Great Basin College President Joyce Helens discusses funding challenges to rural higher education with plans to grow programs, from offering athletics to highlighting workforce development. The president recently received a four-year extension of her contract amid praise from the governing Board of Regents.
Nevada Office of Traffic Safety PIO Andrew Bennett was a guest on “Elko, Live!” and discussed a variety of subjects related to safe driving on Nevada highways and roadways. The Zero Fatalities Program is a statewide initiative to preserve driver and pedestrian lives. The goal is to raise awareness and emphasize that most fatal accidents are avoidable. From buckling up to avoiding distractions, it’s also important to slow down and plan ahead in inclement weather. Bennett offered several tips for safe driving during the