Tag Archives: Pahrump

ALEC and Nevada

The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) is a group of global corporations and state politicians that vote behind closed doors to try to rewrite state laws that govern your rights. These so-called “model bills” reach into almost every area of … Continue reading

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Dina Williamson-Erdag receives award at Queen’s Tea

Photo from the Pahrump Valley Times. After a few words from announcer Al Balloqui, Mrs. Erdag accepted her Woman of Distinction Award form Don Rust. The League of Women Voters of Pahrump hosted the second annual Queen’s Tea last Saturday. … Continue reading

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TRUNC? Just Who are they?

TRUNC will be at the Pahrump Nugget on Thursday, June 23, 2011 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM for a candidate debate. Why? Top candidates will debate issues live based on questions submitted by CD2 residents. Special election is to fill … Continue reading

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Nevada Test Site and Contaminated Water

Contaminated groundwater The Pahrump Valley Times has an article today about the Nevada Test Site (currently called the Nevada National Security Site aka NNSS) and a problem about contamination in Nye County. Nye County Commission Chairman Gary Hollis reportedly has … Continue reading

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Crashing Governor Sandoval’s Picnic

Students and Nye County Democrats protest Governor Sandoval’s cuts in budget. Today, twenty-seven people gathered at the Pahrump Winery to protest Republican Governor Brian Sandoval’s drastic reduction of Nevada’s education budget for Nevada’s schools. Twenty-one UNLV students filled a bus … Continue reading

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Nye County school closures considered by School Board

Fely Quitevis, Chair of the Nye County Republican Party Central Committee informed the Pahrump Valley Times the event is only open to “anyone” who wants to donate $50 and is a registered Republican. She sees the picnic as a “celebration … Continue reading

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Health Plan of Nevada Drops Pahrump Doctors

Full Interview at HealthCare Partners concerning: Health Plan of Nevada made a "business decision" to exclude from their network of doctors. These providers include Fremont Medical Centers, Rainbow Medical Centers, Boulder City Clinics, Advanced Medical Center and Specialty Medical Centers … Continue reading

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Another Suggestion to the Nye County Democratic Central Committee

I read during this past week that some 300 Pahrump Seniors eat lunch at the Senior Center. I don’t know if that is daily, weekly or what. Now that the GOP is on record to eviscerate Social Security and Medicare … Continue reading

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Cutting Services and Raising Taxes

It was reported in last week’s Pahrump Mirror that Nye County will have to cut programs and that the Town of Pahrump may be raising property taxes. As to the County Assistant Nye County Manager Pam Webster for some “direction” … Continue reading

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Pahrump, Nevada: Town of Conspiracies?

Negative Pahrump’s Facebook Info page warns, “Have a sense of Humor! This is not a page for positive remarks about Pahrump. Just negative comments about the embarrassments, ignorant people and incidents going on here that make our community a joke. … Continue reading

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