Brian Sandoval

Warming global temperatures increase the risk of droughts lasting a decade or more, warn researchers. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Drought The Focus Of Multi-State Workshop In Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Water experts from 11 Western states, several hydrology engineers and federal officials are talking about drought during a two-day workshop in Las Vegas organized by the Western Governors’ Association. The meetings Monday and […]

CBS Las Vegas–12/08/2014

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Western Governors Talk Drought

7 state leaders meeting in Las Vegas

12/05/2014

Brian Sandoval, Robert Goodman (kxnt photo illustration)

Sandoval Expected To Easily Win Re-election

Little-known Democratic opponent finished second to “None Of The Above” in June primary

11/04/2014

photo courtesy Nevada Legislative Counsel Bureau

Balance Of Power At State Legislature

GOP could take control of Nevada Senate in Tuesday election

11/04/2014

(photo: Sean Whaley/special for KXNT)

Parties Battle For Control Of Senate

Republicans hope to capitalize on sluggish Democratic turnout to shift the balance of power in the Nevada Senate to their favor, although the deeply Democratic assembly is much more of a long shot.

10/31/2014

(pjhoto: ALI AL-SAADI/AFP/Getty Images)

Conservative Group Details Government Waste

A conservative think tank has compiled a list of what it calls the most egregious examples of waste in Nevada government in the past two years.

10/02/2014

Flood damage assessment team looking at Henrie Road in Moapa, NV. (photo courtesy: Clark County government)

Teams Assessing Flood Damage

Assessment teams are heading into Moapa Valley and an adjacent Indian reservation to gauge flash flood damage near where a stretch of Interstate 15 remains washed out 50 miles northeast of Las Vegas.

09/11/2014

photo courtesy Nevada Legislative Counsel Bureau

Nevada Legislature Considering Tesla Tax Breaks

The Nevada Legislature is in a special session to consider $1.3 billion in tax breaks and other incentives for electric car-maker Tesla Motors as part of “an extraordinary opportunity” to seal the deal for its $5 billion battery factory and tens of thousands of jobs he says are needed to recover from the worst economic crisis in state history.

09/10/2014

Flood in Clark County, September 10, 2014. (photo: Cat Thomas/KXNT/CBS Las Vegas)

Governor Declares State Of Emergency For Clark County

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval has dispatched a team to start estimating the cost of damage from flooding that wiped out swaths of a vital interstate and swamped parts of Clark County and a southern Nevada Indian reservation.

09/10/2014

Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak accepts the ALS ice bucket challenge. (photo courtesy: Clark County)

Sisolak Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge

State and local elected officials are getting in on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, which has been sweeping social media for weeks.

08/18/2014

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