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Proposed development near Red Rock looms over commission race

Three Clark County Commission seats are up for grabs this November. The most contentious of the three races has divided support between sitting commissioners...

Lack of affordable child care: Tough on families, drag on the...

Elizabeth and her husband pay $1,000 per month to keep their two young girls -- ages 2 and 4 -- in daycare four days...

The civility con

Republicans have finally zeroed in on a winning message for the midterms: Civility won't be restored to public life unless you vote for men...

Law keeps Paddock gun buys secret

In the twelve months leading to the shooting massacre on the Las Vegas Strip, gunman Stephen Paddock purchased 55 weapons according to police reports...

GOP food stamp bill could force state to hire 900 people

The farm bill that passed the U.S. House in July would throw an estimated 13,000 Nevadans off the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)— more commonly known...

Stadium employs equivalent of 195 full-time workers in first year

When proponents of a publicly funded football stadium wanted to sell lawmakers on the prospect of raising the room tax to pay for $750...

Growing number of Nevada women incarcerated for non-violent crimes

Nearly 80 percent of the 1,200 women imprisoned in Nevada are incarcerated for non-violent crimes, often as not a drug-related offense. Last year, more...

Indigenous runners fight to protect water, culture

This story spans 29 years, 300 miles, and the growth of a thirsty city in a desert.The Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA), on a...

Women to Heller: Enough

Listening to Christine Blasey Ford share her story in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Sully Park couldn’t help but notice the similarities.Park...

What top-rated charter schools have in common: fewer poor kids

When the Nevada Department of Education released its performance ratings last month, “school choice” advocates were quick to boast that charter schools outperformed traditional...

Reporting sex abuse: Damned if you do or don’t.

As the director of a progressive non-profit, Annette Magnus makes a living giving a voice to people who don’t have one. Finding her own voice...

Lee, Sisolak talk education and economy with Hispanics in Politics

Democratic congressional candidate Susie Lee thinks the minimum wage should be $15 an hour -- eventually.Immigration, education and wages were among issues Lee and...