Kihuen says he won’t resign, says leaders knew about allegation

https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/kihuen-says-he-is-not-resigning-dodges-on-re-election-effort By Humberto Sanchez, Riley Snyder,  Megan Messerly and Michelle Rindels The Nevada Independent Nevada congressman Ruben Kihuen told ABC News on Tu … [Read more...]

No word on Gold Butte as Trump chops monument size in Utah

Gold Butte National Monument was not mentioned as President Donald Trump removed millions of acres from two massive national monuments during his visit to Utah on Monday, Dec. 4. With lavish praises for the wisdom and ability of the people of Utah to … [Read more...]

REPS. KIHUEN, ROSEN REITERATE CALLS FOR HEARING ON BUMP STOCKS TWO MONTHS AFTER LAS VEGAS SHOOTING

WASHINGTON, D.C  – Dec. 1, two months after the tragic and deadly Las Vegas shooting, Representative Ruben J. Kihuen will send a letter to the Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, Bob Goodlatte, requesting that he hold a hearing on legislation r … [Read more...]

Mesquite ranking at No. 3 among their annual “5 Safest Cities in Nevada” report.    

By Abbey Snow A recent report released by SafeWise on Nov. 13 shows Mesquite ranking at No. 3 among their annual “5 Safest Cities in Nevada” report.     SafeWise is a home security and safety brand committed to increasing safety education, awaren … [Read more...]

Red Rock and Sloan Canyon’s Holiday Hours

LAS VEGAS – Red Rock Canyon and Sloan Canyon National Conservation Areas will have reduced hours on Thanksgiving Day, November 23. The Scenic Drive area at Red Rock Canyon will be open from 6 a.m. to noon, and the Visitor Center will be open 8 a.m. t … [Read more...]

NEVADA INCREASING RATE OF PRESCHOOL STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES PARTICIPATING IN REGULAR CLASSROOMS

CARSON CITY, Nev. – Schools in Nevada have increased the number of preschool students with disabilities participating in regular classrooms 3.2 percentage points to 33 percent and are on track to increase that inclusion rate to 40 percent in the c … [Read more...]

Nevada Supreme Court Must Review State’s Experimental Execution Protocol

LAS VEGAS—The execution of Scott Dozier was put on hold Thursday, Oct. 9, after Clark County District Court Judge Jennifer P. Togliatti enjoined the Nevada Department of Corrections from administering a paralytic as the final drug in its experimental … [Read more...]

Kihuen Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C – On Oct. 10, Representative Ruben J. Kihuen joined leaders from community health centers at Hope Christian Health Center in Southern Nevada to call on Congress to extend the Community Health Centers Fund (CHCF) to make sure Nevadans c … [Read more...]

Nevada Supreme Court Must Review State’s Experimental Execution Protocol

LAS VEGAS—The execution of Scott Dozier was put on hold Thursday, Oct. 9, after Clark County District Court Judge Jennifer P. Togliatti enjoined the Nevada Department of Corrections from administering a paralytic as the final drug in its experimental … [Read more...]

“Silver bar” discovery at former Carson City mint

Dennis Cassinelli         In January, 1999 Cassinelli Construction Co. was employed by Nevada State Public Works Department to remove a portion of Carolyn Street at the Nevada State Museum to construct a parking lot and build a small park facing Ca … [Read more...]