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Marijuana Breaking News: Can Pot Save Nevada?

Marijuana Breaking News: Can Pot Save Nevada?

Stephen H Frye, M.D., a long time drug reform activist, and author of “Monumental Fiasco, Our Drug War!,” today secured a commitment from two Nevada Assemblymen to submit a bill to the Nevada legislature to legalize marijuana for all adults, similar to the recent initiatives that passed in Colorado and Washington. They are Senior Assemblyman […]

Houston shooting-follow up

Houston shooting-follow up

  A total of three people were shot on a Houston college campus today.  One was one of the gunmen.  Police were searching for a second shooter, who apparently ran into the woods off campus. A witness, who requested anonymity, told authorities that it began as an altercation between the two gunmen, and resulted in […]

Detroit Lions Calvin Johnson passes legendary Jerry Rice

Detroit Lions Calvin Johnson passes legendary Jerry Rice

MNF on Saturday Night The last Monday Night Football game of the season was played tonight on Saturday the 22nd of December. It featured the Atlanta Falcons playing the Detroit Lions in Detroit. The game offered little in the NFL standings but significant results of the outcome were relevant. For the Falcons, a win meant […]

Downtown Reno Post Office will close its doors on December 28th

Downtown Reno Post Office will close its doors on December 28th

A Reno Landmark is Closing After 78 years, the Downtown Reno Post Office will close its doors on December 28th. A new post office will open on Sierra Street on December 31st. The art deco building which stands along the Truckee River between the courthouse and the casinos has been used in movies and television […]

Daniel Inouye was a Real American Hero

Daniel Inouye was a Real American Hero

Senator Daniel Inouye of Hawaii succumbed to respiratory failure Monday at the age of 88. He served 5 decades in the service of his country, second longest to Robert Byrd. He consistently worked on a bipartisan level, and was a strong advocate for the military. He was elected to his 9th term in 2010. He […]

2 Men Shot When Gunman Burst Through Front Door of Home Firing in Saginaw, Michigan

2 Men Shot When Gunman Burst Through Front Door of Home Firing in Saginaw, Michigan

The Saginaw Police Department has confirmed 2 men have been shot after someone burst through the front door of a home on the city’s West Side

Nevada’s “work card” policy, a racket forcing people to pay for jobs

Nevada’s “work card” policy, a racket forcing people to pay for jobs

Work Cards By James Turnage Erin Lale wrote a very informative article about Nevada’s requirement for certain employees to receive “work cards”. I was a dealer or games supervisor in the Reno/Sparks area for 20 years. In Reno, I was required to obtain a ‘work’ or ‘police card’, in Sparks it was called a ‘Sheriff’s […]

Fungal Meningitis Epidemic in the U.S.: 541 Cases & Growing, 36 Deaths

Fungal Meningitis Epidemic in the U.S.: 541 Cases & Growing, 36 Deaths

The U.S. Fungal Meningitis Outbreak has reached epidemic proportions, and can easily become a Pandemic given the right set of circumstances.

Marriage Equality Constitutionally Protected?

Marriage Equality Constitutionally Protected?

Should Nevada Get Government Out of Marriage? By Erin Lale There is a joke going around social websites that goes, “Three words to save the economy: Gay. Bridal. Registry.” The economic impact of Nevada’s loss of this market is no joke, though. In a tourism-dependent state going into our fourth year in a row of […]

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  • Nokia Halts Lumia 2520 Tablet Due to Faulty Chargers April 17, 2014
    Nokia has halted the sale of its new Lumia 2520 tablet due to faulty chargers. Those who currently have the tablet are being warned to stop using the AC-300 charger right now. There are fears that the fault could lead to electric shocks. The good news is there are no confirmed incidents yet. The news […]
    Alexandria Ingham
  • J.K. Rowling Continues Potterverse With Ginny Weasley April 17, 2014
    J.K. Rowling has continued her Potterverse with articles written by Ginny Weasley, under her married name Ginny Potter. The Harry Potter author is continuing with works that she knows will make her money, and focusing on the Quidditch World Cup. It seems like she cannot get enough of her fictional world, and who can blame […]
    Alexandria Ingham
  • Brett Favre and the Green Bay Packers, Can They Reconcile April 17, 2014
    Everyone in Packer land has an opinion on what happened between the Green Bay Packers and Favre. Thompson, Executive Vice President of the team, and Brett Favre were unable to come to an agreement after the 2007 season. The deal left a bad taste for a lot of fans, wondering why Thompson would let their […]
    Jabar Morarend
  • Republican Party Backs Cory Gardner at Colorado State Assembly April 17, 2014
    Last weekend Colorado Republicans held their State Assembly in Greenwood Village to gear up for an ever more closely contested election to be held in November.  The Assembly showed just how strongly the Republican Party backs current U.S. House Representative Cory Gardner within state ranks as their candidate for the available Colorado seat in the […]
    Joseph Porter
  • Bottle of Wine Is NSW Premier’s Undoing April 17, 2014
    Red, red wine, goes to your head, sang UB40 back in the eighties. “Makes you forget..” It certainly had a potent effect on Premier of New South Wales, Barry O’ Farrell’s memory. The NSW premier completely forgot he had been given a bottle of the most expensive wine ever produced in Australia, the legendary Penfold’s […]
    Kate Henderson

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