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From dunk artist to glue guy: Nick Blair now focused on doing 'little things' for UNLV
As a young high school basketball star, Nick Blair was a highlight player. Explosive dunks were his calling card. Now, as a grizzled old vet of 22 years, Blair describes his current role as ...
Transparency, accountability set apart school district’s funding plan
With CCSD Superintendent Jesus Jara presenting a warts-and-all evaluation of the district and using it to build his strategic plan, no one can accuse him of trying to …
Journalism here has been stained
Brian Greenspun’s Sunday column “Mr. Adelson, take responsibility for your newspaper” was on the mark, raising questions about Sheldon Adelson’s …
Teachers need all of our support
In response to the Jan. 13 letter “Parents, teachers must be a team,” with regard to parents supporting their children’s teachers: Amen. But let’s take it a step further and remind administrators that they too must …
Ignoring issues won’t solve them
In the Jan. 11 letter “Trump’s wall is no emergency,” the writer argues that President Donald Trump’s threat to classify the building of a border wall as a national emergency is a …
Excess methane represents a real danger to Nevadans
Our government has a moral obligation to listen to voters and make decisions that protect the health of our communities. And when our government changes rules, it should have …
Traditional media’s bias should be toward democracy
The belief that constitutional democracy is superior to other forms of government rests in part on its capacity to encourage open debate and thus …
Is Trump making middle school worse?
Immediately after Donald Trump’s election, alarming stories appeared of school bullies who seemed to be inspired by the new president. In York County, Pa., two students marched through their high school hallways holding a Trump sign while a third shouted, “White power!” A teacher in Kansas reported students taunting classmates with the refrain …