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Nevada Selling Items to Commemorate 150 Years

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LAS VEGAS -- Nevada's 150th anniversary of being admitted to the Union is being celebrated this year with special events, celebrations and keepsakes.

There's been a second mintage of the first design of the Nevada sesquicentennial medallions which sold out in October. Orders for the medallions will end at midnight on Jan. 31, 2014. Already, more than 1,950 silver and 1,425 copper medallions have been sold.

The silver medallions cost $100.50 and the copper cost $15. They can be purchased through the Legislative Gift Shop in Carson City. There are also other items for purchase celebrating Nevada's birthday.

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