New facility houses region's dispatchers
RENO — The multi-story building on Spectrum Way looks like any other office complex upon approaching the unassuming premises. Inside, a handful of some of the most vital communication operators are busy handling everything from life-threatening emergencies to lost animal calls.
Elko native to rep Nevada in Miss America pageant
MESQUITE — An Elko native who is majoring in journalism at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, will be representing her state in the 2013 Miss America pageant. Randi Sundquist, whose talent is contemporary dance, was crowned Miss Nevada on Tuesday after two days of competition at the Casablanca resort-casino in Mesquite. “I’m a little numb right now but I’m so overjoyed and so excited,” Sundquist said after the pageant. “I’ve worked really ha...