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Nye County Newswire

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  1. Report: Brothels Generated $390,000 Over 2 Years For Nye Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    The five brothels operating in Nye County generated more than $390,000 in taxes and fees for the county over the past two years. A study was released today by the Nye County Board of Commissioners, which compared incoming revenue with the cost of about $31,000 for government staff time spent on things like hearings, inspections and lawsuits.

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  2. California man one of victims in multifatal crash on US 95Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    The Clark County coroner's office has identified the first of five people killed in a Sunday afternoon crash on U.S. Highway 95 about 85 miles northwest of Las Vegas. Five people died in a multivehicle crash on U.S. Highway 95 near Amargosa Valley in Nye County, Sunday, May 20, 2018.

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  3. Nevada Sheriff Apologizes for Leaving Gun in Casino RestroomRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    ... three weeks ahead of her re-election bid. "I didn't deny it happened. I said, 'Yes. I did it.' It's documented," Nye County Sheriff Sharon Wehrly said by telephone from Pahrump, a community about 60 miles west of Las Vegas. "If people don't want to ...

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  4. Fiery crash kills 5 in Nye CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Pahrump Valley Times

    The northbound Nissan that was fully engulfed in flames in the multi-fatality crash on U.S. Highway 95, near Amargosa Valley in Nye County, Sunday, May 20, 2018. The northbound Nissan that was fully engulfed in flames in the multi-fatality crash on U.S. Highway 95, near Amargosa Valley in Nye County, Sunday, May 20, 2018.

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  5. Man mistakenly dials deputy, ends up in Nye County jailRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Pahrump Valley Times

    Special to the Pahrump Valley Times Kenneth Jones was arrested on May 12, after he mistakenly called a Nye County Sheriff's deputy to purchase a small amount of marijuana, authorities reported. Nye County deputy sheriff Bryan Cooper was enjoying lunch with a colleague when he received an odd call on his work cell phone.

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  6. Nye County Commission District 4 set to see new faceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Pahrump Valley Times

    David Jacobs/Pahrump Valley Times A sign for Nye County's government as shown in Pahrump. The seat for Nye County Commission District 4 is open during the 2018 election cycle.

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  7. Spring Mountain gets green flag on Pahrump expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Pahrump Valley Times

    Robin Hebrock/Pahrump Valley Times Already a well-known destination for adrenaline lovers, the Spring Mountain Motor Resort and Country Club is looking to expand onto an additional 605 acres in order to grow its raceway, which could one day be the longest on the globe. The Nye County Commission approved a zone change in May that would allow the race facility to execute its overall plan, though the track is still working to purchase the acres from the U.S. Burearu of Land Management.

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  8. Beatty celebrates new ambulanceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Pahrump Valley Times

    The highlight of the May 14 Beatty Town Advisory Board meeting was the presentation of the town's new ambulance by Nye County Director of Emergency Services Vance Payne. Richard Stephens/Special to the Pahrump Valley Times Members of the community, including emergency service volunteers, participate in a "washing down" ceremony for the new ambulance.

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  9. Nye County now recruiting wildland firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Pahrump Valley Times

    Selwyn Harris/Pahrump Valley Times Nye County Station 51 Division Chief Rich Flanagan said he's looking to recruit motivated men and women who are looking to earn extra income, all the while getting trained in numerous areas of wildland firefighting. As seasonal fire restrictions went into effect early this month across Southern Nevada, officials at Nye County Emergency Services Station 51 are now seeking individuals to assist in fighting wildfires on public lands.

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  10. Nye County sheriff apologizes for leaving gun in casino bathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Pahrump Valley Times

    Horace Langford Jr./Pahrump Valley Times Nye County Sheriff Sharon Wehrly, left, is pictured with Nevada businessman Dennis Hof on March 10. Robin Hebrock/Pahrump Valley Times Nye County Sheriff's Office/screenshot Nye County Sheriff Sharon Wehrly realized she left the gun behind when got to the casino's cafe, she said. In a video, releaed on Monday night, she apologized.

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  11. Nye County deputy struck by car, unconsciousRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Pahrump Valley Times

    Sgt. Duane Downing, who also serves on the Tonopah Town Board, was struck by a vehicle on U.S. Highway 95 as he responded to a car fire Monday evening, rendering him unconscious. David Jacobs/Pahrump Valley Times Tonopah Town Board Chairman and Nye County Sheriff's Sgt.

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  12. Nye County Sheriff's Deputy Hurt Responding To Car FireRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    A Nye County Sheriff's deputy was hospitalized with serious injuries Monday after being hit by a car while responding to a car fire in downtown Tonopah.

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  13. Nye County sheriff apologizes for leaving gun in casino restroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... three weeks ahead of her re-election bid. "I didn't deny it happened. I said, 'Yes. I did it.' It's documented," Nye County Sheriff Sharon Wehrly said by telephone from Pahrump, a community about 60 miles (96.5 kilometers) west of Las Vegas. "If ...

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  14. Study shows brothels not a financial burden on Nye CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Las Vegas Sun

    The five brothels operating in Nye County generated $392,327 in taxes and fees for the county over the past two years, according to a study released Tuesday by the Nye County Board of Commissioners. That is compared with $31,190 spent on government staff time for hearings and inspections, and lawsuits dealing with the industry - largely tied to famed brothel owner Dennis Hof.

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  15. Las Vegas morning update for Tuesday, May 22 - VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... vote could be costly for casinos. The last city-wide strike in 1984 impacted 32 resorts and lasted 67 days. 2. Nye County Sheriff Sharon Wehrly has apologized after she left her gun in a Pahrump casino bathroom stall last week. Wehrly stopped for ...

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  16. Cousin of Nye County official died in fiery crash that killed 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Las Vegas Review Journal

    A relative of the Nye County public administrator was one of the five victims killed Sunday in a fiery multivehicle crash about 85 miles northwest of Las Vegas. The southbound Nissan that was fully engulfed in flames in the multi-fatality crash on U.S. Highway 95, near Amargosa Valley in Nye County, Sunday, May 20, 2018.

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  17. Nye County Deputy in Serious Condition After Being Struck by VehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTVN Reno

    The Nye County Sheriff's Office says that one of their deputies, Sergeant Duane Downing, is in serious condition after he was hit by a vehicle while responding to a car fire in Tonopah Monday night.

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  18. Photo: In this Oct. 14, 2015, file photo, Nye County SherRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Las Vegas Sun

    In this Oct. 14, 2015, file photo, Nye County Sheriff Sharon Wehrly talks to the media during a new conference in Pahrump.

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  19. Nye County Sheriff's Deputy Hit By CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KDWN

    A Nye County sheriff's deputy was seriously injured when he was struck by a car while responding to a vehicle fire on a highway in Tonopah. Nye County Sgt.

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  20. Nye deputy hit by car while responding to call, is unconsciousRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Las Vegas Review Journal

    A Nye County Sheriff deputy is unconscious after being injured while responding to a car on fire Monday night in downtown Tonopah. A Nye County Sheriff deputy is unconscious after being injured while responding to a car on fire Monday night in downtown Tonopah.

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