Elko Area Chamber staff members Emily Anderson and Meghan Micheli promoted upcoming events and encouraged chamber membership. The chamber serves Elko, Spring Creek, Carlin and Lamoille. The organization is soliciting participants for the 2019 Home & Business Expo set for May 11th & 12th. Call 775-738-7135 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Elko City Police Chief Tyler Trouten and County Sheriff Aitor Narvaiza discussed enforcement issues surrounding an extended closure of non-essential businesses to prevent the spread of COVID-19. The pair also underscored the need for support of those with mental illness and emphasized social distancing and good hygiene practices. Chief Trouten urged OHV safety in city limits. Sheriff Narvaiza described efforts to identify a homicide victim from the 1990’s, Shaftner Jane. Broadcast Date: 4-30-2020