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  1. Republicans discuss how to be heard in 2015 LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Record-Courier

    Carson Valley residents who want to learn about how to have their voices heard in the 2015 session of the Nevada Legislature will have an opportunity at the Jan. 8 Douglas County Republican Central Committee meeting. Nevada Republican Party Vice Chairman Jim DeGraffenreid, a Gardnerville Ranchos resident, will explain best ways to track bills and actions, monitor floor sessions and committee hearings online, provide opinions on bills online, effectively contact legislators in person, by phone, and email, testify before legislative committees, and join local legislative action groups like the Nevada Legislative Affairs Committee.


  2. Texas Guardrail Manufacturer Found Guilty Of Defrauding Federal GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 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 ...


  3. Higher Ground: Looking back on marijuana gains in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Metro Times

    ... could be gearing up for recreational legalization runs in 2016. The Cheat Sheet lists California, Massachusetts, Nevada, Missouri, Arizona, and Hawaii as primed for legalization. USA Today listed those states plus Delaware, Maryland, New Hampshire, ...


  4. Nevadans rush to make first open enrollment deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    If you haven't re-enrolled for health insurance through the state exchange or if you need to sign up for the first time, midnight today is the deadline for coverage on January 1. At various insurance businesses, brokers says appointments back to back, and at the Nevada enrollment store inside the Boulevard Mall there was a line out the door. Sun City Financial Insurance and Investments has been non-stop with people arriving on this deadline day.


  5. Upcoming events: Week of Dec. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Reno Gazette-Journal

    Upcoming events: Week of Dec. 15 Roundup of local events in Mason Valley Check out this story on The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints/Yerington Ward Family History Center will be closed from Friday through Jan. 5. The Family History Center, located at the church at 600 N. Center St., will reopen on Jan. 6. The Bi-Valley Chapter of Retired Public Employees of Nevada will meet at 8 a.m. Tuesday instead of Dec. 23 due to the Christmas holiday. The meeting will be at Dini's in the Giuseppe's room.


  6. Robert Lee Willson 1970 to 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Adrian Journal

    Robert Lee Willson, 44, Archie, MO, formerly of Walker, passed away at his home on Friday, December 5, 2014 following a lengthy illness. Rob was born on April 11, 1970 in Nevada, MO to Gilbert Lee and Eleanor Willson.


  7. Reno Gazette-Journal Ignores Evidence To Call Gun Background Checks "Ineffective"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Media Matters for America

    The editorial board of the Reno Gazette-Journal concluded that a Nevada proposal to expand background checks on gun sales is unlikely to reduce gun violence, but their argument ignored how these measures stop dangerous individuals from obtaining guns. On December 6, the Gazette-Journal published an editorial arguing that while the "sentiment" behind a likely 2016 initiative to expand criminal checks to most gun transfers in Nevada is "a good one," it would not prevent mass shootings like those in Aurora, CO, Newtown, CT, and Tucson, AZ and therefore "is unlikely to be effective" at reducing gun violence.


  8. Liberals ramp up for state-by-state push in '16Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Politico

    ... have confirmed that groups are gearing up for five states in 2016 - Arizona, California, Maine, Massachusetts and Nevada - as many as the past two cycles combined. Pro-legalization leaders have also said marijuana has an outside shot at being on the ...


  9. Woman Pleads Guilty to Stealing from Barrington Manufacturing CorporationRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Kansas City InfoZine

    infoZine - Patricia Culbertson, 53, of Nevada, waived her right to a grand jury and pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge David P. Rush to a federal information that charges her with bank fraud and filing a false tax return. Culbertson worked ...


  10. Edwin Murray Lane Nelson 1950 - 2014Read the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Adrian Journal

    Edwin Murray Lane Nelson, age 64 of Nevada, Missouri passed away Friday, November 14, 2014 in Nevada. Ed was born August 16, 1950 to Ed Nelson and Frankie Jean Holland in Butler, Missouri.


  11. Letters for December 4, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 |

    ... His constituents knew his character well and chose to re-elect him. Silencing those voices and others throughout Nevada who might be in agreement with them is tyrannical. Not long ago, people could express differing opinions openly. Subsequent ...


  12. Top 10 labor reforms for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Nevada Policy Research Institute

    Now that voters have granted Republicans unified control of Nevada for the first time in 85 years, what should they do? Now that Nevada voters have granted them unified control of the legislature and governor's mansion for the first time in 85 years, Republicans will have a historic opportunity in 2015 to enact policies that will mean better opportunities for Nevadans for generations to come. At the forefront of that last component will be changing the state's collective-bargaining process for government workers in ways that hold union bosses accountable both to their own membership and to the taxpayers their members serve.


  13. Dr. LeRoy J. and Betty Miller of Columbia celebrated 65th wedding anniversaryRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 29 | Missourian

    The couple met on a blind date while attending MU. They married in Nevada, Missouri, and have resided in Columbia since then.


  14. 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.


  15. 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 .


  16. Solutions 2015Read the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | 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.


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

    Nov 17, 2014 | 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.


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

    Nov 16, 2014 | 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."


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

    Nov 11, 2014 | 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.


  20. Vernon County BurglaryRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | 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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