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Fourth of July revelers flock to Walker Lake for the holiday

  Although the community was on fire for a full 4th of July firework display on the 3rd this year, plenty of residents and out of towners celebrated America’s birthday enjoying a variety of … [Read More...]




Little League tourney well received

  The 2015 District III Little League All Star tournament is in the books, and the host town of Hawthorne made quite an impact on the players, … [Read More...]


Former MCHS basketball star accepts scholarship offer

Ashari Shakir, former Mineral County High School student, was recently offered a full ride scholarship to the State University of New Orleans in … [Read More...]


VORRA races through county

VORRA racers were seen in the desert of Mineral County over the Memorial Day weekend during the 2015 Silver State Forklift Hawthorne 229. Local … [Read More...]

Daniel Owens helped pitch his team into the playoffs with his no-hitter against Wells on Saturday. Courtesy photo.

Serpents secure third seed in regional playoffs

The Mineral County High baseball team will be heading to the regional playoffs this week after earning a double-header split with Wells on … [Read More...]




There’s more than one way to fight the EPA water grab

Earlier this summer, the Environmental Protection Agency issued its final rule to “clarify” what water is covered by the Clean Water Act of 1972, … [Read More...]


Gerald Minor Sr.

Services for Gerald Minor, Sr. will be held on Saturday, June 6 at 3:30 p.m. at the Hawthorne Church … [Read More...]


Roberta Knapp

Roberta Knapp of Walker Lake passed away quietly in a Reno hospital on May 22, 2015 after a … [Read More...]