You have to tip your cap to Thomas W. Brooks. He was a man who took his beauty where he found it.
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It’s no secret. Nevada history is not exactly burgeoning with examples of women rising to positions of power in government or business.
It wouldn’t be the first time I was accused of going against the flow.
The desalination conversation is getting downright salty.
Drought-stricken Lake Mead keeps shrinking. The multibillion-dollar plan to pipe water from rural Nevada figures to be clogged in the courts for many years.
Beyond the lights of Pahrump, you’d be excused for not recognizing James Oscarson’s name.
The Southern Nevada Water Authority’s vision of a pump and pipeline system from eastern rural counties to the thirsty Las Vegas Valley continues to be challenged in the courts on multiple fronts.
For proof Southern Nevada history has grown from humble roots, look no further than Kiel Ranch.
You won’t find a more patriotic Nevada town than Hawthorne.
To outsiders it must look like ideal duty: a fire station at the end of State Route 157 in upper Kyle Canyon; big pines, friendly neighbors, clean air and majestic Charleston Peak.
All right, fight fans, here’s a trivia question for you: Where did boxing’s first pay-per-view event take place?
The choir at diminutive Sandy Valley High practices well outside the spotlight. The school is located approximately 50 miles southwest of Las Vegas.
David W. Toll had made a name for himself in Nevada as a writer and publisher. He’s written with unabashed affection about the state and its people for decades.
Prisons are located on the edge of small towns for many reasons, not the least of which is the well-worn proposition that penitentiaries offer needed jobs in rural areas.
If ever a man appeared to have prepared himself for the flak and sucker punches found in Nevada’s legislative and university politics, it was Jack Lund Schofield.
Venna Davis spent the better part of a long life helping to bring green to the desert.
No story about the Virginia City Territorial Enterprise, celebrated chronicler of high and low life on the Comstock, would be complete without mentioning its most famous reporter. That would be Mark Twain.
Black History Month came and went with the usual fitting tributes to iconic African-American leaders.
You took Ed Vogel for granted, but it’s OK.
CARSON CITY — The signs of an early spring were hard to miss at the Deer Run Ranch Bed and Breakfast in Washoe Valley.
The odds are good even the most perceptive bookmaker didn’t see this turnaround coming: U.S. Sen. John McCain speaking out in favor of expanding legalized sports betting in America.
Mention the subject of gun safety in Nevada, and you’re bound to draw metaphorical fire from every angle.
He was just 20, not old enough to legally buy a drink at the bar inside the Las Vegas Club.