The driver escapes injury, but his pickup is a total loss, after it catches fire Tuesday afternoon in Pahrump.
The driver escapes injury, but his pickup is a total loss, after it catches fire Tuesday afternoon in Pahrump.
After weeks of training, the citizen members of the Nye County Sheriff's Office new Rapid Response Team are ready to spring into action when needed. They were recognized and sworn in during a ceremony Thursday evening.
A woman is arrested for alleged child abuse after an anonymous report.
A car that was first loaned to a friend is reported stolen and an arrest is made.
While in the heat of the summer, many in Pahrump have their head in fall, Fall Festival to be specific. That is what the Board of County Commissioners were thinking about earlier this month.
Many people are starting to stock up on fireworks for the Fourth of July. And while they can be a fun way to celebrate, it's important to keep safety in mind so no one gets hurt.
For more than a year, Nathan Adelson Hospice has hosted on-line only, virtual bereavement group sessions. But things are about to return to normal in Nye County. Nathan Adelson Hospice chaplain and bereavement facilitator Richard Martin says people will once again be able to meet in-person to talk about their grief. If you'd like to attend a session, you can call Nathan Adelson's Bereavement Line, at 702-796-3167. You can also find helpful information on their website, NAH.org.
The U.S. Forest Service says our area is historically dry right now. Fire restrictions are already in place. But just one careless mistake can lead to a catastrophic wildfire. That's why authorities have a reminder -- as you celebrate Independence Day, do so responsibly. To learn more about fire safety and restrictions now in effect go online to nevadafireinfo.org.
A man allegedly attempting to steal from a County vehicle is arrested.
Two vehicles collide inside the roundabout at the intersection of Highway 372 and Pahrump Valley Boulevard.
For today's Save A Pet, we visit the cat house at Desert Haven Animal Society, where we meet Xena.
A man from New Mexico is arrested after an investigation into sex crimes against a minor.
A woman was arrested by the Sheriff's office for alleged abuse of an older person.
A woman was arrested by the Sheriff's office for alleged abuse of an older person.
Governor Steve Sisolak has announced efforts to re-double vaccination efforts to curtail the spread of the Covid 19 Delta Variant spreads. You can also receive a Covid vaccine at many of the local pharmacies. There will also be a Back to School Fair in Pahrump on July 31st, covid vaccines as well as all childhood vaccinations will be available there. The Back to School Fair will take place in Beatty on July 23rd and in Amargosa on July 24th.
If you're looking for some exciting racing action, Pahrump Valley Speedway may be just the ticket. The track hosts races every other weekend. Daniel Bruner competes driving a cam coupe. And if you're not familiar with that type of race car, Bruner explains. To see a list of upcoming races at Pahrump Valley Speedway, visit their website, pahrumpvalleyspeedway.com. You can also find them on Facebook.
June is Alzheimer's Awareness Month. And today, we bring you one man's story of hope. After participating in clinical trials for a new Alzheimer's drug, which recently received FDA approval, he feels he's benefited from the therapy. Erica Foreman has more. The new drug is the first shown to slow progression of Alzheimer's Disease. It should be available to patients in the the coming weeks. However, it's expected to be expensive, and, for the time being, won't be covered by insurance.
A Nye County Employee has been arrested on several charges pertaining to his job.
So, does Pahrump Valley Winery have a liquor license? Or is that still in question? The Winery and the County have been in and out of court the last few months, allowing a judge to make that decision. Nye County District Attorney Chris Arabia spoke with News 25 to explain where the case stands now.
Kevin Heier and his attorney Thomas Gibson were in court last week with what was to be a calendar call prior to the start of his trial. Instead a new trial date was set.
A reported stolen vehicle in Tonopah leads to the arrest of a woman on several counts.
A traffic stop leads to the arrest of a man for allegedly stealing a car.
Nye County Sheriff's Office detectives have determined that a Pahrump woman, whose death was initially thought to be suspicious, died of natural causes.
