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3 Cash Flow Tips From Small Business Accounting Experts

Just about every business has times when orders are coming in the door fast and furious, and other times when work slows to a crawl. But what happens when seasonal cash flow cycles happen several times a year – and not just during the traditional summer or holiday seasons? For tax and finance professionals, managing spikes in demand – and making sure that seasonal business cash flow remains stable – is a year-round exercise. Below, tax and accounting professionals explain how they keep their bus...
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Better polling means sharper scrutiny. Is Warren ready?

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — When Elizabeth Warren campaigned in Nevada in February, Abbie Peters was there. Energy and enthusiasm for the Massachusetts senator was not. “It was early and she wasn’t as popular,” said Peters. Nearly eight months later, Peters, a retiree from California, was back again to see Warren. The message hadn’t changed. […]
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Warren aims to build appeal in Republican strongholds

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Elizabeth Warren has proven she’s popular in Democratic strongholds, perhaps most memorably when she filled New York’s Washington Square Park last month. But as she’s rising in the polls and sitting on a fresh pile of campaign cash, Warren is also frequently hitting places where she might be less welcome. […]
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Nevada governor vetoes national popular vote compact

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada will not join other U.S. states that have pledged their Electoral College votes to the presidential candidate who wins the national popular vote. Democratic Gov. Steve Sisolak announced Thursday he had vetoed the measure, even though it had been approved by most Democrats in the Legislature. Sisolak says the […]
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Nevada lawmakers close to repealing tough abortion rules

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada lawmakers are bucking a national trend of restrictive abortion laws by voting to repeal requirements that physicians document a pregnant woman’s marital status and tell her about the “emotional implications” of an abortion. Democrats in the Assembly passed the bill in largely party-line vote on Tuesday, the same day […]
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Energy secretary may speed plutonium removal from Nevada

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto says Energy Secretary Rick Perry has committed to expediting the removal of weapons-grade plutonium it secretly shipped to a site in Nevada last year if she agrees to stop blocking appointments to vacant positions in his department. But it’s not clear how soon that could happen […]
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Cortez Masto: Perry signals commitment on plutonium removal

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto says Energy Secretary Rick Perry has indicated a commitment to provide a timeline for removing secretly shipped plutonium out of Nevada. The Democrat made the comments at a meeting with reporters following her address to a joint session of the Nevada Legislature on Wednesday. U.S. […]
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Nervous neighbors await information about 4 Nevada killings

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nervous neighbors were burning lights at night in a northern Nevada community where Connie Koontz and Sophia Renken were killed this month in slayings that authorities blame on a 19-year-old from El Salvador said to be in the U.S. illegally. Residents also were on edge about an hour’s drive north, […]
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Nevada Becomes First State With Majority of Women in Assembly

With two appointments on Tuesday, women will hold 23 of 42 seats in the Nevada Assembly when the next session begins in February.
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Nevada pot sales start new fiscal year with monthly record

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada kicked off the first month of the new fiscal year with its biggest monthly marijuana sales since the state legalized pot for recreational use on July 1, 2017. The Nevada Tax Department said Tuesday the $7.9 million in marijuana tax revenue in July was 11 percent higher than Fiscal […]
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Nevada nears new sexual harassment policies at casinos

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada's chief gambling regulator said Wednesday she's been encouraged by the input she's received from casino executives and workers as the state's Gaming Control Board considers rules addressing sexual harassment... [Author: [email protected]]
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10 months of Nevada pot sales exceed year-end projection

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Tax collections on recreational marijuana sales in Nevada have exceeded projections for the entire fiscal year in just the first 10 months since they became legal last July. Nevada Department of Taxation Director Bill Anderson says the $6.5 million in pot tax revenues in April slipped a bit from the […]
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Nevada pot regulators given more funds to deal with demand

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada's marijuana regulators say they are trying to keep up with demands at recreational dispensaries, where sales continue to outpace projections.The Nevada Appeal reports the Interim Finance Committee... [Author: [email protected]]
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Sanctuary cities may go to Nevada voters, but not this year

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — It won’t happen this year, but a Nevada judge has given the green light to supporters of a ballot measure aimed at banning sanctuary cities to bring the question before the voters in a future election. Carson City District Judge Todd Russell approved new language Wednesday describing the impact of […]
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Carson City man pleads guilty in woman’s 2013 death

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A Carson City man has pleaded guilty to a second-degree murder charge in the 2013 death of a 19-year-old woman after his previous convictions in the case were overturned. The Nevada Appeal reported Thursday that Leonardo Cardoza had been sentenced to life with possibility of parole for killing Desiree Bragg […]
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1 inmate stabbed dead by another at northern Nevada prison

