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UICN plans Willow Creek green zone; responds to critics

Utilities Inc. of Central Nevada is reportedly taking community input into consideration as it moves forward in developing plans for the former Willow Creek Golf Course, which was awarded to the company in a bankruptcy settlement hearing last week.


Police arrested one man last week after they found more than 60 grams of marijuana in his car during a traffic stop on State Route 372.

School Menu

Nye County School District elementary breakfast and lunch menu for the week of September 2-6:

Chimp owner arrested in Florida

A man turned down for permits to house his chimpanzees in both Nye and Clark counties in the last year was arrested in Florida last month for allegedly attempting to illegally sell his animals.

Accused killer admits crime, takes plea deal

A man accused of the January murder of his neighbor entered an Alford plea of guilty to a single charge of voluntary manslaughter this week in District Court.

Ex-NCSD aide gets prison in student sex case

A former Nye County School District substitute administrative aide was sentenced to a maximum of five years in prison this week after she admitted to having sex with a 16-year-old student multiple times in 2012.

WWII pilot gets military honors 70 years later

That day, Jan. 18, 1945, is a moment in time that Pahrump resident Jill Walker-Guitard will never forget.

Life sentence handed down in 2011 slaying

The man convicted of the murder and attempted murder of two individuals at a home on Donner Street in 2011 was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole Monday by the same jury that convicted him.

FAA airport grant, fireworks contract debated

The Pahrump town board finally got to revisit some items tabled during its last meeting earlier this month.

County considers land swap for assisted living facility

A three-story, assisted living and independent senior housing facility that was described as a good project in the wrong location at 780 W. Gamebird Road, may still take shape on six acres of county-owned land on Calvada Boulevard, just west of Dandelion Street.

Pave the way with a food donation; bar gets temporary liquor license

ABC Road Builders has been doing business in Pahrump for four years. The diversified company has offices in Nevada, Utah and California where it services residential, commercial and government accounts.

Letters to the Editor

Dear Pahrump friends and patients,

County’s Yucca lawyer goes on warpath

WASHINGTON — The legal war over Yucca Mountain resumed with force on Friday with a demand that the chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission recuse herself or be disqualified from the agency’s about-to-resume work on the proposed nuclear waste repository.

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