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New Funding Formula Could Hurt Community Colleges
Nevada’s community college budgets are already tight. But they are about to get even worse. A new state formula kicks in this year that will take away...
State Legislature Heats Up With Confrontations And Some Lawmaking
With the Nevada State Legislature in full swing, sleepy, cold Carson City is starting to heat up. There was a near fight between two Republicans in a...
Gun Control Advocate Speaks Against Campus Carry Bill
A bill to allow people to carry concealed weapons on Nevada college campuses is making its way through the state Legislature. Sponsored by Republican...
New Study Questions Long-Held Rules For Avoiding A Peanut Allergy
A week old study in the New England Journal of Medicine said feeding toddlers peanuts might help them develop combat a peanut allergy later in life....

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Out there
It's a great big world out there, and these people make the most of it Mike Smalls' paddle digs softly into the water, propelling him quietly along as ducks forage and fish take flight here and there. This is his first time in a kayak, but you wouldn't know it. It's almost as though the serene surroundings bring out a natural confidence. ... [more]

Feeding les masses
Michael Mina goes mainstream at his new Parisian concept, Bardot Brasserie - but these dishes please without pandering. We appear to be approaching a Goldilocks moment in our local dining scene. From the gold-leaf and truffle-topped porridge devoured during our city's boom to the bacon-wrapped and deep-fried versions made popular during... [more]

Trendsetter: Dani Reeves
Born in Hamburg, Iowa, Dani Reeves kickstarted her modeling career after she won the 2007 Miss Iowa USA competition. Today she lives in Las Vegas, but her modeling gigs take her everywhere from L.A. to Milan. How would you describe your personal style? Incredibly eclectic and diverse while maintaining a very glamorous element to each... [more]

frost.jpg Desert Bloom
If you're thinking that our warm weather means your plants are safe from a late frost, you're probably right. But then again, you never know. It only seems that Jack Frost has skipped a visit to Southern Nevada this year. Here's Angela O'Callaghan with Desert Bloom.

Howard_Cannon.jpg Nevada Yesterdays
As politics go, winning one election doesn't necessarily mean an easy victory in the next one. The first Las Vegas resident to be elected to the Senate faced more challenges the second time around.

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