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Vegas-Area Mountain Fire Seen As Threat To Species

An expert on rare butterflies in the mountains northwest of Las Vegas says a wildfire burning since July 1 on Mount Charleston could lead to extinction for several animal species found nowhere else on Earth.

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Suspect In Deadly Crash Now In Police Custody

Police have identified the man accused of slamming his car into a southwest valley bus stop, killing four people and injuring eight others


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State Approves $60M For Freeway Fixes

Nevada officials are setting aside $60 million to start another massive road construction project to improve Interstate 15.


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Crews Get Handle On Wildfire

A brush fire in the foothills west of the valley was fully contained as of this morning, but crews remain at the scene putting out hot spots.


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Vegas Strip Traffic Snarled After Trench Fails

Las Vegas Strip vehicle traffic will be messy through the weekend while crews repair a construction trench collapse.