Clark County Eyes Better Connectivity Along Las Vegas StripThe Las Vegas Strip's popularity with visitors using smartphones to post photos on social media, stream live video and get directions has local officials looking for ways to improve cellphone reception.
Las Vegas Prosecutors Halt Pot Cases After Legalization VoteProsecutors in the Las Vegas area say they will stop pursuing charges against people accused of having small amounts of pot after Nevada voters decided to change the law.
Researchers Puzzle Over Tracks Outside Vegas That Predate DinosaursA team of researchers from UNLV recently announced the discovery of fossilized footprints 60 million years older than the earliest dinosaurs on a slab of sandstone about 115 miles northeast of Las Vegas.
Las Vegas-Area Voters Agree to Keep Fuel Tax to Fund RoadsLas Vegas-area voters have agreed to continue paying a fuel tax for local road construction, maintenance and repair.
Nevada Expected to Add 426,000 People in Next 20 YearsState officials are scaling back their prediction on how much Nevada will grow over the next 20 years, though they still think the state will add nearly 426,000 more people.
Washoe County Reports 1st Flu-Related Death of SeasonA day after Clark County confirmed its first flu-related death of the season in the Las Vegas-area, Washoe County health officials reported their first flu fatality in northern Nevada.
Clark County Sees First Flu-Related Death of SeasonClark County has reported its first flu-related death of this year's flu season.
Clark County Nets $3 Million from Ride Share Airport FeeIn the past year, Clark County has collected more than $3 million in fees from the ride sharing services Lyft and Uber.
Vegas Woman Snorkeling at Lake Mead Died of Heart DiseaseAuthorities say a Las Vegas woman's death while snorkeling at Lake Mead over the weekend was caused by heart disease.
Pedestrian Dies Trying to Cross I-15 in Las VegasAuthorities say a pedestrian was killed while attempting to cross Interstate 15 near the Las Vegas Strip.
Vegas Case of St. Louis Encephalitis is the First in YearsLas Vegas health officials say they've identified the first human case of St. Louis encephalitis in nearly a decade.
Coroner IDs Henderson Man Found Shot at Vegas ComplexAuthorities have identified a 21-year-old Henderson man found dead after a shooting during the weekend outside a Las Vegas apartment complex.