Nevada Press

Nevada Press

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News from Nevada communities and random bits of journalism from Barry Smith at the Nevada Press Association.
Don’t abandon the roads
Sep 20 • 8 min
Stuff you didn’t know from Battle Mountain, Weed Heights and Sparks. Dig in.
Don’t know your rights?
Aug 17 • 9 min
News from and about Nevada communities.
Selling what you don’t own
Jul 26 • 5 min
And more local news from Elko, Battle Mountain, Lovelock
Rolling giant water tanks
Jul 20 • 6 min
Also, little libraries and smashing computers.
Tesla’s in Sparks
Jul 17 • 7 min
Also, abandoned Kingston Mine, disappearing Walker Lake
Upside Down Church
Jun 29 • 5 min
Art, history and a recording studio
Epic biking, tribal marijuana, Ferrari racing
Jun 15 • 8 min
Epic biking, tribal marijuana, Ferrari racing
‘Trump of Pahrump’
Jun 12 • 7 min
Election Day, graduation days and fact-checking
Portuguese, drug dog and a fish farm
Jun 8 • 5 min
News from Nevada community newspapers.
Strange, sad stories
May 31 • 5 min
Babysitter in Elko, Amtrak victim, missing cows and dead burros.
Driving fast in Ely
May 21 • 8 min
Also, pot and murder
Deadly weapon
May 17 • 9 min
Rant on crime and courts coverage.
Marijuana killing?
May 11 • 7 min
More news from community newspapers in Virginia City, Sparks
Virtual reality, owl cam, infamous journalist
May 9 • 7 min
Fun stories from Nevada newspapers, because there’s too much bad news.
Dead horses, sage grouse, nuclear waste
May 4 • 8 min
Local newspapers covering national issues.
New school superintendents
May 3 • 5 min
Clark, Lander, Elko and Churchill all have new school chiefs.
Cemetery, pets and pot
Apr 23 • 5 min
News from Winnemucca, Ely and West Wendover
Art Bell death in Pahrump
Apr 20 • 7 min
Also, school superintendents, livestock auction
Mold in old middle school
Apr 19 • 7 min
Cell phones in Lyon, misdemeanor for ex-DA
Mental health crisis
Apr 18 • 4 min
Rural Nevada looking for solutions.
Drive-in news
Apr 17 • 5 min
Sparks, Lovelock, Hawthorne
Wisdom of letter to editor
Apr 13 • 6 min
National political news fatigue? Here the cure.
Crime and more crime
Apr 6 • 8 min
News from Lovelock, Yerington and Storey
Small town living
Apr 4 • 8 min
When they close the street for the Transportation Secretary
Missing couple
Apr 3 • 5 min
News from Mesquite, Tonopah, Boulder City
Tiregate
Apr 2 • 8 min
Fascinating stuff from Douglas County, Hawthorne and Ely.
Wells 4-day School
Mar 28 • 5 min
Nevada community news from Elko, Laughlin and Fallon
When local goes national
Mar 22 • 6 min
Mariah and Sister Jean, grave robbers, Yerington Senior Center
Interstate 11 through Nevada
Mar 21 • 7 min
Also, not smart criminals
One-sided stories
Mar 20 • 7 min
Snitching on a student, killing an elk, $5 million consultant
Wild horses
Mar 19 • 7 min
A look at the economic attraction of wild horses, new assessor for Mineral, new superintendent for Churchill
Rolling coal at protestors
Mar 15 • 7 min
News from around Nevada, including mining in Elko and an 85th anniversary of in Hawthorne
Five felonies, four counties
Mar 9 • 8 min
What reporters got right and wrong
Making the tough call
Mar 8 • 7 min
Some news, some advice
Bizarre robbery at Dottys
Mar 8 • 6 min
News from Nevada newspapers
Love Ranch suspension
Mar 5 • 6 min
News from Nevada
NRA and Boys & Girls Club
Mar 2 • 5 min
Threats and rumors at schools
Feb 22 • 5 min
Threats and rumors at schools • Nevada Quiz
Carson City soccer
Feb 21 • 6 min
Carson City soccer plans, flu deaths, Rye Patch power • Nevada Quiz
Missing woman in Pershing
Feb 19 • 5 min
Missing woman in Pershing, Lyon County religious flyers, no Bathtub Races • Nevada Quiz
Autopsy reports
Feb 15 • 6 min
