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1 hr ago | National Review Online

This Day in Liberal Judicial Activisma "July 10

Or so the constitution says. But when Nevada governor Kenny Guinn can't get the legislature to fund his education budget, he runs to the Nevada supreme court for help.

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6 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

The Cliven Bundy Copycat Militias

Shootings between law enforcement agents and extremists have spiked the wake of Bundy's Nevada ranch standoff, with militias declaring "war" on the feds.

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Related Topix: Management

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Woman treads water for 3 hours in Lake Mead storm

A Henderson woman who became separated from her family and jet ski when a sudden storm whipped up 8-foot-tall swells on Lake Mead treaded water for more than three hours before she was rescued Tuesday, National Parks Service officials said.

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KTVN Reno

Senate approves bill to clean up toxic Nevada mine

The U.S. Senate has approved legislation intended to launch the long-awaited cleanup of a toxic, abandoned manganese mine outside of Las Vegas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Harry Reid, Representative Dean Heller, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Dean Heller, Democrat

KTVN Reno

Nevada Unclaimed Property Office Receives Record Number of Claims

From the Nevada State Treasurer's Office: State Treasurer Kate Marshall today announced that her office received more than 11,131 individual claims in June, far surpassing the previous high mark for the month of June by more than 4,600 claims after posting its annual Unclaimed Property listing in newspapers across the State during that month.

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KLAS-TV Las Vegas

WalletHub: Nevada still has high percentage of uninsured residents

More Nevadans have health insurance with implementation of the Affordable Care Act but the state still has one of the nation's highest percentages of uninsured residents, WalletHub reported Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Health Insurance, Health, Alzheimer's, Las Vegas, NV

KRNV-TV Reno

Nevadans claiming abandoned propery increases sharply

State officials say the number of Nevadans claiming their abandoned property has drastically increased compared to last year.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

KRNV-TV Reno

Big problems remain with Nevada Health Link

The deadline to sign up for health insurance coverage under Nevada Health Link has long since expired; however, big problems remain for an some Nevadans still trying to work through the system.

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Related Topix: Nevada Government

RGT Online

Owner of Dotty's buys River Palms in Laughlin for $6.75 million

For the second time in less than a year, the Las Vegas-based parent company of tavern operator Dotty's has bought an under-performing hotel-casino in Southern Nevada.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, THQ, Las Vegas, NV, Video Games, Boulder City, NV

KTVN Reno

Containment increases on California wildfire

Nearly 2,000 firefighters are getting the upper hand on a wildfire in rugged and steep terrain in rural Northern California.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire

KSL-TV

Banner month for Nevada returning unclaimed money

Officials say the number of Nevadans claiming their abandoned property was way up in June compared with last year after the state treasurer's office published its annual unclaimed property list in newspapers.

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CBS Local

Unclaimed Property Rush Big This Year

Officials say the number of Nevadans claiming their abandoned property was way up in June compared with last year after the state treasurer's office published its annual unclaimed property list in newspapers.

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Reinke Faces Life

GOVERNACIDE: An "Obamacare" death

Posted July 1, 2014 - 11:41am Updated July 1, 2014 - 4:42pm Woman in class-action lawsuit against Xerox dies By JENNIFER ROBISON LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL The Las Vegas woman died Monday, less than two weeks after her family went public with details of how enrollment trouble through the Nevada Health Link insurance exchange kept her from getting ... (more)

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Related Topix: Nevada Government, Health Insurance, Health

Mon Jul 07, 2014

KSL-TV

Feds report gains fighting east Nevada wildfires

Firefighters are reporting gains containing several wildfires that, combined, cover more than 33 square miles in remote parts of eastern Nevada and southwestern Utah.

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Nevada Business Journal

Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association Earns Certified Guest Service Partner Designation

The Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association earned Certified Guest Service Partner designation from the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute.

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KTVN Reno

Road Crews Make Progress on Mt. Rose Project

If you had the chance to travel on the Mt. Rose Highway this weekend, you may have wondered where the construction crews were.

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Related Topix: Nevada Government

TheBlaze.com

Reid says Obama's ambassadors aren't political,...

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Monday that President Barack Obama isn't choosing ambassadors based on their political beliefs, a statement that goes against various reports showing that about a quarter to a third of Obama's picks are political, and that many have raised money for Obama's campaign.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Nevada Government

KLAS-TV Las Vegas

8 on Your Side: Home warranty company investigated

Now, the state is taking action. 8 on Your Side first investigated Sensible Home Warranty after valley resident Marie Frisa said the company refused to pay her claim for a new microwave.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Illinoisreview

Woman Dies After Suing Over Delayed Obamacare Coverage

All posts, comments and statements made on IR are those of the authors only. Any disputes must be addressed to the writers, who are solely responsible for their posts, comments and statements.

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Nevada Appeal

Reno man features on Nat Geo Monster Fish series

The Payara is one of six large freshwater fish featured in this year's Monster Fish show on Nat Geo WILD, hosted by University of Nevada, Reno Assistant Research Professor Zeb Hogan.

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Related Topix: University of Nevada-Reno, Travel, Thailand, Laos Travel, Laos Travel, Asia Travel, Uruguay Travel, South America Travel, Brazil, Uruguay Travel, Science, Ecology

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