What started as a call for a reported drive-by shooting Friday evening in Pahrump leads to the arrest of one man.
A driver was airlifted to a Las Vegas trauma center after crashing his vehicle on Highway 160 between Las Vegas and Pahrump. Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating.
Summer is here. And so are the bonfires and backyard barbecues. They can be a great way to have some fun. But it's always important to be careful when you're around open flames.
Pahrump Valley Fire and Rescue was called into action this morning for a structure fire in Comstock Park. Fire Chief Scott Lewis says the fire was quickly contained, and no one was hurt.
A follow-up now to our top story last night. Nye County Sheriff's Office Deputies found the body of an elderly man inside his Pahrump apartment Thursday. And a quick-moving investigation led detectives to suspect Jeff Caraballo, who had fled to Colorado.
Deputies arrest a man at one Horizon Market for alleged theft at another Horizon Market.
There was an item on a recent Board of County Commissioners meeting agenda asking the board to approve sending a letter to the Cannabis Compliance Board regarding a request for additional marijuana production licenses for Nye County.
Marco Torres appeared in Judge Kimberly Wanker's court room today for sentencing for the murder of his roommate Jonathan Piper.
Scientists are learning more about COVID-19 every day. One recent study sheds some light on how the virus manipulates and evades the immune system as soon as someone is infected.
Nye County Sheriff's Office detectives are investigating what's described as a suspicious death at a Pahrump apartment.
A grand jury will soon help decide the fate of criminal suspects in Nye County. District Attorney Chris Arabia explains what a grand jury does and how it can benefit the criminal justice system.
The investigation into an April fire that destroyed the Scotty's Castle Visitor Center is now complete. But the results are inconclusive.
The Nye County Sheriff's Office has established a new unit to help fight street crimes. Sheriff Sharon Wehrly explains what the SNAG Unit does, and how it's helping to track down the criminals.
VFW Auxiliary Post 10054 in Pahrump is helping to feed local veterans who are hungry. Post Commander Marty Aguiar says, thanks to generous donations, they've been able to hand out thousands of dollars worth of food. The VFW food bank is open every Wednesday from 10:00am to noon. For more information contact VFW Post 10054.
A woman is arrested twice in the span of a month for two alleged crimes.
Is your computer not doing what you'd like it to do? In this week's Great Computer Deals Quick Tutorial, Josh Osborne explains what signs might indicate it's time to buy a new computer.
June is Men's Health Month. An Ohio father is opening up about his battle with prostate cancer -- the most common cancer among men in the US, after skin cancer. As Brittany Rall tells us, he never thought it could happen to him. But thanks to a non-invasive therapy using sound energy, he's back in the driver's seat. Doctor Weight says only certain people qualify for this kind of procedure right now. So it's important to talk to your doctor about what options might be available to you.
A man is arrested in Amargosa after deputies receive a call about an alleged assault.
A Beatty man turns violent, injuring himself and medics before being restrained and arrested.
As COVID variants continue to spread, the World Health Organization remains concerned about what it describes as the inequitable distribution of vaccines.
The former Healthcare Partners medical building also called Pahrump Medical Center, located on East Calvada Boulevard, was an agenda topic at the June 2nd Board of County Commissioners meeting. The County owns the property which has several structures on it and are now looking into possibly selling it.
Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash on the southern beltway in Las Vegas.
A two-vehicle crash Wednesday morning in Pahrump causes major damage to both vehicles.
Life before the pandemic is slowly returning. Masks are no longer required for those who are vaccinated. And many people are now heading back to the office after spending the last year working from home. While some may welcome the normalcy, others could be feeling anxious. So how do you cope with all these changes? Brittany Rall finds out. Doctor Albers says if you feel like your stress or anxiety isn't going away, you may want to talk to a medical professional who can offer some advice.
It's time once again to meet a great pet in need of a loving home. For today's Save A Pet, Darbie O'Donnell introduces us to Petey Junior.