Autopsy reports as public records. Great Basin glacier, no pot store for Elko • Nevada Quiz
Ely controversies
Feb 13 • 5 min
Ely controversies, Tonopah’s new ambulance, Nevada construction workers • Nevada Quiz
Murderer dies after 60 years
Feb 12 • 6 min
Murderer dies after 60 years in prison, transgender policy in Clark, tragic accident near Imlay, Assembly contest in Elko • Nevada Quiz
Bedbugs
Feb 8 • 5 min
Bedbugs, marijuana in Lyon, a retirement • Nevada Quiz
Eureka Hall of Fame
Feb 7 • 6 min
Eureka Hall of Fame, Wells Justice, Spring Mountain Development, Kurt goes to DMV • Nevada Quiz
Reno Arch updated
Feb 6 • 5 min
Reno Arch updated, foster kids in Mason Valley, bye bye Bonanza, new voting machines • Nevada Quiz
Stolen bike
Feb 5 • 2 min
Stolen bike, cowboy arts, blended learning • Nevada Quiz
Cowboy Poetry
Feb 1 • 5 min
Cowboy Poetry Festival, autopsies, Ormsby House • Nevada Quiz
Boulder City shenanigans
Jan 31 • 6 min
Boulder City shenanigans, Mesquites superintendent, history of Comstock newspapers • Nevada Quiz
New CEO for hospital
Jan 29 • 4 min
New CEO for hospitals, Mineral assessor resigns, Cattleman’s update • Nevada Quiz
Good news Friday
Jan 26 • 5 min
New VA clinic, fire chief in Lovelock, Mason Valley spelling bee • Nevada Quiz
Nevada moose
Jan 24 • 5 min
Nevada moose, Carson City visitors, Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center • Nevada Quiz
Plane crash
Jan 23 • 6 min
Plane crash, two accidents involving Lyon deputies • Nevada Quiz
Lost and found
Jan 22 • 5 min
Lost and found, Goldfield radio, Wells Chimney Rock clubhouse, Operation Haylift • Nevada Quiz
Douglas tire theft
Jan 19 • 6 min
Douglas tire theft, NBC in Elko, Humboldt water, advice for reporters • Nevada Quiz
New radio station
Jan 17 • 5 min
New radio station, McDermitt students, mining outlook • Nevada Quiz
Ely tribal pot shop
Jan 16 • 5 min
Ely tribal pot shop, scrap metal at the landfill, Bullhead City indoor skydiving • Nevada Quiz
Really rural
Jan 15 • 6 min
Really rural, eagles and agriculture, Lander County campgrounds • Nevada Quiz
Tonopah medical service
Jan 12 • 6 min
Tonopah medical service, little girl’s surgery, seat belts save lives • Nevada Quiz
Many Eurekas
Jan 11 • 6 min
Many Eurekas, water diversion from Humboldt River, rain in Tonopah, Red Rock fees • Nevada Quiz
Douglas County growth
Jan 8 • 6 min
Douglas County growth, plane lands on highway, Independent sharing • Today’s Nevada Quiz
Stewart Indian School
Jan 5 • 6 min
Stewart Indian School, bullying in Yerington, pot in Lander, The Nevada Quiz
Police cameras in Nye
Jan 4 • 3 min
Police cameras in Nye, bighorn sheep hunt, The Mirror ceases, Pomeranian rescue
Booming business
Jan 3 • 3 min
Business booming in Reno, housing crunches, bombing range extends to Pershing
Marijuana in Carson City
Jan 2 • 5 min
Marijuana in Carson City, Hawthorne sign, police cameras for Lyon and Douglas, local journalism
New state parks
Dec 29, 2017 • 4 min
New state parks, hospital CEO, apartment owners • Ride On
Wells Progressive thoughts
Dec 28, 2017 • 3 min
Wells Progressive thoughts, memories of the Mapes, new pastures for Cheryl
Ski town marijuana
Dec 27, 2017 • 4 min
Ski town marijuana, lack of construction workers, wild burros in Johnnie
Crescent Dunes solar
Dec 26, 2017 • 5 min
Crescent Dunes solar, marijuana cultivation in Wells, Laughlin graduation rate
An orange in your stocking
Dec 22, 2017 • 4 min
Humboldt schools, Man on the Street, an orange in your stocking, Kingsbury Middle School
Incline land sales
Dec 21, 2017 • 7 min
Incline land sales, Dayton flyers, Holiday with a Hero, Elko speech class • Sweet Jane • Christmas ideas
Grand marshal it is
Dec 19, 2017 • 4 min
I Shall Be Released • Grand marshal, defamation lawsuit, Sparks commuters
Elko losing NBC?
