Pic of the Week

Court Should Force Feds to Start Over on Sage Grouse Assessment

Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt has filed what he is calling his final brief in the lawsuit challenging the Interior Department’s economically crippling land use restrictions under the guise of protecting greater sage grouse, perhaps signaling that the case is nearing culmination. As with previous filings Laxalt accuses the Fish and Wildlife Service and the… [More…]

Obituaries Rachel Tracy and Shane Douglas Short Smith

Rachel Tracy After battling various health issues, Rachel Tracy went home to be with Jesus on Aug. 3, 2016 at Northern Nevada Medical Center in Sparks. She was born in Burnt Prairie, Ill. on Dec. 2, 1934 to Howard and Ola Mae Funkhouser. She lived in Carmi, Ill. She and her siblings spent their summers… [More…]

Mad Hatters Donate to CAHS

El Cap Raises $2,500 for SAR

Quilts Donated to Library

The Sew What? Needlecraft Club donated two beautiful quilts which cover the two TVs in the library gaming areas. The club, which meets Saturdays at 11 a.m. at the library, began the quilts at the beginning of the year and worked steadily until they were recently completed. The quilts are pieces of artwork when covering the TVs… [More…]

Federal Stream Diversion Has Washed Out Church Property

The little Patch of Heaven keeps getting washed away a little bit at a time. Since 2010 the Ministero Roca Solida (Solid Rock) church, which owns a 40-acre parcel of private land nestled in the middle of the Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge northwest of Pahrump that it calls Patch of Heaven, has been fighting… [More…]

August 11, 2016 E-Edition

Notices & Events

Breast Cancer Golf Tourney this Saturday A Breast Cancer Rally will be held at the Walker Lake Golf Course on Saturday, Aug. 13. The coed four-person scramble will have contests such as: closest to the pin and best dressed in pink. The putting contest begins at 8:30 a.m. with tee off at 9 a.m. Price… [More…]

Frederick E. Henthorne Obituary

Frederick E. Henthorne passed away Saturday, July 2, at the age of 68. His beloved and devoted wife of 38 years, Marian, was by his side, along with his son, Christopher; his daughter, Kim Scholl, and her husband Stefan, and their children Max and Mamie; his brother, Bill and Eileen Henthorne; his brother Steve and… [More…]