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Lyon County Sheriff’s report – Week of April 16, 2017

Sheriff’s Message, Week of April 16th Community Friends, Like many of you, there are times when we are frustrated by layers of a bureaucratic system. Occasionally, we get an opportunity to rejoice, especially as it relates to the young and

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Gurf Morlix in Concert at the Silver City School House

Gurf Morlix in Concert at the Silver City School House – Supports School House Community Center and Arts Programming Thursday, April 13, 2017 – Silver City School House Doors 6 pm, Show 7 pm  385 High St, Silver City, Nevada  $15-$25 Suggested Donation

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Lyon County Sheriff’s report – Week of March 19, 2017

Sheriff’s Message, Week of March 19th Community Friends, Modifying a past presidential quote, some spend an entire lifetime wondering if they made a difference in the community where they live; but the men and women who serve and volunteer in

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Lyon County Sheriff’s Report – Week of March 12, 2017

Sheriff’s Message, Week of March 12th   Community Friends, One never knows when something said could produce a profound learning lesson. A Fernley business owner once stated, “Every so often, we give up power by choosing one of our own

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Lyon County Sheriff’s report – Week of March 5, 2017

Sheriff’s Message, Week of March 5th Community Friends, Our week was filled with two great community events. On Monday Dayton Elementary hosted a coordinated Career Day for several area elementary schools. Some of our dispatchers and a deputy represented the

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Lyon County State of Emergency sought in regards to potential spring flooding

MEDIA RELEASE DATE/TIME:             March 8, 2017 @ 5:00 PM CONTACT:               Jeff Page, Lyon County Manager (775) 463-6531 or (775) 577-5037 (Office) (775) 302-7088 (Cell) REFERENCE:            Declaration of Emergency YERINGTON, NV – County Manager Jeff Page announced that he is asking

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Lyon County Sheriff’s message – Week of February 26, 2017

Sheriff’s Message, Week of February 26th Community Friends, Several years ago, an illegal alien kidnapped his ex-wife, drove her into the desert, put a knife to her throat and threatened to kill her. Fortunately, she was able to escape, call

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Lyon County Sheriff’s Message – Week of February 19, 2017

Sheriff’s Message, Week of February 19th Community Friends, Last year our Dispatch Communication Center processed approximately 42,000 police, ambulance, and fire calls. In 2015, that number was just over 47,000. Every ten minutes, they are receiving information, inputting computerized data,

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Former RGJ Investigative Reporter Frank Mullen To Channel Dan DeQuille At The Gold Hill Hotel March 3

Former RGJ Investigative Reporter Frank Mullen To Channel Dan DeQuille At The Gold Hill Hotel March 3     Journalist Frank X. Mullen will channel a colleague from the past on March 3 at the Gold Hill Hotel’s Friday Night Showcase

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In response to rumors: This is a detention basin, not a dam

Dayton Valley Road detention pond issue Approximately 2:00pm, Tuesday 2/21 According to Lyon County Manager Jeff Page, “there has been NO dam failure. A storm water retention basin located south west of Dayton Valley Road is full and over flowing

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