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Ex-Homeless Student Wins $30K Scholarship

A University of Nevada, Reno student who was homeless during part of her time attending high school in North Las Vegas has been named the winner of a prestigious national scholarship worth $30,000.

04/16/2014

A homeless veteran receives services during a Veterans Stand Down event. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Event Helping Military Veterans

Hot meals, showers, medical and dental care are just some of the services homeless and at-risk vets can get today and tomorrow as part of the 11th annual Veteran’s Stand Down.

03/19/2014

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Business Backs City’s Homeless “Donation Station”

Las Vegas officials are launching an effort to get corporate sponsors to put up $1,000 a year to underwrite the cost of maintaining curbside “Donation Station” collection spots to raise money to benefit the homeless.

01/29/2014

File photo of Las Vegas' homeless. (photo: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Southern Nevada Homeless To Get $6.6m In Aid

The federal government has pledged $6.6 million this year to help the homeless in Southern Nevada.

08/06/2013

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City Recruits Faith-Based Orgs for Homeless Services

With budgets thin, and the number of homeless pushing well above 9,000, the city of Las Vegas is recruiting help from the valley’s faith-based organizations.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–05/22/2013

File photo of Las Vegas' homeless. (photo: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Nevada Gets $7.4M In Grants To Fight Homelessness

Democratic Sen. Harry Reid has announced $7.4 million in federal grants to fight homelessness in Nevada.

04/01/2013

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Groups Help Feed Locals For Holiday

Hundreds of people in need were treated to a Christmas Day dinner in the valley.

12/26/2012

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“Shut Up” Comment Leads to Sword Stabbing

A group of homeless people got into a verbal altercation leading to the stabbing of one man.

09/26/2012

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Live And Local With Kevin Wall With Sterling 07/13/12: Friday The 13th, Suicide, And The Homeless

Do you really believe in bad luck on Friday the 13th? Callers tell us if they believe in bad luck.

07/13/2012

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Big Cities’ People-in-Power Don’t Understand Crime And Murder

For America’s big cities: the people who are supposed to have, need to have, and claim to have all the answers simply don’t have a clue.

07/11/2012

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