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February 27, 2015

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UNLV offering buyouts

Posted 6 years, 7 months ago.

With an eye toward saving money in the next biennium, officials at cash-strapped UNLV have begun offering a buyout program for some of their full-time employees. Details about the program, available to some faculty and professional staff, are available on a new Web site the school set up. The program encourages older employees to retire, offering them up to 110.5 percent of their annual pay in exchange for agreeing to ...

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Attorney general’s rural road trip headed to Mesquite

Posted 6 years, 7 months ago.

Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto will head to Southern Nevada on July 25 and visit Mesquite, about 65 miles northeast of Las Vegas, as part of the office’s rural road trip program. The theme of the trip is “Putting Nevada’s Families First,” Masto said. “The purpose of these trips is to get out of the office and meet face-to-face with residents, to hear about their concerns and talk about ...

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