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Energy Department moves forward with application for new disposal cell in Nye County
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
The U.S. Department of Energy is moving forward with plans to construct a new cell for mixed low-level waste at Area 5 of the Nevada National Security Site.
Nevada retail marijuana sales may be delayed
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
The preliminary injunction issued by District Judge James Wilson could delay a planned July 1 start date for recreational marijuana sales in Nevada.
Rollover crash kills 2 women in central Nye County
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
Two motorists died when a vehicle they were traveling in near Tonopah rolled over while heading along Nevada Highway 376 in central Nye County near Tonopah, the state Highway Patrol reported.
Miss Nevada 2017 crowned
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
Andrea Martinez, Miss Clark County 2017, was crowned Miss Nevada 2017 by last year’s winner, Bailey Gumm, on Friday afternoon in a ceremony at Tropicana Theater.
Pahrump Valley High School music department raising funds
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
Ian Deutch Memorial Park was awash in music, art and a host of vendors as the second annual Music and Art in the Park returned on Saturday, May 13.
Ads target Nevada’s Dean Heller, other GOP senators to sway vote on health care bill
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
With a critical vote quickly approaching on the Senate health care plan, special interest groups and the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee have targeted Republicans like Dean Heller in television advertisements to sway the outcome and possibly kill the bill.
Running in summer heat the smart way
June 21, 2017 - 10:47am
The heat is back in full force in the desert where we live and people who live here have to deal with the heat. Those in town that run to stay in shape learn to either run early in the morning or learn to run in the heat.
June 21, 2017 - 7:00am
Meadows Bank, with a branch in Pahrump, was recognized by S&P Global Market Intelligence as the sixth best-performing community bank, out of roughly 5,400 banks with under $1 billion in assets for 2016.
Local Irish Pub in town becomes a Pahrump oasis
June 21, 2017 - 7:00am
A longtime popular pub has undergone a “rebranding.”
Las Vegas building boom putting construction workers in demand
June 21, 2017 - 7:00am
If you are one of the thousands of construction workers who fled the Las Vegas Valley during the recession of 2008, perhaps it is time to come back, said a leading Las Vegas gaming executive.