Local Law Enforcement Begin Joining Forces Campaign

The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office is participating in a Joining Forces speed enforcement campaign during the first several weeks of March. Through March 18th, the Sheriff’s Office, the Reno and Sparks Police Departments, and the Nevada Highway Patrol, will dedicate extra officers to enforce speed safety laws as part of ongoing statewide efforts to increase safety on Nevada’s roads and highways. Funding for these extra patrols is made possible by a Joining Forces grant received from the Nevada Department of Public Safety-Office of Traffic Safety.



Appropriate Some Culture

By J.T. Parker Apparently the way to stomp out the world’s racism is to verbally abuse a teenage girl the day after her prom. At least, that’s what (literally) thousands of keyboard warriors attempted as they expressed their frustrations toward Keziah Daum, a non-Asian high school student in Utah, who decided to wear a traditional…

Smile and Nod

By J.T. Parker The air was biting as the marchers covered their ears with their pink knitted beanies, waving signs that may as well have read “I hate you straight, white man.” I kept my mouth shut as I tried to blend in, hoping the cold (and not my frustration) would be perceived as the…