Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Standard & Poor’s Raises Washoe County’s Long-Term Credit Rating

Reno - Standard & Poor’s (S&P) Global Ratings recently raised its long-term credit rating and the underlying rating (SPUR) from AA to AA+ on...

Renters’ Advocates Speak Out for Nevada Tenants’ Rights Bill

CARSON CITY, Nev. - Legal-aid groups are voicing support for a bill to prevent trouble between Nevada landlords and tenants. Hear an audio report from...

Nevada’s ubiquitous lobby: the mining industry

Reno - The 80th session of the Nevada State Legislature is more than half over, and as we review campaign finance records looking for...

Wild Harvest – Part 2

A farmer’s almanac  I wasn’t about to eat just anything, though. I needed some guidance from someone who knew what an edible crop looked like—both...

Coyotes are eminently adaptable survivors – another viewpoint

Opinion I just wanted to respond to the opinion piece written by Don Molde.  Don Molde writes from an animal advocacy perspective. While I respect and...

Northern California city braces for another multi-day blackout, Nevada City mayor...

Reinette Senum is mayor of Nevada City, California. A person noted for her determination. In 1994 she became the first woman to cross Alaska...

Despite cultural headwind, Nevada brothel owner awarded federal relief, but funds...

Of any legal business in Nevada, sex work may pose the most flagrant possible violation of safe social distancing guidelines of any occupation. Since...

Affordable housing crisis in Tahoe

Workforce housing at Lake Tahoe: It’s hard to find, it’s way too expensive, and it sometimes leaves 30 somethings stuffed together with a bunch...

Bulldozing Nature to Save the World – Dispatches from Thacker Pass

Opinion The first time I came to Thacker Pass, I walked up the old dirt road heading back towards the canyons of the Montana Mountains. Eventually,...

Nevada will reopen swaths of the economy this Saturday under strict...

Today in a live web address, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak announced that the state will move to Phase One of his plan to reopen...