Elko Animal Shelter
Statistics for week of March 8-18
Redeemed to Owner: 14
Rescue Groups: 10
Euthanized: 9 (Feral Cats: 4)
Owner Surrendered: 5
Currently In-House: 21
2- Female, Shepherd Mix
1-Female, Pit Bull Mix
1-Female, Lab Mix
1-Female Spayed, Border Collie Mix
1-Male, Spaniel Mix
1-Male Neutered, Pit Bull Mix
1-Male, Chihuahua Mix
1-Female, Australian Cattle Dog Mix (3 Months)
Total: 7 (1 Spayed Female)
Today is the 13th day of 2018 and the 24th day of winter.
TODAY’S HISTORY: In 1898, French writer Emile Zola’s editorial “J’accuse” was printed in the newspaper L’Aurore, exposing the military cover-up known as the Dreyfus Affair.
In 1910, a live performance from the Metropolitan Opera House in New York City became the first public radio broadcast.
In 1942, the Allies announced they would prosecute war criminals after World War II.
In 1990, Virginian L. Douglas Wilder became the first elected African-American governor.
In 2012, the Costa Concordia cruise ship ran aground off the coast of Italy, killing 32 people.
TODAY’S BIRTHDAYS: Horatio Alger (1832-1899), author; Sophie Tucker (1884-1966), singer; Robert Stack (1919-2003), actor; Gwen Verdon (1925-2000), dancer/actress; Charles Nelson Reilly (1931-2007), actor; Julia Louis-Dreyfus (1961- ), actress; Trace Adkins (1962- ), singer-songwriter; Patrick Dempsey (1966- ), actor; Orlando Bloom (1977- ), actor; Nate Silver (1978- ), statistician; Liam Hemsworth (1990- ), actor.
TODAY’S FACT: Emile Zola is buried in the Pantheon necropolis in Paris, along with Voltaire, Victor Hugo, Alexandre Dumas, Marie Curie, Louis Braille and other French luminaries.
TODAY’S SPORTS: In 1999, Chicago Bulls star Michael Jordan retired from the NBA for the second time. He would return to the NBA for a third and final stint in 2001.
Brian E. Adams Jr., 26, of Spring Creek was arrested at the Elko County Jail for burglary and 16 counts of grand larceny of a gun. Bail: $345,000
Brian R. Chapman, 54, of Spring Creek was arrested at 213 Bullhead Drive for domestic battery. Bail: $3,140
Olivia J. Dennison, 33, of Elko was arrested at 445 S. Seventh St. for domestic battery. Bail: $3,140
Aaron W. Keller, 27, of Spring Creek was arrested on Lamoille Highway for false statement to obstruct an officer, possession of a hypodermic device, and three counts of use or possession of drug paraphernalia. Bail: $4,200
Juan J. Luna, 32, of Twin Falls was arrested on Lamoille Highway for manufacturing, importing, possessing or using a dangerous weapon. Bail: $2,500
Anthony D. Neilson, 27, of West Wendover was arrested at Elko County Jail for committing or attempting to commit a fraudulent act in gaming establishment, cheating at gaming, and burglary. Bail: $45,000
Dennis A. Sanchez, 36, of Elko was arrested at the Mountain City Highway Maverik on a warrant for battery and disturbing the peace. Bail: $1,495
Brock A. Simmons, 22, of Elko was arrested at 659 Juneau St. for parole violation. No bail
Michael A. Wallace, 40, of Tooele, Utah was arrested at 1855 Wendover Blvd. for possession of a controlled substance and two counts of use or possession of drug paraphernalia. Bail: $6,480
Hi Lo Forecast
Saturday 48 23 Sunny
Sunday 51 25 Sunny
Monday 53 26 Mostly Sunny
Tuesday 50 26 Chance Showers
Record high 55/2003
Water Year precipitation2.04”
Dow Jones Ind. 25,803.19 +228.46 0.89
Barrick Gold 15.12 +0.47 3.21
Newmont Mining 39.79 +0.95 2.45
Southwest Gas 75.75 -1.06 -1.38
Klondex 2.13 +0.01 0.47
Kinross 4.34 +0.18 4.33