Elko County Sheriff Aitor Narvaiza and City Police Chief Ben Reed discuss ongoing and emerging topics in local law enforcement in their monthly update on “Elko, Live.” Issues this month include legislative news, courthouse security, flooding concerns and school safety. Officials are also concerned about mental health and suicide rates – there have been 16 suicides in Elko County YTD. Law enforcement encourage students to continue to use the statewide reporting website and mobile app SafeVoice.org to report information anonymously.
Elko Area Chamber of Commerce CEO Billie Crapo promotes the local business organization by highlighting several community events to kick off the summer season. The chamber is recruiting and retaining business from throughout the region and inviting new members to join. The historic Sherman Station is the official Elko Visitor Center and partners with the Elko Convention and Visitors Authority to promote tourism in addition to economic