Nevada Clips 11.10.11


2012 ELECTION

  • RJ – Mississippi setback doesn’t deter Personhood Nevada push to outlaw abortions – LINK
  • LV Sun – GOP presidential debate features housing issue – LINK
  • AP – Backers of abortion ban in Nevada still pushing forward despite Mississippi defeat – LINK

REDISTRICTING

  • RJ – Editorial: Impotent GOP: State Republicans rolled on redistricting – LINK
  • RGJ – Secretive groups square off over redistricting in Nevada – LINK

CONGRESS

  • LV Sun – Fissure forming in Nevada delegation on Yucca Mountain – LINK
  • Elko Daily Free Press – Amodei focuses on natural resources; Dahl will testify before public lands panel – LINK

EDITORIALS/LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

  • RJ – Letter: Retirement system will end up breaking us – LINK
  • RJ- Election results – LINK
  • LV Sun – Letter: A more active role for the activists – LINK
  • LV Sun – Letter: Mortgage values just part of answer – LINK
  • RGJ – Editorial: Young victims, not coach, deserve our sympathy and concern – LINK
  • Nevada Appeal – Michael Reagan: GOP field in flux – LINK

ECONOMY/GAMING

  • RJ – Nevada gaming revenues decline almost 6 percent in September – LINK
  • RJ – Convention surge drives up Las Vegas tourism in September – LINK
  • RJ – Retailers ready to fight for Black Friday customers – LINK
  • LV Sun – More ugly news for Nevada on foreclosures, home prices – LINK
  • LV Sun – WestJet partners could bring overseas passengers to Las Vegas – LINK
  • LV Sun – Southern Nevada tourism continues its rebound – LINK
  • LV Sun – MGM Resorts gets vote of confidence from ratings agency – LINK
  • LV Sun – Gaming win down again on Las Vegas Strip, statewide – LINK
  • AP – Nevada leads the nation in foreclosures; Las Vegas loses the top spot – LINK
  • RGJ – Reno sees good gaming month despite Reno Air Races crash – LINK
  • RGJ – Development: Alvey leaves EDAWN, successor to be named soon – LINK
  • RGJ – Foreclosure filings decline in Washoe County – LINK
  • Nevada News Bureau – September Gaming Win Down 5.9 Percent Statewide, Baccarat To Blame – LINK

STATE/LOCAL GOVERNMENT

  • RJ- Commission considers $30 million system to handle UMC patient records – LINK
  • RJ – Occupy Las Vegas protesters find change takes time, work – LINK
  • RJ – Boulder City mayor accused of ethics breach – LINK
  • RJ – Ex-HOA board member is ninth to enter plea deal in federal case – LINK
  • LV Sun – Contract to clean new city hall helps disabled — and North Las Vegas’ budget – LINK

ENERGY/ENVIRONMENT

  • Daily Sparks Tribune – Trapping plan gets Reno input – LINK
  • The Record-Courier – $60 million cap may be best solution for part of Anaconda Mine site – LINK

EDUCATION

  • LV Sun – Add education to Zappos’ downtown investment forays – LINK
  • Nevada News Bureau – State Panel Begins Work On Creating Uniform Education Data Reporting System – LINK