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Health: Handling Kids' Concerns About Heading Back to Class

It's been a rollercoaster of a year for students. Many kids have spent months learning from home due to COVID-19. And some of them may be returning back to class in the weeks ahead -- which is sure to cause some anxiety.

 

 

Rocker William Stokes Honored with Producers Choice Award

He's a veteran and a rocker and a veteran rocker. He's William "Billy" Stokes and he was in Pahrump for the Producers Choice awards in December. After picking up his award Billy stopped on the red carpet to talk with News 25 about his album.

 

 

Trump Says Farewell in Advance of Joe Biden's Inauguration

As President Donald Trump prepares to leave the White House, he took a moment to address the American people. The president says while we may have our differences, we're all Americans. And he says it's been an honor to serve as the 45th President of the United States.

 

 

Report Outlines Best States for Spotting a UFO

If you're hoping to one day see a UFO, you might need to go elsewhere. According to new data, 17 states offer a better chance than Nevada of spotting something other-worldly.

 

 

Pahrump's Nature Health Farms to Hold Special Preview Event

A Pahrump venue is bringing a taste of the former Bonnie Springs Ranch to Nye County. Nature Health Farms offers guests a place to hang out, feed some farm animals, and learn a bit of history. Alex De Jong says the public is invited to a sneak peek celebration.

 

 

Health: Dealing with Parenting Challenges During the Pandemic

Parenting during the pandemic can be stressful. Many kids are now learning from home and you may be working from home too. So, how do you cope with all these new changes while trying to keep the same rules you had before?

 

 

Health: How COVID-19 Has Impacted Drinking in the US

Data shows alcohol sales have increased during the pandemic. Stress, boredom and loneliness may be driving some people to drink. But excessive alcohol use has health risks -- including liver disease, heart problems and accidents. So, how do you know if you're drinking too much?

 

 

Save A Pet - Bella

For today's Save A Pet, we meet Bella. This very energetic and loveable dog is available for adoption at Desert Haven Animal Society. And that's where we find Darbie O'Donnell, who tells us more about Bella.

 

 

Pahrump Resident Cheryl Andersen Receives Act of Kindness Award

The Andre 'Butch' Harper Act of Kindness Award is presented to local residents who go above and beyond to serve our community. The latest recipient is well known to many motorists who travel back and forth to Las Vegas. Cheryl Andersen stopped by the KPVM studios Thursday to receive her award.

 

 

NCSO's Captain David Boruchowitz Honored at FAME Awards

Part of the December Producers Choice Awards show held in Pahrump honored public service. Sheriff Sharon Wehrly surprised Captain David Boruchowitz with the command excellence award that night. She spoke of his contributions to Nye County and all that he has done for the community. While keeping busy with the activities of the Sheriff's department, Boruchowitz also completed his law degree. News 25 spoke with Boruchowitz on the red carpet.

 

 

Mitch Perry Band Honored at Producers Choice Award Show

The Mitch Perry Band was in Pahrump for the Producers Choice awards last month. They accepted an award, showed their award winning video and also performed at the event. Mitch Perry stopped to talk to News 25 on the red carpet.

 

 

Artesian Cellars Thriving, Despite COVID-19

Pahrump's newest winery is thriving -- despite COVID-19. Artesian Cellars is still a young venture. But winemaker Tim Burke says they've been able to weather the pandemic through forward thinking and careful planning. Burke says Artesian Cellars is a great option for a Valentine's Day celebration. For more information, call the winery, or visit them online at artesiancellars.com. Artesian Cellars is locate on Highway 160, just north of Calvada Boulevard.

 

 

Save A Pet - Rusty

Each week, we feature some great dogs and cats available for adoption in our area. For today's Save A Pet, Darbie O'Donnell visits Desert Haven Animal Society, where she introduces us to Rusty.

 

 

Great Computer Deals Quick Tutorial with Josh Osborne

If you're using an old computer, chances are it's not as fast as it used to be. But why is that? In today's Great Computer Deals Quick Tutorial, Josh Osborne offers some insight.

 

 

 

CES Highlights Growing Trends in Consumer Electronics

CES is an annual trade show organized by the Consumer Technology Association and is known for being the most influential tech event in the world. Normally held at the Las Vegs Convention Center, this year's event has gone digital, thanks to the pandemic. The virtual convention is not the only thing the pandemic has contributed to CES. Many of the new innovations introduced this year have been influenced by the changes we have had to make in our daily lives due to the COVID-19 virus.

 

 

Brandon Hall Under Arrest, Facing Several Charges

Nye County Sheriff's office arrested Brandon Hall at an address in Pahrump on November 28th after a report of a domestic. Hall was arrested that day for disobeying a peace officer, failure to yield at a stop sign, 21 miles per hour over the speed limit and operating an unregistered vehicle. Hall was back in trouble again on January 1st after a call to NCSO for a report of a domestic.