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NV150 Belt Buckle 
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Nevada Birthday Belt Buckle Debuts

Sesquicentennial belt buckles marking Nevada’s 150th birthday as a state, have made their debut, and will soon be available for purchase at Nevada 150 events around the state.


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Roadblock Of State Highway Funds

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Major road projects in Nevada will likely be delayed unless Congress acts by fall to address a highway funding shortfall. A report presented Monday to the state Transportation Board of Directors says […]


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State Health Exchange Has Enrolled 35,000

Thousands more people have enrolled for health coverage in the past month through Nevada’s insurance exchange but problems persist.



No Adjustment In Nevada Minimum Wage

The state Labor Commissioner says there will be no adjustment in the Nevada minimum wage this year.


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Nevada Taxable Sales Up Again

Sales were up 4.1 percent in Clark County in January, and up 2.1 percent statewide.


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Nevada Gets $18m For Conservation

Nevada will receive federal money to fund wildlife and conservation projects.


Battle Born Cake ceremony 1964. Photo state of Nevada

Driving 400 Miles For A Piece Of Cake

A birthday cake is the centerpiece of the latest Nevada statehood ceremony, set for Friday in Carson City



Medical Pot Health Regs Approved

Nevada’s administrator of public health has approved regulations detailing how medical marijuana will be managed and regulated.


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Medical Pot Lawyers Seek Protections

Attorneys are seeking guidelines from the Nevada Supreme Court for their work on behalf of medical marijuana dispensaries.


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Nevada University Offers ‘Drone Degrees,’ State Looks To Be Center Of Robot Industry

Universities are offering degrees in drone design, research and production across the country as engineering students at the University of Nevada, Reno prepare for their future in robotic flight careers.