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Govenor’s New Group Wants To Boost Tourism

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Governor Brian Sandoval says a new committee tasked with looking at ways to boost tourism in Las Vegas will have a year to report back on what needs to be built — including […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/07/2015

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Legislature Session Over

Late night wraps up at midnight deadline

06/02/2015

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UNLV Medical School Could Get Full State Funding

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Michael Roberson said he expects lawmakers will find enough money to give the University of Nevada, Las Vegas’ planned medical school all the money it’s asking for. The […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/07/2015

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Conservative Legislators Working Behind The Scenes?

State Treasurer says he’s been approached to come up with alternative to Gov. Sandoval’s budget

02/05/2015

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Nevada & Feds Study Nuke-Waste Burial Site

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada and the federal government are agreeing to have a panel keep studying whether the U.S. will bury radioactive material from Tennessee at a former nuclear weapons proving ground north of Las […]

CBS Las Vegas–12/23/2014

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Interviews Set For Nevada Appeals Court Applicants

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Interviews are set this week for 36 applicants for three Nevada Court of Appeals positions created by the passage of Question 1 on the Nov. 4 ballot. Appeals court hopefuls have filled out detailed […]

CBS Las Vegas–12/01/2014

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Ballot Initiative Launched For Gun Checks

A group has filed paperwork to launch an initiative to put gun background checks the Nevada ballot in 2016.

06/20/2014

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Sandoval Encourages Summer Reading

Governor and State School Superintendent launch “Find A Book Nevada” program

06/04/2014

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Asurion Coming Here, Will Hire 800

Asurion will hire 500 people in Nevada in the coming year, and hopes to hire 800 within five years, estimating it will mean a billion dollar impact on the Nevada economy in the next decade.

05/27/2014

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Roadblock Of State Highway Funds

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Major road projects in Nevada will likely be delayed unless Congress acts by fall to address a highway funding shortfall. A report presented Monday to the state Transportation Board of Directors says […]

05/12/2014

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