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Six-year old abducted Hawthorne child found in Fernley McDonalds

Olivia Huston, six-year old allegedly abducted child was found at the Fernley McDonald’s, Undersheriff Bill Ferguson reported to the Mineral County Independent-News just after 3 p.m. on Thursday, June … [Read More...]

Sports

Serpents fall at State

The Mineral County High baseball team was eliminated from the state tournament early over the weekend after taking losses to Indian Springs, 12-8 and … [Read More...]

Serpents clinch the #1 spot

After suffering a tough loss to the Mammoth Huskies last Tuesday, the Serpents bounced back for a long and awaited road trip to face undefeated Wells, … [Read More...]

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Opinion

Supreme Court ruling probably dooms commerce tax referendum

Though anyone capable of signing a petition with anything other than an “X” understands that a vote to repeal a tax would require lawmakers to either … [Read More...]

Feds would rather spend money than allow machines in a wilderness

When it comes to preserving the pristineness of pristine wild lands, federal land managers are willing to spare no expense — since it is merely tax … [Read More...]

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Obituaries

Charles “Pat” Patrick Theisen

1947-2016 On the morning of June 5, 2016 Charles passed away of natural causes at his home. He … [Read More...]

Dale Francis Kinney

Dale Francis Kinney, 86, passed away on Friday, April 29, 2016, at his home in Bettendorf, Iowa. A … [Read More...]

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