5 Day Trips Near Las Vegas To Do Before The Kids Go Back To SchoolEvery family writes up a "to do" list of stuff to enjoy with the kids before they head back to school. This may include experiencing a ranch or ghost town, exploring a nearby town and scenic vista, doing some hiking or having a picnic. It doesn't have to cost much to have an adventure: it may just be visiting somewhere you have always intended to go, but never took the time to explore.
Top Day Trips From Las VegasLas Vegas is a destination spot, no doubt. But if you're a local and need a break away from the Strip and surrounding areas, here are some great day trips to consider.
Feds Revising Lake Mead Water Projections
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Jury Awards $16-Million To Families Of Four Killed In Sightseeing Helicopter CrashJurors ruled the aerial tour company had an inadequate maintenance program, which led to the deaths of four people when their helicopter crashed near Lake Mead in December 2011.
Nevada Lawmakers Approve Tesla Tax BreaksSparks Assemblyman calls Tesla plant the biggest thing to hit the state since the Hoover Dam was built.
More Water Coming To Lake MeadRunoff from Lake Powell doesn't fix drought
Water Levels At Nevada's Lake Mead Drop To New LowDrought 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.
Visitor Numbers Dropping At Hoover DamOfficials report the number of people taking paid tours of the historic site dropped from 823,000 in 2011 to 755,000 in 2012 and are trending down in 2013.
State Considers Changes To BridgeThere could be changes to help prevent people from jumping off the Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge.
NHP Finds Second Body At Hoover DamAuthorities responding to a suicidal man who fell from a Hoover Dam bypass bridge say an unrelated dead body was found nearby around the same time.
Man Falls To Death At Hoover DamA man fell to his death just after 12:30pm from the Hoover Dam bypass bridge where authorities attempted to try and talk him out of jumping.