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Teen Presumed Drowned At Lake Mohave

Searchers find 17-year-old who went under while cliff jumping with friends

07/01/2015

Aerials Of Lake Mead National Recreation Area

2 Rescued From Mine Shaft Near Lake Mead

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two people were rescued from a mine shaft near Lake Mead after they reported a rattlesnake in their path. National Park Service spokeswoman Christie Vanover said both were out and safe as […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/26/2015

Small plane emergency landing at Boulder Beach on Lake Mead. Monday, June 22, 2015. (National Park Service photo via twitter)

“Emergency Landing” At Lake Mead

Only minor injuries in crash of small plane with four aboard

06/22/2015

LAKE MEAD NRA, NV - MAY 13:  Low water levels are visible at Lake Mead on May 13, 2015 in Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Nevada. As severe drought grips parts of the Western United States, Lake Mead, which was once the largest reservoir in the nation, has seen its surface elevation drop below 1,080 feet above sea level, its lowest level since the construction of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Top Day Trips From Las Vegas

Las 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.

06/20/2015

(Credit: nps.gov)

Man Dies In Lake Mead

BOULDER CITY, Nevada — A caller notified the Lake Mead National Recreation Area Interagency Commun ications Center that a man swimming near Boulder Beach appeared to be drowning.

06/14/2015

Lake Mead

Lake Mead’s Many Visitors

(Boulder City, Nevada) — The National Park Service reports nearly 7-million people visited the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in 2014.

04/23/2015

Photo Credit: Thinkstock

Top Spots To Go Fishing Near Las Vegas

From local parks to nearby fishing charters, here’s a look at an angler’s best bet to catching a fish near Las Vegas.

04/11/2015

Boats on Lake Mead (photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Swimmers Warned To Avoid Algae Areas At Lake Mead

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Lake Mead authorities are warning swimmers and watercraft users to stay out of algae-covered water at the Las Vegas Boat Harbor and near Hoover Dam. The National Park Service said Friday that a […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/13/2015

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Husband, Wife Sentenced To Prison In Cabbie’s 2012 Murder

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Officials say a husband and wife found guilty in a murderous love triangle have been sentenced to prison. Christopher Ross and Georgene “Cookie” Ross were sentenced Monday after pleading guilty to involuntary […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/09/2015

Jurors 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. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Jury Awards $16-Million To Families Of Four Killed In Sightseeing Helicopter Crash

Jurors 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.

09/19/2014

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