Nevada’s Lou Ruvo brain center works to improve lives of caregivers

An unexpected illness or injury for an individual can bring sweeping changes for that person’s life and well-being. Alongside that person is oftentimes an individual or group of people that live the illness or disease with them as caregivers.

Nye County District Attorney’s Report

Editor’s note: The Nye County District Attorney’s Report is provided by the office of DA Chris Arabia. Plans call for it to be provided on a monthly basis as the information becomes available. This is the September 2019 report, released his week. Duplicate names represent separate cases. See for a look at recent DA reports.

VIDEO: Pahrump celebrates Halloween

Several Halloween events have occurred over the past week with more in the works on Allhallows Eve.

Round Mountain Knights go into postseason on positive note

Nobody connected with the Round Mountain High School girls volleyball program was certain what to expect this season, with a “new” coach — Anna Berg returning to the team — and a new system.

November arts and culture in desert communities near Pahrump

A new chill in the air, the smell of old-fashioned deep pit barbecue, history, music and reunions with old friends — it must be Shoshone’s Old West Days! This venerable first weekend in November tradition kicks off another a busy round of arts and culture events in and on the southeastern edge of Death Valley National Park.

Tails of Nye County benefit show brings in over $3K

Pet overpopulation is always a concern and the most simple method of helping curb this problem is spaying or neutering canines and felines.

Pahrump resident Caperton wins 3 medals at Huntsman Games

It’s not often that looking for satisfaction from officials works out, but Marvin Caperton found sometimes the people in charge do the right thing.

Small business lending reflects economic trends

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced 2019 fiscal year lending numbers showing that it guaranteed over $28 billion to entrepreneurs that otherwise would not have access to capital to start, grow, or expand their small businesses.

Event to support Nye’s Search and Rescue unit

For many years, members of Nye County’s Search and Rescue unit have devoted their time to help those in precarious situations.

IRS recommends business owners e-file payroll tax returns

With the Oct. 31 quarterly payroll tax return due date just around the corner, the Internal Revenue Service recently urged business owners to take advantage of the speed and convenience of filing these returns electronically.

Passenger dies of injuries from helicopter crash near Red Rock

A second person has died from injuries suffered in an Oct. 23 helicopter crash near the Red Rock Visitor Center, according to the Clark County coroner’s office.

California Lottery

No one matched all five numbers and the mega number in the Saturday, Oct. 26 drawing of the California Super Lotto. The next jackpot will be at least $23 million.

Dan Schinhofen: Sick of the sideshow over impeachment issue

While Americans are deeply divided, what are our elected representatives doing, besides fanning the flames? They decide to play chicken with the Constitution. While I believe no man is above the law, neither should any man be below the law.

Nevada officials wary of Trump nominee for Secretary of Energy

Nevada’s members of Congress are wary of President Trump’s new Energy Department nominee, fearing he will favor the plan to bury nuclear waste at Yucca Mountain.

Mountain Falls request rejected in Pahrump

William Lyon Homes Inc., the developers of Mountain Falls, recently approached the Nye County Commission with a request to revise an already approved final map to allow for more homes to be built in planning area six of the master-planned community but that request was met with almost unanimous denial.

Nevada Bravo Company mobilized for 9-month foreign mission

Fourteen years after the unit first deployed to southwest Asia, the soldiers in the Nevada Army Guard’s Bravo Company, 1/189th Aviation once again began a foreign mission to the same general location.

Halloween is big business

U.S. consumers are looking to social media for Halloween costume and decoration ideas as spending is expected to reach a near-record amount this year, according to the National Retail Federation’s annual survey conducted by Prosper Insights &Analytics, the federation announced.

Halloween events set to entertain Nye County

Kids to adults were out to have a ghoulishly good time in Pahrump during the days leading up to Halloween on Thursday, and the fun and frightening adventures are set to continue.

Trojans Football Notebook: Line play sealed Vikings’ fate

It’s impossible to say enough about how dominant the Pahrump Valley line was against Valley on Thursday night. The Vikings had a couple of dangerous weapons, and, if quarterback Jarrett Zibert had a bit of time, there’s no telling how many yards he would have racked up.

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