The Nye County Sheriff's Office has released dashcam and bodycam video of the burglary call that led to a pursuit and crash in Pahrump last week. That includes a list of possible charges the two suspects now face.
NyE Communities Coalition offers a variety of free classes throughout the year. They focus on everything from suicide prevention to first aid. Community Health Worker LeeAnn Luna has a schedule of what's on tap.
An almost head on collision on March 27 on Highway 95 took the life of 3 people. Michael Durmeier, Lauren Starcevich and Durmeier's 12 year old daughter Georgia were killed in the crash. They were all from Victor, Idaho and along with Lauren's two other children were on a spring break trip. Now Tyler Kennedy is facing five counts of reckless driving causing substantial death or injury and possibly DUI. District Attorney Chris Arabia spoke to News 25 about the case. There have been two GoFundMe Accounts set up for the families. One is for Michael and Georgia Durmeier's final arrangements and you can find that on GoFundMe by searching 'Bring Hope to the Durmeier's' and the other fund is set up for Lauren's daughter Emmerson and you can find that by searching 'Emerson's Emergency Fund'. Kennedy was also recently in Pahrump justice court and is also facing additional charges for voluntary sexual conduct with a prisoner.
Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash on State Route 375 in Nye County.
Expanding your academic reach might not be what most schools have been able to do during the pandemic. But in Florida, a championship MMA fighter with a big vision has seen this as the perfect time to grow his fight for high-risk teens -- possibly, because now, more than ever, some students need the kind of support he's offering. Kim Martinez reports.
Many public pools and beaches are finally back open. And while they can be a great way to cool off with your kids on a hot summer day, it's important to keep safety in mind.
A rear end collision today sent one person to Desert View Hospital.
Two people walked away from a single-vehicle crash Monday morning on Highway 160 in Pahrump.
A woman is arrested for two separate incidents just days apart.
The Board of County Commissioners recently looked into amending the Nye County Code in an effort to protect renters from discrimination because of the COVID-19 Pandemic. There was a lot of discussion on this topic among the Commissioners. In the end, the Board decided that Commissioner Blundo would work with the County Manager to draft an amended code. The comments of the commissioners would be taken into consideration when drafting the proposed change and it would be brought back before the board for further discussion.
A new mental health treatment facility is celebrating its grand opening in Pahrump. New Focus Counseling Center of Nevada is ready to serve valley residents with a variety of mental health services. New Focus Counseling Center of Nevada is located at 1601 East Basin Avenue. They're also on Facebook, at New Focus Counseling Center.
For today's Save A Pet, we're back at Desert Haven Animal Society, where Darbie O'Donnell introduces us to Estrella.
The State of Nevada is ready to award five million dollars in cash and prizes. For a chance to win, all you have to do is get your COVID-19 vaccination.
Many of us spent Sunday celebrating Father's Day. And it was especially sweet for one new dad -- who feared he'd never father a child due to male infertility. Erica Foreman has more on how he beat the odds for his baby boy. The CDC estimates about nine percent of men in the United States are infertile. Doctor Parekh adds that infertility, in general, is rising globally. He encourages couples to talk to their doctors, or seek out a specialist, if they're struggling to conceive.
At the June 2nd Board of County Commissioners meeting, Commissioners debated the possible removal of the Dominion voting system in Nye County. Commissioner Blundo proposed the removal and replacement of the machines and County Clerk Sam Merlino asked that several points be considered before a decision is made. The Commissioners voted 5 to 0 to have staff investigate other voting systems and the costs associated with them. The vote was not to approve the purchase of a new system at this time.
A police pursuit Friday morning in Nye County ends with a crash and two people under arrest.
Several local shelters participated in last weekend's free pet adoption event, made possible by Maddie's Pet Project and the Dave and Cheryl Duffield Foundation. Lots of pets found their forever homes. And now, a vote for your favorite adoption story could win a local shelter a thousand-dollar grant. Tails of Nye County and Pets Are Worth Saving are two of the nominees. Christine Otis, of Tails of Nye County, tells us more. To vote for your favorite pet adoption story, visit Maddie's Pet Project of Nevada on Facebook. You can also find a link to their Facebook page by going to their website -- Maddie'sPetProjectNevada.org. And we've posted more information on our Local Pahrump Facebook page.
