Month: April 2022

Spring Farmer's Market

Spring Farmer’s Market Plant Sale

Spring Farmer’s Market Plant Sale By Suzanne Featherston Farmers markets start early this year with spring events in Elko every Saturday in May.  “May is the perfect time to be buying your garden starts, whether they be flowers or vegetables,” said Dan Lotspeich, Elko market manager and grower with Lotspeich […]

Skin Cancer: Types, Detection, and Sun Safety Tips

Skin Cancer: Types, Detection, and Sun Safety Tips Brandie Oros, APRN According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, having five or more sunburns doubles your risk for melanoma. For Skin Cancer Awareness Month, we sat down with Brandie Oros, APRN, from the Skin Cancer & Dermatology Institute, to discuss skin cancer, spotting irregularities […]

Ruby Roubaix

Ruby Roubaix

Ruby Roubaix Photos by Charlie Ekburg Saturday, June 18th In June of 2021 the Rotary Club of Elko Desert Sunrise held the first, annual, Ruby Roubaix (pronounced Roo-Bay) Gravel Fondo and watched a great idea turn into a reality.  Our Rotary Club entertained just over 200 cyclists from Arizona, […]