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Top Family-Friendly Activities In Las Vegas For St. Patrick’s Day 2014

St. Patrick’s Day isn’t just corned beef and cabbage, green beer and carousing in a pub while ‘raising a pint.’ Las Vegas has numerous celebrations suitable for the youngest child as well as the seasoned adult.

03/07/2014

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Shutdown Cut Lake Lake Mead Visits

Visitation was down sharply at the Lake Mead Recreation Area during the government shutdown late last year.

03/03/2014

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Top Dog Walking Trails In Las Vegas

From mountains and loops to trails and paths, whatever you are looking for in a dog walking trail, you are sure to find it along the Wash, through railroad tunnels or on cultivated paths, old roads and horse trails.

09/06/2013

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Another Heat-Related Death

A 26-year-old man’s body was found near Nelson’s Landing on the Colorado River.

07/02/2013

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Not Just Heat To Worry About At Lake Mead

A dozen people are recovering after they were apparently sickened by carbon monoxide while boating on Lake Mead.

07/01/2013

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Top Day Trips For Under $100 In The Las Vegas Area

Escape the doldrums of summer with a quick day trip out of town for less than $100.

06/29/2013

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Cliff Jumper Dies At Lake Mead

A 28-year-old Las Vegas man is dead after cliff jumping over the weekend at Lake Mead.

10/16/2012

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Illinois Man Found Dead At Lake Mead

Authorities have identified a 54-year-old Illinois man whose body washed ashore on the Arizona side of Lake Mead.

10/05/2012

An aerial view shows the Mike O'Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge part of the Hoover Dam Bypass Project behind the Hoover Dam on Oct. 26, 2010 in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Ne. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Lake Mead Tunnel Collapse Kills Construction Worker

LAS VEGAS (AP) – A construction worker was killed and another worker was injured in a tunnel under construction at Lake Mead after some material became loose and pressure sent grout flying through the air. The two […]

06/11/2012

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Two More Crash Victims Identified

A Kansas couple celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary were among the five people who died in the crash of a tour helicopter near Lake Mead.

12/08/2011

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