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Storey County Earthquake Preparedness

Storey County Earthquake Preparedness

Earthquake Preparedness Great Nevada Shakeout Great Shakeout Earthquake Drills promote both internal and community-wide earthquake readiness. Participants practice the “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” safety procedure and other aspects of their emergency plans. ShakeOut is designed so you can tailor the drill to your organization’s needs, and typically is not …

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Storey County Republicans Endorse Candidate

Storey County Republicans Endorse Candidate

Republicans Meet In Lockwood to Consider Endorsement Of Local Candidates On Monday, October 8th the Storey County Republican Central Committee met in Lockwood. There was a large gathering to hear from campaigns and candidates from all over Storey County. Folks from Mark Twain, Virginia City, The Highlands, and Lockwood came …

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SCSO Incident Report Sept 17 – Sept 23rd

SCSO Incident Report Sept 17 – Sept 23rd Another week, another couple hundred interactions with the public for the Storey County Sheriff’s Office. These guys and gals really work hard for us and here is the proof. Some of my picks for this week: 18 YO FEMALE- NEG INJ/VEH VS …

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commissioners approve pipeline

Pipeline Proposal Postponed Indefinitely

Back To The Drawing Board For Pipeline Proponents. In a surprise move today, County manager Pat Whitten announced that the pipeline proposal under consideration is off the table. After moving to combine 10 agenda items into one single item, Mr. Whitten announced to a surprised audience that one of the …

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Teller wins

Teller Wins 4 Awards At NPA Convention

The Storey Teller Wins Best Platform Writing at Nevada Press Association Annual  Convention Newspapers gathered from across the state to take in The Nevada Press Association (NPA) annual convention in Las Vegas this weekend. The event recognizes outstanding journalism, from across the state including editorial, breaking news, photojournalism, graphic design, …

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