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New ‘Welcome to Nevada’ signs going up on U.S. 395

October 15, 2019

The Nevada Department of Transportation is installing new “Welcome to Nevada” signs at both locations where U.S. 395 enters the state. A spokesman said preliminary construction began Oct. 7 near Topaz Lake south of Gardnerville....



Charges allege foreign funds funneled to Laxalt, Duncan

October 10, 2019

LAS VEGAS — Prosecutors in New York allege that contributions to Republican candidates for Nevada governor and state attorney general in 2018 were attempts by businessmen with ties to President Donald Trump’s lawyer and the...




Buttigieg presidential campaign to open Carson City office

October 3, 2019

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg’s campaign is scheduled to open a field office in Carson City on Sunday, according to a media release. The Carson City office opening is scheduled for 5 p.m., Sunday at...




Bernie Sanders has heart procedure, cancels campaign events

October 2, 2019

WASHINGTON — Bernie Sanders’ campaign said Wednesday that the Democratic presidential candidate had a heart procedure for a blocked artery and was canceling events and appearances “until further notice.“ The 78-year-old Sanders experienced chest discomfort...





Rep. Mark Amodei to await ‘process’ on impeachment

September 27, 2019

LAS VEGAS — Nevada Republican Congressman Mark Amodei says he’ll await the results of congressional investigations before deciding whether he would cast a vote to impeach President Donald Trump. Amodei told reporters Thursday the question...


21 attorneys general push banking bill for pot businesses

September 26, 2019

Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford is leading a coalition of 21 attorneys general urging Congress to approve legislation allowing legal cannabis businesses access to the banking system. He said existing federal laws bar banks from...


Elizabeth Warren schedules Oct. 2 town hall in Carson City

September 24, 2019

Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren is coming to Carson City next week. Warren, a U.S. senator from Massachusetts, is hosting a town hall at 6 p.m. Oct. 2 at the Multi-Purpose Athletic Center, 1860 Russell...



Pelosi announces official impeachment inquiry of President Trump

September 24, 2019

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi launched a formal impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump on Tuesday, acquiescing to mounting pressure from fellow Democrats and plunging a deeply divided nation into an election year clash...