Saturday, November 26, 2022

Adam Laxalt Is No Paul Laxalt

Opinion: As a retired Reno newsman who covered Paul Laxalt during the height of his power as a U.S. senator in the 1980s, I...

History of Voting in America

Dani DeRosa, the Sierra Nevada Ally’s Civic Action Coordinator, interviews activists, business leaders, students and artists to talk about civic engagement, public service, the...

Making A Film on Drones and the Robotic Future of War...

As long as I can remember, I’ve been documenting anti-war protests. As a child, my mom used to take me to weekend demonstrations on the...

The Economics of a dark sky

Nestled in the extreme northeast corner of California is the tiny community of Cedarville. One of the few communities of Surprise Valley, which spans...

Yosemite Women Take the Lead

Many people know that Royal Robbins and Warren Harding pioneered rock climbing on Yosemite’s big walls like Half Dome in the 1950s. Not enough...

Lowriders – Cruise Low and Slow

Angelica Montanez has reached out to local venues in Carson City that organize car show events, but she has never gotten any replies. "Once...

2022 Lake Tahoe Summit

The theme of the 26th Annual Lake Tahoe Summit, which was held Tuesday, August 16, 2022, at Sand Harbor, was titled “Protecting Lake Tahoe’s...

Modern-day Myth in Jarbidge, Nevada

In the far corner of Northeastern Nevada, hours away from paved roads and nestled in a deep canyon lies a small town—and a monster....

Let’s Talk Hunting: Part 2

Opinion Have you ever wondered if you are a Traditionalist or Mutualist, maybe a Pluralist?   The Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies with assistance from its...

Stewart Indian School leaves behind a complicated history 

Five or six years ago, I took a night class on Wašiw language and culture offered through Western Nevada College in Douglas County....