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Washoe Valley trail guide discovers treasure hunt prize after five clues

Trevor Oxborrow heard about the Nevada Day Treasure Hunt Tuesday from his dad.

But it was Clue No. 4, with its "39 and 120" which tipped him off to where to search for the medallion.

"It was almost surreal," Oxborrow said Friday after bringing the medallion into the front lobby of the Nevada Appeal after only five clues had been revealed. "I'm pretty excited, but it was a collaboration with my mom."

The 10th annual treasure hunt, sponsored by Laurie Olson and her family through their nonprofit, Where In Nevada, led Oxborrow to the prize at a sign marking the …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Oct 8, 2011 03:25AM Published Oct 8, 2011 03:22AM Copyright 2011 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.