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District Attorney’s report, Jan. 30

• Jerad Michael Boyer was charged Jan. 21 with obtaining and using personal identifying information of another person to harm or impersonate person, to obtain certain nonpublic records or for other unlawful purpose; possession of a controlled substance, both felonies; and possession of dangerous drug without prescription, a gross misdemeanor.

• Charles David Plinske was charged Dec. 16 with failure to stop upon signal of peace officer, two counts; grand larceny of motor vehicle, both felonies; assault upon a peace officer, two counts; and battery upon a peace officer, all gross misdemeanors.

• William Kenneth Hula Jr., was charged on Jan. 20 with assault upon an officer by a parolee; possession of a controlled substance, with priors; unlawful use of a controlled substance; and habitual criminal, all felonies and domestic battery, two counts, a misdemeanor.

• Joseph Brandon Tarragano was charged on Jan. 15 with petit larceny and possession of portable telecommunication device by a prisoner, both misdemeanors.

• Robin Diane Walters was charged on Jan. 20 with driving under the influence of a controlled substance, certain unlawful acts, security for payment of tort liabilities required, and driving on highway having multiple marked lanes for traffic, all misdemeanors.

• Brett Lucas was charged on Jan. 20 with possession of drug paraphernalia, a misdemeanor.

Friends of Nevada Wilderness maintaining local trails

Nevada is a state filled with beautiful wilderness areas, many of which can be found right here in Nye County, but the value and benefits of those areas cannot be realized unless they can be accessed by the everyday person.

Pinkbox opening in Pahrump Nugget

An illuminated oversized doughnut already overlooks Highway 160, in a central area of Pahrump where passersby will see it on their way to Death Valley. Many local leaders in the valley are excited about the grand opening of popular chain Pinkbox Doughnuts beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday inside the Pahrump Nugget Hotel & Casino.

Pahrump man injured in gunfire with deputy

Nye County Sheriff Joe McGill told the Pahrump Valley Times the incident occurred at a residence along Bunarch Road at approximately 7:30 a.m. on May 14.

Burn ban in place — what you need to know

A new BLM Nevada Fire Prevention Order is in effect through Oct. 31. The order, issued by the Bureau of Land Management, prohibits specific fire-related activities on all BLM-managed land in Nevada.

Nye County solar regulations nearing completion, moratorium extended

Nye County has spent the last year and a half working to create local regulations for the burgeoning solar industry and following plenty of research and the careful gleaning of input from various stakeholders, that process is finally nearing completion.

Motorcycle rider flown to UMC Trauma

Pahrump Valley Fire and Rescue Services Chief Scott Lewis told the Pahrump Valley Times that crews were dispatched to a report of a serious two-vehicle collision at the intersection of Sandpebble Street and Kellogg Road on the south end of the valley at approximately 6:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 8.

US 95 head-on crash kills one in Nye County

The Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash along US 95 at approximately 2 a.m. on Monday morning, May 13, according to Pahrump Valley Fire and Rescue Services Chief Scott Lewis.