Friday, July 1, 2022

It’s All Such a Shame

Opinion And some of us say, “How can this be?” “This” being nineteen grade-schoolers and two teachers massacred in their classroom even before the victims...

Rittenhouse in Nevada

Opinion A gun store in Carson City, near where I live in northern Nevada, ran an ad on their Facebook page reminding customers to ask...

Trump Justice Complex

Opinion There is an old political gimmick, called “doubling-down,” that certain politicians have perfected. It’s a term for a point in blackjack when, if you’ve...

Trickle Down Extremism, Part 2

Opinion The outstanding feature of politics nowadays goes something like, “They can’t possibly top this.” And then they do.  Our Lyon County Commissioners caught a bad...

Reno Police move to undermine spike in catalytic convertor thefts

Since the start of the pandemic in March of 2020, according to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), there has been an eleven-fold, nationwide...

Taking Justice Seriously

Opinion There are many events which tell us about ourselves. They are mirrors, so to speak. The world sees us, looking at the reflection. And...

What is police accountability without transparency?

Imagine the government conducting an extensive investigation into complaints that police practices violate citizens’ constitutional rights, but deciding not to take further action. Now...

Pro-police rally presages next special session of the Nevada Legislature

The second special legislative session of the summer was slated to begin Thursday, July 30, but yesterday Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak announced the special...

Nevada COVID-19 Fraud Task Force Offers Guidance for Victims of Unemployment...

Nevada’s COVID-19 Task Force, formed by Attorney General Aaron D. Ford and U.S. Attorney Nicholas A. Trutanich, has recently received reports suggesting that personal...

Sparks City Councilmembers Respond to Vandalism, Public Outcry over Miciah Lee...

Sparks City Councilmembers Charlene Bybee, Ward 4, and Kristopher Dahir, Ward 5, were among those cleaning up the vandalism that took place on City...