Las Vegas Sun

September 15, 2019

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Photo: Jeff Eskin, who quarterbacked Valley High to a sta
Pep talk for Valley football taps spirit of past glory
The obstacles of an inner-city program, most notably a lack of participation, have led to consecutive losing seasons. Things got worse in August when the Clark County School District determined the turf home field was unplayable, forcing the Vikings to ...
Photo: This April 15, 2015, photo shows guard towers at H
Report on Nevada prisons finds high use of solitary confinement
About 12% of prisoners in Nevada were in solitary confinement or similarly segregated housing from January 2016 through September 2017, more than double the estimated national average, according to an analysis by the Vera Institute of Justice ...
Readers weigh in on R-J’s attempt to break business relationship with Sun
When the Las Vegas Review-Journal announced legal action last month to break the Joint Operating Agreement under which the Las Vegas Sun and the R-J have operated for 30 years, readers of the publications took notice …
A safe bet: August isn’t always a day at the beach
The first time I remember the danger of vacationing in August was in 1972. My parents loved to travel to Southern California during that month for a little respite by the ocean. The time off brought them back refreshed and ready to recommit their newspaper to the job of …
High-flying Aces worthy of support as they begin WNBA Playoffs run
When the Las Vegas Aces tip off today in the WNBA Playoffs, a remarkable success story will …
Different views, but we’re friends
A Sept. 10 letter (“Time to reveal the brutal truth,”) suggests people who support President Donald Trump cannot …
Letters draw disagreement
Two letters on Sept. 11 caught my eye. The first was regarding Walmart’s plan to …
Bill would boost end-of-life care
There comes a time in many of our lives when we either take or are given the responsibility of caring for a seriously or terminally ill family member. It is a hard job and unfortunately can be …

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