to all

For those looking for a fun, family activity at the Pahrump Fall Festival to do, look no further. Once again there will be an open horseshoe tournament at the horseshoe pits at Petrack Park on Sunday that is open to all.