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  1. Nethead here: Tim RuttenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | San Bernardino County Sun

    The U.S. Supreme Court's decision this week to hear arguments on the constitutionality of the one-man-one-vote principle that has been the bedrock of American electoral law for more than half a century raises the possibility that political inequality soon will join economic inequality as one of this harsh era's bitter facts of life. If Chief Justice John Roberts' court voids the principle, as seems likely, the consequences will fall with particular severity on California and other border states with large urban minority and immigrant populations.

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  2. Interior proposes added land controls to preserve Nevada sage grouseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    The Department of Interior on Thursday proposed added controls across 17 million acres in rural Nevada and northeastern California in a bid to preserve habitat and avoid an endangered species listing for the imperiled sage grouse. Solar and wind energy development would be excluded or subject to added scrutiny across Northern Nevada, according to a new environmental impact report.

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  3. More Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    This drought is obviously making things harder on Nevada farmers. But on top of that, farmers who put out organic products could be looking at an increase in costs.

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  4. Judge denies protective order against Tahoe bear advocatesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

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  5. Worker dead at N. Nevada mining siteRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    Nevada officials are investigating the work-related death of an employee at a mining site west of Winnemucca, the state reported Thursday. Circumstances involving the death were not immediately available, but it was reported about 10:40 a.m. Thursday at the Hycroft Mine, the Nevada Mine Safety and Training Section office said.

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  6. 75 bills approved this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    CARSON CITY, Nev. Governor Brian Sandoval today announced he has signed an additional 75 pieces of legislation into law this week for a total of 266 approved bills so far this Legislative Session.

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  7. Governor Sandoval Announces 75 Additional Approved BillsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    From the Office of Governor Brian Sandoval: Governor Brian Sandoval today announced he has signed an additional 75 pieces of legislation into law this week for a total of 266 approved bills so far this Legislative Session. Highlights of the Governor's bill signings include: Assembly Bill 107: This measure adds additional accountability measures and requirements for school districts and charter school sponsors to report on students' eligibility for and participation in free or reduced-price meals.

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  8. Grant Allows Food Pantry to Expand Into Rural CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KOLO-TV Reno

    Beginning July 1, 2015, the St. Vincent's Food Pantry will begin making monthly food deliveries and wellness visits to Nevadans in rural areas as far as Ely, Tonopah, Hawthorne and Winnemucca. Thanks to a recently awarded state grant to Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada for nearly $2 million over the next two years, St. Vincent's will be able to increase its food output by an estimated 1.5 million pounds of food per year, assisting some 5,000 new households.

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  9. Gumball 3000 car rally in RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    More than 30 souped-up luxury sports cars and celebrities from all over the world made a quick stop in downtown Reno for the Gumball 3000 --- greeted by car lovers under the Reno Arch on Wednesday night. The Biggest Little City is the first stop in the American leg of the 3,000 mile transatlantic road rally that started in Stockholm in Sweden "This puts Reno on the map all over the world, what a way to showcase Reno and Tahoe on a beautiful day with sunny skies snowcapped mountains great cars, jets what a fund day for our community," said Brian Kulpin, a spokesman for the Reno-Tahoe International Airport.

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  10. Marco Rubio Tours Nevada Amid High Hopes, ChallengesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | News Max

    Sen. Marco Rubio makes his first presidential campaign tour through purple Nevada Thursday, an early nominating state that twice voted for President Barack Obama. Florida's junior senator has personal ties to Nevada, a state that is critical to getting the Republican nomination, The Washington Post reported.

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  11. Las Vegas' buildings are built to take a shakingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    The most noteworthy damage in Las Vegas was to the U.S. 95 where Nevada Department of Transportation will have to repair some minor seam damage. The rubber encasing the bridge seam separated on Friday.

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  12. Wounded woman testifies in Nevada about trespass killingRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

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  13. Let Freedom RingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NewsReview.com

    For the second time, a Nevada Legislature must soon decide if they will implement the greatest tax hike in Nevada history - under a Republican governor. Gov. Sandoval's original tax hike proposal passed the Senate, but is a dead letter in the Assembly.

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  14. Precious flower needs legal helpRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NewsReview.com

    Flamboyant Nevada casino figure Steve Wynn has again turned to the Nevada Legislature to pass some legislation tailored to his personal needs. In 1997, Wynn ordered up a new state law giving him a tax break on his collection of paintings by Van Gogh, Renoir, Czanne, Matisse and others.

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  15. Nevadan Jeanne Karadanis Elected to NCJFCJ Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nevada Business Journal

    The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges has elected Jeanne Karadanis, a lifelong humanitarian, to the Board of Directors.

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  16. 68-year-old inmate dies in Nevada prison hospitalRead the original story

    Yesterday | KTVN Reno

    The Nevada Department of Corrections said Wednesday that John Englehart had been hospitalized five times since he was first sent to the High Desert State Prison in Indian Springs in May 2014. The agency didn't say how Englehart died but said an autopsy would be conducted.

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  17. Man serving time for securities fraud dies in prisonRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Las Vegas Sun

    John Englehart died at the infirmary of the High Desert State Prison in Indian Springs. Since the start of his prison sentence, Englehart has had five hospital stays in Las Vegas for a total of 150 days, the Nevada Department of Corrections reported.

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  18. Inmate convicted of DUI that killed cyclist dies in prisonRead the original story

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

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  19. Inmate Death Being Investigated By Vegas CoronerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS Local

    Listen Live Welcome to NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT! NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT is dedicated to being the dominant information and talk source for Las [] CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 7255 South Tenaya Way Suite 100 Las Vegas, NV 89113 Business Office: 702-889-7300 Business Fax: 702-889-7373 Maureen Pulicella, General Sales Manager, 702-889-7566, mpulicella@cbs.com Kyle Helmick, Promotions & [] LAS VEGAS - Nevada prison officials say a 56-year-old inmate died in custody while serving time for driving under the influence in a crash that killed a bicyclist in Las Vegas.

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  20. Trial opens in 1999 slaying of young Pinole motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | SFGate

    More than 15 years after one of Raymond Wong's two girlfriends turned up dead in the Nevada desert, a jury began hearing evidence Wednesday against the former Pinole resident - including allegations that he tried to make it look like she was the victim of a white supremacist plot rather than domestic violence. The evidence will show that Wong, while accompanied by the other girlfriend, killed 21-year-old Alice Sin with four gunshots, including a "coup de grace" between the eyes, prosecutor Mary Knox told jurors during opening remarks in Wong's murder trial in Contra Costa County Superior Court.

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