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September 21, 2013
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Prison Industries erases last year’s $165,000 loss

Nevada’s Prison Industries program, which is charged with being self-supporting, is on its way to a banner year for fiscal 2013. Lawmakers criticized the program in 2012 for mounting losses. But prison officials told the legislative and private industry panel overseeing its operations Friday that through the first three quarters of fiscal year 2013, the program had generated net income of $490,707 — an improvement of more than $650,000 compared with the $165,883 loss it reported at that point a year ago. The biggest swing was in operations of the Prison Ranch program, which went from a loss of $8,782 …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Sep 23, 2013 03:00PM Published Sep 21, 2013 01:43AM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.