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 ArtspotReno.org.
The Elko County Democratic Central Committee are hosting a statewide meeting and the bi-annual Roosevelt-Kennedy Fundraising Dinner on Saturday, November 9th at the Elko Conference Center. Central Committee Member Ed Nickle appeared on the program to discuss the events and let listeners know about changes to the First in the West Caucus set for February