2014-2015 Property Tax Bills in the Mail

Tax bills for the more than 730,000 parcels in Clark County are being mailed to property owners this week, according to the County Treasurer’s Office.  The taxes levied on all secured real property in the County for fiscal year 2014-2015 total just le … [Read more...]

Fireworks prohibited on public lands

While fireworks are available in Nye County and safe and sane fireworks go on sale in Clark County June 28, fire restrictions remain in place in Southern Nevada. Possession and use of all fireworks (including safe and sane) is prohibited on Bureau … [Read more...]

DMV Offers Nevada 150th License Plate Photo Contest

The Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles is sponsoring a photography contest and the winner will receive a piece of Nevada history – the license plate that marks Nevada’s 150th anniversary. Nevada was admitted to the Union on October 31, 1864. The o … [Read more...]

Nevada Division of Insurance Informs Consumers about Insurance Issues Surrounding Ride-Sharing Technology Companies

Carson City - As ride-sharing technology services gain popularity across the country, the Nevada Division of Insurance is informing Nevada consumers that such for-profit ride-sharing arrangements can put them at risk of being … [Read more...]

SNAP offering family hikes this summer

The Southern Nevada Agency Partnership (SNAP) Wilderness Team is sponsoring a series of wilderness hikes this summer on Mount Charleston in the Spring Mountains National Recreation Area. The family-friendly hikes through Fletcher Canyon are being … [Read more...]

Nevada Voter ID Petition Fails

Las Vegas, NV – Today, the “Our Vote Nevada PAC” failed to file the required number of signatures (101,667) to qualify for the November 2014 ballot. “Our Vote Nevada PAC,” sought to impose a discriminatory, suppressive photographic voter ID requireme … [Read more...]

DMV plans statewide sweep

CARSON CITY – Department of Motor Vehicle investigators will fan out across the state Thursday in an effort to get Nevada’s car dealers to sign up for a mandatory Dealer Report of Sale program as well as renew licensing with the state to do business, … [Read more...]

Memorial Day ‘grass march’ protests BLM

On Monday, May 26, Memorial Day, a group of Nevadans are planning what they are calling a Grass March — a 70-mile horseback trek from Elko to Battle Mountain to publicly protest and bring attention to the plight of ranchers who are methodically havin … [Read more...]

Nevada Department of Agriculture urges horse owners to vaccinate for West Nile Virus

SPARKS, Nev. -- With mosquito season just around the corner, the Nevada Department of Agriculture is advising all horse owners to contact their veterinarians and update their animals’ West Nile Virus (WNV) vaccinations. WNV is transmitted by m … [Read more...]

“Woman of Valor” picked as state’s top senior citizen

A “woman of valor” was chosen to be the Nevada Senior Citizen of the Year 2014. Raymonde Fiol, a 77 year old from Las Vegas, was selected as the Nevada Senior Citizen of the Year 2014 for her many years of selfless service in preserving the memory … [Read more...]