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BLM Publishes Notice of Intent for the Initiation of an Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Burning Man Event 10-year Special Recreation Permit
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BLM Publishes Notice of Intent for the Initiation of an Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Burning Man Event 10-year Special Recreation Permit

WINNEMUCCA, Nev. – The Bureau of Land Management is asking for public comment on the proposed activities related to a 10-year Special Recreation Permit (SRP) for the Burning Man Event. The BLM Winnemucca District, Black Rock Field Office, published a Notice of Intent to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) analyzing the […]

Green Saddle Fire 100% contained
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Green Saddle Fire 100% contained

GOLCONDA, Nev. – The Green Saddle Fire started around 6:18 p.m. on the June 16, northeast of Golconda by Button Point. The fire started on public land and grew rapidly with northeast winds blowing at 20-25mph. Fire units from the BLM, Winnemucca Rural Volunteer Fire Department (VFD), Golconda VFD and […]

Notice of Filing
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Notice of Filing

On June 8, 2018, an application was filed by Buckaroo Broadcasting, LLC for the Commission’s consent to the assignment of license of FM translator Station K221AG, operating on 92.1 MHz, licensed to Winnemucca, Nevada.  K221AG rebroadcasts the signal of KWNA(AM), 1400 kHz, licensed to Winnemucca, Nevada.  The application proposes the […]

A part of High Rock Canyon Road repaired during the project.
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BLM Reopens High Rock Canyon Road

GERLACH, Nev. – The Bureau of Land Management has completed repairs and maintenance on High Rock-Canyon Road. “The road is open to the public and I apologize for the temporary inconvenience,” said Black Rock Field Manager Mark Hall. “Visitors need to keep in mind this road is not designed for […]