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  1. Another Loss In Court For Sage Grouse OpponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | News 88.9 KNPR

    A federal judge has rejected a rural Nevada water district's latest attempt to expedite construction of a storage tank in greater sage grouse habitat near the Utah line in a legal battle now expected to drag into the summer. U.S. District Judge Miranda Du denied last week the final part of a request for a preliminary injunction that White Pine County officials say is necessary to set aside federal regulations protecting the bird so the town of Baker can replace a leaking water tank near Great Basin National Park.

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  2. Nevada critics lose again in grouse fight; July trial loomsRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 9 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A federal judge has rejected a rural Nevada water district's latest attempt to expedite construction of a storage tank in greater sage grouse habitat near the Utah line in a legal battle now expected to drag into the summer. U.S. District Judge Miranda Du denied this week the final part of a request for a preliminary injunction that White Pine County officials say is necessary to set aside federal regulations protecting the bird so the town of Baker can replace a leaking water tank near Great Basin National Park. 3 comments

  3. Death Notices, Jan. 5, 2016Read the original story

    Jan 4, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Survivors include one son, Todd of Grand Junction; one daughter, Nancy White of Blackstone, Massachusetts; one sister, Doris Platt of Seal Beach, California; and four grandchildren. Survivors include his wife, Joy M.; one son, Dee of Baker, Nevada; seven daughters, Ahna Brock and Alice Bumgarner, both of Grand Junction, Danita Susan Ferguson of Cedar City, Utah, Chris Henderson, Janice Gerrie Shupe and Glenna Denice Oliver, all of Moab, Utah, and Monica Marie Partridge of Panguitch, Utah; two brothers, Arthur Howard Ferguson of Winona, Missouri, and Curtis Truman Ferguson of Cortez; one sister, Reva Rosella Davis of Harrison, Arkansas; 31 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

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  4. Counties cry foul over Sandoval-Jewell grouse dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Reno Gazette-Journal

    ... called news conference that night they had reached agreement on a number of fronts, including the water tank in Baker. Laura Granier, lead attorney for the counties, said Baker and White Pine County officials were kept in the dark until the two ...

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  5. Nevada counties upset over Sandoval-Jewell grouse dealRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... called news conference that night they had reached agreement on a number of fronts, including the water tank in Baker. Laura Granier, lead attorney for the counties, said Baker and White Pine County officials were kept in the dark until the two ...

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  6. Interior Chief Focuses in Vegas on Cooperation with StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | KOLO-TV Reno

    ... on the continued dialogue between the State of Nevada and the Department of the Interior on the Greater Sage-grouse. Baker Water Tank: "Secretary Jewell committed to resolve the issues impacting the water tank in Baker by early next year in a manner ...

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  7. Tennant: Thankful for Lyon County's townfolksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Reno Gazette-Journal

    ... during this time in the world's volatile history. Thanks to Mary Ann and Andy Sichak and Lynne and Dan South and Carol Baker for driving from Dayton to support our endeavors. Thanksgiving will be celebrated a little differently for our family this ...

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  8. Nevada judge won't rule on sage grouse before ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... thrown a monkey wrench in their plans to replace a leaking water tank posing a health and safety threat in the town of Baker about 40 miles southeast of Ely and 5 miles west of the Utah line. Du wants more details on other factors the government ...

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  9. Prometheus, The TreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | The Free Dictionary

    The stump and some remains of the Prometheus tree , in the Wheeler Bristlecone Pine Grove at Great Basin National Park near Baker, Nevada Prometheus was the oldest known non-clonal organism, a Great Basin Bristlecone Pine tree growing near the tree line on Wheeler Peak in eastern Nevada , United States . The tree, which was at least 4862 years old and possibly more than 5000 years, was cut down in 1964 by a graduate student and United States Forest Service personnel for research purposes.

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  10. Dangberg Historic Park in Minden to present Naughty Tea Mistresses chautauqua SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    Members of the Naughty Tea Mistresses, a local group that portrays figures from Nevada's past, will present a free chautauqua event Saturday at Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park in Minden. Chautauqua presenters Dana Lee Fruend, Yvonne Sullivan, Janet Baker and Judy Quinlan will portray Nevada pioneer women Nellie Mighels Davis, Elizabeth Kincead, Whilhelmina Springmeyer and Hannah Clapp in a free chautauqua at 10 a.m. Satuerday at Dangberg Historic Park in Minden.

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  11. Driving on the loneliest roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... desert valleys and over the snow-capped mountain ranges of Nevada. The section of Route 50 stretching from Fernley to Baker was given the nickname in a mocking article in Life magazine in 1986. The magazine quoted a car repair man in the area as ...

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