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Rosen, Senate Dems face uphill fight against Trump public lands pick

Nevada Sen. Jacky Rosen is among the Democrats hoping to thwart President Donald Trump's pick to lead the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, a...
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Titus amendment directs $11 million to wild horse birth control program

The House of Representatives has approved $102.6 million for the Bureau of Land Management’s Wild Horse and Burro Program, a portion of which will...

Nuclear power: Still a rip-off after all these years

Nuclear waste is probably the last thing on the minds of Nevadans these days, what with … everything. But Nevada politicians, industries, and people have...
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House passes bipartisan public lands bill; next stop president’s desk

WASHINGTON — Major environmental legislation sailed through Congress Wednesday while the nation’s political leaders were stuck in intense negotiations over the contours of a...

For seniors, heat and Covid create ‘a perfect storm for bad things,’ researchers warn

As summertime temperatures climb in Nevada and across the country, baby boomers— the generation born between 1946 and 1964— will be among the hardest...
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Nevada may adopt California’s zero emissions rules for 2025 models

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency sets auto emissions standards, but California has a waiver allowing the state to adopt more stringent standards, and the...
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Washoe aims to move ahead with electric school buses

A fleet of electric buses may be coming to a school district near you, propelled by a $3 million dollar incentive program.Simply dubbed the...
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Senate panel bombs military expansion plans at Fallon, NTTR

It looks like the transfer of more than 900,000 acres of Nevada public land to military ownership just got less likely.The Senate Armed Services...
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Sisolak announces details of Phase Two reopening after initial delay

Nevada’s advancement to Phase Two of the state’s reopening got off to an inauspicious start when Gov. Steve Sisolak cancelled an in-person news conference...
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Critics blast Amodei bombing range bill as ‘public lands giveaway’

The Navy's request for more than 600,000 acres of Nevada public land to expand its training range is at the heart of a federal...

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