nevada http://kunm.org en Dinosaur Discovery at Red Rock in Nevada http://kunm.org/post/dinosaur-discovery-red-rock-nevada <p>The Red Rock National Conservation Area outside of Las Vegas has stunning red colored sandstone and desert vistas that draw millions of visitors each year. It turns out 190 million years ago, the park had a very early visitor no one previously knew was in the area&mdash;a dinosaur. &nbsp;From the&nbsp;<a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras&nbsp;Changing America Desk</a>, Jude Joffe-Block reports.</p> Mon, 28 Nov 2011 23:43:49 +0000 4690 at http://kunm.org Dinosaur Discovery at Red Rock in Nevada Nevada Redistricting Goes to Courts and Citizen Appointees http://kunm.org/post/nevada-redistricting-goes-courts-and-citizen-appointees <p>Fights over drawing new political districts are heating up in several states. In Nevada, the redistricting issue is in the courts. As Jude Joffe-Block reports for the <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a>, a state district judge has appointed three citizens to draft the district maps.</p> Wed, 12 Oct 2011 15:36:45 +0000 2398 at http://kunm.org Nevada Redistricting Goes to Courts and Citizen Appointees Will Nevada Elect First Latino Representative? http://kunm.org/post/will-nevada-elect-first-latino-representative <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-5354278030135-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-5354278030135-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="5354278030135-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-988360.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p> Nevada has never elected a Latino to Congress, but one Democrat would like to be the first in 2012.</p> Wed, 28 Sep 2011 21:41:39 +0000 2034 at http://kunm.org Will Nevada Elect First Latino Representative?