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Amid controversy, a Nevada politician seeks to offer a formal alternate to the pronunciation of the state's name

You heard it right: Bill would let them say Ne-VAH-da FAQ of Nevada Facts Howard Hughes: Welcome Home Howard, or Whatever Became of the Daring Aviator ARKan-SAW or...
The Historic Landscape of Nevada: Development, Water, and the Natural Environment

The population growth of Nevada would have never been possible without a vast series of engineering projects designed to modify the landscape around the state. Water has always been an area of great concern for people in the region, and this fine digital collection from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas "documents the historic role of water resource management in Southern Nevada." The collection...