Editorial: Cutting out screen time

Distracted Driving

It's why in the United States, approximately nine people are killed and over 1,000 injured every day in distracted driving accidents. No matter how adept you are at focusing on two separate things, your attention will waver on one or the other. Absolute policies like this do present another problem: Is the …

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Muscle Powered announces Carson City area student winners in ‘No Zombie Texting’ contest

“Texting while walking, biking, or driving kills. Put down the phone,” says Kelly Clark, the coordinator for the project, which was funded by the … Read More Share this NewFacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn

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‘It hurts so bad’: 22-year-old’s heartbreaking last words after she crashes into car while texting and …

“All because of texting while driving, a 22-year-old's life is cut short,” KDOT tweeted, “a son loses his mom and a mom loses her daughter.” … Read More Share this NewFacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn

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Local student runner-up in statewide texting while driving video contest

In an instance, sending a quick text message, can turn into tragedy. It's the message St. Ursula senior, Kate Barnhart conveyed in a video she entered … Read More Share this NewFacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn