In a story on page A6 of the Feb. 26 Pahrump Valley Times, a comment from Bob Halstead, director of the state office for nuclear projects, should have said a proposed rail line to Yucca Mountain from Caliente would cost $3 billion.
Despite tweeted claims by President Donald Trump, Nevada’s mail-in election is completely legal and claims of fraud are speculative and unsupported by evidence.
Reader suggests more focus on issues
Some suggestions on the restarting of Nevada
The stay-at-home order has robbed our young adults who graduate high school this year of significant milestones that mark their passage into adulthood.
On May 15, city officials declared Atwater, California a “sanctuary city.” Not for undocumented immigrants, but for businesses and churches who choose to ignore governor Gavin Newsom’s COVID-19-related shutdown orders. The city won’t be enforcing the governor’s edicts. Those edicts, mayor Paul Creighton told local businesses, are “between you and the state of California.”
An apology to the readers, especially the Republicans
Recalls of public officials in Nevada are rarely successful, which is the way it should be, since recall proponents are asking voters to undo the results of a legitimate election.
Often medical personnel treating patients with COVID-19 experience enormous psychological stress.
Recycling bins are not garbage dumps, Pahrump!
One laudable side effect of the COVID-19 panic is a nationwide effort to promote “vote by mail” as a universal alternative to standing in line at polling places. One reason that effort is laudable is that it would likely decrease vote fraud.