Tahoe/Douglas Elks hold fundraiser for emergency shelter
The Tahoe/Douglas Elks Lodge held its annual fundraiser on Feb. 18 to raise money for the emergency shelter, Safe Haven. Pictured are Tahoe/Douglas Exalted Ruler Mary Retterer, guest speaker John Bradtke form Nevada Department of Health and Human Services, and Toni Wendt, event chairman. For information about how to help, call Wendt at 775-265-6136.
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).