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Where Mucking Is a Competitive Sport

TONOPAH, Nevada – A chance conversation led to my meeting a mucking champion, and that’s no typo. It happened in the desert town of Tonopah, Nevada, which is in the middle of nowhere between Las Vegas and Reno. Me: “I saw … Continue reading

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Rolling on the River in Laughlin

LAUGHLIN, Nevada. — The Colorado River is more than a linear oasis in the desert between Laughlin, Nevada, and Bullhead City, Arizona. It’s also a major recreational asset. While jet skis, powerboats and river taxis do zoom around on this … Continue reading

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Lights on the Colorado

LAUGHLIN, Nevada — The Colorado River provides a nighttime mirror for the casino lights of Laughlin as seen from the Celebration riverboat. (Photo by Tom Adkinson)

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