Tourist From Wales Fined For Dangerous Hoover Dam SwimThe Bureau of Reclamation's Regional Special Agent Ian Canaan says 28-year-old Arron Hughes of Wales was arrested and cited a $330 fine for the August incident.
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.
Opening Of 1st Sretch Of Interstate 11 In Nevada DelayedNevada Department of Transportation spokesman Tony Illia says motorists will be able to drive the 2.5-mile (4-kilometer) stretch of southbound freeway between U.S. 95 and the Railroad Pass Casino at 5 a.m. Wednesday.
Man, 42, Found Dead in Lake MeadThe body of a 42-year-old Las Vegas man who went missing in late July while swimming at Lake Mead has been recovered.
Search Continues For Missing Swimmer At Lake MeadTwo men were swimming from a boat on Lake Mead near Hoover Dam before both began to struggle on Sunday. National Park Service volunteers were in a nearby boat and rescued one of the men. The second man never re-surfaced.
Willow Beach Road Closed Through August 1The public will not be able to access Willow Beach by land during the closure; however, it will still be accessible by water. Fuel and retail services will be available for boaters who stop at the marina.
Iconic Hoover Dam Lights Up in Turquoise for Lung HealthThe iconic Hoover Dam near Las Vegas was lit up in turquoise in honor of National Women's Lung Health Week.
Hoover Dam Lit Up For Lung Cancer AwarenessAmerican Lung Association and Bureau of Reclamation will light up the Hoover Dam turquoise Monday night at 8:30 p.m., to celebrate National Women's Lung Health Week.
Trooper Hurt Directing Traffic at Hoover Dam Bridge BackupThe Nevada Highway Patrol says a trooper was seriously injured when he was hit by a tour bus that was backing up in a 5-hour traffic jam created when a woman threatened to jump from the Hoover Dam bypass bridge.
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.
Hoover Dam Tourism Continues DeclineOfficials are trying to understand why fewer people have been visiting Southern Nevada's Hoover Dam.