Home / 2017 / July

Monthly Archives: July 2017

Storey Count Seal

Storey County Planning Commission Highlands Seat Available

The Storey County Planning Commission has a seat available with a vacancy in the Highlands occurring recently. From Storey County: STOREY COUNTY PUBLIC NOTICE PLANNING COMMISSIONER VACANCY Precinct 5 (Highlands District) Position: Storey County Planning Commissioner to represent Precinct 5 (Highlands including Virginia City Highlands, Highlands Ranches, and Virginia Ranches). …

Read More »

Comstock Classics Car Show a Hit!

  We attended the Fifth Annusal Comstock Classics Car Show over the weekend and enjoyed Classic American (and Foreign) Metal from days gone by. There were well over a hundred fully restored cars and some very nice original gems. Many groups sold items to raise funds for various causes as …

Read More »

Nevada Rural Healthcare to suffer under proposed TrumpCare 4.0

The Washington Post’s Amy Goldstein reported today about the crushing impact that the new TrumpCare 4.0 plan would have on rural Nevada. It is ironic that the counties who voted against Clinton and are vocal detractors of ObamaCare are the ones most adversely affected by the potential new “Healthcare” plan …

Read More »
Wild Horses

Second Annual Wild Horse Conference held at TRIC

Last Friday TRIC principal and Storey County Commissioner Lance Gilman and the TRI Center hosted a group of wildlife Wild Horse Advocates, representatives from the Nevada Department of Agriculture and approximately twelve TRIC Businesses for the second annual Wild Horse Conference. TRIC project Manager Kris Thompson led the meeting and …

Read More »
S. Mary's Art Center

St. Mary’s Art Center Has A New Look

This press release from the extra wonderful Executive Director of the St. Mary’s Art Center A. Perry showcases the extra wonderful facelift bestowed upon the former hospital. Mad props to Jason Van Havel’s team and Storey County for this magnificent effort. If you haven’t yet taken the time to visit …

Read More »
the stockyard

Mug Shots and Public Shaming. Good or Bad?

The Storey Teller has posted Arrest Reports both with and without Mug Shots. In posting Mug Shots, I am conflicted. On the one hand, they serve as a (perhaps ineffective)  deterrent; If you don’t want your face to show up in the public shaming gallery you might think twice about …

Read More »