Catherine Cortez Masto

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By Kirk Kern, Battle Born Media U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto calls Las Vegas home, but still feels a deep connection with the state's rural communities. As a lifelong Nevadan, Cortez Masto grew up in a Las Vegas that was very different … [Read more...]

President Signs Bipartisan Bill into Law

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President Signs into Law Bipartisan Bill Championed by Heller to Make Sure NV Small Businesses Have Seat at the Table Bill Would Make Sure Small Businesses have a Voice as the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Creates Rules that Impact How … [Read more...]

Council to Consider State-Mandated Room Tax Increase

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Recently, the Nevada Legislature passed Senate Bill 1, which mandates a .5% increase in room tax for all properties in Clark County to fund the expansion of the Las Vegas Convention Center. For all transient lodging establishments in Mesquite, … [Read more...]

Heller Press Release-Small Business Advocate Act

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  Washington DC – Today, Dec. 11, the U.S. Senate passed bipartisan legislation championed by United States Senator Dean Heller (R-NV), the SEC Small Business Advocate Act, that would allow small businesses, which make up almost half of the … [Read more...]

Remembering the ‘Day of Infamy’: State to Commemorate 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor with Special Ceremony

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CARSON CITY, NV (November 23rd, 2016) -- At 8:51 AM on December 7, 1941, The USS Nevada got underway to face a Japanese onslaught at Pearl Harbor. Later dubbed by President Roosevelt as "a day that will live in infamy," the USS Nevada was the only … [Read more...]

Secretary Jewell Announces Return of Native American Funerary Objects and Human Remains to Fallon Paiute Shoshone Indian Tribe

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The Department of the Interior announced today that effective November 18, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) transferred control of human remains and funerary objects found in Spirit Cave, Nevada to the Fallon Paiute Shoshone Indian Tribe. This … [Read more...]

Nevada eighth graders received the “Star State” national recognition

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Nevada eighth graders received the “Star State” national recognition for science progress from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) in its annual 2015 National Assessment of Education Progress (NAEP) report, known as the Nation’s … [Read more...]

CD4 Dem candidate linked to FBI probe

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A public relations firm for which Congressional District 4 Democratic candidate Ruben Kihuen has been employed has received an FBI subpoena for records related to a probe of a Las Vegas city councilman, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal … [Read more...]

State to inventory pumped groundwater

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Beginning September and continuing through December, staff from the Nevada Division of Water Resources, Office of the State Engineer, will be conducting pumpage and crop inventories in approximately 60 hydrographic basins statewide. While … [Read more...]

Nevada Attorney General to visit Mesquite

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Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt will kick off a southern tour of the state on Monday, Sept. 19 in Mesquite. The public is invited to meet with Laxalt in the City Council Chambers beginning at 10:30 a.m. In a telephone interview with the … [Read more...]