Monday, July 4, 2022

Stewart Indian School leaves behind a complicated history 

Five or six years ago, I took a night class on Wašiw language and culture offered through Western Nevada College in Douglas County....

A Look at Cohousing in Nevada

Throughout the United States, the majority of housing is made up of suburban, single-family homes. However, as an increase in housing demands is met...

Court Decision in Martis Valley West Case

A long-awaited victory for conservation groups came in mid-February when California’s 3rd District Court of Appeals found that the 2016 approval of development in...

Inextricably Linked: Understanding the Ties Between Climate Adaptation and Economic Opportunity

The implications of a changing climate are being felt in communities all across the state of California. Drought, wildfire, and torrential rains have begun...

Nevadans Remain Split

Southern Nevada’s newest lands bill has amassed support from conservationists, fair housing advocates, and lawmakers across the state, but not all are confident that...

Climate Resiliency Strategies at the Community Level

In late 2019, the California Community Economic Development Association (CCEDA), in partnership with Climate Resolve and a number of state agencies, began discussions on...

What the Build Back Better Act Would Mean for Nevada

With the Bill’s Passage Cast in Doubt, An Opportunity to Strengthen Nevada’s Leadership Role in the American West Could Vanish With It. This weekend, the...

Affordable housing crisis in Tahoe

Workforce housing at Lake Tahoe: It’s hard to find, it’s way too expensive, and it sometimes leaves 30 somethings stuffed together with a bunch...

Mayoral Candidate Jenny Brekhus – A Conversation

A resident of Reno since 1998 and an experienced city planner, Jenny Brekhus has been a city council member for Ward 1 for three...

Private Ski Resort Development Proposed in West Lake Tahoe Causing Concern...

For people living on Lake Tahoe’s western slopes, the possibility of a private, residential ski development has been around for several decades. Now, that...