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At one Nevada charter school, more than 40% of teachers are substitutes

Elementary school students at Mater Academy’s Bonanza campus have a 50-50 chance of having a teacher who is properly licensed as an educator. For first...

What did big bad Liz Cheney even do to poor innocent Mark Amodei?

"Republicans need to stand for genuinely conservative principles, and steer away from the dangerous and anti-democratic Trump cult of personality," Liz Cheney wrote in...
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Nevada and Rescue Plan money: ‘It’s important that we get all of this right’

Nevada still doesn’t have a lot of guidance on how state and local governments and public agencies can use more than $6 billion in...

Governor on budget: ‘We need to bring our state back to baseline’

Gov. Steve Sisolak on Wednesday said he is “committed to changing systemic issues that make Nevada the hardest hit state in the nation when...
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Nevada’s budget got better-looking but economic recovery is still uneven

There’s Nevada. Then, there’s Las Vegas. When it comes to talk of economic recovery, they are one in the same. But updated data presented to the...
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On-the-job death rate in Nevada lower than U.S.

Nevada had the 13th lowest rate of deaths in the workplace in the United States in 2019, according to data from the Bureau of...
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Restaurants push for regulations on food delivery apps like Grubhub, DoorDash

Throughout this pandemic, many hungry consumers have embraced food delivery services like Grubhub, DoorDash and Postmates as a way to stay at home safe...
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Sisolak: Recovery depends on ‘one shot at a time’

“This is an incredible, beautiful facility,” Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak said Thursday afternoon as he stood in the massive Mandalay Bay Convention Center, the...
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Report shows how federal aid helped keep Nevadans afloat in 2020

New data from the Pew Charitable Trusts highlights just how much Nevadans have relied on and benefited from federal assistance throughout the coronavirus pandemic. Earnings...
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Biden to order $15-an-hour minimum wage for federal contract workers

WASHINGTON -- President Joe Biden plans to sign an executive order Tuesday to raise the minimum wage for federal contract workers to $15 an...

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