Excess Development (OPINION)

August 20, 2018 ThisIsReno

SPONSORED POST By Steve Wolgast Success! Reno, Sparks, and Washoe County have approved more development projects for homes than will be needed for the next 20 years! … a lot more. The consensus population forecast […]

Donald Trump speaking with supporters at a campaign rally at the Prescott Valley Event Center in Prescott Valley, Arizona. Date: October 4, 2016. Image: Gage Skidmore from Peoria, Arizona.

Attacks on The News Media Are Attacks on Democracy (Opinion)

August 16, 2018 Bob Conrad

Rich, powerful people who try, and sometimes succeed, in shutting down the news media should always be viewed with grave concern. The reason is simple: America would not exist in its current form without the spirit of the free press, a press that was at its time vehemently critical of its government and those in power. […]

Paul Laxalt, former Governor and U.S. Senator from Nevada with Ronald Reagan, then campaigning for the Presidency in May of 1980. U.S. Senate photographer.

OBITUARY: Sen. Paul Laxalt Dies at 96

August 6, 2018 ThisIsReno

Paul Dominique Laxalt, a former Nevada Governor, United States Senator, Lieutenant Governor and District Attorney, and one of former President Ronald Reagan’s closest friends in politics, died at a healthcare facility in Northern Virginia on Monday. He was 96. […]