November 24, 2016 E-Edition

Pic of the Week

Super Moon Pic of the Week

State Agency Orders Feds to Return Stream to Church Retreat

Over a tiny tract of land — nestled in the middle of the Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge northwest of Pahrump that a church uses for a retreat — a state agency has pierced the dark bureaucratic clouds with a ray of sunshine. In 2010 the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rerouted a stream that… [More…]

Any More ‘Flexibility’ and we won’t have water

Our state’s top water official – the State Engineer – wants “flexibility” to manage conflicts if it turns out the state allowed water pumping that impacts the environment or other users of that water resource. That might sound reasonable, but unfortunately various loose interpretations, over-optimistic assumptions, and loopholes since the start of Nevada water law… [More…]

Mike Myers Cubbage Obituary

Mike Myers Cubbage passed away on Nov. 9 at his home in Hawthorne. Mike and Ruth were married on July 10, 2008 in Mariposa, Calif. In May of 2009 they bought their house in Hawthorne. Mike wanted to move here for quite some time. They spent some wonderful times together. Mike is survived by his… [More…]

Notices & events

YCAC to begin holding boxing classes Mineral County Park and Recreation/YCAC have announced that a boxing class will be held at the YCAC (589 C Street). The classes run Monday through Thursday for children 8-14, adults 15 and up and private lessons. Call Melissa 316-0503 or Alicia 312-1680 for more information. The class is being… [More…]

November 18, 2016 E-Edition

Notices & Events

Veterans Day Ceremony Friday John Franklin Shain VFW Post 2313 and its auxiliary would like to invite every patriotic citizen in Mineral County, to attend our annual Veterans Day Ceremony. The event will take place on Friday, Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Park in Hawthorne. There will be several guest speakers in… [More…]

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, My name is Amyah Boyd and I am excited to announce that I was invited to represent Mineral County, Nevada to compete in Track and Field in Australia for the 29th Annual Down Under Sports Tournament in 2017. I am a sophomore at MCHS with a 3.8 GPA. I moved to Hawthorne with… [More…]