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Most Nevadans favor higher taxes to fund education, trade group’s poll shows
CARSON CITY — A poll conducted for a retail trade organization found that a majority of Nevada voters favor increasing taxes on cigarettes, big casinos and big-box stores to fund education. In a survey released Monday by the Retail Association of Nevada ...
In sign of times, hardest-hit Nevada may end foreclosure aid
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) -- At its height ... Nevada grew at a feverish pace in the early 2000s, with a casino building boom fueling a home-building frenzy in the Las Vegas area. When the economy collapsed, the state spent five straight years as the ...
Nevada lets Uber in
CARSON CITY -- A bill authorizing ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft to operate in Nevada won approval early Saturday in the Nevada Legislature, but it didn’t happen without plenty of confusion. A 3 percent excises tax on fares, including on taxis ...
Nevada lawmakers comb through Sandoval's revised tax plan
CARSON CITY, Nev. — Gov. Brian Sandoval lined up an army of supporters ... which is a levy on payroll and disproportionately hits labor-intensive businesses such as casinos. Business groups who favor the tax say it's tried and true, predictable and ...
Switch to power off NV Energy
CARSON CITY — Power industry experts are challenging a Public Utilities ... ranging from homeowners who want to install rooftop solar panels to large-scale casino-resort operations. Switch wants to stop buying power from NV Energy in an effort to have ...
Carson City Smackdown tickets available
We want to give families a good place to go.” Tickets can be purchased at the Casino Fandango, 3800 S. Carson St. or the Carson City Visitors Bureau, 716 N. Carson St. They can also be purchased online at visitcarsoncity.com or on the Visit Carson City app.
MGM Resorts files application to go away Nevada Power Co.. Las Vegas Blog
CARSON CITY — MGM Resorts International has followed through with ... filed with the Nevada Public Utilities Commission.MGM operates several major hotels and casinos in Las Vegas, in addition to Aria Resort & Casino, Bellagio, Circus Circus Hotel Casino ...
Vegas Chamber gives conditional support to Sandoval tax plan
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - The Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce ... Representatives from mining, building, casinos and telecommunications are backing the plan in the name of improving education, but the decision will ultimately turn on the support ...