Newly minted coin aficionados
National Coin Week ended Friday after an array of events at the Carson City Mint.
Ken Hopple, chief coiner for Coin Press No. 1 Carson City Mint, explained to museum-goers the history of the press at the Nevada State Museum.
Hopple minted a limited edition of the city of Fallon Centennial silver coin.
Secret Witness turns 40 this year – and it’s helped solve many of Northern Nevada’s most violent crimes
Secret Witness tips have played a pivotal role in solving some of the most violent crimes the greater Northern Nevada region has seen. To date, Secret Witness has paid out more than $300,000 in rewards to anonymous tipsters. Rewards range from $50 (graffiti/tagging) to $1,500 (armed robbery) to $2,500 (murder).