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Nev. Jobless Rate Remains At 9.5 Percent In August

Nevada’s unemployment rate held steady at 9.5 percent in August, maintaining the highest jobless rate in the country even though it added 11,200 jobs from a month ago, state officials said Friday.


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Nevada Projecting $529K Cost To Start New Pot Tax

Nevada tax officials are projecting $529,000 in startup costs before the state begins to recoup money from a new tax on the sale of medical marijuana.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–08/11/2013

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Crowley Resigns As Nevada Energy Director

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval’s energy director is resigning to take a job in California.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–07/13/2013

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Police Say DNA Sampling Won’t Choke Las Vegas Lab

A new Nevada law requiring DNA samples to be collected from anyone arrested on a felony charge won’t choke an already backlogged crime lab serving southern Nevada.

CBS Las Vegas–06/30/2013

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Nevada Gov. Tells Feds To Bury ‘Dirty Bomb’ Nuclear Waste Elsewhere

Nevada’s governor is telling the federal government the state doesn’t want highly radioactive waste of the type that could be used to build a “dirty bomb” buried in a shallow pit at the former national nuclear proving ground north of Las Vegas.


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Sandoval Urged To Block Shipments Of Uranium Waste

Environmental groups are pressing Gov. Brian Sandoval to block shipments of potent uranium waste planned for burial at a government-managed site in Nevada.


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Live And Local With Kevin Wall 06/14/13: Sandoval, Immigration, And The Wall-To-Wall Free For All

People in Nevada can keep selling firearms to each other without doing background checks.


Governor Brian Sandoval (photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sandoval Erases Pay Cuts, Keeps Furloughs

Nevada state government and public employee salaries for the next two years are now officially funded.



Live And Local With Kevin Wall 06/04/13: State Legislature, Chris Christie, And Sexual Assault In The Military

Gov. Brian Sandoval is calling Nevada lawmakers back to work Tuesday to finish five matters that failed to get done before the 2013 legislative session ended at midnight Monday.


It's no longer OK to fire someone in Nevada just because they're a Communist. (Getty Images)

Nevada Strikes Down Anti-Communist Law

It’s no longer OK to fire someone in Nevada just because they’re a Communist.