All posts tagged "Laughlin"

  • Government
    Legislative Commission OKs Laughlin Incorporation Vote

    (Sean Whaley/Nevada News Bureau) – The Legislative Commission voted to let the residents of Laughlin decide in June on whether they will become Nevada’s next incorporated city. The 10-2 vote by the panel imposed several conditions, however, including a review by the 2013 Legislature that could delay any incorporation from the...

  • Government
    GOP Senators Seek Vote On Laughlin Incorporation

    (Sean Whaley/Nevada News Bureau) – Three Republican state senators, all members of the Legislative Commission, have asked Senate Majority Leader Steven Horsford, D-Las Vegas, to call a meeting of the panel as soon as possible to vote on the feasibility of the incorporation of Laughlin. In a letter dated Feb. 28, Sens....

  • Business
    The Manchurian Disconnection

    (Thomas Mitchell/4th St8) – How could any news story be more thoroughly reported and exhaustively detailed than one Sunday in the Las Vegas Sun “newspaper” about the connection between Nevada and Red China? The story starts with the Chinese coolies brought in to build the railroads to carry Nevada’s gold and silver...

  • Politics
    Laughlin Launches Nevada’s 21st Republican Women’s Club

    (Lori Piotrowski) – Thursday, July 8, was a history making day in Laughlin. Sue Lowden, former NRP chair and candidate for Senate, who is now living in Laughlin, kicked off a meeting to explore founding a Republican Women’s Club. More than 60 attendees crowded Granny’s restaurant in the Pioneer to learn more...