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3 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

Amid Nevada fight, Texas in its own land dispute

In this April 12, 2014, file photo, the Bundy family and their supporters fly the American flag as their cattle is released by the Bureau of Land Management back onto public land outside of Bunkerville, Nev.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Nevada Government, Rick Perry, US Governors, Austin, TX

6 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

Sale of Second Nevada Sesquicentennial Medallion Ends April 30

From Nevada 150: Orders for the second design of the Nevada Sesquicentennial medallions will end at midnight on April 30. This design is the second of four different medallions which will be released at different dates throughout the Sesquicentennial year for purchase.

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Related Topix: Nevada Government

7 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

USDA Designates 2 Nevada Counties as Primary Natural Disaster Areas

From the USDA: The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated two counties in Nevada as primary natural disaster areas due to the recent drought.

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Related Topix: US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Natural Disasters, Agriculture, Science, Weather, Drought

10 hrs ago | KFVS12

After court drama, Oklahoma to have 2 executions

A Nevada rancher at the center of a national feud with the federal government over cattle grazing is facing sharp criticism for racist comments he made that were published in a New York Times article.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, Republican, US House of Representatives, Oklahoma Government, Oklahoma, Nevada Government, Guns

14 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Politicians denounce racher's racist remarks

Racist comments from Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy -- who earlier this month appeared to win a highly publicized standoff against federal authorities over his two-decade long illegal grazing of cattle on public land -- are giving Democrats a new weapon to attack some top Republicans who earlier came to Bundy's defense.

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

18 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

Nevada attorney general urges safe drug disposal

Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto is urging Nevadans to safely dispose of unused prescription drugs by participating in a nationwide campaign.

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Related Topix: Nevada Government, Drug Enforcement Administration

20 hrs ago | Lincoln County News

MacPhee Wins Central Maine Strongman Contest

Nick MacPhee, of Bristol, lifts a 190 pound log at the family business. MacPhee won the 175-pound Central Maine Strongman competition in Augusta April 12 to qualify for national competition in Nevada.

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Related Topix: Maine, Nevada Government

23 hrs ago | Reno Gazette-Journal

Mr. Speaker's' days as governor nearly lost in time - Mr. Speaker's'...

In 1989, when I was a fledgling reporter for the Mason Valley News and Fernley Leader/Dayton Courier, Gov. Richard Bryan and acting Lt.

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Related Topix: Fernley, NV, Yerington, NV

Wed Apr 23, 2014

KTVN Reno

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The Nevada Housing Division and Nevada Rural Housing Authority are partnering to expand the Home at Last Mortgage Credit Certificate program to the urban areas of Nevada, including Reno.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Reno, NV

KRNV-TV Reno

On Your Side: NDOT purchasing policies under scrutiny

The Nevada Department of Transportation is tightening up its purchasing policies.

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Related Topix: Nevada Government

Las Vegas Review Journal

Nevada GOP ahead of national trend on same-sex marriages

Members take a vote at the Nevada Republican Party State Central Committee Meeting in Fallon on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014.

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Related Topix: US News, Wedding, Las Vegas, NV, Gay/Lesbian, Brian Sandoval, US Governors

Daily Sparks Tribune

Fluctuations in Weather: What Can We Expect?

Tribune file photo The sunny skies and warmer temperatures that shown over Sparks last week are a thing of the past, at least for a while, as a mild storm front moves in for the coming week.

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Related Topix: Weather, Nevada Government

KOLO-TV Reno

Nevada's First Lady Promotes Denim Day

First lady Kathleen Sandoval is encouraging Nevadans to wear blue jeans on Wednesday as part of a campaign to promote Sexual Assault Awareness Month and Denim Day.

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Related Topix: Nevada Government

KRNV-TV Reno

Nevada first lady promotes Denim Day

First lady Kathleen Sandoval is encouraging Nevadans to wear blue jeans on Wednesday as part of a campaign to promote Sexual Assault Awareness Month and Denim Day.

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Related Topix: Nevada Government

Nevada Appeal

Scene in Passing: Will we see Bard's like again? It's doubtful

William Shakespeare, according to a telephone caller to the Nevada Appeal, should be recognized in newspaper coverage today because it marks 450 years since his birth.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Reno Gazette-Journal

The House of Reid rules roost in Nevada's version of 'Game of Thrones'

The House of Reid rules roost in Nevada's version of 'Game of Thrones' on rgj.com: http://www.rgj.com/story/news/politics/inp/2014/04/22/the-house-of-reid-rules-roost-in-nevadas-version-of-game-of-thrones/8039111/ Like many, I am a fan of the HBO series, Game of Thrones.

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Related Topix: Nevada Government, Brian Sandoval, US Governors, Yerington, NV, US Politics, US News, Pete Domenici, US Senate, Republican

KLAS-TV Las Vegas

Deadline announced for Nevada Health Link

Nevadans who had problems completing their sign up for health insurance on Nevada Health Link will have until May 30 to enroll.

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Related Topix: Nevada Government

The Las Vegas Sun

Whittemore lawyers say judge can't change order deferring prison

Lawyers for convicted former Nevada powerbroker Harvey Whittemore are arguing that a federal judge cannot change an order allowing him to stay out of prison until his appeal is decided.

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Related Topix: US Supreme Court, US News

My Mother Lode

Former Nevadan to lead Las Vegas Philharmonic

A former Nevadan who's the resident conductor at the San Francisco Symphony has been named the new conductor of the Las Vegas Philharmonic.

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Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Classical, San Francisco Symphony

Examiner.com

Vanderboegh speech at Bundy ranch warns Feds

Nationally known investigative blogger and gun rights activist Mike Vanderboegh was a featured speaker at the Cliven Bundy ranch in Nevada over the weekend.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Blog News, Nevada Government

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