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Reno Officers Ordered To Return From Training Mission To Ukraine
In late January, police officers from Reno were sent to the Ukraine to help train officers there in community policing. The five were to be gone two...
Despite A Republican Majority In the Senate, Is Reid Still The Boss?
After the Republican sweep in the November elections, U.S. Senator Harry Reid, D – NV lost his seat as majority leader in the Senate. But observers in...
Reflecting On Nevada's And The Nation's Nuclear Legacy
Troy Wade has been a direct observer of the nuclear legacy of both Nevada and the United States. He came to Nevada in 1958, as the Nevada Test Site was...
When It Comes To School Discipline, Suspension May Not Be The Answer
America has come a long way since the days of teachers being able to smack their students with a ruler when they misbehave, but studies have shown that...

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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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