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Commission Race Turns Ugly

Commission Race Turns Ugly

Storey County Commissioner District One Race Turns Ugly Storey County Commission District One Candidates Clay Mitchell and I vowed to run clean campaigns. Up to this point, both candidates have stuck to the issues. Sadly, things turned ugly when this piece of paper...

Everyone Has Skeletons in the Closet – Here’s Mine

Everyone Has Skeletons in the Closet – Here’s Mine

The above image is of legal cannabis growing in Washoe Valley at the Sol Dispensary. I Was Arrested for Growing Weed in My Backyard. Transparency is something I respect and will fight to have in Storey County government. There is nothing in my past that I choose to...

I Made a Mistake During the Debate – Correction

I Made a Mistake During the Debate – Correction

I Was Wrong. Anyone growing up in the 1970s probably remembers Arthur Fonzarelli. As a kid, i particularly remember the episode when the Fonz had to admit to being wrong. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uwkU8-d1gIk   This scene stuck with me. During the Candidate...

Recalibrate The Virginia City Tourism Commission

Recalibrate The Virginia City Tourism Commission

We need to Recalibrate the VCTC The Virginia City Tourism Commission (VCTC) is technically a "County Fair and Recreation Board". As defined by Nevada Revised Statute 244A, the board of county commissioners shall appoint four representatives as follows:       (a) Two...

Our Water Bill Is WAY Too High

Our Water Bill Is WAY Too High

Our water bill has tripled during the past decade in Virginia City and Gold Hill. In July our water and sewer bill went up. Again. You can bet your bottom dollar your water bill will triple over the next decade unless you replace the current crop of Commissioners. In...