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Elko hotels filling up for Trump visit
ELKO – President Donald Trump is coming to Elko this Saturday to stump for Nevada Republican candidates, but his visit also is providing an economic boon to local hotels and motels.Trump is making his first Elko appearance at a rally beginning at 11 a.m. Oct. 20 at the Mountain West Aviation Office
Letter: Many reasons not to 'buy Elko'
Editor:Buy Elko?There are many reasons not to. Gasoline is cheaper (up to 25 cents/gallon) in Carlin, Winnemucca, Wells, Wendover, etc, If we're traveling east or west, we buy out of town.
Major delays on EB I-80 in Lambs Canyon after one seriously injured in crash
SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah - One person was seriously injured and traffic is backed up for miles after a crash on eastbound I-80 in Lambs Canyon Thursday morning. The Utah Department of Transportation first tweeted about the crash around 6:40 a.m., stating two left lanes of eastbound I-80 were closed at
Elko County 18-Year-Old Injured after ATV Crash
SPRING CREEK, Idaho (KLIX) A northern Nevada 18-year-old had to be flown to a hospital after crashing an ATV on Tuesday. According to the Elko County Sheriff's Office, Evan Edgell, of Spring Creek had been speeding on an ATV when it overturned. The sheriff's office says the young man was not wearing
Mural Expo – A new vision for Elko
ELKO – A picture is indeed worth a thousand words. Elko’s newest mural, the first in the Elko Mural Expo series, says many things to many people.
Groups helps with Elko County wildfire recoveries
ELKO -- The Northeastern Nevada Stewardship Group is pledging help to the U.S. Forest Service on recovery efforts with two of this summer’s wildfires.The South Sugarloaf fire started on Aug. 17 and burned over 200,000 acres north of Elko. The NNSG has pledged a $1,400 donation and two volunteer work
Wines for school board Dist. 6
It is important to have representatives on our school boards that are invested in our rural values and local governance. There are many challenges facing our local school districts that need action, such as school safety, 4-day school weeks and curriculum changes, to name just a few.
President Trump to hold rally in Elko, Nevada
President Donald Trump arrives at a rally, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018, at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes Barre, Pa. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Boys and Girls Club of Elko founder remembered
Al Bernarda, left, with David Phillips of Michael David Winery, May 2014ELKO DAILY FREE PRESS file
Man who burned to death identified
Elko County Deputy Coroner Nick Czegledi said the body was sent to the Washoe County Regional Medical Examiner's Office, where fingerprints revealed he was Gregory Devereaux, a 61-year-old transient who had recently returned to Elko.
What's Happening Around Elko
Nonprofit groups may submit announcements of upcoming events email@example.com.‘Robin Hood’ performance at Convention CenterELKO -- Join Robin Hood, Maid Marion, Marion’s Maid, the Sheriff of Nottingham and a host of others in a musical wonderland Oct. 19 at 7:30 and Oct. 20 at 2:30 at the Elko
ATV driver seriously injured in Spring Creek crash
“Preliminary investigation indicates that Evan Edgell, 18, was traveling at a high rate of speed when the ATV he was operating overturned,” reported the sheriff’s office. “The investigation also indicates that Edgell was not wearing a helmet.”
Elko likely loses 1st-round bye
DAYTON – Entering its weekend road trip, the Elko volleyball team began with a key matchup in the spectrum of postseason positioning.The Lady Indians lost in three sets Friday to South Tahoe, the Lady Vikings now sitting in the driver’s seat for a first-round bye for the Division 3A North regional t
Letter: Will Trump get off the plane?
Does he plan to actually get OFF his plane? Or, will he just stick his head out the window and toss some MAGA hats and urge the faithful to vote for every Republican they can find?
Trump to rally voters Saturday in Elko visit
ELKO – President Trump will make his first appearance in Elko next Saturday morning.The visit will be his 12th in Nevada but first in Elko, although his son Donald Trump Jr. campaigned for him here prior to the 2016 election.“The president looks forward to celebrating the booming Trump economy that’
Operations resume at underground mine after water surge
"At our Pete Bajo underground operations, an exploration hole drilled from surface temporarily increased water flow into the mine [on Sept. 30]," Newmont wrote in a statement. "The increased flow of water has been controlled and normal operations resumed after a brief pause in production. No employe
NV Elko NV Zone Forecast
NV Elko NV Zone Forecast for Wednesday, October 17, 2018—————351 FPUS55 KLKN 180855
Komatsu Equipment Co. to Build Support and Service Center in Elko, Nev.
An artist's rendering of Komatsu Equipment Co.'s planned $47 million customer support and service center to be built in Elko, Nev., planned for completion in early 2020.
Slide at Gold Quarry suspends operations
CARLIN — A slide at the Gold Quarry open pit mine led Newmont Mining Corp. to suspend operations at the site earlier this month.Localized ground movement occurred on the on the pit’s southwest wall on Oct. 5, and the company is evaluating the event.No one was harmed as a result of the slide, and the
What's Happening Around Elko: Stewardship Group Meeting
At 7 p.m. Oct. 18, at the Northeastern Nevada Museum, Gerry Miller will give a presentation and discussion of Kent McAdoo’s original research and the continuation of the research by the Northeastern Nevada Stewardship Group.