Colorado River

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Officials: Less Chance Of Colorado River Water Cuts In 2017

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Wet weather in May and June prompted optimistic projections Monday from federal water managers keeping close tabs on the Colorado River water supply for about 40 million residents in seven Southwest U.S. […]

CBS Las Vegas–08/17/2015

File photo of Lake Mead. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Feds Revising Lake Mead Water Projections

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Federal water managers are due to release a monthly projection of water levels at Lake Mead on Monday, and the rain in May might change what they say. Last month, the U.S. […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/15/2015

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Travel Guide To Utah’s Arches National Park

Travel guide to Utah’s Arches National Park, featuring the world’s largest collection of natural stone arches.

06/10/2015

Lake Mohave (National Park Service photo)

Coroner ID’s 18-Year-Old In Lake Mohave Death

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities are identifying a swimmer whose body was recovered from a Colorado River reservoir as an 18-year-old who grew up in Hawaii before moving to Las Vegas. The Clark County coroner reported […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/05/2015

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Authorities Find Fake Skeletons In Underwater Lawn Chairs

A man snorkeling in the Colorado River near the Arizona and California border was terrified

05/06/2015

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Top Spots To Go Fishing Near Las Vegas

From local parks to nearby fishing charters, here’s a look at an angler’s best bet to catching a fish near Las Vegas.

04/11/2015

File photo of a Boy Scout uniform. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Marine Copter Helps Rescued Lost Boy Scout Boaters

The Marine Corps helped rescue a Boy Scout troop that got lost while canoeing on the Colorado River.

10/21/2014

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

Study: Southwest Could Face Megadrought This Century

Southern Nevada faces an 80 percent risk of a 10-year-long dry spell, warn researchers.

09/03/2014

Drought And Climate Change Threaten Colorado River Basin. (credit:  David McNew/Getty Images)

Water Levels At Nevada’s Lake Mead Drop To New Low

Drought in the southwestern U.S. will deplete the vast Lake Mead this week to levels not seen since Hoover Dam was completed and the reservoir on the Colorado River was filled in the 1930s, federal water managers said Tuesday.

07/08/2014

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Erin Brockovich Resolves Nev. Drunken Boating Case

Environmental activist Erin Brockovich has pleaded no contest to operating a boat while intoxicated following her arrest at Lake Mead.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–10/05/2013

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