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.
Florida Couple Killed in Motorcycle Crash Near Lake MeadAuthorities in Las Vegas say a Florida couple was killed in a motorcycle crash on a curve of a scenic desert road near the Lake Mead reservoir behind Hoover Dam.
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.
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
Guide To Vacationing In ArizonaUse this travel guide to Arizona to help you sort out the best of what to see, where to eat and where to stay.
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.