Monument Supporters Speak out at Conference

As detailed in published reports, more than 2.7 million people submitted comments during a 60-day comment period to the Department of the Interior, in support of America’s national monuments. Commenters included local residents in Utah, Arizona, and N … [Read more...]

Interior Secretary tours nearby monuments

By Dave Maxwell Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke was in Nevada last weekend with the intent to visit both the Gold Butte Monument and the Basin and Range Monument. The question he faced is whether the designation of some or all of the lands should be … [Read more...]

Interior Secretary to visit Basin and Range Monument this month

U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke plans to visit the Basin and Range Monument this month which may include a visit to Lincoln County. A published report in the Las Vegas Review-Journal noted during his visit to Nevada in late June, Zinke promised … [Read more...]

Commissioners discuss future of Basin and Range Monument

The Basin and Range Monument came up during the first public comment session of the county commission meeting last Monday in Pioche. Jaina Moan spoke on behalf of a group in the Las Vegas Valley to support the resolution for the monument created … [Read more...]