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Nevada governor to boycott Trump meeting

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak (D) will not attend meetings at the White House this week in protest of the Trump administration's decision to secretly ship 1,000 pounds of plutonium to a nuclear waste facility outside of Las Vegas.


Fresno State Bulldogs vs. Nevada Wolf Pack ATS Odds Pick 02/23/19

The No. 6 Nevada Wolf Pack (24-2, 11-2 MWC) can extend a 16-game home winning streak when they welcome the Fresno State Bulldogs (19-7, 10-4 MWC) to Lawlor Events Center. Tip-off is set for 8 p.m. ET on Saturday, February 23, 2019, and it can be seen on CBS Sports Network.


Explorer Identifies Fourth Large Gold Deposit at Nevada Project

Gold Standard Ventures Corp. (GSV:TSX.V; GSV:NYSE) announced in a news release that Jasperoid Wash is proving to be the fourth large and shallow oxide gold deposit at its flagship project, Railroad-Pinion in Nevada. The others are Pinion, Dark Star and Dixie.


Coroner rules Nevada prisoner’s death a suicide

The Clark County coroner’s office confirmed Friday that the death of an inmate in his prison cell this week was a suicide. Absalon Traylor was found dead about 4:10 p.m. Tuesday in his cell at Indian Springs’ Southern Desert Correctional Center. He cause of death was hanging, the coroner’s office sa


Former Sooner LB/assistant joins up with Jay Norvell at Nevada

NORMAN, Okla. — Former OU defensive tackles coach Jackie Shipp has been named the defensive line coach at Nevada. Shipp makes his return to the Division I level after working at Trinity Valley Junior College last year.


Fugitive wanted in Nevada murder investigation arrested in Beaver County

BEAVER COUNTY, Utah, Feb. 22, 2019 (Gephardt Daily) — A man suspected of murder in Nevada was taken into custody Friday by deputies and SWAT officers from the Beaver County Sheriff’s Office.


Nevada’s 2 biggest gold producers may merge

Nevada’s two largest gold producers may merge, creating a global mining behemoth. ‘’Barrick Gold Corp. today confirmed that the company has reviewed the opportunity to merge with Newmont Mining Corp. in an all-share nil premium transaction. No decision has been taken at this time,’’ Barrick said in


Fremont Discovers Gold-in-Soil Anomalies at Roberts Creek, Nevada; Exploration Update

Fremont Gold (TSXV:FRE) (FSE: FR2) (OTC Pink: USTDF) (“Fremont” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has discovered several gold-in-soils anomalies that coincide with intersecting multiple faults at the Roberts Creek project, located within the Gold Bar district, Eureka County, Nevada.


Two dead after small plane crash in Nevada

WHITE PINE COUNTY, Nevada — The White Pine County Sheriff’s Office in Ely, Nevada received a call on February 16 about a plane crash. Deputies responded to the area of the crash, north of Ely, where the discovered the wreckage of a small plane and the remains of two people.


Weather, traffic closes several southbound routes in Nevada

The Nevada Department of Transportation has closed southbound Interstate 11/U.S. Highway 93 from Boulder City to Kingman, Arizona. Heavy snowfall and a 22-mile vehicle backup are the cause for the closure, which begins at mile marker 2 in Boulder City.


Nevada education supporters rally to call for new school funding formula

Carson City – Hundreds of raucous public education advocates gathered in front of the Legislature in Carson City and the Grant Sawyer Building in Las Vegas on day 15 of the 2019 session to call for increased funding for K-12 education in Nevada.


Nevada man receives prison sentence for threatening letter mailed to schools

On February 19, 2019, Mondell V. Olson, age 67, of Nevada, was sentenced to 18 months in federal prison to be followed by three years of supervised release for the offense of false information and hoaxes, or mailing a ‘powder letter’ to the Nevada Schools, announced United States Attorney Marc Krick


Inmate dies of apparent suicide in Nevada prison

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada Department of Corrections says an inmate has died of an apparent suicide. Correctional officers say they found 29-year-old Absalon Traylor dead in his cell Tuesday. He was being held alone at the Southern Desert Correctional Center, about 30 miles north of Las Vegas.


16 States Sue Trump Over Emergency Declaration Including Nevada

The Latest on a lawsuit against President Donald Trump's emergency declaration (all times local):. California's attorney general has filed a lawsuit against President Donald Trump's emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.


Nevada trooper jumps onto the side of a car he had pulled over to narrowly avoid being hit by a suspected drink driver during a traffic stop

A surprised Nevada Highway Patrol officer narrowly avoided being hit by a suspected drunk driver by jumping onto the side of the vehicle he had just pulled over. Trooper Adam Whitmarsh suffered minor injuries during the incident while at a traffic stop on northbound U.S. 95, just north of Ann Road,


Nevada Highway Patrol trooper barely avoids being hit by suspected impaired driver, video shows

Dashcam footage showed a Nevada Highway Patrol trooper narrowly avoid getting hit by a suspected impaired driver Saturday in the Las Vegas Valley. Adam Whitmarsh, the trooper, pulled over a black vehicle on U.S. Highway 95 for allegedly speeding when the incident occurred, the Las Vegas Review-Journ


This Century-Old Flour Mill In Nevada Is Now A Distillery And You Can Visit It For Yourself

It’s always nice to see historic buildings in our state being repurposed for different uses instead of being torn down. After all, our state has a rich history and preserving it is a priority! A new distillery recently opened up in the little town of Minden, transforming a century-old flour mill int


Nevada’s AG Joins Suit Challenging Trump’s National Emergency Declaration

Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford has joined a lawsuit led by California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. The lawsuit challenges President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency and his attempt to use funding appropriate


Nevada: Republicans slam rushed background check law as dangerously flawed

Introduced last Monday in the state legislature, Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak signed a new and controversial universal background check bill into law on Friday. The week-old measure, SB 143, was approved by the Democrat-controlled Senate 13-8 on Wednesday and the Assembly 28-13 on Friday, after which S


Nevada bill would eliminate parental notification for abortions

CARSON CITY — A rewrite of Nevada abortion law that would repeal existing parental notification requirements for minors, revise informed consent requirements and do away with certain criminal penalties was introduced in the Senate Monday.