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Guest op-ed: Nevada voting rights progress is on the line

For too long, politicians have been putting up barriers to voting and making it harder for people to exercise their constitutional rights.In 2017, Jason...

Guest op-ed: County land bill is a wish list for privatizers

If Donald Trump could write his own proposal for managing public lands in southern Nevada, it might look something like the bill slated to...

The downside of pushing economic development

"Average hourly earnings have increased by nearly 20% since January 2007," reads one of the charts presented to state economic forecasters by the Las...

CCSD begins to scratch surface of its charter school problem

As Clark County School District waits to see the effects of yet another round of budget cuts, it’s an apt time to remember one...

Second chances: Prison program connects inmates to education

When Natasha Barker entered Florence McClure Women's Correctional Center last year, she dreaded the day of her release because of the unknowns it came...

Mass shooting survivors seek protections under visa program

About 20 minutes after Maritza King Gutierrez’s work break, the gunfire started. She recalls people falling around her, some throwing themselves on the floor,...

Sisolak pivots to Laxalt

Steve Sisolak campaigned saying he was the only Democrat who could beat Republican Adam Laxalt in the race for governor.Now he'll get his chance.Sisolak...

Addiction treatment and the circuitous road to recovery

 The Centers for Disease Control reports 116 people are dying every day in America as a result of opiate addiction.  Addicts say kicking the...

Horsford gets a rematch

"It's not just about Trump," Steven Horsford said Tuesday night.Horsford defeated a crowded field of Democrats to get a chance to win back the...

Despite defeat, Langford and supporters hopeful for reform

Robert Langford entered the race for District Attorney at the last minute, when the “progressive” candidate suddenly backed out of challenging incumbent Steve Wolfson. ...

Rehab Rat Race: Putting profits over patients?

Cody Arbuckle was 23 years-old when he left Indianapolis and headed for Las Vegas and a future free from addiction. Like countless others tethered...

Trump, Trumpism and the Nevada primary

Early voting ended Friday and Election Day is Tuesday. But the most momentous day of Nevada’s 2018 primary campaign came and went in March,...