County Commission Race Turns Ugly

Storey County Commissioner District One Race Turns Ugly Storey County Commission District One Candidates Clay Mitchell and I vowed to run clean campaigns. Up to this point, both candidates have stuck to the issues. Sadly, things turned ugly when this piece of paper was tacked to the Virginia City Post …

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Key Facts on Nevada’s Spending Problems

Residents First. Special Interests Not First.

How Special Interests Cost Storey County Part One – Reputation During my lobbying with legislators in the 2019 Nevada Legislative session, I had the opportunity to meet with legislators. During a meeting with the leadership in the Assembly, I mentioned I was a journalist in Storey County. “A journalist in …

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I Made a Mistake During The Candidate Forum – Correction

I Made A Mistake. Anyone growing up in the 1970s probably remembers Arthur Fonzarelli. As a kid, i particularly remember the episode when the Fonz had to admit to being wrong.   This scene stuck with me. During the Candidate Forum, I made the statement that in 2019, the highest-paid …

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Clay Mitchell and Sam Toll Square Off in Candidate Forum

Sam Toll and Clay Mitchell will participate in a candidate forum on Wednesday, September 16th at 6:00 pm. The forum will allow the candidates to present their platforms and answer questions from voters. The event is hosted by Gerald Antinoro of Hilltop Farms. We will post the audio here on …

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Brothel Zoning Designation Proposed for Storey County Planning Commission

Brothel Zoning Designation Proposed for Storey County Planning Commission. Nearly three years after I wrote a piece that resulted in a defamation lawsuit, Storey County is finally addressing the issue raised. According to the latest Storey County Planning Department’s agenda, a brand spanking new zoning designation is being floated; B …

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September 1, 2020 Storey County Commission Meeting Preview

Storey County Commission Meeting Preview In an effort to prevent surprises like the Stericycle Special Use Permit approved last week, I am providing a list of items up for a vote at the next Commission Meeting. The full agenda with the packet items can be downloaded here. The meeting will …

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