Free market is better for the Internet

The debate continues over whether the Federal Communications Commission’s December repeal of the Obama administration’s “net neutrality” rule will help or hurt rural communities’ bid for greater access to high-speed Internet service, and now it has be … [Read more...]

Letter to the Editor-Abplanalp

Another RV Park in Scenic?  Are you kidding me? An RV Park in Scenic Arizona is not needed, it is not wanted, appears to only benefit one individual and adds nothing to the residents who live here.  The Planning and Zoning Commission did not do t … [Read more...]

Distance Learning Connects Rural Communities

  By Senator Catherine Cortez Masto   Nevada’s small towns and rural communities are home to some of our state’s most inspiring students. Yet, for many young men and women in Nevada’s rural and underserved communities, more needs to … [Read more...]

Primary candidates we recommend

Early voting begins Saturday for Nevada’s party primaries, so we take this opportunity to offer our two cents worth. Since none of the candidates for major statewide offices on the Democratic slate would get our backing come November, so we will a … [Read more...]

Letter To the Editor-Joseph R. Maridon. Jr., Esq

To The Honorable Justice of the Peace for Bunkerville Township Darryll Dodenbier: I want to extend my congratulations! While you still violate Judicial Canon 2 on a regular basis, it has been more than three and a half years since you abused the … [Read more...]

The Legend of Montezuma Mountain

During the years when I traveled around the Great Basin while working for the Nevada State Highway Department, later known as NDOT, I occasionally crossed paths with some very interesting characters. One of these, who I will call Danny, claimed to be … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor- Williams

First, I am not a smoker, but I am a constitutionalist. The economics have been laid out and that alone should have guided the City to squash this Chinese/North Korean, controlling piece of arrogant, freedom sucking idea back to where it came … [Read more...]

Letter to the Editor-Ward

Dear Virgin Valley Residents: I am saddened that I will be retiring at the end of this school year. I have enjoyed my time as the “School Nurse in Virgin Valley”. I have enjoyed watching your children grow into respectable adults. I appreciate eve … [Read more...]

Still time to negotiate on Yucca Mountain

The U.S. House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly, 340-72, this past week to restart the licensing process to make Yucca Mountain in Nye County the nation’s permanent repository of nuclear waste. H.R. 3053, the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments A … [Read more...]

Letter to the Editor-Thank you-Ann Rice

THANK YOU MESQUITE!!  – For the honor of being named Grand Marshall for the 2018 Mesquite Days Parade.  True success is seldom achieved by one person alone.  Whatever success I have achieved in life is due to contributions from many people – my fa … [Read more...]