Elko County Commissioner Cliff Eklund hosted County Natural Resource Manager Curtis Moore for a discussion on the easement agreement with the U-S Forest Service to end the decades long dispute over the South Canyon Road at Jarbidge. The county governing board is finalizing the budget, encouraging changes to the shed hunting season, and Eklund announced former Elko County Deputy DA Kristin McQueary has been named interim Carlin City Manager.
Nevada Lt. Governor Kate Marshall will oversee economic and workforce development as well as tourism for the state. The former state treasurer hosted a retreat in Elko during the 35th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering to allow department staff to experience one of Nevada’s premier tourism events. Marshall discussed several topics on our radio show,”Elko, Live!” in a recorded conversation that aired February 7th. From workforce development and training through Great Basin College to creation of a Small Business Support Center as supported by Governor Steve Sisolak, Marshall said rural Nevada counties have an important role in the health of the economy and tourism in the