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  1. Huskies’ Nigel Williams-Goss going home to Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    The Washington sophomore point guard returns to Las Vegas on Saturday as one of the marquee attractions in the MGM Grand Showcase, which pits the 16th-ranked Huskies against No. 15 Oklahoma in a nonconference matchup.

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  2. Inmate serving time for murder conviction diesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    Nevada Department of Corrections Officials said Gary Blevins died Dec. 11 at the Regional Medical Facility at the Northern Nevada Correctional Center. Blevins was serving two consecutive sentences of 10 years to life for first-degree murder in Clark County and using a deadly weapon.

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  3. 1st drone in Nevada test program crashes in demoRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval speaks at an event to announce the FAA's first issuance of an unmanned aerial systems test site special airworthiness certificate Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, near Boulder City, Nev. Behind him is the Sensurion Aerospace Magpie commercial drone.

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  4. CFT Previews: Your Dec. 20 Viewer's GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MSNBC

    Taking a quick-hit look at the Dec. 20 bowl menu, which on "opening weekend" features five bowl games as the 2014 postseason kicks off. WHO : Nevada vs. Louisiana-Lafayette WHAT : The 14th R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl WHERE : Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, La.

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

    14 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.

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  6. Carson City inmate serving time for murder conviction diesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

    Nevada Department of Corrections Officials said Gary Blevins died Dec. 11 at the Regional Medical Facility at the Northern Nevada Correctional Center. Blevins was serving two consecutive sentences of 10 years to life for first-degree murder in Clark County and using a deadly weapon.

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  7. Local officials 'ecstatic' with land bill approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Reno Gazette-Journal

    Local officials 'ecstatic' with land bill approval Local officials 'ecstatic' with Congressional passage of local lands bills. Check out this story on rgj.com: http://on.rgj.com/1AOyk1F Last Friday was a long-awaited day for local officials and many local residents when the U.S. Senate passed the bill that contained provisions to convey land to the city of Yerington and Nevada Copper - as well as to Fernley - awaiting only President Barack Obama's signature.

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  8. Driving You Crazy: Cheyenne sinking near RevereRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

    Kim says all three travel lanes of westbound Cheyenne Avenue Revere Street have sunk. She says it feels like a roller coaster.

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  9. Advanced Neurosurgery Celebrates Outstanding ReviewsRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 19, 2014 - CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Advanced Neurosurgery in Reno and Carson City are both managed by the practicing expert Dr. Michael Song, a board certified and highly trained specialist who focus on complex brain and spine operations.

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  10. Smart Cars: On the Road to IP and Product Liability IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Law.com

    There is a reason the magazine is titled Car and Driver-the two have always gone together. But that might be changing.

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  11. TRPA turns 45 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Record-Courier

    The partnership between California and Nevada that created the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency turned 45 years old on Thursday, marking nearly a half-century of progress in the protection and restoration of Lake Tahoe and its treasured environment. President Richard Nixon signed the Bi-State Compact creating TRPA on Dec. 18, 1969.

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  12. Governor names first appellate court judgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    Gov. Brian Sandoval has appointed the first judges to the Nevada Court of Appeals approved by voters in November. Appointed to the court were Jerome "Jerry" Tao, Michael Patrick Gibbons and Abbi Silver.

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  13. Reid: Yucca Mountain Project Will Never Be BuiltRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Roll Call

    Sen. Harry Reid claimed another victory Thursday in his never-ending fight to kill the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste project - and ensure it stays dead. "The latest study released by the NRC acknowledges one of the major weaknesses of the effort to resurrect Yucca Mountain: the federal government does not have the water it needs nor control of the land necessary to build a nuclear waste dump in Nevada," Reid said in a release.

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  14. Stanford women's tennis signs three top national playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Palo Alto Weekly

    Stanford women's tennis coach Lele Forood has announced the signing of three incoming student-athletes to National Letters of Intent. The group will join the Cardinal for the 2015-16 campaign.

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  15. Feds met most requirements for Yucca nuke dump, report findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Hill

    The Department of Energy has met nearly all of the requirements to build a nuclear waste repository in Nevada, but still doesn't own the necessary land, regulators said. The 181-page report from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission found that the DOE has complied with its rules for personnel training, records, emergency planning and quality assurance for the the proposed Yucca Mountain waste site.

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  16. UL-Lafayette guard Daniel Quave will end career starting 52 straight gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Times-Picayune

    University of Louisiana-Lafayette right guard Daniel Quave has started 51 straight games, an impressive streak considering his position. Quave will get his 52nd start Saturday when the Ragin' Cajuns meet Nevada in the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl.

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  17. 9th Circuit Upholds Issue Preclusion In Subsequent Derivative SuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | JD Supra

    Derivative suits rarely arrive alone. When something goes awry, directors and officers can be expected to see multiple suits based on demand futility as well as wrongful demand refusal.

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  18. County manager goals include economic development planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reno Gazette-Journal

    During an evaluation last month, Lyon County manager Jeff Page presented goals for himself and the board of commissioners, including create an economic development plan, revise and update policies, improve communications and prepare for future growth. Page said he wants to work with the board of commissioners to develop a plan to address growth in Lyon County for the next three, five and 10 years.

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  19. Driving You Crazy: Speed limit signs in construction zonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

    Cindy says she sees a lot of road construction on valley roads, but no speed limit signs telling drivers how fast they should drive in these zones. The City of Las Vegas says construction zone speed limits are the same as the regular posted speed limits, unless a new, temporary speed limit sign is posted.

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  20. Southern Nevadans weigh benefits, opportunities in CubaRead the original story

    Thursday | RGT Online

    People in Southern Nevada had mixed reactions Wednesday to the United States normalizing relations with Cuba. The news also had gaming analysts speculating on what the change could mean for casinos that once existed in Havana.

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