Mark Thomas

mark Mark ThomasOriginally from Southern California, Mark has called Las Vegas home since 1998.  His radio career began in 1992 in the high desert town of Yucca Valley and, over the next six years, moved toward the coast working in San Bernardino, Redlands, Riverside, and San Diego.  Mark has worked on-air in various music formats, production, news and traffic reporting.  He joined the KXNT news staff in early 2010.

Mark is married with one daughter, two cats and a dog.  He enjoys reading, poker, movies, coffee, sports (Lakers, Dodgers and Cowboys) and investigative TV shows.

Email Mark at mark.thomas2@cbsradio.com

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Busch Bros Go Back-To-Back

A pair of Las Vegans have captured the last two checkered flags in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races.

CBS Las Vegas–03/31/2014

Photo credit:  Jerry Gallegos / LV Wranglers

Wranglers Reign Over Shootout Win

The Las Vegas Wranglers outshot the Ontario Reign 37-18 last night but it would take one more in the seventh round of a shootout to seal a dramatic road victory.

CBS Las Vegas–03/27/2014

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Cinderella Rising?

With only a quarter of the 64 men’s college basketball teams remaining in the NCAA tournament, Las Vegas oddsmakers continue to adjust who they think has the best chance of become this year’s National Champion.

CBS Las Vegas–03/25/2014

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Las Vegan Wins In Fontana

Kyle Busch won at Fontana for the second straight year, holding off Kyle Larson, Tony Stewart and his older brother Kurt on a frantic two-lap sprint to the finish.

CBS Las Vegas–03/24/2014

File photo of sportsbook at Red Rock Casino. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

March Goodness

The actual games won’t be played within hundreds of miles of here but as March Madness descends on the valley, sportsbooks and casino ballroom space will be jam-packed with NCAA Tournament bettors.

CBS Las Vegas–03/19/2014

9.2 quintillion

Seriously?

Wanna become a billionaire? Don’t bet on it.

CBS Las Vegas–03/18/2014

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Runnin’ Rebels Shuttin’ It Down

LAS VEGAS, NV – For the first time since Dave Rice took over as head coach of the UNLV men’s basketball team, there will be no appearance for UNLV in the NCAA Tournament.

CBS Las Vegas–03/17/2014

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UNLV KO’d From MWT

Las Vegas, NV – In the end, it was San Diego State who punched the Runnin’ Rebels’ ticket out of the 2014 NCAA Tournament.

CBS Las Vegas–03/14/2014

Roscoe Smith (left)-photo  courtesy of UNLV photo services

It’s Win Or Stay Home For UNLV

LAS VEGAS, NV – The Runnin’ Rebels seem intent on putting their fans through the ringer this season.

CBS Las Vegas–03/14/2014

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Just Win (3) Baby

LAS VEGAS, NV – The numbers are simple: Three days, three wins, and the Runnin’ Rebels earn a berth in the 2014 NCAA Tournament.

CBS Las Vegas–03/13/2014

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