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30 min ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

NDOT to restrict right lane on southbound Nellis Blvd.

The Nevada Department of Transportation will restrict the right lane on southbound Nellis Boulevard between East Powell and East Harmon avenues from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. starting on Tuesday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Nevada Government

4 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

Animal services pact ordinance on tap

The first step in City Manager Nick Marano's plan to farm out animal services oversight by contract goes before the Carson City Board of Supervisors Thursday.

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8 hrs ago | The Record-Courier

University explores commercial drone delivery

Australian-designed commercial UAVs are winging their way to the United States for high-tech testing at the University of Nevada, Reno as part of a new research and development partnership with a commercial delivery, unmanned-aerial-vehicle start-up company Flirtey, which conducted successful fully automated drone textbook-delivery tests in Sydney, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Nevada Government, University of Nevada-Reno, Australia, World News, Robots, Science / Technology

12 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

Vegas fundraiser planned for Honor Flight

Red Rock Harley-Davidson will host a pancake breakfast Saturday to raise money for Honor Flight Southern Nevada, a nonprofit organization that plans to fly 33 World War II veterans to see memorials in Washington, D.C., in early October.

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Related Topix: National World War Ii Memorial, US National Parks

16 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

Despite fear mongering, medical pot is safe

In his Aug. 17 commentary, Guy Farmer related information about hash oil explosions in an apparent attempt to warn and scare Carson City residents of upcoming doom.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Carson City, NV

Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Republic

Burning Man festival draws peak crowd of 66,000

The Burning Man counterculture festival drew a peak crowd of nearly 66,000 celebrants as it neared an end Monday on the northern Nevada desert.

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Related Topix: Arts, Burning Man, Nevada Government

SFGate

Lawsuit: Nevada trapping rules cause suffering

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Related Topix: Reno, NV, Washoe County, NV

Nevada Business Journal

New This Month

Americans didn't pay much attention to the rising power of radical Islam until the Sept.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV

Greenwich Citizen

Candidates culled from Nevada political elites

This Jan. 14, 2013 photo shows Attorney Adam Laxalt introducing his family, wife Jaime and their daughter Sophia at the Republican Men's Club luncheon at the Atlantis Resort-Reno.

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Related Topix: Nevada Government, Reno, NV, Carson City, NV, Las Vegas, NV

Nevada Business Journal

Ninth Annual Healthcare Heroes

Now in its ninth year, Healthcare Heroes began with the dual goal of honoring individuals that excel in healthcare and helping fund scholarships for Nevada's future healthcare educators.

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Related Topix: University of Nevada-Reno, Reno, NV, Las Vegas, NV, University of Nevada-Las Vegas

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Reno Gazette-Journal

USDA announces funding for Nevada rural homebuyers

USDA announces funding for Nevada rural homebuyers USDA announces funding program to help Nevada rural homebuyers.

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Related Topix: US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Carson City, NV

Nevada Appeal

Marching band debuts one of largest ensembles on Saturday

From 120 members in 2012 to 180 in 2014, the University of Nevada, Reno has seen its marching band, the "Pride of the Sierra," grow in numbers, support and pride.

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Related Topix: University of Nevada-Reno, Reno, NV, San Diego State University

KLAS-TV Las Vegas

Cactus Avenue Interchange to open Friday

A long-anticipated road project is finishing earlier than expected. The Nevada Department of Transportation is opening the Cactus Avenue Interchange over I-15 on Friday.

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Related Topix: Nevada Government

Fri Aug 29, 2014

SFGate

Candidates culled from Nevada political dynasties

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, THQ, Las Vegas, NV, Video Games

Reno Gazette-Journal

Extension's 'Grow Your Own, Nevada!' classes return

Extension's 'Grow Your Own, Nevada!' classes return Cooperative Extension horticulturist Wendy Mazet to lead series.

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Related Topix: Nevada Government, Yerington, NV, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Events, Washoe County, NV

Norwalk Citizen News

Candidates culled from Nevada political dynasties

Nevada's attorney general candidates start with three priceless political ingredients - presidential good looks, law degrees and a pedigree in state politics.

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Related Topix: United States Naval Academy, Las Vegas, NV

Nevada Appeal

Raul Garcia Jr. pleads guilty in murder of Nevada Insurance Examiner

The last of four defendants in the murder of Nevada Insurance Examiner William McCune changed his plea to guilty Friday.

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The Oregonian

Best photos of Burning Man 2014; has the festival jumped the shark?

In this Aug. 27, 2014 photo, participants enjoy the Burning Man festival on the Black Rock Desert in Gerlach, Nev.

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Related Topix: Arts, Burning Man, Nevada Government, Entertainment

News Max

Sen. Harry Reid: Redskins Owner Offered Gifts to Nevada Tribe

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, who has been arguing that the Washington Redskins' name is racist, claims team owner Dan Snyder tried to give gifts to a Nevada tribe so the Native Americans would support his Redskins brand.

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Related Topix: US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, US Politics, Senator Dean Heller, Representative Dean Heller, US House of Representatives

Nevada Policy Research Institute

NPRI topples 3,610 dominoes to show margin tax destruction

The Nevada Policy Research Institute recently held a demonstration for Las Vegas media to show the devastating domino effect passage of the proposed margin tax, or Question 3, will have on the Silver State's economy, businesses and families.

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Related Topix: Nevada Government, Entertainment, Drama, Television

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