Letters to the Editor

July letters

Coyote-killing debated It’s time for Nevada to ban wildlife killing contests! (RN&R, July 10) While blood sports such as dogfighting and cockfighting are recognized as serious crimes, a little known but similar activity—the wildlife killing […]

The arts

Artown holds the stage

The second half of Artown 2021 features nationally-known music acts, world-wide cultural connections, kids’ activities, workshops, hundreds of films and art exhibits through the end of July. The 25-year-old annual festival defines summer in the […]


How birders roll

When Parker Flickinger walks anywhere, an invisible radar bubble reaches out from his brain, probing the sky and the trees; reaching across lakes, marshlands and fields. “Those two specks circling in the sky are American […]