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  1. Extension service veto an affrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Reading Gov. Brian Sandoval's veto note on a bill to examine the effectiveness of the state's Cooperative Extension Service, you'd come away thinking the measure was an attempt to rob Sandoval's alma mater, UNR. Sandoval contended that the bill threatened to divert 70-75 percent of the federal funding currently received by UNR for extension services, which it oversees statewide, by potentially allowing UNLV and the Desert Research Institute to take over direction of the services in Southern Nevada.

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  2. Vagos biker gang members indicted in wide-ranging case; several local arrests madeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A police officer shows the Vagos motorcycle gang patches confiscated in a raid at a command post in San Bernardino, Calif., Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011. In this Nov. 17, 2011 file photo, Vagos motorcycle gang member Ernesto Gonzalez is led from district court under heavy security in Reno, Nev., after pleading guilty in the shooting death of Hells Angels member Jeffrey "Jethrow" Pettigrew.

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  3. Photo: Nevada state Sen. Don Gustavson, R-Sparks, smellsRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Nevada state Sen. Don Gustavson, R-Sparks, smells a sample of marijuana, Friday, March 24, 2017, as Christopher Price, a ''budtender'' at the Blum medical marijuana dispensary, describes the operation during a brief tour a the store on Virginia Street, about a mile south of the main casino district, in Reno.

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  4. Girl, 15, hit, killed while crossing street in RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Police say a 15-year-old Reno girl is dead after she was hit by a car while crossing the street.

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  5. Man accused of Reno casino burglary also faces murder chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A man accused of battering a Reno casino employee after allegedly stealing gambling chips from a blackjack table now also faces a murder charge. Reno Police Lt.

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  6. Body found in Truckee River near downtown RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Police Lt. William Rulla says the body is badly decomposed and believes it has been there for some time.

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  7. Parties unify on extension measureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Assembly Bill 407, a bill we co-sponsored, aims to reform Cooperative Extension Service in Nevada. The bipartisan bill empowers the Legislative Council Bureau to audit current extension service practices between now and the start of the next legislative session.

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  8. Cooperation leads to passage of bill on cooperative extension servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Assembly Bill 407, a bill we co-sponsored, aims to reform cooperative extension service in Nevada. The bipartisan bill empowers the Legislative Council Bureau to audit current CES practices between now and the start of the next legislative session.

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  9. Sandoval signs 65 bills, pledges to end session on timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval announced Friday he signed 65 bills into law, vetoed a high-profile insulin bill and pledged to wrap up the 2017 legislative session on time despite the lack of a budget agreement with the Democratic-controlled Legislature three days before its biennial deadline. The Republican governor's remarks to reporters came the day after Democratic leaders scrapped funding for an unimplemented school voucher program that Sandoval and Republican legislators have been bent on including in the two-year state spending plan of over $8 billion.

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  10. New Mexico counterfeiter gets up to 18 years in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A 47-year-old New Mexico man with a 25-year-old criminal history has been sentenced to up to 18 years in a Nevada prison for counterfeiting. Murry McKinley pleaded guilty in state district court in Reno in March to one count of uttering a forged instrument.

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  11. The Torch RunRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Clark County School District Police Department officers run north on Las Vegas Blvd. from the Linq to the Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower for The Torch Run on May 12, 2017.

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  12. Photo: Clark County Marshals ran the torch to Zappos whicRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Clark County Marshals ran the torch to Zappos which hosted a ceremony to honor the Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run on May 12, 2017.

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  13. Photo: Clark County School District Police Department offRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Clark County School District Police Department officers run north on Las Vegas Blvd. from the Linq to the Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower for The Torch Run on May 12, 2017.

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  14. Apple plans $1 billion expansion at data center in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Apple announced plans Wednesday for a $1 billion expansion of its massive data center east of Reno, doubling its investment and roughly tripling its workforce at the technology campus where company officials expect to hire 100 additional workers. The announcement came as the Reno City Council approved Apple's plans to build a $4 million shipping and receiving warehouse on a vacant lot in downtown Reno that will make it eligible for millions of dollars in tax breaks.

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  15. 1 hospitalized in chemical spill at Tesla plant in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Officials say one person has been hospitalized after a chemical spill forced the evacuation of part of Tesla's giant battery factory in Nevada. Storey County emergency operations director Joe Curtis said Monday an unidentified cleaning agent in a 55-gallon barrel overturned in an isolated area near a vehicle.

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  16. Nevada Senate approves variety of billsRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The Senate Monday approved a variety of bills ranging from restoring civil rights to felons, to allowing mayors to perform weddings and to make license plates supporting the incoming Vegas Golden Knights hockey team. Some 50 bills were passed and sent to the Assembly.

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  17. Audit cites training deficiencies in rising Reno jail deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    After a newspaper investigation revealed a sharp increase in suicides and in-custody deaths at a Nevada jail, an independent audit found serious deficiencies in training and mental health care for inmates. Washoe County Sheriff Chuck Allen requested the outside review after the Reno Gazette-Journal launched its probe into deaths at the county jail where the suicide rate jumped to nearly 10 times the national rate two years ago.

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  18. Heller, Amodei plan Reno town hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Sen. Dean Heller tells a story about his son and modern power consumption during the Moapa Southern Paiute Solar Commissioning Project ceremony on Friday, March 17, 2017. U.S. Sen. Dean Heller and U.S. Rep. Mark Amodei, both Republicans, are planning a town hall Monday in Reno.

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  19. Legal pot pushes small-town Nevada bars toward DUI trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    From behind the bar of a silver-era saloon, Joe Dunn on Thursday encouraged lawmakers pushing for small-town Nevada establishments like the one he manages just inside the Utah border to train staff in preventing intoxicated patrons from driving. With recreational marijuana sales scheduled to begin later this year, Nevada legislators and safety advocates believe it is time to include rural bars and restaurants like the century-old Overland Hotel and Saloon in the state's training initiative to combat impaired driving.

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  20. Nevada attorney general wants judge to dismiss fire lawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    In this Oct. 14, 2016, file photo, a rainbow arches over the Little Valley Fire, in Washoe Lake, Nev. Nevada's attorney general says the owners of 23 homes destroyed by a wildfire sparked by a smoldering controlled burn north of Carson City in October, 2016, may be entitled to some compensation for unintentional damage to their property, but they have no legal basis to argue they're the victim of a government "taking."

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