Brekhus, 49, is hoping to be re-elected in this year’s bid for Reno City Council Ward 1. She won 2012’s election with 58 percent of the votes over her opponent Bernie Carter.
This election season there has been an increase in fake news posted to social media to confuse voters and spread misinformation.
Jeffrey Dominguez, a 22-year-old University of Nevada, Reno senior, is a dual major in ethics law and politics and a volunteer with the Campus Election Engagement Project.
Cynthia Sandoval explains each of the ballot questions in an infographic.
Americans will finally step up to the polls and pick their next president on Nov. 8. One demographic is being courted more fiercely than most: college students, many of whom are voting for the first time.
This first article takes a look at the scary realities women have to face when trying to go out for a night on the town.
This year’s race for Sparks Ward 1 is particularly special. For the first time in the city’s history, there are two Millennials running for the same spot on the Sparks City Council.
Nationally, Blacks, Hispanics and American Indians combined suffer from higher rates of STDs than Whites as noted in the graphs from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention from 2014. Data for 2015 is not yet available.
By Alexa Ard “Somewhere in a neighborhood near you they don’t love your flesh, you’ve got to love it.” RENO, Nev. – Artist and scholar L. Martina Young commanded the patio at Pignic Pub & Patio on June 19 with these words during her dance based on Toni Morrison’s book “Beloved”. Her performance opened the… [Read More]
By Michael Olinger On a cold and rainy May morning, John Clemens, 51, arrives at the state day labor office on Galletti Way in Sparks. It is 6 a.m. It could be hours before he gets a job for the day, if he gets one at all. “I had a great summer, but had a bad… [Read More]