State agencies are being asked to prepare for more steep cuts for the coming years as the economic distress caused by the pandemic continues to put a crunch on Nevada’s budget.
Colton Lochhead covers pot and politics for the Review-Journal, where he started as an intern covering crime and breaking news in 2012. Raised in Las Vegas, the life-long desert rat graduated from Bonanza High School before earning his journalism degree from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Former Vice President Joe Biden stands six electoral votes from winning the presidency, after news outlets declared him the winner in Michigan and Wisconsin.
A judge blocked a lawsuit brought by President Trump’s re-election campaign that attempted to change how Clark County processes mail-in ballots in the last days of the election.
The fight over the balance of power in the Nevada Legislature boils down to just seven or eight close races at both ends of the state.
Attorneys for President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign and Nevada election officials sparred in a daylong hearing.
With one week left in the 2020 election, Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., stumped in Reno and Las Vegas on Tuesday to rally supporters and mobilize voters in the Silver State.
Nevada’s coronavirus-ravaged economy could get a boost come the turn of the year as the state is working on a plan that would allow conventions to have significantly more attendees, Gov. Steve Sisolak said Monday.
State officials issued more than $5,000 in fines to Douglas County and the company that manages the Minden-Tahoe International Airport over a rally held by President Donald Trump.
With less than two weeks until the final ballots are cast, the push to remove the Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents from Nevada’s constitution has been a mostly one-sided race funded in large part by a handful of business groups.
Cannabis Compliance Board investigators found six employees working without required licenses at Nevada Medical Group.
Nevada lawmakers questioned the city of Las Vegas’ decision to spend CARES Act relief funds on employee pay, rather than on relief for residents and businesses.
Gov. Steve Sisolak and local health officials issued a joint statement saying they were working well together, just one week after a letter from the locals complained about the governor’s handling of COVID restrictions.
Nevada will receive about $51,000 as part of a multistate settlement over a health company’s 2014 data breach that exposed more than 31,000 Nevadans’ personal information.
A unanimous Nevada Supreme Court on Wednesday blocked a conservative group’s challenge to a new Nevada law that allows for mail-in ballots during the COVID-19 pandemic.
When it comes to Nevada’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the health districts overseeing the state’s two largest counties said they’ve been shut out of Gov. Steve Sisolak’s decision-making process.