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Search On For Missing Henderson Man At Lake Mead

BOULDER CITY, Nev. (AP)–The National Park Service says rangers and helicopters are searching for a Henderson man who was reported missing after his boat was found unoccupied at Lake Mead. Lake Mead National Recreation Area […]

CBS Las Vegas–08/11/2015


2 Bodies Found At Lake Mead National Recreation Area

BOULDER CITY, Nevada — The bodies of an adult female and adult male from Golden Valley, Arizona, were found near Greggs Hideout in Lake Mead National Recreation Area Aug. 2. At 4:53 p.m. Aug. 2, […]

CBS Las Vegas–08/04/2015

File photo of Lake Mead. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Woman Seriously Injured In Boat Crash At Lake Mead

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A boat crash at Lake Mead has left one woman suffering from life-threatening injuries. Lake officials responded to the report of a crash at Sandy Beach Wednesday. According to a National Park […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/16/2015

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Body Found At Lake Mead

Identity not confirmed, but a swimmer went missing in that same area last weekend


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


Photo Credit: Randy Yagi

Travel Guide To Utah’s Arches National Park

Travel guide to Utah’s Arches National Park, featuring the world’s largest collection of natural stone arches.


File photo of a wildfire in the Santa Fe National Forest. (Photo by Neil Jacobs/Getty Images)

Seasonal Fire Rules Imposed On Open Lands In Southern Nevada

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Federal and state agencies are putting seasonal fire restrictions into effect to try to prevent wildfires in vast recreation and wilderness areas in southern Nevada. Bureau of Land Management spokeswoman Kirsten Cannon […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/15/2015

Lake Havasu file photo by William F. Campbell / Getty Images

Drunk Boating Crackdown

Multi-agency effort planned for the weekend


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.