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The sun shines bright in the blue skies over the Bay Area. (CBS)

2 Die In Southern Nevada From Triple-Digit Heat

LAS VEGAS  (AP) — Officials say two men have died in southern Nevada of causes linked to the excessive summer heat. The Clark County coroner’s office ruled the death of a 30-year-old Joshua Warren Douglas Davis […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/08/2015

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Dunkin Donuts Helps Collect Water

Dunkin Donuts is having a bottled water drive for the Salvation Army through July 31st.


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Southern Nevada Solar Projects Approved

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Three solar projects in the Dry Lake area in southern Nevada have been approved, marking the Interior Department’s first grouped approval on public land that it had already blessed for such use. […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/01/2015

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

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No Plans For More Water Restrictions In Southern Nevada

Even though California’s governor has called for mandatory water restrictions, policies in the Vegas Valley are not expected to change.


Rancher Cliven Bundy speaks during a news conference near his ranch on April 24, 2014 in Bunkerville, Nev. (credit: David Becker/Getty Images)

Bundy Supporters Heading To Nevada Legislature

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Southern Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and supporters are planning to swarm the Nevada Legislature in support of a bill seeking to reclaim land from the federal government. Bundy and his […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/25/2015

Las Vegas Home Prices Fall By 33 Percent From 2007 To '08, 2nd Largest Drop

Economy Heading To Pre-Recession Levels

Optimism on the horizon for Nevadans


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Nevada’s 150th Birthday

First-ever Nevada Day Parade in Downtown Las Vegas


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Tourism Rally Tuesday

The engine that drives our economy is tourism. This week Las Vegas is celebrating that with a few key events.


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Tax Scams Hit Las Vegas

The IRS tells KXNT phone scams have ramped up in recent weeks. Alleged scammers are calling people’s homes and demanding payment on an outstanding obligation.