Interior secretary pledges to honor Nevada rights

During a meeting with Interior Secretary Sally Jewell last Friday, Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval received assurances “that the federal government will honor existing mineral rights and use Nevada’s updated maps when considering land use restrictions … [Read more...]

Public lands debate continues

Special to the Times There are many in the western United States dedicated to taking back much of the public land the BLM has long had control of. The American Lands Council is a non-profit organization made up of individuals, counties, … [Read more...]

Girls volleyball off to state

Moving one player to a different position in a critical situation can have dire consequences, or it can work really well. It worked really well for the White Pine High girls volleyball team last Saturday at the Division III Southern regional … [Read more...]

Ladycats fall in semi-final

White Pine High’s girls soccer return to the Division III state tournament didn’t go as the team had hoped, but coach Tylar Laity said losing to the defending state champions was nothing to hang their heads over. No. 1 seeded North Tahoe, which … [Read more...]

Congressional leaders seeking mining reforms

Congressional Natural Resources Committee chairman Rob Bishop (R-UT) and three others held a conference call recently to talk about a package of legislative reforms to address failures leading to the Animas River spill in Colorado in August, and … [Read more...]

NIAA forms partnership with MaxPreps website

By Dave Maxwell Lincoln County Record The Nevada Interscholastic Athletic Association has formed a new partnership with the popular national high school sports website, MaxPreps, to be its official statistics and standings website. This … [Read more...]

Lincoln County Edges White Pine

By David Maxwell Battle Born Media An overthrow by the catcher at third base allowed Lincoln County’s Mike Wood to come home with the winning run in the eighth inning as Lincoln edged White Pine 6-5 in Panaca. The Lynx had taken a 5-0 … [Read more...]