Father's Day is just around the corner. While you may have already found that perfect present for dad, doctors say don't forget to remind him about his health. Brittany Rall reports on why annual exams are so important and what screenings shouldn't be ignored. Doctor Ford says it's also important for men to know their family history. It can be extremely helpful when it comes to testing for certain diseases.
For today's Save A Pet, we meet Alexa. Darbie O'Donnell joins us from Desert Haven Animal Society to make the introduction.
Pahrump VFW Post 10054 is sporting a new look these days. The post was selected to appear on the TV show 'Bar Rescue,' seen on the Paramount Network. The Bar Rescue team gave the facility a makeover, and Post Commander Marty Aguiar says they're thrilled with the results.
A Nevada Department of Transportation worker is shot and wounded... and the alleged gunman is dead after an hours-long standoff with police in Eureka County.
Mark Grande, a fugitive wanted for a sex offense in California, is under arrest, after leading Nye County Sheriff's Office deputies on a pursuit in Tonopah.
A Tonopah woman is under arrest after deputies respond to a report of a burglary in progress.
A two-vehicle crash today at a busy Pahrump intersection sends two people to the local hospital.
VFW Post 10054 is also excited to announce a generous donation from Pahrump Optometrist Dr. George Leaks that will help homeless and low-income veterans get a free eye exam and glasses. VFW Veteran Service Officer Steve Chase is coordinating the free services. Again, if you're a veteran and interested in receiving the free eye exam and glasses, just reach out to Steve Chase at the VFW. His number is 775-764-7125. Please do not call Doctor Leaks' office directly.
If you didn't get outside Saturday, you missed out on National Get Outdoors Day. To mark the occasion locally, Vegas PBS partnered with Save Red Rock and Escape Adventures to host a free bike ride in Blue Diamond, and also to celebrate the finale of Vegas PBS' Emmy award-winning series Outdoor Nevada.
Is your computer running slower than it used to? If so, it might be time to replace it. In today's Great Computer Deals Quick Tutorial, Josh Osborne offers some telltale signs that it's time.
When the CDC updated mask wearing guidelines in May, Nye County also updated the policy for the public but not for employees and elected officials on town and County property. At the June 15th BOCC meeting , County Manager Tim Sutton rectified that by proposing a mask policy change.
The circus is back in Pahrump this weekend. Cirque Legacy will perform more than a dozen shows under the big top, at Petrack Park, starting Friday night. Daniel Perez tells News 25 the animal-free show offers fun and excitement for the whole family. You can purchase tickets for Cirque Legacy by going to their website -- thecirquelegacy.com. Tickets are also available at the door.
Threatening letters mailed to a County official lead to one man's arrest.
The SNAG unit arrested a man after an email is sent to the Sex Offender Registration Division.
A Las Vegas man trying to retrieve an item of clothing that blew out of his vehicle is struck and killed on US6 in Esmeralda County.
This summer, in some parts of the country, cicadas will reappear after 17 years underground. There's plenty of 'buzz' about inviting these creepy crawlers to dinner -- as the main course. And it turns out, cicadas are edible. But if you decide to try them, Cleveland Clinic dietician Beth Czerwony says be mindful about where you harvest them.
June is LGBTQ Pride Month. And The LGBTQ Center of Southern Nevada, based in Las Vegas, wanted people in Pahrump to join in the celebration. This past weekend, the group held a Pride event at the Pahrump Nugget. Jim McCoy is the Development Manager at The LGBTQ Center of Southern Nevada.
With this week's soaring temperatures, plenty of people will be seeking relief in the water. But whether in the backyard pool or a local lake, Nye Communities Coalition Community Project Coordinator Carla Begin says it's important to stay vigilant to prevent an accidental drowning.
