Pershing County Newswire

Pershing County Newswire

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  1. Pershing County Sheriff: 15 arrests so far at Burning ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KRNV-TV Reno

    Authorities have made 15 arrests and have issued 59 citations at Burning Man since Friday, August 28, according to a member of the Pershing County Sheriff's Office. Arrests have included charges related to fighting, domestic violence and controlled substances, Undersheriff Thom Bjerke said.

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  2. FBI kept tabs on Burning Man festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New York Post

    ... the dust at Burning Man on Sept. 2. The document said the agency's Las Vegas office would work with the Pershing County Sheriff's Office and other law enforcement agencies to aid in preventing militant activities and handle intelligence issues, ...

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  3. FBI has kept tabs on Nevada's Burning Man festival, documents sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Reuters

    ... on the festival posted to MuckRock.com. The document said the agency's Las Vegas office would work with the Pershing County Sheriff's Office and other law enforcement agencies to aid in preventing militant activities and handle intelligence issues, ...

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  4. FBI has kept tabs on Nevada's Burning Man festival...Read the original story

    Wednesday | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... on the festival posted to MuckRock.com. The document said the agency's Las Vegas office would work with the Pershing County Sheriff's Office and other law enforcement agencies to aid in preventing militant activities and handle intelligence issues, ...

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  5. Pershing County Sheriff: 15 arrests so far at Burning ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRNV-TV Reno

    Authorities have made 15 arrests and have issued 59 citations at Burning Man since Friday, August 28, according to a member of the Pershing County Sheriff's Office. Arrests have included charges related to fighting, domestic violence and controlled substances, Undersheriff Thom Bjerke said.

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  6. 12 arrested since Burning Man gates openedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | USA Today

    Pershing County Sheriff's deputies have made about 12 arrests since Burning Man opened its gates Sunday morning, with some arrests made and citations issued even before the festival started. 12 arrested since Burning Man gates opened Pershing County Sheriff's deputies have made about 12 arrests since Burning Man opened its gates Sunday morning, with some arrests made and citations issued even before the festival started.

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  7. Reno getting smoke from Rough Fire in Calif.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... smoke extending north through the greater Reno-Sparks area, as well as Carson City and portions of western Pershing County, officials said. The Rough Fire has burned nearly 48,000 acres on the Sierra National Forest, more than 29,000 acres on the ...

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  8. 'We don't have the personnel to issue citations to 70,000 naked people'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    A Nevada sheriff is promising to crack down on any crime occurring in the Black Rock Desert at this week's Burning Man festival. Pershing County Sheriff Jerry Allen said he won't bend any rules for Burning Man visitors.

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  9. Burning Man starts today in Black Rock DesertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    ... Rock Desert started today and a crowd of up to 70,000 are expected to show up. The festival ends Sept. 7. Pershing County Sheriff Jerry Allen is promising a crackdown on crime . He said he doesn't plan to bend the rules for any Burning Man visitors. ...

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  10. Coeur Mining Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... on the flanks of the Cerro Rico Mountain. The Rochester mine is an open pit silver and gold mine located in Pershing County, Nevada. The Kensington underground gold mine is located on the east side of the Lynn Canal. La Preciosa is an advanced-stage ...

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  11. Burning Man's new Nevada sheriff backtracks - says he'll only crack down on naked drug usersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Raw Story

    The relationship between the Burning Man festival and the new sheriff in Pershing County, Nevada could be strained this year, as the official has publicly stated his officers would enforce statutes more strictly, the Reno Gazette-Journal reported. "We don't have the personnel to issue citations to 70,000 naked people on the playa," Sheriff Jerry Allen said.

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  12. New Sheriff Overseeing Burning Man to Crack Down on Naked Rule-BreakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Time

    ... Burning Man festival plans to crack down on the annual desert debauchery. Jerry Allen, 39, who was elected Pershing County Sheriff in January, said he plans to tighten law enforcement for the tens of thousands of festival-goers journeying to the ...

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  13. Sheriff Jerry Allen says no 'crack down' at Burning ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Pershing County Sheriff Jerry Allen said his intentions were mischaracterized. Allen became the focus of national and international headlines this week after media reports surfaced he was planning a law enforcement "crack down" at the Burning Man festival this year.

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  14. Nevada Sheriff Promises Crackdown On Burning Man CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | News 88.9 KNPR

    A Nevada sheriff is promising to crack down on any crime occurring in the Black Rock Desert at next week's Burning Man festival. Pershing County Sheriff Jerry Allen tells the Reno Gazette-Journal that he doesn't plan to bend any rules for Burning Man visitors.

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  15. Burners beware: There's a new sheriff at Black RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | USA Today

    Burners, beware. There's a new sheriff in Pershing County, Nev., and he intends to crack down on crime at this year's event in the Black Rock Desert.

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  16. Pershing Co. Sheriff Promises Crackdown on Burning Man CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | KOLO-TV Reno

    A Nevada sheriff is promising to crack down on any crime occurring in the Black Rock Desert at next week's Burning Man festival. Pershing County Sheriff Jerry Allen tells the Reno Gazette-Journal that he doesn't plan to bend any rules for Burning Man visitors.

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  17. Burning Man Staffer's Death Under Investigation by PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | SFGate

    ... spokesperson for the organization told TheWrap. Scott "Spoono" Stephenson's death is under investigation by Pershing County Sheriff's Department in Lovelock, Nevada, Sgt. Mike Stephens confirmed to TheWrap. "His passing will have an enormous impact ...

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  18. Burning Man officials say worker died of natural causes overnightRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... said in a statement that Stephenson had been a fixture of the event's public works department since 2005. Pershing County Sheriff's Sgt. Mike Stephens says an investigation is ongoing, and that an autopsy will be performed in Washoe County to ...

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  19. Burning Man officials say worker died overnightRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | KTVN Reno

    ... said in a statement that Stephenson had been a fixture of the event's public works department since 2005. Pershing County Sheriff's Sgt. Mike Stephens says an investigation is ongoing, and that an autopsy will be performed in Washoe County to ...

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  20. Insider Buying: Pershing Gold Corp major shareholder Purchases 5,000 Shares of StockRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... opportunities primarily in Nevada. It is focused on exploration at its Relief Canyon properties in Pershing County in northwestern Nevada. None of the Company's properties contain proven and probable reserves, and all of its activities on all of its ...

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