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  1. Follow these guideposts to shape Nevada's technology futureRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    I'm feeling heartened these days. I'm sensing growing consensus that, thanks to the emerging technology industry, Nevadans are now prepared to seriously address the foundation of our future - an improved, fortified education system to give our children the tools they need to succeed.

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  2. Nevadans sing to world record for 150th anniversaryRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  3. Nevada prison inmate serving time for murder diesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

    Nevada Department of Corrections officials announced Friday that 69-year-old James Taylor died Tuesday at a Carson City hospital.

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  4. Silver Dollars and Wooden Nickels: Thanks to Carson City's Salvation Army, WKRP not neededRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | 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. To the Salvation Army for conducting its 16th annual Turkey Roundup and to all those who donated turkeys to the cause, making sure many of the less fortunate in our community are going to be able to celebrate Thanksgiving with a traditional meal.

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  5. Burrell leads Fresno State past Nevada, 40-20Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Nevada's Cody Fajardo runs down the sideline to score against Fresno State during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Reno, Nev., on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. The Associated Press Nevada's Cody Fajardo runs down the sideline to score against Fresno State during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Reno, Nev., on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014.

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  6. Op-ed: Utah justice reformers ignore huge factor: sex offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Utah's Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice is tackling some of our communities' most difficult challenges. One of their key objectives is to "coordinate statewide efforts to reduce crime and victimization in Utah."

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  7. A solar panel powers a seismometersat a Coleman Canyon ranch in northwestern Nevada.Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

    Despite its location away from major population centers, a swarm of earthquakes in the far northwest corner of Nevada is attracting attention as it continues to rumble residents this week with several magnitude 3 earthquakes, a 4-magnitude earthquake on Nov. 21 and a magnitude 4.3 on Nov. 17. "The activity has quieted down somewhat this week, but it has had slow down periods throughout, so we are still closely monitoring the sequence," Ken Smith, seismic network manager in the University of Nevada, Reno's Nevada Seismological Laboratory, said. "The sequence, although slowing down somewhat, is still not over."

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  8. Southern Nevada firms get $25M in tax abatementsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

    Five new or expanding southern Nevada businesses have been granted more than $25 million in tax abatements for programs that state officials say should reap rewards including creation of more than 230 jobs. Abatements approved Thursday by the Governor's Office of Economic Development went to firms including Las Vegas-based data storage center Switch Ltd. and Henderson battery manufacturing plant K2 Energy Solutions.

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  9. Obama's Nevada immigration speech may be early boost for Harry ReidRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid , right, and Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Robert Menendez look on as President Obama discusses new immigration policies in Las Vegas on Friday. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid , right, and Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Robert Menendez look on as President Obama discusses new immigration policies in Las Vegas on Friday.

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  10. Nevada Assembly Speaker-Designate Ira Hansen Compared Being Gay To BestialityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | On Top Magazine

    Nevada Assembly Speaker-designate Ira Hansen is being criticized for remarks he made last year comparing being gay to bestiality and prostitution. On November 7, the Assembly's new Republican majority picked Hansen as their candidate for speaker.

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  11. Inmate convicted of murder in Clark County diesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  12. Mining Association names Bennett presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nevada Appeal

    Bennett is former regional director for the Governor's Office of Economic Development and current operator of Bennett Historical Research Services.

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  13. Hansen: Gayness akin to bestiality, prostitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Las Vegas Review Journal

    "I am deeply sorry that comments I have made in the past have offended many Nevadans. It is unfortunate that these comments, made almost 20 years ago as a newspaper columnist and talk radio host, have been taken out of context and are being portrayed as intentionally hurtful and disrespectful," Hansen wrote.

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  14. President Obama signs immigration executive orders into law in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    In the city that never sleeps, Las Vegas, President Obama made his message last night a reality by signing two executive orders . President Obama on Friday appeared at Del Sol High School, which is the same school where he laid out his immigration gameplan, nearly two years ago.

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  15. It's official: Nevada breaks record for 'most people singing a state song at once' | NevadaAppeal.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nevada Appeal

    Lt. Governor Brian Krolicki leads a group of Nevadans in the singing of 'Home Means Nevada' Thursday morning on the steps of the Capitol. On Friday, the Nevada 150 Commission received official verification that Nevada has set the record for the "Most People Singing A State Song at Once" with 45,553 Nevadans participating.

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  16. Dermody Properties Breaks Ground on Two New Facilities in 1.2 Million-Square-Foot Industrial ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Nevada Business Journal

    Dermody Properties, a national industrial real estate development and operating company headquartered in Reno, has broken ground on the final two buildings in LogistiCenter 395, its 1.2 million-square-foot industrial park in northern Nevada.

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  17. Major backlog for U.S. Immigration Court in Las VegasRead the original story

    Friday | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  18. Nevada Earthquake Swarm Rumbles This Week With 50 Small Quakes, Largest M4.3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KTVN Reno

    From University of Nevada: Despite its location away from major population centers, a swarm of earthquakes in the far northwest corner of Nevada is attracting attention as it continues to rumble residents this week with several magnitude 3.0 earthquakes, a 4.0-magnitude earthquake on Nov. 21 and a magnitude 4.3 on Nov. 17. "The activity has quieted down somewhat this week, but it has had slow down periods throughout, so we are still closely monitoring the sequence," Ken Smith, seismic network manager in the University of Nevada, Reno's Nevada Seismological Laboratory, said. "The sequence, although slowing down somewhat, is still not over."

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  19. State: Kingsbury work - substantially' doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Record-Courier

    A motorist uses a pass to cross the barricade at the top of Kingsbury Grade on May 1, the first day Kingsbury Grade was closed for construction. Originally scheduled to continue through next summer, the Nevada Department of Transportation announced Thursday that work on State Route 207 from Highway 50 to Daggett Summit is "substantially" done.

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  20. DiscussRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Kos

    Nevada Assemblyman Ira Hansen, who Republicans have chosen to be their new speaker, is very sorry for that very long and detailed history of every single thing he ever said. If Republicans still allow him to be their speaker, he promises his door will be open to all.

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