Las Vegas Economy

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NASCAR Weekend Pays Off For Vegas

NASCAR Weekend proved to be a sure bet for Las Vegas.


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Taxable Sales Increase

Taxable sales rose in March, despite a slowdown in Clark County spending.


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Convention Center Renovation Revived

With the economy showing signs of improvement, the Las Vegas Convention Center is slated to get a renovation.


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Nevada Casino Revenue Jumps 18 Percent In January

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada casinos took in more than $1 billion in gambling revenue in January, posting an 18.4 percent increase over the same month a year earlier largely because of gamblers on […]



Joe’s Journal: The Las Vegas Economy

Joe stops by a restaurant and visits with someone that has an interesting angle on the economy.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–02/17/2012

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Occupy Vegas Protesters Camp Lease Extended

County officials granted Occupy Las Vegas protesters a 90-extension to keep open a camp near the University of Nevada, Las Vegas that was slated to close next week.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–11/19/2011

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Joe’s Journal: What’s for the Weekend

Joe looks at a conversation of what someone is planning for the weekend, evaluates his bank service, and why there is a picture of chicken wings in this blog.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–09/17/2011


Joe’s Journal: Vlog 2.1

Joe Gillespie returns to Las Vegas and his weekly video segment. Today he looks at his trip Philadelphia and some interesting things on his journey back.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–06/22/2011


Visitors Stay Longer, Spend More

Some encouraging news from the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority.


Joe's Journal: Vlog 2.0

Joe’s Video Journal for December 10th, 2010. Click here for more information on KLUC Toy Drive.