Great article in the Las Vegas Review-Journal's Nevada 150 series about the history of Fremont Cannon. There's a lot more to the cannon then just being t...
It’s Nevada’s longest historical mystery. Is the cannon that explorer John C. Fremont dumped in the Sierra Nevada in 1844 still lost in the West Walker River, or is it sitting on an exhibit floor at the Nevada State Museum in Carson City?
Lilyann Lee- 5th Place Sesquicentennial Poster Contest Winner
Fifth Place Name: Lilyann Lee School: St. Teresa of Avita Catholic School As part of the Nevada Day celebrations and to help kick-off the celebration of Nevada’s Sesquicentennial, Governor Brian Sandoval launched his annual statewide poster and essay contest for Nevada school children in October. This year’s theme focuses on... Read more
The Nevada 150 specialty license plates are available for purchase through the DMV. Revenues from the Nevada 150 license plates will generate funds to support projects and events related to the yearlong Nevada 150 celebration.