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Trump nominates Bernhardt to Interior

President Trump on Monday announced that he’ll nominate David Bernhardt, a former lobbyist and George W. Bush administration official, to become the next Interior...
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Nevada delegation condemns secret shipment of plutonium to state

The U.S Department of Energy has disclosed it shipped a large amount of weapon-grade plutonium to Nevada without the state's knowledge.In November, Nevada filed...
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Titus blasts Trump administration for “total failure” on wild horse management

In a letter to the House Natural Resource Committee Chairman Raúl Grijalva (D-AZ), Nevada Rep. Dina Titus called for an increase in the protection...
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Audubon story chronicles “secretive deal” over Anaconda clean-up

Drinking bottled water has become a way of life for members of Nevada’s Yerington Paiute Tribe, according to an extensive story published this month...
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Groups respond to Bonnie Springs project in dramatically different ways

The pending closure and sale of Bonnie Springs has sparked a range of reactions from the community, from calls to relocate the ranch’s most...
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Former NRC chair: Nuclear power is a “failed technology”

"Nevada is not anti-nuclear and does not oppose nuclear power," wrote Gov. Kenny Guinn in a 2002 letter disapproving Yucca Mountain's designation as a...
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Bonnie Springs Ranch developer: No zoo, smaller motel, natural look

Additional details have emerged about the future of Bonnie Springs Ranch.The developers, Joel Laub & Associates, are hoping the new details will reassure the...
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Rural residents fear U.S. Navy bombing range threatens their economy

The U.S. Navy has long argued that its Fallon Range Training Complex in Nevada needs more space to test aviation weapons that fly at...
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NV Energy to close coal plant, adds solar

Nevada regulators have approved NV Energy’s supply plan to construct six major solar projects, all but eliminating coal-fired production and doubling the utility's renewable...
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Why Heller should be Trump’s Interior Secretary

Later this week Donald Trump could name Dean Heller to replace ethically challenged Ryan Zinke as Secretary of the Interior, and Heller might be...

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