Like many other businesses and organizations, the Amargosa Opera House, in Death Valley Junction, is struggling due to the pandemic. The opera house, hotel and café closed more than a year ago. And while the hotel is open again, managers aren't sure when the opera house and café will reopen for business. Hotel Manager Brooke Gray says the last year has been tough. The Amargosa Opera House operates as a non-profit corporation. If you'd like to donate, or get more information -- including their reopening status -- you can go to their website -- AmargosaOperaHouse.org.
An alleged stolen dirt bike and banking checks leads to one man's arrest.
An alleged stolen vehicle is found and the suspect arrested at a local casino.
A man was taken into custody after initially failing to stop for Nye County Sheriff's Office deputies during a traffic stop Tuesday in Pahrump.
Brian Ray Miller is under arrest on three counts of arson, after authorities identify him as a suspect in three fires at Walmart stores in Clark County.
If you have little kids, you know how difficult it can be to slather them up with sunscreen to protect their delicate skin from the sun. According to Cleveland Clinic dermatologist Doctor Melissa Piliang, one childhood sunburn can increase risk for melanoma -- the deadliest form of skin cancer.
It's time to check in on some notable cases moving through the courts in Nye County. With your Court Report, here's Missey Kohler.
A man in possession of an unusual dangerous weapon was recently arrested in a local bank parking lot.
When it came to the consent agenda items on the last Board of County Commissioners meeting the commissioners didn't just give them a stamp of approval. There were questions regarding what it meant to accept grant money related to COVID vaccines.
One person was arrested on suspicion of DUI after a crash Monday afternoon at the intersection of Blagg Road and Irene Street in Pahrump.
A pedestrian was struck an injured Sunday night in a crash on Pahrump Valley Boulevard near Idaho Street. The victim was flown to a Las Vegas trauma center for treatment of their injuries.
Crews are battling another wildfire in Clark County. This one is burning more than a hundred acres off Highway 160, near the Late Night Trailhead.
Pahrump Valley Fire and Rescue says a faulty heating and cooling unit is to blame for a call to the Dollar General store on Dahlia Street Sunday afternoon.
Hospitals across the country have reported a rise in lung transplants for patients with severe cases of COVID-19. And that's created new challenges for doctors along the way.
On Thursday, December 10th a group of 40 cyclists set out on a 130 mile ride. It was an annual tradition that would take them from the M Resort Spa and Casino in Henderson through Searchlight to Nipton California and back. Some of the riders were on a retirement ride, celebrating one on their group. Then tragedy struck. You can see the Ghost Bike Memorial in Downtown Summerlin in front of Public School 702 in the shopping district and there are plans to move the memorial around the valley as well.
The five public defender contracts for Nye County were up for renewal at the most recent Board of County Commissioners meeting. Some names you may recognize retained their contracts and the Board voted to give contracts to some new names.
A wildfire in Sandy Valley continues to burn. At this point, more than 1,500 acres have been scorched by the flames.
Whether it's your starter home or your dream home, many of us feel like we need just a little more room. This week's Angie's List Report explores ways to find extra space in your current home.
A collision Friday afternoon in Pahrump leaves two vehicles with considerable damage, but no one was seriously hurt.
Beary Smith, of Reno, is under arrest and facing a charge of animal cruelty, after his dog died while en route to Pahrump.
For today's Save A Pet, we're back at Desert Haven Animal Society. That's where we catch up with Darbie O'Donnell, who explains how you can adopt a pet this weekend -- for free.
The Nye County Department of Health and Human Services provides a vast number of resources for local residents. To help spread the word, the department held drive-through social service fairs Thursday in Pahrump and Tonopah. Community Health Nurse Crystal Kennedy says it's important that people know about the health and wellness services available to them.
There's good news for people in the early stages of Alzheimer's. For the first time in nearly two decades, the FDA has approved a drug to slow progression of the disease. Cleveland Clinic's Doctor Marwan Sabbagh took part in the drug trials.
