Guest Evi Buell is a tenured college English professor, Vice Chair of the Elko City Planning Commission and is transitioning. She talks about her experience in navigating physical, emotional and social complications in rural Nevada. The Elko County School Board is making adjustments to the Elko County School District Policy that applies to Gender Non-Conforming Students and while the policy addresses some aspects of gender discrimination it also defines “Gender” as “means a student’s biological sex assigned at birth.” The board has already been scrutinized by the ACLU for a previous policy that denied a middle school transgender student access to a male bathroom and locker room.
Thursday, April 15 Elko Chamber CEO Billie Crapo invited Nevada Outdoor School Assistant Director Brandolyn Thran on the monthly show to promote local events, business news and the upcoming Home Show and Business Expo. The NOS hosts summer classes and activities to promote stewardship, conservation and safety. The chamber is also promoting education and awareness about proposed mining taxes being considered by Nevada lawmakers in the upcoming