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Schools Get Performance Ratings

Clark County celebrated 53 high-performing schools as state education officials released the achievement tally for the 2012-13 year.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–09/16/2013

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News Racks Clog Strip Traffic, County Says

The Clark County Commission will introduce an ordinance this week to eliminate the controversial newsracks that line the Strip, and feature adult entertainment.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–09/16/2013

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Sandoval Visits Manuel Cortez Elementary

A Las Vegas elementary school was in the spotlight Friday, with a visit from Governor Brian Sandoval. The governor’s been on a fact-finding mission the so-called “zoom” schools throughout the state.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–09/15/2013

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Fiesta de Las Vegas This Weekend

The celebration spotlights Latin American culture, starting with a parade Saturday morning at the Fremont Street Experience

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–09/13/2013

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UNLV Official Downplays Deferred Maintenance Concerns

The Nevada Board of Regents will be looking at how to pay for a growing list of building maintenance problems on the state’s college and university campuses.


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Judge Won’t Stay Death Penalty Case Based on Expense

A defense attorney contends the legislature is likely to begin the repeal process on Nevada’s death penalty after a state-ordered financial audit of capital prosecutions is delivered.


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UNLV Ranks Sixth for Campus Diversity

For the third year in a row, UNLV has earned a top spot on the U.S. News and World Report’s universtiy rankings for diversity.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–09/11/2013

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Kindergarten students learn about the American flag on September 11,2013

9-11 School Focus: Flags, Heroes, Service

Clark County schools are exposing students to September 11 in measured doses appropriate to grade level.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–09/11/2013

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High Roller Nearly Ready To Roll

The final rim piece of the 500-foot observation wheel called the High Roller was put in place on Tuesday.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–09/10/2013

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States Lead Pot Policy Shift

Expect Nevada to be part of a multi-state push for legal recreational marijuana in 2016, as the politics of pot continue to shift.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–09/09/2013