Nevada Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Photo: Signs protesting the ESA voucher program are colleRead the original story

    Friday | The Las Vegas Sun

    Signs protesting the ESA voucher program are collected from protestors prior to them entering the courtroom during rallies for and against the ESA voucher program at the start of the Nevada Supreme Court hearing for Lopez v.

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  2. Photo: ESA voucher protestors rally outside the RegionalRead the original story

    Friday | The Las Vegas Sun

    ESA voucher protestors rally outside the Regional Justice Center prior to the start of the Nevada Supreme Court hearing for Lopez v.

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  3. State Supreme Court Justices grill attorneys during school choice hearings FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Nevada Assemblywoman Olivia Diaz speaks out against the Senate Bill 302 on Friday, June 29, 2016 at the Regional Justice Center in Las Vegas. Concerned citizens pack the courtroom overflow to watch the SB302 hearing at the Regional Justice Center in Las Vegas, Friday, July 29, 2016.

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  4. Longtime Sun pressman Raymond Leland Calhoon dies at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Las Vegas Sun

    Raymond Leland Calhoon, the patriarch of a family whose Southern Nevada roots date to the late 19th century and a longtime Las Vegas Sun pressman, died Monday, July 25, 2016, from complications of pneumonia. He was 73. Calhoon worked for the Sun newspaper as a press operator from 1959 to 1990.

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  5. Scientists: Climate change tightening 'alarming' grip on Lake TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Nevada Appeal

    ... Control Board, the Tahoe Fund, the Tahoe Lakefront Owners Association, the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency, the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection, the Tahoe Water Suppliers Association, the League to Save Lake Tahoe and the Incline Village ...

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  6. The Latest: Protesters turn out in Nevada school choice caseRead the original story

    Friday | KTVN Reno

    The Latest on Nevada Supreme Court arguments about whether a broad program to allow public money to fund parents' choice to send children to private schools is constitutional : Hundreds of protesters for and against a sweeping Nevada school choice program turned out at a downtown Las Vegas courthouse with signs and bullhorns to voice their opinions about the constitutionality of the measure. The peaceful but loud demonstrations come ahead of Nevada Supreme Court arguments Friday about an Education Savings Accounts program created last year by the state Legislature, but stopped at least temporarily by a lower court ruling.

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  7. Homes threatened by northern Nevada wildfire evacuatedRead the original story

    Friday | KTVN Reno

    A shelter has been set up for up to 400 people at a middle school while large animals are being relocated to Reno Livestock Events Center.

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  8. Nevada Gaming Revenue Up In JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News 88.9 KNPR

    The latest figures from the Nevada Gaming Control Board have been released , and June was a good month for the state's casinos. Clark County saw a collective increase of 7.33 percent in gaming win, with the strip up 9.74 percent and Laughlin up 9.57 percent compared to this time last year.

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    Friday | KTVN Reno

    The Nevada State Contractors Board is issuing a Consumer Alert in northern Nevada, especially in and around Reno, Tahoe, and Carson City. They say that four individuals are operating under an unlicensed contractor name "Reliable Roofing and Paving" and are scamming homeowners, seniors, and small businesses by taking their money up front and providing no work or materials.

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  10. Who else is looking forward to watching the Las Vegas Raiders?Read the original story

    Friday | Environmental Economics

    ... new stadium. The 11-person committee meets tomorrow to work on hammering out a final figure and sending a proposal to Nevada governor Brian Sandoval. Billionaire Sheldon Adelson and his Las Vegas Sands Corporation would theoretically be on the hook ...

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  11. Hyperloop Developer Debuts New Manufacturing, Testing FacilityRead the original story

    Friday | Manufacturing.net

    ... speeds through large pressurized tubes. Hyperloop One conducted an initial propulsion test in the nearby Nevada desert earlier this year and aims to begin testing DevLoop early next year. "The ability to have a world-class machine shop in-house ...

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  12. Celebrate National Dance Day in Las Vegas and Help Hero SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PR Log

    ... July 30 is National Dance Day. LAS VEGAS - July 29, 2016 - PRLog -- Celebrate National Dance Day and give back to a Nevada non profit at Darnell Dance Works, 7340 S. Eastern Ave., in Body Fitness Fusion on Saturday. Contemporary dance, 2 p.m.: Focus ...

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  13. Nevada casinos end 2016 fiscal year with $11.1 billion gaming winRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Nevada casinos posted a strong 6.8 percent gaming win in June, helping the state's major industry eke out a tiny 0.66 percent gain for the fiscal year that ended June 30, the state Gaming Control Board reported Friday.

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  14. Highway traffic signs are for public purposes, not commercial advertisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Hill

    ... stations. This request was withdrawn when it became clear that FHWA would not approve it. Earlier in the decade, Nevada sought federal approval to allow advertising within interchanges. The request was denied. New Hampshire's Department of ...

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  15. HyperLoop One Opens Manufacturing Plant In Las VegasRead the original story

    Friday | SocalTECH.com

    ... e company said it set up the manufacturing plant in Las Vegas, as a result of efforts of State and local officials in Nevada.

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  16. 9 guilty pleas in standoff up ante for Ammon BundyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... circle. Two of those have negotiated, or are in the process of negotiating, a resolution to a federal indictment in Nevada as well. The developments are not unusual in a complex conspiracy prosecution involving multiple defendants, but they likely ...

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  17. Gigafactory opening shows 'Tesla effect' taking shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... footprint equal to about 107 football fields. Several states wanted it in their backyards, but Tesla ultimately chose Nevada, in part because legislators had approved tax breaks and incentives worth an estimated $1.3 billion over 20 years. Until ...

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  18. Disappointment, frustration linger for Nevada's Sanders supportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... cry "enough is enough" - peppered the night and, specifically, Clinton's speech. A handful of Sanders delegates from Nevada wearing those same shirts held signs bearing the name of Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein during Clinton's ...

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  19. Battle over school choice comes to a head before Nevada Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Las Vegas Sun

    In the year since Nevada's controversial education savings account program was passed by a Republican Legislature and signed by Gov. Brian Sandoval, the Silver State has become the front line in the battle over school choice. State officials swung into action piecing the program together, national groups supported grassroots advocates spreading the message of school choice, and opponents were there every step of the way arguing the program would siphon resources from the state's already ailing public school system.

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  20. Thanks to Reid for help getting home from UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Las Vegas Sun

    Nevadans may or may not agree with Sen. Harry Reid's politics, but our family can attest that Reid and his office represent Nevadans well when called upon. Tom Baker, who worked in the political arena for many years and is a family friend of ours, contacted Reid's office on our behalf in January to ask for assistance in finishing our 5 1/2-year-long adoption.

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