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Posted on: February 14, 2018

February 24 completion date set for Homestead Road

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PAHRUMP, Nev. - The Homestead Road Improvements Project is scheduled to be completed on February 24.Road crews with contractor Wulfenstein Construction began paving the nearly 1-mile stretch from Gamebird Road to Manse Road last week.The unexpected reloca...

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Posted on: February 12, 2018

Statement on Yucca Mountain funding in President’s FY2019 budget

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Last year, the President’s Fiscal Year 2018 budget included a total of $120 million in the budget of the Department of Energy to restart the license proceeding for the high-level nuclear waste repository. Although that budget is not yet complete...

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Posted on: January 24, 2018

Former county manager appointed treasurer

TONOPAH, Nev. - The Board of County Commissioners appointed former County Manager Pam Webster on Wednesday to fill the vacant county treasurer position for the remainder of the unfinished term.Webster will be sworn in later today and start immediately.The...

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Posted on: January 23, 2018

Justice of the Peace primary fields set

The first primary field of the 2018 Nye County elections is officially set.Six candidates will be on the primary election ballot on June 12, 2018, for Pahrump Justice of the Peace, Department 1.The office is a six-year term.A seventh candidate withdrew be...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

DA to research joining opioid lawsuits

The Board of Nye County Commissioners on January 16 authorized the District Attorney to solicit Request for Proposals from law firms to associate with the county to institute legal action against opioid drug manufacturers and distributors; and also author...

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

County removing illegal roadside signs

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Nye County Code Compliance has started to remove unpermitted signs illegally placed in the county and state right-of-ways or on BLM land.

Code enforcement removed approximately 75 signs from various intersections around Pahrump on Friday, January 5, 2018, ...

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Posted on: January 11, 2018

Mid-February completion for Homestead Road

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PAHRUMP, Nev. - The Homestead Road Improvements Project is scheduled to be completed in mid-February.The re-build project covers approximately 1 mile from Gamebird Road to Manse Road. Homestead has remained open during construction. There will continue to...

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Posted on: January 11, 2018

Richard Billman Resigns as County Treasurer

TONOPAH, Nev. - Nye County announced today that Richard Billman has officially resigned from his elected post as County Treasurer effective today, January 11, 2018.In a letter to the Board of County Commissioners, Billman explained he was resigning due to...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

County Manager Pam Webster officially retires

Wednesday, January 3, marked the last day for retiring County Manager Pam Webster. Pam joined the county in 2006 in finance, becoming assistant county manager a year later. She has served the county as county manager since 2012. Below are some remarks mad...

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

What to do when encountering a venomous snake

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, May 9, 2017 CONTACT: PIO Arnold M. Knightly, 775-277-1536 The Pahrump Valley area and all of Nye County is home to poisonous snakes. The Mojave Green rattlesnake might be the most venomous snake in North America and it lives right ...

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Posted on: April 10, 2008

Prescription Discount Cards Are Available

In an effort to help lower the costs of healthcare, specifically prescription drugs, Nye County has launched the Prescription Discount Card program.

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