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Published: Thu, 19 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT

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Bright ideas > As downtown motels are razed to make way for new developments, the Nevada Neon Project’s preservation efforts continue.

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT

When Will Durham was a child, he had insomnia—and he liked to collect things, a combination that foreshadowed what would eventually become his life’s...



To the ballot > Will two energy questions confuse voters?

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT

Supporters of a ballot measure providing for increased use of renewable energy in Nevada are concerned the measure will be confused with a second...



William Bills returns > Trading suspended in Nevada marijuana firm.

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT

The Securities and Exchange Commission has suspended trading in a marijuana company based in Douglas County and Carson City that claims an association with the...






The Teen Issue 2018 > Welcome to RN&R’s annual showcase of teen art.

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT

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Normal > A new industry gets practical.

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT

In the meeting rooms at a downtown hotel last weekend, a trade show was held. As readers can see in the photo above, it...



Records request upheld > Public records are public, even on private email.

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT

The Nevada Supreme Court has unanimously reversed a decision by a district court judge who ruled that public records on private devices need not be...



Foothills > Park Lane has its own range.

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT

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Secret plans > A mysterious corporation becomes a Reno player.

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT

Something was up in Reno. For months, officials and activists kept hearing about a previously unknown Colorado mega-corporation acquiring land to the north and...



Trump and Tesla > Energy issues affect Nevadans.

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT

Nevada, which incessantly markets itself as the Saudi Arabia of solar power and benefits from federal research funding, received a boost in the new...



UNR farm parcels for sale > The university is trying to sell 15.73 percent of the land in its farm east of Reno.

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT

The University of Nevada, Reno is trying to sell 15.73 percent of the land in its 916-acre University Farm on the east side of the...



Railroad plans spending > Union Pacific Railroad to spend $56.2 million in Nevada in 2018.

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT

Union Pacific Railroad, whose rails cross the Truckee Meadows, announced it will be spending $56.2 million in Nevada in 2018 on operations, safety and...



Reid redux > Former U.S. senator Harry Reid said he’s appalled that Republicans do not call their leader to account.

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT

Former U.S. senator Harry Reid of Nevada said he is appalled that Republicans do not call their leader to account. “Why would they be afraid...



Hail, Cesar > Farm worker leader’s birth marked.

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT

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This newspaper now made of 100% recycled marijuana! > April Fools! The stories in this week’s feature package contain satire, exaggeration and outright misinformation … or do they?

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT

The Weekly World News & Review is pleased to announce that this newspaper is now printed on rolling papers and that...



City of Reno approved plan to demolish classic Reno recordings > Every known vinyl copy of Johnny Cash’s recording of his song “Folsom Prison Blues” to be destroyed.

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT

The Reno City Council recently approved plans by Colorado-based record label Jacobs Recorded Entertainment to destroy every known vinyl copy of Johnny Cash’s recording...



Fashion victims! > Having discovered “vintage is in,” Reno City Council regrets demolition of old motels.

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT

Having recently discovered that “vintage is in again,” the Reno City Council issued a statement saying it now regrets the decision to allow developers to...



McQueen cracks down > McQueen High School principal suspended a student for expressing anger at fate while hospitalized.

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT

McQueen High School principal Amy Marable today suspended a student for expressing anger at fate while hospitalized at St. Mary’s Hospital. “Why is this fucking...



Local man relieved that he no longer needs to pretend to care about college basketball > He expressed relief that the University of Nevada, Reno men’s basketball team was eliminated from the NCAA tournament.

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT

During an interview on Friday, March 23, Geoff Derbyhat, front-of-house manager of fictional local brewpub Sage & Hops, expressed relief that the University of Nevada,...



Don’t call it a comeback! > Former Nevada governor Jim Gibbons plots a return to public life.

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT

Former Nevada governor Jim Gibbons is being wooed to run for office again. Republican political consultant Toony Loon said Gibbons, who also served in the...



Local dad admits even he’s kinda sick of Fox News > Retired father of two overheard admitting he’s over the television news network.

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT

Retired father of two Ted Durby was overheard last Sunday admitting to his adult children over brunch at Shenanigan’s Olde English Pub that even he...



Firearms industry puts on a friendly face for young liberals > Hip, local, urban branding firm develops hip, local, urban image for gunsmiths.

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT

According to a Pew Research Center study from 2017, about 40 percent of Americans say they own a gun or live in a household with...



Petition > A billionaire invests in Nevada renewable energy.

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT

The streets of downtown Reno on March 24 were filled with people, and to two men seeking signatures on a petition, they were the...



Bloat redux > Pentagon releases a carefully circumscribed report.

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT

Under the War Powers Resolution, the Department of “Defense” is required to report on where U.S. troops have been sent into “hostilities or into situations...