Nye County

Nevada Senators Catherine Cortez-Masto and Jacky Rosen
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Associated Press
January 13, 2021 - 5:27 am
Nevada's two U.S. senators have joined calls for an investigation of comments by the Republican Party chairman in rural Nye County that they warn could incite violence and insurrection.
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Mug shot of murder suspect Matthew Ayala
LVMPD
Mitch Kelly
January 07, 2021 - 6:23 am
Metro Police have arrested a man and charged him with the murder of his grandmother.
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mug shots of couple accused of kidnapping on 1-5-20
Nye County Sheriff's Office
Mitch Kelly
January 06, 2021 - 7:17 am
Authorities have arrested a man and woman wanted for allegedly kidnapping someone and holding her against her will in Pahrump.
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Helicopter used in search of missing hikers on 12-7-20
Nye County Sheriff's Office
Mitch Kelly
December 08, 2020 - 6:03 am
Two hikers were successfully rescued near Pahrump Monday morning.
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Scene of active shooter standoff in Pahrump on 12-3-20
Nye County Sheriff's Office
Mitch Kelly
December 04, 2020 - 5:39 am
The Nye County Sheriff has arrested a man for firing more than 100 rounds of ammunition from his home on the southwest side of Pahrump Thursday night.
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Photo of a Nye County police cruiser
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Mitch Kelly
November 19, 2020 - 8:03 am
After an eight-day trial, a Pahrump jury has found Cole Engelson guilty of first-degree murder for the slaying of three year-old Yessenia Camp on July 15, 2017.
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Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security CARES Act on the desk
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Mitch Kelly
October 07, 2020 - 6:58 am
Nye County is now accepting applications for CARES Act Funding to assist local communities.
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Picture of New Zealand paraglider James "Kiwi" Johnston
Nye County Sheriff's Office
Associated Press
September 22, 2020 - 9:00 am
The body of a well known paraglider from New Zealand has been recovered from a mountainous site in a remote part of Nevada, a sheriff said Monday.
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Sign indicating road construction ahead
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Mitch Kelly
September 18, 2020 - 6:06 am
The Nevada Department of Transportation has started work on a $17.1 million, 32-mile upgrade of U.S. Highway 95 from roughly 12 miles north of Beatty to 4 miles south of the Nye/Esmeralda County line.
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Mitch Kelly
September 11, 2020 - 4:43 am
It wasn't really a surprise, but it was disappointing nevertheless.
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