Nevada Newswire (Page 11)

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  1. Drone distance bill unanimously clears Nevada Assembly commiteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    A commercial drone flits through the sky at the Henderson Unmanned Vehicle Range as part of a flight demonstration during the site's groundbreaking ceremony Jan. 4. CARSON CITY - The Assembly Transportation Committee unanimously passed a bill on Tuesday that would ban drones around transmission lines operated and maintained by the Colorado River Commission of Nevada. Assembly Bill 11 adds the transmission lines to the list of "critical" structures drones must stay away from.

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  2. Records bill would gut public's right to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Assemblywoman Julia Ratti, D-Sparks, listens to comments from the public during the fourth day of the Nevada Legislative session on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, in Carson City. @benjaminhphoto Assemblywoman Julia Ratti, D-Sparks, listens to comments from the public during the fourth day of the Nevada Legislative session on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, in Carson City.

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  3. Students propose Nevada schools teach consent, other lawsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 21 | KTVN Reno

    The Nevada Youth Legislature is proposing public high schools teach students about sexual consent and the ramifications of breaking certain laws. Senate Bill 108 would require secondary education curricula to include the legal definition of sexual consent and how to comply with it.

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  4. Alcohol Compliance Check From St. Patrick's Day.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | KTVN Reno

    On Friday, March 17, 2017, members of the Regional Street Enforcement Team conducted an underage alcohol compliance check during St. Patrick's Day. The operation was conducted in partnership with Join Together Northern Nevada , a non-profit community organization.

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  5. Adelson tops list of wealthy Southern NevadansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016, in Las Vegas. (Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @Erik_Verduzco President of the Nevada Department of Education Elaine Wynn speaks during a public hearing at the Nevada Department of Education in Las Vegas on ...

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  6. Water advocate chooses Las Vegas to launch epic run along 6 rivers on 6 continentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... an example how to do more with less, she said. "Las Vegas is really an interesting case study in innovation." But Nevada's largest city also relies on an overtaxed Colorado River that runs dry long before it reaches the Gulf of California, Guli ...

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  7. Combined bill proposes updates to Nevada laws for testing driverless vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    At the start of the legislative session, the Governor's Office of Economic Development and Nevada's Department of Motor Vehicles introduced overlapping bills on how to deal with the future of driverless cars . Rather than compete, both sides spent the last couple of weeks revising Assembly Bill 69 , which updates existing laws that allow for the testing and deployment of autonomous vehicles for commercial and personal uses in Nevada.

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  8. Nevada Republicans propose $60 million school voucher remedyRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 21 | KTVN Reno

    Nevada Republicans say creating a new state office to operate a school voucher program will fix a technical flaw delaying its implementation. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that Republicans want to revise that with Senate Bill 359.

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  9. Las Vegas principal recognized nationally for efforts to keep students in schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... appreciate Communities in Schools, a dropout prevention organization at Chaparral and 46 other schools in Southern Nevada. This year, James was honored by the group as one of five people nationwide to receive the "All In for Students" award. "They ...

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  10. Strife in the fast lane: Fines proposed for slow driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Motorists going too slow in the far-left lane would be subject to fines, if two Assembly bills introduced this week are approved by the Nevada Legislature. If slow drivers in the far-left lane of a highway irk you, help may be coming to get them out of the way.

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  11. Report: NFL owners plan to vote Monday on Raiders' moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | The Fresno Bee

    ... the void after casino magnate Sheldon Adelson and investment bank Goldman Sachs withdrew from the deal. The state of Nevada is contributing $750 million through the sales of bonds to be repaid over 30 years by a hotel room tax for Clark County. The ...

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  12. Hyperloop firm begins building first passenger podRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Daily Mail

    ... heating up, and earlier this month, Los Angeles-based startup Hyperloop One unveiled a full-scale prototype in the Nevada Desert. Now, HTT and Spanish firm Carbures have started work on the radical pod that they say will be the first passenger ...

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  13. Traffic Jammin' with Janis Mara - Can You Use CA Disabled...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 21 | ClayCord.com

    ... the websites or call the Department of Motor Vehicles in those states, just to be sure. Here's the word from the Nevada DMV: "You may not park in a handicapped space without disabled persons plates or placards issued by a government agency. ...

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  14. Far-right activist plans challenge for Nevada House seat RENO, Nev....Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... Nev. (AP) - A conservative activist and onetime candidate for U.S. Senate is again seeking congressional office in Nevada. Angle has run for federal office three times to no avail, including a bid in the northern Nevada district currently held by ...

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  15. Nevada secretary of state warns of scam to pay 'IRS tax fees'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske issued a warning Tuesday about a scam purporting to come from the secretary of state's office. Cegavske said she became aware of the scam when her office received a request to verify the authenticity of the document, which claims to be issued by the "Secretary of Nevada Taxation" and bears the forged signature of former Secretary of State Ross Miller.

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  16. Nevada On Cusp Of Ratifying Equal Rights Amendment 35 Years After DeadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Nevada has taken a crucial step closer to ratifying the Equal Rights Amendment - roughly 35 years after a deadline imposed by Congress. The state's Assembly approved the long-dormant measure in a largely party-line vote on Monday, sending it back to the state Senate for a final blessing.

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  17. Commission adds 2 members to marijuana advisory panelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Clark County commissioners voted today to add two additional at-large members to a Green Ribbon Panel that will advise them on zoning and business issues related to recreational marijuana. Padgett is the founding member of the Nevada Dispensary Association and the Nevada Cannabis Coalition.

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  18. NHP: Drive High, Get a DuiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | CBS Local

    LAS VEGAS - They got to experience the distraction of driving high. Members of the Las Vegas media were invited to Nevada Highway Patrol head-quarters to see through marijuana-impaired goggles.

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  19. Far-Right Activist Angle Plans Nevada House Seat ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | CBS Local

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  20. Nevada Legislature wants popular vote to determine presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    A bipartisan proposal to elect the president based on the popular vote from all 50 states and Washington, D.C., was debated Tuesday in an Assembly Committee. Assembly Bill 274 , introduced by Assemblyman Nelson Araujo, D-Las Vegas, would have Nevada follow the lead of 11 other states that have enacted the " Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote.

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