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State Jobless Rate At Six-Year Low

Nevada’s unemployment fell below to 7.9 percent in May, its lowest point in nearly six years.

06/20/2014

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EDC Economic Impact

The Electric Daisy Carnival kicks off tomorrow at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. EDC is a three day event which features electronic dance music. It brings in hundreds of millions of dollars to the Las Vegas economy.

06/19/2014

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Initial Jobless Claims Down Sharply

Initial claims for unemployment insurance in Nevada fell 23 percent in May compared with the same month last year.

06/19/2014

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Report: Economic Recovery Not Slowing

In the midyear economic outlook report, released today by the UNLV Center for Business and Economic Research, economists report a positive outlook for the remainder of 2014 and through 2015, with momentum increasing each year.

06/17/2014

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Local Gas Tax Increasing

The higher cost of living in Clark County means you’ll soon be paying more at the pump.

06/13/2014

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.Vegas Web Domains Now Available

Companies bored with a dot-com Web address can now spice things up with a dot-Vegas suffix.

06/02/2014

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Culinary Reaches Deal With The D

Union members at another downtown Las Vegas casino-hotel won’t be going on strike.

05/30/2014

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Visitors Getting Younger, Gambling Less

A statistical snapshot of Las Vegas visitors finds a younger crowd with fewer gamblers spending more money on food and drink than five years ago.

05/28/2014

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El Cortez, Unions Reach Deal

Another downtown Las Vegas casino-hotel has reached a contract deal with culinary and bartender union members ahead of a threatened strike this weekend.

05/28/2014

KXNT File photo Culinary Union Local 226 protesting on Las Vegas Boulevard in January 2013.

More Casinos Avert Planned Strike

With a potential strike looming, two more downtown properties have reached tentative contract agreements with culinary and bartender union members.

05/27/2014

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