Saturday, July 2, 2022

Swimming, Italy, and the Wonder of Dogs with Lynne Cox

Lynne Cox has seen a lot over the more than 35 years as an amateur, record-setting long-distance and cold water swimmer. Cox has swum...

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...

Eulogy for America

  May 25, 2022 I awake in tangled sheets and look for it on the news, behind sorrowful faces, in bursts of crossfire rage on Facebook, infantile Twitter...

Two Poems by Krista Lukas

Forever Stamp   -Is that a guarantee?           Grandpa Ben’s response at age 87           when the DMV clerk handed...

Former Sex Industry Workers Cite 13th Amendment in Lawsuit that Could...

Two former sex industry workers have filed a Complaint in U.S. District Court, District of Nevada against a diverse and extraordinary list of defendants...

The Truckee River Under Assault – Trash is Just One Insult...

The annual Truckee River Cleanup Day set for September 25, 2021 is a 17 year-old beautification tradition. Every year, the nonprofit organization Keep Truckee...

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...

Federal Cannabis Legislation at a Crossroads

In every state except Idaho, Kansas, and Nebraska, there is some legal provision for the possession and consumption of cannabis for medical or adult...

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...