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January 10, 2014
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Looking for a place to land a monument

The Nevada Historic Preservation Office is reviving a monument that once stood at the intersection of Highways 88 and 395 before Highway 395 was widened in the 1980s. The monument was one of 17 produced for each county in 1964 in honor of the state’s centennial. It was moved into storage 20 years later when the state expanded Highway 395 and removed the triangle at the intersection with 88. The monument’s text prompted it to be recast after the county committee in charge learned what the monument would say by reading it on the front page of The Record-Courier. The …

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The Record Courier Updated Jan 10, 2014 09:58AM Published Jan 10, 2014 09:58AM Copyright 2014 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.