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More Reports Of Inmates Shot At Nevada Prison

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Recent disclosures that a Nevada prison inmate was shot dead by a prison guard in November are bringing to light other previously unreported shootings that left inmates wounded at High Desert State […]

CBS Las Vegas–04/15/2015

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Nevada Sees Steady Population Growth

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada’s population is steadily growing, even though some of its rural counties are shrinking. Nevada State Demographer Jeff Hardcastle said Wednesday that the state grew an estimated 1.5 percent, or more than […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/04/2015

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Lawmakers Buzzing About Clark County Extortion Investigation

CARSON CITY—The 78th Legislative Session is underway in Carson City, but it’s not all about legislation, bills or filibusters. Controversy continues in the Assembly regarding an extortion case involving a member from Clark County. It’s […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/02/2015

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Nevada AG Appealing Order Granting New Trial For Inmate

Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt says he’s appealing a federal judge’s order granting a new trial for a Nevada death row inmate convicted of killing an FBI agent in Las Vegas.

01/24/2015

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America’s Best Places For A White Christmas

A trip to a winter wonderland can make this Christmas one you’ll never forget.

12/02/2014

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Nevada Jobless Rate Down To 7.1 Percent In October

LAS VEGAS (AP) — State officials say Nevada’s unemployment has fallen to a more than six-year low. The Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Friday that Nevada’s October jobless rate was 7.1 percent, which […]

11/21/2014

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Religious Leaders Gather For A Multi-Faith Service To Pray For Ebola Victims

Religious leaders from across Nevada plan to gather for a multi-faith service at the Governor’s Mansion in Carson City on Thursday to pray for worldwide victims of Ebola.

11/12/2014

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Ebola Task Force Created By Sandoval

(LAS VEGAS) — The fear of Ebola is now forcing everyone to take steps to prepare for the worst. That even includes Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval. His office confirms the governor is taking steps to […]

CBS Las Vegas–10/17/2014

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Inmate Dies Of Chronic Medical Condition

Authorities say a 21-year-old inmate who had been serving a robbery sentence died in a Carson City hospital after spending two months there.

09/24/2014

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Man Sentenced To 35 Years In Prison For Repeated Sexual Acts With Child

A 49-year-old Carson City man has been sentenced to at least 35 years in prison for committing repeated sex acts with a child over a period of seven years.

07/02/2014

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