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Current fire chief Alan Olsen (left) stands as Joe Dendary repeats the oath of office for fire chief, read by Mayor Rich Stone.
Current fire chief Alan Olsen (left) stands as Joe Dendary repeats the oath of office for fire chief, read by Mayor Rich Stone.
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 8:32 AM
City of Winnemucca Fire Chief Alan Olsen announced his retirement, his last day will be December 31, 2018. City council members appointed Joe Dendary as the new city fire chief, to begin duties on Jan. 1. 
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    Lawmakers who support building a nuclear repository at Yucca Mountain have launched an 11th-hour bid to obtain money for the project in must-pass, end-of-year funding legislation. Continue this story
  • Tim Murphy receives Heritage Heroes award
    A former BLM archaeologist and California Trail Interpretive Center volunteer received a national Heritage Heroes award.

    Tim Murphy received the award on Dec. 10 at the BLM Elko District Office. 
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  • Remembering Pearl Harbor
    The American Legion Vernon Robbins Post No. 5 gathered at the Winnemucca cemetery on December 7, 2018, as a tribute the 77th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor by Japanese forces, resulting in the death of 2,403 American military members and civilians.

    Retired United States Coast Guard (USCG) Capt. Sean Burke delivered a speech to those in attendance at the memorial event highlighting personal stories of heroism from the day of the attack.
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Above left: Pershing County's Colton Wanner (135-pound champ) sizes up Mathew Davis from Reed Blue in the championship round at the Lovelock Invitational, hosted by Pershing on Saturday.
Above left: Pershing County's Colton Wanner (135-pound champ) sizes up Mathew Davis from Reed Blue in the championship round at the Lovelock Invitational, hosted by Pershing on Saturday.
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 8:44 AM
Coaches and fans circled the mats.

Wrestlers paced, jumped rope or stretched to warm up for their matches. Pershing County High School hosted the Lovelock Invitational on Saturday, Dec. 15. The wrestlers welcomed over 20 schools to PCHS for a day of freestyle wrestling, one of Lovelock’s favorite winter sports.  

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