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Lawmakers prep for messy combo of rainy day funds, budget cuts, federal relief

Nevada legislators and state officials are setting the grounds for balancing the current fiscal year budget through a combination of federal relief funds, state...
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LV business files suit against SBA over CARES Act

A Las Vegas company filed a federal lawsuit against the Small Business Administration on Monday, claiming it has mismanaged the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and...
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Corona v. Cegavske: Nevada Dems go to court over upcoming all-mail primary

After Nevada’s top election official summarily rebuked demands for changes to the all-mail primary planned for June, Democrats are taking their concerns about voter...
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Can you guess which Nevada cities are best at responding to the census?

A third of Nevadans have already responded to the 2020 census but response rates vary dramatically by city, according to numbers released Tuesday by...
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The census is counting on you. Don’t let them down.

This week marked the kickoff of the census, the decennial counting of humans aged zero to however-old-the-oldest-person-is.Here’s what you need to know: What to expect The...
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What funds education in Nevada? Mostly sales tax.

Nevada relies heavily on regressive sales tax to fund its K-12 education system, a new report makes clear.The Nevada Legislature last year passed an...
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So. Nevada among metro areas still lacking Covid-19 test kits

As Covid-19, also known as the coronavirus, makes its way around the world, health officials in Las Vegas, a global tourism hub, still lack...
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Task force on HIV decriminalization off to slow start

Six months after Gov. Steve Sisolak authorized the creation of an Advisory Task Force on HIV Exposure Modernization to examine Nevada’s antiquated laws, the...
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State worker bargaining rights advance

Collective bargaining for state health workers and peace officers took a step closer to becoming a reality Tuesday when the Government Employee-Management Relations Board...

Weed whistleblower turns to FBI

Nevada's federally-prohibited marijuana industry and the agency that regulates it, the Nevada Department of Taxation, have caught the generally unwelcome attention of the FBI,...

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