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MULTIMEDIA: The road to Poeville


According to many online sources, Poeville, Nevada was founded in 1864. It was a mining community — silver and gold — with a population that peaked at about 200. Getting to Poeville can be accomplished on many dirt trails or the official Peavine Road. Peavine Road is unpaved and eventually reaches Peavine Peak.

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Bob Conrad
Bob Conradhttp://thisisreno.com
Bob Conrad is publisher, editor and co-founder of This Is Reno. He has served in communications positions for various state agencies and earned a doctorate in educational leadership from the University of Nevada, Reno in 2011. He is also a part time instructor at UNR and sits on the boards of the Nevada Press Association and Nevada Open Government Coalition.




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