Elko County District Attorney Tyler Ingram and Natural Resource Director Curtis Moore discussed the procedures for filing complaints in regard to a new Nevada law making it a public nuisance for a person to restrict access to highways or roads that provide access to public lands. County officials cite numerous concerns related to establishing RS 2477 status.
The Community Foundation of Elko County is hosting giving opportunities to benefit local projects of importance to rural Nevadans. Teri Gage is Chair of the Fund Advisory Committee, and along with Fund Committee Member Katie Neddenriep appeared on “Elko, Live” to discuss the history of the foundation, how to contribute, and outlined the grant process. Gage also provided an update on Lion’s Camp Lamoille fundraising efforts to restore the historic site destroyed by a wildfire in 2017. To date: $416K has been raised toward rebuilding. The group hosts an annual meeting on February 18th, 2020 and invites the community to attend at the Western Folklife