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‘We all have different cultures, but we are all connected’: An interview with the...

Stacey Montooth, the executive director of the Nevada Indian Commission for the last five months, puts a packet of Native medicines in a small...
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Nevada’s anti-abortion license plate discontinued after lack of support

The Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles confirmed Thursday that an anti-abortion specialty license plate has been discontinued after failing to prove its demand. The “Values...
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2019 selections & reflections from the Nevada Current’s staff

Note: 2019 was the Current’s first full year of publication. To look back on the year, each member of the Nevada Current staff picked...
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PLAN reflects on 25 years of taking point on progressive causes

Ahead of the 2019 legislative session, the Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada wrote a bill it says would have kept the mining industry accountable...
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Washington analyst notified Nevada regulators of suspicious rise in THC

An analyst’s presentation to Nevada’s Marijuana Enforcement Division in September prompted the state to launch an investigation into possible THC manipulation at cannabis laboratories....
Quit cyaniding me, President Trump

Trump administration oks cyanide poisoning of coyotes

Wildlife activists are condemning the Trump administration’s reauthorization of the government’s use of a weapon designed to kill coyotes by spraying cyanide into their...
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Mormons in Mexico: A brief history of polygamy, cartel violence and faith

Nine members of a prominent Mormon family in northern Mexico, all women and children, were gunned down on Nov. 4 in territory whose control...
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Families wanted for teens, siblings, and children with medical needs

Clark County is looking for permanent adoptive homes for about 70 children.  The youngsters are teens, groups of three or more siblings, or children...
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Group backing homeless ordinance is mum on tax to address homelessness

Downtown businesses want the City of Las Vegas to respond to homelessness in the area, even if it means making it a crime to...
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Gaming Commission refuses to ban “kill for sport” prizes

In a unique Nevada twist to a national debate, animal lovers asked Nevada gaming regulators Thursday to crack down on what they call unlicensed...

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