A roll over accident this afternoon causes severe damage to one vehicle and sends the driver to Desert View Hospital.
A Pahrump family is sorting through what's left of their home, after a windswept fire burned much of their property Wednesday night. Pahrump Valley Fire Chief Scott Lewis explains what firefighters were faced with, as they arrived on scene, near Linda Street and Joy Lane.
A man has been arrested in Tonopah after a call regarding a stolen vehicle.
A man who had fled the scene of a burglary leaving his children and their mother at the location has been identified.
Pahrump is another step closer to having another dog park as Phase 5 of the Kellogg Park project moves forward.
Two pickups collide at a Pahrump intersection Wednesday evening. Both vehicles had to be towed from the scene, but no one was seriously hurt.
Hypno Comics & Games in Pahrump is working to bring some big names to town. Tracy Lynn Cruz, the yellow Power Ranger, stopped in to sign autographs and meet fans Memorial Day Weekend. She also spoke of her passion for helping those with autism.
Life before the pandemic is slowly starting to return, and that can be a big adjustment for kids who may not understand why the rules are changing.
To learn from the best is a gift to students. Today, we meet a classroom hero who's changing lives through his many talents. A Master Artist in ceramics, he's a hero not only on the campus where he works, but in his community as well. Kim Martinez reports.
f your computer isn't performing like it used to, it might be time to upgrade. In today's Great Computer Deals Quick Tutorial, Josh Osborne says if you're running on an old version of Windows, it's probably time for a new PC.
In Texas, an annual statewide artistic competition went virtual this year. And for one school, it turns out, the restrictions of the pandemic may just have been the inspiration they needed to make it to the top tier of the competition. Kim Martinez reports.
Pahrump is another step closer to having a dog park as Phase 5 of the Kellogg Park project moves forward.
Jose Bautista had a brief appearance in court on June 4th. His attorney explained that a deal may have been reached in his case.
An employee of the Nye County Treasurer’s Office is under arrest and facing several charges. The Nye County Sheriff’s Office says Samuel Alsup used his position to obtain property for as little as ten dollars.
It’s Wednesday. Time to meet another pet available for adoption from one of our local shelters. For today’s Save A Pet, Darbie O’Donnell introduces us to a loving cat named Oreo.
Missey Kohler has an update on some cases we've been following in your Court Report.
Friends and family of a Pahrump man killed in a motorcycle crash last week are asking for help in paying for the man’s final expenses.
There's a growing memorial for Liam Husted, the 7-year-old California boy whose body was discovered last week in Mountain Springs. His mother is under arrest and suspected of killing the boy.
Some of us may decide to war a mask outdoors this summer. A mask will protect the skin it covers from the sun, but still leaves a good portion of your face exposed. So, what’s the best approach to sunscreen when wearing a mask?
Deputies find a rifle and several rounds of ammunition when they answered a call for shots fired.
After returning from a weekend away, a Pahrump resident comes back to find their home had been burglarized.
A man is under arrest and facing several charges in connection with a deadly weekend crash on Las Vegas Boulevard.
Chief Scott Lewis, Director of Emergency Management gave his report at the last Board of County Commissioners meeting. Lewis reported on vaccines and covid numbers as well as giving important reminders for summer heat and fire safety.
The Pahrump Chapter of the Disabled America Veterans was excited about holding their annual Veterans Appreciation BBQ last weekend. News 25 was there to capture some of the fun.
If you like horses – and you like to ride horses – you have a new option in Pahrump. Sundance Ranch of Nevada is now open for business. News 25’s Deanna O’Donnell caught up with Sandy Pentz and Jeanne Hamerly right after they cut the ribbon, during a grand opening ceremony this past weekend. For more information, you can visit Sundance Ranch of Nevada on Facebook… or go to their website, Sundance-Ranch-N-V-dot-com. The ranch is located at 5285 South Plantatation Street, in Pahrump.
