Elko County Commissioner Cliff Eklund hosted Terri Clark of the Nevada Health Centers to talk about fundraising underway to expand the Elko Family Medical and Dental Center. The center offers a variety of services to include behavioral health, pediatrics, geriatrics, ob-gyn and dental care. An expansion would include an on-site pharmacy, additional exam rooms, office space and training areas.
Elko City Arts and Culture Advisory Board Chairman Catherine Wines and Creative Director Eric Brooks of ArtspotReno.org talked about the first-ever Elko Mural Expo coming to downtown Elko September 25-29th with a kickoff party at the Western Folklife Center. More than 30 artists will create some 55 murals throughout the community during the event. Wines explains the goal is to generate support for the arts and create a “place and experience,” for residents and visitors in the downtown area. The collaboration will include local artists, civic support and business sponsorship. Find more online at