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  1. A Neo-Confederate in Nevada's CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Atlantic

    My hometown alt-weekly, the Reno News & Review , published an in-depth report this week on Nevada Assembly Speaker-designate Ira Hansen and the political columns he wrote for the local Sparks Tribune newspaper for many years starting in 1994. After the GOP swept the statewide offices and seized both chambers of the state legislature in this midterms, state legislators elected the staunchly conservative Hansen to the speakership.

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  2. Nevada's Mouth-Runnin' RebelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Washington Monthly

    When Nevada's newly ascendent House Republicans decided to lift Ira Hansen to the speakership of their chamber, they clearly hadn't gotten the memo on how Republicans are trying real hard not to project an image as troglodytes. Hansen, it seems, has said a lot of really crazy and offensive things right out loud via 13 years of op-eds in his local paper .

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  3. Solutions 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Nevada Policy Research Institute

    During what is being called Nevada's economic "recovery," the Silver State's economy has grown more slowly than that of any state west of Missouri, with the exception of Alaska. To date, entrenched special interests have led the fight against the types of transformational policy changes that would catapult the state into the forefront of those offering the greatest opportunities to their citizens.

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  4. NMS girls edged on court by Joplin SouthRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Joplin

    The Nevada Tigers second half rally came up just short, as they fell to Joplin South 17-14, in eighth-grade hoops action Monday night in Nevada. The loss drops the Tigers to 1-5 on the season.

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  5. McCaskill: Voters sent message to eject Harry Reid from leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Washington Examiner

    Sen. Claire McCaskill, one of at least a half-dozen Democrats who voted against re-electing Harry Reid as the party's leader in the Senate, said the recent midterm elections prompted her to reject the Nevada lawmaker. "I think this was a message from the American people," McCaskill, a moderate from Missouri, said on CBS' "Face the Nation."

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  6. Gun Control Groups Eye More State Ballot Initiatives After Victory In Washington StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Switched

    Former Rep. Gabby Giffords , co-founder of Americans for Responsible Solutions, speaks at New York Ideas, a conference that brings together leaders from a variety of industries on May 6, 2014 in New York City. WASHINGTON -- Fresh off the heels of a successful ballot measure to expand background checks in Washington state, the anti-gun violence coalition is eyeing Nevada as the next battleground in its fight for popular restrictions on guns.

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  7. Vernon County BurglaryRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    Caught in the act. A Vernon County man is in custody for burglary after he was arrested Monday west of Nevada.

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  8. 3 Arrested In Vernon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    ... going up to the residence. And so, at that time we moved in to make the arrest." 53-year-old Daniel McCullough of Nevada (pictured) was arrested on a probation and parole warrant; while 35-year-old Paul Bordelon of Fort Scott and 55-year-old David ...

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  9. Questar Opens Dallas CNG Station for Frito-LayRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Heavy Duty Trucking

    ... the 12 months, Questar expects to open new stations along major transportation corridors in California, Connecticut, Nevada, Missouri, Ohio, Illinois and Georgia.

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  10. Nevada Day revisited: 1943 & 1965Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Nevada Appeal

    From the Nevada Appeal on Nov. 2, 1965: From the left, whiskeriest gents in town, awarded cups by Active 20-30 Club, are Bob Ducker, 512 N. Division St., Longest Beard; Tom Rosachi of Yerington, Reddest Beard; and David Wagstaff, 233 Arrowhead Drive, Blackest Beard. Cups were presented by Gov. Grant Sawyer.

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  11. TX guardrail manufacturer found guilty of defrauding federal governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Autoblog

    ... be nearly three times more likely to be invoked in a fatal crash than an earlier product from the company. Nevada, Missouri, and Massachusetts have all banned the purchasing more of them, and Virginia has begun an investigation . Trinity plans to ...

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  12. Questar opens CNG fueling station in DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... as, as well as two new stations in Kansas; it says it expects to open additional stations in California, Connecticut, Nevada, Missouri, Ohio, Illinois and Georgia over the next 12 months.

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  13. EDITORIAL: For AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... to the Legislature as a Marine veteran who deals with housing issues daily through his job with Legal Aid of Southern Nevada. Democrat Tyrone Thompson was appointed to the District 17 seat in the middle of the 2013 session to replace mentally ill ...

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  14. Betty AbernathyRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | Cortez Journal News

    ... field on Saturday, Oct. 4, at 10 a.m., with interment to follow at Pine River Cemetery.She was born April 1, 1930, in Nevada, Mo., one of two children of Vernon...

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  15. Man Hurt In Area AccidentRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | Trenton Republican-Times

    A Nevada, MO man was hurt in an accident on Wednesday afternoon one mile north of Jamesport. Robert V. Clark, 47, was taken to Wright Memorial Hospital for treatment of moderate injuries.

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  16. Sagebrush habitat fuels $1B in recreation spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | KCTV5

    ... founded in Oregon in 1974. The most money was spent directly in Idaho with $126 million, the report said, followed by Nevada, $88 million; Wyoming, $87 million; Oregon, $75 million; Colorado, $50 million; and Utah, $39 million. The ripple effect of ...

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  17. Oregon DOT: No plans to remove 'sharp spear' guardrails tied to deaths, severed limbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | The Oregonian

    Alarmed by news reports of grisly deaths and severed limbs linked to a common type of highway guardrail that has sliced through crashing vehicles, Nevada, Missouri and Massachusetts have suspended use of the barriers. The Oregon Department of Transportation on Monday, however, said it doesn't plan to stop installing guardrails with the so-called "ET-Plus" energy-absorbing end treatment.

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  18. Ruth OsmondRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2014 | Marshall Independent

    ... with the Birk Funeral Home of Canby. Grateful for having shared Ruth's life are her two sons, Kevin (Karan) Osmond of Nevada, MO and Michael (Diane) Osmond of Marshall; two granddaughters, Lisa (Bryan) Moore and Angela (Evan) Pengelly; ...

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  19. Nevada Woman Dies In Saturday CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    A woman from Nevada was killed when the car she was riding in ran off the road give miles east of Milo. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 33-year-old Gary Drake of Nevada was eastbound on Highway K at 5:30 Saturday afternoon when he ran off the left side of the road, hit a driveway, became airborne, hit a utility pole and a tree.

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  20. Silver Dollars and Wooden Nickels: More than $100,000 for our finest - " a good startRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Nevada Appeal

    The Nevada Appeal's Silver Dollars & Wooden Nickels feature recognizes achievements from the capital region and, when warranted, points out other acts that missed the mark. SILVER DOLLAR: The work of those involved in raising more than $100,000 through various events for families of 26 Nevadans killed in Iraq and Afghanistan, Honor Flights and Wounded Warriors should obviously be commended.

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