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The Darkest Town In America

GERLACH, Nev. — Here in the desert, the Earth boils and stars fill the sky. By day, you can see plumes of geothermal steam rising in every direction, …

Ward Charccoal Ovens State Park in Ely

Here's a look at the Red Rock Scenic Loop earlier today! Road has since been closed. #nvwx #VegasWeather Video Courtesy: Scott Page Nevada

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Presidential Proclamation -- Establishment of the Gold Butte National Monument


The @goldbutte designation marks a new era of protections, but we will continue to be vigilant in defending NV's piece of the Grand Canyon.

Progressive Summit 2017

The annual Progressive Summit is a time for progressives to come together to strengthen the movement, build stronger relationships with those working …

Bernie Sanders

Gold Butte | Fighting to protect ancient land in Nevada

It's an area rich in petroglyphs and unmatched beauty. But some say, Gold Butte, northeast of Las Vegas, is in trouble.<p>Environmentalists and Native …

Las Vegas

The Nevada Independent

Megan Messerly<p>November 12th, 2017 - 2:00am<p>Teen pregnancy rates are on the decline in Nevada as they are nationally, but local health officials worry …

Dean Heller

Nevada on the Social Web

Nevada on the Web is a compilation of Nevada-specific web sites and social web channels. Suggestions are welcome!<p>For those interested in conservation, culture and travel in Nevada, check out Planeta's Nevada Wiki for more Nevada goodness!<p><p>Pronounce it …


Nevada journalism legend @jlnevadasmith speaks to the club about politics, media and Nevada.

Congrats! Nevada's Catherine Cortez Masto Makes History As the First-Ever Latina Senator

<b>Catherine Cortez Masto</b> just made history. The part-<i>mexicana</i> beat out Congressman <b>Joe Heck</b> in Nevada, becoming the first Latina in the state, and the country, to be elected to the senate.<p>“Catherine has dedicated her entire career to fighting for Nevada women and families, particularly in her stellar …


Photo Essay: Off-The-Beaten-Path in Northern Nevada

If you’re like most people, than when you think of Southern Nevada and Northern Nevada, or just Nevada in general, you probably think Las Vegas and …

Road Trips

Thx Friends of #RedRock Cyn @friendsofnvwild @friendsofsloan @blmnv @patagonia @NVEnergy for a great #FriendsRendezvous service day & lunch!

Nevada dissents on report critical of public lands fight

Nevada is the lone dissent on a report that cast doubt on Utah's push to gain control of millions of acres of federal land through the …

Las Vegas

We had the great honor of having members of the CCC and their families visit the museum today!! The CCC built the museum in 1935.

Always inspiring to meet w/ @goldbutte coalition & #419YouthGroup from the @MoapaPaiutes. Together we will #KeepItPublic & #protectgoldbutte

We can't afford more vandalism & reckless behavior in our piece of the Grand Canyon. It's time we #ProtectGoldButte

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Thanks @GreatBasinNPS for being in middle of nowhere but on my route. Time for a hike to break up my drive!

This Is the Enormous Gigafactory, Where Tesla Will Build Its Future

Twenty miles east of Sparks, Nevada, a factory is rising from the red dirt of the high desert. It doesn't look like much—a few completed structures …