Letter to the editor-West

In Nevada, the constable fills the duty of serving legal notices in civil matters. For many, that means the constable is the face delivering an eviction notice. Constable Duane Thurston has never left an evicted family on the street without … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Weinrich

I am a fifth grade teacher at J. L. Bowler Elementary School in Bunkerville.  I am writing to express my appreciation for some of the amazing volunteers who have helped our students. Volunteers are critical to the success of two of our important … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Gillick

Constable Candidates   First, let me begin by stating that there is no actual need for this office to exist.   It is a carry-over from the 19th century when there were few law enforcement officers available in the rural areas.  Only a few s … [Read more...]

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...]