What is a Sheriff Really Worth?

After the financial disclosures of the recall committee, as residents and taxpayers of Storey County, we all have an interesting dilemma to consider given the recall election: 1.      We have a Commissioner that is our great benefactor, he is willing to organize a recall (after denying he was involved), obtain …

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The facts surrounding the Storey County Sheriff Budget

Kris Thompson, president of the Committee to Recall Sheriff Antinoro, suggests  Sheriff Antinoro is mismanaging and squandering taxpayer dollars. In comments made to a local chat group, he made the following statement: “Antinoro demanded a $1 million budget increase for this budget year and has cost taxpayers hundreds of thousands …

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Letter to the Editor

I have lived in Storey County a long time, back when DelCarlo was Sheriff but Conforte then owner of the Mustang Ranch was the boss. Everyone bowed to Conforte. His madam was even a county commissioner. Our Sheriff department was a joke and continued being a joke until Antinoro was …

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What’s Going On – bardeblog.com

Nicole Barde reports on the latest Storey County Commissioners Meeting. Read her assessment of the meeting here. Her Preamble is noteworthy and reprinted here with permission:   PLEASE VOTE IN THE RECALL ELECTION…….WHETHER YOU VOTE TO RECALL, NOT TO RECALL, OR TO KEEP 3 PEOPLE (REALLY JUST ONE) FROM APPOINTING …

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When Equal Access Means Zero Access for All

There is irrational comfort taken in the belief that man-made laws somehow ensure equality for all. More often than not, the exact opposite is true. Within the next week, UC Berkeley will be forced to remove over 20,000 lectures, videos, and other digital documents from its free online library. While …

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