President Biden capitulated yet again to political far-left progressives in the Democratic Party when he announced support for a waiver of valuable U.S. COVID-19 vaccine intellectual-property (patent) rights.
For the Washoe, the Minden siren symbolizes oppression and loss of the lands they once freely traversed. For the older residents of Minden, it is a symbol of home — a tribute to the volunteer firefighters and ranchers coming home from the fields.
Kurt Hildebrand writes a monthly column about people and things in Carson Valley. The opinions expressed here are his own.
On Sept. 26, 2019, the Senate Appropriations Committee approved $35 million for a massive reduction of America’s relatively minor wild horse and burro herds scattered throughout the West.
Letters published in the May 13, 2021, edition of The Record-Courier
At least 33 Minden and Gardnerville residents are graduating today from the University of Nevada, Reno.