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Lake Mead


Investigators Probe Death In Lake Mead Tunnel

Nevada safety regulators are investigating a construction accident that killed one worker and injured another in a water supply tunnel being built at Lake Mead.


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 […]


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Family Guide To Lake Mead

Las Vegas residents know that the real city excitement is not found on the strip. Nevada is home to some of the most beautiful outdoor areas in the country, including gorgeous Lake Mead. Lake Mead Recreation Area is just a quick 30-minute drive from the lights and bustle of Las Vegas Boulevard. If you are looking for a great day outing for your family, or even a relaxing weekend of camping, Lake Mead is a perfect destination.



Pedestrian Killed By Ambulance

An unidentified man died last night after being hit by an ambulance in North Las Vegas.


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Less Water Forecasted For Lake Mead

The valley’s largest source of drinking water could be affected by a new forecast for the Colorado River.



Driver Killed In Northwest Valley Accident

One person has died in an accident that happened around 9:40 this morning


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Concrete Work Advances Lake Mead Water Project

A massive marine concrete pouring operation is under way for a new water supply pipeline from Lake Mead to Las Vegas.

CBS Las Vegas–03/06/2012

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Pipeline Opponents Call For Altenatives

A group opposing a $15-billion pipeline says there are alternatives to bringing groundwater from rural Nevada to Las Vegas.

CBS Las Vegas–01/31/2012

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Preliminary Report Released On Helicopter Crash

Federal investigators are looking at unexpected turns and a sudden climb that a sightseeing helicopter made moments before last week’s deadly crash near Lake Mead.



Newlyweds From India Among Copter Crash Victims

Medical examiners have identified a newlywed couple from New Delhi, India, as among the five people killed in the crash of a sightseeing helicopter outside Las Vegas last week.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–12/11/2011