Lake Mead

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Prescribed Burns Planned Near Lake Mead

Two prescribed burns are scheduled near Lake Mead over the next few weeks.

03/25/2013

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Lake Mead Adds Restrictions To Watercraft Use

The National Park Service says personal watercraft owners with carbureted two-stroke engines are going to have to keep their Jet-Skis, SeaDoos and WaveRunners off Lake Mead and Lake Mohave after Jan. 1.

12/14/2012

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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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Lake Mead Swimmers Report Skin Problem

Rangers say a higher than normal waterfowl population at Lake Mead’s Boulder Beach may be to blame for the poison ivy-like rash some swimmers have reported over the weekend.

10/09/2012

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National Parks Offer Free Admission

You can visit your favorite national park this Saturday at no charge.

09/28/2012

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Coroner IDs Vegas Man Killed In Rollover

Authorities have identified a 61-year-old Las Vegas man killed in a weekend rollover near Lake Mead that also injured his passenger.

09/04/2012

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Man Dead In Lake Mead After Trying To Fetch Lure

A 49-year-old North Las Vegas man is dead after reportedly trying to recover his fishing lure in Lake Mead.

09/03/2012

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Apparent Drowning At Lake Mead

(Las Vegas, NV) — A 49-year-old North Las Vegas man has apparently drowned at Lake Mead. The National Park Service says rangers were notified early yesterday morning the man went missing while trying to recover […]

09/03/2012

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Search For Missing Teen Continues

(Henderson, NV) — Search efforts have resumed today for a teenager who reportedly fell into a Henderson flood channel. Police and firefighters began the search for 17 year-old William Mootz Wednesday morning, after someone reported seeing him in the […]

08/23/2012

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Getaway Guru: One-Tank Trip to Lake Mead

Las Vegas is a bustling city with a lot of entertainment, but sometimes visitors and locals long for a quiet getaway not too far from home. Lake Mead’s nearby natural recreation area and scenic drive offer plenty of draw, especially because the whole trip takes less than a tank of gas. Explore a road trip loop that will take you by beautiful views, restaurants, shopping and outdoor recreation that heavily contrasts the electronic flash and facades that lure locals and visitors to Las Vegas.

08/18/2012

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