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Cat Trap Fever: The best of the bad options for feral cats?

One every six minutes, seven days a week, eight hours a day.  That’s the rate at which the Lied Animal Shelter euthanized cats in...
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Gaming Control Board complaint: Wynn execs ignored allegations of sexual harassment

It took a Wall Street Journal investigation to prompt Nevada gaming regulators to look into one of the worst-kept secrets in Las Vegas --...
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Rubio bill could help Nevada hospitals, but industry focuses on Carson City

For-profit hospitals in Nevada are hemorrhaging hundreds of millions of dollars a year, thanks in large part to stingy Medicaid reimbursements, a problem state...
Bern but alas no Bern

Despite DNC recommendations, Nevada Dems sticking with caucus in 2020

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) has recommended states switch from caucuses to government-run primary elections to pick the party's presidential nominee, but Nevada Democrats...
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Homeless working Nevadans have a hard job

Brett Yadon knew he could get a call for temp work at any given moment. Being homeless and living in the shelter at Catholic...
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What ails Nevada hospitals?

Nevada hospitals lag far behind their national counterparts on a variety of quality of care measurements rated by the federal government. But a seminal...
Bush the Elder and Quayle too

The GOP path from “a kinder, gentler nation” to “very fine people, on both...

Imagine, if you will, Donald Trump and the charlatans, third-raters and crooks in his cabinet providing world leadership as the Soviet Union disintegrated, or...
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Charter school authority talks diversity: ‘We have to get better’

Students at state-sponsored charter schools performed better on standardized testing than students within traditional school districts in all demographic categories except one: low-income students.That...
Probably not sustainable

Climate change will make Nevada more expensive, less livable

Climate change is already costing us money. It's going to cost us a lot more. Low-income people are the ones who will be hit...
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Commissioner-elect claims no conflict on Red Rock

The headline on the Las Vegas Review-Journal editorial reads “New commissioner should recuse himself on Blue Diamond Hill development”.  The editorial goes on to...

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