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Lyon County Sheriff’s Message – Week of August 12, 2018

Sheriff’s Message, Week of August 12th Community Friends, Our deputies walk into risky situations and encounter tragedy on a regular basis. Some may witness horror that stays with them for the rest of their lives. Others are physically injured in

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Lyon County Sheriff’s report – Week of July 1, 2018

Community Friends, This week’s local paper headlined “County D.A. investigating alleged sex scandal at sheriff’s office.” Because the case is being reviewed by the D.A., most of the investigation details still cannot be released. However, here are the releasable facts

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Lyon County Sheriff’s report – Week of May 13, 2018

Sheriff’s Message, Week of May 13th Community Friends, It was quite interesting as I listened to one of the jurors in the Dustin Cooper murder trial. It seemed many jurors were offended as Cooper’s paid defense lawyer attacked our detectives

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DAYTON: NEVADA’S FIRST CHINATOWN – FREE LECTURE, WEDNESDAY MAY 16

CELEBRATING NEVADA STATE HISTORIC  PRESERVATION MONTH FREE LECTURE— PUBLIC WELCOME

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Lyon County Sheriff’s report – Week of May 6, 2018

Sheriff’s Message, Week of May 6th Community Friends, There are times when an idea forms during social gatherings among friends, especially after a provoking question. Back in March while reading an event brochure, it stated that any individual who cannot

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Lyon County Sheriff’s report – Week of April 29, 2018

Sheriff’s Message, Week of April 29th   Community Friends, In 2006, the federal government enacted the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act. In 2007, the Nevada legislature followed suit passing AB579, that would transition convicted sex offender registration from

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State History Preservation Month celebrated in Lyon & Washoe Counties

Lyon & Washoe County Events in May celebrate Historic Preservation and Archaeology LYON COUNTY The Dayton Schoolhouse Museum: The Making of Misfits The museum will be open every day in May. See the latest exhibit about the Making of the

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Lyon County Sheriff’s Report – Week of April 8, 2018

Sheriff’s Message, Week of April 8th    Community Friends, Domestic violence and aggressive behaviors plague our nation. During the past three years there have been ten Lyon County murders, all of them connected to domestic violence. The LCSO is committed

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Lyon County Sheriff’s message – Week of April 1, 2018

Sheriff’s Message, Week of April 1st Community Friends, The week’s focus was the 2018-2019 budget that begins on July 1st. The commissioners should be applauded for taking a bold step forward in anticipation of county growth by authorizing county staff

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Lyon County Sheriff’s report – Week of March 11, 2018

Sheriff’s Message, Week of March 11th Community Friends, More than 30 years ago, an interesting public-choice theory was developed by economists called “Bootleggers and Baptists.” The theory holds that for a regulation to emerge and endure, both the “bootleggers,” who

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