Desert Princess Loses Power, But Passengers Are OkayPark officials say around 12:30 p.m. the Lake Mead Interagency Communication Center, or dispatch, received a radio distress call from the Desert Princess, reporting that the vessel had somehow lost power with 163 passengers on board.
Pelicans, Swans Illegally Killed in Nevada Wildlife AreasGame wardens in Nevada say they've seen what they call an alarming increase in illegally killed waterfowl after a hunting season closed Jan. 29 in two wildlife management areas in southern Nevada.
US, Nevada Crews Reseeding 10,000 Acres of Burned RangelandState and federal land managers launched an aerial reseeding effort to stabilize and rehabilitate more than 10,000 acres of public land burned by wildfires in eastern Nevada last year.
Reward Offered in Mule Deer Killings Near Mount CharlestonState officials say a $3,000 reward has been posted for information about the shooting deaths of eight mule deer left to waste during a three-week span in September near Mount Charleston.
Pesky Peacocks Pose Problems for Newton's Vegas NeighborsFeathers are flying in the neighborhood around Wayne Newton's estate, where residents are complaining that peafowl like the ones on the Las Vegas showman's 40-acre ranch have become roosting, roaming pests.
Drunk Boating CrackdownMulti-agency effort planned for the weekend
Las Vegan Convicted Of PoachingHunter shot deer in an area he wasn't allowed to
Missing Family Found Alive, OKFamily found after two nights in sub-zero weather
Gone Fishing? Wash Off Those Waders! The Nevada Department of Wildlife wants anglers to help stem the spread of New Zealand mud snails in southern Nevada.
Erin Brockovich Arrested While Boating In NevadaEnvironmental activist Erin Brockovich, portrayed by Julia Roberts in a 2000 movie about her fight over the pollution of a California town, has been arrested on suspicion of boating while intoxicated at Lake Mead near Las Vegas, authorities said Sunday.