Elko City Mayor Reece Keener described the sprawling Osino compound where authorities uncovered a cockfighting operation and recovered nearly 9-pounds of meth, cash and guns. The mayor also talked about lawmaker support for an air service development bill that if approved would connect Elko flights between Reno and Las Vegas. The city is hosting budget talks, launched swimming pool repairs and is getting ready for the region wide Clean Up Green Up day that offers free landfill to participants.
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