June is Scoliosis Awareness Month. Scoliosis is an abnormal curvature of the spine, and it affects about seven million people in the US. Most cases are mild and treated with bracing, while others require surgery that limits flexibility. Today, we meet a young ballerina whose dream to dance was threatened by a severe case of scoliosis. Erica Foreman has more on the novel surgery that has her back ‘en pointe.’ Aubrey is already a professional level ballerina and plans to pursue a career in the performing arts. Doctor Goodwin says currently only a small subset of scoliosis patients are candidates for tethering, although it’s a relatively new procedure and that may evolve.
Deputies find a rifle and several rounds of ammunition when they answered a call for shots fired.
7 year old Liam Husted from San Jose, California. That is the confirmed identity of the boy found murdered Mountain Springs ten days ago. His mother is wanted by police, her name is Samantha Moreno Rodriquez. She was last seen driving a 2007 dark blue Dodge Caliber. Lt. Ray Spencer from the Las Vegas Metro Police Department spoke this afternoon about the case. Once again the mom’s name is Samantha Moreno Rodriquez. Police are looking for her. She was last seen driving a 2007 dark blue Dodge Caliber with a California License plate of 6WLH211. If you have any information, please contact LVMPD at (702)828-3521 or (702)828-2907, or the FBI at 1-800-225-5324.
Organizers of the Pahrump Music Festival say the inaugural event was a huge success. The three-day festival featured a number of musical acts, food, fun and a carnival. Doug Dubin says he received lots of great feedback from vendors, performers and those in attendance – and tells News 25 they have even bigger plans for next year. The Food Truck Fiesta happens Friday and Saturday, August 27 and 28. Dubin says you’ll be able to find more details soon on Facebook, at Food Truck Fiesta.
For many schools, the closures of their campuses put an incredible strain on working-class families. That's why one Miami neighborhood school, serving mostly Hispanic kids, knew they needed to keep the campus open both during and after school to meet the needs of their working families. Kim Martinez shows us how they're safely succeeding in the best interest of their students.
Ashley Winn was in court today for an evidentiary hearing. She appeared with a new attorney and a petition to reconsider her conviction.
One person is flown to a Las Vegas trauma center as the result of a weekend crash on Highway 160 in Pahrump.
A weekend fire causes significant damage to a home in Pahrump. Luckily, no serious injuries are reported.
As the temperatures rise, a Cleveland Clinic doctor is warning parents about hot car deaths – which have increased in recent years. In fact, in 2018 and 2019, a record 53 children died from vehicular heatstroke.
For this Monday edition of Save A Pet, we’re back inside the cat room at Desert Haven Animal Society. That’s where Darbie O’Donnell introduces us to Mickey.
A Pahrump woman already familiar to law enforcement is arrested on alleged drug offenses while her children were in her care.
VinoJazz is having their first Pahrump Music Festival right now throughout the weekend.
There was a two vehicle crash today on Highway 160 in the area in front of Walmart.
Local businesses are beginning to thrive once again… now that the covid restrictions have eased. One of those is Artesian Cellars, in Pahrump. Owner and winemaker Tim Burke says, in fact, they’re even expanding.
Soroptimist International of Pahrump Valley wants to ‘flock you.’ But that’s not a bad thing. Soroptimist member Elaine Cassell explains.
If you’re looking to adopt a feline companion, we hope you’ll consider one of our local animal shelters. For today’s Save A Pet, we’re inside the cat room at Desert Haven Animal Society, where Darbie O’Donnell introduces us to Panther.
If your computer isn't running like it used to, there's a good chance it can be fixed. In today's Great Computer Deals Quick Tutorial, Josh Osborne says if you've done something that's caused the problem, it's important to learn from your mistake.
Many of us purchased a ‘pandemic puppy’ in the last year. But what if you find you’re allergic to your new furry friend? Cleveland Clinic’s Doctor Sandra Hong says people who are allergic to their pets may develop chronic allergy symptoms.
A pair lead law enforcement on a chase in an alleged stolen vehicle with their three children in the back seat.
