Nevada health exchange rate increase is lowest since it started

https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/rates-for-on-exchange-health-insurance-plans-to-increase-by-1-9-percent-next-year-the-smallest-increase-since-the-affordable-care-act-went-into-effect By Megan Messerly, The Nevada Inedpendent The cost … [Read more...]

RENO RODEO Through June 23

The wildest, richest rodeo in the West! The Reno Rodeo began in 1919 and is a PRCA (Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association) sanctioned sporting event. Reno Rodeo is a non-profit organization made up more than 350 volunteers. More than 150,000 fans … [Read more...]

Mesquite City Council primary race set for November

The November general election ballot for Mesquite City Council was set Tuesday, June 12 when the results of the primary election narrowed the list of candidates in races for two of three seats on the dais. Annie Black, a newcomer to Mesquite … [Read more...]

5 Minutes with Jared Fisher, Republican Candidate for Governor.

As early voting wraps ups Friday, election day is Tuesday, June 12.  Over 40 percent of voters will vote on election day. We spoke with candidate Jared Fisher, who rode his bike 1,400-miles through rural Nevada -twice- and is ending the last few days … [Read more...]

Yucca bill passes House despite unified delegation opposition

https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/indy-dc-download-yucca-bill-passes-house-despite-unified-delegation-opposition/ By Humberto Sanchez The Nevada Independent Members of the Nevada House delegation did their best Avengers: Infinity War … [Read more...]

Judge rules recall efforts targeting state senators dead; possible appeal uncertain

https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/judge-rules-recall-efforts-targeting-state-senators-dead-possible-appeal-uncertain By Riley Snyder Efforts to recall two Democratic state senators are officially dead — but how they died could have i … [Read more...]

Adam Laxalt statement on education

Education is the civil rights issue of our time. There are many important challenges I’ll address if I have the honor of serving as Nevada’s next Governor, but my top priority will be ensuring all of Nevada’s children have access to the quality educa … [Read more...]

Sandoval, school superintendents discuss arming teachers and more

By Jackie Valley The Nevada Independent https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/sandoval-school-superintendents-discuss-arming-teachers-and-more-at-capital-gathering Most Nevada school districts have chosen not to allow staff members to carry … [Read more...]

Son of controversial Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy announces run for governor

The Nevada Independent reported Ryan Bundy, the son of controversial Mesquite-area rancher Cliven Bundy, plans to run for governor in 2018. Bundy told The Nevada Independent in an interview on Thursday that he plans to file to run for governor as a … [Read more...]

Nevada Youth Range Camp accepting applications

Youth offered opportunity for hands-on learning about desert and mountain rangelands RENO, Nev. – University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and the Nevada Section of the Society for Range Management are now accepting applications for the Nevada Y … [Read more...]