US: 'Zero' Chance Of Colorado River Water Shortage In 2018The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation said Tuesday its latest projection shows the lake level in January will be 8 feet (2.5 meters) above the point that would trigger a drought shortage declaration.
Marriage License Office Changing Hours In LaughlinThe office is currently open from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Thursday's Friday and Saturdays, but on October 9, the Laughlin office will instead be open on Mondays, Friday and Saturdays from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Western Drought Watchers Keep Wary Eye on Lake Mead LevelIn a new report about an ongoing problem, an advocacy group is projecting the effects in places that depend on the Colorado River if the water level at drought-stricken Lake Mead continues to fall.
Feds Give 20 More Years to Glen Canyon Dam on Colorado RiverThe federal government is committing to at least another 20 years of use from a huge Colorado River dam it calls crucial to water and power in the West, but that critics say is unstable and should be removed.
Feds See Shortage in 2018 Lake Mead Water to NevadaAmid punishing drought, federal water managers are projecting — by a very narrow margin— that Lake Mead won't have enough water to make full deliveries to Nevada and Arizona in 2018.
Hoover Dam Bridge Closed Nearly 5 Hours By Suicidal JumperThe Hoover Dam bypass bridge was closed for nearly five hours Tuesday, while authorities talked a woman out of jumping to the Colorado River below.
Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge Closed As Woman Threatens SuicideAll traffic across the Hoover Dam bypass bridge has been stopped while police attempt to stop a woman from jumping off the dam.
Man-Made Lake Expected To Reach Record LowBy the end of June, Lake Mead's water level could be the lowest since its creation in 1935.
5 Most Extreme White Water Rafting LocationsA profile of five of the most extreme whitewater rafting locations in the world
Top Bodies Of Water To Visit Near Las VegasWhile many people might think of Las Vegas being in a desert, the city grew because water was available to explorers. Today, there are bodies of water in Southern Nevada that guests can enjoy recreation on the water as well as the serenity of lakes and rivers.
Few Examples of Lead Drinking Water Contamination in NevadaAn Associated Press analysis of federal Environmental Protection Agency data suggests lead contamination of drinking water is less prevalent in Nevada than other parts of the U.S.
Flooding Begins To Draw Lake Mead Water