Traffic was diverted late this morning on Highway 160 due to a two vehicle, non-injury car crash.
The Pahrump Disability Outreach Program recently applied for an outdoor festival license for the Pumpkin Days Event.
Who doesn't love a good home remedy? But not all home remedies are created equal. Some are supported by scientific research, while others are tall tales. Erica Foreman has more on what works -- according to science.
It's best to forgo home remedies if you're in severe pain, having trouble breathing, or if you're not able to eat, drink or keep fluids down. Doctor Kightlinger says you'll also want to contact your doctor if the home remedy you're using isn't working, if it's making your ailment worse or you develop new symptoms.
For today’s Save A Pet, we’re back at Desert Haven Animal Society. That’s where we find Darbie O’Donnell, who introduces us to Dakota.
In addition to Sunday’s Memorial Day ceremony, Pahrump VFW Post 10054, with some help from local boy and girl scouts, retired more than a thousand US flags and banners this past weekend. If you have a flag that needs to be retired, you can drop it off at the VFW Post, located on Homestead Road in Pahrump. VFW Post 10054 retires flags twice a year – on Memorial Day Weekend and on September 11.
Pahrump Valley Fire and Rescue responded to a report of a trash truck on fire this afternoon. Crews responded quickly and the driver declined any treatment.
Nye County Sheriff's Department was called to investigate a report of a man in the street with a gun.
Memorial Day, originally known as Decoration Day, originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official holiday in 1971. Pahrump Marine Corp League, Detachment 1199, honored all who have served and not returned at a Memorial Day service on May 31. We spoke to Danny Griggs about the day.
On Memorial Day, we honor those who’ve lost their lives while serving in the US armed forces. Dozens turned out Sunday at VFW Post 10054 in Pahrump for a special remembrance ceremony.
The Disabled American Veterans held their Day of Remembrance on May 31. A day to honor and remember those that made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. News 25 was able to speak with DAV Chapter 15 commander Terry Janke about the day that was filled with speakers and ceremonies to honor those that have served. Terry also told us about an upcoming DAV event.
With summer officially just around the corner, many people are hoping to shed that extra weight gained during the pandemic. But if you haven’t worked out in a while, you may be wondering where to start.
There were no injuries in a morning accident that involved a motorhome and SUV.
A man with a felony conviction is arrested for weapons possession.
The Sheriff's Department appeared before the Board of County Commissioners on May 3rd to present their 2021-2022 budgetary request. Sheriff Sharon Wehrly and Captain David Boruchowitz spoke about the need to fill administrative positions that have been lost in the past, state and federal mandated needs and the $400,000.00 overtime budget. Captain Boruchowitz said that the two positions would help the department with their reporting requirements to remain compliant for grants received as well as future grants and mandated needs. He also said that even if fully staffed, it isn't feasible for the law enforcement business to not have to pay overtime.
Budgets for the Fiscal Year 2021-2022 were recently presented to the Board of County Commissioners. Each department director presented their wants and needs to the board with an opportunity to answer questions from the Commissioners.
George Campnell is hanging up his principal hat. He's accepted a new position with the Nye County School District -- as Director of Secondary Education. And it appears he'll be missed. One graduating senior crashed our interview Friday night to give a shout-out to the outgoing principal.
Early in the pandemic a large number of those hospitalized for COVID-19 were elderly. But the landscape has shifted dramatically in recent months. Cleveland Clinic's Doctor Michelle Medina says vaccination is likely playing a role.
A trial date was set for a man facing several charges for a May 7th, 2020 domestic incident that left him hospitalized for gunshot wounds.
It was the perfect ending to a challenging year for graduating seniors at Pahrump Valley High School. A record 249 students walked across the stage Friday night, as the Class of 2021.
It's time to meet another shelter animal awaiting their new forever home. For today's Save A Pet, we visit Desert Haven Animal Society, to meet Cherry. Here's Darbie O'Donnell.
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