Get Along Lil Dogies
The Reno Rodeo cattle drive wrapped up Thursday. The 300-steer herd, shown here on Sutro Street was driven from north of Reno near the California state line to the Livestock Events Center. The five-day event saw more than 65 guests travel roughly 100 miles through the area terrain. Guests pay more than $1,600 plus travel costs and reserve their place two or more years in advance. Eight 1800s-style wagons traveled with the group, carrying lugga...
Clark Co. sues over diverted funds
LAS VEGAS — Clark County has filed a lawsuit against Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval and state officials to recoup $102 million the state diverted to its own coffers in 2009 to plug a big budget hole. In the suit filed Tuesday in Clark County District Court, county officials argue last year’s Nevada Supreme Court ruling over a similar raid on a local water fund requires the state to return the money. “I am disappointed that after months of negotiat...
Obama, Romney offer dueling speeches
CLEVELAND — President Barack Obama cast his re-election race against Republican Mitt Romney as the economic choice of a lifetime on Thursday, seeking to stir undecided voters and asking the nation to buy into his vision for four more years or face a return to the recession-era “mistakes of the past.” Said Romney: “Talk is cheap.” From opposite ends of Ohio, a state vital to both of their political futures, Romney and Obama dueled in economic s...