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Nevada & Feds Study Nuke-Waste Burial Site

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada and the federal government are agreeing to have a panel keep studying whether the U.S. will bury radioactive material from Tennessee at a former nuclear weapons proving ground north of Las […]

CBS Las Vegas–12/23/2014

Cecil Garland led the fight 30 years ago to prevent an extensive nuclear weapons base from being built along the Utah-Nevada border. (Michael Smith/Getty Images)

Rancher Who Fought Against Nuclear Missile Base Dies

Cecil Garland led the fight 30 years ago to prevent an extensive nuclear weapons base from being built along the Utah-Nevada border. He was 88.

05/16/2014