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Drought And Climate Change Threaten Colorado River Basin. (credit:  David McNew/Getty Images)

Water Levels At Nevada’s Lake Mead Drop To New Low

Drought 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.

07/08/2014

National Park Service says the body of 36-year-old Schayne Baker found by divers under 15 feet of water. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Body Of Las Vegas Man Pulled From Lake Mead

Body of 36-year-old Schayne Baker found by divers under 15 feet of water, say park police.

07/04/2014

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How To Celebrate Memorial Day In Las Vegas

Whether you are looking for a day at Cowabunga Bay or a family camping trip to Lake Mead, you can have it all and then some in Las Vegas over Memorial Day weekend.

05/09/2014

KXNT file photo  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Nevada Gets $1 Billion Of Pollution Settlement

Anadarko Petroleum will pay the state for perchlorate pollution in Lake Mead water and soil

04/03/2014

Lake Mead

National Parks Mean $$$ For Nevada

(Lake Mead, NV) — National Parks bring lots of visitors, money and jobs to Nevada.  A new National Park Service report shows in 2012, 4.8 million visitors spent $194 million dollars and supported 2,194 jobs […]

03/03/2014

KXNT file photo  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Search For Missing Boaters Scaled Back

1 body found at Lake Mead

02/24/2014

(Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images Entertainment)

Sinking Of Wayne Newton’s Yacht Ruled Accidental

Federal investigators say the sinking of a yacht owned by entertainer Wayne Newton was an accident.

02/20/2014

(Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images Entertainment)

Wayne Newton’s Yacht Sinks At Lake Mead

Authorities are investigating the sinking of a yacht owned by Las Vegas entertainer Wayne Newton at a Lake Mead marina.

10/21/2013

Gov. Brian Sandoval warns that Nevadans could lose benefits if the federal government shutdown continues. (Getty Images)

Sandoval Warns Of Fallout From Federal Shutdown

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval is warning state residents they may lose some federally funded benefits if the government shutdown continues.

10/08/2013

Lake Mead is seen in the distance behind boats in dry dock near the Lake Mead Marina. (photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Shutdown Impacts Lake Mead, Red Rock

The federal government shutdown that began early Tuesday morning is already affecting a popular spot for visitors.

10/01/2013

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