Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010 | 1:18 p.m.
CARSON CITY – Gov. Jim Gibbons has named former state Sen. Sue Lowden of Las Vegas to the state Board of Medical Examiners.
Lowden will represent the public at large on the board that regulates doctors in Nevada.
She was an unsuccessful candidate for the GOP nomination for U.S. Senate earlier this year. Lowden is a businesswoman, former TV news anchor and kindergarten teacher. She served in the state Senate from 1993 to 1997.