Kennith R. Butcher

A Memorial Celebration of life for Kennith R. Butcher, who passed away in January, will be held at Steptoe Park - behind the Hospital - Large Pavillion on July 3rd at 1:00 p.m. Lunch will be served.  Bring Lawn Chairs. … [Read more...]

Ruby Geneva Carlgren Neagle

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Ruby Neagle passed away on June 18th 2015 surrounded by her loving family. Ruby was born April 17, 1927 to August William Carlgren and Rachel Alvaretta Lee in pleasant Valley, Utah on the border of Nevada and Utah. She was raised in Pleasant … [Read more...]

The IRS should back off changing gaming rules

The Internal Revenue Service is pondering new rules regarding tax reporting by casinos — including tracking player rewards and loyalty card programs and lowering the threshold for reporting electronic jackpots from $1,200 to $600. At a hearing in … [Read more...]

Beth McIntosh Phillips


Beth McIntosh Phillips, December 11, 1941 to June 16, 2015. Beth passed away due to a longterm pulmonary condition. She was born in her grandparents residence in Salt Lake City, UT, resided in Ely, NV all of her youth and graduated from White Pine … [Read more...]

Wallace (Ladd) Dalton Bales


We are saddened to announce the passing of Wallace (Ladd) Dalton Bales on May 14, 2015 at his home in Winnemucca, due to complications from cancer. He was 54 at the time of his death. Ladd was born on August 4th, 1960 in Las Vegas, Nevada and … [Read more...]

Gary Lewis Peterson


Gary Lewis Peterson, 74 of McGill, Nevada passed away on June 5, 2015 with his family by his side. Gary was born to Leland Peterson and Clarice Gonder Peterson on October 25, 1940 in Milford, Utah; he was the youngest of four children. Gary graduated … [Read more...]

Burns Henry Roper


 Burns Henry Roper, 89, of Yerington, NV passed away on May 31, 2015. He was born November 16, 1925 in Oak City, Utah to Henry and Jessie Mae Roper. He was one of eight children. Burns was raised in Caliente Nevada graduating from Lincoln High School … [Read more...]

Albert G. Wright

Life-long McGill resident, ALBERT G. WRIGHT, 95, passed away Saturday, June 6, 2015 at Highland Manor in Elko, Nevada. Albert was born March 10, 1920 in Idaho Falls, Idaho to Albert and Jessie Wright. The family moved to Steptoe, Nevada in 1927 … [Read more...]

Deborah Lynn Rosevear Baker

Our family lost a very dear loved one and heaven gained an angel.  Deborah Lynn Rosevear Baker passed away May 15th, 2015 at her home in Lund Nevada.  Deb was born August 21st, 1957 in Newport Beach, California.  She graduated High School from … [Read more...]

Wesley Harold Farnsworth


Wes Farnsworth, 84, of Sparks, NV, died peacefully at the Veterans Memorial Hospital in Reno, NV, on Sunday May 17, 2015, surrounded by his family. He was born in Ely, NV, August 31, 1930, to Harold and Myrtle (Robinson).  Wes served in the US Air … [Read more...]