Down In Flames


The piece of paper said “Discharged.” Doc had an awful pit in his stomach. This was the day he had fought so hard to avoid. But he had lost. The fight started months before just after Captain Coville arrived at Warren Air Force Base. He was a career reservist and navigator specializing in B-52 bombers. … Continue reading Down In Flames

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Northern Nevada Experiences a Number of Earthquake


More than 150 aftershocks have been recorded on the west edge of Reno after an earthquake shook cans off shelves, knocked pictures off walls and dislodged rocks on hillsides along the Sierra Nevada. There were no immediate reports of injuries or major damage from the magnitude 4 . 7 quake that hit at 11:40 p.m. … Continue reading Northern Nevada Experiences a Number of Earthquake

The Battle Over Nevada’s Death Penalty


The American Civil Liberties Union and Nevada Coalition against the Death Penalty called on the Pardons Board to block the October 15, 2007 execution of murderer William Castillo, who had withdrawn his appeals and asked that his execution be carried out. In a letter to the board the two groups wrote, "We implore you to … Continue reading The Battle Over Nevada’s Death Penalty