Thursday Jul 24
KVBC-TV Las Vegas
Judge threatens closure of youth offender centers
A Clark County Family Court judge vowed Thursday to seek the closure of state-run facilities for youth offenders if the governor's office does not respond to allegations of abuse.
KLAS-TV Las Vegas
Allegations of 'hogtying' youth at correctional facility
Claims are being made concerning children being hogtied as a form of punishment at a juvenile corrections facility in Nevada.
KLAS-TV Las Vegas
County juveniles removed from Elko youth facility
A Family Court judge has ordered the removal of Clark County kids from the Nevada Youth Training Center in Elko.
NDOT: Washoe County Traffic Fatalities Rise
From the Nevada Department of Transportation: While the number of statewide traffic deaths dropped slightly in the first half of 2014 compared to the same time last year, traffic fatalities in Washoe and many rural Nevada counties saw a staggering increase, the Nevada Departments of Public Safety and Transportation report.
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Legend Ian Tyson to headline Roots and Blues
Four strong winds will be blowing into Salmon Arm's Roots and Blues Festival this summer, with the announcement that Canadian legend Ian Tyson is headlining the main stage Saturday, Aug. 16. Tyson is also celebrating the complete recovery of his voice, badly damaged six years ago, when he was forced to learn, with courage and craftsmanship, to sing ... (more)
International Business Times
Chinese Govt Tightens Control on Gold to Curb Imports, Could Drop 400T from 2013 - Report
Senior refinery technician Vincente Sandoval puts a gold "button" into a furnace to be further refined to form gold dore bars at Newmont Mining's Carlin gold mine operation near Elko, Nevada May 21, 2014.
'Trap Cappers' earn top placings at state shoot
'Trap Cappers' earn top placings at state shoot Western Nevada Trap Cappers youth shooting club places many in top spots at state shoot.