Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske announces all-mail election for June 9 primary

By The Publisher | March 25, 2020 |

Staff Report — The Nevada Secretary of State, Barbara Cegavske, announced today that the 2020 primary election, scheduled for June 9th, will be held by mail. “Because of the many uncertainties surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as the immediate need to begin preparations for the 2020 primary election, it became necessary for me to…

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Filing Closes – 12 Candidates for 4 Offices

By The Publisher | March 14, 2020 |

by Rachel Dahl —  Filing for local offices in the 2020 election closed Friday at 5:00 p.m. with a total of 12 community members vying for four different positions. A primary election will be held on June 9th for both county commission seats, and the school board candidates will face off in the general election…

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Candidate Filing Update

By Editor | March 12, 2020 |

Staff report —  Phil Pinder filed today for school board, bringing the school board contest to five candidates. Read more in depth information in the story from yesterday: Candidate filing update Filing for office closes tomorrow, Friday, March 13th at 5:00 p.m. Candidates who have filed so far: SCHARMANN, HARRY “BUS” – COUNTY COMMISSIONER, DISTRICT 1…

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Three Days Left for Candidate Filing

By The Publisher | March 11, 2020 |

by Rachel Dahl —  With three days left to file for office, two more local candidates have thrown their hat in the ring this morning for election 2020. Greg Malkovich filed for the school board and Keith Boone filed for county commissioner in district 3. Boone is a democrat and will face Kelli Kelly in…

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Candidate Filing Active on First Day

By Editor | March 3, 2020 |

by Rachel Dahl —  Filing for public office in this 2020 election year officially opened yesterday, March 2, 2020 and will close at 5:00 p.m. on March 13th. Open county seats in this election include two county commission seats, district 1 and 3; three school board seats, and two mosquito abatement seats. Candidates file at…

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Tom Steyer Presidential Campaign Stops in Fallon

By The Publisher | February 18, 2020 |

by Rachel Dahl — Members of the Tom Steyer presidential campaign made a stop in Fallon on Friday to meet with voters and discuss issues ahead of the Democrat Presidential Caucus scheduled for February 22nd. Sam Steyer, the oldest of Tom and Kat Steyer’s four children, spoke to voters at the Telegraph coffee shop. Accompanying…

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Judge Stockard files for reelection

By Editor | January 15, 2020 |

by Rachel Dahl —  Judge Tom Stockard filed for reelection to the Tenth Judicial District Court seat on Monday, January 6th, when filing for judicial seats opened. In July he will complete eight years of service, completing the last two years of the term vacated by Judge David Huff when he passed away in 2012.…

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Candidate Filing is upon us #Election2020

By The Publisher | January 3, 2020 |

Correction: we originally stated Commissioner Bus Scharmann was finishing his first term. He will complete his second term this year. by Rachel Dahl — If you feel like the 2020 election cycle has been in full swing for nearly a year now, you are not far off. Candidates have declared, hand kissing and baby shaking…

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Amodei to speak in Fernley

By Editor | August 2, 2019 |

The Fernley Republican Women (FRW) will hold its next meeting at the Fernley High School Library, 1300 Highway 95A, on August 20, 2019.  A light meal will be served at 6 p.m. and the meeting will start promptly at 6:30 p.m.  Their guest speaker will be U. S. Representative Mark Amodei, who will update us…

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Clint Koble announces for Congress

By Editor | July 26, 2019 |

by Don Dike-Anukam — On Thursday, July 25th, Clint Koble announced he is running for the Democratic nomination for the United States House of Representatives. If successful in winning his party’s primary challenge in June 2020 he will face up against likely incumbent Mark Amodei (R-NV) in the General election in November 2020. Koble made…

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