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DA’s Report

• Michael Lee Oberg was charged Oct. 2 with unlawful possession of a hypodermic device.

Crime Corner

COURTS: Serial shoplifter gets consecutive prison terms

School Menu

Nye County School District elementary menu for the week of October 14-18:

NV Energy complaint over VEA, Creech AFB contract dismissed

LAS VEGAS — The Nevada Public Utilities Commission Wednesday dismissed a complaint filed by NV Energy against Valley Electric Association for operating outside of their service territory in signing a contract with Creech Air Force Base.

FBI seizes Matson’s computers

Nye County’s tax assessor found herself in the middle of an unfolding FBI investigation Wednesday.

Test site modulars await assembly at Calvada Eye

The 10 modular buildings sitting on the Calvada Eye were acquired by Nye County from the Yucca Mountain project and are waiting to be assembled as the new One Stop Shop, incorporating county planning, the building and safety department, public works and code compliance department in one location.

Seibt pleads to single count of theft

Pahrump resident Dennis London thought he had a good plan for his retirement, investing with developer Hans Seibt his savings earned as a computer programmer in the San Francisco Bay area.

Town board mulls date change for next Fall Festival

The 2014 Pahrump Fall Festival’s schedule was a big topic of discussion among town board members Tuesday night.

Local women turn recycled, reusable into cash

Even in a down economy, two local women have found hard work and a love for what they do means they can still build a small but successful business in rural America.

Police warn of computer scam

The Nye County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents this week that a telephone scam attempting to collect consumers’ personal information by claiming to be a Microsoft repair service has resurfaced in the area.

Kulkin wants constable to maintain decorum at meetings

The welfare and safety of residents, town staff and board members came before the Pahrump Town Board Tuesday.

NCSD student enrollment drops again

For the past five years student enrollment numbers have dropped in the Nye County School District (NCSD). This year, the overall count was down by 164 students, falling in 10 of 17 schools.

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