Nevada: Nonprofit sends letter to Gov. Sisolak urging casinos to go smoke-free to prevent shutdown Tiffany Lane, KSNV-TV (News 3) · November 20, 2020 at 3:41 pm Americans for Nonsmokers’ Rights sent a letter to the governor Thursday, urging him to require that all casinos in the state adopt a smoke-free indoor policy, which they say is a better alternative than once again closing gaming properties. Nevada set a new COVID record Thursday with more than 2,000 positive cases in a single day for the second time in a week. This has prompted growing concern about another potential lockdown as we await a decision from Governor Steve Sisolak next week about how the state will move forward in tackling the spread of the virus. As we take a look at the Vegas valley, one organization is proposing what it believes will prevent further shutdowns.