Carson City Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Carson City, NV.

Results 1 - 17 of 17 for "" in Carson City, NV

  1. First comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 |

    Two measures are being processed by the Nevada Legislature that seek to grab public lands away from the federal government on grounds that the feds are not allowed to own land. The intention is for states to take over that land .


  2. Campus targetedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 |

    T he morning of March 5 found the hearing room and two overflow rooms on the third floor of the capitol building in Carson City packed with people awaiting the Assembly Judiciary Committee's first hearing on Assembly Bill 148 . The controversial measure introduced by Assemblymember Michele Fiore would allow "concealed carry" permit holders to bring their firearms with them to Nevada campuses.


  3. Curiouser and curatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 |

    Capital City Arts Initiative hosts "Bringing the World to Northern Nevada," a talk by JoAnne Northrup, 7 p.m., March 31, at Business Resource Innovation Center, 108 E. Proctor St., Carson City. An informal reception begins at 6:15 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.


  4. Cooling itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 |

    For an exploration of the issues involved in legislators turning to lobbying, see our May 2011 cover story, "From Lawmaking to lobbying" at When former assemblymember and senator Sheila Leslie left the Legislature, her experience and record would probably have made it relatively easy to line up some lobbying clients. She initially decided not to lobby.


  5. Hurts doughnutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 |

    It's fashionable to say our government is broken. While it's true that it's not working very efficiently these days, broken is an exaggeration.


  6. State power vs. votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 |

    In 2008, we ran an editorial observing, "You don't rig an election by mobilizing voters to cast illegal votes. You rig an election at the counting end."


  7. Left Foot ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 |

    That was just one of the many dynamics newly elected state Treasurer Dan Schwartz failed to understand when he accepted the invitation to present his version of the state budget to the Senate Finance Committee, an obvious trap that wasn't even all that clever. Too bad his fair-weather friend, Nevada's new state Controller Ron Knecht, didn't warn him - or, better yet, show up to help.


  8. Fowl swoopRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 |

    The Bi-State Pinyon-Juniper Expansion Forum is slated for Feb. 25 and 26 at CVIC Hall in Minden. Admission is free.


  9. No fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 |

    The Tax Foundation study of Nevada's tax system can be read at The Price Waterhouse/Urban Institute study of the same topic is available at the Washoe County Library under the title A Fiscal Agenda for Nevada . The members of the budget committees of the Nevada Legislature filed in to their seats in room 4100 to start scrutinizing the governor's recommended budget.


  10. King pimpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 |

    Under the table, 24-year-old Victoria paws at the large man's crotch. The owner of the Carson City restaurant walks by with a sour look, eyes averted.


  11. Let Freedom RingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 |

    The Republicans control Nevada's state government for the first time since the 1920s. They also control the Congress, although with a hostile Democratic president.


  12. American flatlinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 |

    Cowboy Window. Graffiti artists at American Flat would creatively blend their visions into the unique architectural spaces.


  13. A morning of democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 |

    In the state capital, a governor's inaugural emphasized cooperation and good will while Republicans and Democrats circled each other with suspicion, plotting partisan advantage. In Reno on the same day, however, the swearing-in of new local officials was less formal and more genuinely friendly.


  14. Goods & servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2012 |

    Campo has made a big splash in Reno's food scene in the less than a year that it's been open. Part of that success is the local, organic, farm-fresh, blah, blah, blah ingredients.


  15. Left Foot ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 |

    The publishing deadline prevents me from writing about Tuesday's election results, but there are already some obvious and painful lessons to be learned from the 2014 cycle. The endless money unleashed by the Citizens United court decision that gave corporations a person's right to free speech has overwhelmed our election process, reducing it to an obscene advertising blitz funded by shadowy billionaires.


  16. Not just another sex storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 |

    Is there anything more fun to talk about than sex? Other people's proclivities, our parents' love lives, teen sex, good love gone bad - it's all fodder for our prurient interests. Too often, when newspapers look at sex, it's with a holier-than-thou attitude - teen sex, sex addicts, sexually transmitted diseases.


  17. And across townRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 |

    The Nevada Legislature wasn't the only place in Carson City where public moneys found their way into private pockets. The Nevada Commission on Mineral Resources gave $2,500 to the mining industry political organization, Nevada Mineral Exploration Coalition, to go to a trade show.


Carson City Job Listings
View or post Carson City job listings on Topix.
Carson City Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Carson City from Topix.
Carson City Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Carson City on Topix.