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Drought Panel Told There’s No Water On Nevada Range

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Ranchers are telling a Nevada state panel that despite ongoing regional drought, there’s plenty of grass on the range and they want to be allowed to turn cattle out to graze on […]

CBS Las Vegas–08/19/2015

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Talks With Carmaker Faraday Future Continue

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Gov. Brian Sandoval’s office says he’s personally met with officials from electric car developer Faraday Future about building a factory in southern Nevada, but there’s no agreement in place and […]

CBS Las Vegas–08/13/2015

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State Assemblyman Found Guilty Of DUI

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) -A Carson City judge has found a Nevada assemblyman guilty of driving under the influence and possessing a firearm while intoxicated. Judge John Tatro ruled Monday after a three-hour bench trial […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/27/2015

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Shuttered Nevada Prison Closer To Being Tourist Attraction

To see the Nevada State Prison in Carson City is to understand why lawmakers decided to shut it down three years ago. The site, which housed prisoners even before Nevada became a state 150 years ago, features cramped cells, uneven walkways and the kinds of blind spots that would leave corrections officers patrolling the yard nervous.

06/14/2015

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2 Fallen Vegas Officers Honored At Annual Police Memorial

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada lawmakers and elected officials are recognizing two police officers who were ambushed and killed last year while eating lunch in Las Vegas. Officers Alyn Beck and Igor Soldo were […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/07/2015

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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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