Saturday, July 2, 2022

The Chamber of Cannabis and Nevada’s Cannabis Future

Nevada voters first approved the Nevada Medical Marijuana Act in 1998. The initiative passed again in 2000, which amended the state constitution to provide...

Downwinders Look to Renew and Expand Radiation Exposure Compensation Act

Between 1951 and 1992, U.S. scientists and engineers conducted 928 nuclear blasts at the Nevada Test Site (NTS), a roughly 1,400 square-mile federal reservation...

As the Dixie Fire Continues to Rage, ForestFest and Solar Cook-Off...

At the western end of the Indian Valley is the community of Greenville, California. Eight miles to the southeast, at the other end of...

Sol Cannabis founder talks consumption lounges 

Cannabis dispensaries in northern Nevada are typically well appointed and very similar to each other. A greeter checks your id and lets you into...

Sick finches – the ravages of a changing climate

The salmonella bacteria causes Salmonellosis, a common and often deadly bird disease. Late last year and early this year there have been numerous reports...

Growing residential development and wild horses intersect in south Reno

Much of the recent Reno City Council debate over the proposed 70-house development known as The Canyons along the Veterans Parkway corridor in south...

Study evaluates the electric vehicle use needed to meet Greenhouse Gas...

Nevada is all-in on the development of renewable energy sources.  Senate Bill 254 became law after Nevada's 2019 Legislative Session. The measure set the tiered...

Thacker Pass Lithium mine approval draws around-the-clock protest

There is one working lithium mine in the United States, the Silver Peak brine mine located near Goldfield, Nevada. Last Friday, the US Bureau...

A conversation with Corey Lequieu

I first learned about Nevadan Corey Lequieu as one of 26 people who, in 2016, participated in the armed takeover of the Malheur National...

When those who drown cannot be found, they call Bruce’s Legacy

On January 1, 2016, Ryan Osberg and Bob Glennon went fishing on Pyramid Lake but did not return. Officials found their vehicle by the...