Dec 18, 2017 • 2 min
Elko losing NBC? Pomeranians for adoptions, frozen Alpine pipes
Unity Day rumors
Dec 15, 2017 • 5 min
Unity Day rumors, Roy gets slapped • Tribal pot shops
Humor in the morning paper
Dec 14, 2017 • 7 min
Newspaper humor, Susan’s Bluff, closed Bundy hearing • Bunkerville case lack of transparency
How not to store your ashes
Dec 13, 2017 • 4 min
Spring Creek fire, lifesaver at Walmart • Silver City’s ‘Free School,’ problem with school volunteers
Laughlin Southland
Dec 12, 2017 • 4 min
Laughlin Southland, Elko Centennial Tower, Gardnerville crimes
Drilling in Rubies
Dec 11, 2017 • 5 min
Drilling in Rubies, advisory board for Walker Lake, Storey County commissioners
Lessons learned
Dec 8, 2017 • 5 min
Wildflowers • Credit is due, embezzling sentence, small-town shooting, Austin schools • Do I Ever Cross Your Mind?
Twins in Winnemucca
Dec 7, 2017 • 2 min
Twins in Winnemucca, falcons at the Legislature, marijuana in Elko
Robot surgery
Dec 6, 2017 • 5 min
Nevada Sagebrush, tire theft in Douglas, robot surgery in Carson City • How journalism works, Kit Carson, how to interview
Black bears
Dec 5, 2017 • 2 min
All the Trouble • Boulder City, Sagebrush in Prisons, black bears in the Great Basin
December 4, 2017
Dec 4, 2017 • 5 min
Copper mine in Yerington, vandalism in Ely, railroad work at Wells • Battle Mountain hospital, interstate proposal, McAvoy Lane
December 1, 2017
Dec 1, 2017 • 2 min
Eagle Valley eagle, Tonopah Health care, Purple Heart county, Moapa Valley library
November 30, 2017
Nov 30, 2017 • 7 min
Willow Creek Reservoir, Joe Crowley, racism on Facebook • Highway 50 growth, Nevada’s sex scandal
November 29, 2017
Nov 29, 2017 • 5 min
School volunteers • Topaz roads, Guitars 4 Vets, Wells council resignation
November 28, 2017
Nov 28, 2017 • 5 min
Death from rollover accident, new statue in Storey, new owner for Piper’s, tip on ledes
November 27, 2017
Nov 27, 2017 • 5 min
Battle Mountain hospital, Lovelock downtown, Christmas fireworks • Hawthorne Fire Department, Last Chance Joe, cannabis tea
November 22, 2017
Nov 22, 2017 • 6 min
Ex-waitress now owns the restaurant, Holiday with a Hero in Carson City and a funny story about Sam Davis • Humboldt school volunteers, wild-horse protest, Virginia City RV park, new helicopter for Lander
November 21, 2017
Nov 21, 2017 • 6 min
Year later on Elko plane crash, Las Vegas crime news • How to cover politics, mass shootings
November 20, 2017
Nov 20, 2017 • 7 min
New sheriff in Ely, PETA steps up, Mill Creek campground • Tonopah ambulance, Sparks opinion • Highway 50 construction, beer in Nevada
November 17, 2017
Nov 17, 2017 • 3 min
Jarbidge Shovel Brigade, Pershing County marijuana, Jet Park in Fallon
November 16, 2017
Nov 16, 2017 • 7 min
Reno death, recycling in Carson City, never-ending election news and Top 20 Attractions in Las Vegas • Journalism and respect for victims • Should journalists carry Narcan?
November 15, 2017
Nov 15, 2017 • 2 min
Sally Denton and John Smith
November 14, 2017
Nov 14, 2017 • 3 min
Tragic accident, Elko embezzler, Las Vegas stadium • Local markets, public noticed
November 13, 2017
Nov 13, 2017 • 3 min
Virginia City, Pahrump, Hawthorne
November 10, 2017
Nov 10, 2017 • 6 min
Public records, ‘Censored’ stories • Elko, Yerington, Fallon, Lovelock
November 9, 2017
Nov 9, 2017 • 6 min
Poynter, journalism • Wells, Laughlin
November 7, 2017
Nov 7, 2017 • 7 min
Virginia City, Winnemucca, Northern Nevada Business • Mineral County, Elko, Winnemucca • Las Vegas
November 7, 2017
Nov 7, 2017 • 10 min
Elko, Fallon, Douglas County • Sierra Contractors, RANGE magazine • Pahrump, Ely, Moapa • Elko, Fallon, Douglas County
November 6, 2017
Nov 6, 2017 • 8 min
Elko, Fallon, Douglas County • Sierra Contractors, RANGE magazine • Pahrump, Ely, Moapa
Nevada stories
Nov 3, 2017 • 4 min
Fallon, Lovelock, Yerington
November 3, 2017
Nov 3, 2017 • 11 min
Fallon, Lovelock, Yerington
Nevada news
Nov 3, 2017 • 8 min
News about Nevada and journalism.
November 1, 2017
Nov 1, 2017 • 4 min
News from around Nevada.
October 31, 2017
Oct 31, 2017 • 1 min
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