Economic indicator

Marijuana seems to have become enough of the state's economy that the Las Vegas Review-Journal has made it a drop-down title on its website menu.

Medical marijuana is legal under state law and a ballot measure to provide full-fledged state legality will appear on the Nevada ballot next year—though, of course, the feds are ever-looming. The Paiute Shoshone tribe at Fort McDermitt on the Oregon/Nevada border is the latest to begin cultivation.