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Officials say a 27-year-old man serving a life sentence for a Las Vegas murder committed when he was 17 was stabbed to death by another Nevada prison inmate using a handmade weapon. The Nevada Department of Corrections identified the inmate slain in the Tuesday afternoon attack as Thayer Joseph Burton. […]
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Labor commissioner keeps Nevada’s minimum wage at $7.25

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — The Nevada Labor Commissioner has decided to keep the minimum wage at $7.25 for employees with health benefits from their employer and $8.25 for employees without health benefits heading into the new fiscal year. The Nevada Appeal reported Thursday that the minimum wage in the state has not increased since […]
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Nevada court considers allowing first execution since 2006

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada’s Supreme Court is considering whether to allow the state to move forward with its first execution of a death row inmate in 12 years. Federal public defenders and the American Civil Liberties Union are challenging Nevada’s plan to use a combination of three drugs never tried before in the […]
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Nevada Supreme Court hears execution challenge Tuesday

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada’s Supreme Court is giving each side 30 minutes to argue whether the state should move forward with its first execution of a death row inmate in 11 years. The court has scheduled oral arguments in Carson City Tuesday in the case of twice-convicted killer Scott Raymond Dozier. Dozier was […]
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Injured hiker rescued on Genoa Trail along NV’s Sierra front

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Search and rescue crews hiked into the wilderness along the Sierra’s eastern front over the weekend to help rescue a hiker who fell and injured her shoulder near Genoa. East Fork Fire Battalion Chief Larry Gross says they were called to an area about 1.5 miles from the Genoa Trail […]
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Fire season looms after late winter storms fuel brush growth

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — The late winter storms that helped bolster Nevada’s lagging snowpack also jump-started the growth of grasses and brush that potentially could fuel another big wildfire season. National Weather Service meteorologist Chris Smallcomb told Gov. Brian Sandoval at an annual wildfire briefing Wednesday that he hates to use the term “worst-case-scenario,” […]
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3 finalists selected for president of Western Nevada College

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada higher education Chancellor Thom Reilly has announced three finalists for the presidency of Western Nevada College. The Nevada Appeal reported Tuesday that the finalists were chosen by a presidential search committee and input from the community. The finalists are J. Kyle Dalpe of Truckee Meadows Community College in Reno, […]
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15 Nevada projects get nearly $1M in preservation grants

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — State officials say a more than 140-year-old schoolhouse in Virginia City, a nearly 70-year-old hotel in Wells and a school in Goldfield are being awarded part of nearly $1 million in cultural preservation grants. The Fourth Ward School in Virginia City and the Tonopah Mining Park will each get $100,000, […]
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1966 Berkeley High grad led Nevada’s anti-pot charge

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Jim Hartman brings a unique perspective to Friday’s 420 celebration of marijuana. A chief opponent of Nevada’s legalization of pot for recreational use, Hartman was student body president when he graduated from high school in Berkeley, California, in 1966. The former San Francisco Bay Area lawyer moved to rural Genoa […]
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Gun rights supporters to rally at Nevada statehouse Saturday

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — National organizers are encouraging gun rights supporters to rally at Nevada’s Capitol on Saturday as part of a larger demonstration across the country this weekend. It’s not clear locally who is organizing the Carson City event but a group called the National Constitutional Coalition of Patriotic Americans has spread word […]
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Study: Nevada insurance exchange premiums see cost increase

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A study by a think tank indicates the average monthly premium for health care insurance in Nevada has increased by more than 45 percent this year. The Nevada Appeal reports the study by the Washington-based Urban Institute shows significant cost increases for even the lowest priced insurance plan in Nevada. […]
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Nevada forestry division gets $1M ahead of wildfire season

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada officials have added more than $1 million to the state’s Division of Forestry’s budget in preparation for this year’s wildfire season. The Nevada Appeal reports the Board of Examiners came to the decision on Tuesday after learning that the state could face a major fire season this year. State […]
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Inmate serving assault sentence dies in Nevada prison

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Prison officials in Nevada say a 72-year-old inmate who was serving a sentence for assault with a weapon has died. The state Department of Corrections says Ronald Bonds had been housed in the Regional Medical Facility at Northern Nevada Correctional Center before he died Tuesday at Tahoe Regional Medical Center. […]
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Officials: Nevada’s total population nears 3 million

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Officials say the population of the state of Nevada is quickly approaching 3 million. The Nevada Appeal reports State Demographer Jeff Hardcastle, who produces the population estimates, says Nevada added 33,300 residents to its population last year, bringing the state’s total population, Taxation Director Bill Anderson says, to an estimated […]
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Inmate serving sentences for child sex crimes dies in Nevada

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Prison officials in Nevada say a 77-year-old inmate serving 30 years to life for child sex crimes has died. The state Department of Corrections said Tuesday that Donald C. Hennan died Thursday at the Regional Medical Facility at Northern Nevada Correctional Center in Carson City. A cause of death was […]
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