Several recent events commemorated missing and murdered Indigenous women and people around the Truckee Meadows. Among those names is Anna Marie Scott.
What topics or issues do you want to hear about from candidates in Nevada running in the 2022 elections? The KUNR newsroom is fielding responses to inform our election coverage over the coming months.
KUNR Today: Anti-abortion group endorses Adam Laxalt, Western Democrats aim to update old mining lawRead or listen to the news headlines for Friday, May 13, 2022.
A wild horse advocate says the move marks “a significant shift towards humane on-range management of wild horses and away from cruel, costly helicopter roundups.”
Read or listen to the news headlines for Thursday, May 12, 2022.
Mountain West News
A new report shows that Western states vary widely in how much federal public lands within their borders have been protected from extractive uses over the last decade – with some surprising discrepancies.
Agencies like the Forest Service often use contract airplanes to drop fire retardant on wildfires. If resources fall short, though, a specialized team of military personnel can help. This year is shaping up to be another extreme fire season, so having this backup may be especially helpful.
The Mountain West News Bureau, in collaboration with NPR and the Boise State Public Radio newsroom, has won a regional 2022 Edward R. Murrow Award for its investigative reporting on tribal jails.
Applications for fall enrollment in KUNR’s Youth Media Program can be submitted until Sunday, May 29. Juniors and seniors in the Washoe County School District are eligible.
Monthly, live jazz concerts at Reno Little Theater. Presented by KNCJ 89.5, KUNR and For the Love of Jazz. Patrons ages 5+ must be fully vaccinated to attend. Proof of vaccination is required and face masks are encouraged.
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