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Credit: Channel 13 Action News

Firefighters Battle Fire, Wind on Mt. Charleston

Firefighters are hoping to quell a wildfire in steep terrain on Mount Charleston before gusty winds sweep through the Las Vegas area.


Credit: LVMPD

Arrest Made In Mt. Charleston Marijuana Farm Case

Police finally have a break in the case of multiple marijuana farms recently discovered just outside of Las Vegas.



Crews Recovering Hiker After Mt. Charleston Fall

Police say an effort to recover the body of a man who died after falling on Mount Charleston was delayed by an effort to rescue a stranded hiker who was with him.



Hiker Dies After Fall On Mt. Charleston

Las Vegas police say a hiker has died on Mount Charleston. Police say the hiker fell about 60 feet in the area of Mary Jane Falls.



Mt. Charleston Expansion Discussed

A bill now in the Legislature would allow the expansion of a popular snow attraction west of Las Vegas.



Injured Mt. Charleston Hiker Rescued

Metro’s Search and Rescue units were called out to rescue an injured hiker who had fallen in the area of Echo Canyon on Mount Charleston Friday afternoon. Metro was informed of a hiker who had […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/12/2011


Area Residents Fear Loss of Fire Station

With the state facing a budget shortfall, Gov. Brian Sandoval has proposed transferring responsibility for staffing the Mount Charleston fire stations to Clark County in the next 18 months.

CBS Las Vegas–02/08/2011

Wildfire Leaves Nature Black, Resort in Red

  The Mt. Charleston wildfire is a week old, but resorts in the area say the damaging effects will be felt for some time.